Posts Tagged ‘Monta Ellis’

Whats Doin: Monta Ellis got caught with his hand in the cookie jar

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * I’ve linked to these guys before, but this one’s unreal. A Taiwanese animation recaps the Monta Ellis sexting scandal. * The Miami Heat have released a 2011-2012 introduction video set to the tune of Kanye West’s “All of the Lights”. If you want […]

In a Golden State of mind

Sorry to deviate from your Finals coverage, but I need to share this with the world. Being a Golden State fan requires a somewhat unhealthy combination of self-loathing, perpetual loyalty and the ability to constantly remind yourself that things could be much worse. After all, we could be Clippers fans. Actually, I take that back […]

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 […]

The Offseason Trade Chronicles, Part 3: The David Lee Trade

July 8, 2010, 0928 hours, Ash’s bedroom. LeBron James is announcing his Decision. Jim Gray “The question everybody wants to know. LeBron, what’s your decision? LeBron: “This fall…ah, this was very tough. This fall, I’m going to take my talents to South Beach.” Ash: “What?” 0929 hours Ash: “Wait a minute…LeBron not going to New […]

Boomshakalaka! Fantasy Roundup: NBA Jam Edition

Yes you’ve undoubtedly already heard that the arcade classic NBA Jam is making a comeback (though only on the Wii ), a game we all fondly remember for its fast game-play, towering dunks, flaming balls and an abundance of hidden characters. Not only that but the commentary, rife with catchphrases that are still regularly uttered […]