Well, The Chicago Bulls Are Officially Screwed

Well, The Chicago Bulls Are Officially Screwed

After months years of Jimmy Butler trade rumors, the Chicago have officially traded him to the Minnesotta Timberwolves. The trade was announced yesterday before the draft, with Bulls sending Butler and the 16th overall pick to the Timberwolves for Zach Levine, Kris Dunn, the rights to Lauri Markannen (7th overall pick) and a $15.3 million trade exception. In short: it was […]

Dallas Could Miss Out On NFL Draft Due To New Bathroom Law

Dallas Could Miss Out On NFL Draft Due To New Bathroom Law

According to USA Today, Dallas may miss out on hosting the NFL draft in 2018 because of a new bill,  similar to North Carolina’s “HB2”, which would regulate bathroom use by transgender people in public buildings. Brian McCarthy, the NFL’s VP of Communications, told The Houston Chronicle: “If a proposal that is discriminatory or inconsistent with our values […]

On The Shooting Of Steve Scalise And The State of Politics In America

On The Shooting Of Steve Scalise And The State of Politics In America

On Wednesday, June 14, 2017, House Majority WhipSteve Scalise (R-LA) was shot while practicing for the annual Congressional Baseball Game. The shooting took place three days ago, and I still haven’t written anything about it. Of course, any time the words “congress” and “baseball” appear in the same story, that’s pretty much entirely within our […]

Warriors Win NBA Championship, May Skip White House Visit

Warriors Win NBA Championship, May Skip White House Visit

Following their championship victory in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, the Golden State Warriors are still undecided about whether they’ll visit the White House. According to the RealGM Wiretap, there were several reports circulating  on Tuesday morning that claimed the team had unanimously voted against visiting the White House. USA Today’s Jeff Zillgitt later contradicted these claims on Twitter, writing: “reports right now on […]

Penguins Repeat With Controversial Stanley Cup Victory, Twitter Reacts

Penguins Repeat With Controversial Stanley Cup Victory, Twitter Reacts

The Pittsburgh Penguins defeated the Nashville Predators last night to win the Stanley Cup. This makes it the Penguins second title in two years and their fifth overall. There was an exciting closeout, but a controversial early whistle in the second period may have sealed the Predators fate. As Bleacher Report‘s Patrick Zucker wrote: “Controversy reigned with a little over a minute […]

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