“Shut up and Dribble”: A Demonstration of Thinly Veiled Racism and its Prominence

As most have probably seen by now, Fox News contributor Laura Ingraham recently made headline news for attacking LeBron James over the comments he and co-superstar Kevin Durant made in an interview with broadcast journalist Cari Champion. LeBron’s comments, though polarized, were not excessively inflammatory. In fact, they were not even an attack on any…

Speakeasy Sports NBA Podcast #13: Finals Preview

Two weeks ago, podcast panelists Chris Manning and Marlowe Alter joined Speakeasy Sports NBA Podcast host Zak Kolesar in previewing the Conference Finals matchups between the San Antonio Spurs and Memphis Grizzlies in the Western Conference and the Miami Heat and Indiana Pacers in the Eastern Conference. After two weeks of championship basketball, in which…

Speakeasy Sports: NBA Podcast #10

After getting regrouped after a busy week following spring break, Zak Kolesar, Marlowe Alter and Chris Manning are back at it again to discuss unique and interesting topics surrounding the NBA. After a debate-filled show three weeks ago, the Speakeasy Sports trio is ready to take on some end-of-the-season topics. Like we saw on Monday…

Speakeasy Sports: NBA Podcast #9

Just in time for spring break, Zak Kolesar, Marlowe Alter and Chris Manning are back at it again to discuss unique and interesting topics surrounding the NBA. After a jam packed All-Star episode two weeks ago, the Speakeasy Sports trio is ready to tackle the final stretch of the season before things really start heating…

Speakeasy Sports: NBA Podcast #8

The Speakeasy Sports boys are back to talk some NBA right before All-Star weekend. Marlowe Alter, Chris Manning and Zak Kolesar are going more in depth on the issues regarding trade rumors, All-Star festivities, LeBron’s insane streak, concussion tests and much more. Make sure to drop in with the NBA Podcast crew before the All-Star…

Speakeasy Sports NBA Podcast #2

The Speakeasy Sports crew of Marlowe Alter, Zak Kolesar and Chris Manning are back at it again with a podcast of their thoughts on a crazy opening to the 2012-13 NBA season. This time around the trio talks about the firing of Mike Brown and what new head coach Mike D’Antoni brings to the table,…