Posts Tagged ‘Mo Williams’

Whats Doin: Win a trip to NBA All-Star 2013

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * ESPN Australia/NZ is giving away two tickets to the 2013 NBA All-Star event, to be held in Houston, Texas in February. For a chance to win this money can’t buy experience select a seat in their virtual Facebook stadium. That’s a trip of […]

Quotes of the Month – February 2012

“You think I’ll hang around and average 19 points or 18 points? Hell no.” – The Lakers’ Kobe Bryant on how much longer he intends to play. His ‘twilight years’ will be interesting, that’s for sure. “I’ll need something to live on.” – Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov pledged to give $17 billion of his $18 […]

Whats Doin: Mo Williams has lost the plot

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Chris Paul and a supermodel jumping on a trampoline. Ah, the ‘perks’ of LA. * It’s official; Mo Williams is a headcase. * Check out some pictures of Jeremy Lin in 2004 mocking various headband wearers. * This is funny – “Where in […]

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 […]

5 Win-Win Trades

JT is the newest writer to hit the pine for NBAMate. A Brett Maher-like streak shooter in his heyday, JT now finds time to break down the fundamentals of the round-ball game in between changing diapers and other fatherly duties. Typically an NBA trade produces a winner and a loser, but here are five trade […]

One and the Done

J.O is the newest writer here at NBAMate. His mantra is “If it’s not NBA, it’s not BASKETBALL”. The owner of over 200 NBA ‘video-taped’ games, J.O. lives n breathes NBA on a daily basis, reads it, watches it, writes about it and challenges anybody to a game of NBA 2K10. The guy really does need a life… […]

Day 15 – Rondo takes on Lebron and his elbow, and loses

Photo by David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty Images 3 votes – Lebron James. I wasn’t really surprised. Even when the Cavs were down double-figures and Rondo looked like he had morphed into the lovechild of Gary Payton and Tim Hardaway. When the Cavs came back, I wasn’t surprised. Only because the most unstoppable singular force […]

What Kobe got for Christmas Part III: Lebron and the Little Things

 (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images) I don’t mean to make this all about Kobe, but this Christmas Day theme has kind of become an NBAMate tradition (2007, 2008) so we might as well run with it. I missed the first quarter of this game because I was sleeping – seriously, do the NBA […]

Cleveland, now you have your adversity

Too many thoughts, not enough time to organise them… I wrote this paragraph after the Magic won Game 3 two days ago (honest, I swear): For years now I’ve been hearing the same phrase, right up until barely a few months ago when Houston were mounting a playoff run. “You’ll never win an NBA championship […]