Archive for the ‘Basketball’ Category

Considering that I’ve only made one post over the last 2 ½ months, you would have thought I’d slipped into hibernation mode. After all of the weird, stupid or just plain unbearable things that have gone on in that time, I kind of wished I’d had. Unfortunately, I’ve had to endure the same ridiculous stories […]


The Arizona sports fan, not the bandwagon fan, but the true Arizona sports fan, has always had to endure frustrations and heartbreaks. That’s nothing new. After all, there are scores of thousands of people that now reside in this great state that have moved from their beloved but unbearable home states. That’s why it is […]


Now that I’ve got your attention, let’s talk NCAA basketball.  I know what you’re thinking.  “Wichita State?  They’re a #9 seed.  Who in their right mind would make such a bold (and crazy) statement?” Okay, that’s a legitimate question.  Maybe I’m not in my right mind.  Or maybe I just don’t believe that Wichita State […]


What a wild ride that first week was, huh?  And this weekend’s games should be even better. All things considered, I felt pretty good about picking twelve out of sixteen teams correctly to make it this far.  I know, 75% won’t make you much money in the betting world, but there were a lot of […]


It’s that time again.  March Madness! Time to scour all of the data from the past four months for 68 different teams.  Time to be repaid for the countless hours of dedicated research, watching every conceivable NCAA Division I basketball game available to mankind since Thanksgiving-ish.  Time to pick 65 games correctly, ultimately winning the […]


After nailing the Super Bowl, I decided to take a couple of weeks off from prognosticating, prophesizing and a lot of other really big words that simply mean “giving my opinion to whoever will listen”!! As I was enjoying my self-induced exile, I couldn’t help but listen to the experts bringing up the same old […]


Is it just me, or has the sports world in the great state of Arizona been turned on its head over the past couple of weeks?  I’m not just talking about the house cleaning that was done by the Cardinals.  The craziness has infiltrated nearly all of the major sports venues. We’ll take a look […]