Monthly Archives: June 2013

May I introduce you to Death Zebra?

Well, I had the difficult task of taking out clients to the Nike ID studio in NYC.  I know, feel free to cry for me.  I spent several weeks before hand plotting what I wanted to design and I thought … Continue reading

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Player Profile – Rory Sparrow

Rory Sparrow was boss.  Here is a write-up I did for his nomination:   Ask Your Uncle Hall of Fame Nominee: Rory Sparrow – 1980-1992 (Nets, Hawks, Knicks, Bulls, Heat, Kings, Lakers) Rory Sparrow was born in Virginia. He played … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Hideki Matsui!

A very happy 39th birthday to the big slugger from Neagari.  A player who gave his all in and produced very good numbers.  It’s always a shame when we American fans miss out on the prime of some of the great … Continue reading

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The Legacy of Ray Allen

A great piece here from at Michael Rosenberg SI in regards to the career of Ray Allen as a journeyman (potential) Hall of Famer. Check it out here. Oh, and Go Huskies!

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The Measure

I think I brought up earlier in my Phil Jackson post that I dislike when people try to compare players from different eras. However, the debate rolled on. And it started to run into another area that I dislike: when … Continue reading

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Book Review – Earl the Pearl

I recently finished the autobiography of Earl ‘The Pearl’ Monroe. Overall, the book was very well done. He told both the story of his life on and off the court in entertaining detail. From growing up in Philadelphia, to going … Continue reading

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National Doughnut Day

Well, it’s National Donut Day.  And can I think of a better way to celebrate than to watch a video of Gronkowski working at a Dunkin’ Donuts? No I can’t. Confession: I had a Boston Creme this morning. Happy Doughnut … Continue reading

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Again with the PED’s -

Biogenesis sounds like a company in a sci-fi movie where things go horribly wrong where the best intentions are twisted by a madman.  In reality, it’s a company that took cash to ‘discretely’ provide customers with performance enhancing drugs.  It … Continue reading

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My Favorite Shoes

We all have a pair.  A pair of shoes that stick with you.  Be it comfort.  Be it style.  Be it memories.  They will not leave you.  They are your favorites shoes. I myself am guilty of having a favorite … Continue reading

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A Brief History of Booze and Baseball in Philadelphia

This one was way to good to not share: A Brief History of Booze and Baseball in Philadelphia By: Johnny Goodtimes We’ve been talking about beer and baseball all week on the website. Today, I’m going to give you the … Continue reading

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