Posts Tagged ‘NBA’

Like every other sports fan, I have a lot of reactions to the LeBron James signing and its aftermath. Basically, there are four major stories here: the signing itself, the one-hour special to announce the signing, the reaction of Cleveland fans and the reaction of Cleveland owner Dan Gilbert. Let’s get to it. (more…)

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One of the things I love most is college hockey. One of the things I hate most is cancer. We’ll start this post off with a sad and inspiring story where the two intersect.

In April, Mandi Schwartz, a junior center for the Yale University women’s hockey team, found out that her acute myeloid leukemia, which had been in remission since May 2009, had returned. Now she’s in a battle for her life and has about a month to find a matching bone marrow donor or cord blood donor in order to survive. (more…)