Browsing All Posts published on »November, 2011«

We’re Moving!

November 20, 2011 by


Dre gives the contact information for the new home of the Wages of Wins Journal - and reveals some exciting new features.

Why Owners are worse than they think they are

November 17, 2011 by


Dre takes a look at the research from Chris Chabris about how our brains fool us and how the NBA owners have fooled themselves.

The All-Time Spurs Team

November 17, 2011 by


Dre reviews the best Spurs based on their prime years spent in San Antonio.

Some Good Looking Links

November 16, 2011 by


Some good linking links with Dave Berri talking the lockout and attractiveness in NFL quarterbacks.

Who were the real Playoff MVPs of 1995?

November 15, 2011 by


Dre looks at the top performers in the 1995 playoffs which featured some marquee match ups with Shaq, Jordan and Hakeem. The surprise though is that the real stars were Horace Grant and Clyde Drexler!

NBA Owners have no hope of solving the NBA’s money problems

November 15, 2011 by


Dre examines the NBA owners and how their lack of basic financial understanding means their lockout won't solve a thing.

More on the “NCAA Cartel”

November 13, 2011 by


Devin shares a few highlights from a great article on exploitation in the NCAA.

A Free Market for College Athletes

November 12, 2011 by


In his latest for the Huffington Post, Dave Berri responds to Sports Illustrated.

The Best Nuggets Team of All Time

November 11, 2011 by


Dre puts together his all time Nuggets time using the top players from their primes. The Run and Gun Nuggets of the 80s pair with the 2000s Nuggets for a killer combination.

The Bottom Line on the NBA Finances Part 2: The BRI Strikes Back

November 9, 2011 by


Arturo breaks down the team financials using the new BRI splits from the labor talks. The teams get to make more money and with the current rules still complain that teams are losing money.