The Clog

Roy Jones Jr. is still fighting, in part because he lost a ton of money on his record label. Why does this keep happening? Beyond the obvious good-at-boxing ≠ good-at-rapping thing, that is.

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Will the mess surrounding the trade change the way we see the star point guard?

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It's not surprising that ESPN's name got roped into a goofy Internet money-giveaway hustle. Or at least not nearly as surprising that it took this long for ESPN's name to get roped into a goofy internet money-giveaway hustle.

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In this installment, Mario finances a school, breaks a curfew, steals gloves, and scores a goal. How could you ever call such a person a bad boy?

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We're going to be introducing a series of semi-regular-to-occasional series at The Classical over the next few weeks. The first of those, The Archetype, made its debut today. Here's what it is.

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If you're keeping track, this makes two actually-pretty-good trades for Chris Paul that commissioner David Stern has vetoed. So, yeah, everything's going great.

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Baseball fans are all feeling a little let down right now. But there's no sense in (ballroom) dancing around the thing that's on all of our minds.

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The Classical is officially a week old. No, that's not the hugest accomplishment, but how many blog posts had you written about Paul Wall by the time you were a week old? Right, that's what we thought.

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Hit Points is a humble tribute to the nonfiction comic strips in the Sunday newspapers of yore. Today: Chris Paul or no Chris Paul, let's get ready for some NBA!

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For the good of the league, we're now talking about who "deserves" Chris Paul. Welcome to the new race to the bottom. 

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