Magic Johnson hopes the Lakers lose every game

For whatever reason, I’m not seeing any attribution as far as who Magic was talking to or what event he was at but it seems like a Newsday reporter got this great quote from Magic Johnson today: “I hope the Lakers lose every game, because if you’re going to lose, lose.” I’m sure this will […]
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Drowning in a sea of detritus: adidas announces the 2015 NBA All-Star uniforms!

For the past week I’ve been walking and driving around thinking about what a mountain of junk we’ve made for ourselves in this country (and the world over, to a lesser extent.) All the stuff, all the cookie cutter stores, all the suburbs and exurbs and “revitalized urban” hubs, all the crappy clothes, all the […]
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Have a gambleriffic Turkey Day! What to watch, Thanksgiving 2014

This is the kind of post that would have featured ladies in bikinis in years past because it’s just a TV listing with odds listed and I’m advising you on how I would bet. I don’t really do the whole ladies in bikinis posts because if I’m looking for that I’m looking for porn and […]
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Profiles in courage: The Philadelphia 76ers

There has been a lot written the last two years about the Philadelphia 76ers and tanking for lottery position and potentially losing to a college team and these much studied American heroes are currently sitting at 0-14, potentially threatening the league record for least wins in an 82-game season, currently held by the ’72-’73 Philly […]
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The Wind Down, 10/28/2014

I’m trying to keep this a little bit brief but we’ll see how well I do. This week has the most sports action on TV that we get all year. Football, basketball, baseball, and hockey seasons are overlapping right now. We’ve got a game 7 in the World Series tomorrow/tonight. We got the first CFB […]
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The NBA season is upon us

I’ve been more excited about this upcoming NBA season than any I can remember since Chris Webber was a Bullet. Unfortunately, the more I read other people who live and die for the NBA the more I feel like I don’t actually have any clue of what I’m watching. I mean, I can draw the […]
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