Category Archives: NBA

While NBA, NFL, and MLS prepare to ball, Major League Baseball continues to bicker
June 10, 2020

Baseball is wearing me out through its apparent indifference to fans, but I likely won’t feel a lot better about it when they finally start playing. The MLB Players Association made a counter offer yesterday to the owners counter offer, and so it will go until finally commissioner Rob Manfred orders players back for a 48 […]

Should NBA return as planned? Pacers PG Malcolm Brogdon says he sees both sides
June 8, 2020

The NBA will return to the court on July 31st in Orlando for 22 of the league’s 30 teams.  They will play eight regular season games each and then the playoffs will begin for the traditional 16 teams. Unlike Major League Baseball, whose greedy owners and players seem at loggerheads as to when or whether their game […]

For Michael Jordan, sacrifice and loneliness were a small price for being a 6X champion
May 18, 2020

Is it worth going into the emptiness of emotional darkness and denying yourself the affection of peers in the pursuit of championships? That’s the question that lingers from watching ESPN’s The Last Dance.  Michael Jordan was at home in that lonely darkness.  He understood it was necessary to work with singular focus and demand the same level of work […]