Archive for December 2010

Brandon Roy's Season Could Sadly Be Over

Brandon Roy's Season Could Sadly Be Over
Roy let it be known that he’s been playing this season hurt…. Very hurt. His arthritic knee could put him on the Hell Shelf for the remainder of the season. UPDATE: Brandon Roy is officially “out indefinitely.” Reports are saying that “shutting it down for the rest of the season” is now a “serious option”... Read more »

D-Rose Trails D-Wade, Rondo in All-Star Voting

Derrick Rose is third among guard in the Eastern Conference between Dwyane Wade and Rajon Rondo. The second return of All-Star ballots are in and Derrick Rose is third among guard in the Eastern Conference between Dwyane Wade and Rajon Rondo. Here’s a statistical comparison of the three so far this season. Chicago Tribune Bulls... Read more »

Catch n' Shoot: December 30, 2010

Catch n' Shoot: December 30, 2010
The Heat’s (25-9) 16-game streak of keeping opponents under 100 pts was snapped by the Rockets (15-16), but Miami reacted to the fast pace of the 102-possession game winning 125-119 in the only game I watched last night. Very fun game to watch where Dwyane Wade had his second straight 40-point performace, scoring 45 on... Read more »
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No Bulls Trade is 'Imminent or Likely'

No Bulls Trade is 'Imminent or Likely'
An NBA source says “no deal is imminent or even likely” including the Bulls acquiring a shooting guard. Rumors have swirled with the under-production of Bulls starting shooting guard Keith Bogans (3.9 PPG, .482 eFG%, .303 3P% on 76 3PAs). But an NBA source tells the Chicago Sun-Times that “no deal is imminent or even... Read more »

Block Porn: Fesenko Blocks Blake and Foye Joins That Block Party (Video)

Block Porn: Fesenko Blocks Blake and Foye Joins That Block Party (Video)
Two blocks on consecutive possessions in Tuesday’s Jazz-Clippers game. On one end, Kyrylo Fesenko stuffs a dunk attempt by Blake Griffin that ignites a fastbreak, but Randy Foye plays optimal transition D to deny Ronnie Price on the other end: The Jazz (22-10) won 103-95 to a Clippers (10-23) team that came into the game... Read more »

Dunk Porn: J.R. Smith Busts Darko's Face (Video)

Dunk Porn: J.R. Smith Busts Darko's Face (Video)
Darko Milicic is finding his place in the league with Minnesota. He’s currently leading the league in blocks (76) and Blocking Rate (7.7%), 4th in BPG (2.5) in 24.3 MPG. With going for all of those blocks and success comes being 18th in fouls (99) and getting dunked on by guys like J.R. Smith like... Read more »
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ESPN Anchor Suspended for Plagiarism (Video)

ESPN Anchor Suspended for Plagiarism (Video)
ESPN News anchor Will Selva was suspended by the network for using the opening of an article by Lakers beat reporter at the Orange County Register Kevin Ding during the looped broadcast of “Highlight Express”. Ding’s Dec. 26 article opened: Christmas isn’t over yet, Lakers fans. The big game, it turns out, will be the... Read more »

Tyreke Evans' 50-Foot Game Winner (Video)

Tyreke Evans' 50-Foot Game Winner (Video)
The Queens of Suxcramento can be the Sacramento Kings (6-23) for a day after a final second win hosting the Teddy Bears of Memphis (14-18). The Grizzlies blew an 11-point lead in the fourth quarter and found themselves down by one with 5.5 seconds remaining, but O.J. Mayo pulled off a beautiful circus jumper above... Read more »

Catch n' Shoot: December 29, 2010

Catch n' Shoot: December 29, 2010
The Mavs (24-6) got it handed to them by the damn Raptors (11-20) 84-76. Most astounding is that half the Toronto squad was injured and the other half is worse than bad, so the Raptors played with an eight-man rotation. Some guy named Ed Davis dropped 17 off the bench, FFS! The Mavs were without... Read more »
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Dunk Porn: Amar'e Matadors a LeBron Dunk (Video)

Dunk Porn: Amar'e Matadors a LeBron Dunk (Video)
The NBA’s official “Dunk of the Night” is put on The Association’s YouTube pages and goes viral. Tuesday’s was Amar’e Stou_emire dunking on LeBron James during the Knicks’ loss in Miami: Not LeBron’s dunk earlier in the game on Amar’e where Amar’e moves out of the way: Why I exclude the “D” in Amar’e's name... Read more »