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 I am fairly certain that every player that has played for any of the New Orleans professional basketball franchises has had a sex life.  This includes the NBA Jazz and Hornets, as well as the Buccaneers of the long defunct ABA.

I am also fairly certain that the sex lives of professional basketball players is none of my business and it is none of your business. But we seem be very interested in this topic.

One thing that I have noticed on BleacherReport.com is that articles and slide shows that have anything to do with "Hotties", tight fitting uniforms, cheerleaders, dating relationships of athletes or anything similar to this seem to get a tremendous amount of readership following.

We seem to be more interested in a peep show than we are in insightful sports journalism, the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat.

This is not my opinion, it is borne out by the facts.  For example, at the time I drafted this article, some of the most read articles on B/R were:

  • "Erin Andrew's Great Hits" with over 65,000 reads in two weeks. B/R newcomer Mike McD wrote this article.
  •  Mike McD figured out the ...

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