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….the Atlanta Hawks can reverse the damage of racism and poor ownership

….the Atlanta Hawks can reverse the damage of racism and poor ownership

It has been a busy season of sports, even busier off the field and in the boardrooms of teams, leagues, owners conference calls, and sports …

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The Sterling SILVER Example

The Sterling SILVER Example

Sport has the power of uncertainty, the unexpected, the surprise. On Tuesday, the sports world enjoyed one of the biggest upsets in history. NBA …

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The Sterling Example

Ladies and gentlemen, hello.
In recent days we have been informed of despicable comments made by a sports team owner about minorities and the outrage is rightfully …

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….Lebron is already a bigger star than Jordan

….Lebron is already a bigger star than Jordan

This past weekend, Lebron James wrapped up his fourth MVP award in five seasons, joining Russell, Abdul-Jabbar, Chamberlain, and Jordan as the only players to …

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One and Done – Nerlens Noel

One and Done – Nerlens Noel

Nerlens Noel.  Nerlens’ name has become mainstream among sports fans five months earlier than he was probably hoping.  If you don’t know his story it …

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Lawrence McGuinness vs. San Antonio Spurs

Lawrence McGuinness vs. San Antonio Spurs

Consider this scenario:
I walk into a Gordon Ramsay-branded restaurant and order from the menu.  As I receive my first course, I ask the waiter if …

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….David Stern set a dangerous precedent

….David Stern set a dangerous precedent

Gregg Popovich, coach of the San Antonio Spurs, gave the night off to four of his veteran starters against the Miami Heat last Thursday.  It …

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Satisfaction Guaranteed

Satisfaction Guaranteed

The Phoenix Sun are experimenting with a bold promotion this week, “Satisfaction Guaranteed Night”, as the Suns host the Dallas Mavericks tomorrow night (December 6th). …

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Stories to Watch: NBA

Stories to Watch:  NBA

Compared with the past couple of seasons, there is a much different feeling heading into this NBA campaign.  Behind us are the Lockout-shortened season and …

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The Draft – Does It Serve Its Purpose?

I have always been skeptical of the effectiveness of player entry drafts on competitive balance.  While the idea behind the draft is logical, I have …

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