doldrums feature

Welcome to the summer sports doldrums

Jul 3, 2013

It’s the best time for patriotic explosions but the worst time for sports. July. The NBA playoffs just ended in disappointment for everyone rooting against the Heat. Football is months away, hardly on the horizon. The spelling bee was months ago. “What’s the point?” you might think to yourself. I’m here to resuscitate your summer, get you through the down days until August brings us more fully legal combat. Basically, sports passed out in the aisle, and I’m here with the defibrillator. Your playbook:


Matt Lardner is a writer and journalist living in Athens, Ohio. In addition to being an editor for Bro Jackson, he has written for the Athens News, the Southern Ohio Copperheads, and Fansided. He is the #1 most read writer on the Internet when accessed from his mother's IP address.