• I have covered Louisiana high school and college basketball in spurts for a decade. A basketball lifer from the bayou, I’ve reached the big leagues by writing about the New Orleans Pelicans.

Winning Time: Halftime Report

Winning Time: Halftime Report

HBO’s Winning Time: The Rise of The Lakers Dynasty takes some liberties in telling the tales of Dr. Jerry Buss’s Los Angeles takeover. MMH’s own gonzo hoopster Chris Dodson explains why the exaggerations of the show are features and not the bugs some critics are suggesting.

MMH’s Elite And Sweet 16 Chalk Talk

MMH’s Elite And Sweet 16 Chalk Talk

It’s March! It’s Madness! The NCAA’s March Madness opening weekend definitely lived up to the name. Doesn’t it always? MMH’s Hoop Head Chris Dodson looks back on the first weekend with an eye towards the Sweet 16 and Elite 8.

Kid Cudi’s Coming Of Age

Kid Cudi’s Coming Of Age

Kid Cudi’s new documentary, A Man Named Scott, brings back memories while making demands that we, the masses, view the art through more than just likes, retweets, and streams. We have to see the artist as they made and created the art. Hell, how it made them, not as we first received it. Only then can we appreciate what we are experiencing.

NBA’s Rookie Transition Program Pushes On Through Pandemic Challenges

NBA’s Rookie Transition Program Pushes On Through Pandemic Challenges

The pandemic has altered schedules, caused cancellations, and generally upended life as we know it. That was true for everyone, from artists, actors, and professional hoopers. As the process of getting back to normal unfolds, Dodson takes a first-hand look at the NBA’s Rookie Transition Program that took place during this past Summer League.