The Pinnacle of Coaching

Coach of the Year honors is one of the most subjective awards given out in any of the major sports. While winning percentage (especially  in the playoffs) is the measure of a coach, it often doesn’t reflect how a coach was able to overcome injuries, poor management and personnel decisions, or a cheap owner.  Out of 30 […]

Fisher vs. Hunter: Who really has the players’ interests at heart?

I have always liked Derek Fisher, even when he played for the evil Lakers.  Now that he’s a Thunder, I can wholeheartedly root for him.  He’s an Arkansas boy.  Seems like a stand-up guy — at least there’s never been any scandal around him, on or off the court.  He seemed like the only grown-up […]