Category Archives: The Peterson Principle

The Peterson Principle: 6/21/2020

By Tim Peterson Anybody else forget that the Dodgers acquired Mookie Betts? I saw a headline the other day that reminded me that yes, he was indeed a Dodger.

The Peterson Principle: 4/18/2020

By Tim Peterson The narrative was that Kobe Bryant had a bad game in Game 7 of the 2010 NBA Finals against Boston, that the Lakers won in spite of him. Take another look. Despite a less than stellar shooting night, he led the team in scoring with 23 points, and pulled down 15 rebounds.

The Peterson Principle: 4/7/2020

By Tim Peterson While waiting in line outside of Ralphs at 7:00 o’clock in the morning in my quest for hand sanitizer and toilet paper I was thinking didn’t Kobe Bryant pass away about a year ago?

The Peterson Principle: 1/20/2020

By Tim Peterson I’m really trying to get into basketball here…really trying. But the pull of football is just so strong.

The Peterson Principle: 1/01/2020

By Tim Peterson It’s not really too late for USC to fire Clay Helton. Mike Bohn, the Athletic Director, simply needs to say “I changed my mind.”

The Peterson Principle: 12/21/2019

By Tim Peterson After all of the celebrating is done, the final award has been passed out and the last chapter has been written on El Monte’s remarkable 2019 season, the question on everybody’s mind will be who’s next?

The Peterson Principle: 11/20/2019

By Tim Peterson The head coaching carousel is starting earlier this year. With Margarito Beltran stepping down at Bell Gardens there are six openings already in the local coverage area. Throw in Garey and that makes seven.

The Peterson Principle: 9/2/2019

By Tim Peterson I’m trying to remember the last time on the local high school scene that a team went from first to worst in one year. Arcadia is staring at that scenario now. 

The Peterson Principle: 8/7/2019

By Tim Peterson You won’t see a complete preview of all 14 Divisions here or a breakdown of each and every league, I mean those things can change as fast as a quarterback decides to transfer, but you got to like Northview in the Valle Vista right?

The Peterson Principle: 7/4/2019

By Tim Peterson While waiting for Kawhi Leonard to make his decision I was thinking…If Leonard signs today is it known as the Fourth of Kawhi?