Franklin Session’s last-second dagger

Let me start off by saying that I work with the National Basketball League of Canada as their director of statistics and player clearances.  Essentially that’s the nuts and bolts of what a sports league does.  A player needs statistics, it’s like his personal resume of skill. For Franklin Session, this resume has a nice…

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Get an Albany Patroon to run your sports league

I have never shied away from my love for the long-departed Albany Patroons basketball team.  Two championships, five regular-season titles, and a slew of NBA players and coaches came from our little Continental Basketball Association team. And today I want to take a moment and salute one of those former Patroons and his successful involvement…

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Celebrating “Mr. 40 Day” in Chicago

Tony Bennett is a star with the National Basketball League of Canada, where he helped the Windsor Express earn a 2015 NBL championship.  Prior to his NBL years, he starred in the Premier Basketball League and in the Continental Basketball Association; and while in college, he helped Bradley University advance to the Round of 16…

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Orest Hrynwak: An elegy for Captain Cash

Please let me tell you a story today.  A story about a man named Orest. I first met Orest ten years ago.  At the time, I was freelancing for a minor league sports website which paid its writers on promises and not much else.  At the time, Orest was the general manager of the Rochester…

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