Cursive Writing Makes Comeback — on the Hardcourt

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Reader Bryan Beban tipped me off yesterday to something interesting: The road uniforms for Eastern Washington — a school that plays in the Big Sky Conference — have script NOBs!

That’s a pretty rare thing. Off the top of my head, I can think of only one . . . → Read More: Cursive Writing Makes Comeback — on the Hardcourt

How Many Dashes Does It Take to Draw a Semicircle?

As you may have heard or noticed, the Mavericks have added two silhouettes of Dirk Nowitzki to their court design this season. You can see one of them right in the center of the photo shown above.

But Twitter-er @nomuskies noticed something else about the Mavs’ new court design. Look at the lower part . . . → Read More: How Many Dashes Does It Take to Draw a Semicircle?

The Dodgers Tried To Ditch Players Weekend Unis

By John Ekdahl

As reported yesterday, the Dodgers tried to petition the league into allowing them to opt out of the Players Weekend uniform mess for one of their three games against the Yankees.

To that end, according to two sources, the Dodgers asked MLB for permission to have both teams wear their traditional . . . → Read More: The Dodgers Tried To Ditch Players Weekend Unis

Tales of the Mop Guy: An Interview with Rich Friedman

A few weeks ago I ran an entry about Pitt’s blackout hoops uniforms, which included some observations from Rich Friedman, who’s one of the guys who mops the court at Miami Hurricanes games (that’s him on the left in both of the accompanying photos; for the close-up photo, you can click to enlarge). . . . → Read More: Tales of the Mop Guy: An Interview with Rich Friedman