Category: Sports

Wiggins vs. Parker: Round One

[Image Courtesy of USA Today] Wiggins vs. Parker: Round One by Trevor Johnson I have asked my father to recount his memory of the 1979 Bird v. Magic National Title game no less than five times in my life. Luckily, my father has a memory sharper than a sushi knife. He can recall where he...

FEATURE: Imaginary Friends – NBA Edition

[Image Courtesy of the Grio] Feature: Imaginary Friends – NBA Edition by Trevor Johnson I’ve never really been one to make friends with varsity athletes. I guess I knew a few girls on the softball team but beyond that, high school wasn’t a time of me gelling with jocks. College was more or less the...

Feature: MLB 2013 World Series Preview

Feature: MLB 2013 World Series Preview

FEATURE: MLB 2013 WORLD SERIES PREVIEW by Trevor Johnson It’s hard to come up with much that hasn’t already been written or said about the World Series at this point. Casual fans of the 28 other teams will wish they could pull for anyone but these two and their respective fan bases, as both are...

Feature: Your NBA Team Is Tanking: Buy A Grizzlies Hat!

Feature: Your NBA Team Is Tanking: Buy A Grizzlies Hat!

[Images courtesy of Mitchell & Ness, New Era] Your NBA Team is Tanking: Buy a Grizzlies Hat!by Chad Jewett By all accounts, 2014 is set to be the best draft class since 2003, with at least five players (Andrew Wiggins, Julius Randle, Marcus Smart, Jabari Parker, and Andrew Harrison) expected to be franchise changers. So...

Feature: MLB Playoffs 2013 Preview – AL

Feature: MLB Playoffs 2013 Preview – AL

by Trevor Johnson ICYMI: Our NL Preview.  So here we are to break down the American League. On paper, these teams look a bit more evenly matched than do the National League representatives. The story lines are probably a bit smaller, even considering we have inter-division rivals going at it. That being said, we could very...

Feature: MLB Playoffs 2013 Preview – NL

Feature: MLB Playoffs 2013 Preview – NL

by Trevor Johnson  Now, I know most people are getting a bit bummed about all the earlier sunsets, increasingly cold weather and eventual snow shoveling heading our way. Here’s what you all need to understand: I live in Los Angeles. None of those things even occurred to me until just this minute. All I care...