Dallas Mavericks Win 2011 NBA Championship

There was a sign held up in the crowd on Sunday night in big blue letters by four different fans, each holding one letter.  “T-E-A-M” it spelled, and a team is what won the 2011 NBA Championship.  One team paid close to three max contracts to try to win an NBA Championship; and the other team...

Tribune Co. cuts # of Cubs bids down to 5, John Canning out

Since last week, when opening bids for the Cubs were submitted, it has been learned that Tribune Co. cut the # of bids for the Cubs, Wrigley Field, and the team’s 25% stake in ComCast Sports Net Chicago down to 5 from the original 10. Among those 5 bids, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban was one of...

The Cubs sale finally gets off the ground

At long last, the on-going sale of the Chicago Cubs has finally started, with opening bids having been submitted on Friday. According to the article, 7 groups submitted bids for the Cubs, Wrigley Field, and the Tribune Company’s 25% stake in Comcast Sports Net Chicago. Sources say Mark Cuban was one...

Fuck Sam Zell

What the hell is Sam Zell doing!? Why the hell is he trying to sell the name of Wrigley Field? I’ll tell you why. Zell doesn’t give a dam about the Cubs. After all, he is a minority owner in the White Sox, which if Bud Selig realized and decided to do things legally, would make Zell sell his...

Jason Kidd finally traded to Dallas

To trade or not to trade? The long-asked question has finally been answered: To trade Jason Kidd is finally going to Dallas (again) a week after the trade seemed to be in severe jeopardy, thanks to Devean George invoking his little-known no-trade clause to veto the deal, and Jerry Stackhouse implying that...

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