Even without Tressel, Ohio State Is in Big Trouble

Former Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel meekly “resigned” early Memorial Day. He had to go, plain and simple.  The only thing is this still will not spare Ohio State from the wrath of the NCAA (more on that in a moment). What transpired at Ohio State was crazy. In December, five Ohio State players—including…

2011 NBA Finals Preview

After seven months of playoff basketball (a slight exaggeration thanks to the damn TV schedule), the Finals is finally upon us.  While a rematch of the 2006 Finals, both the Miami Heat and Dallas Mavericks are different teams from five years ago. The Heat have a bonafide “Big Three” (LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, and Chris Bosh) that…

Brown’s Tenure in L.A. Will Be Better than Cleveland

I think Mike Brown was a good hire for the Lakers. Sure, I was one of those fools who originally thought that Brown will flame out as he did in Cleveland.  I slept on it, and amazingly had a change of heart (that “-ish” doesn’t happen too often). Here are the reasons I think Brown…

People Are Missing the Point with Kareem

A lot of people are taking shots at Kareem Abdul-Jabbar after his frustration over no statute of him at Staples Center in Los Angeles. I think those people are missing the point.  This is about way more than a damn statue. Abdul-Jabbar was never fully embraced by the media and fans alike.  He was socially…

An Extremely Late 2011 NBA Conference Championship Preview

Yeah, yeah I know – I’m late. That means I have a life, so sue me lol! At any rate, here is how I see things shaping out, even though Game 1 in both series have transpired (again, sue me)… Miami Heat vs. Chicago Bulls.  Yeah I saw that ass whooping the Bulls put on…