Yesterday, sadly, Adam Yauch, also known as MCA of the Beastie Boys, succumbed to his tough bought with cancer.  As a humanitarian, musician, and pioneer, it’s undoubtedly a huge loss in so many ways. But, as even Bleacher Report notes, it’s also a sad passing for basketball fans as well. As anyone close to the … Continue reading

Amar’e Cuts it Deep

Amar’e Stoudemire is selfish, uncontrollable, a detriment to the Knicks, and should be traded, without a doubt.  Actually, no, not really. While there’s a lot of hatred and animosity floating around after Amar’e judo-chopped a glass encasement surrounding a fire extinguisher, it’s all in ill faith. Star athletes, specifically NBA players, are often criticized for … Continue reading

It’s so hard to say goobye

“It’s so hard to say goodbye.” While a lovely line from a Boyz II Men song, it apparently doesn’t TK to the Nets departure from New Jersey en route to Brooklyn. Governor of New Jersey, Chris Chistie, wastes to words and sheds not a tear about the team’s departure from his state. So it’s safe … Continue reading

Little Known Fact: LBJ Excels At Ice-Breakers

Moments after the Miami Heat wrapped up a 101-98 victory against the New Jersey Nets in Newark Tuesday, MVP candidate LeBron James went through the typical chaos that is the post-game handshake in the NBA (why not form lines?). After hugging with Gerald Green, pounding with Sundiata Gaines, and almost blowing off teammate the Mustache … Continue reading