Posts Tagged ‘Kevin Garnett’

Quotes of the Month – May 2012

“I just got caught up with women throwing themselves at me. When a girl sends me 100 pictures, I have to send something back every now and then. I’m not an asshole.” – Former Blazer Greg Oden in a recent interview, explaining why he sent out the infamous nude picture of himself to a female […]

Day 28 – When it matters most

In what seems to be a recurring theme, Rondo has once again come up big for the Celtics when they needed it most – recording a near triple double in Boston’s Game 7 win over Philadelphia (18 points, 10 assists, 9 rebounds). 3 votes – Rajon Rondo. He bounced back after a tough night at […]

Day 19 – Fountain of youth

Oklahoma City of course have it, and the old men of the Celtics seemed to be drinking from it all game. Just a quick rundown of the points from me tonight, since nothing really out of the ordinary happened. The Celtics resumed normality in their series with a fairly convincing 107-91 win over Philadelphia, and […]

Day 15 – Rondoooooooo!!!

This was a pretty weird day of playoff basketball. On one side of the bracket we had a second round matchup of Philly and Boston taking place. While the 4 vs 5 matchup is often a toss of the coin, it’s quite uncommon for a five seed to end up securing home court in the […]

Day 13 – The Nuggets won’t go away

The first two games of today’s NBA playoff action went to plan. In tight, defense-first battles the Celtics dispatched the Hawks thanks to a turn-back-the-clock game from Kevin Garnett, while the Sixers battled back from a fourth-quarter deficit to close out an ugly first round series against the Rose-less Bulls. Like most people, I expected […]

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 […]

Quotes of the Month – March 2012

“Now that it’s over, the doggone thing didn’t work. We didnt get a (center) and it didn’t work. We’ve heard for a long time that you can’t play with two small guards. Well, we’ve now opened up some playing time for somebody at (shooting guard) that’s not a small guard. We’re going to be a […]

Sunday Six Pack: Dwight, Heat Highlights and a Bar Fight

ONE: It’s a shame that the first Sunday Six Pack of the year has to be written in such depressing circumstances. Our Aussie NBA hero has once again gone down with a serious injury, this time as fractured left ankle. “It’s like someone has a voodoo doll of me and is putting pins in it”, […]

Whats Doin: J.R. is not the only headcase in the family

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * This is too good. J.R. Smith’s sister brawls during a game in China. * Check out these off-air doozies from the TNT crew – Charles Barkley, Reggie Miller and Kevin Harlan. My favourite; Charles calls his new gig as Weight Watchers spokesman “the […]

Whats Doin: Monta Ellis got caught with his hand in the cookie jar

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * I’ve linked to these guys before, but this one’s unreal. A Taiwanese animation recaps the Monta Ellis sexting scandal. * The Miami Heat have released a 2011-2012 introduction video set to the tune of Kanye West’s “All of the Lights”. If you want […]