De-Chiefers-in-Chief

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A Death Knell for NBA Sleeves?

When the King talks, the peasants listen.

That’s the takeaway from yesterday’s news, first reported by Bleacher Report, that newly minted NBA Commish Adam Silver plans to meet with LeBron James to discuss the players’ objections to the league’s sleeved jerseys (which James has worn at least three versions of this season). . . . → Read More: A Death Knell for NBA Sleeves?

[Insert Joke About Mets’ Projected Win Total Here]

I’m turning 50 years old today. It’s a big, round number, and I know I’m supposed to feel all midlife crisis-y about it or some such, but I don’t. For one thing, everyone tells me I don’t look like I’m anywhere near 50, and I’m pretty sure it isn’t just because they’re being . . . → Read More: [Insert Joke About Mets’ Projected Win Total Here]

Everyone's a Critic (but some critics are more critical than others)

Last August I did a live web chat on ESPN, much of which centered on the 2013 Uni Watch Power Rankings, which had just come out. One of the chat participants asked me the following question:

How is it that less than four months ago the Baltimore Orioles won a nationwide fan vote . . . → Read More: Everyone’s a Critic (but some critics are more critical than others)