<![CDATA[Vahe Gregorian: Sports Columns & Blogs | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/ The Kansas City Star newspaper and KansasCity.com in Kansas City, MO bring you Vahe Gregorian from sports columns and blogs. en-us Copyright 2014 The Kansas City Star Wed, 21 May 2014 09:36:58 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 21 May 2014 09:36:58 CDT Vahe Gregorian 60 Purple pain for K-State when opportunity to make splash nationally slips away http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article2162012.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:02:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article2162012.html Monday’s energy is a no-show for the Royals on Tuesday http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article2136416.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:21:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article2136416.html Injury concerns continue to mount for Chiefs in road loss to Broncos http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article2110141.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 14 Sep 2014 22:13:39 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article2110141.html Here are 15 ways in 15 days for the Kansas City Royals to make the playoffs http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article2100917.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 13 Sep 2014 17:45:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article2100917.html The Royals’ fielding, an asset all season, has mysteriously gone south http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article2097335.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:35:15 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article2097335.html Peyton Manning’s return was more improbable than inevitable http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article2068266.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:15:57 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article2068266.html NFL and Roger Goodell can’t shield themselves anymore in the Ray Rice case http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article2059389.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:34:35 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article2059389.html Chiefs’ struggle magnified by 2013 success http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1991033.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 20:20:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1991033.html It’s just one NFL game, but the Chiefs start out in fiasco mode http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1874163.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 07 Sep 2014 20:37:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1874163.html Danny Duffy injury highlights Royals’ offensive shortcomings http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1792114.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 06 Sep 2014 21:24:11 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1792114.html James Shields gives KC Royals the performance they need in win over Yankees http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1635908.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 05 Sep 2014 22:55:35 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1635908.html The true test of Dayton Moore’s vision is at hand this September http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1395002.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 23:42:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1395002.html Royals’ offense backsliding as September playoff chase approaches http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1338968.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:18:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1338968.html Handling Butler-Hosmer situation could be pivotal for Royals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1333360.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 30 Aug 2014 19:45:27 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1333360.html Royals’ offense is greater than the sum of its low-profile parts http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1322283.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:56:13 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1322283.html Australian pitcher Liam Hendriks is an unlikely hero in Royals’ victory http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1313827.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:03:43 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1313827.html Ned Yost’s bad bedside manner clouds his message to Royals fans http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1312622.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:58:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1312622.html Matt Cassel’s return, Chiefs’ preseason struggles are bad reminders http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1285140.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 Aug 2014 23:46:59 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1285140.html Other side of the sack: Brett Favre feels impact of being NFL’s most-hit QB http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1269677.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 Aug 2014 13:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1269677.html Deacon Jones redirected football, and ripples remain in today’s NFL http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1269786.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 Aug 2014 13:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1269786.html Former Chiefs QB Trent Green knows well how a hit can change things http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1272729.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 Aug 2014 13:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1272729.html Mizzou making strides in dealing with past and future in wake of alleged sexual assault cases http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1273399.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 22:06:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1273399.html It’s only an exhibition, but Chiefs show reasons for concern http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1244516.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 17 Aug 2014 22:48:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1244516.html The Chiefs simply can’t afford to part with Dwayne Bowe — for now, anyway http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1237511.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 21:14:12 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1237511.html Trading for, and keeping, James Shields was pivotal to Royals’ resurgence http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1237204.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 19:40:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1237204.html In rallying past the A’s, the Royals show some needed, late-season toughness http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1226401.