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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NBL Canada’s new weekly wrapup show (with Chuck Miller content)

For the past five seasons, I’ve worked behind the scenes with the National Basketball League of Canada as their league statistician and director of player clearances.  It’s a fun job and I enjoy it very much.  Heck, when you can get league coverage in the New York Times, that’s not too shabby… And yes, there…

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K-Chuck Radio: Goin’ to the Hoop

I never thought I would see this in my lifetime.  There’s a rap song dedicated to New York Knicks rookie Kristaps Porziņģis.  No kidding.  Brace yourself. Now what do you think would be more brain-banging than a rap song about Kristaps Porziņģis? Okay, how about a SECOND rap song about Kristaps Porziņģis, complete with snow-drifting…

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The cool stat of the week, man…

One of my many jobs is working with the National Basketball League of Canada, an eight-team circuit that is currently playing its fifth season in the Great White North.  I take care of their statistics, I handle their player clearances, I do a lot of grunt work for the league.  And it’s never considered “work”…

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