Darryl Long

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Draft Trends: Which teams/leagues breed the most All-Stars?

Our latest look shows the ACC to still be the premier league.<p><b>Latest in hoops: NBA Early Entries | Latest News | Coaching Changes</b><p>We're continuing our …

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Fudgy Black Bean Brownies

Black bean brownies may sound extremely unappealing, but I can assure you they are phenomenal. You will not notice the black beans in these, I promise.<p>I put this to the test on my mother-in-law. Now, she usually turns her nose up at my healthy meals and any attempts to make things healthier, lower …

Rino Stefano Tagliafierro Brings Master Paintings to Life

From the Renaissance through the Romantic age, the end goal of many master painters was often to<p>From the Renaissance through the Romantic age, the end goal of many master painters was often to transport the audience into a realm of imagination. Equal parts fiction and reality, the masters sought to …

Time Management Tips | How to Live on 24 Hours Per Day | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: As you look back on the year that has just past, do you feel as though you spent another 12 months merely existing instead of truly</i> …

Warriors Broadcaster Accidentally Calls Glen Davis 'Big Dick Baby' on Air

If you're not familiar with Golden State Warriors play-by-play voice Bob Fitzgerald, this would be the time to get to know his work.<p>It won't be long before this on-air slip starts makes Fitzgerald a star on the live-TV-gone-wrong circuit.<p>Midway through the second quarter of Golden State's 94-81 win …

Basketball

How Much Higher Can Damian Lillard Keep Raising the Bar?

Damian Lillard has been taking the NBA world by storm during the 2013-14 season, taking no prisoners as he unleashes a barrage of game-winning shots, highlight plays and incredible stat lines.<p>And he's getting better by the week.<p>Lillard dominated heading into Christmas, torching opponents he helped …

Basketball

How To Wear A Denim Shirt - 5 Ways Men Can Rock It

Learn how to wear a denim shirt. There was a time when these were reserved solely for unfashionable dads, but we’re pleased to announce that that …

Nike Roshe Run Sneakerboot QS - Mercury Grey | Available Now

Author:<p>John Kim<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>0<p>0<p>SHARES<p>A new Quickstrike edition of the Nike Roshe Run SneakerBoot finds the mid-top silhouette finished in …

Fashion Made Easy

Here's Who Makes The Money In This Country — And Who Pays The Income Taxes

The country's highest earners are taking home a bigger percentage of the national income than ever before.<p>This trend is hurting the economy — because the middle class consumers who spend most of the money in the economy don't have much money to spend. And middle-class folks are understandably …

White supremacy’s long shadow: Why the myth of “race” still haunts America

Decades removed from the lows of segregation, black America still struggles against its twisted logic<p>In 2008 the United States elected its first black president. That same year the black middle class began to suffer a precipitous decline in terms of rates of employment and home ownership, and the …

Poverty nation: How America created a low-wage work swamp

For decades, both parties supplanted a push for higher wages with well-intended public aid. The result: Calamity<p>2013 is the year many Americans discovered the crisis of the working poor. It turns out it’s also the crisis of the welfare poor. That’s tough for us: Americans notoriously hate welfare, …

The Case Against High-School Sports

The United States routinely spends more tax dollars per high-school athlete than per high-school math student—unlike most countries worldwide. And we wonder why we lag in international education rankings?<p>Every year, thousands of teenagers move to the United States from all over the world, for all …

Why LeBron Is The Best Player In The NBA And No One Else Is Close, In One Chart

If he ups his three-point shooting a bit, he could become the first player to ever shoot 60% from the field, 50% from three-point range, and 80% from the free-throw line.<p>This chart from Statscenter captures his greatness.<p>It takes the 25 players with the highest usage rate — basically, the guys who …

Basketball

5 2013-14 NBA Breakout Players Who Nobody Saw Coming

Link to Media<p>NBA fans and analysts alike spend every offseason predicting breakout years from highly anticipated players, but there are often a handful of captivating competitors that no one saw coming.<p>The 2013-14 season features an exciting group of breakout performers that snuck up on us.<p>Some are …

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The 23 Best Players In The Loaded 2014 NBA Draft

ESPN's Chad Ford says there are as many as eight All-Stars in this group.<p>To come up with an expert consensus big board of the 23 best players in the draft, we combined rankings from Ford, SI's Chris Mannix, DraftExpress's Jonathan Givony, and CBS Sports' Gary Parrish.<p>It's never too early to get …

NBA Rookies Who Are Already Making Teams Regret Passing on Them

General managers and scouting departments hate to admit their own mistakes. So we'll do it for them.<p>Now a week into the season, we're already seeing rookies who are making teams regret passing on them.<p>And it's not necessarily about the stats, though some have put up some surprisingly monstrous …

Basketball

Best Potential Trade Scenarios, Packages & Landing Spots for Raptors' Rudy Gay

The Toronto Raptors are in a bit of a precarious situation this season.<p>The main problems aren't really derived from a severe lack of talent. All things told, Toronto's starting lineup is probably one of the better groups in the Eastern Conference, despite the parts not really meshing together all …

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Zach Randolph says he's willing to sacrifice money to stay in Memphis

Grizzlies All-Star Zach Randolph says he wants to retire in Memphis.<p>Zach Randolph is the most popular player in Grizzlies history. Marc Gasol is the …

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Report: American Education Isn't Mediocre—It's Deeply Unequal

Students in Massachusetts are doing great compared to their international peers, according to the National Center for Educational Statistics. Students in Alabama, Mississippi, and D.C., however, are languishing.<p>It’s so common to see studies about the United States’s lackluster academic performance …

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6 Essential Pro Tips for Cooking Burgers at Home

Which NBA Stars Are Auditioning for a Trade During 2013-14 Season?

Motivations vary in the NBA, but some quality players end up performing well so they can be traded to a different situation. Of course they still want to help their teams win, but in the back of their minds, they're hoping for a phone call from the general manager.<p>It happens every year, and going …

NBA

What bookies don’t want you to know about NFL underdogs

When the Denver Broncos lined up against the Jacksonville Jaguars last weekend, the question for gamblers wasn’t whether the Broncos would win, but rather by how many points they would pummel the lowly Jaguars. Bookmakers predicted that this margin, known as the “spread”, would be 28 points—the …

NFL

CHART: The Average NBA Player Will Make A Lot More In His Career Than The Other Major Sports

The average NBA player will make $24.7 million in his career. That is based on an average salary of $5.2 million and an average career length of 4.8 years and is $18.6 million more than the career earnings for the average NFL player ($6.1 million).<p>The NFL average is so much lower than the other …

MoB | Cooking with Cast Iron

Pop quiz: Name a three things that get better with age. Wine? Of course. Beef? Within reason. The GP crew? You’re damn right, partner. And number …

5 Best Beginner Colognes For Young Men

<b>Once upon a time, choosing your first fragrance was easy: you strolled into the store, picked out a bottle of Aqua Di Gio, and strolled back out.</b> …

The Best Fried Chicken Recipes from Around the World

From Vietnam to India to Italy to Mexico—and beyond—we've got tons of recipes for fried chicken, and the appropriate side dishes<p>From Tennessee and Italy to India and Korea, we've got all the best recipes for fried chicken—and their attendant sides, of course—from nearly every corner of the globe. …

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