Posts Tagged ‘Dirk Nowitzki’

Whats Doin: Vintage Timmy

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Here’s a revelation – Michael Jordan’s trainer says he was poisoned for the ‘Flu Game’. * Tim Duncan winds back the clock with two huge dunks against the Lakers. * Dirk shaves the beard. Dammit! * Harrison Barnes drops the hammer on Aron […]

Whats Doin: Dirk’s beard

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * What I wouldn’t give to see Dirk Nowitzki cultivate a Harden-esque beard. * Grantland with a terrific feature on Andrew Bogut – ‘How an Emerging Andrew Bogut Could Be the Playoff Difference for the Warriors’. They’re certainly singin’ from the same hymn sheet […]

The mystery of ‘the post’

For me, it’s the most perplexing thing in basketball today – that is, why a good post player rarely plays/is rarely used in the post. Two things about post play: one, when you set up in the post you’re closer to the basket which should therefore create an easier shot; and two, a good post […]

Whats Doin: No sugar coating it from Bogut

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Andrew Bogut is fed up with the Warriors’ defense and pulling no punches in identifying where the problem lies. And some people don’t like it. * A Dallas Mavericks dance video. Ah, Dirk Nowitzki dancing is always a special treat. * Russell Westbrook […]

Whats Doin: Ish Smith?

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Dirk Nowitzki plays cat and mouse with a Kings security guard. * An interesting article on Aron Baynes. * Some awesome dunks over the past week: Ish Smith (!!), Jeff Green, Taj Gibson, J.J. Hickson and J.R. Smith. * More from Ish Smith […]

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. […]

Whats Doin: Lamar’s cooked?

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * David Lee tells Blake Griffin to “stop flopping!”. * Lamar Odom mistakenly calls himself a Los Angeles Laker. This dude’s a mess. * Andrew Bogut: “the ankle is still a work in progress”. * This is hilarious – Dirk Nowitzki sings ‘Born in […]

Whats Doin: Mark Jackson, you’re a fraud!

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Andrew Bogut’s left arm is longer than his right arm. Freaky. * Luxury taxes mean squat to Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov; he’s known to make $20-30 million PER DAY! * Man of God (and husband and father) Mark Jackson has been caught with […]

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 […]

Whats Doin: Dirk’s feelin’ the music

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Sometimes these things just write themselves. Dirk Nowitzki on stage playing the tambourine. Gold! * Get your Dwight Howard ‘loyalty’ T-shirt. And the best part – it’s no joke, the Orlando Magic had these printed and you can buy them on the team’s […]