Will America Ever Fully Embrace Women’s Sports?


 Share on Tumblr I could’ve chose any woman to place above but I selfishly had to put up Skylar Diggins because I’m not sure of many things in the world better than her. But today is about some new business and a subject that strays from my usual M.O. I love sports and today’s topic […]

Why Don’t You Care About the Baseball Playoffs?

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 Share on Tumblr With a breather in the MLB playoffs last night, it’s the perfect time to break down the League Championship Series. I don’t write much about baseball here for a couple reasons. First, I’m not that big a fan, that’s a topic for another post. Second, there are about a million writers out […]

4 Sports Podcasts to Get You to Football Season


 Share on Tumblr We are officially in the dog days of the sports summer. This is when all your favorite ESPN personalities take vacation. When the only game in town is baseball, and we’re somewhere between NBA Free Agency and the start of NFL/College football season. (For the record, Week 1 of training camp does […]

He Wanted To Date My Job, Not Me

Ahyiana Angel Image By: Sean Pressely

 Share on TumblrI had to learn the hard way that every date is not a date. How so, you may ask. If it looks like a date, talks like a date, and the man pays like it’s a date…then one would likely look to call it a date. Right? I met him at an industry […]

4 Ways Being 30 Has Ruined My Sports Fandom

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 Share on Tumblr 30. I’m behind on all the goals I had for myself at this age when I was a kid. I was supposed to be a billionaire, astronaut, NBA player (point guard for the Pistons, #1 draft pick of course), Sportscenter anchor, and music mogul. Not a rapper, more like Diddy. Just talk […]

It’s the End of Days for Derrick Rose’s Knees, Tracy McGrady’s Suits, and NY Sports Fans


 Share on Tumblr There is a lot going on in sports right now. But every once in a while, something happens in the sports world that stops you dead in your tracks. These things are bigger than a game. No more scrolling on Twitter. No more conversations with loved ones. No more laughs with friends. […]

This Is It: Same Old Sorry Ass Jets… & Giants


 Share on Tumblr William H. Strafe, Streetz, Joe Sargent and the rest of the seveneighteen crew discuss whether or not the Giants should just throw in the towel and tank the rest of the season. Later, Strafe calls Jets fan Landon (@Harlem4Dais) for an “animated” Hater’s Call  after the Jets lost to the 0-4 Steelers […]

SBM Sports: What Sunday’s Game Said About the Lakers’ Playoff Chances


 Share on Tumblr As the Los Angeles Lakers battle back to .500 (um…) respectability the playoff race, they started off by beating the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday in a game that felt like a tense Game 7. In coming out ahead, I lost myself in the action, thoroughly enjoying the back-and-forth between two seemingly evenly […]

Time to Face Facts: The New York Knicks are For Real


 Share on Tumblr It’s finally time to admit it: the New York Knicks are contenders for the Eastern Conference — even if they did get blown out by the Rockets…twice. I thoroughly enjoy ribbing Knick fans because there is so much material (Isiah Thomas, 40 years without a title, Eddy Curry, Jerome James, etc.) and […]

A Few Days Later: So About the Cornball Brother…

RGIII and his fiancee.

 Share on TumblrThis past Thursday Rob Parker of ESPN questioned Robert Griffin aka “RGIII” as being a down for the cause African-American man. His question was simply, “Is RGIII a brother or a cornball brother?” This comment sparked so much controversy and backlash for Parker throughout news outlets that even the outspoken Stephen A. Smith […]