Can you imagine having Magic Johnson at your disposal, the luxury of being able to pick up the phone and ask “Hey, Magic! Do you mind coming down to campus and giving the team a quick pep talk?” Think about
“The sky is burning. I believe my soul’s on fire.” - Bad Company, Burnin’ Sky, 1977 I’ve never understood the whole ritual of burning things after a team victory. Why do we resort to setting things on fire in
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Tagged Bic, Brazil, Charlie Brown, Detroit Pistons, Detroit Tigers, Final Four, Los Angeles Lakers, Louisville, Michigan Wolverines, NCAA, Quest For Fire, Rent-A-Center, University of Kentucky |
I try not to be reactionary in times like these but I’m waiting for someone to convince me that Rick Pitino is not one of the top five, Division I, men’s college basketball coaches of all-time.
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Tagged Adolph Rupp, College Basketball, Dean Smith, Final Four, Jim Calhoun, John Wooden, Louisville, Mike Krzyzewski, NCAA, Providence Friars, Rick Pitino, UCLA, University of Kentucky |
As most of you regular readers know, every so often, I’ll check in with Croshere, my Las Vegas correspondent.
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Tagged Aaron Craft, Billy Donovan, Bradley Beal, Charles Barkley, Croshere, Final Four, Florida Gators, Jesse Jackson, Louisville, March Madness, Ohio State Buckeyes, Patric Young, Pulp Fiction, Rick Pitino, Rosie Perez, Thad Matta, White Men Can't Jump |
“Looks like we made it” - Barry Mannilow What a long strange trip it’s been. With everyone’s help, SportsChump.net has gone from being an afterthought in BallHyped’s Sports Blog of the Year Tournament to knocking off website after website on
Rethinking the parity in college basketball
Charlie Sheen talks sports… sort of
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Tagged Albert Pujols, Blake Griffin, Brandon Marshall, BYU, Carson Palmer, Chad Ochocinco, Charlie Sheen, Chicago Bulls, Chicago Cubs, Cincinnati Bengals, Cleveland Cavaliers, Dan Gilbert, Dana White, DeMaurice Smith, Denise Richards, Dennis Rodman, Derrick Rose, Dwight Howard, Final Four, Hakeem Olajuwon, James Harrison, Jimmie Johnson, Kevin Love, LeBron James, Los Angeles Clippers, Miami Heat, NASCAR, NBA, NBA Playoffs, New York Jets, NFL, Pittsburgh Steelers, Rex Ryan, Roger Goodell, Slam Dunk Contest, St Louis Cardinals, Tiger Woods, UFC |
To celebrate Spain reaching the Final Four of the World Cup, this week’s caption contest focuses on one of the country’s most popular sports: bullfighting.
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Tagged Bullfighting, Caption Contest, Final Four, George Lopez, Jimmy Kimmel, Julio Aparicio, NFL, Red Bull, Spain, World Cup |