The Sweet and Sour of March Madness

March Madness served up a five-course meal on Sunday, and how Sweet 16 it was. My brackets may be broken, but my heart is intact, as I have neither skin nor gelt in the game. Louisville was the first team to tear apart my last men standing, losing to Michigan’s… Read more“The Sweet and Sour of March Madness”

UC Davis Defies The Odds With First Final Four Appearance, USC’s Epic Comeback Over Providence

On the eve of the first round of the NCAA tournament, Dayton, Ohio was the scene of a couple of hard court breaking hearts. The prelude to the big dance was a dramatic double bill featuring a shot at redemption and one for the history books as two California universities… Read more“UC Davis Defies The Odds With First Final Four Appearance, USC’s Epic Comeback Over Providence”

Lakers Lose Ground In Their Quest For The First Round Draft Pick By Beating The Phoenix Suns

In most cases fans would be thrilled for their team to snap an eight game losing streak, but Thursday night the Lakers picked the wrong time to be on the right side of a 122–110 victory. By beating the equally sorry Phoenix Suns, they fall further back from grabbing the… Read more“Lakers Lose Ground In Their Quest For The First Round Draft Pick By Beating The Phoenix Suns”

Lakers Fall to Pelicans 105-97 – Suffer Seventh Straight Loss

While the Buss family drama unfolds like a Shakespearean play, the final curtain on the Lakers season can’t come soon enough. Sunday night at the Staples Center, the Pelicans handed Luke Walton’s young and restless line-up a 105-97 defeat, for their seventh straight loss. And the same shortcomings that appear… Read more“Lakers Fall to Pelicans 105-97 – Suffer Seventh Straight Loss”

Ex-Knick Amar’e Stoudemire is Mired in LGBT Hate

Amar’e Stoudemire professed a lack of amore to the LGBT community yesterday, spewing hateful rhetoric regarding his fellow NBA brothers. Asked about having a gay teammate, Stoudemire said: “I’m going to shower across the street. Make sure my change of clothes are around the corner. And I’m going to drive —… Read more“Ex-Knick Amar’e Stoudemire is Mired in LGBT Hate”

Jeanie Buss Finally Pulls The Trigger – Fires Brother Jim and GM Mitch Kupchak

To save the family business, Jeanie Buss took her heart out of the equation, firing big brother Jim and long time Laker GM, Mitch Kupchak. After years agonizing over mistakes and missed opportunities, Buss could no longer defend the damaging decisions that have been done, even offering a mea culpa… Read more“Jeanie Buss Finally Pulls The Trigger – Fires Brother Jim and GM Mitch Kupchak”

Brady Gets Ring Number Five In An Historic Overtime Victory Over Atlanta

Bill Belichick and Tom Brady struck again with a 34-28 come from behind win, becoming the first coach and quarterback duo to win five Super Bowls, in a Texas thriller with all the overtime fixins’. In a career spanning seventeen years, Brady has compiled quite a record collection. Sunday night… Read more“Brady Gets Ring Number Five In An Historic Overtime Victory Over Atlanta”

Clippers Without Chris Paul Get Pummeled At Oracle Arena

The Chris Paul-less Clippers were pummeled by the Stephen Curry led Warriors 144-98, as Oracle Arena continues to be death trap for Doc Rivers lifeless starting line-up. Without the services of their star point guard, LA has lost four of their last five, and halfway into the NBA season, it… Read more“Clippers Without Chris Paul Get Pummeled At Oracle Arena”

NFL Divisional Championships

Texans/Patriots In the first half, Houston made the Patriots believe they had a problem, but even on Tom Brady’s worst day, he and his hopeful AFC Championship bound brothers beat up on the Texans 31-16. Running back Dion Lewis was the star of Gillette Stadium with a receiving, rushing, and… Read more“NFL Divisional Championships”

Falcons Pound The Packers/Patriots Are Back In The Super Bowl Saddle With A Win Over Steelers

AFC/NFC Championship Playoffs The Atlanta Falcons gave the Georgia Dome a well suited send off, pounding the Green Bay Packers 44-21, advancing to the Super Bowl for the second time in franchise history. In their final game in the stadium soon to be demolished, the newly crowned NFC Champion Falcons… Read more“Falcons Pound The Packers/Patriots Are Back In The Super Bowl Saddle With A Win Over Steelers”