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Dear Friends,

I have some good news to share. I’ve just been named Columnist of the Year for the sixth time, tying my six NBA championships. I guess that means my writing career has finally caught up to my basketball career. Now I use metaphors instead of skyhooks, but I hope the results are just as entertaining.

Here’s the thing: I moved to Substack in order to be able to write more often for my fans and to cover a broader scope of subjects. So far, I think you’ll agree I’ve done that. But that means I stopped writing for most other publications that paid me for my articles. Which means I’m relying on the paid subscribers to fund my Substack writing.

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