Last night the Lakers took a 2-1 lead over the Suns after AD went for 34-11, LeBron went for 21, 9 assists and 6 rebounds, and Dennis Schroder went for 20 on an efficient 6-11 shooting. Each of the Lakers’ top three offensive options had their own moments where they took over: AD and LeBron… Read More Why Isn’t LeBron Scoring Like He Normally Does?
First true home playoff crowd since 2013. Covid restrictions finally lifted and at last a packed house. Not a mask in sight–at least in the crowd. The atmosphere was surreal last night at Madison Square Garden. It was an absolute madhouse. It didn’t feel like a normal playoff game, it was even crazier than that… Read More Last Night Was a Turning Point for the New York Knicks
Yesterday morning on First Things First, Nick Wright compiled a list of the top 10 NBA players with the most to gain from winning a Championship this season. In reverse order, and with a brief summary of his reasoning: 10. LeBron: Nick considers him the GOAT already, says you can’t get any higher than that.… Read More NBA Players With Most to Gain From Winning a Title: Top 10
I think this was scripted, but it looked spontaneous, ie. As if he didn’t know he was live and on the air: This is huge: Shannon Sharpe called Julio Jones live on @undisputed: Julio said he's "out of there" when asked if he wants to stay in Atlanta. He also said he doesn't want to… Read More 🚨 Julio Jones on His Future With the Atlanta Falcons: “I’m Outta There”
After yesterday’s 99-90 loss in Game 1 to the Phoenix Suns, Lakers Twitter is starting to show some signs of anxiety and panic. On the flip side, LeBron/Laker Haters are rejoicing and treating this like the moment LeBron’s career officially ended. Are the Lakers in trouble? They didn’t look great against the Warriors in the… Read More Should Laker Fans Be Worried?
I wrote yesterday that I thought the Warriors would win, but that it would be closer than most people were expecting. By no means did I think the Grizzlies would win, but I also thought given the way they took care of the Spurs on Wednesday night, they were more dangerous than people were giving… Read More The Memphis Grizzlies Are the First-Ever #9 Seed to Make the NBA Playoffs
It feels like the 2020 NBA Finals in the bubble just ended a couple of weeks ago, but here we are gearing up for the 2021 Playoffs, which will be finalized tonight with the Warriors/Grizzlies game and officially begin tomorrow. I think the Warriors are going to win tonight, but I’m not super solid in… Read More 2021 NBA Playoff Predictions
It was an ugly first half for the Lakers, and it was an ugly second half for the Warriors, but in the end, someone had to win. LeBron’s clutch three won it for the defending champs in one of the most hyped-up NBA games in recent memory. Golden State went into halftime with a 55-42… Read More Lakers Win Play-In Thriller Over Warriors 103-100
Shaq says this team would be unbeatable, assuming of course all guys are in their primes: I’m inclined to agree with him. That’s as close to unbeatable as you can get. Having LeBron and MJ on the same team pretty much seals it for me. Regardless of who you consider the GOAT, most people by… Read More Is Anyone Beating Shaq’s All-Time Starting Five?
It’s actually happening: So Tebow, who will be 34 this summer, and who has not taken an NFL snap since 2012 when he was 25, will be returning to the NFL to play for his former college coach, Urban Meyer, in Jacksonville. Apparently Tebow and Meyer live next door to each other down there. And… Read More 😲 Jaguars Signing TIM TEBOW?!