Isaiah Austin, The Man >> Isaiah Austin, The Basketball Player (And That’s Saying Something)

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Good Men Project Sports speaks with former Baylor basketball star, Isaiah Austin, about overcoming adversity, the power of sports as a platform for leadership, and the meaning of true achievement.

Don’t Cry, You Just Got Dunked On…

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This catchy basketball rap will have you and your kids making everyone cry—‘cuz they just got Dunked On!

Thank You Chicago for Lending Me Your Bulls

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He’s not a Chicago native, nor has he lived in the city, but in the 90’s the Bulls were his life.

The Best of “Sports Explained . . .” for 2014

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If you make only one resolution in 2015, make sure you resolve to checkout our “Sports Explained…” series every week. We promise you’ll flip over them— you’re welcome!

From the Front Lines…of Sports: Face to Face with Manute Bol

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Billy Fishkin shares the story of the ignition of his fascination with Manute Bol.

Sports Explained: Basketball

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How did we forget basketball!? Mike Kasdan makes amends.

I Saw the Dr. Dish iC3 Home Shot Trainer and BAM! Instant Love and Joy.

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Alexander Yarde knows what’s on his holiday list this year. 

Has Unwillingness To Play Through Injuries Taken The Bloom Off Derrick Rose?

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Chicago Bulls star, Derrick Rose, is back, but for how long? His comments and actions hint at bigger issues. – Chicago Bulls’ point guard Derrick Rose was on the court Monday night for the first time in five games. He played 25 minutes against the Utah Jazz, scoring 18 points and dishing out five assists to […]

Don’t Discount the Philadelphia 76ers Just Yet

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This year’s 76ers are not about basketball. Rather, the 2014-15 76ers are all about potential and hope.

New York Knicks: Chasing Ghosts in the Garden or Trying to Find Their Zen Garden?

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David Chmiel examines the current state of the NY Knicks, where Phil Jackson stirs fading memories of the team’s glorious past with a team not built for the future.

The Alpha Male In Sports, A Dying Breed?

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Deep in the heart of the glitz and glamour of Los Angeles, the last of a dying breed fights the winless battle. Does Black Mamba’s last gasp mirror the changing conception of man in our society?

What Playing Basketball Taught Me About Winning At Life

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It took Aaron Tang fifteen years of playing basketball to realize one of the most important life lessons.

Athletes’ ‘Killer Instinct’ – In Words. In Pictures. And In Your Face

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Examining the masculinity of sport—and the meaning of the ‘killer instinct’—through the chilling words of NFL players, past and present.

The Challenges Plaguing the San Antonio Spurs This Season

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The San Antonio Spurs are the reigning Champions of the World. But this season, the Spurs face a new challenge…

Let’s Stop Confusing Being Politically Correct With Being a Decent Human Being

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A 12-year-old girl’s complaint to Dick’s Sporting Goods about no female models in their catalog sparks a thoughtful discussion about political correctness.

3 Things it Takes to Be a Successful Youth Sports Coach

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For Jackie Bledsoe, Jr., success is coaching youth sports is not about whether you win the game.