Man versus Ball

There’s bracketology. Then, there’s hairology. The NCAA has too many rules. Head coaches micromanage. It’s one of the last avenues of creativity for players. Hair. In all likelihood, St. Joe’s and UMASS won’t be in the big dance next month. That’s a...
There’s bracketology. Then, there’s hairology. The NCAA has too many rules. Head coaches micromanage. It’s one of the last avenues of creativity for players. Hair. For most of the college basketball universe, the ESPNU televised cat fight – the Vermont Catamounts versus...
Five years ago, co-authors Reed Tucker and Andy Bagwell full court pressed the most hated college basketball team in the universe, the Duke Blue Devils, and wrote a fun book, Duke Sucks: A Completely Evenhanded, Unbiased Investigation into the Most Evil Team...
There’s bracketology. Then, there’s hairology. The NCAA has too many rules. Head coaches micromanage. It’s one of the last avenues of creativity for players. Hair. Syracuse defeated the Virginia Cavaliers on the floor of the Carrier Dome this past Saturday. As far...
Jeff Smith got his PhD, taught at Dartmouth and became a state Senator. Before that, Smith had run for congress and narrowly lost to the heavy favorite. Even then, he won, as his campaign was featured in the award-winning...

The Hollywood Shorties

The Hollywood Shorties were the world's smallest professional basketball team. In their heyday, they were akin to the Harlem Globetrotters - except with little people. This Tuesday, a documentary chronicling the Shorties' unique, untold story will be released on...

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