Here's What Happened While LeBron Held The NBA Hostage

While most of the world spent the past two weeks grilling, drinking, and tracking the flight arrangements of 7-foot-3 Lithuanians, there were a handful of basketball players who did order some moving vans in the early portion of the free agency period. In case you missed it while waiting for a lowercase-d decision, I… » 7/13/14 10:09pm 7/13/14 10:09pm

Dennis Rodman Thinks It's 1994, Recruits Team To North Korea

Self-appointed ambassador (and Basketball Hall of Famer) Dennis Rodman is at it again. Almost a year after his first trip to North Korea, the two-time All Star has brought together a team of his contemporaries to celebrate BFFAE Kim Jong Un's 31st birthday with an exhibition game Wednesday in Pyongyang. » 1/04/14 5:24pm 1/04/14 5:24pm

Murray Chass Comes Out From The Crypt To Make Salient Hall Argument

If he is to be taken at his word, this is the final year that blog-hating blogger Murray Chass will be voting for baseball's Hall of Fame; few, at least in these parts, will be sad to see him bid that responsibility adieu. His reasoning behind this decision is predictably loony – he wants nothing to do with the… » 12/27/13 2:21pm 12/27/13 2:21pm

Avery Bradley Is The Anti-Rondo [UPDATE]

Celtics point guard Avery Bradley is unquestionably a valuable basketball player — widely respected as a bulldog of a defender, he's pulled off the difficult task of improving his shooting numbers while shouldering a much bigger scoring burden than ever before. Following the departure of off-guard Ray Allen (on the… » 12/22/13 9:11am 12/22/13 9:11am