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 14 Aug 2014 20:50:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1226401.html Pitching will give Royals a chance to fulfill ‘special time’ http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1208870.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 23:05:12 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1208870.html Kansas State has monumental task ahead when Bill Snyder retires http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1184964.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 09 Aug 2014 21:42:20 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1184964.html Resurgent Royals now face to face with challenge of contention http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1181864.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 08 Aug 2014 22:36:22 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1181864.html Sean Smith’s play a bright spot in otherwise dreary Chiefs secondary performance http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1170242.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 07 Aug 2014 22:37:54 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1170242.html Royals Hall of Famer Frank White hits the campaign trail http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1106187.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:55:40 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article1106187.html Chiefs left tackle Eric Fisher relishes fresh chance to prove himself http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article855853.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:25:11 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article855853.html Thrice-cut Chiefs cornerback Ron Parker finally finding a home http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article835770.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:34:36 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article835770.html Billy Butler still holds the key for Royals’ success http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article830168.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:03:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article830168.html Royals pitcher Danny Duffy is keeping it real http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article809778.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 26 Jul 2014 17:29:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article809778.html Team-player Jamaal Charles admits he couldn’t have pulled off a holdout http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article800006.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:45:32 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article800006.html Sporting Group’s latest vision further cements KC’s soccer-capital status http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article791688.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:00:32 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article791688.html Jack Sock’s Wimbledon victory reflects long journey, family sacrifice http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article703990.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 11:09:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article703990.html College Football Playoff’s secret sauce will be ‘common sense’ http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article676086.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 05 Jul 2014 17:54:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article676086.html KC’s soccer boom reflects Lamar Hunt’s vision, Sporting’s results http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article660682.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 22:48:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article660682.html Having realized a lifelong dream, Missouri coach Kim Anderson gets to work http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article635530.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 14:42:54 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article635530.html Royals’ resurgence changed complexion of the season http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article595061.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 21 Jun 2014 19:43:21 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article595061.html Rob Riggle on being a Kansas City Royals fan: Pain has a payoff http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article582001/Rob-Riggle-on-being-a-Kansas-City-Royals-fan-Pain-has-a-payoff.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 11:12:38 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article582001/Rob-Riggle-on-being-a-Kansas-City-Royals-fan-Pain-has-a-payoff.html Matt Besler carries Kansas City’s soccer flag into Brazil for the World Cup http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article552396/Matt-Besler-carries-Kansas-City’s-soccer-flag-into-Brazil-for-the-World-Cup.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 14 Jun 2014 10:53:30 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article552396/Matt-Besler-carries-Kansas-City’s-soccer-flag-into-Brazil-for-the-World-Cup.html U.S. Open’s journey back to Pinehurst conjures memories of Missouri native Payne Stewart http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article539808/U.S.-Open’s-journey-back-to-Pinehurst-conjures-memories-of-Missouri-native-Payne-Stewart.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 21:46:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article539808/U.S.-Open’s-journey-back-to-Pinehurst-conjures-memories-of-Missouri-native-Payne-Stewart.html On Gehrig anniversary, George Brett, Tom Watson, John Dorsey share sorrows of ALS http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article497802/On-Gehrig-anniversary-George-Brett-Tom-Watson-John-Dorsey-share-sorrows-of-ALS.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 20:02:15 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article497802/On-Gehrig-anniversary-George-Brett-Tom-Watson-John-Dorsey-share-sorrows-of-ALS.html Royals’ Holland stays true to roots after improbable rise http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article445083/Royals’-Holland-stays-true-to-roots-after-improbable-rise.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 01 Jun 2014 00:09:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article445083/Royals’-Holland-stays-true-to-roots-after-improbable-rise.html Hitting coaches come and hitting coaches go ... especially for the Royals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article434601/Hitting-coaches-come-and-hitting-coaches-go-...-especially-for-the-Royals.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 29 May 2014 22:14:21 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article434601/Hitting-coaches-come-and-hitting-coaches-go-...