Tag Archives: NBA

The Butler Did It

Jimmy Butler is the latest professional athlete to join the recent trend of demanding a trade, or new contract, before Torie current deal has expired. The trend which really came to the forefront last summer with Kyrie Irving and Paul … Continue reading

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The Most Exciting Draft

The lottery balls have been drawn, the players have been run through workouts, the pundits have set their mock drafts for the 20th time; now all that is left is for the most exciting draft in professional sports. The NBA … Continue reading

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The Real NBA Season

We have finally arrived. After seven months of basically pointless basketball, the TRUE NBA season has arrived. Yes we saw some impressive moments over that time; the progression of Giannis Antekempo, the rise of the 76ers, and LeBron just being … Continue reading

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The One And Only Favorite Jayhawk, Clyde Lovellette

As a life long Missouri Tiger fan, from birth I was raised to dislike the Crimson and Blue of the Univeristy Kansas. And even though the two universities have gone their separate ways with conference departures my disdain for the … Continue reading

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Sports, TV, Money; What Happens Next?

There are currently two undeniable facts regarding the television business, viewership is on the decline and sports television revenue is at an all-time high. At first these two facts seem to be in contrast with each other. But upon a … Continue reading

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Bursting the Sports Bubble

Who else remembers the days when sports and athletes were just that; a game and larger than life players. Growing up and memorizing our favorite players’ statistics from the back of their trading cards. Arguing over what quarterback you want … Continue reading

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Sport Analytics: The Pipe Dream

This has been a big week for sport analytics on various websites. I read numerous articles praising and dissecting the new age sport analytics thinking. So what is sport analytics? Well the short of it is taking everything about the game, the … Continue reading

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