Tournament of Cham Winner Revealed!

Well, another year has come and gone, and March Madness has drawn to a close. As usual, the Tournament of Cham was an exciting affair — at least for everyone except me, thanks to my horrific bracket. It’s par for the course, really. Anyway, there were ups and downs, upsets and broken legs, but in […]

2013 Tournament of Cham!

Hey everyone. It’s time for the 2013 Tournament of Cham! That’s right: March Madness is here, and since this blog is synonymous with sports coverage, it only makes sense to once again participate in some b-ball brackets! Signing up is easy. Just go to and join the group. This year, the Tournament of Cham […]

The B-Side Blog Tournament of Cham Returns!

March Madness is upon us! That’s right people, it’s time to fill out college basketball brackets with the hopes of being the most bestest team picker of the year! I have once again created an online group for such activities, and this time it’s being hosted at I have yet to decide what the […]

My Afternoon With Kobe Bryant

Last weekend I was invited to Kobe Bryant’s handprint and footprint ceremony at Grauman’s Chinese Theater in Hollywood, and I couldn’t have been more excited. Not only was it my first time attending such an event, but it was also the first time the legendary theater had honored an athlete. This was a momentous and […]

THAT’S PRETTY COOL: Insane Last Minute Backwards Basketball Shot

“That’s pretty cool.” You know, these crazy basketball videos always surface every few months: some kid in a high school (it’s always high school) makes a crazy shot at the buzz, and wouldn’t you know it? It goes in! After the jump is the latest video, and to quote Vanessa Bayer’s Miley Cyrus, “That’s pretty […]