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2016-2017 NBA Fantasy Lineup

This year I'm playing NBA Fantasy in a cash league with friends all over the country. The $10 buy in for 10 players will be split 3 ways - $60 for the winner, $30 for second place, $10 for third place.

Stephen Curry’s Greatness

Stephen Curry is changing the game of basketball. Its been a long time since a 6'3", slender point-guard had such a complete game and literally instilled FEAR in his opponents. I mean seriously... he was last year's regular season MVP and…

2015-2016 NFL Fantasy Lineup

A few people from the anesthesia department (current/former residents and attendings) are doing a just-for-fun NFL fantasy league this year, and our draft was last night. Overall I'm pretty happy with my team led by Lacy, Breesus, Megatron,…

Rockets-Clippers Game 6

It's 12:45 AM, but I wanted to write this post so in the future, I can look back and know that today was one of the best comeback games I've ever seen the Houston Rockets play in the post season. 

Labor Day Weekend 2014 – NFL Fantasy Football

Hope everyone had a wonderful Labor Day! I'm off to an early start this morning trying to get some studying in before my swing shift (12pm - 8pm) today. Early parts of swing shifts consist of breaking out my colleagues from their respective…

NBA Commissioner Bans Donald Sterling

Less than three months into his term, the NBA's new commissioner has already voiced his passionate views on promoting the diversity of this wonderful league. By placing a life-long ban from NBA-related activities on Donald Sterling, the Los…

Dwight Howard To The Rockets!

Rising from the ashes of a Los Angeles Lakers organization torn apart by injuries and, to a certain extent, Jim Buss' stubbornness, the Houston Rockets have acquired Dwight Howard. Mike D'Antoni's offensive style simply didn't utilize…

Astros’ Season Opener

With only weeks left before many of my classmates part ways for residency, a handful of my close friends went to Major League Baseball's season opener - the Astros' inaugural game in the American League... at Minute Maid Park... against the…

NBA All Star Weekend 2013

The NBA All-Star events are being held in Houston this year! Growing up, my favorite segment of the weekend was the Slam Dunk Competition. Seeing greats like Vince Carter, Kobe Bryant, and Tracy McGrady really brought the competition up to…