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Why It’s Healthy For Cleveland to Hate LeBron James and the Miami Heat

July 11th, 2010
Amidst all the bickering by fans over "The Decision" of LeBron James to "take his talents to South Beach," the comments began to pack themselves into various camps: those who think it was great and those who thought it was disastrous. "God, I swear we all need therapy. Anyone who was ...

It’s the End of LeBron as We Knew Him…and I Feel Fine

July 10th, 2010
After a few days, I woke up and realized that LeBron leaving was the best thing to happen to true Cleveland fans. Yes, he was born and raised in Akron, close enough to know what being a Cleveland fan was all about. Yes, it included a lot of heartbreak, but overall, ...

Five Reasons Why a Bigger Market May Not Be Better for LeBron James

June 1st, 2010
It seems like since the Cavaliers lost in 2009 to the Magic, it was a given that LeBron James "needed" to sign in a bigger market to fulfill his potential. Aside from this perception being a slap in the face of every small and mid-sized market that has an NBA ...

Celtics-Lakers: Good for the Casual Fan, Terrible for the Rest of Us

May 30th, 2010
Another Lakers-Celtics NBA Final? Excuse me while I yawn my way to the remote. Spare me that “Two storied franchises” line, which I heard as a kid by Brent Musburger in 1987. Yes, I know they are. I’ve seen it for years. Go ahead, show all the pictures/film of Cousy, Russell, ...