Posts tagged "mike dantoni"

Catch n' Shoot: April 25, 2011 -- The Weekend in the Amazing 2011 Playoffs & Super-Elite CP3

Catch n' Shoot: April 25, 2011 -- The Weekend in the Amazing 2011 Playoffs & Super-Elite CP3
(#5) Hawks lead (#4) Magic 3-1. This series has been painful to watch. The boredom is criminal. The Hawks have taken both games in Atlanta, starting with Jamal Crawford luckboxing heroically nailing this 3-pointer at the end of Game 3 (Basketball-Reference): Game 4 ended 88-85 (BBR) and I admit that I neglected it for lesson planning... Read more »

Catch n' Shoot: March 15, 2011 -- Satan Sterling, Internationalist Deng, LeBron Failed by School System, Most Famous Pink Shirt of the Day

Catch n' Shoot: March 15, 2011 -- Satan Sterling, Internationalist Deng, LeBron Failed by School System, Most Famous Pink Shirt of the Day
Donald Sterling is what’s wrong with America. The Clippers healthcare wouldn’t cover a former coach Kim Hughes’ surgery. It’s L.A., though, and completely understandable to not pay for a worker’s penis enlargement Of course, that is if a penis enlargement is the equivalent of a crucial procedure needed for a worker with prostate cancer. (h/t:... Read more »

Teams With Advanced Stat Analysts Winning More NBA Games in 2010-11

Teams With Advanced Stat Analysts Winning More NBA Games in 2010-11
The 18 teams with analytics departments are posting higher winning percentages this season than the 12 without. Teams with and without analytics departments’ overall winning percentages and vs. teams above and below .500 Of the 30 NBA teams, 18 have entered the 21st century to participate in the early stages of this statistical revolution of... Read more »
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Potentially Playoff-Bound Scrub-Beating Knicks Still Not Very Good

Potentially Playoff-Bound Scrub-Beating Knicks Still Not Very Good
So, we’re hyping mediocrity as long as it comes out of New York. Sad. “HOW DARE YOU PLAY DEFENSE ON MY TEAM!” The New York Knickerbockers are 13-9 for the fifth-best record in the East and on pace for a #6 seed in the playoffs after winning 10 of their last 11. But let’s not... Read more »

Anyone Believing Mike D'Antoni Capable of Winning an NBA Title is an Idiot

Amar’e Stoudemire recently said in an interview, “I was never taught defense.” “HEY! Did I just see you playing defense?!? If I catch you doing that one more time, your ass is benched!!”(Caption by Dan B.) Amar’e Stoudemire reunited with his 2003-08 Phoenix coach, Mike D’Antoni, when he signed a long-term deal in that sign-and-trade... Read more »