Posts Tagged ‘Kevin Durant’

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 […]

Superstar Theory (and a Heat-Lakers breakdown)

It’s no secret that superstars matter in the NBA. If your team has a superstar-caliber player, odds are they have a much better shot at winning a title than a team that doesn’t. However, as the league’s SuperTeam era continues into this season and has a new member in the LA Lakers, now with Steve […]

Whats Doin: Goin’ shrimpin’

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Dwight Howard took out a full page ad in an Orlando paper to thank the city and it’s fans – “Words cannot express the love that I have for Orlando” was his best line. This guy has no idea. I’d imagine that “Rack […]

Whats Doin: Kobe does Europe

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * The picture above tells the story. And here’s another one. Gold! * Why doesn’t Team USA stay in the Olympic Village? Here’s one reason why. * Team USA takes a nap. * Following on from last week, TrueHoop makes the case for Carmelo […]

Whats Doin: Amar’e to buy a post game?

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Amar’e Stoudemire will pay Hakeem Olajuwan 100k for two weeks of ‘post play’ tutelage during the summer. That’s a hefty sum but considering that LeBron James emerged from a similar session last year with a post game in tow, it’s clearly worth it. […]

Team USA finalizes roster

Not a bad group.

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 […]

Game 5 and the newly crowned King

It’s only a matter of time. Since the most eventful NBA off-season (2010) that I’ve ever witnessed in my life, every NBA fan looked at the newly formed Miami Heat, either with wide-eyed amazement or with pure disgust, and uttered those words at some point along the journey. You couldn’t assemble three Franchise players, including […]

Whats Doin: Tyson Chandler wears capes

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * And you thought Russell Westbrook had weird taste in clothing. New York Knick Tyson Chandler owns (and wears) several capes. For real. * Here’s a treat – awesome slow-mo HD video of Kevin Durant versus LeBron James in Game 3. * Phil Jackson […]

NBA Finals Game 2 – Don’t call it a comeback…

Miami came out with a point to prove in the early going of game two, getting off to a red hot start and leading 18-2 after seven minutes of action. As always the Thunder bounced back and this was a closer game than it probably should have been down the stretch. Nonetheless we move on […]