Writing

Below is a list of some of the stuff I’ve written throughout the years

  • A Rookie, a Brother and a Hail of gunfire (ESPN)
  • Life as an NBA Bust: It’s better than you might think. Ask Adam Morrison (Bleacher Report)
    • This story earned an “honorable mention” from the Professional Basketball Writers Association for NBA feature writing in 2016. 
  • Why Does Jim Nantz Give Away His Tie at the End of the NCAA Tournament? (The Ringer)
  • Here Comes Ben Simmons (BR Mag)
  • Can Ray Rice Go Home Again (SB Nation Longform)
  • This Is for You, Dad: Giants Rookie Chasing NFL Dream After Draft-Week Nightmare (Bleacher Report)
  • Dennis Smith Jr. is All The Way Up (BR Mag)
  • Let’s Normalize This: Meet Sarah Kustok, the NBA’s First Solo Female AnalystMeet (Bleacher Report)
  • Broken Hoop Dreams: Where Did It Go Wrong for Former Phenom Sebastian Telfair? (Bleacher Report)
  • Ramona Shelburne is Beating Male Sportswriters at Their Own Game (New York Magazine)
  • The NBA General Manager Who’s a Food Blogger on the Side (New Yorker)
  • A Whirlwind Day in the Life of John Calipari (New Yorker)
  • The connection between Enes Kanter and Fethullah Gulen—and why neither can step foot in Turkey (Bleacher Report)
  • NBA Players Share Fondest, Weirdest AOL Stories on AIM’s Final Day (Bleacher Report)
  • Janoris Jenkins’ Ascent to Stardom Isn’t Your Typical Redemption Narrative (Bleacher Report)
  • How JJ Redick Went from Hated to Beloved (SLAM Magazine)
  • Former NBA Big Man Rony Seikaly Has Found His Second Calling as a World-Famous House Music DJ (SLAM Magazine)
  • How the Miami Heat Saved My Popi (SLAM Magazine)
  • The Rise, and Evolution, of the Point Forward (SLAM Magazine)
  • Alan Cooper Opened for Jimi Hendrix at Woodstock. Then He Became a Biblical Scholar (Tablet Magazine)
  • MLB Megastar Mookie Betts is Rare Master of All Trades (Bleacher Report)
  • Gadget Guru Marshall Plumlee is Also Knicks’ Most Challenged Commuter (Bleacher Report)
  • Tal Brody could have followed his NBA dreams. Instead, he brought basketball to Israel. (SLAM Magazine)
  • Meet Clarence Gaines, Jr., the one Knicks executive Phil Jackson listens to (Bleacher Report)
  • Michael Beasley says he’s a Changed Man. But Can He Prove It? (Bleacher Report)
  • Mike Packer, The Jewish Sneaker King of N.J. (Tablet Magazine)
  • Jared Jeffries Had a Relatively Mundane NBA Career. But His Life Away from the Court, Unbeknownst to Many, Was Anything But (SLAM Magazine)
  • How a New Diet Transformed Marc Gasol into One of the NBA’s Best Players (SLAM Magazine)
  • The Art of the Pick: The NBA’s Most Popular Play Requires an Unsung Hero (Bleacher Report)
  • A New Ricky Rubio: Living Like ‘Tomorrow May Not Exist’ After Loss of His Mother (Bleacher Report)
  • The Unwritten Rules of NBA Butt-Slaps (Bleacher Report)
  • I Spent a Night in The ER Getting My Testicles Checked (Blog)
  • A Tribute to Sportswriter Vic Ziegel (Awful Announcing)
  • A Jewish Mets Fan’s Rebuke of God (JeffPearlman.com)
  • Latest NBA Hiring Trend: Younger, Stronger, Smarter Assistant Coaches in Demand (Bleacher Report)
  • Inside the NBA’s Most Essential Defensive Tactic (Bleacher Report)
  • Inside Jayston Tatum’s First Week in the NBA (Bleacher Report)
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