From the Baltimore, MD area, Gordon has been a sports fan his entire life. His interest in the NBA began by going to games when the nearby Washington Wizards weren't located in Washington D.C. and were the Washington Bullets. Gordon has been hooked ever since. He's had the opportunity to write for various web sites, both independent and part of larger networks, and have been featured on MSN, FOX Sports, Yardbarker, Spotrac, and The Breakdown Show. Gordon is also a Baltimore Orioles season ticket holder and fan of the Baltimore Ravens.