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Monthly Archives: March 2010

Toney Douglas Open Thread

There isn’t much to talk about in Knick-land these days, save for Toney Douglas. D’Antoni is finally giving him extra minutes, and the rookie is responding. One thing I like about him is…

2010 Game Thread: Knicks @ Mavericks

Wash, rinse, repeat of the last 43 losses. Sigh. Well maybe Toney Douglas will get some more playing time. He has played well and his defense has been a nice change of pace from Sergio “Ole” Rodriguez. Why did it take this long to see him get steady playing time? Oh well, in-game thoughts here.

GOTME (Part I): The Introduction

With the ability to use tools no longer a unique human ability, perhaps what truly separates us from the animals is the ability record events and learn from history. While mice might remember their way back through the maze to the cheese, I don’t think Pliny the Squeeky is writing it down for future generations. One allure of sports is the ability to record events that transpired for study, analysis, and perhaps to gain a greater understanding of ourselves. One way this manifests itself is in the discussion of the greatest players of all time, which is both an educational …continue reading