Welcome Back To Relevance, Los Angeles. Your Lakers Are Cool Again.

———————————————————— by Ballin’ Jones Hardcourt Correspondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— You’re warned. Don’t count your chickens. Don’t give too much credit to the easy attention hogs. Don’t let the combination of Dwight Howard, Kobe Bryant, Pau Gasol, and Steve Nash cloud your judgment. Except, why not?

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The Book of Basketball (Diaries): Dwight Howard and Yo’ Momma, Bargnani’s Millions, and the Steph Curry Thing

———————————————————— by Ballin’ Jones Hardcourt Correspondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— Chapter 1 The Long and Winding Road of Dwight Howard’s Quest to Become the 2010 Version of LeBron James You know how everyone loves Dwight Howard?

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Kobe Bryant: “Dwight Howard is Going to be One of the Greatest Centers of All Time”

My, how far Kobe Bryant has come from that one night in Colorado. Dogged for years for his prima donna attitude, his infighting, his feud with Shaw, and his general (what seemed to be) cockiness and smuggishness, Kobe seemed to be a personal turn-off in just about every way. Now, after refurbishing his brand, winning […]

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Is Our Generation of Athletes as Spoiled as Our Generation of Youth?

Exhibit A, or selective memory? (Photo “courtesy” of Zimbio) You hear it generation-after-generation, and decade-after-decade. “Youth is wasted on the wrong people,” you’ll hear nowadays. Or wait, that was actually from 1939 and It’s a Wonderful Life. “The Slacker Generation,” we have heard, although it’s largely meant in connection with things like #KONY2012 and the […]

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The Dream Team Ain’t Dead Yet

  *Read White Cover Magazine’s previews for the AFC North and AFC East… with more coming… not, like “coming” coming, but you know. ——————————  Not the Philadelphia Eagles… no, they’re really dead. Until next year, at least. But, with news that the Miami Marlins have upped their offer for Albert Pujols to add him to […]

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