Posts Tagged ‘Chris Paul’

Day 10 – Out come the brooms

There would be no chance of last year’s playoff failure repeating in San Antonio, with the Spurs completing a sweep of Utah despite a Jazz rally. Meanwhile, the thrilling Clippers-Grizzlies series took on another turn as the Clip Show snared a win on overtime against a gallant Grizzlies side, taking the series to 3-1 as […]

Day 8 – Fear the beard

While I wasn’t willing to wake up at 4:00am to watch the Pacers and Magic battle it out live in Orlando, I did manage to get myself out of bed at 6:30 – just in time to see my ex-lover, CP3, strut his stuff in front of a jacked up crowd in the Staples Center. […]

Day 2 – It’s a block party!

And you thought Day 1 had drama. Day 2 saw the Clippers pull off one of the most remarkable comebacks in NBA history, Andrew Bynum had a historic night in Los Angeles and Rajon Rondo’s brain snap could see the end of the Celtics. Ah, the NBA playoffs, you gotta love it. Let’s get to […]

Uneasy history finally resolving in the Big Easy

Back in 2005 the New Orleans Hornets finished the season managing just 18 wins to go along with 64 losses. As the franchise-worst record suggests, these were some pretty dark days for the fans of Louisiana’s second favourite professional sports team. But as we all know, in today’s NBA your fortunes can change pretty quickly […]

Have Ya Heard – Del Negro On The Hot Seat

Earlier this month there was word circling around the league that Knicks coach Mike D’Antoni had lost control of his team, and before you knew it he was gone. Now we have rumblings coming out of the Clippers camp, and it seems fairly conclusive that Del Negro has little time remaining with the team if […]

Whats Doin: Mo Williams has lost the plot

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Chris Paul and a supermodel jumping on a trampoline. Ah, the ‘perks’ of LA. * It’s official; Mo Williams is a headcase. * Check out some pictures of Jeremy Lin in 2004 mocking various headband wearers. * This is funny – “Where in […]

Whats Doin: Where does Darko stash his cash?

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Darko Milicic doesn’t trust banks. * Joakim Noah’s gun dance. Nice. * Kevin Love gets payback on Luis Scola, steps on his face. * Chris Paul’s mastery of the pick-and-roll. * Where did Carlos Boozer’s hair come from? The guys over at TBJ […]

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 […]

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 […]

Offseason Buzz: Part 2

Following on from Part 1: Chris Paul traded to LAC Chris Paul and Blake Griffin – Wow!! They had to do this deal, for a number of reasons: To bring some cachet to the sad sack Clippers, to keep Chris Paul away from the Lakers, to give Blake Griffin a reason to re-sign, and more […]