Observations on the Orlando/Atlanta Game

November 26, 2009

Yeah, we’re back.

The Champ sits here in his home writing this in anticipation of tonight’s game. The Octagon is now here, good to see him. We’re still waiting on the arrival of The Franchise, and The Custodian is MIA.

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The Chronicles of Redick

August 20, 2009


JJ Redick is not a significant player on the court, nor is he a revolutionary off of it. His meaning to the Association is still mysterious, a rare white American professional basketball player, not one of those invading multi-talented Euros who have populated the NBA. He is everything scouts assumed he was going to be; yet his career is still disappointing.

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Turtle Power

July 30, 2009


As I watched one of my favorite childhood movies recently (the live action TMNT), I was reminded of the importance of teamwork and cohesion amongst a group. This spurred my focus onto the game of basketball and the remarking similarity between the mutated turtles and one basketball team in particular: the Los Angeles Lakers.

 The classic characters each have their real counterparts in the form of large, athletic basketball players. Leonardo, Raphael, Donatello, Michelangelo, Splinter, and Casey Jones each parallel a current player/coach for the Lakers (not including the unsigned Lamar Odom).

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Wrap It Before You Scrap It

June 19, 2009


Well ladies and gentlemen, another NBA season has come and gone and before we throw it away and prepare for the draft, let us all take a look at what we learned.

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One More for Kobe

June 15, 2009


There you have it ladies and gentlemen, curtain call for the NBA Finals and guess who ended up with all the marbles. Read the rest of this entry »

A Beautiful Sight

June 4, 2009


Every so often, something more magical than a unicorn can be witnessed gracing the court at NBA arenas. I’m talking about facial hair. This list comprises some of the most fantastic facial furniture ever to grace the game. Read the rest of this entry »

Let’s just get this out of the way

June 4, 2009

nba_a_morrsionredick_300There can only be one.


It’s the NBA Finals Tonight on ABC!