Hmm? What’s that? The Conference Finals are still on? Ho ho ho. Silly person.  Let’s not waste our time, shall we? Look, I love the Suns. I think Steve Nash is a Hall of Famer and someone that many people… Continue Reading

Lakers have concerns despite sweep of Jazz

As the Lakers win Game 4 of their series with the Jazz tonight, completing the series sweep, they’ll enter the Western Conference riding a six-game winning streak. Even though they’ve played very well over that span, there’s still a looming… Continue Reading

One-eyed Nash comes through for the Suns

Well, the Phoenix Suns have done it. The Suns defeated the San Antonio Spurs Sunday night 107-101 to advance to the Western Conference finals. But they didn’t just beat them. They swept them into the dustbin. Despite constant rumors that… Continue Reading

NBA Playoffs Lakers-Thunder Game 5 Recap: They Crush Your Head

We knew they had it in them. It’s been pretty obvious the last couple of months that if the Lakers wanted to play basketball the intelligent way then they would have a lot more games like this. Instead, the Lakers… Continue Reading

NBA Playoffs Thunder-Lakers Game 3: Here’s How Russell Westbrook Killed A Man

Something I’ve been impressed with all year with the Lakers is their transition defense. They’re not just always up the floor and ready to pick up their man, but they have such good positioning. Teams try and force the issue… Continue Reading

NBA Playoffs: Thunder Are Learning How To Walk Even If They Keep Hurting Themselves

Progress. A little over three weeks ago, I was playing some pickup hoops with some of my friends. It was a little windy out and I was having a bad day shooting the ball. It probably would have been a… Continue Reading

Game of the Day: March 27

Los Angeles Lakers at Houston Rockets — 8:30 PM eastern There’s not too much to write home about for Saturday’s slate of NBA games, but this one shouldn’t be too bad. After all, considering the Thunder’s unpredictable thrashing of L.A.… Continue Reading

Hey, Ricky, You’re So Fine, You’re So Fine I’ll Probably Body You Up With A Big Guard And Watch You Drown, Hey Ricky, Hey Ricky!

Overall, I remain high on Rubio as a prospect overall, though I do find it uniquely challenging to try to project Ricky’s NBA future because of these competing factors: Pro: I believe Rubio truly has the court vision of an… Continue Reading