Minute Basketball: Square Peg in a Round HoleListen now (10 min) | Bobby Fischer invented Fischer random chess. He considered the chess world ossified, hardened into its institutional knowledge and fat and happy without new inventions. (Imagine what he would think about what computers have done to the game since the 1990s.…
Minute Basketball: PrescienceListen now (16 min) | Let me tell you what will happen in the future. Come closer. Lean in. That’s better. Listen closely. Money is going to slink back…
Minute Basketball: Glorious PurposeListen now (11 min) | Kyrie Irving. Kawhi Leonard. Chris Paul. Mike Conley. Not to mention, those already vanquished -- Anthony Davis, Jamal Murray, Ja…
Minute Basketball: FranceListen now (11 min) | The Maginot Line was a marvel of engineering. The French cannibalized their existential sense of selves after losing the Franco-P…
Minute Basketball: PocketsListen now (12 min) | Pockets! More elusive in womens clothing than in mens. Citation - a woman showing off her dress and excitedly saying: “And look! …
Minute Basketball: LegacyListen now (8 min) | How many times have you had to prove something that was already proven beyond the shadow of a reasonable doubt? It’s one of the mo…
Minute Basketball: Short KingsListen now (16 min) | Homogeneity lends itself to utopia and dystopia both. The idea that humanity would eventually produce enough to fulfill everyone’…
Minute Basketball: SleepListen now (11 min) | addition to being a sports writer, I’m also an LSAT tutor. (What a condemnation of the industry that this author of a free Substa…
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