Posts By: Matt Miskulin

The fight of the (past) decade

The superfight between welterweights Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. is finally happening —albeit about five years later than it should have.

Basic bracketology for beginners

The days grow appreciably longer, courses enter their final flurry, and the Madness sets in: March Madness. I’m talking about the NCAA Division I Basketball Championship, the greatest single elimination tournament in sports. Survive and advance; lose and go home.

MRT: Episode 3 – Tanking in Sports

  It’s the third edition of the Martlet Round Table and we are here to talk about tanks, only not of the mechanical variety. We are joined  by Martlet contributors James Davey and Matt Miskulin to talk about the efficacy and morality of deliberately losing in professional sports: all sorts of sports including hockey, basketball,… Read more »

Bar raised this year for Raptors

At the quarter-mark of last season, the Toronto Raptors looked like a team going nowhere. They sat six games under .500 and had just traded away Rudy Gay, their best and highest paid player. The Raptors had every appearance of a team willing to tank the entire season in an effort to improve their chances… Read more »