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Rush Olson

Rush Olson has spent two decades directing creative efforts for sports teams and broadcasters. When not writing his Sports Rush blog for the Weekly, he creates television programs, ad campaigns, content marketing, and related creative projects for sports entities and more through Rush Olson Creative & Sports and FourNine Productions.

Sports Rush: Big In Many Ways

Jerome Williams played in the NBA for Detroit, Toronto, Chicago, and the New York Knicks. Before he made the big-time, he spent years developing...

Sports Rush: A Big Boost

Ricky Davis led the Big3 3-on-3 basketball league in scoring this season. According to his colleague Jerome Williams, he scored even more off the...

Sports Rush: Pudge On Pizza

Do you remember the time when Iván “Pudge” Rodríguez chased a foul ball toward the seats, and when a lady on the front row...

Sports Rush: Wings’ Effort Can Still Pay Off

You could look at last night’s Dallas Wings loss to the Chicago Sky as a game they should have won, leading by four points...

Sports Rush: Sports Influences and Influencers

Geoff Moore serves as President and COO of Envy Gaming. They’re a top esports franchise, fielding teams competing in a number different competitions. He’s...

Sports Rush: Music + Hoops in Arlington

Arlington is home base for a man who has won multiple Grammys - the gospel singer Kirk Franklin. It’s also home to a WNBA...

Sports Rush: Frayed Soccer Allegiance

Is owning an article of clothing with a team’s insignia a good enough reason to cheer for them? I recently wrote about how it might...

Sports Rush: Adjustments From Australia

When an athlete moves from one team to another, he or she has a number of adjustments to make. Some come on the court,...
Fort Worth Vaqueros vs. Brownsville at Farrington Field

Sports Rush: A Soccer Team You Could Support

Soccer is on a lot of people’s minds right now. Well, admittedly maybe not quite as many as if their home XI had made...
Using the Force

Sports Rush: Sports Are A, Perhaps The, Force

Last Tuesday, I found myself in an eating/drinking establishment watching a heated contest on the television. Literally heated, as in two fencers dueling it...