Lorenzo Franceschi Bicchierai

  • joined Nov 15, 2009
  • last login Nov 26, 2011
  • posts 13
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A student at Columbia Journalism School and Law graduate at University of Barcelona. In the past I've written for the Italian website PlayItUSA, the Italian magazine L'Espresso and Italian news website Linkiesta. In the SBNation universe, I've written for BrightSideOfTheSun and BarcaBlaugranes. Since I live in New York my articles have appeared on The Villager and NYCInFocus.

A Fan Of...

  • NBA Phoenix Suns
  • NFL Indianapolis Colts
  • Soccer F.C. Barcelona
User Blog

A Heaven for Barça Fans in New York City


"El Mercat" is the official place for New York's F.C. Barcelona Fan Club. A real heaven for Barcelona fans in the Big Apple.

FC Barcelona UEFA Champions League Winners 2011: Videos and Pictures from Barcelona


Videos and pictures from the night when FC Barcelona won its fourth Champions League title.

FC Barcelona UEFA Champions League Winners 2011: A larger than life Barça


Barça won the fourth Champions League title with a commanding win against Manchester United. This is how I lived the night in Barcelona.

Meet the Champions: FC Barcelona's 2010/2011 La Liga Victory Parade in Barcelona


I had the chance to attend the Barça victory parade on friday, check out my account of the events as well as my pictures and videos.

FC Barcelona Tricampeon: The Perils of Getting Used to Winning


F.C. Barcelona has won its third Spanish title in a row, an undoubtedly impressive feat. However, not every Barça fan feels overly elated, or maybe it's just me.

After so long, finally, redemption


Nine years ago Barça's hopes were crushed in another semifinal against Real Madrid. A 15 year old kid cried. 9 years later, redemption was finally gained.


After so long, finally, redemption

  It's been more than nine years. Precisely, it's been three thousand two hundred eighty-five days since that fateful night.   It was April 23rd, 2002, a calm evening full of hope in Barcelona. It...


TVftOS(otO): Steve Nash doesn't deserve this

Disclaimer: I wrote this flurry of thoughts on my cellphone while I was on a plane coming back from the holidays. I was mad because of what's happened in the last few months and it just came out...


The View from the Other Side (of the ocean): Episode 1

Boy it's been a long summer eh? It looks like it's been years since the Spurs took down our beloved Suns, a slight disappointment that capped off what was still an exceptional season. After just a...


Forget about the Spurs, a possible WCF, the future...savor this now!

I'll give you a warning: this is not exactly a basketball piece. It's about the Suns, but it's more about life in general. It's something that it needs to be written, and you probably need to read....


Is Grant Hill struggling?

Grant Hill has played in 106 consecutive games but his shooting and rebounding numbers have dropped off after a quick start to the season.


How good is the Suns bench?

A statistical look at just how good the Phoenix Suns bench is


The new Suns bring this thousands-miles-away fan back to the good ol' days

Even though I consider myself a great Suns fan, so much that I'm pretty sure I bleed purple and orange (seriously, I just cut myself and that surely doesn't look red to me. Well, at least it's not...

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