I'm thinking of the machinations sportswriters resort to in reporting on The Heat and The Thunder, two basketball teams in the NBA playoffs.
A BirdsEyeView reader sent me the link to this excellent piece by Tom Scocca on the Dealspin site. Remember the kids who preferred sports trivia to English class? (In my high school, most of them!) This would have been a good article to get their attention.
No one says it better than Tom Scocca: a guy who knows sports and grammar. Wow!,