Tag Archives: NBA

Jingle Hoops: A Fun Video for the Holidays


Perhaps its real, perhaps its fake. Whether doctored or not, its fun to watch. NBA players shoot hoops and play Jingle Bells at the same time. Enjoy.

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Wednesday’s Book Review: “Game Over: How Politics Has Turned the Sports World Upside Down”


Game Over: How Politics Has Turned the Sports World Upside Down. By Dave Zirin. New York: The New Press, 2013. Dave Zirin does certainly not have writer’s block. He has been churning out books virtually every year since 2005 when … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Book Review: “A People’s History of Sports in the United States”


A People’s History of Sports in the United States. By Dave Zirin. New York: The New Press, 2008. I have appreciated Howard Zinn’s People’s History of the United States since I was first exposed to it. I have also been … Continue reading

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Owners Behaving Badly: A Review of Dave Zirin’s “Bad Sports: How Owners are Ruining the Games We Love”


I have just finished reading Bad Sports: How Owners are Ruining the Games We Love (Scribner, 2010) b y Washington, D.C., sports writer Dave Zirin. I have enjoyed his columns for The Nation for years, but his books I find … Continue reading

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