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-In the NBA today, one of the most hotly-debated topics around the league is the concept of tanking. As a fan of the Dallas Mavericks, a team that plays competitively despite their horrible record, the topic of tanking (also known as intentionally sucking in order to get a top-5 draft pick) is one that has divided a fan-base. 2,558 more words
Forget the hypothetical of “what would it be like to run an MLB team” — this year I’m actually going to do it. All I need is a couple hundred million dollars and the cooperation of MLB to allow me to start an expansion team less than two months before Opening Day. 704 more words
Legion has been a rather fascinating look into how a concept that sounds really great on paper can sometimes degrade in reality.
To start with, my tank experience in this game is relatively light. 1,895 more words
I have read some articles lately regarding MLB players and the lack of Free Agent signings this offseason. Most acticals state the reasons being either there are teams trying to get under the luxury-cap threshold to reset penalties, or that there are teams that have already decided to tank the upcoming season. 361 more words