The NBA sells out

I don’t consider myself a purist, even though I am getting a little long in the tooth. As a sports fan through and through, I’m all for advancements that make our games more enjoyable, whether it’s expanding instant replay, ensuring Continue reading

The courtship of Kobe Bryant: Breaking up is hard to do

We’ve all been there. We’ve all had partners in our past where, over time, the relationship ran its course due to arguing, bickering and the inability to see eye to eye.

Upset Central in the NBA Playoffs: Hawks and Hornets and Grizzlies, Oh My!

How the 2011 NBA Playoffs have turned into March Madness Continue reading

Memorable moments of 2010: The SportsChump Year in Review

The final days of 2010 are upon us, which means that SportsChump has completed its first full calendar year.  Thanks to all who have come and gone and ahem… come again. SportsChump first went viral in April, 2008 which means Continue reading

Brushes with sports greatness, Vol. 3: David Stern

The year was 1995. I was putting the final touches on a masters thesis I had no interest in writing.  I was equally uneager to see what the real world had to offer in terms of employment.