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Kevin Gorman is a sports writer for the Tribune-Review. Kevin Gorman can be reached via e-mail or at 412-320-7812

Gorman: Goda a model for success after football

By Kevin Gorman
Devin Goda always dreamed of playing in the NFL, of catching passes for a living and someday seeing his face on posters in sporting goods …

Gorman: Not winning Sluman’s only mistake

By Kevin Gorman
Jeff Sluman covered his face with his hands, masking the anguish that accompanied the fate of his putt. This was Sluman’s best shot to win …

Gorman: Pitt’s Dixon not surprised at Adams’ early success in NBA

By Kevin Gorman
Jamie Dixon visited the White House last week, touring the Oval Office and meeting President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden. The Pitt basketball …

Gorman: Pirates test patience with Polanco

By Kevin Gorman
Since Sports Illustrated dubbed him baseball’s “Next Big Thing” late last month, everyone is waiting for the Pirates to promote Gregory Polanco to the majors. …

Gorman: Rice has a long road back to redemption

By Kevin Gorman
Mike Rice returned this week to his hometown, which served as a springboard to a once-promising coaching career. The New Kensington native, a former Pitt …

Gorman: Can Mike Tyson save boxing?

By Kevin Gorman
Fight fans flocked to Monroeville Convention Center on Friday night to see Mike Tyson, along with a pro boxing card his Iron Mike Productions was …

Gorman: College athletes need to take stand

By Kevin Gorman
They were separate statements by college basketball players, one bold and the other brave, that spoke to their social consciousness at a time when so-called …

Gorman: Pitt should be happy with Dixon

By Kevin Gorman
To say Jamie Dixon might be the most defensive coach in college basketball is like saying Cliff Clavin might have been a mailman. Dixon called …

Gorman: One shining moment that lasts forever

By Kevin Gorman
Every day, someone asks if he’s the Dwight Clay, the one who hit the shot for Notre Dame to snap UCLA’s 88-game winning streak. Clay carries the proof in his briefcase, a DVD of the final six minutes of Notre …

Gorman: Going to Carolina in my mind

By Kevin Gorman
Twenty one years later, their recollections of the national championship at North Carolina remain vivid, from plays Dean Smith designed to lessons learned. Not that …

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