by Kolby Solinsky Editor, White Cover Magazine You’re going to read a lot about Steve Nash. Starting… last night. He’s the greatest basketball player in Canadian history, and it’s nice to be able to write something like that without having to preface it with reportedly or arguably, because it really isn’t arguable. Next to Steve Nash, there’s nobody else. […]Read more "Loonie Legacy: Steve Nash’s Greatest Assist Is Yet To Come"
by Kolby Solinsky You’ve got to give Jason Kidd credit. He only had to pay $25,000 to buy the series, and that’s a pretty reasonable tag. No joke, the Toronto Raptors could have made it easier on themselves.Read more "If the Raptors Fall in the Forest, Does America Hear It?"
———————————————————— by Kolby Solinsky Editor, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— It started out bad, and then it got worse. Worse. Worse. WORSE. Every Miami Heat miss or turnover was met with a Kawhi Leonard pick-and-roll. Every two-pointer from James or Wade was returned by one of Danny Green’s and Gary Neal’s combined 13 three-pointers. Two steps for the […]Read more "Game 3: Nothing Normal about San Antonio’s Slaughter of Miami"
———————————————————— by Ballin’ Jones Hardcourt Correspondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— LeBron James. Legendary, in an instant. A triple-double wasn’t enough to give the Heat a Game 1 win, but that was nearly the same in 2012, too. In Game 2, James was James and Miami’s supporting cast – from Mike Miller (aka Brooks from The Bachelorette) to […]Read more "Sponsored: RareInk Posterizes LeBron James’s Posterization of Tiago Splitter"
———————————————————— by Ballin’ Jones Hardcourt Correspondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— When it rains, it pours. In Seattle, that statement is quite a literal truth. Anywhere in the Northwest, really. But, it’s not always easy being a sports fan in the Emerald City. The Mariners have never won a World Series, the Seahawks have been in one […]Read more "Kings Ransom: Sacramento Screws Over the Future Seattle SuperSonics"
———————————————————— by Ballin’ Jones Hardcourt Correspondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— Attention. Attention, everyone. If you could quiet down in the back. I have little to say that hasn’t already been said by Grantland’s finest staff writer. Or, written by him. I can picture him laughing while he writes it, though, so I guess that’s why […]Read more "Rembert Browne Just Owned the Internet with Sheens v. Jordan"
———————————————————— by Connor Foote Lotus Land Correspondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— Sometimes, I forget I’m 25. I forget I’m over 18 most days, but then days like today happen — days when Jason Collins becomes the “first” openly gay athlete in a major North American sports — and I’m still somehow surprised that traditional media outlets […]Read more "How BuzzFeed, Deadspin, and the Internet Ruled the Day Jason Collins Came Out of the Closet"
———————————————————— by Kolby Solinsky Editor, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— There will be a lot of people congratulating Jason Collins today, and deservedly so. As the first openly gay athlete in a major North American sport , Collins is a very, very brave man, and any other gay athletes afraid of being that first one have a potential […]Read more "Jason Collins Says He Is Gay. To ‘Sports Illustrated’."
———————————————————— by Ballin’ Jones Hardcourt Correspondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— If you’re anyone with an eye for the increasingly entertainment-based industry of journalism, you’ve come to appreciate Robert Littal’s Black Sports Online. And, if you’ve spent more than 30 seconds at once on the site, you’ve no doubt clicked on the tab titled Why Is This Site Called […]Read more "Kobe’s Not Playing, But He’s Tweeting"
———————————————————— by Ballin’ Jones Hardcourt Correspondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— If anyone’s happy about the arrival of the Brooklyn Nets, it must be the New York Knicks.Read more "Is That All You Got, Brooklyn?"