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Philadelphia 76ers: Do you believe in magic?

Philadelphia 76ers: Do you believe in magic?

I don’t know about the rest of the basketball community, but every time I see the NBA 2008 playoff bracket updates my eyes take a second look at the Detroit-Philadelphia series. No matter how many times I saw the 76ers leading the Pistons 1-0, tied 1-1, and now the 76ers leading the Pistons 2-1, it [...]

April 26, 2008 admin Dr. Anklesnap 1

Is timing everything for Raptors Coach Sam Mitchell?

Is timing everything for Raptors Coach Sam Mitchell?

April 24th, 2008 – Dr. Dime As the 2006-07 NBA season drew to a close, Sam Mitchell defied all the odds signing his second NBA head-coaching contract with the Toronto Raptors. Why was this signing so improbable? Let’s take a look at Sam’s last three seasons with the Raptors. In 2005-06 Mitchell was voted by [...]

April 24, 2008 admin Blogs 3

NBA Playoffs 2008: J-Water’s Round 1 Predictions

NBA Playoffs 2008: J-Water’s Round 1 Predictions

This has got to be one of the greatest NBA seasons I’ve ever had the pleasure of watching. From the off-season trades that brought together the powerhouse “Big Three” in Boston, to the perennial powerhouse Pistons showcasing Deeee-troit Basketball once again, to the emergence of the LA Lakers and New Orleans Hornets as the shocking [...]

April 21, 2008 admin Blogs 3

One for the Money, Two for Amare, the Three to get Suns going, and Four to Go

One for the Money, Two for Amare, the Three to get Suns going, and Four to Go

Suns-Spurs Playoff War 2008 – by Dr. Dime Were you among the masses who thought the race to the playoffs in the West this year was one of the most exciting you have ever seen? Get ready for Playoffs 2008! The NBA is about to hit an all new level of excitement and fan uptake. [...]

April 19, 2008 admin Blogs 5

Forget about ‘Big Cactus’, Shaq should be called ‘Mr. Intangible’!

Forget about ‘Big Cactus’, Shaq should be called ‘Mr. Intangible’!

Superman, The Diesel, The Big Aristotle, Shaq Daddy, M.D.E. (Most Dominant Ever), Wilt Chamberneazy, The Big Deporter, Shaq-Fu, and most recently his self-imposed nickname – “The Big Cactus”. Not only Mr. O’Neal himself, but fans and critics alike, have failed to mention one more possible nickname, “Mr. Intangible”. Shaq is like a magnet for the [...]

April 19, 2008 admin Dr. Anklesnap 0

Why Kobe will win his first MVP, and why he doesn’t really deserve it…

Why Kobe will win his first MVP, and why he doesn’t really deserve it…

Every NBA Fan knows that Kobe Bryant is one of the most prolific scorers in NBA History, and along with Allen Iverson is probably the best scorer we have seen since “The One”, Mr. Michael Jeffrey Jordan himself. So after 11 full NBA seasons, now playing in his 12th, why has Kobe never won the [...]

April 19, 2008 admin Blogs 6

Pat Riley, the idiot or the genius?

Pat Riley, the idiot or the genius?

April 4th, 2008 – Dr. Browntorious What is going on with Mr. Pat Riley? Let’s go back in time to the 2003-04 season for a minute. The Miami Heat, with Wade, Odom, Butler, and Eddie Jones were a pretty solid team. Dwayne Wade in his rookie season was averaging pretty decent numbers (17 ppg, 4.5 [...]

April 19, 2008 admin Blogs 3

Are the 2008 Cavs just a reincarnation of the 2001 Sixers?

Are the 2008 Cavs just a reincarnation of the 2001 Sixers?

Lebron’s 2008 Cleveland Cavaliers and Allen Iverson’s 2001 Philadelphia 76er’s have more in common than just captain Eric Snow. [...]

April 18, 2008 admin Dr. Anklesnap 0

Are the 2008 Cavs just a reincarnation of the 2001 Sixers?

Are the 2008 Cavs just a reincarnation of the 2001 Sixers?

Lebron James, Eric Snow, Allen Iverson Dr. Anklesnap Lebron’s 2008 Cleveland Cavaliers and Allen Iverson’s 2001 Philadelphia 76er’s have more in common than just captain Eric Snow. I’ll get to that in a minute though, for now I must say Cav’s GM Danny Ferry took a [...]

April 18, 2008 admin Dr. Anklesnap 2

Pat Riley, the idiot or the genius?

Pat Riley, the idiot or the genius?

April 4th, 2008 – Dr. Browntorious What is going on with Mr. Pat Riley? Let’s go back in time to the 2003-04 season for a minute. The Miami Heat, with Wade, Odom, Butler, and Eddie Jones were a pretty solid team. Dwayne Wade in his rookie season was averaging pretty decent numbers (17 ppg, 4.5 [...]

April 4, 2008 admin Blogs 0