Posts Tagged ‘Magic Johnson’

Whats Doin: Michael Beasley REALLY likes Skittles

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Check this out – Rutgers University fired their men’s basketball coach Mike Rice after a videotape aired showing him shoving, grabbing and throwing balls at players and using gay slurs during practice. I’m surprised no one ever decked the prick. * Want to […]

Whats Doin: Say It Ain’t So, Lar!

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Oh boy, Larry Brown wants back in. * We love ya Patty but this flop is outrageous. * “Michael Jordan for the win!” * Hilarious. LeBron James hangs a woman out to dry. * Say what you want about Derek Fisher, but the […]

Lockout Doozies: Part 1

Without further ado, here’s the best and worst quotes of the offseason thus far. I am confident, check that, I am certain more doozies will be forthcoming so look for Part 2 at the conclusion of the lockout. Let’s hope there’s no need for a Part 3 or 4. “Talk to the owner. He gave […]

Dream Teams: ‘92 vs ‘07

See parts two and three A lot has been written about how this current USA Men’s Basketball Team is following in the footsteps of the original all-conquering Dream Team of 1992. The first resemblance is obvious: they’re winning. Unlike the last couple of USA Basketball Teams this one is winning and already has a gold […]

#2 & #3: Magic, Shaq & Kobe

”I don’t think there will ever be another 6’9” point guard who smiles while he humiliates you.” –James Worthy on Magic “Only God can stop Kobe Bryant. That boy is the best player in the world.” – Charles Barkley “Me shooting 40% at the foul line is just God’s way to say nobody’s perfect.” – […]

Dynasties: Part I

See Parts II, III and IV of the Dyansty Feature As soon as the San Antonio Spurs convincingly swept the Cavs in the 2007 NBA Finals, the following two questions were inevitable: Does this San Antonio team, having won four titles in nine years, qualify as an NBA dynasty? If so, where do they fit […]