Updates: Players On The Move As NBA Trade Deadline Approaches

Updates: Players On The Move As NBA Trade Deadline Approaches

The NBA trade deadline is fast approaching (February 23), and many teams will be looking to make some final adjustments to their rosters. There have already been a couple different moves, but there haven’t been too many groundbreaking trades. Here’s what’s happened so far: DeMarcus Cousins (SAC => NOLA) The Sacramento Kings traded D. Cousins and Omri Casspi to […]

Popovich on Trump: “I Feel Like We’ve Been Invaded”

Popovich on Trump: “I Feel Like We’ve Been Invaded”

On Monday, San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich went on yet another long anti-Trump rant. During an interview, Pop told WTHR.com he doesn’t plan to stop talking about the president: “There will be some people who will say, ‘Just go coach your basketball team’. Just go do this, go sit in your sauna, just go run the football, whatever […]

According to Sources Familiar With Bulls**t: Rumors And Gossip In Sports Journalism

According to Sources Familiar With Bulls**t: Rumors And Gossip In Sports Journalism

While reading about the NBA, I recently came across the phrases “a source familiar with [Carmelo] Anthony’s thinking” and “sources familiar with ownership’s thinking”. The first time I read it, the context irked me and, after seeing it again another piece, I decided to do a little Googling. It turns out, this phrase has been getting thrown around a […]

Will More Patriots Boycott The White House Visit?

Will More Patriots Boycott The White House Visit?

As is the custom, following their narrow victory over the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl LI, the New England Patriots were invited to meet with the President at the White House. So far, 6 members of the team have publicly declined the invitation, and it’s possible more may join them. This is the largest number of players […]

Army Suspends Defensive Coordinator For Wakey-Leaks Involvement

Army Suspends Defensive Coordinator For Wakey-Leaks Involvement

Jay Bateman, a defensive coordinator for the Army West Point Black Knights football team, has been suspended for two weeks and fined $25,000 for his part in the ‘Wakey Leaks scandal‘. School officials says Bateman’s suspension was for “mishandling information about the Wake Forest football program’. This only the latest indictment in the on-going Wake Forest saga centered […]