2013 NBA free agency: Early roundup and notes

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

As the 2013 NBA free agency period opened on July 1, most of the chatter surrounded Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard. That has continued even as other teams make their moves and players start new journeys with different franchises. The New York Knicks, Los Angeles Clippers and Indiana Pacers ...

The Knicks’ Free Agency Options Are Hilarious

Monday, June 27th, 2011

The New York Knicks made a bold move when they shipped half of their active roster to the Denver Nuggets in exchange for Carmelo Anthony and Chauncey Billups. Now the franchise's front office will be paying for that as it tries to fill out a roster without spending much money. You ...

Unlike LeBron James, Derek Fisher Gets It

Tuesday, July 13th, 2010

Derek Fisher could have taken more money and gone with the latest, flashy option and signed a deal with the Miami Heat. Instead, he took less money to stay at home, and finish what he's started with the Los Angeles Lakers. In fact, Fisher's three-year, $10.5 million deal will net ...

LeBron: Almost As Popular as iCarly

Monday, July 12th, 2010

The ratings are in for LeBronapalooza, aka the Bron-Bron Fellatiathon, also known as "The Decision."* As expected, it was a ratings bonanza. I guess. With 9.95 million viewers, the program was the third-highest rated show on cable this year, trailing only the Pro Bowl and an episode of Nickelodeon's "iCarly." Wait. Whaaaaaaa? The most ...

Case Closed

Friday, July 9th, 2010

Three years ago, I wrote my first real blog post for this site attempting to determine which town was America's Most Tortured Sports City. It's still the most commented upon piece I've done here. Ultimately it boiled down to Buffalo vs. Cleveland, with Buffalo getting the temporary nod. It's been a ...

The Latest On LeBron James

Tuesday, July 6th, 2010

LeBron James has heard all of the pitches, he's examined all of the angles and he's talked to all the other free agents. Now all that's left is for King James to make his decision. That is proving harder than he probably thought it would be. So many issues have popped ...

WTFourth of July Weekend

Tuesday, July 6th, 2010

Well, it was a completely messed up Fourth of July weekend in the world of sports. And if you don't believe me, you best read on. Bob Probert's Death: It had been awhile since any team I rooted for won a championship of any sort, so I forgot what happens in ...