A happy ending for ‘Game of Thrones’? No thanks

‘Game of Thrones’ differs from most shows, in that it’s taught audiences to never get too attached to any one character. HBO With the final season of HBO’s “Game of Thrones” commencing, I imagine most…

The pitfalls of the narcissistic NBA player

Was Kyrie Irving’s leadership style a factor in the Boston Celtics’ struggles this season? AP Photo/Matt Slocum Why do star players sometimes hurt their team’s performance? Last season, the Boston Celtics made the Eastern Conference…

Data reveals the value of an assist in basketball

A player drives to the basket. As the defense collapses, he passes the ball to his teammate, anchored at the corner, for the open three-point shot. This corner shot is one of the most efficient…