Monthly Archives: January 2012

Lakers Take Top Spot On Forbes List Of 2012 Most Valuable NBA Teams

Once again it is time to check in with our friends at “Forbes Magazine” as they have released their annual list of the most valuable NBA franchises.  According to the magazine’s calculations; there is a new team topping the list this … Continue reading

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Lakers Take Round Two Of "Battle Of Los Angeles" Climb Past Clippers 96-91

The plot of Wednesday night’s contest at the Staples Center could have been the plot of a Western from the forties; with the Lakers in the role of the aging gunslinger and the Clippers as the new kid in town … Continue reading

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Cavaliers End Four Game Losing Streak Knock Off Knicks 91-81

When the New York Knickerbockers acquired Free Agent center Tyson Chandler in December, joy resided within the five boroughs as visions of Championship Banners danced in the heads of Knicks fans. With the truncated season now reaching the quarter-mark; many … Continue reading

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T-Wolves Give K-Love Four Year Contract Extension

Regular readers of these pages are well aware of the criticism that I have heaped on the Minnesota Timberwolves over the past few seasons. The team has also received praise from this corner over the last few months as they finally … Continue reading

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Bosh Explodes In Fourth As Heat Tops Cavaliers 92-85

It is starting to appear that this year’s edition of the Miami Heat may play up or down to the level of their competition. Last week the squad from South Beach defeated three of the best teams in the Association; the … Continue reading

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Flip Flops In Washington, Wizards Fire Bench Boss Saunders

The biggest question running through the minds of fans of the Washington Wizards on Tuesday just might have been; What took them so long? The “Washington Post” has reported that the Wizards made a move on Tuesday that many observers … Continue reading

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Banged Up Celtics Shut Down Magic 87-56

They say that a wounded animal can be deadly in a fight and fans at the “New Garden” in Boston saw an example of that occur before their eyes on Monday night. The Celtics were hosting the Orlando Magic and … Continue reading

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Baron Says He Felt "Rusty" During First Practice With Knicks Monday

The New York Knicks signed three players over the last year and a half to big money long-term contracts; however the player they are waiting on and hoping he can help turn around the club after a less than stellar … Continue reading

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Pacers Come Back From First Quarter Deficit And Squeak Past Lakers 98-96

The Los Angeles Lakers lost their third straight game and fourth in their last five Sunday night as they blew a double-digit lead in the first quarter and fell to the Indiana Pacers at the Staples Center 98-96. The Pacers had six … Continue reading

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Bucks Get Second Road Win, Cool Off Heat 91-82

The Miami Heat went into Sunday evening’s contest against the Milwaukee Bucks with a home record of 6-1 and had defeated the Spurs, Lakers and Sixers to start off their home stand 3-0. The Bucks took to the floor with … Continue reading

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