Celtics/Lakers Part One is another History Lesson through Sports

Much like the OJ: Made in America Series, the new 30 for 30 documentary 'Celtics/Lakers the Best of Enemies' offers basketball fans not only a history of the National Basketball League, but a look into the history of race relations in America. Now, I was beyond excited to watch this documentary since the introduction of … Continue reading Celtics/Lakers Part One is another History Lesson through Sports

Refuse to Lose (or how John Calipari was ‘One and Done’ before it was a Thing

ESPN's new 30 for 30 documentary focuses on John Calipari and his rise to coaching success at the University of Kentucky, success due in large part to his acceptance of the controversial One and Done rule in the National Basketball League. But Calipari's past is marred with scandals at the University of Massachusetts and the … Continue reading Refuse to Lose (or how John Calipari was ‘One and Done’ before it was a Thing

“This is the XFL” or When Execution Fails

In theory, the XFL created by¬† Vince McMahon, could've been a huge success.The timing was perfect with the NFL's popularity growing leaving fans wanting even more football, enter the XFL planning to start their season in February, right after the Super Bowl. Enter Dick Ebersol, co-creator of Saturday Night Live and current president of NBC, … Continue reading “This is the XFL” or When Execution Fails