1. Punctuated Equilibrium: The NBA's Greatest One-Year Turnarounds

    In evolutionary biology, Punctuated equilibrium is a theory which describes speciation (the branching of one species into another) as a sporadic process, characterised by extended periods ...

    Michael T. Penn Written by Michael T. Penn about 5 years ago 1,000 reads 13 comments

  2. Michael Jordan's Other Legacy

    The Issue A few days ago Randy Garcia wrote an intelligent article on the impact of Michael Jordan to the way in which the league has been marketed...

    Michael T. Penn Written by Michael T. Penn about over 5 years ago 383 reads 11 comments

  3. Tim Duncan or Shaquille O'Neal: Who Is the Best Big of the Era?

    Michael Jordan retired from dominance in 1998. Since that time two players—Shaquille O'Neal and Tim Duncan—have been major pieces of eight of the last 10 NBA Championship teams...

    Michael T. Penn Written by Michael T. Penn about over 5 years ago 4,016 reads 62 comments

  4. Lakers-Magic: Kobe Bryant Joins Elite Company With His Game One Production

    Now if anyone has read my comments over my time here at Bleacher Report, they will understand that I am not one to gush in over appreciation of Kobe Bryant. In fact I have been referred to at least once as a Kobe hater (I am not)...

    Michael T. Penn Written by Michael T. Penn about over 5 years ago 481 reads 4 comments