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The Sad State Of Sports In Los Angeles

This past week the greater Los Angeles area was ravaged by robust winds that left thousands without power and caused massive trees to be uprooted and fall on everything from cars to houses. But that disaster paled in comparison to what I had to endure on Saturday when I watched the UCLA men’s basketball team lose to Texas.

No, I’m not talking about the 20-minute delay when the winds knocked out the lights at the L.A. Sports Arena. I’m talking about what took place on the court after that. Continue reading

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Maybe Drafting Russell Westbrook Wasn’t Such a Bad Idea

TweetI’m not famous for much. I’ve recently stepped my game up, but for the past few years I’ve operated the modest outrageoussportsblog.com. I posted intermittently for a while and got a few readers here and there, but it’s safe to … Continue reading

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Don't Draft Russell Westbrook!

Tweet   The NBA draft is arguably my favorite day of the year. I love seeing the start of what are promising careers for some and landmark disappointments for others (Nikoloz Tskitishvili 5th overall in 2002). Every analyst on earth … Continue reading

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