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Despicable Me: The LeBron James Story Just Will Not Die

July 12th, 2010
I know writing this will lead to some backlash, but I do not perceive a player leaving and an angry owner and fans to be a race issue. The hoopla surrounding Lebron James is a story that just won’t go away. Maybe it’s the fact that its summer and there is not ...

2010 NBA Finals: Preview and Predictions

June 3rd, 2010
The 2010 NBA Finals will once again feature the two flagship franchise of the NBA, the Boston Celtics and the Los Angeles Lakers. The two teams have combined to win 33 of the 64 titles in NBA history. Boston and Los Angeles have met 12 times including this post ...

LeBron James: A Crown-less King

May 14th, 2010
More than any other sports league, the NBA relishes the torch being handed from one superstar to the next. Larry Bird and Magic Johnson in the 1980 passed the torch Michael Jordan in the 1990s. After Jordan retired the second time, there was a scramble by the NBA and the media ...

2010 NHL Playoffs: Western Conference Semifinals Preview and Prediction

April 29th, 2010
The first round of the Western Conference playoffs in the NHL were exciting, but did not have all the upsets that littered the Eastern Conference. Every series but one was won by the higher seed in six games. Also, three of the top four seeds advanced in the Western Conference. The ...

2010 NBA Playoffs: Eastern Conference Round One Preview and Predictions

April 15th, 2010
Finally all the playoff spots in the Eastern Conference of the NBA have been filled. It took all 82 games to decide the eighth and final spot, plus the seeding of the teams. The 2010 NBA playoffs could play a big part of the huge summer of 2010 free agency market. ...

2010 Stanley Cup Playoffs: First Round Preview and Prediction

April 14th, 2010
The National Hockey League regular season is over and after 82 games the playoffs are set. Now the quest for Lord Stanley’s Cup begins. Eight teams from the Eastern Conference and eight teams from the Western Conference have a chance to lift the cup come June. Before any team can think ...