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Durant Does it Again: Thoughts on the NBA for 1/28/14

It’s going on a month now that we’ve been talking about Kevin Durant’s remarkable run. At first it was, “oh, wow, Durant’s had an awesome week.” Then it was, “okay, this is ridiculous, Durant is soooo hot right now.” At… Continue Reading

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Open Shots (1/28): On DeMar DeRozan and Terrence Ross, Miami Getting Big, Paul George Superstar, and more

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The Corner Three Toronto  DeRozan/Ross Two games before Terrence Ross set twitter ablaze with one of the most unlikely 51-point performances in NBA history, DeMar DeRozan scored 40 of his own and no one seemed to notice. The disparate public… Continue Reading

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Game of the Night: San Antonio Spurs Vs. Houston Rockets

When the San Antonio Spurs are playing one of the best teams in the Western Conference, fans have grown accustomed to seeing them win. This year, not so much. The defending Western Conference Champions are just 3-8 this season against… Continue Reading

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Fit Like A Glove: The Resurgence of James Johnson

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In the 2009 NBA Draft, the Chicago Bulls selected James Johnson from Wake Forest with the 16th overall pick. While he showed flashes of potential in his rookie season in Chicago, it was one plagued with inconsistency. For every block, steal or offensive rebound, there were missed shots and turnovers, leading him to playing spot minutes off of Vinny Del Negro’s bench. Continue Reading

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LeBron, Wade, Battier, Bosh And Oden Butcher Songs At Battioke 2014

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For the third straight year, Shane Battier got his Heat teammates together in Fillmore to put their vocals to the test in “Battioke” – an event that raises money for Shane’s ‘Take Charge Foundation’, which is dedicated to providing financial aid for underserved students looking to go to college. Continue Reading