"Serious sport has nothing to do with fair play. It is bound up with hatred, jealousy, boastfulness, disregard of all rules and sadistic pleasure in witnessing violence: in other words, it is war minus the shooting." - George Orwell
- Member Since:
- February 2011
- Favourite Sports:
- Cricket, League, Rugby,
- Ryan O'Connell
The Australian Test team finally won a game after a demoralising losing streak, defeating South Africa at the Adelaide Oval in the third and final Test of the series.
Selection debates. Michael Clarke irritating people. The Channel Nine commentary team copping flak. Fast bowlers getting injured. Warnie being Warnie. Pink balls. Shaun Marsh’s never-ending lottery ticket.
The 2016-17 NBA season tips off this week, which means it’s time to put my neck on the chopping block and predict whom I think will take home the major honours at the end of the season.
Two days ago I analysed the over/unders for all the teams in the NBA’s Western Conference. Today, it’s the East’s turn.
I’ve never bet on the overs/unders in an NBA season before, but the buzz the Golden State Warriors have generated for the upcoming season piqued my interest.
They say “gambling is a mug’s game”, but at least you can keep your false prognostications relatively private.