Monthly Archives: October 2012

Five Predictions for the Upcoming NBA Season

1. The Lakers won’t be a superteam (unless you count the ’10-’11 version of the Miami Heat as a superteam).  The Lakers will be very good and very scary by the end of the season, but a superteam (as in … Continue reading

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Sports: Getting a Grip on the Chicago Bulls 2012-2013 Season

As both a fan (born in Chicago in 1960) and an analyst (NBA column in the NY Sun from 2003-2008), I find no team’s upcoming season as hard to predict as the Chicago Bulls. I think given his druthers, Team … Continue reading

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Sports: The Yankees Offseason Shouldn’t Be Dramatic

Barring a stunning comeback, the New York Yankees will start their offseason in the next few days (or even hours), and it will be amid more hysteria than usual.  The team’s demise has come in an unseemly fashion; their offense … Continue reading

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