Posts Tagged ‘Lamar Odom’

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 […]

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 […]

Have Ya Heard – Deadline Approaching

In the belated second edition of ‘Have Ya Heard’, SP discusses the situation faced by Dwight Howard and the Orlando Magic. He also explains why the Los Angeles Lakers should bury the hatchet and trade Pau Gasol. By now I’m sure most NBA fans are aware that the trade deadline is right around the corner. […]

Whats Doin: Landry Fields’ hidden talent

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * LeBron James has a man-purse. And is that top of D-Wade’s painted on? * Landry Fields can actually sing. * It’s not looking good for Patty Mills. Can’t say I am surprised. * The Dallas Mavericks have had a gutful of Lamar Odom. […]

Day 5 – When Business Resumed As Normal

After the craziness of the first couple of days of this playoff series, today was a return to normality, where the top seeds re-established their dominance over the upstart lower seeds and won games they should have in LA and San Antonio, while the Team Formerly Known As The Sonics jumped out to a big […]

Handing out the Hardware in 2010-2011

With the playoffs off and running, here is a last look at the season that was with a presentation of the annual awards. MVP After watching Derrick Rose literally drag the Bulls from defeat against the Pacers on Saturday, there is no plausible way to explain that anyone else is the MVP. Rose had a […]

2010 NBA Finals – Game 7 Retro Diary

I didn’t get to see Game 7 live. One of the tragedies of these 2010 NBA Finals has been the scheduling – in the Land Downunder, not one Finals game was played on a Saturday or a Sunday. Very frustrating. I followed the game on the play-by-play, and later that afternoon I read all the […]

Game 2 Wrap

With Game 1 of the NBA Finals proving a bit of a lemon from a competitive standpoint, most neutrals – myself included – would have been hoping and praying for a more resilient Boston team to show up in the second game. They didn’t disappoint. If you weren’t lucky (or unemployed) enough to be free […]

Catching up in Singapore

So I recently moved to Singapore and will be here for a few months because of my real job. Hence the lack of recent updates. But thankfully, they have cable over here and I’ll be able to watch the rest of the NBA playoffs unfold (if they didn’t I may have considered quitting my job). […]

Day 33 – Lamar gets lucky… again

3 votes – Pau Gasol. This – “We just move the ball to an open guy. They send two guys at me, I’ve done my job… we’ll be ready if that happens” – is what Kobe Bryant said after Game 1. He couldn’t have been more prophetic, because not only did the Suns send several […]