Chris Thompson
miserableshitehawk
Staff Writer, Deadspin
Oct 24
62

And just like that, Devin Booker has earned another year of excuses for why the Suns are bad.

Oct 21
19

The Raiders submitted multiple text messages that Brown sent to team owner Mark Davis asking to be released from the team, according to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen. Brown was then released on Sept. 7.

Oct 16
139

It’s always heartening to see the Cardinals lose, but to see them lose like this? Just goes to show there’s still some good in the world.

Oct 16
196

So who’s going to be the scapegoat for Cardinals fans? My money is on Dexter Fowler, former Cub and admitted person of color.

Oct 16
114

I had to throw a guy out of a bar today because he called LeBron James an uncle tom. I’m black, he’s white, and we literally weren’t even talking to him. And this is in San Francisco. Read more

Oct 15
186

Yeah, I really don't expect your average (or goat) basketball player to be able to say anything intelligent about China. But it is pretty fucking obvious the NBA is ignoring human rights violations because they have dollar signs in their eyes. Pretty fucking simple. 

Oct 14
423

A good time to remember that Colin Kaepernick gave up his job and all the considerable perks that come with it to stand up against injustice, while LeBron James, whose legacy and bank account are both more secure, is unwilling to risk even a small fraction of future earnings to speak on one of the few world issues Read more

Oct 14
59

I think the most charitable defense possible of this statement is players understand that Morey’s tweet might end up dramatically slashing career earnings for a good chunk of the league. NBA players generally only get to hit the free market once or mayyybe twice, and lot of random players will miss out on their one Read more

Oct 14
471

I understand the players are caught between a rock and a hard place. But this has to be one of the most craven capitulations to money I have ever seen by a major athlete. Should have kept quiet. His rationale is bullshit.

Oct 11
13

Joe Musgrove, Colin Moran, Michael Feliz, and Jason Martin. Fucking kill me now. The Snyders and Dolans of the world may get their (deserved) fair amount of shit, but for my money you can lump Bob Nutting right there with ‘em. World class dingus.

Oct 10
20

So tonight’s third inning snapped a streak of 73 innings in which he recorded at least one strikeout. Even in this three-true-outcome era, that is staggering. Read more

Oct 10
27

DC sports...succeeding...in the...postseason? The Caps really must’ve broken the curse it appears. Except of course, for the Washington football team, forever damned to the depths of hell. 

Oct 10
26

Been a big fan of EDD’s since I learned who she was: the day she left UConn for Delaware before her freshman year of college. She is such an amazingly talented athlete. Congrats EDD and the Mystics!