Posts Tagged ‘Michael Jordan’

Whats Doin: MKG baptises Monroe

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Michael Kidd-Gilchrist with a massive dunk over Greg Monroe. * Ball Don’t Lie’s Kelly Dwyer absolutely nails the Thomas Robinson trade. The title of his piece tells the story: “The Sacramento Kings, weirdly, send Thomas Robinson to the Houston Rockets.” * DeAndre Jordan […]

Whats Doin: Brooklyn revealed

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * LeBron James gets fitted for his championship ring. * Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen apparently had a dance-off at Scottie’s birthday bash. * Dwight Howard dancing (and acting the fool) on Ellen. Memo to Dwight: the clown act doesn’t work anymore. * Tyson […]

Whats Doin: Dream Team vs. 2012 Team USA?

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * This is mad – the NBA 2K13 trailer featuring the Dream Team vs. the 2012 Team USA, set to “Run This Town” by Jay-Z, Kanye West and Rihanna. * Check out the Spurs’ new alternate jerseys. Not bad but it looks like a […]

Kobe vs MJ: The games they dropped 50 or more

There’s always plenty of Kobe-MJ comparisons going around, some interesting, some downright stupid. This is certainly one of the more unique (and beautifully illustrated) ones I’ve seen: the games they dropped 50 or more. Check it out and spew forth your comments.

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 […]

They Said It

Outrageous, incredibly stupid, downright delusional; no, I am not talking about James Dolan. Rather, these words describe some of the comments made in the NBA in recent months. There are some doozies here, let me assure you. “On paper, we are the best team in the League. We are deep and athletic.” – Detroit’s Rodney […]

Lebron James – Stay or Leave?

Leave! by J.O Loyalty- schmoyalty! This is the NBA. Players are forever pawns. Expendable. Superstar or not. That is fact. Ok, so LeBron James isn’t just your typical one either. However, if the King wanted to stay in Cleveland, wouldn’t you think he would’ve already re-signed the moment the option came up? What is the […]

Day 8 – Thunder Struck

Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images 3 votes – Jameer Nelson. The first quarter in a road game is often the most important. You need to quickly quieten the opposition’s home crowd, and make sure the hostile environment doesn’t push you into an insurmountable first-quarter deficit. For that reason, Jameer Nelson gets today’s 3 votes for […]

Sunday Six Pack: Bacon, Patty and the Go-To Guys

ONE: Rest assured, this blog is not moving exclusively to weekly Sunday Six Packs. I’m back from my overseas trip from Manila and what a crazy last couple of days it has been. Woke up Friday morning at 10am, worked for half a day, jumped on a flight to Singapore, bought some duty free shit, […]

Sunday Six Pack: Jordan, AI, Kobe and Bruce

I’m in the Philippines at the moment for work, and I woke up this morning to find a photo of Robert Horry and Vlade Divac on the front page of the newspaper. A little weird, yes, but as I said last year (exactly one year ago) this country loves their basketball. I took it as […]