The world's foremost mentalist (in December he predicted Howard Dean would not be the Democratic nominee) foretells our sporting future.
SI: You must know how this Q&A will turn out....
Kreskin: [Laughs.] Yes.
SI: Can you give us the winner of the NCAA tournament?
Kreskin: I'm going on ESPN on Tuesday, where I'm going to write down the name of the team that I feel will win and seal my pick in a package, which will be put in a safe. How certain will I be? Ninety-nine percent.
SI: How do you arrive at the winner?
Kreskin: I read a lot of information, then intuitively try to listen to what my unconscious mind tells me.
SI: You're a lifelong Yankees fan. What will happen with them this year?
Kreskin: I think they will be in the World Series. As far as winning, I don't know. But if I had to bet, I would probably bet $1,000 that they will win.
SI: Will Alex Rodriguez and Derek Jeter get along?