Posts tagged "NBA"

NBA Does The Right Thing

NBA Does The Right Thing
David Stern was absolutely correct in vetoing the Chris Paul to the Lakers trade. Wait! Before you click the X in the upper right hand corner of this browser, or libel me a lackey for the NBA/Stern, at least finish this column before doing so. The move was not unprecedented in professional sports, as the... Read more »

NBA lockout should increase appreciation of great sportswriting as well as the game

NBA lockout should increase appreciation of great sportswriting as well as the game
Any hopes of a 2011-12 NBA season are bordering on bleak. Very bleak. You know the owners and players are far from an agreement when NBA Player Association president Billy Hunter is telling a group of lawyers and judges that he would wager on the lockout wiping out the entire season. What’s made the thought... Read more »

Heaven is a newspaper: My love of Chicago sportswriting

Heaven is a newspaper: My love of Chicago sportswriting
“It’s just a game.” Sports fans have all heard this at some point and time in their life. That phrase is probably as nerve-wrecking to them as watching their favorite team have every single chance imaginable to close a game out, but ultimately fail, losing in frustrating manner. The people who use the saying –... Read more »
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