Posts Tagged: NBA finals

I am the walking dead

And I couldn’t be happier. Apologies to those looking for something other than a third post about basketball, but forgive me my celebration of the second consecutive championship for the Miami Heat. As expected, I couldn’t leave the post game TV coverage despite the wee hours of the morning because I was too enervated to… Read more »

On the other hand…

…you get a game like last night and it reminds you of why you get so keyed up over sports. After a day of a lingering shadow headache (not a full-blown headache but one that just hangs around in the background), I had a terrific birthday dinner for my older niece (supposedly both nieces, but… Read more »

My day is ruined!

When I was younger, I used to live and die on the results of my favorite sports teams.  It wasn’t so surprising, many of us identified strongly with our teams when we were little and invested a lot of our substantial emotional capacity on their hoped-for success. There would be days, sometimes even longer, where I… Read more »

But I don’t even like basketball

Yet here I am planning to set aside some toothpicks for the inevitable drooping eyelids as I try to stay awake to watch the Heat tonight in the NBA finals (I’m a morning person, up at 5 am every day, which precludes staying up late, at least without some head nodding and doze-offs). I tried… Read more »