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FIBA U19 WC: Team Summaries II

August 31, 2011 by


Devin provides the second in a series of team reviews from the FIBA U19 World Championships.

NBA Players that Peaked Late

August 31, 2011 by


Dre looks at player that had a spike in production in their 30s and comes up with just 12 names.

A Major Loss for Fans of the Detroit Lions

August 30, 2011 by


Dave Berri comments on Tom Kowalski's legacy and the impact he had on fans of the Lions.

Another Call for the NBA Players to Start a League of Their Own

August 29, 2011 by


Stuart Anderson of calls upon NBA players to start their own professional basketball league. Such a move could actually get the NBA back on the court fairly quickly.

Does a Team Need a Superstar to Win the NBA Championship?

August 28, 2011 by


James Brocato looks at whether a team needs a superstar (in this case, player in the top 5% in Wins Produced) to wins a title.

FIBA U19 WC: Team Summaries I

August 27, 2011 by


Devin provides the first in a series of team reviews from the FIBA U19 World Championships. Yes, basketball has been played recently and Devin is here to provide analysis!

What Are the Worst Contracts in Sports?

August 26, 2011 by


This is a great question to discuss.

Very Late Thursday Bullets

August 25, 2011 by


A few links to end your Thursday (or begin your Friday).

Seven Lockout Links

August 24, 2011 by


The lockout still goes on and on. Here are seven articles about our favorite labor dispute.

Best and Worst Means Something Different for Each NBA Team

August 23, 2011 by


The "Best" and "Worst" season for each franchise is not the same. "Best" for some teams (like the Clippers) would actually make fans of the Lakers quite sad. A similar story could be told for the Nuggets and Spurs.