There comes a time in every person’s life where multiple paths are laid out and must be narrowed to one. For some, the traditional path is the one most obviously trodden; others may find themselves, as Robert Frost once did, on a road not taken.
In the Sloan Sports Analytics Conference panel “10,000 Hours vs. The Sports Gene,” authors Malcolm Gladwell and David Epstein debated myriad ways in which an athlete transitions from who they can be to the athlete they were meant to be.
15-Footer time! A little bit of word association, a little bit of comparing a team to puppies, a whole lot of teams struggling on the road. Which probably means all the home teams will lose tonight, because that's the way things go.
15-Footer time! 12 games on the Friday night slate. We've got word association and Hot Sports Takes for you. Dive on in!
Here's what the Paroxysm crew learned from the first week or so of the 2013-14 regular season.
You've seen him dunk. You've seen the chase-down blocks. You've seen the game-winners. You've read the hype. But have you heard Victor Oladipo sing?
Did you miss anything from last night's season opener? No worries, Lion Face/Lemon Face is here to catch you up. The concept is simple: do something good? That's a Lion Face for you. Do something that's
It's opening night! LET'S BOOGIE!
Some rookies dance around like fools because their veterans tell them to. But Victor Oladipo? Well, he's not your average rookie because, judging by Moe Harkless' latest Instagram, he doesn't need some elder statesman breathing down his neck for a beat to take control of his body.
2012-2013 W-L: 20-62
New Faces: Jason Maxiell, Ronnie Price
New Places: Beno Udrih (Knicks), Al Harrington (waived), DeQuan Jones (unrestricted free agent)
Draft: Victor Oladipo (2), Romero