Hey, Blair, no McDyess

Antonio McDyess started and played in his 1000 NBA game. Why is this fantasy noteworthy? Well, it’s really not. In fact, as Knicks fan, I’m still bitter that we traded Marcus Camby and our number 7 overall pick to get Antonio. That number 7 pick ended up being Nene Hilario. Oh, and guess who went …

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I need an EkG, part deux

It’s very rare that I get to bring back an old title that I have used before and, I have to admit, I need an EkG! was one of my prouder headlines. I thought it was kind of clever actually, didn’t you? You get it, EG = Eric Gordon and EkG = heart monitoring for …

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Not Green with envy

Have you ever wondered why it’s green with envy? Why green? Who came up with that? Was it someone Irish? I mean nobody is a shade of green, right? There are shades of brown, shades of red and I’ve even seen shades of an orange tint but never green. I don’t know, another unsolved mystery of …

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Where’s the Vanilla Coke?

This afternoon I got thirsty and decided to stop in a deli to buy myself a Coke. I used to drink Vanilla Coke but, for some reason, you can’t find Vanilla Coke anywhere in New York anymore. Do you remember a few years ago when Coca Cola reintoduced Vanilla Coke? It was like the biggest …

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