”¦ like, say, uniform numbers that don’t fall off of our jerseys. That’s Amare Stoudemire, whose numero uno pulled a disappearing act in the closing seconds of last night’s Knicks/Bobcats game and became a unique souvenir (here’s a little video clip). As you may recall, this isn’t the first time the league has had problems with its new mesh numbers.
I’ll be heading to Long Island this afternoon to spend Thanksgiving with my Mom and brother. Our family isn’t big, but at least we’ll be together. I know of at least one person reading this whose family won’t be so fortunate today (you know who you are, and I’ll be thinking of you). Wherever the holiday finds you today, I hope you’re surrounded by loved ones and that you’ll be rooting against the Cowboys — not necessarily in that order. — Paul