Dave recounts his encounter with former professional basketball vagabond Paul Shirley.
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Devin summarizes a ton of research on the subject of tanking.
Dave talks to Sports on Earth about competitive balance.
Dre reviews why the NBA is a poor business model, despite the many advantages it has.
Dave Berri shares a couple of notes on the NBA Finals.
Dre reviews the origin of the “parity myth” that grips pro sports.
Dave Berri writes about paying NCAA athletes, NCAA coach salaries, and NCAA competitive balance over at Freakonomics.
Dre looks at the reasoning behind the Spurs resting their star players tonight against Miami.
Dre looks at the NBA’s competitive balance over the years.
Arturo looks at how in the NBA all teams are being pulled towards average and how tanking just delays that process.