It's weird that the Charlotte Bobcats are good this year. Sure, you can pin it on the Eastern Conference being weak if you want to. After all, with a 24-30 record, they'd make the Playoffs by the skin of their teeth if they started today. But there is no denying that they are much, much better.
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When I was a kid one of the things I would do for fun to kill time was to build card houses. It's just one
The Corner Three: Paul George's Struggles from Mid-Range
In The Paint: James Johnson's Influence and PJ Tucker's Payday
Long Twos: Suns Out-Of-Bounds Play, Scary Good Anthony Davis, Bradley Beal's Awkwardness at the Rim, Kevin Garnett "Da Kid", Chris Bosh Pump-Fake, Typical Detroit Incompetence
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Talent wins in the NBA. Coaching, cohesion, health, and sheer luck are instrumental to a team's fortunes,
Who you got in a slam dunk contest -- Coach Sheed, née Rasheed Wallace, or Pistons rookie Tony Mitchell?
15-Footer time! 11 games, including an ESPN doubleheader. What a great way to spend a Friday evening, right? ...right?!
15-Footer time! A little bit of word association, a little bit of comparing a team to puppies, a whole lot of teams struggling on the road. Which probably means all the home teams will lose tonight, because that's the way things go.
15-Footer time! 12 games on the Friday night slate. We've got word association and Hot Sports Takes for you. Dive on in!
15-Footer time! Can we interest you in some free association?
Have you ever noticed that Detroit Pistons rookie Luigi "Gigi" Datome resembles all the pictures you've ever seen of Jesus? You know, the luscious locks, a fierce beard, a small frame and...well, that's pretty much it.