The Firing of Stan Van Gundy (And Why it Won’t Matter)

Finally, something good to talk about with the Pistons. It only took three weeks since the season ended. Just ten days after owner Tom Gores met with his now ex-head coach and team president Stan Van Gundy. Only three months after the same Van Gundy sent this organization into financial purgatory by trading for a … More The Firing of Stan Van Gundy (And Why it Won’t Matter)

Why America Needs Loyola to Lose

This was almost the perfect year. The Big Boys in Bristol shot their collective loads and stained every media man’s jeans in Connecticut over Michigan State and Arizona. From Paula Lavigne’s hair brained efforts to smear Tom Izzo’s character (sidebar: Tom Izzo deserves a lot of criticism, but all about basketball), to Mark Schlabach’s “Schlabotching” … More Why America Needs Loyola to Lose

How the 0-16 Browns finessed the entire NFL

Which QB will the Browns take with the first overall pick? Every analyst from Kiper to McShay to Tanner and Shea have been wondering this for months. Josh Allen? The 6’5″ “Pardon My Take” darling from Wyoming with big hands? Sam Darnold? Or UCLA’s supremely overconfident Josh “I’m gonna break Tom Brady’s record” Rosen? We … More How the 0-16 Browns finessed the entire NFL

The NBA break is over and we are all better now

Holy hell that sucked. It felt like an entire eternity post NBA All-Star Break where the Olympics were apparently still going on and nothing else was. No football, no baseball, slow college basketball week (marquee matchups like Michigan State leading a massacre against Illinois), but it’s all over now. The Association is back, and we … More The NBA break is over and we are all better now