In the Game

  • My first All-Star Game

    February 13th

    I remember sitting in the 200 section of the 2005 All-Star Game in Denver. Watching Dwayne and LeBron represent themselves on that court on one of the biggest nights in sports wasn’t easy to watch. I have to ad…

  • My bittersweet transition from Geo…

    January 23rd

    I always hear people say that college is or was the best time of their lives. It’s that time to enjoy being young, to enjoy life right before the big responsibilities hit. I didn’t get the opportunity to ex…

  • My high school basketball days

    August 14th

    Lincoln High School, right at the corner of Malcolm X and Hatcher in sunny south Dallas—that was where a lot changed for me. I experienced some of the best times in my life there. Lincoln was always known as …

  • A letter to Miami

    July 9th

      Dear Miami, Wow, what a ride! I’ve been reflecting on my time in this great city and want to thank you for being a constant during a period of change in my life. I’ve experienced a few finals a…

  • Bosh Rebuilt

    September 30th

    It's funny how things change. All I have right now associated with basketball are my friends and memories. And I'm so thankful for those things. I remember just a few years ago when the Big 3 were together a…

  • My time at the 2008 Olympics, a dr…

    August 13th

    The Summer Olympics are here. I had the chance to go to Brazil and visit Rio de Janeiro for training camp a couple of years ago. While we were there, my wife and I had a beautiful experience at Christ the Redeeme…

  • Why old-school games are still coo…

    May 12th

    I recently bought a Ms. Pac-Man and a Galaga arcade machine. There’s something so nostalgic and fun about playing games I once enjoyed as a kid in the ’80s. I remember how my dad would take us kids to the We…

  • My memories of Kobe Bryant

    April 18th

    Kobe played his last NBA game this past Wednesday, and I couldn’t let that occasion go by without writing something about it. To be able to compete and share the court with a great player like Kobe Bryant has b…

  • My Health Update

    March 10th

  • My first and only experience playi…

    November 3rd

    I played one season of football, back in eighth grade. I stuck with it for a single season, but after the very first practice, I knew it wasn’t the sport for me. That first day on the practice field was hot. I g…