Basketball as it is played today bears little resemblance to the game James Naismith invented. But to get back to basketball's roots, we must go to the beach.
American audiences are well-accustomed to seeing their history come alive on the big screen. They have Black Hawk Down and Saving Private Ryan. We have "I smell burnt toast."
The NBA Playoffs have been marred by an outbreak of annoying (and ineffective) intentional fouling. It's a problem, and we have five different solutions for it.
How has tiny Springfield College come to dominate the NFL coaching ranks?