Posts Tagged ‘Richo’

NBA the Greatest Sport in the World – Aussie Rules a Close Second

If you don’t already listen to the very entertaining Basketball Jones podcast (now turned video) here’s a good reason to. Skeets gave some love to our own Aussie brand of football at the start of Friday’s show (Episode 362): If you don’t believe this [the NBA] is the greatest sport in the world, there’s something […]

NBAMate – For FAQs Sake!

The new site is here! What used to be the Kickz101 Podcast Blog is now NBAMate. It’s pretty simple. But for the more curios/dull minded folk this Q&A should answer everything you need to know about anything. Q: What happened? A: We decided we wanted a new site and a new name so we started […]

Footy is back! and so are the Lakers…

It feels like it’s been forever since Geelong absolutely smashed Port Adelaide in the AFL Grand Final back in last September. Over five long months without football. Without having Friday night footy blaring on the big screen LCD. Without seeing the idiots on the Footy Show carry on every week (check out Bogut’s appearance last […]

The Essence of Smooth

“Smooth” is a word thrown around a lot in the modern age of basketball. Smooth game, smooth jumpshot, smooth transition. There’s J-Smoove (Josh Smith), the “Big Smooth” (Sam Perkins), Clyde the Glyde (sounds smooth) and “Smooth” himself (Larry Hughes). I was playing NBA 2K8 before and Kenny Smith just used the word “smooth”, I kid you not. […]

My All-NBA AFL Team

They couldn’t be more worlds apart. One sport is played by lean, leaping giants, throwing a round ball into a small hoop with five-man teams running end-to-end on shiny wooden floor boards. The other is played by tough, rugged warriors trying to kick an impossible egg-shaped ball over a grass paddock 180 meters long through […]