Alexander Jefferson

The awareness of Rick Reilly, the humor of Bill Simmons, and the, uh, accent of Stephen A. Smith.

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  • 12:46 PM ET  07.22
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The NBA draft is one of the most compelling events in the world of sports for a number of reasons. From ridiculous outfits and awkward interviews on draft night, to the amazingly-high amount of potential that needs time to develop, to the actual performances that are destined to happen in the future, a wide array of entertainment is always present.The 2010 NBA Draft was no different, and the talent and potential were as strong as ever...alright maybe not, but there was certainly some talent. From everyone's surefire Hall-of-Famer in John Wall, the second round steals of Derrick Caracter and…
  • 08:21 PM ET  05.01
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Yes! Here it is! Lists are something that everyone likes, and also something that everyone has the ability to do. Whether the list is about politics, about movies, about music or just about, well, stuff, there is always a list for you. Sports are no exception, and in this list, the 50 best basketball players will be discussed.

I did this a little while back with baseball (The 50 Best of the MLB), and I'd like to think that it was fairly successful; so I'm gonna try and get the same thing going here.

Now, there are a couple of things that you need to understand. First off, these rankings will…
  • 12:41 PM ET  08.26
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Nobody likes to lose. Whatever competition the loss occurs in, it irritates the loser. No matter how competitive of a person you are, how much you care, or how much effort you put in- it doesn't matter. You would rather win than lose.
In professional sports, sore losers are everywhere. There are emotional players like Terrell Owens (and I'm not a fan of his, but you gotta admire that kind of emotion), emotional coaches like Dennis Green (at the end of that, the reporter who asked the question goes "...thanks coach", seriously listen, haha), and of course, there is everyone's favorite…

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