Posts Tagged ‘Stephen Jackson’

Whats Doin: Vintage Timmy

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Here’s a revelation – Michael Jordan’s trainer says he was poisoned for the ‘Flu Game’. * Tim Duncan winds back the clock with two huge dunks against the Lakers. * Dirk shaves the beard. Dammit! * Harrison Barnes drops the hammer on Aron […]

Whats Doin: JaVale McGee rides a Segway

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * This is great – JaVale McGee riding a Segway around the Nuggets’ locker room. * The first footage of Dwight Howard working out as a Laker. * Jalen Rose tells the story of a dust-up he witnessed between Vince Carter and Sam Mitchell […]

Whats Doin: Tyson Chandler goes Amish

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Here’s some NBA players (and a coach) looking completely ridiculous at the New York Fashion Week. And how about Chris Bosh’s Larry O’Brien championship trophy slippers!! * Rajon Rondo is interning at GQ during the NY Fashion Week. The notoriously surly Rondo playing […]

Quotes of the Month – June 2012

“Just to be clear with everyone that are asking where I’m playing next year, I have a lot of work to do before I think about a team!” – Jermaine O’Neal on Twitter. No one gives a shit, Jermaine. ”At that time, that could have hurt me being loyal. But a lot of times, I […]

Day 29 – Not so fast young fellas

The Spurs methodically took care of business at home in the series opener, like an elite team should, but in my opinion it’s not a predictor for how the rest of the series will play out. I mean, the Thunder weren’t particularly impressive in this game – Durant was blanketed down the stretch and Harden […]

Let The Dominos Hit The Floor – The GSW/Milwaukee trade

I was sitting bored in a lecture when I flipped on HoopsHype to see if the trade deadline buzz had built up to anything. Then I read the headline. “The Milwaukee Bucks are trading Andrew Bogut and Stephen Jackson to the Golden State Warriors for Monta Ellis, Ekpe Udoh and Kwame Brown.” I think my […]

Bogut Traded To The Warriors

From Yahoo! Sports: The Golden State Warriors have agreed in principle to trade guard Monta Ellis and two players to the Milwaukee Bucks for center Andrew Bogut and Stephen Jackson, league sources told Yahoo! Sports. The Warriors will send forward Ekpe Udoh and injured center Kwame Brown to the Bucks as part of a package […]

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 […]

The All-Head Case Team

The general rule of thumb is that an NBA roster can support only one head case. Exceed the limit and the job of coaching will resemble that of a highly paid baby sitter – just ask Flip Saunders or George Karl. So I’ve always wondered; what if we rounded up the ten biggest lunatics in […]

The Fantasy Front Bench

Hans is the NBAMate fantasy dude and resident expert of 80’s teen movies. Occasionally he looks up from his box scores and player splits and PER rankings to find time to dispense his fantasy wisdom. This is one of those times. It’s been a tumultuous past month in Australian politics culminating in the Liberal Party […]