Monthly Archives: October 2011

Gumbel the comedian? Maybe not

By Jan Hubbard Twitter” @Whyhub One element previously missing from NBA negotiations was introduced last week, and we have Bryant Gumbel to thank for that. At a time when NBA fans were at their most depressed about the potential loss … Continue reading

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Side with the most islands wins

By Jan Hubbard Twitter: @Whyhub As far as I can tell, there is no truth to the rumor than in the last couple of weeks, people who participate in the illegal activity of cockfighting have been naming their roosters “David” … Continue reading

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Players Beware: It’s a Coldblooded Financial World

By Jan Hubbard Twitter: @Whyhub Although records for this sort of enterprise are not kept, it seems safe to suggest the two sides in the NBA labor negotiations have received unprecedented help in trying to resolve the impasse. The pack … Continue reading

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A Calm Stern is an Effective Stern

Special thanks to Chris Sheriden for posting this column on his new basketball web site: sheridenhoops.com By Jan Hubbard (Twitter: @Whyhub) Imagine a hostile encounter between men less refined than David Stern and Dwyane Wade. Instead of utilizing words and … Continue reading

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