Let me begin this post by congratulating James Harden of the Houston Rockets for winning his first ever Most Valuable Player Award. He is an insane talent and a joy to watch play the game. That being said, a friend Continue reading
“Triumph and disaster are the same. They’re both impostors because they are momentary. More important is becoming a man of conviction.” – John Wooden For some reason, whenever we debate who’s the greatest basketball player of all time, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Continue reading
“To every action there is always opposed an equal reaction” Isaac Newton Sir Isaac Newton probably didn’t have Colin Kaepernick in mind when he discovered his third law of physics but damn if he wasn’t right on the money. For Continue reading
I have this friend with whom I used to tend bar for about four years. Having worked there long before I ever stepped foot in the joint, Mr. K was a mainstay. Servers would come and go and he would Continue reading
The Milwaukee Bucks fired their interim coach on Wednesday. His name was Jim Boylan. Boylan took over for Scott Skiles when Skiles left the team in early January. In his absence, Boylan and the Bucks made the playoffs but were Continue reading
As usual, everyone is asking the wrong questions.
This is not the look of a man who just got poked in the eye. This is the look of a man who we once collectively ridiculed for not being a champion. Do you remember that? You should because it Continue reading
Tired of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Donovan McNabb? Me too. Continue reading
I’m torn. Not Rip Torn, the actor, but torn torn. Unsure torn. Conflicted torn. Now that some of the dust has settled since LeBron James publicly spurned Cleveland for the oft-unfilled American Airlines Arena, I’m still not sure whether the Continue reading
Most knowledgeable basketball fans agree that the five greatest NBA centers of all-time, in no particular order, are Bill Russell, Wilt Chamberlain, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Hakeem Olajuwon and Shaquille O’Neal. It’s difficult to justify any other center cracking that top five.