Posts Tagged ‘Greg Oden’

Greg Oden chooses Miami, has ripper of a quote

The cool thing about playing for the Heat is when you’re LeBron’s teammate and you screw up, nobody gets mad at you for missing a shot or turning the ball over – they get mad at LeBron for passing to you in the first place.” – New member of the Miami Heat, Greg Oden. Well, […]

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 […]

Sunday Six Pack: Bad Shot Kobe, Dancing Lebron and the Evolution of Big Ben

 Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images ONE: Ok so maybe I was a bit premature with the ‘Bogut for All-Star’ campaign. Or maybe that post put the mozz on him. Either way, the Bogey man has had a couple of sub-par games since that awesome effort against the Bulls earlier in the week. Against […]

Day 1 starts with a whimper, ends with a sprain

Day 1 of the season finally arrived and didn’t fail to deliver the drama. The Cavs were handed their asses and the Celtics were handed their rings in an extremely emotional ceremony, as their 17th Championship Banner was raised to the ceiling. I love Paul Pierce, more than most non-Boston fans. And I know it […]

The Top Ten Most Likely: 08-09 Edition

Tizzle is back with his crystal ball and a look at this seasons Top Ten Most Likely Things to Happen. You heard it here first folks! #1 – Camby was angry. Iverson was angry. Carmelo was angry. Every Denver fan was angry. Even yours truly was angry. But now, we are all living in disbelief. […]

Top 10 Most Likely

Tizzle’s Top 10 Things Most Likely to Happen in 07-08 10. Walter Hermann taking out a restraining order against Kickz101’s Jobba 9. Dwayne Wade breaking an NBA record by becoming the first player ever to score 40pts without attempting a single field goal 8. Indiana asking Golden State if they can cancel last seasons trade, […]

Oden: It’s more than a season

  Greg Oden won’t be Rookie of the Year for 2007-2008. He won’t be in the Rookie All-Star game, he won’t be named to the All-Rookie Team, and Portland won’t make the playoffs. But it doesn’t stop there. Listen to Robd as he states his case for why Greg Oden’s knee surgery will be more than […]

Draft Day Drama

The 2007 NBA Draft started predictably, and then went a little crazy. The two big guns, Oden and Durant went #1 and #2 as expected, but the rest didn’t exactly go according to plan. What happened to the big draft-day trades for KG and Amare? How did Yi Jianlian, the supposed under-done softy small-forward go […]