publication date: Friday, January 20, 2006 (part of Round XXVII)

category: Sports

clue: Maybe it's his cavalier attitude that makes him not mind playing small forward despite being named "the brawn."

explanation: At the time the goo was published, basketball phenom James played small forward for the Cleveland Cavaliers ("cavalier"). The phrase "the brawn" was a play on his first name. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Matthew Preston, Steve Dunn, Erik Bates, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Aaron Fischer, Chris McKinnon, Mihai Rusu, Michael Paul Cote, Wendy Hampson, Justin Hampson, Bob Miller, Jacque Miller, and John Julitz


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