NBA is cracking down on profanity

If profanity is good enough for Bill Russell, it’s good enough for everyone else,Screenshot: TNT Woop!-woop! That’s the sound of da (NBA image) police. The NBA’s latest attempt to make […]

Joel Embiid’s scoring title is a BIG deal

Joel EmbiidPhoto: Getty Images Joel Embiid capped off his chase for the scoring crown on Saturday night by summoning a brilliant 41-point, 20-rebound outing in the Philadelphia 76ers’ 133-120 win […]

Here’s a pro team the Kansas Jayhawks might beat

Kansas would have a shot at a G-League team.Image: Getty Images While TV talking heads and sports scribes fixated on Coach K and UNC, it took until the second half […]

Joel Embiid has missed too many games to be MVP

Has Joel Embiid missed too much time to be MVP?Image: Getty Images I’m already on the record as pro Nikola Jokić for NBA MVP, so don’t take this article as […]

The most dazzling tournament runs (by players who didn’t win it all)

Image: Getty Images Like everything he did throughout his HOF career, David Robinson’s 1986 tournament is one of the most underrated tournament runs in the history of March Madness. His […]

The best NCAA March Madness teams by seed

Danny Manning, Larry Brown and the 1988 Kansas Jayhawks are in the running for the best 6-seed ever.Image: Getty Images The NCAA Tournament has become one of the most unpredictable, […]

NBA centers aren’t extinct, they’ve just evolved

Nikola JokicImage: Getty Images The Family Tree: Bill Walton, Yao Ming, Bob McAdoo, Arvydas Sabonis The Descendants: Nikola Jokić, Joel Embiid, Karl-Anthony Towns, Nikola Vučević The Heritable Traits: Triple-double machines, […]