Posts tagged "kurt helin"

Bulls Mathematical Favorites to Win Championship

Bulls Mathematical Favorites to Win Championship
All studies show the best indicator of a team’s playoff success isn’t their record in close games, but a team’s ability to blow other teams out while avoiding getting blow out — moreso than beating elite teams. People who say otherwise are actively lying to you. That said, the Bulls (53-19) are continuing to spank... Read more »

Horny Notes: March 21, 2011 -- Boozer Back Monday, Rose 'Beat Up,' Asik Converting His Athleticism to Execution

Horny Notes: March 21, 2011 -- Boozer Back Monday, Rose 'Beat Up,' Asik Converting His Athleticism to Execution
Get it? “Horny Notes?” Because bulls have horns?… Yeah, anyway, I doubt this type of post will be daily, but when I stumble on a lot of content around the web, I will.   No one previews Bulls games better than Matt McHale. Honestly, it’s partially why I quit them. I can just link to... Read more »

Catch n' Shoot: March 14, 2011 -- Boozer/MJ Art, Spurs Catchy-Shootiness Over Heat, More Karl on 'Melo's _efense

Catch n' Shoot: March 14, 2011 -- Boozer/MJ Art, Spurs Catchy-Shootiness Over Heat, More Karl on 'Melo's _efense
Awesome artwork by Dustin Watson. His current project is doing 30 illustrations over 30 days — one player from each NBA team. Day #13, he did Carlos Boozer and posted it at “Blog-a-Bull”: Even more awesome artwork by Ziarekenya Smith. Dan Devine noted that this has been around for a while, but until his post I hadn’t... Read more »
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Catch n' Shoot: March 10, 2011 -- Omer's Value, KD's Heroics, Dunk Porn Galore, Pastel Oden

Catch n' Shoot: March 10, 2011 -- Omer's Value, KD's Heroics, Dunk Porn Galore, Pastel Oden
Over the summer, Derrick Rose shot “at least 1,000 treys a day from a variety of angles.” Yes. The value and character of Omer Asik, a great profile by Steve Aschburner at NBA.com. Kurt Helin has Dwight Howard, LeBron James, Derrick Rose, Dirk Nowitzki, and Kobe Bryant on his five-man MVP ballot. I don’t disagree with this... Read more »

Kobe to Critics: 'Kiss my A$$'

Kobe to Critics: 'Kiss my A$$'
Kobe Bryant basically told Magic Johnson and Jerry West to pucker up for his buttocks. Asked about critcism, specifically from Magic Johnson, Kobe Bryant brushed it off the shoulder under which the reporter was nagging him. And he had some Kobe-esque words for critics. The reporter asked: “Magic has said you guys needs to toughen... Read more »

NBA Ratings Are Up... WAY Up

NBA Ratings Are Up... WAY Up
Ratings for national games are shooting up with attendance across The Association, a media research group reports. During football season with its Thursday night games, NBA on TNT ratings are shooting way up. Not NFL behemoth numbers, but still way up, Royce Young relayed at CBSSports.com: And the numbers back it all up. Via Sports... Read more »
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Is 'Competing Every Night' and 'Playing Harder' Something Which Needs Addressing in the NBA?

Is 'Competing Every Night' and 'Playing Harder' Something Which Needs Addressing in the NBA?
Byron Scott babbled some coachspeak because he had nothing reasonable to say and people are taking it seriously because it feeds their preferred prejudices. Cavs Coach Byron Scott is ‘frustrated’ he has to “constantly remind” the players on his team “to give their all,” Kurt Helin at NBCSports’ “ProBasketballTalk” wrote. Not sure if Scott is... Read more »