Free agency got off to a frenzied, somewhat hilarious start early Wednesday morning, when teams with competent front offices started making solid moves, while teams with incompetent front offices and/or broken down superstars did exactly what you’d expect.
Marshawn Lynch continued his off season press tour Monday night on Conan (and by press tour, we me mean making random television appearances that — to the chagrin of beat writers everywhere — don’t involve the NFL at all), marking the second time this year the Seahawks running back has appeared on the late night show.
Jeremy Lamb, famous for being one of the “other guys” in the James Harden trade, paid the ultimate price this week for not giving dap to Russell Westbrook this season, as the Oklahoma City Thunder traded him to the Charlotte Hornets.
The Charlotte Hornets got their man Thursday night: Frank “The Tank” Kaminsky, the Naismith Player of the Year and star of NCAA basketball runner-up Wisconsin.
This is just God punishing him for wearing those stupid pants.
Sorry for ruining the outcome, but it’s so damn funny that it doesn’t matter.
It’s been awhile since we’ve done a Sad SuperSonics post, so here goes. We’ll start with this ultra-depressing fact: there are currently five active players in the NBA who played in Seattle as Sonics.
Hey, remember last week when we said the Sacramento Kings finally appeared to be making some smart decisions? Apparently we jumped the gun a bit on that one.
In what seems like a bit from The Red Green Show (look it up, kiddies), some drunken boater in Canada decided it’d be a good idea to sidle up to a moose, hop on its back, and hang on for dear life.
Isiah Thomas’ tenure as president of the New York Knicks ended in 2008, in the wake of a sexual harassment scandal that led to an $11.5 million settlement with his accuser, Anucha Browne Sanders, a former Knicks executive who had been fired after making accusations against Thomas.
The Golden State Warriors held their championship parade today in Oakland. All the top Oakland luminaries were there: Nancy Pelosi, Hammer, Marshawn Lynch…okay, maybe just the three (disappointing lack of E-40, IMO).
Mini Kam Chancellor just treated that other kid like Mini Vernon Davis.