The Success of the NBA Bubble

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The strange 2020 NBA season culminated in LeBron James returning the Los Angeles Lakers to basketball prominence. Obviously, the NBA faced significant challenges to finish this season. We all know the league chose to pause in March during the Covid-19 outbreak, resulting in nearly four months without basketball. The NBA and Commissioner Adam Silver decided […] READ MORE


NBA Reaction to Resting Players

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The basketball community has been fired up and the NBA has taken action after teams like the Warriors and Cavaliers began resting players more frequently. READ MORE




NBA Speaks Out on Gun Violence

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Through its Christmas Day public service announcements, the NBA and its stars have begun to speak out about gun violence in America. READ MORE



Legal Sports Gambling is Another NFL Loss

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Late last month a federal appeals court denied New Jersey’s bid to legalize sports gambling at racetracks and casinos.  It was the latest setback in a growing movement that, for now, seems like a finger in the crack of an exploding dam. Legalized sports gambling is gaining momentum, and it’s difficult to see how anything […] READ MORE


Banned – In a Word – P.K. Subban, Earl Thomas, Adam Silver and More

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Banned – In a Word – P.K. Subban, Earl Thomas, Adam Silver & More In a Word is week in sports recap column that recaps the major stories of the past week, in one word. Racism and stupidity were in the news this week. In Europe, some soccer fans acted like Sterling. Here in the […] READ MORE


Adam Silver, NBA Commissioner Bans Sterling for Life, Issues $2.5 Million Fine

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Adam Silver, who took over for the retired David Stern in February, and has carried the title of “NBA commissioner” for all of an entire 88 days, undeniably passed his first big test on the job with flying colors Tuesday, taking swift, firm action against Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling just three days after […] READ MORE


Donald Sterling: Facepalm

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Donald Sterling is rich. He’s crass. He’s old school. He’s into younger chicks. You can’t blame him for these things. It’s just what he is. There’s just one more thing that the man is. Racist. When you are young, parents and teachers ask you what you want to be when you grow up. An astronaut, […] READ MORE