Tag Archives: Eastern

How the shallow Eastern Conference hurts its own NBA Draft chances

The severe conference imbalance inflicting the NBA is self-perpetuating because of how it affects draft positioning. The NBA Draft is currently structured such that the worse your team, the higher it is likely to pick. This applies to the lottery itself (which only directly determines the top three picks) and the remainder of the draft order (which is determined by ...

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Ron English fired for using ‘wholly inappropriate language,’ says Eastern Michgian

Head football coach Ron English was fired by Eastern Michigan on Friday afternoon after a poor 1-8 start to the season. The timing was surprising, considering EMU had a game against rival Western Michigan set for the next day — certainly a winnable game, considering the Broncos are also 1-8. Now we’re starting to learn more about the reason for the ...

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