Kevin Owens is a seven year veteran of overseas professional basketball. He currently writes for SLAM Online, Hugging Harold Reynolds and his own blog Waiting For Godunk, which details his career as a standby athlete.
I have been exhausted over the past two months, and have developed very little patience for the nonsense we put up with as Philadelphia sports fans.
Around Fathers Day I began writing a letter to my grandpa. He had passed away in 2003, and I still think about him every day. Paul "The Pope" Owens meant a great deal to many different people, including myself, his grandson.
After such a depressing week of Philadelphia sports, the hopes and prayers of a city land squarely on the shoulders of the 10-9-8-76ers. But is that a good thing?
After watching Kentucky's entire starting five enter the NBA Draft, college basketball needs to figure out a way to bring legitimacy to the NCAA.
The battle between the "bluest of the blue bloods" takes place in New Orleans tonight. We break down the game, including the key match-up of the night.