“I say all the above in semi-coherent sentences with punctuation and lower-case letters and stuff, but let me make it clear that I screamed at the top of my lungs pretty uniformly from 8 PM until about 11. If I had a voice, I’d still be screaming. I’m pretty sure there are little birds circling my head. I am absolutely beside myself” —Reading Seth Rosenthal about Jeremy Lin and the Knicks is almost as much fun as the games themselves.
“The repeating dramatics elicited the predictable questions about living a child’s backyard fantasy. Berkman, who perhaps exudes that enthusiasm more than any player in his clubhouse, offered a different perspective. “When you’re a little kid out there, you don’t have a bunch of reporters and fans that are ready to call you a choking dog if you don’t come through. I’m just cautioning all the little kids out there. Be careful what you wish for.” —Lance Berkman is the best.