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Moments of Fortune: A Guest Post on the Cleveland Cavaliers by Dan Grunspan.

Editor’s Note: Dan is a PhD candidate at the University of Washington in Seattle. This is Dan’s first submission to The Diss. It has been 46 years since a major sports team brought a championship to Cleveland (by the Jim … Continue reading

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Fortunate Moments for Unfortunate Franchises: Cleveland Cavaliers

Hope springs eternal in the human breast; Man never Is, but always To be blest: The soul, uneasy and confin’d from home, Rests and expatiates in a life to come. – Alexander Pope, An Essay on Man The ebb and … Continue reading

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The Week That Was: February 13-19, 2012.

Every part of me wants to do a “Week That Was” that doesn’t mention the words “Jeremy” or “Lin.” But that’s no longer possible in today’s NBA. A specter is haunting New York — the specter of Linsanity. Anyways, on … Continue reading

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Games of the Week: February 13-19, 2012.

Welcome, Jeremy Lin bandwagon fans, to the National Basketball Association (NBA), the league where Jeremy Lin plays his games.  Believe it or not, there are 449 other players not named Jeremy Lin in the NBA, all of whom play on … Continue reading

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Games of the Week: February 6-12, 2012.

This edition of Games of the Week features both young up-and-comers against and old school contenders from days of yore.  Who’s 2 Legit 2 Quit? Let’s get to it. Monday: Los Angeles Lakers at Philadelphia 76ers (4:00 PM PST) This … Continue reading

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Games of the Week: January 16-22, 2012.

Image from savetheskyhook.com Editor’s Note:  Sing the lines below to the tune of “The Addam’s Family” theme.Games of the Week! (snap snap)Games of the Week! (snap snap)Games of the Week, Games of the week, Games of the week (snap snap) … Continue reading

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