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Robert Bonnette

Written By Robert Bonnette: I like numbers, I like sports, and I like the truth. Follow me on twitter at rbonne1

By Robert Bonnette On Friday, March 28th, 2014

College Sports and Unionization

My initial reaction to the ruling by the National Labor Relations Board ruling was that it was the beginning of a brand new day, and a welcome change.  Then I had a good discussion with a few different people about More...

By Robert Bonnette On Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

Flash in the Pan or Dynasty?

  After having a good 24 hours to mull over the complete domination of the Broncos by the Seattle Seahawks it’s time to look at what the future holds.  The defense has earned favorable comparisons to More...

By Robert Bonnette On Friday, December 27th, 2013

10 wins….no playoffs (Part I)

  As we approach the end of another NFL season, an occasional practice has begun again: the appeal to expand the playoff format.  This season one team with 10 wins, either the New Orleans Saints or the Arizona More...

By Robert Bonnette On Thursday, November 28th, 2013

Get the money, Kobe!

  A lot has been said about Kobe Bryant re-signing with the Lakers for 2 years and $48 million, most of it not very positive.  The Lakers have been criticized for spending so much on a 35 year old perimeter More...

By Robert Bonnette On Thursday, November 28th, 2013

Humble quarterbacks don’t win much

  With the Redskins now languishing at 3-8, and the playoffs all but mathematically an impossibility, the gnashing of teeth from fans and local media will now go into overdrive.  It’s been in full effect More...

By Robert Bonnette On Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

The Curtain is Pulled Back

    These last few months have been pretty bad for the NFL from a PR standpoint.  We have multiple stories and a PBS documentary about how concussions are affecting current and former players, and how More...

By Robert Bonnette On Tuesday, October 8th, 2013

From the Penthouse to Outhouse – NFL 2013

  Every season, there are playoff teams previous season who do not return  The reasons vary.  Sometimes it was just a fluke, a combination of an easy schedule and overachievement that are hard to duplicate.  More...

By Robert Bonnette On Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013


You can stick a fork in the Oklahoma City Thunder.  Their days as a title contender are just about done.  I wrote this about them two years ago, after they made it the Western Conference Finals and put up a game More...

By Robert Bonnette On Saturday, June 1st, 2013

Playoff Questions and Answers

  Now that we’re almost to the NBA Finals (one or two more games left between Miami and Indiana, and the Spurs are already in) it’s not too early to see what new facts have emerged about the players More...

By Robert Bonnette On Sunday, April 14th, 2013
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Who Goes & Who Stays In the Wake Of Kobe Bryant’s Injury

  OK, it’s not the end of Kobe’s career.  No one with his competitive desire is going to let his career end on an injury.  He’ll be back, even if it’s just to finish next season on More...

By Robert Bonnette On Friday, July 13th, 2012

Let Dwight Howard Go

  OK, so the Nets made several offers that included Brook Lopez and several different combinations of players and draft picks, along with three first round picks, for Dwight Howard.  Houston has prepared More...

By Robert Bonnette On Monday, June 25th, 2012

Quick Takeaways from the Finals

    1.  Lebron is the best in the league There really wasn’t any question here, but a lot of supposedly knowledgeable people began to question if Kevin Durant was better than Lebron. I said it More...

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