1. A CBA Solution: The Player Evaluation System

    It’s no secret that player contracts in today’s world of sports are an enormous point of contention for both athletes and fans alike...

    Dimitri  Kontopidis Written by Dimitri Kontopidis about over 4 years ago 240 reads 0 comments

  2. LeBron James and the Paradox of Our Superstar Standards

    After taking the time to digest "The Decision" and all its incredible glory, it's become increasingly clear that the expectations we have for our star athletes are obscure, and quite frankly, hypocritical...

    Dimitri  Kontopidis Written by Dimitri Kontopidis about over 4 years ago 623 reads 1 comments

  3. LeBron James Decision: A Logical Conclusion To the Saga

    Like everyone else, I was more than intrigued with the buildup to this year's free-agency frenzy. The idea of multiple superstars either changing locations or colluding to create super-teams ...

    Dimitri  Kontopidis Written by Dimitri Kontopidis about over 4 years ago 384 reads 2 comments

  4. NBA Breakdown: All 30 Teams

    As the NBA off-season frenzy of transactions, trades, and- team-defining moves slowly begins to settle down, it has become strikingly clear that the 2009-2010 season will be one of extremes: ...

    Dimitri  Kontopidis Written by Dimitri Kontopidis about over 5 years ago 889 reads 8 comments

  5. Why the NBA's Dream Matchup Is in Jeopardy

    If the endless Vitamin Water Commercials, front page ESPN ads, and “Great Debate” arguments haven’t made it strikingly clear, allow me to reinforce David Stern’s fantasy; an NBA finals with the headline reading “Kobe vs...

    Dimitri  Kontopidis Written by Dimitri Kontopidis about over 5 years ago 203 reads 3 comments

  6. My Beef With the NBA MVP Award

    As the NBA regular-season winds down we are faced with the same question every year: Who should win the NBA’s Most Valuable Player Award? It’s a race that starts at the ...

    Dimitri  Kontopidis Written by Dimitri Kontopidis about almost 6 years ago 149 reads 0 comments

  7. Is The NFL Lacking Young Superstars?

    In the midst of an economic downturn that has taken the country by storm, it seems as if the nation’s best sports league is grappling with its own drought: a lack of transcendent young talent at key positions...

    Dimitri  Kontopidis Written by Dimitri Kontopidis about almost 6 years ago 156 reads 0 comments

  8. Tom Brady's Injury: Simply a Matter of Time?

    Despite the size of the massive linebackers, quickness of the shifty running backs, and speed of the downfield receivers, football is a game of short increments...

    Dimitri  Kontopidis Written by Dimitri Kontopidis about over 6 years ago 197 reads 0 comments

  9. Tracy McGrady, Yao Ming, Ron Artest, and the Houston Rockets: The Time Is Now

    They say be careful what you wish for, because you might just get it all—and then some. Well for Tracy McGrady and Yao Ming, that wish comes in the form of Ron Artest, whose ability ...

    Dimitri  Kontopidis Written by Dimitri Kontopidis about over 6 years ago 2,549 reads 9 comments

  10. Greek National Team Scouting Report: Three Names You Should Know

    As the country slept and the month of September emerged, for a brief moment the world stood still. The unthinkable had happened. The untouchable U.S...

    Dimitri  Kontopidis Written by Dimitri Kontopidis about over 6 years ago 833 reads 0 comments

  11. Josh Childress' NBA departure: Prelude To International Basketball Revolution?

    The NBA's grip on world basketball substantially loosened after the recent signing of Atlanta Hawks SF Josh Childress to the rising Greek Olympiakos...

    Dimitri  Kontopidis Written by Dimitri Kontopidis about over 6 years ago 6,819 reads 9 comments

  12. LeBron James: What If?

    We all know that the track record for basketball players in the NFL has been very impressive, as both Tony Gonzalez and Antonio Gates have proven that even mediocre ballers can become All-Pro tight-ends...

    Dimitri  Kontopidis Written by Dimitri Kontopidis about over 6 years ago 1,259 reads 1 comments

  13. NBA Free Agents: Buyers Beware

    Common logic no longer applies in our beloved National Basketball Association. As a consumer, you should never pay for damaged goods. Apparently, someone forgot to let the Wizards and Sixers know that this golden rule applies to basketball as well...

    Dimitri  Kontopidis Written by Dimitri Kontopidis about over 6 years ago 371 reads 0 comments

  14. Steak or Just Sizzle? Taking a Closer Look at Recent NBA Transactions

    It has been a frenzied NBA offseason thus far, but as the dust settles on this first wave of transactions it's clear to see that none of these signings are going to dramatically change the complexion of either the Eastern or Western Conferences...

    Dimitri  Kontopidis Written by Dimitri Kontopidis about over 6 years ago 411 reads 1 comments

  15. Derrick Rose or Michael Beasley: Who Should Chicago Bulls Draft ?

    With the upcoming NBA draft less than a week away, everyone seems to have an opinion on the critical question that is still up in the air...

    Dimitri  Kontopidis Written by Dimitri Kontopidis about over 6 years ago 3,570 reads 3 comments

  16. Boston Celtics: Maybe Our Standards Are Way Too High

    What a difference a year makes. In fact, for the Boston Celtics, what a difference a couple of months makes...

    Dimitri  Kontopidis Written by Dimitri Kontopidis about over 6 years ago 998 reads 9 comments