-especially-for-the-Royals.html Royals manager Ned Yost chalks up funk to leadership void, immaturity http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article427224/Royals-manager-Ned-Yost-chalks-up-funk-to-leadership-void-immaturity.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 28 May 2014 18:17:40 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article427224/Royals-manager-Ned-Yost-chalks-up-funk-to-leadership-void-immaturity.html Royals can exhale about Ventura but not their feeble offense http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article421146/Royals-can-exhale-about-Ventura-but-not-their-feeble-offense.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 28 May 2014 00:13:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article421146/Royals-can-exhale-about-Ventura-but-not-their-feeble-offense.html Unique offensive lineman Duvernay-Tardif doubles as Chiefs’ draft pick and budding doctor http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article408793/Unique-offensive-lineman-Duvernay-Tardif-doubles-as-Chiefs’-draft-pick-and-budding-doctor.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 24 May 2014 20:26:44 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article408793/Unique-offensive-lineman-Duvernay-Tardif-doubles-as-Chiefs’-draft-pick-and-budding-doctor.html Royals walking a fine line with Mike Moustakas http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article394721/Royals-walking-a-fine-line-with-Mike-Moustakas.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 May 2014 22:47:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article394721/Royals-walking-a-fine-line-with-Mike-Moustakas.html It’s time for Tigers and Jayhawks to make up http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article364685/It’s-time-for-Tigers-and-Jayhawks-to-make-up.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 18 May 2014 00:26:33 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article364685/It’s-time-for-Tigers-and-Jayhawks-to-make-up.html Public-relations machine muddies Sam’s story http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article292957/Public-relations-machine-muddies-Sam’s-story.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 15 May 2014 23:59:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article292957/Public-relations-machine-muddies-Sam’s-story.html St. Louis Rams make Michael Sam feel at home http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article357792/St.-Louis-Rams-make-Michael-Sam-feel-at-home.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 13 May 2014 23:11:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article357792/St.-Louis-Rams-make-Michael-Sam-feel-at-home.html Michael Sam’s moment in NFL Draft comes right on time http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article355158/Michael-Sam’s-moment-in-NFL-Draft-comes-right-on-time.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 10 May 2014 21:15:23 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article355158/Michael-Sam’s-moment-in-NFL-Draft-comes-right-on-time.html After-dark NASCAR race at Kansas Speedway has a unique glow http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article354569/After-dark-NASCAR-race-at-Kansas-Speedway-has-a-unique-glow.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 09 May 2014 23:14:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article354569/After-dark-NASCAR-race-at-Kansas-Speedway-has-a-unique-glow.html It’s not early for the Royals, but it’s not late, either http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article349887/It’s-not-early-for-the-Royals-but-it’s-not-late-either.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 04 May 2014 20:07:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article349887/It’s-not-early-for-the-Royals-but-it’s-not-late-either.html MU coach Kim Anderson’s upbringing made him the man he is today http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article349327/MU-coach-Kim-Anderson’s-upbringing-made-him-the-man-he-is-today.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 03 May 2014 20:07:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article349327/MU-coach-Kim-Anderson’s-upbringing-made-him-the-man-he-is-today.html For Kim Anderson, the path back to MU wasn’t a straight line http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article347745/For-Kim-Anderson-the-path-back-to-MU-wasn’t-a-straight-line.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 19:48:12 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article347745/For-Kim-Anderson-the-path-back-to-MU-wasn’t-a-straight-line.html Nostalgia aside, MU has hired the right coach in Kim Anderson http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article347488/Nostalgia-aside-MU-has-hired-the-right-coach-in-Kim-Anderson.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 22:15:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article347488/Nostalgia-aside-MU-has-hired-the-right-coach-in-Kim-Anderson.html Alden wouldn’t be wrong by returning to Mizzou’s roots with Kim Anderson http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article347159/Alden-wouldn’t-be-wrong-by-returning-to-Mizzou’s-roots-with-Kim-Anderson.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 26 Apr 2014 22:08:40 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article347159/Alden-wouldn’t-be-wrong-by-returning-to-Mizzou’s-roots-with-Kim-Anderson.html Few certainties in MU search, but don’t count on Gregg Marshall, Tim Floyd http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article346621/Few-certainties-in-MU-search-but-don’t-count-on-Gregg-Marshall-Tim-Floyd.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:36:30 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article346621/Few-certainties-in-MU-search-but-don’t-count-on-Gregg-Marshall-Tim-Floyd.html What’s real is no slam dunk in coaching searches http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article346201/What’s-real-is-no-slam-dunk-in-coaching-searches.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 22:07:40 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article346201/What’s-real-is-no-slam-dunk-in-coaching-searches.html Royals can overcome the error of their ways http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article344369/Royals-can-overcome-the-error-of-their-ways.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 05 Apr 2014 21:05:23 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article344369/Royals-can-overcome-the-error-of-their-ways.html Home opener is a hit for the Royals, thanks to ‘Superman’ Alex Gordon http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article344308/Home-opener-is-a-hit-for-the-Royals-thanks-to-‘Superman’-Alex-Gordon.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 22:41:43 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article344308/Home-opener-is-a-hit-for-the-Royals-thanks-to-‘Superman’-Alex-Gordon.html Kentucky’s Cauley-Stein stays in the game on the sideline http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article343713/Kentucky’s-Cauley-Stein-stays-in-the-game-on-the-sideline.