Against NBA Superlatives and Comparison

There is a seemingly irresistible tendency, characteristic of NBA viewers, regarding the ordering and ranking of players. The premise is simple. If you (the casual fan) are moderately familiar with the NBA product, then you should be able to observe the individual players and assign superlatives or other descriptors according to your observation: worst, bad, […]

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The Atlanta Hawks: In Expectation of Continued Failure

In any serious conversation involving professional sports in Atlanta, proper decorum dictates that there are two teams which must be discussed before any mention of the third is made. There is a recognizable hierarchy in the region, with two teams looming large, broadly leaning back to back, prominent and proud, while the third cowers at […]

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