Posts Tagged ‘2010 playoffs’

Day 2 – We finally have an upset

Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images The second day of the NBA playoffs kicked off with a shithouse game between the Lakers and the Thunder; both Kobe and Kid Delicious put in stinkers, and it never felt as though the Thunder were a real chance to pull an upset. Just as expected, the Lakers length troubled […]

Welcome to the 2010 NBA Playoffs

What better way to kick of this year’s playoff campaign than a brawl and a few flying elbows eh? The playoffs are back and so is Mr. Kevin Douchebag Garnett. As you can see from this video, Garnett’s actions were completely unprovoked, or at least provoked only by a few soft words from Q-Rich. Either […]

Under the Playoff Pump: Revisited

Already J.O. is under the pump for merely suggesting Hedo Turkoglu would need to play out-of-his-skin come the postseason. In fairness to my ill-advised plunge into the unknown, the Raps at that time were a game-and-a-half ahead of the Chicago Bulls, before proceeding to lose 4 out of their last 6 games. The Bulls ended […]

The only Playoff Preview you’ll need – Part II

Ant may have got all the sexy first round match-ups out West, but I’ve got the two biggest Finals contenders right here baby. Beasts of the East. 1st Cleveland Cavaliers vs 8th Chicago Bulls A few weeks ago I was reflecting on Cleveland’s playoff run last season. It was a bittersweet run for me. Bitter, […]

The only Playoff Preview you’ll need – Part I

They’re finally here. The 2010 NBA Playoffs. The second season. The reason we play 82. On the eve of Day 1 of the playoffs, Ant and Rob break down each series the old-fashioned way, position-by-position, as well as telling you what really matters. You know, like what beer to drink, who you should be rooting […]

2010 NBA Playoffs on Australian TV

So it’s that time of the year again, where all Aussie NBA fans are madly scrambling to find out which NBA playoff games are being shown and where.  Last year we were spoiled with full coverage of both Conference Finals (thanks to One HD and ESPN), as well as a scattering of good games from […]

Under the Playoff Pump

J.O is the newest writer here at NBAMate. His mantra is “If it’s not NBA, it’s not BASKETBALL”. The owner of over 200 NBA ‘video-taped’ games, J.O. lives n breathes NBA on a daily basis, reads it, watches it, writes about it and challenges anybody to a game of NBA 2K10! This guy really does need a life…. Playoff […]