... And Not All Ballplayers Are Superheroes

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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?

Stocking Stuffer or Lump of Coal?

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What we have here are the jerseys that will be worn by five of the 10 NBA teams playing on Christmas Day. As you can see, they have sleeves (which is no great surprise, given where the league is heading . . . → Read More: Stocking Stuffer or Lump of Coal?

Armed and Beautiful

Last Thursday night I received a note from reader Don Gale, who wanted to let me know that Astros first baseman Carlos Peña was wearing a pair of armbands that created a very cool double-stripe pattern. I immediately loved the look — reminded me a bit of the Cubs’ old striped undersleeves (which, . . . → Read More: Armed and Beautiful