Why I Love College Basketball


Tweet Continuing with the best NCAA Tournament articles from the GMP Sports archives, Yago Colas admits he has a soft spot for the college game, one grounded in the knowledge that the players we’re watching these few weeks in March are not quite yet adults. Everything that stirs us and causes us to cringe during […]

Foot Locker’s “Buzzer Beater” Commercial: A Hilarious Clash of Hoop Dreams

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A boy’s driveway basketball fantasy runs into NBA man-child Anthony Davis. Hilarity ensues.

Top Ten Sports Rants for the Ages: Instant Classics of a Different Sort

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Michael Kasdan gathers a Top Ten video playlist of classic sports rants from the NBA, MLB, NFL, and college sports.

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


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.

Let’s Talk About What Really Goes on in the Locker Room

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One group is shining a light on the culture of “casual homophobia” in pro sports with a simple message: “This needs to stop. Now.”

Between Jesus and Wilt Chamberlain

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Why was a kid from Wisconsin painting on sideburns to look like Walt Frazier?

A Celebrity’s Job Is To Entertain – And That’s It

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Matt Brennan doesn’t think that Charles Barkley or any other celebrity should be raising your kids.

Community Leader to Receive Hero Award During NBA Game

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2013 BMe Leader Anton Moore will stand center court this Friday as the Philadelphia 76ers presents him with the “Heroes Among Us” Award.

There is no Greatest of All Time

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LeBron James sparked discussion this offseason about who is the greatest of all time. Yago Colas is here to tell us there is no G.O.A.T., but the fun, as they say, is in the debate.

Derrick Rose Thanks His Mom

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Derrick Rose, at his NBA MVP acceptance speech, shows very public appreciation for his mother.

Jason Collins Remains Unsigned as NBA Training Camps Begin

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Liam Day explains why it’s really no surprise that Jason Collins hasn’t been signed yet, and why he’s not worried that Collins may never play in the NBA again.

New Ebony Cover Features Dwyane Wade and Sons Honoring Travyon Martin


Fresh off his third NBA championship, Dwyane Wade’s next magazine cover is taking him outside the world of sports.

Single Moms and Missed Layups


LeBron James’ real or imagined shortcomings have nothing to do with the fact that he was raised by a single mother, argues Jim Jividen.

LeBron James is Walkin’ the Walk

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Liam Day explains why so many NBA fans just can’t help but hate the Miami Heat’s superstar.

Meanings of Manu


Manu Ginobili shook out of his slump to help the Spurs within a game of the NBA Championship. Here, Yago Colas discusses the Argentine’s unique style of play within the racial, economic and political context of the global game basketball has become.

Teamless in Seattle

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David Stern once again gives the Emerald City the finger.