FISH ON SPORTS – NFL ERRORS, NHL MISFIRES AND HOLIDAY CHEER

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Great to be back again this week. I’ve made it through another year without getting fired – my Dwayne Casey model for success has played out very nicely. Now, in case you missed them, here’s what’s been making headlines this past week in the world of pro sports:   NFL – DOG DAY AFTERNOON I […] READ MORE


The Blueprint For The Success Of The Brooklyn Nets

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The Brooklyn Nets had arguably the best off-season this summer amongst all the teams in the league. The blockbuster trade that brought future Hall-of-Famers Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce, alongside Jason Terry to Brooklyn set the team in a win-now mode. The Nets currently have one of the most lethal starting lineups in the entire […] READ MORE


Early NBA Eastern Conference Outlook

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A joint article with LWOS’ Ben Kerr. With the Celtics dismantling their starting five, Chauncey heading back to the Motor City, and World Peace heading home to the Garden, is it too soon to make predictions on what the playoffs could potentially look like? Owners are broke, big names signed, and any trade made at […] READ MORE


The Brooklyn Nets; NBA Title Contender, Think Again

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Yesterday, Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett, and Jason Terry were officially traded to the Brooklyn Nets. Since that trade, the Nets have been called the new “super team” in the NBA. Many people feel this is the team that can finally dethrone the Heat from being Eastern Conference Champions. Yes, the Nets got Kevin Garnett and […] READ MORE


Andrei Kirilenko Gambles and Loses

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After opting out of the final year of his contract in Minnesota, a deal that was set to pay him $10.2 million in 2013-14, Andrei Kirilenko has signed a new contract with the Brooklyn Nets.  The deal is a two year deal worth the NBA’s mid-level exemption of $3.18 million per season.  The second year […] READ MORE


NBA Moving Average Relevance Ranking (MARR) – April 12

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I think explaining the exact methodology is not that important, but I can tell you I am keeping two spreadsheets that constantly take rankings of players (from internet forums and other sources) with a constant updating of the spreadsheet to arrive at an idea of the top players in the league. Basically, every week or […] READ MORE