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By: timbersfan, 5:14 AM GMT on April 12, 2014
NBA Mailbag: This Is the End
The league is at a fever pitch, and the only way for Bill Simmons to survive it is to empty his inbox
BY BILL SIMMONS ON APRIL 11, 2014PRINT
I know, I know … we’re two days late with the weekly NBA bag again. In my defense, my entire life revolves around the free-falling Celtics, Chad Ford’s Big Board 8.0 and endless conversation...
By: timbersfan, 5:29 AM GMT on April 10, 2014
Get the Declaration of Independence Tattooed on Your Face: Haim Is in a Nike Ad for U.S. Soccer
APRIL 2, 2014
by KEVIN LINCOLN and RYAN O'HANLON
Kevin Lincoln: Ryan, after seeing Nike’s promotional photos of the Haim girls — Little, Middle, and Boss Haim, I believe their birth names are — wearing the new United States men’s nat...
By: timbersfan, 11:28 AM GMT on April 05, 2014
Fixing the NBA Playoffs
Plus, all your questions answered in this week’s mailbag
BY BILL SIMMONS ON APRIL 4, 2014PRINT
I didn’t write an NBA Bag on Thursday because I knew David Letterman was stepping down. I wrote an NBA Bag because I’ve been doing mailbags ever since I started writing this column in 1997 … and only because I loved Letterman...
By: timbersfan, 8:43 AM GMT on April 04, 2014
Three Things: Real Madrid vs. Borussia Dortmund
By Stephan Uersfeld | April 2, 2014 6:02:19 PM PDT
Gareth Bale's early goal set the tone as Real Madrid thumped Borussia Dortmund 3-0 at the Bernabeu. Here are three things from their Champions League quarterfinal first leg...
1. Real looking like favourites
By: timbersfan, 8:42 AM GMT on April 04, 2014
Three Things: PSG vs. Chelsea
By Julien Laurens | April 2, 2014 5:29:16 PM PDT
Reaction to PSG's 3-1 win vs. Chelsea in the first leg of the Champions League quarterfinal.
1. Pastore is not finished
Football, eh! On one hand are Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Edinson Cavani and Ezequiel Lavezzi, with 65 goals between them this sea...