March Madness is upon us once again. And to help spread the madness,we're doing a NCAA tournament bracket on ESPN. The winner will receive a twenty dollar Starbucks gift card! The winner must also have the 'Generally Trivial' Facebook page liked. But that's it. Like the page, submit a bracket, profit. Check out the link … Continue reading March Madness! Submit a bracket to win a 20 dollar Starbucks gift card!
March Madness is apparently contagious because April is showing symptoms. On the roundup this week we're looking at more Steph Curry NBA Jam ridiculousness, one of the best martial artists in the world, and Jon Stewart's replacement on The Daily Show. Steph Curry is a magician I think everyone saw this madness a few weeks … Continue reading The Roundup – April 4th 2015
This Wednesday brings the first version of The Roundup. It'll be run down of some of the stuff we've found the most worth talking about and will be a good intro into what the podcast will be like when it launches in the near future. Yeah, that's right. The equipment is in and plans are … Continue reading The Roundup – March 18th
Bring on the warm weather! With both the All Star break and trade deadline behind us, we shouldn't be too far away from just that. But that feels funny typing that out in the middle of Indiana right now. Today we're going to take a look at some of the trade deadline deals and the … Continue reading The Backdoor Cut – February 25th 2015
Happy All Star Weekend! (Yeah, yeah. And Valentine's Day.) We're coming with a huge Backdoor Cut this week with lots of features and introducing our contributing writer, Shawn Sanquenetti. This is an exciting time. The league has stayed pretty interesting all season long and now there are several story lines blossoming just before the All … Continue reading The Backdoor Cut – February 14th 2015
The last few weeks in the league have been a treat, haven't they? It's a good time to be an NBA fan. Some killer scoring performances and teams swinging momentum have punctuated what's been a great regular season so far. The surprising seasons so far by the East's Raptors and Hawks have helped offset the … Continue reading The Backdoor Cut – Saturday January 31st 2015
Part of the fun in sports is the amazing, couple times a year type crazy plays we get to witness. Recently, we were treated to two such examples in short order. A high school soccer player taking the scoring load into his own hands, literally, with a throw in goal. And Trevor Booker showed exactly … Continue reading More Awesome Shot, Throw In or Booker’s No Look?
In this installment of The Backdoor Cut, we'll do our first player spotlight, talk about the Sixers, and have fun in Overreaction Theater. Welcome to the newest edition of The Backdoor Cut. We nearly had our first sponsor, but I felt a little shady taking money from the Chicago Bulls training staff. It just wouldn't … Continue reading The Backdoor Cut – November 30th 2014
On this edition of The Backdoor Cut we're going to take a look at the current state of affairs in the NBA, check out a spectacular new dunk, and look at the future with Overreaction Theater. Well, here we are more than ten percent of the way through the season and the Spurs are middle … Continue reading The Backdoor Cut – November 22nd 2014
We're about a week and a half into the 2014-'15 NBA season and everything is so obviously clear. The Warriors and Kings will be fighting tooth an nail in the Western Conference Finals, the Cavs will never pass to each other, and the Lakers are going to be terrible (okay, maybe that one's not a … Continue reading The Backdoor Cut – November 9th 2014