Posts Tagged ‘Mike D’Antoni’

Identity politics in the Staples Center

I haven’t been writing much this season. While I’d like to claim that’s because I haven’t had downtime from my glamourous life as a secret agent/astronaut/millionaire, the truth is that I’m just too povo to afford League Pass so I can hardly watch games. ESPN’s spotty coverage doesn’t help. With that said, in the past […]

Lakers hire D’Antoni

Question: What do the Lakers need? Kobe Bryant: someone to “get the [expletive] out of the way”. (November 11, 2012) What Kobe wants, Kobe gets.

Have Ya Heard – Del Negro On The Hot Seat

Earlier this month there was word circling around the league that Knicks coach Mike D’Antoni had lost control of his team, and before you knew it he was gone. Now we have rumblings coming out of the Clippers camp, and it seems fairly conclusive that Del Negro has little time remaining with the team if […]

The New New York Knicks – January Edition

Following the new Knicks …not to be confused with the New York Knicks of the past! We started off the new year with many questions hovering over our heads, but with “experts” like John Hollinger claiming we were on track for a downfall. Well, that was not true to begin the month! First time to […]

MELOpoly

Who doesn’t love a good game of monopoly? Well, like all games of monopoly, it ain’t worth it unless it goes for far too long. I thought I would break down this real life game of Monopoly that is unfolding before us with the Carmelo Anthony trade speculation. Most important part of a game of […]

The New New York Knicks – December Edition

Following the new Knicks …not to be confused with the New York Knicks of the past! We continue to focus on the new look Knicks, and boy was December a good month if you are a supporter of the Blue n’ Orange, or just basketball in general. The Knicks hot streak of 13 wins from […]

10 Things We Learned In December

It’s that time of the month folks, when I chime in with 10 observations from the previous month’s NBA action. Let’s get straight into it. 1. Chris Bosh Needs To Get His Hands Dirty For the Miami Heat to reach their enormous potential (complete domination) Chris Bosh will have to undergo the same transformation as […]

The New New York Knicks – Oct/Nov Edition

Following the new Knicks …not to be confused with the New York Knicks of the past! As a devout New York Knicks fan, I was geared up for the 2010-11 season to be a BIG one. Obviously, LeBron was the goal, but overall improvement of our team was the greater desire. So this season I […]