Poets on Sports

The First Assist Towards A Brighter Future (Or Some Other Obscure, Political Campaign Sounding Headline)

By Patrick Trotti Rajon Rondo’s days of playing for the Boston Celtics are numbered. As a diehard Celtics fan I knew this day would come but I hoped it would … Continue reading

December 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Return of the King

What’s possibly more fun than the NBA regular season? NBA free agency. The NBA free agent season breathes the same kind of life into the NBA as the year-round obsessiveness … Continue reading

July 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Tyler Gobble’s NBA All-Star Picks

by Tyler Gobble East A bunch of piddly records humming out of the East side in this early part of the season, with only two teams above .500, a clusterfuck … Continue reading

December 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

A Month In The Books And Already I’m Playing With ESPN’S Trade Machine

By Patrick Trotti Thanksgiving is over and Christmas and the New year is almost upon us. The first month of the NBA is in the books and well, the Celtics … Continue reading

December 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

A Ranking of Players Currently Wearing #33

By Tyler Gobble My favorite player of all-time, Scottie Pippen*, wore number 33. A lot of other really rad ballers have donned that number—Kareem, Shaq, Bird, Ewing, Grant Hill, Earl … Continue reading

December 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

YES. I’M A CLEVELAND FAN. NO. I’M NOT OVER LEBRON JAMES

WHAT OF IT? By: Eric Morris I mean, I don’t want to sound immature or like someone who holds a grudge (okay I do hold an immature grudge), but the … Continue reading

November 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hoop Dreams

by Tyler Gobble Dream as the roving pictures, fabricated visions, impossible details conjured while sleeping. * And when I sleep, it goes. My mind conquered by (my?) imagination. Or maybe … Continue reading

November 19, 2013 · 1 Comment

Lots of Stuff Happened in 1988

by Karissa Morton Today is my birthday.  In honor, here is a 2Chainz video: But really, in honor of my somehow surviving a quarter of a century (ew), I got … Continue reading

November 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Michael Carter-Williams: An Exercise in Cautious Optimism

by Karissa Morton   I’m a longtime Syracuse fan. Don’t ask me how or why this happened because I’m not really sure.  NCAA-wise, I have a lot of teams I … Continue reading

October 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

NBA 2013 Rookie Preview (& My Official ROTY Pick!)

by Karissa Morton   Rookies to Watch (By Draft Order)   1.  Anthony Bennett (Cleveland Cavaliers / UNLV) The Cavs are in an interesting position inasmuch as they are patiently … Continue reading

October 28, 2013 · 1 Comment