Tag Archives: Mike Brown

Have The Cavaliers Become A Losing Battle For Grant?

Sitting on the sidelines so far in this campaign, as PRO HOOPS CENTRAL has been on sabbatical, there have been some interesting stories emanating from the Association as we near the halfway point of the season. However, the story that … Continue reading

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Low Risk, Possible High Reward, Cavaliers To Sign Bynum

Last summer a four-team trade took place, that sent three well-known players to new, albeit temporary homes; as Dwight Howard went to the Los Angeles Lakers, Andre Iguodala headed to the Denver Nuggets and Andrew Bynum became the newest member … Continue reading

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Cavaliers Fans “Do Not Want To Settle” This Summer

It has been three years since the Circus left the city of Cleveland, when the player that Northeast Ohio idolized LeBron James decided to abandon the Cleveland Cavaliers for the bright lights of South Beach. While the former “Chosen One,” … Continue reading

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Brown’s Town Once More? Cavaliers Reportedly Reach New Deal With Former Coach

The prophecy made by Pete Townshend over 40-years-ago, may come to fruition in Cleveland on Wednesday; as the Cleveland Cavaliers could announce “Meet The New Boss, Same As The Old Boss.” It appears that novelist Thomas Wolfe was incorrect when he … Continue reading

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With Byron Gone, Will Cavaliers Re-Sign Brown?

The Byron Scott Era came to an end on Thursday; as the “News Herald” has reported that the Cleveland Cavaliers dismissed their former head coach after three seasons. Scott, still had a year remaining on the contract that he signed … Continue reading

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First Lakers Lesson For D’Antoni, Nobody Puts Kobe In A Corner

Even if produced before you were born, odds are good that you have seen the movie “Dirty Dancing,” at least once. This coming of age tale, set in the Catskill Mountains of New York, in the early sixties; has to … Continue reading

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Offense Will Rule As Mike D’Antoni Named New Coach For Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers, have not only changed head coaches over the last few days; they have radically altered their plan of attack, as the “Los Angeles Times” reported Monday, that the club has hired former Phoenix Suns and New … Continue reading

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Could A Jackson-Shaw Tandem On Bench Turn Lakers Fortunes Around?

Residents of the “City Of Angels” have noticed a new odor in the air, over the past few days; adding to the stench of the smog, gasoline and diesel fumes that always permeate the city. The scent is desperation, emanating from the … Continue reading

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Panic In Los Angeles Leads To Firing Of Mike Brown As Bench Boss

Longtime observers of the NBA, know that certain teams, operate in a helter-skelter fashion; ignoring the long-term; while constantly altering their short-term goals. One year they will enter a campaign with a roster laden with veterans, only to come back the following season … Continue reading

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New-Look Lakers Just Going Through Growing Pains

The final preseason game televised by “ESPN” before the 2007-2008 campaign, was a contest between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Boston Celtics. Cleveland had represented the Eastern Conference in the NBA Finals the previous June, while the Celtics had undergone … Continue reading

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