Well, that race for 3rd in the conference just got more heated. Too bad. I'm a huge Raptors fan, but I really like Arenas too. His blog has all the comedy of Schilling's without both the pretentiousness and the overwhelming hankering to punch the author in the face.
Kevin Kelly: "Mr. Austin, would you like to comment on Wade Keller's Take that endorsing the XFL hurts your anti-authority character?"
Steve Austin: "Oh shit, he actually said that? I thought the boys in the back were ribbing me!"
Kelly: "No, he really said that. Did they tell you the part about you sitting in the stands, looking all skeptical?"
Austin: "AHAHAHAHAHAHA. Yeah... oh man that was too much."
Pieman has it right. With most of the Boston sports media, if you give them the time of day and make their job easier then they will make excuses for you. Rivers learned this art which was perfected by Drew Bledsoe during his time with the Patriots.