N.Y. State of Mind

Losers of 6 straight, and 9 of their last 10 games, the New York Knicks are in a bit of a, “funk,” so to speak.  Acquiring a major talent in one, Carmelo Anthony, just before the NBA Trade Deadline, seemed… Continue Reading

Bulls vs Celtics: Playoff Outlook

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Who’s ready for the playoffs? I’m sure most fans are, and if you are like me, then the playoffs couldn’t start fast enough. I hate this time of year in the NBA. The last three weeks of the season are… Continue Reading

NBA Power Rankings (1-15)

Here’s a look at the Saving the Skyhook Power Rankings for the week: 1. Chicago Bulls Last Week: Wizards (W), Nets (W), Pacers (L) The Bulls continue to come on strong, led by MVP candidate Derrick Rose (24.9 PPG, 7.8… Continue Reading

D-League Report: Ewing Jr., Danny Green and More Jeffers

Othyus Jeffers, a frequent name on this report, was signed a ten-day contract with the Washington Wizards. He had previously signed a ten-day contract with the San Antonio Spurs, but logged only 1 game (2 points, 2 rebounds and 1 assist in 8 minutes vs. the Heat on 3/4) before being released. Continue Reading

Stay Calm: We Read too Much into the Regular Season

After Miami’s recent woes, and subsequent winning streak, I have come to the conclusion that the regular season does not matter much at all. Think about it. One minute we are all wondering whether or not the Heat should panic… Continue Reading

D-League Report: Cousin, McNeal, Alabi and Temple

Another week of heavy activity for the D-League this week as teams try to grab the assets they need to fill holes due to injury, or attempt to shake things up for the stretch. Here are some highlights. Continue Reading