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Some truths I've discovered

Originally Published: April 23, 2014
By Rick Reilly | ESPN.com

In my five decades of sports writing, I've learned that these things are true and always will be:

The guy you really need to talk to is still in the shower.

A good sports column is like a good movie. You have to introduce them to a person they like, set that person's house on fire, and get them out.

Everybody can dunk in commercials.

Your kid won't remember the score of a single game he played. He'll only remember the time he laughed so hard in the dugout ...

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