Antonio Belicena

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Sport Explained: What is a Louis van Gaal?

Thom Gibbs offers some remarkable (and entirely untrue) insights into the extracurricular activities enjoyed by Manchester United's new manager<p>Louis van Gaal may have managed Ajax, Barcelona and Bayern Munich but was he really boss of the Ministry of Sound and the Hacienda?<p>And can he repair a …

George injury invites questions about NBA involvement in FIBA

Who should bear the risk of NBA players competing in international competition? Paul George's injury renews the debate.<p><b>Offseason: Pacers' odds drop |</b> …

Whatever Happened to Jogo Bonito?

This Brazil team doesn’t appear capable of playing the pretty soccer of legend<p>You don’t need statistical analysis to notice Brazil’s <i>jogo</i> is not so</i> …

Google Donates $100,000 to Help Kids Build Games Consoles

Google’s education arm has donated $100,000 towards a joint project between Code Club and Technology Will Save Us which allows children to build and programme their own games console for just £60, thereby teaching them early essential skills for a potential lifetime in technology.<p>Announced today, …

Kobe Bryant Picks Soccer as His Favorite Sport over Basketball

Kobe Bryant has made quite the career out of basketball.<p>He's lived and breathed the sport as his ridiculously impressive work ethic drives him to new heights year in and year out.<p>The hours watching tape, practicing footwork in the gym, spraying in shots from all over the court while only lights …

Has Tim Duncan Surpassed Kobe Bryant as Generation's Best Superstar?

Five NBA titles later, Tim Duncan is still quiet as ever, preferring to score, rebound, defend and dominate in peace, the occasional crazy eyes and half-smile remaining the only evidence that he feels at all.<p>Five NBA titles later, Kobe Bryant's ubiquitous hold over the league is alive and well, his …

From James Naismith to Gregg Popovich in four steps: A basketball coaching flow chart

Well, this, via Reddit's NBA community, is really neat:<p>That's a flow chart (click to embiggen) tracing a sizable chunk of the history of basketball …

Should Houston Rockets Finally Move Omer Asik This Offseason?

Whether the Houston Rockets should trade Omer Asik is not a simple question. It opens a whole host of grander, more philosophical queries about the nature of the team’s direction.<p>Asik was on the trading block for the first two months of 2013-14 season, and it seemed obvious that the Rockets should …

Intentionally Fouling DeAndre Jordan Is Futile

In the 17 years since Don Nelson first urged the intentional fouling of Dennis Rodman in an attempt to stop the Chicago Bulls from scoring so many …

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