ESPN piles on

Yesterday I said, That the NFL has not unequivocally taken a stance behind its players and supported their first-amendment-protected rights is disgraceful… Then ESPN went ahead and suspended Jemele Hill for, I don’t know, daring to be a black woman with her own thoughts and the ability to type them, Read more…

Zach Lowe channels The Wonder Years

Zach Lowe, on the Indiana Pacers’ new jerseys: The softer blue-on-yellow version, which includes no white or highlighting, reminds of those all-gray uniforms Kevin Arnold and Paul Pfeiffer wore to gym class. Zach’s the best NBA writer around. His ability to combine hilarious and obscure references with legit basketball insight Read more…