Larry Shainberg

Larry Shainberg is a journalist and novelist living in New York City. His most recent novel is Memories of Amnesia (Paris Review Editions).

MeditationMagazine | Sports

The Hot Hand Sutra

Two years ago, while researching an article on sports, I came upon a conundrum that resisted any attempt to confine it to the language of the conventional sports page. It concerns a cherished gospel of the playing field that athletes and their fans call the “Hot Hand.” Heat in this case refers to transcendence, an […]

By Larry Shainberg

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