Tag Archives: basketball

Comfort food

Carolina lost again last night sending me and coach Roy Williams into the depths of depression. Luckily, the basketball gods are shining on other parts of the hoops universe:

University of National Champions

Go local sports team! Go!

All blogging is suspended pending the outcome of tonight’s basketball game involving my local college team (hint: I don’t live in Michigan). Actually, scratch that… I may liveblog the game… mwhahaha! Rest assured, semi serious blogging shall return. I’m crafting another post about the financial crisis that you can look forward to reading. On a […]

Don't smear your face paint

You can get detailed stats and video of the game at ESPN, and check out a great photo gallery at the News & Observer.

Why UNC lost to Wake Forest

  On Sunday night, Carolina lost their second game of the season to Wake Forest by a score of 89-92. Carolina is tied for last place in the ACC with Georgia Tech with zero wins and two losses. Statistically, it’s easy to see why UNC lost this game. They shot a pathetic 35% to Wake’s […]

Why sports video games suck

<Nerd Rant> I love sports video games. I’ve got no trouble admitting it. I don’t doubt that I’ve spent more time playing sports video games than watching the Real Deal on TV (Although as I’m getting older and lazier, that’s probably going change). After more than eight years of playing the NBA 2K series, I […]

Friday Roundup 6/13/08

Check out these awesome Lego recreations of classic photos. Buy print here. ————————- Update The Supreme Court decides 5 to 4 that the Bush Administration can’t imprison and execute people without first proving their guilt. Justice Scalia practically pissed his pants in his dissenting opinion. “It will almost certainly cause more Americans to be killed,” […]

Liveblogging: 2008 NBA Finals Game Three

Well… I skipped liveblogging game 2 on Sunday night. Partly because I watched the game on tape delay so I could skip the commercials and partly because I was in a meat coma from some excellent bison-loaf I had at Ted’s Montana Grill (Ted Turner’s most masterful business venture to date). Game 2 notes Game […]

Liveblogging: 2008 NBA Finals Game One

Welcome to my liveblogging – that no one will read – of the NBA Finals game one. Boston hosts Los Angeles for the first chapter of one of the most highly anticipated finals in the history of the world. God is surely watching. Q1 9:00 6-2 Good shooting start for LA, but they have to […]

How to fix fouls in the NBA

(Updated below) Let me set the scene. It’s the first round of the NBA Playoffs. Phoenix vs. San Antonio. Game 2, late 3rd quarter. The Spurs are up by a handful of points and they start fouling Shaq away from the ball. The infamous Hack-a-Shaq returns. The Spurs fouled Shaq with the intention of putting […]