The Pain of Suffering from a Loss!

How do you recover yourself after you loose at something you have trained for over many months and perhaps years?     Cece does not usually watch the NBA  finals....more

All My Exes Win in Texas - The World Champion Dallas Mavericks

Mia M. Jackson •  Sideline Pass • Up close and sporty! ...more

Choking: LeBrons Unnatural Response

Mia M. Jackson •  Sideline Pass • Up close and sporty! “Under the glare of competition, basketball players cannot find the basket and golfers cannot find the pin.” The Art of Failure, Malcolm Gladwell...more

LeBron's "UnREGAL" Night

Mia M. Jackson •  Sideline Pass • Up close and sporty! ...more

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Really? It's High School All Over Again?

How I felt when I learned about all the private parties at BlogHer '10. ...more

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Women Playing the NBA?

Last week David Stern, the commissioner of the NBA told Sports Illustrated that a woman playing in the NBA is "well within the range of possibility".I am not sure how I feel about this. Of course my first reactions was Woo Hoo! Women in the NBA! But then I had to take a step back. What would happen to the WNBA if women started playing in the NBA? If the NBA took the very best female players then it changes everything....more

because one of the women in it is my all time favorite basketball player, Deanna Nolan #14 of ...more

40 Years Later, Dr. King Still Asks Us: Where Do We Go From Here?

Today's blog post started in anger. I had been seething in recent days over Pat Buchanan's factually-distorted, ahistorical diatribe in response to Barack Obama's speech on race. It wasn't merely Buchanan's snide contention that: [N]o people anywhere has done more to lift up blacks than white Americans. ...more

I am glad that you are here, and I am sure that the world is glad for your ...more