This Fool’s in Love (with The Boston Celtics)

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Chris Parisi has experienced all the ups and downs, the heart ache and redemption, the pain and exhilaration of love. The object of his affection? The Boston Celtics.

How to Root Against Boston After the Marathon Bombings

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A New York sports fan’s thoughts on how to cheer on the home team while respecting Boston.

Thank You, Kareem

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Liam Day remembers why he admired Kareem Abdul-Jabbar so much when he was growing up.

Kobe Claus is Coming to Town

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Yeah, maybe Sandy Koufax didn’t pitch on Yom Kippur, but everyone works holidays now. Why shouldn’t the NBA?

Why You Are Wrong to Hate Lebron

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Critics say he’s not tough enough. Clevelanders hate him because he left. They’re wrong.

An Open Letter to Yankee Fans

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CJ Kaplan to Yankees supporters: It’s called losing gracefully. Try it.

Big Shots: When Pros Get Egos

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JP Pelosi, a child of the Magic-Bird years, wonders where all the good sports role models have gone.

Funktionslust: What The Hell Is It?

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Prompted by the death of NBA player Dwayne Schintzius, Liam Day looks back on his own life and wonders if could ever have been as bold as the man in the mullet.

The Most LinSane Predictions for the NBA’s Second Half

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The Black and White of Sports

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Tom Matlack examines the racial implications of playing, watching, and supporting American sports.

The Streaker

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Tom Matlack tells the story of a man who ran through the stadiums of Boston without any clothes on.

T2TB Week: Everything Is Possible

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“I’d want to know the many curses of Kevin Garnett, the relief of Paul Pierce, and the dignified joy of Ray Allen.”

Good Morning Links

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There are 11 days left until the end of the world, so act accordingly. Here are some links to other items of note.

The NBA Playoffs: On to the Main Course

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If you missed or just ignored the first round of the NBA playoffs, we’ve got you covered.

NBA Playoffs Update: Eastern Conference

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Miss the beginning of the NBA playoffs? Get caught up in five minutes.

The Conversation: NBA Playoffs

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Ryan O’Hanlon and Max Ornstein trade a bunch of words back and forth, but they come to one conclusion: the NBA playoffs are going to be awesome.