How Rankings For Super Smash Bros Characters Have Changed Over The Years

Super Smash Bros. is one of the great cult series out there. But Super Smash Bros. Melee, the 2001 GameCube version, has an interesting wrinkle: It's been out for 13 years and has never been patched, but over time, among serious players, characters have fallen in and out of favor among serious players, despite never… » 11/20/14 11:03am Today 11:03am

I went to St. John's, where Ron was the last notable NBA player we'd put into the league in years. I got there the year after the team was gutted after it several members were accused of raping a prostitute in Pittsburgh, so there wasn't much talk about the home team. Everyone loved Ron, though. » 11/19/14 10:22am Yesterday 10:22am

Olbermann: If Pro Sports Want Legal Gambling, Help Gambling Addicts

Adam Silver's op-ed in the New York Times in support of legalized sports gambling reversed the long history of professional sports outwardly demonizing gambling while stage whispering all the information with which gamblers can make their decisions. If we bring gambling out of the shadows and, you know, get it some… » 11/14/14 5:39pm Friday 5:39pm

Adam Silver Responds To NBA Union By Writing Random Words

This morning, ESPN The Magazine published an interview with new NBPA executive director Michele Roberts, in which she laid out why NBA owners aren't worth shit to the league, and are functionally the most replaceable bodies. This afternoon, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver issued a statement comprising shifty accounting… » 11/13/14 1:37pm 11/13/14 1:37pm

NBA Union Chief: Owners Don't Matter And Are Replaceable 

Michele Roberts's pitch to NBA players was simple: "My past," she said during her interview, "is littered with the bones of men who were foolish enough to think I was someone they could sleep on." If any NBA owners were still sleeping on the new head of the NBPA, they'd best stay woke from here on in. Because going by… » 11/13/14 9:35am 11/13/14 9:35am

I thought Chad was the most impressive of the three. Lon was way too hesitant to say anything with Esfandiari around, and he'd spend half a minute explaining himself when he misstepped instead of just calling the hands. Esfandiari is great, but I was a little surprised by how well Chad kept up with the technical parts… » 11/11/14 6:11pm 11/11/14 6:11pm