Cavs-Warriors Our Generation’s Lakers-Celtics

There is nothing sweeter in sports (aside from dynasties) than history repeating itself.  And know what they say about things that come in cycles. We are in the midst of witnessing the second coming of one of the NBA’s most legendary rivalries.  The Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors are the millennials’ version of the…

Cowboys Will Be Fine in 2017 – if Jerry Stays Out of the Way

The Dallas Cowboys had a good – check that, GREAT – 2016 season. Sure they lost to the Green Bay Packers in the divisional round – and sure I smirked and screamed in jubilation when Mason Crosby nailed that 50+ yard field goal to win it.  And yes, I know the Cowboys’ defense was exposed…

2016 NFL Playoffs: Divisional Round

The divisional round is special because not only this is “rematch weekend”, this may very well be “revenge weekend” when it’s all said and done. With the exception of Atlanta-Seattle, the other games feature rematches of past ass-whoopings during the regular season.  Will those losers come back and represent, or will it be more of…

San Diego Chargers: the New Clippers in L.A.

It’s official: the San Diego Chargers will move to Los Angeles for the 2017 NFL season.   Though they originally started playing in L.A., the Chargers will be leaving a place they called home for the last 56 seasons.  What’s worse is there are rumors of a rebranding of the team – name change at…

Move Over SEC Football, the ACC Best This Season

Sports, just like events in everyday life, go through cycles of superiority.   There have been several examples of this in the NBA.   The Detroit Pistons passing the Boston Celtics in the 1980s.  The Chicago Bulls passing the Pistons in the 1990s.  The Indiana Pacers passing my beloved New York Knicks in the late…

2016 NFL Playoffs: Wildcard Weekend

The 2016 NFL season has come to a close, and what should be a crazy Wildcard weekend is a day away.  So without further ado… AFC Oakland Raiders at Houston Texans This is probably going to be the pissiest-poor game of the weekend.  A backup QB going up against a high-priced free agent bust.  All…

Lane Kiffin: the Gift That Keeps on Giving

Remember that classic line from the movie “Friday” when Smokie asked Craig the question we’ve laughed at ever since? “How the hell you get fired on your day off?!” Gavin what happened to Lane Kiffin yesterday, one more question could be added to the “Quote Hall of Fame”: “How the hell did you get fired…