Bill Simmons Opens Big Mouth, Says Something Dumb
Come again? When a basketball team falls behind, the fans begin to worry because Martin Luther King, Jr.? That is a Fast & Furious level leap of logic. What happened here? Did Simmons finally run out of "The O.C." and Rounders analogies, so he leapt to the next most logical reference point? MLK's assassination?
So, does that mean Kennedy assassinations are responsible for Boston fans' heady combination of arrogance and defeatism, or is that just a natural byproduct of New England winters?