Playing Organized Basketball After a Long Break

Stanley The Office Dribbling Basketball

Last night, I did something I hadn’t attempted in about two and a half years. I went into a gym and played in an actual organized basketball game. With officials and a scorekeeper and jerseys (okay, uniquely colored shirts) and everything. This

When the NBA Gets Experimental

I’m celebrating a birthday this week, and I was thinking about how birthday parties are really just big experiments. You go through the trouble of planning something with your family and friends, but you don’t truly know how it’s going to go.

The Closest Four-Game Sweeps

During the NBA offseason, we have the opportunity to dive into some of the game’s more outrageous mysteries. Since 2003, the NBA playoffs have had best-of-7 series for each round of the playoffs. Before the 2002-03 season, the first round was best-of-5.