Sport News Deadspin fixes NBA free agency, Part IV: Power Forwards

Charles Barkley once said, “What do you call a power forward that only averages six rebounds per game?” Someone said, “what?” And the answer was, “A small forward.” That was … Read More

Sport News Deadspin fixes NBA free agency Part III: Small Forwards

Again, if you see a dude here that you label a shooting guard, then whatever. Think of this more as “Swingmen II.” If your favorite swingman wasn’t mentioned on either, … Read More

Sport News Lots of great players were drafted, then immediately traded — and went on to be All-Stars

The weirdest thing about the NBA draft is the longstanding practice that once draft day comes, there’s no more trading draft picks. It makes some sense within the framework of … Read More

Sport News The Phoenix Suns’ Finals trip reeks to high heavens

The Phoenix Suns’ run to the NBA Finals is fugazi. Better yet, it’s fraudulent. If you had to touch it, you’d need to wash your hands immediately. And if it … Read More

Sport News Can we all finally recognize Paul George for his greatness?

With Kawhi Leonard sidelined with an ACL injury, everyone rushed to their computers to rule out the Clippers in their series with the top-seeded Utah Jazz. Even though the series … Read More