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3/16/2015 15-footer: Kobe’s Favorite Jumper Preview

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Here at Hardwood Paroxysm, we’re launching a special feature this week where we celebrate the greatness of Kobe Bryant. While we may not be able to capture the greatness of Kobe in one week, we’re striving for success – and… Continue Reading

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Daydreaming of Playoff Matchups

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Is it too early to dream about playoff matchups? Nah, let’s take a mental break and explore what April has in store. Continue Reading

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I Can’t Wait For A Thunder-Grizzlies Rematch

May 13, 2013; Memphis, TN, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka (9) guard Reggie Jackson (15) and forward Kevin Durant (35) walk off the court after game four of the 2013 NBA Playoffs against the Memphis Grizzlies. Memphis defeated Oklahoma 103-97 in overtime and lead the series 3-1. Mandatory Credit: Nelson Chenault-USA TODAY Sports

We’ve seen this movie before, the one in which David meets Goliath, Rocky Balboa fights Apollo Creed, William Wallace offers the bloods of thousands of Scots in return for a small taste of freedom. It’s the one where the underdog, shorthanded for some reason, fights tooth and nail for a shot at something greater than they could’ve ever imagined. Continue Reading