NBA Dunk of the Week: Danny Green Destroys the Warriors, Has No Soul
When Corbin Smith first saw this week’s dunk, an atrocity exhibition, he was troubled and shaken to his core. He takes very little pleasure in sharing it with you.
antisemitism in english football
Trying To Get Our Heads Around Mark Bosnich’s Nazi Salute At White Hart Lane
While most people remember Bosnich as the cherubic goalkeeper with the stonking cocaine habit, his most controversial moment in football is often overlooked or ignored.
the league cup: not actually a complete waste of time
Exploring Jose Mourinho’s Special Relationship With The League Cup
While other managers tend to neglect England’s third most prestigious domestic competition, the Special One respects its prosaic power. What’s more, it usually serves him well in return.
dickensian football and the ghost of bilic past
Please, Sir, Can I Have Some More: Reviewing Tottenham vs. West Ham
In the final serving of this week’s Premier League Review, we discuss the Dickensian naming rituals of the Tottenham academy and West Ham’s chronically ill season.
olivier giroud is shit scared of alf
ALF Is Going To Get You Tonight: Reviewing Arsenal vs. Tottenham
We assess the potential repercussions of the North London derby, and Olivier Giroud’s crippling fear of ALF.
the avenging ghost of pascal chimbonda
Tottenham Hotspur At The Crossroads: Previewing Arsenal vs. Spurs
In the second of this week’s Premier League Previews, we look forward to the North London derby, and ask the crucial question: just how Spursy will it turn out to be?
Manu Ginobili Is Still Here, For However Much Longer
A generation of NBA stars are retiring or announcing their plans to. But the Spurs shooting guard presses on.
The Cult: Teddy Sheringham
In the nineties and early noughties, Teddy Sheringham was one of the most effective strikers in the Premier League. Despite all those goals, however, he remains somehow unloved.
the end of the invincible dream
Pep Guardiola’s Magnificent Defeatibles: Reviewing Tottenham vs. Manchester City
In the second instalment of the Premier League Review, we get inside the head of a melancholy sports editor, shredding his Pep Guardiola back-page spread.
cashmere jumpers and impossible manliness
Sexy Flamenco, Sixth-Form Disco: Previewing Tottenham vs. Manchester City
In the second of this week’s Premier League Previews, we look forward to a crucial clash between Tottenham and Man City, with a fiery undertone of sexual tension.
Remembering The Greatest Champions League Nights At Wembley
When Tottenham kick off against Monaco at Wembley, it will be the first time the stadium has hosted the Champions League in three years. There have been some great European nights at Wembley, and some disasters, too.
the shared predicament of tottenham and liverpool
The Crushing Weight Of Expectation: Previewing Tottenham vs. Liverpool
In our second preview of this weekend’s action, we look forward to a clash between two clubs that have an uneasy relationship with expectation.