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Mar 2014 22:23:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article343713/Kentucky’s-Cauley-Stein-stays-in-the-game-on-the-sideline.html Central Missouri’s Anderson wins one for the good guys http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article343668/Central-Missouri’s-Anderson-wins-one-for-the-good-guys.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 29 Mar 2014 21:43:39 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article343668/Central-Missouri’s-Anderson-wins-one-for-the-good-guys.html Yordano Ventura has the stuff dreams are made of http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article343428/Yordano-Ventura-has-the-stuff-dreams-are-made-of.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 30 Mar 2014 00:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article343428/Yordano-Ventura-has-the-stuff-dreams-are-made-of.html Even in defeat, Shockers’ final game lived up to hype and then some http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article343114/Even-in-defeat-Shockers’-final-game-lived-up-to-hype-and-then-some.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 23 Mar 2014 20:19:40 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article343114/Even-in-defeat-Shockers’-final-game-lived-up-to-hype-and-then-some.html Ron Baker embodies spirit of Wichita State’s second March in the national spotlight http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article343065/Ron-Baker-embodies-spirit-of-Wichita-State’s-second-March-in-the-national-spotlight.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 22 Mar 2014 20:43:44 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article343065/Ron-Baker-embodies-spirit-of-Wichita-State’s-second-March-in-the-national-spotlight.html KU’s Jamari Traylor has come a long way in more ways than one http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article343005/KU’s-Jamari-Traylor-has-come-a-long-way-in-more-ways-than-one.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 22:09:21 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article343005/KU’s-Jamari-Traylor-has-come-a-long-way-in-more-ways-than-one.html K-State’s Marcus Foster takes lesson learned at KU into Kentucky game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article342910/K-State’s-Marcus-Foster-takes-lesson-learned-at-KU-into-Kentucky-game.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 21:36:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article342910/K-State’s-Marcus-Foster-takes-lesson-learned-at-KU-into-Kentucky-game.html NIT is no irrelevant tourney to the Missouri Tigers http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article342727/NIT-is-no-irrelevant-tourney-to-the-Missouri-Tigers.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 23:26:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article342727/NIT-is-no-irrelevant-tourney-to-the-Missouri-Tigers.html Gregg Marshall, the man behind Wichita State’s No. 1 seed: ‘Nothing’s ever been given to me’ http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article342493/Gregg-Marshall-the-man-behind-Wichita-State’s-No.-1-seed-‘Nothing’s-ever-been-given-to-me’.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 16 Mar 2014 19:57:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article342493/Gregg-Marshall-the-man-behind-Wichita-State’s-No.-1-seed-‘Nothing’s-ever-been-given-to-me’.html Fifty years ago, Kansas City saw its maddest March of college hoops http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article342413/Fifty-years-ago-Kansas-City-saw-its-maddest-March-of-college-hoops.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 15 Mar 2014 13:32:32 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article342413/Fifty-years-ago-Kansas-City-saw-its-maddest-March-of-college-hoops.html With Iowa State coach Fred Hoiberg momentarily ablaze, Cyclones ignite, too http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article342385/With-Iowa-State-coach-Fred-Hoiberg-momentarily-ablaze-Cyclones-ignite-too.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 23:02:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article342385/With-Iowa-State-coach-Fred-Hoiberg-momentarily-ablaze-Cyclones-ignite-too.html Andrew Wiggins delivers when it matters most for KU http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article342264/Andrew-Wiggins-delivers-when-it-matters-most-for-KU.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 20:28:11 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article342264/Andrew-Wiggins-delivers-when-it-matters-most-for-KU.html Wheelchair basketball players forge path to success at Missouri http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article341792/Wheelchair-basketball-players-forge-path-to-success-at-Missouri.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 05:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article341792/Wheelchair-basketball-players-forge-path-to-success-at-Missouri.html Language no barrier between Royals, outfielder Nori Aoki http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article341733/Language-no-barrier-between-Royals-outfielder-Nori-Aoki.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 08 Mar 2014 16:20:50 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article341733/Language-no-barrier-between-Royals-outfielder-Nori-Aoki.html Infante should plug a big hole for Royals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article341576/Infante-should-plug-a-big-hole-for-Royals.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 21:01:29 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article341576/Infante-should-plug-a-big-hole-for-Royals.html Royals lefty pitcher Danny Duffy is hard-wired with resilience http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article341030/Royals-lefty-pitcher-Danny-Duffy-is-hard-wired-with-resilience.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 19:57:56 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article341030/Royals-lefty-pitcher-Danny-Duffy-is-hard-wired-with-resilience.html With Luke Hochevar thriving, Royals shouldn’t rock the boat http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article340912/With-Luke-Hochevar-thriving-Royals-shouldn’t-rock-the-boat.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 19:18:14 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article340912/With-Luke-Hochevar-thriving-Royals-shouldn’t-rock-the-boat.html Unbeaten but not finished: Wichita State recognizes fame is fleeting http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article340759/Unbeaten-but-not-finished-Wichita-State-recognizes-fame-is-fleeting.