TheBaker Tackles The Worst NCAA Bubble In History

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

First off, I want to start by saying anyone who advocates expanding the NCAA Tournament field from 65 teams to 96 teams is a moron. This isn't little league. We don't all get participation ribbons. And I know there were opponents to the expansion to 64 back when it was introduced, ...

Pitino Done At Louisville After This Year?

Thursday, February 11th, 2010

Rumors have been swirling all day around these here internets that Louisville head coach Rick Pitino has been working hard to get the head coaching job with the New Jersey Nets. Pitino has since shot down those reports but several sources are still insisting that he's eying a move to ...

This One Goes Out To Rick

Friday, August 14th, 2009

Dear Casey, I have a friend named Rick who recently got into some hot water for something he did awhile ago. He met a girl, it got serious, and then they broke things off. Not the first time it's ever happened. Anyway, she recently came back into his life, and it hasn't ...

McD’s I Have Nothing Better To Do Tonight NBA Draft Live Blogapalooza

Thursday, June 25th, 2009

6:50 - Evening. This is around the 5,000th live blog of the NBA Draft going on tonight, and at least 1,000 of those are more qualified to dissect tonight's picks than I am. But hey, screw it, I need something to do tonight. I'll be live-blogging with a heavy heart ...

Finally Some Good News For Michigan

Monday, March 30th, 2009

It's taken quite some time but the state of Michigan finally got some good news. As I'm sure you've heard, Sunday afternoon the Michigan State Spartans knocked off Louisville to win the NCAA Tournament's Midwest Region and head to the Final Four in Detroit. In the process, the Spartans made ...

Hunter Cantwell Thinks the Heinz Field Turf Isn’t Very Nice

Wednesday, November 5th, 2008

One would think that as a college quarterback for a mediocre team in a mediocre conference, you would be happy to play in a National Football League venue. Not so fast says Louisville signal caller Hunter Cantwell. He and his Cardinals play Pitt this weekend at the confluence of the Allegheny ...