My favorite team since I was about five years old is the Minnesota Timberwolves. We haven’t made the playoffs in 12 years and it’s looking like lucky number 13 is a foregone conclusion at this point. We have a new coach and a ton of talent on the team, but we have not improved to [...]
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Growing up, I didn’t always have a lot to do. We lived in the sticks of Alexandria, Minnesota. Although a decent sized town — roughly 9k in my youth — where I lived only a few people had permanent residences. The other homes were all lake cabins that people visited on weekends. There just weren’t [...]
Since basketball has ended and my beloved Timberwolves retired to their dens to lick reopened wounds, I’ve been mulling about the apartment with less to do. It struck me the other day that my habits have changed a great deal.
My youthful pursuits included wakeboarding and tubing, basketball, videogames, ladies, kicking it with friends, frisbee golf [...]
I am a fan of Lebron James in the same way I’m a fan of Kevin Durant (though I favor the latter for his humility) and Chris Paul and Steve Nash and multiple other basketball players. I did not really care for the way this whole scenario was handled; it seems obvious Lebron has [...]