Monthly Archives: April 2011

A Look Back And A Look Ahead At The NBA Playoffs

The first round of the NBA Playoffs came to a conclusion on Friday night as the “Cinderella” Memphis Grizzlies upset the top seed in the Western Conference the San Antonio Spurs winning their series 4-2. After a one day break … Continue reading

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Eighth Seed Grizzlies Adavance To Second Round, Beat Spurs 99-91

The Memphis Grizzlies shot a scorching 52.1% (38-73) from the floor led by veteran Zach Randolph who  racked up a double-double with a game high 31 points as they topped the San Antonio Spurs 99-91 at the Fed-Ex Forum. The … Continue reading

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Always Remember The NBA Is A Business First And Foremost

Friday I received a Facebook message from an old friend complimenting me on an earlier post. The message was “I still enjoy reading them all even though my loyalties to all the overpaid players has dwindled. Keep ’em coming, Brother!” … Continue reading

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Mavericks Bump Blazers 103-96, Will Meet Lakers In Next Round

The Dallas Mavericks shot a sizzling 50% (39-78) from the floor Thursday night as they defeated the Portland Trail Blazers 103-96 and wrapped up their first round Western Conference series by  a 4-2 margin. Dirk Nowitzki racked up a double-double … Continue reading

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Lakers Swat Down Hornets 98-80, Advance To Conference Semi-Finals

Kobe Bryant knocked down a game high 24 points Thursday night and Andrew Bynum recorded a double-double with 18 points as the Los Angeles Lakers knocked the New Orleans Hornets out of the Post Season as they won game six … Continue reading

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Hawks Fly Past Magic 84-81, Win Series 4-2

The second Eastern Conference Semi-Final matchup was decided on Thursday night as the Atlanta Hawks defeated the Orlando Magic at Phillips Arena by a final score of 84-81. The victory clinched the first round series for the Hawks as they … Continue reading

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Celtics/Heat Preview: Boston In Six

There is one series that NBA fans have been waiting for all season and it will begin next week as the Miami Heat host the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals starting on Sunday. The two teams are a … Continue reading

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Durant Scores 41 As Thunder Tops Nuggets 100-97, Win Series 4-1

The Oklahoma City Thunder are on their way to the Western Conference Semi-Finals after defeating the Denver Nuggets Wednesday night in a game that went down to the wire by the final margin of 100-97. Oklahoma City with the victory … Continue reading

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Heat Battle Past Sixers 97-91, Win Series 4-1

Dwyane Wade racked up a double-double including a game high  26 points while Chris Bosh also had a double-double with 22 points as the Miami Heat got past the Philadelphia 76ers Wednesday night by a margin of 97-91. The victory gives … Continue reading

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Knicks Pick Up Option To Retain Billups For Next Season

The “New York Daily News” reported Wednesday afternoon that the New York Knicks have picked up the club option on veteran point guard Chauncey Billups assuring that the starter will be back with the club next season. Billups will receive … Continue reading

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