Posts Tagged ‘Boston Celtics’

Let’s Dance: We have a Winner!

*CONGRATULATIONS 2012 ‘LET’S DANCE’ WINNER AND WALL OF FAME INDUCTEE – Cassidy, Boston Celtics Dance Team When I first laid eyes on Cassidy I fell in love I knew she would be tough to beat, and with 40% of the vote the people have well and truly spoken. Is she ‘Wall of Fame’ worthy? You […]

Whats Doin: Kobe Bryant pays up large in divorce

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Stephon Marbury wishes us a happy Chinese New Year. * Kobe Bryant loses three mansions and $75 million in his divorce settlement. Something tells me he’ll be alright though. * Zach Lowe examines the possibilities (or lack thereof) in Boston. * Gee, Dirk […]

Whats Doin: Decision time in Beantown?

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * More video gold from the Dallas Mavericks – they’re ‘sexy and they know it’. * Kevin Love vs. Sumo Wrestler on ESPN’s Sport Science. * Some tough decisions loom in Boston.   * The Birdman will taunt you with his face.   * […]

The 2011-12 Season Preview Round Table

It’s been a funny offseason. A long offseason. The craziest offseason I can remember, which is saying something after Lebron’s free agent drama last year. But we can now put it all behind us and look forward to some kick-ass NBA basketball ahead, because I really do believe the 2011-12 season will be one to […]

Bring the Heat-Celtics

This is Joel’s preview of one of the most awaited series in recent playoff history. It was written before Game 1 today in Miami. The highly anticipated matchup between Miami Heat and Boston Celtics is finally here. The “Key Three” of LeBron, Wade and Bosh will take on the “Core Four” of Garnett, Pierce, Allen […]

5 Burning Qs and Predictions for the 2011 NBA Playoffs

I don’t know if I’ve told you this before, but man, I love the playoffs.  I really love em.  And you all know how much I love my NBA. I can’t wait till the regular season rolls around, to see how prior champions respond, to see the new cream rise to the top. To follow […]

Sunday Six Pack: The Home Stretch Q&A

With less than a dozen games remaining in the regular season, we thought it might be a good time to put our heads together and wax lyrical on the home stretch. Crack open a tinny and enjoy. 1. The Spurs look to be hobbling across the finish line thanks to an injury to Timmy D. […]

It’s all about 18

Joel is the newest writer to hit the pine for NBAMate. A basketball tragic who lives and breathes the NBA and sees the world through his green-tinted Celtics glasses. When he’s not out balling, you can find him rambling on endlessly about how good Larry Bird and Bill Russell would be in today’s game. It’s […]

10 Things We Learned In February

It’s that time again folks, when I chime in with 10 observations from the previous month’s NBA action. Let’s get straight into it. 1.         Melo Did Good For Melo He’s a one-trick pony and a very VERY bad liar, but you have to hand it to the guy. Through all this mess (that he created) […]

Sunday Six Pack: Ray, Trades and Trailblazers

ONE: It’s hard to watch Bogut and the Bucks these days without getting a little frustrated. Frustrated because the Big Aussie is still obviously bothered by that arm injury, and can’t seem to get any consistency back in his game. Frustrated because the Bucks themselves are a shadow of the team that was rampaging through […]