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A True Fan’s Reaction To The Tragic Loss Of Greg Oden

December 5th, 2009
Only about an hour ago I watched Greg Oden go down in tonight's game versus the Houston Rockets and it was clear the injury to his right knee was serious. It was moments ago team doctors announced the injury was a fractured left patella;he will be out for the season.  I can't... It's just so hard to find ...

The Retirement of Allen Iverson: Glory, Tragedy, Selfishness, and Business

November 25th, 2009
I was on my treadmill when the radio announced that Allen Iverson was retiring from the NBA at age 36 after being discontent with his role in Memphis and unable to be signed by the New York Knicks. I turned off my treadmill and had to take a second to reflect. As ...

Dear Portland Trail Blazers: What Gives?

November 21st, 2009
Okay, okay...I'm not gonna sit here and be a pessimist who pretends he has any idea of what it is like to play in a full season in the NBA. Nor am I going to complain and say our beloved Portland Trail Blazers are not off to the rock'n'roll start their ...