Tagged: Basketball

Duncan is a Robot, it’s a fact 0

Duncan is a Robot, it’s a fact

It has the charm of a rock, it’s older than time. But it just keeps going and going like a old busted machine that keeps providing the goods.With what it looks like 100 years later. Duncan and the Spurs are still at the top of the conference, in an age where LeBron is far from the Rookie they once defeated, Kobe is already claiming...

We are Back!! and lots to talk about 0

We are Back!! and lots to talk about

So a new season is now well underway and there are teams that have been given A LOT to talk about. Probably here are the main headlines you have been reading across the league: Lakers flunk Miracle in New York Where Brooklyn at? Bobcats don’t suck anymore Bynum sucks Wizards curse It’s confirmed Tim Duncan is a Robot As you can see, there is...

USA Basketball Qualifications as of right now 0

USA Basketball Qualifications as of right now

If you don’t know, Brazil gave a huge upset against Spain, making it the second team that upset Spain after Russia pulled a similar stunt. as of right now, the matchups should go like this if US win tonight. Get Great Sports Deals

Larry Bird Won’t Return to Indiana Pacers 1

Larry Bird Won’t Return to Indiana Pacers

Growing up, the name Larry Bird was one of those sports figures you just knew about – even if you didn’t play basketball. Playing the Dr. J vs. Larry Bird on the Atari was always fun. Of course, those days are behind him as a player, so he switched gears. He was a coach for the Celtics until 2003, when he became president of...

NFL Pre-Season and “Winter Break” 0

NFL Pre-Season and “Winter Break”

I’m still officially on hiatus, but I couldn’t help but comment on this NY Times article about the NFL. While I generally leave the NFL commentary here to others, I’ve been interested in the talk of a move to the 18-game season. Let me talk about something first to set the stage for my discussion on the NFL. Skip past the horizontal line if...

supernatural disasters, natural disasters and the Bobcats and Bucks that love them 0

supernatural disasters, natural disasters and the Bobcats and Bucks that love them

With title races and playoffs coming up, I thought I’d simply check in with some of my favorite teams and wax philosophically about their chances of bringing home silverware.  Also, you’re getting this a few hours early.  I mean, why not? First off, a disaster of cosmic proportions – a supernatural disaster if you will.  I’m talking about the Red Devils falling at Old...

Any Given Sunday 1

Any Given Sunday

Yesterday (you know, the day I was supposed to have this article done…), a Sunday, Manchester United defeated Liverpool to go atop the EPL with no one able to catch them with games in hand.  I just wanted to mention that as a ManU fan and to keep you from thinking this was an NFL post. 😉 The title phrase was coined by Bert...

Quick thoughts on NCAA tourney 0

Quick thoughts on NCAA tourney

First off, I follow UK, Wisconsin, UNC, Gardner-Webb, Alabama and Murray St and outside the SEC, I’m not watching a lot of games.  My roommate is a Nova fan, so he keeps me informed on the Big East.  You’ll likely see some East Coast bias in my bracket, but the Pac 10 was obviously down this year.  I don’t have a western team making...

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