For the latest installment in our NBA Oregon Trail, LeBron James makes his free agency decision. James is supposedly on vacation in Brazil for the World Cup, but in actuality, he's taking prospective employers on the Oregon Trail to make his decision rather than sitting in a gym with Jim Gray. He's learned his lesson, guys.
Mourning the beauty lost in last night's controversial Game 5 finish
Doc Rivers spoke to the media on Monday afternoon, addressing the controversial Donald Sterling story. Below are some of the statements we found to standout from the classy Clippers head coach.
Earlier tonight, between the 1st and 2nd quarters of the Boston Celtics-Los Angeles Clippers match-up, the Celtics honored their former coach, Doc Rivers, with a tribute video.
It was Rivers' first time
DeAndre Jordan isn't in a make-or-break year, but he's close. If he does improve, though, how much credit will he actually get?
[caption id="attachment_5856" align="alignright" width="300"] Apr 23, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Boston Celtics head coach Doc Rivers reacts on the sidelines against the New York Knicks during game two in
Doc Rivers is highly regarded as one of the best coaches in the league at drawing up plays, especially out of timeouts. One example was last week when the Celtics beat the Indiana Pacers on a great end
Doc Rivers chose to surrender Boston’s chances of getting home court advantage in the first round in favor of his star players getting some rest before the playoffs. After the Hawks won Game 1, and
Awards Predictions Links:
MVP - Defensive Player of the Year - Most Improved - Sixth Man
Of all the regular season awards to give out, this particular year’s honor may be the most difficult to
What a series, huh?
This years remarkable NBA Finals capped off with a remarkable Game 6, one watched by 23.5 million people, producing ABC’s best non-Oscar sunday in five years (and the most watched game 6 since Jordan beat the Jazz in 1998.
Now that the season is done, we’ve got plenty of time to get into intricate detail on how this year’s series stacks up against the greats. We’ve also got a lot of cool things a’brewing here at Saving the Skyhook for the offseason, including a live blog during the NBA Draft, but for now, I’d like to offer up some love for the first time NBA Champion Dallas Mavericks.