Posts Tagged ‘Steve Nash’

Nash dons the purple and gold

It looks a bit odd (or is that just his hair?) but I’m sure we’ll get used to it. Stay tuned, NBAMate will have a complete breakdown of all the free agent signings once this period wraps up.

Whats Doin: Patty Mills re-ups with the Spurs

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Patty Mills will re-sign with the San Antonio Spurs (contract details are not yet known). Great news! * Andrew Bogut’s ankle injury is healing nicely and he’s expected to be back on deck for the Warriors training camp in September. * Blake Griffin […]

Whats Doin: Mark Jackson, you’re a fraud!

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Andrew Bogut’s left arm is longer than his right arm. Freaky. * Luxury taxes mean squat to Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov; he’s known to make $20-30 million PER DAY! * Man of God (and husband and father) Mark Jackson has been caught with […]

Quotes of the Month – April 2012

“I don’t do treatment. I hate training rooms.” – Portland’s Raymond Felton, when asked what kind of treatment he’d been receiving on his Achilles injury. That’s got to be a contender for Quote of the Year, no? “Either that or blow it in the club.” – Wizards’ rookie Chris Singleton, on why he spent $10,000 […]

Some classic photos for your enjoyment

As co-editor of NBAMate I spend an inordinate amount of time searching Google Images to try and find the perfect picture for the perfect post. In the process I occasionally stumble across some, shall we say, interesting photos. So I’ve collected them, naturally, and will now serve them up for your enjoyment. There’s some flat-out […]

Whats Doin: Dirk’s still Dirk

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Russell Westbrook destroys Omer Asik. * Dirk Nowitzki with a one-legged step-back off-glass game winner. Wow! * Apparently Dwight Howard will push for Stan Van Gundy’s removal this offseason. Considering that Van Gundy’s stellar coaching is the reason why this horrible Magic squad […]

Quotes of the Month – March 2012

“Now that it’s over, the doggone thing didn’t work. We didnt get a (center) and it didn’t work. We’ve heard for a long time that you can’t play with two small guards. Well, we’ve now opened up some playing time for somebody at (shooting guard) that’s not a small guard. We’re going to be a […]

Q&A Roundtable: Linsanity, Dwight, All-Stars and more

Believe it or not, we are almost halfway through the 2011-12 season. So it’s the perfect time to take stock and tackle some of the big questions on everyone’s mind. How much longer can Linsanity last? How will Dwight’s possible trade shape the season? Who got snubbed in the All-Star game? What will happen to […]

Whats Doin: Decision time in Beantown?

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * More video gold from the Dallas Mavericks – they’re ‘sexy and they know it’. * Kevin Love vs. Sumo Wrestler on ESPN’s Sport Science. * Some tough decisions loom in Boston.   * The Birdman will taunt you with his face.   * […]

Most Valuable Protagonist

As the NBA season begins its second half, shit tends to get just a little bit tedious for everyone involved. Fans have more or less figured out which teams are good, bad or plain mediocre. The players on the good teams are just trying to get to the All-Star break uninjured; the players on the […]