The J-Ho Eulogy and the ‘Tuff Juice Celebration

by Justin Cherot In case you missed it–after all, it was All-Star weekend and what’s more important than a 16-hour dunk contest and a defensively challenged All-Star game–the Dallas Mavericks and Washington Wizards officially kicked off the trading season by agreeing to a seven-player trade.  The principals?  Josh Howard is D.C. bound and Caron Butler…

From the Couch: Snowed in for the Super Bowl

by Justin Cherot Completely snowed in and nothing else to do, I spontaneously decided to do a Super Bowl “From the Couch” entry… Okay, I’m completely lying.  I actually told you about a week and change ago that I was going to undertake this.  Remember? I had to pace myself, especially after three hours of…

It’s National Signing Day! (Sigh)

by Colin Donohue College football’s National Signing Day might be the most useless sports event of every year. It’s boring. It’s dull. It draws a giant WHO CARES from me. These are high school kids. Give me a break. As if we know what they’ll do. As if where a school’s recruiting class ranks matters.…