This Weekend in the NBA Playoffs: Dame Lillard, Destroyer of Dreams

May 2, 2014; Portland, OR, USA; Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard (0) reacts after hitting the game winning shot against the Houston Rockets during the fourth quarter in game six of the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at the Moda Center. Mandatory Credit: Craig Mitchelldyer-USA TODAY Sports

In the words of the great J.E. Skeets, gooooooood morning, sweeeeeeet world! There was A TON that happened this weekend in the NBA Playoffs, so let’s get into it. (Of course, because there was so much going on, this is not… Continue Reading


Damian Lillard Beats Buzzer, Rockets to Send Blazers to Second Round (Video)

sk;flakhsdf;oahsdfo;iahsdf;lakshfda;slkdfhaso;difhas;ldfhasl;dfkhasldfkh DAMMMIIIIIIANNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNN. GOT EM’ ALL. https://t.co/4F8MCeZcWB — David Vertsberger (@_Verts) May 3, 2014   Dame Splash: pic.twitter.com/GWjAuEc4Bv (via @jose3030) — Michael Lee (@MrMichaelLee) May 3, 2014   THIS IS ABSURD. BASKETBALL IS MY FAVORITE SPORT.


Observe and Report: The First Week of the NBA Playoffs

Since we’re wrapping up the greatest first week in NBA Playoffs history, I wanted to write something about them, but the games have been so good and there are so many possible narratives to discuss that I didn’t have any… Continue Reading