Following the Golden State Warriors wire-to-wire dominance of the 2014-15 season that was capped last week with a championship, the talk of the basketball world has centered on the NBA evolving into a “small ball” […]
By Gordon Robinson This weekend marked the opening round of the NBA Playoffs and as expected there were some great performances on display. Today, we honor those players who stepped up for their team and […]
By Gordon Robinson Russell Westbrook (Oklahoma City Thunder) – With Kevin Durant continuing to have foot trouble the play of Russell Westbrook is going to be pivotal. OKC currently sits eighth in the West and […]
By Mike Dyson A common denominator that has historically linked professional sports is that in any given generation, that era was defined by a certain tenet or signature style of play. Dominant pitchers such as […]
By Gordon Robinson We discussed the Slam Dunk Contest last week and talked about the excitement around having the old rules, along with the new participants. While the Slam Dunk Contest is usually my favorite […]
LeBron didn’t just join the Cleveland Cavaliers. He came to save the world, so to speak, to bring financial and spiritual lubricant to the Rust Belt, an area of America that has been lost to the the meat-hook realities of economics.
Whoa to the mighty Eastern Conference where the Miami Heat have won the past two NBA championships. In the last eight seasons the Eastern and Western Conference have split championships with the Heat winning three […]
Kyrie Irving of the Cleveland Cavaliers was named the 2012 Rookie of the Year, beating out another point guard Ricky Rubio of the Minnesota Timberwolves. The ascent has been rapid for the 19-year-old former New Jersey high school player from St. Patrick’s who last year, due to an injury, played just 11 games as a freshman at Duke.
Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving will be presented with the NBA Rookie of the Year award tomorrow morning. Irving led the Cavaliers and all league rookies in scoring at 18.5 points a game after being […]