3 Thoughts on David Blatt’s Firing

A few weeks ago I wrote about how LeBron had become a quasi-player/coach/GM and yesterday we saw some of his power as his “coach,” David Blatt was fired. Now that Tyronn Lue has a new three-year contract, the Cavaliers are paying two former head coaches, Blatt and Mike Brown, to not coach in addition to…

Ten Rules For Being A NBA GM

Being the GM for a sports team, especially an NBA team, is a unique job because it is usually relatively easy to evaluate someone’s performance. There are so few players on an NBA roster that you can easily assess every trade, draft pick, etc. Yet, for some reason NBA GMs have been comically terrible at…

January NBA Power Rankings

In my experience most people around my age in the U.S. grew up reading Harry Potter.  However, I never truly understood it global appeal until I spent significant time in Europe and now Southeast Asia.  It doesn’t matter what gender, religion, or nationality people are, an incredible amount of humans, especially younger ones really enjoy…