VikramMuller

Fickle fandom

More than two weeks removed from the Golden State Warriors’ absurd defeat in the NBA Finals, when they were manhandled for three straight games by the Cleveland Cavaliers, it feels like the time for mourning is over, and the time to reminisce and more objectively reflect is upon us. So,
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Shaun Livingston gives me life

I remember seeing videos of Shaun Livingston’s injury: the way his leg bent away at an impossible angle and he rolled around on the ground, clutching his knee in agonizing pain. His reaction was enough to stir feelings of sickness in the pit of my stomach. It’s hard to unsee
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How Steph became a villain

I can’t pinpoint the exact moment when Steph Curry’s propensity for pre-emptive three-point celebrations went from something that made me chuckle to something that made my skin crawl with anger. Maybe it was when he led his team with 27 points as they decimated my beloved Bulls in late November.
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VikramMuller

My Golden Dilemma

I’ll be the first to admit that I chose to watch my childhood hero Kobe Bryant close out his career, rather than to watch the Golden State Warriors win number 73. But instead of talking about the ridiculousness of his 60 points, I will spend the day before the NBA
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Love, hate and rivalry

I hate the Boston Celtics. I hate the green, I hate that dumb leprechaun, I hate that every time we discuss that stupid team we incorrectly pronounce the Irish word “Celtic,” and I especially hate The Truth. I detest the entire institution, and I would love to see them get
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Maddy Kerr talks volleyball, Steve Kerr

Maddy Kerr is a rising junior on Cal’s volleyball team and is expected to be one of the team’s biggest stars this upcoming season. She’s not the only Kerr who’s making a mark in the Bay Area: Her dad, Steve Kerr, is the head coach of the Golden State Warriors
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Clog’s NBA Finals drinking game

In honor of the NBA Finals matchup between our very own Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Clog has created a drinking game for those of you who enjoy partying with a little basketball on the side. Gather your friends, find your shot glasses and pick your poison. Drink
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Cal men’s basketball coach Mike Montgomery retires

Cal men’s basketball head coach Mike Montgomery has decided to retire. At a press conference at Haas Pavilion on Monday afternoon, Montgomery, alongside Athletic Director Sandy Barbour, announced he would be stepping down from his position. “I’ve envisioned this moment for a long time,” Montgomery said. “I wish I could
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Kobe Bryant, Cal's Newest Fan

Kobe Bryant, the newest Cal fan

As if our women’s basketball team didn’t already have enough of the intangibles behind them already – with the leader of the free world backing them – they have yet another blessing going into their game on Saturday against LSU. One of the best and most decorated basketball players of
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