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  • Muhammad Ali was more than a champion, and more than a fighter. He championed revolutionary ideas, in revolutionary ways. Let's remember that, before history and expedience smooths it out.

  • Advanced statistics give us a new lens on basketball, and help us see things in new ways. This is good, but we shouldn't confuse all that new knowledge with understanding.

  •  A compendium of takes inspired by Wallace Stevens’ poem

  • May 22, 2015
    There Is No Helicopter

    Paul Pierce was clutch against the Hawks, and then he was not. But the way his shots fell says more about us than him.

  • March 16, 2015
    Life Among The Dinosaurs

    Canada has 35 million people and one professional basketball team. The Toronto Raptors are an NBA experience unlike any other.

  • February 9, 2015
    Dirk, Kobe, And The End

    The players that dominated and defined the NBA for nearly two decades are nearly done doing it. It's hard to know what comes next, and harder still to imagine it.