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 01 Mar 2014 20:27:48 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article340759/Unbeaten-but-not-finished-Wichita-State-recognizes-fame-is-fleeting.html Unless Frank Haith can turn talent into teamwork, Missouri’s slide will continue http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article340482/Unless-Frank-Haith-can-turn-talent-into-teamwork-Missouri’s-slide-will-continue.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 20:29:15 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article340482/Unless-Frank-Haith-can-turn-talent-into-teamwork-Missouri’s-slide-will-continue.html Wow time for Wiggins: Freshman star takes quantum leap in KU’s win over Texas http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article339929/Wow-time-for-Wiggins-Freshman-star-takes-quantum-leap-in-KU’s-win-over-Texas.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 22 Feb 2014 23:41:26 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article339929/Wow-time-for-Wiggins-Freshman-star-takes-quantum-leap-in-KU’s-win-over-Texas.html Michael Sam’s publicist tries to get ahead of 'the distractions' http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article339760/Michael-Sam’s-publicist-tries-to-get-ahead-of-the-distractions.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 22:26:45 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article339760/Michael-Sam’s-publicist-tries-to-get-ahead-of-the-distractions.html In Columbia, hate meets its match as community stands with Michael Sam http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article339261/In-Columbia-hate-meets-its-match-as-community-stands-with-Michael-Sam.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 15 Feb 2014 21:46:57 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article339261/In-Columbia-hate-meets-its-match-as-community-stands-with-Michael-Sam.html Winning basketball games hasn’t defined life of William Jewell’s Holley http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article339122/Winning-basketball-games-hasn’t-defined-life-of-William-Jewell’s-Holley.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 22:22:35 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article339122/Winning-basketball-games-hasn’t-defined-life-of-William-Jewell’s-Holley.html Unbeaten Wichita State Shockers are really good but underappreciated http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article338872/Unbeaten-Wichita-State-Shockers-are-really-good-but-underappreciated.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 23:23:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article338872/Unbeaten-Wichita-State-Shockers-are-really-good-but-underappreciated.html Michael Sam’s struggle in coming out only validates his success http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article338764/Michael-Sam’s-struggle-in-coming-out-only-validates-his-success.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 23:24:26 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article338764/Michael-Sam’s-struggle-in-coming-out-only-validates-his-success.html If all else is equal among contenders, Yordano Ventura should be Royals’ fifth starter http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article338614/If-all-else-is-equal-among-contenders-Yordano-Ventura-should-be-Royals’-fifth-starter.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 08 Feb 2014 20:45:23 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article338614/If-all-else-is-equal-among-contenders-Yordano-Ventura-should-be-Royals’-fifth-starter.html U.S. skating champion Gracie Gold took first strides to Sochi in Springfield http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article338421/U.S.-skating-champion-Gracie-Gold-took-first-strides-to-Sochi-in-Springfield.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 20:43:22 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article338421/U.S.-skating-champion-Gracie-Gold-took-first-strides-to-Sochi-in-Springfield.html Brown, Clarkson carry MU, but can’t carry Tigers to victory http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article338021/Brown-Clarkson-carry-MU-but-can’t-carry-Tigers-to-victory.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 01 Feb 2014 19:19:35 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article338021/Brown-Clarkson-carry-MU-but-can’t-carry-Tigers-to-victory.html MU’s Alden apologizes in swimmer's death http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article337791/MU’s-Alden-apologizes-in-swimmers-death.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 20:38:46 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article337791/MU’s-Alden-apologizes-in-swimmers-death.html Parents say the system failed former MU swimmer Sasha Menu Courey http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article337405/Parents-say-the-system-failed-former-MU-swimmer-Sasha-Menu-Courey.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 26 Jan 2014 23:26:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article337405/Parents-say-the-system-failed-former-MU-swimmer-Sasha-Menu-Courey.html Key question for Royals this season: ‘If not now, then when?’ http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article337266/Key-question-for-Royals-this-season-‘If-not-now-then-when’.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 14:20:13 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article337266/Key-question-for-Royals-this-season-‘If-not-now-then-when’.html KU’s Joel Embiid cool under pressure http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article336931/KU’s-Joel-Embiid-cool-under-pressure.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 23:19:03 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article336931/KU’s-Joel-Embiid-cool-under-pressure.html KC has an Olympian (sort of) in Missouri Mavericks’ Henrik Ødegaard http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article336709/KC-has-an-Olympian-sort-of-in-Missouri-Mavericks’-Henrik-Ødegaard.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 13:25:54 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article336709/KC-has-an-Olympian-sort-of-in-Missouri-Mavericks’-Henrik-Ødegaard.html Marshall’s plan: Wichita State coach saves his concerns for Shockers’ next game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article336547/Marshall’s-plan-Wichita-State-coach-saves-his-concerns-for-Shockers’-next-game.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 21:39:55 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article336547/Marshall’s-plan-Wichita-State-coach-saves-his-concerns-for-Shockers’-next-game.html After thumping Kansas State, Jayhawks show they are force to be reckoned with http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article336115/After-thumping-Kansas-State-Jayhawks-show-they-are-force-to-be-reckoned-with.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 11 Jan 2014 19:05:55 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article336115/After-thumping-Kansas-State-Jayhawks-show-they-are-force-to-be-reckoned-with.html