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The Unsurprising Hornets

March 2, 2008 by


In the latest issue of ESPN the Magazine is an article on Chris Paul of the New Orleans Hornets. Within this article is the following line: The Hornets weren’t even projected to make the playoffs in the ultracompetitive West… Let me address that statement with Table One. Table One: The Hornets after 57 games Table […]

The Snake Mittens Response

March 2, 2008 by


  This was in our Bakersfield paper this morning.  Although I do not condone dismissive and insulting responses, I still found the latest Dilbert cartoon from Scott Adams to be damn funny. And if the past is a predictor of the future, I think I will be tempted to use the “snake mittens” line from […]

Comparing the NFL and NBA Drafts

March 2, 2008 by


The following was posted at on Saturday by Tom Kowalski. The Detroit Lions have just announced that they have officially traded defensive tackle Shaun Rogers to the Cleveland Browns for a third-round pick in 2008 and veteran cornerback Leigh Bodden. The Lions now own the 76th choice (their own) and the 87th pick (Cleveland’s) […]