Roundup: Peter Vecsey Goes After Bill Simmons, Hunter Bags 500-Pound Boar & Patrick Beverley Baptizes Chris Bosh

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According to Las Vegas, Florida is the biggest favorite to win the title, but Louisville and Michigan are close behind. [Las Vegas Sun]

Fantastic read from an NBA writer on handling the beat, especially when news breaks. [Ohio.com]

Anthony Davis was in beast mode against the Celtics Sunday night: 40 points, 21 rebounds in an overtime victory. [NOLA.com]

Learning the language of the clubhouse. [Hardball Times]

Peter Vecsey: “Bill Simmons’ overwhelming success is life’s darkest mystery.” [Jeff Pearlman.com]

Pretty cool of Fox Sports 1 to be broadcasting live this week from a casino in Las Vegas. [Outkick the Coverage]

How the Jimmy Johnson/Jerry Jones Dallas Dynasty died 20 years ago this week. [Dallas Morning News]

Nice read on Michigan center Jon Horford, who has filled in admirably for Mitch McGary. [Michigan Daily]

Ranking NHL team websites. [On the Forecheck]

Neat study on executives at big companies: “Almost a quarter of the executives holding MBAs graduated from business schools at Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Harvard, the University of Pennsylvania (Wharton) or Yale.” [Knowledge at Wharton]

Here’s a lot of love for Odell Beckham, the LSU receiver. [Rookie Scouting Portfolio]

Some data shows that in the clutch, it’s better not to take a timeout, so the defense can’t get set. [True Hoop]

Is Kyrie Irving done for the season with a biceps injury? Appears so. Kiss the playoffs goodbye. [Cleveland.com]

Wait for the end of this video. Was this trip on purpose? [via Adam]

Stephen Curry dropped 37 on the Blazers, and Golden State won on the road.

Patrick Beverley with an awesome move and a nasty dunk.

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