In this post, thoughts about how much I think the new NBA CBA is a load of crap, how much of pieces of crap I think the Canucks are, and how happy I am the Raiders didn’t play like crap. Clearly, the biggest news of the weekend was the “end” of the NBA Lockout. Pending […]Read more "Assorted Weekend Thoughts"
Happy Thanksgiving Everyone! I’ve officially achieved the next level in holiday greetings for the 21st century. I’ve evolved from the mass, impersonal “Happy Thanksgiving” text to the just strictly “Happy Thanksgiving” status updates on Facebook/Twitter to now a “Happy Thanksgiving” on my blog. And along with a formal greeting comes a list of things that […]Read more "What Are You Thankful For?"
Beyond the fact that both seasons occur around the same time, and that they both play 82-games, and the game itself is played 5 on 5 (not including the goalie), there are staggering similarities between certain NHL/NBA players and teams. So just for you, I’ve compiled a quick guide to some NHL players/teams and their […]Read more "NHL Primer for My NBA Buds – Part 2: Counterparts"
This post is not for you. It’s for my dear friends who would live, breathe and die for the NBA. I’m here for you, and I’m going to try to help you through this truly difficult time. Welp, as the upcoming NBA season is looking more and more bleak, NBA fans are trying to find […]Read more "NHL Primer for My NBA Buds – Part 1: Funny Words"
Hello there — It’s been a little over a week since my last post, and I’m amused. Amused because, opposed to my mindless, non-factual usual banter about how much I hate some of the things happening in sports, I actually had an insightful post lined up near-ready to go. Not quite ready, near-ready. But I […]Read more "“I had this great post lined up but I got lazy and forgot about it” – F. Scott Fitzgerald"
The World of Fantasy Sports is the greatest invention ever to those who participate. To those on the outside looking in, it seems like a moronic, meaningless, waste of time. Well, consider me one of those morons who waste meaningless time. Time is of the essence? What does that mean? Speak English, please. Wasting time […]Read more "The Ultimate Fantasy Sports Quandary"
If you’ve been keeping up with my insane ramblings, you’ll know that I went on a premature rant a couple days ago about how the Raiders were going to deliberately piss me off. Because I’m so blatantly honest and I don’t sugarcoat the truth, many people are quick to question my loyalty to the team […]Read more "Al Davis Does Not Approve"