On a bi-weekly basis, I like to take the time to simplify my digital existence, the likes of which include but are not limited to: cleaning up my email, deleting any extraneous pictures off of my phone, erasing any drunk texts that I may have definitely sent (and subsequently regretted), and ridding my DMs of the […]Read more "Questions Before Rodeo"
My favorite day of the entire calendar year is tomorrow. The first round of the NFL draft. Don’t get me wrong, the draft is a weekend long excursion for me. Every year, on the fringe on April and May, I strap myself to the couch for the duration of draft weekend. If I’m not on […]Read more "The 2015 NFL Football Film Draft"
The snow has melted, the grills are being busted out, and it seems as if Spring is upon us. Baseball is back with a painstakingly boring vengeance (I tolerate love you baseball, I do), the NBA is gearing up for the playoffs, and finally, oh finally, it’s officially #DRAFTSZN. YAAAASSSS, ROGER, YAAAASSSS ! ! ! Two […]Read more "NFL Draft Report | Five First Round Fits"
The dred-headed step child. The self proclaimed “bi-polar” poet that plays Zelda, obsesses over NBA basketball, and fucks with Yogis. That’s Wale. Seldom a fan for the dramatic, Mr. Folarin’s been a deviation from the rest of Rick Ross’ Maybach Music Group since joining the squad in 2011. Enlisted extensively on MMG’s first compilation, Self Made […]Read more "Blue Moon Rising | “The Album About Nothing” Review"
Forgive me, for I have been absent. This juggling routine of mine is going to take some getting used to. That’s besides the point though. I risked my life two weeks back, and despite some mere flesh wounds, I have risen like the phoenix amidst a mound of ashes. Remember that rodeo I was telling you […]Read more "Travi$ Scott’s Rodeo Burned Down the Troc, and I Survived to Tell the Tale"
The first day of NFL free agency is known by most as the first day of the league year. And while teams were not technically allowed to sign players to new contracts until 4 PM on March 10, word began to leak a few days prior to the starting bell. Somewhat of a buzz kill, […]Read more "Examining the NFL Free Agency Frenzy: A Comprehensive First Impression"
So help me God, this is all happening so fast. It’s official — Yeezy season is in full effect. And what another quarterly yearly creative takeover it’s been already for Ye. Shall I count the ways? Amidst a wailing Nori, Kanye dropped his inaugural Yeezy.Supply line with adidas Originals, one that included the highly anticipated release of the Yeezy […]Read more "It’s Yeezy Season, What Did You Expect?"
Whether consciously or coincidentally depicting the dichotomy of life, G.O.O.D. Music artist Big Sean’s third major label album Dark Sky Paradise vaults the Detroit artist into rap relevance once again after momentarily falling out of favor. “No mistakes in life ever, it’s only lessons,” asserts G.O.O.D. Music artist Big Sean over the Boi-1da produced “Blessings,” a haunting-yet-somehow-gratifying track that features […]Read more "Dark Sky Duality | Big Sean Album Review "
Freshman sensation and NPOY candidate Jahlil Okafor is reminding Duke Blue Devil fans what it’s like to have a dominant big. And while he’s a sure one-and-done candidate, Okafor gives the Cameron Crazies a reason to get excited with March quickly approaching. Time stood still momentarily this past Wednesday night in Durham, North Carolina. Not throughout […]Read more "On the Block | Jahlil Okafor and the Momentary Resurgence of the Blue Devil Big Man"
Every February when the NBA trade deadline swings around post All-Star break, the rumors start flying and relationships start shattering. It happens year after year. Dwight hates his coach, Melo wants to be in an Empire State of mind, yeah, yeah you get the story. Whether trades are born out of player discontentment or teams […]Read more "Who Won Thursday’s NBA Trade Deadline?"