Category Archives: Editor

Kobe vs. LeBron: Who's the best closer in the game?

According to Jeff VanGundy and ABC and ESPN and Fox Sports Net and Co.: Kobe Bryant is the “best closer in the game.” Well, Tuesday night he wasn’t. Two huge turnovers and missing 12 of your final 16 shots (not … Continue reading

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Ryantific, Kobe go MIA, but at least Farmar showed

Thoughts from Tuesday’s NBA Finals Game 3, which the red-hot Orlando Magic won 108-104 over the Los Angeles Lakers: Where’s RK? Ryantific opts to hang out with the wifey rather than the boys and the Lakers lose their first game … Continue reading

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The Hangover, thumbs up. The Finals, thumbs down.

Tonight’s game was not a classic, be happy you didn’t pay $4,000 to see it in person – 15-15 after a quarter, 20 turnovers by the Magic, who got homered to death by the officiating crew in Los Angeles, and … Continue reading

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Los Angeles, We Have a Problem

What the hell? Ryantific and I just got done watching tonight’s Lakers-Rockets game and are trying to figure out how Los Angeles lost to Houston – a team the Lakers spanked during the regular season. Here are some of the … Continue reading

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Allen Iverson is dead? Nope, but quality sportswriting is

Allen Iverson has averaged 27 ppg in his career, fifth all-time in the NBA. But apparently he’s “dead” like Tupac. Sad news Thursday out of the OC about Anaheim Angels pitcher Nick Adenhart, who was killed along with two others … Continue reading

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What if … What if … What if Shaq & Kobe stuck together

Great question posed on the Dan Patrick show today:Are Shaq and Kobe remembered for what they did together (three titles with the L.A. Lakers) or what they didn’t do together (nine titles?)? Reminds me of Billy Hoyle and Sidney Deane … Continue reading

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Jones hitting it big in Las Vegas?

While I was losing all of my money at a friend’s bachelor party in Sin City this past weekend, I was reminded by friend at the Las Vegas Review-Journal that Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Andruw Jones is playing for the … Continue reading

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Return of the L.A. Examiner

In case you missed the big news out of L.A. yesterday, the Examiner is back in La-La land. Well, sort of.In a move that will be cheered and jeered by the two or three readers of this site, The Editor … Continue reading

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Clippers Aren't Getting Any Better Younger

The Clippers have added another aging player to their lineup.Welcome “White Chocolate,” otherwise known as Jason Williams, to La-La Land.Since their woeful season mercifully came to a close, that other team in L.A. has added 10 new players to its … Continue reading

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Why Favre picked N.Y. over Tampa Bay

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Well, here are a thousand reasons why Brett Favre went to the New York Jets.Everyone at ESPN was “stunned” last night when Favre signed off on a trade to the Jets … Continue reading

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