Basketball

Curry Makes The Warriors Go

Much has been made of how well Kevin Durant has played in the first two games of the NBA Finals, and during the whole 2016-17 NBA season. Pundits, already working under the assumption that...

The NBA Scoring Bubble Bubble

Over the past week there has been much talk of an NBA scoring explosion, and the crazy stat line boom.  While, as 538 and Ben Golliver show, in some ways there has been an increase...

20 years of kobe

baby kobe’s turnaround over jordan, his dumb as fuck 360 with a trailing defender, the alley oop to shaq, kobe’s double nickel in his final game against jordan, the wild jumper against the jazz (@...

The Mamba’s Tale

Kobe Bryant was taken 13th in the 1996 NBA draft by the Charlotte Hornets and immediately traded to the Los Angeles Lakers. I was 9. I didn’t know what the internet was. Or that...

81 Turns 10 As Kobe Eyes The Pasture

I don’t remember going to sleep on the night of January 21st, but I remember waking up, puking, puking again, and again, and so on and so forth, until 6 in the evening the...

Odom’s Song

As sports fans, when we watch players often enough we get to know them. Or we think we do. By watching the way they play, how they interact with their teammates, how they are...