Posts Tagged ‘DeMarcus Cousins’

Turning around the Kings

With the Maloof brothers mercifully agreeing to hand the keys over, the Kings are about to undergo some rapid change. Whether that takes place in Sacramento or Seattle is still yet to be determined, but one thing is certain – an NBA minus the Maloofs will be a better place. The general consensus in the […]

Whats Doin: Christmas with Kyrie

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Kyrie Irving was really enjoying the festive season, until this got out…. * Kevin Durant destroying the Mavs. * A Ricky Rubio blanket? * Kobe rocks the fur on Christmas Day. Sheesh. * Hardwood Paroxysm break down the Avery Johnson firing in Brooklyn. […]

Possible suitors for DeMarcus Cousins

With DeMarcus Cousins’ latest meltdown in Sacramento it’s pretty clear that a divorce is inevitable. Cousins’ volatility is a bad match for an organisation, that to put it mildly, has no idea. He needs a fresh start, with strong leadership (essential), and the Kings need to strip back this horrible roster. Cousins has a world […]

Whats Doin: The power of the death stare

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * The Warriors would be wise to play it safe with Andrew Bogut. * Did you see Kobe Bryant’s death stare at Mike Brown in their loss to Utah? Brown was sacked the next day. Coincidence? I think not. * The Lakers need a […]

Quotes of the Month – June 2012

“Just to be clear with everyone that are asking where I’m playing next year, I have a lot of work to do before I think about a team!” – Jermaine O’Neal on Twitter. No one gives a shit, Jermaine. ”At that time, that could have hurt me being loyal. But a lot of times, I […]

Quotes of the Month – April 2012

“I don’t do treatment. I hate training rooms.” – Portland’s Raymond Felton, when asked what kind of treatment he’d been receiving on his Achilles injury. That’s got to be a contender for Quote of the Year, no? “Either that or blow it in the club.” – Wizards’ rookie Chris Singleton, on why he spent $10,000 […]

Whats Doin: Dirk’s still Dirk

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Russell Westbrook destroys Omer Asik. * Dirk Nowitzki with a one-legged step-back off-glass game winner. Wow! * Apparently Dwight Howard will push for Stan Van Gundy’s removal this offseason. Considering that Van Gundy’s stellar coaching is the reason why this horrible Magic squad […]

The All-Head Case Team

The general rule of thumb is that an NBA roster can support only one head case. Exceed the limit and the job of coaching will resemble that of a highly paid baby sitter – just ask Flip Saunders or George Karl. So I’ve always wondered; what if we rounded up the ten biggest lunatics in […]

Idiot’s Blog Guide to the 2010 NBA Draft – The Double Team Edition

Now that the NBA Finals are over, NBAMate’s Draft Dude is back. Or should we say Draft Dudes. Jobba, famous across the Internets for his Idiots Blog Guides to the NBA Draft, is joining forces with NBAMate’s new recruit Ash (also of Bleacher Report fame) to lay down the greatest Mock Draft you will ever […]

Idiot’s Blog Guide to the 2010 NBA Draft

Hello there! Firstly, let me apologise for the time it took to compose the first edition of the Idiot’s Blog Guide to the 2010 Draft. It’s been a long year for me. I lost a bet with a mate when Emeka Okafor was traded (I said that wouldn’t happened) and was forced to visibly support […]