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Early picks for Top 5 NBA team turnarounds in 2009

Early picks for Top 5 NBA team turnarounds in 2009

July 8th, 2008 – Dr. Anklesnap Okay so the subject for this post may be a little confusing. We are still in the midst of free agent discussions with many of the big name free agents having yet to commit verbally to a contract offer with a team. However after the passage of the NBA [...]

July 8, 2008 admin Dr. Anklesnap 8

Hurricane Bertha reminder of the Hornets inspiration of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina

Hurricane Bertha reminder of the Hornets inspiration of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina

July 7th, 2008 – Dr. J-Water As I was reading the news this morning of the first Hurricane of 2008 (Hurricane Bertha) brewing and nearing land in the Caribbean Islands of St. Martin and St. Kitts, I couldn’t help but start thinking once again about how quickly the New Orleans Hornets have risen from NBA [...]

July 7, 2008 admin Blogs 4

David Stern is firm to curb the Terrence Kiel effect; NFL player Kiel died last night in car accident

David Stern is firm to curb the Terrence Kiel effect; NFL player Kiel died last night in car accident

July 5th, 2008 – Dr. Browntorious It is with a heavy heart that once again we have to read about a pro-athlete whose life went spiraling downwards due to his off-the-field behavior, eventually ending in his early demise. Terrence Kiel, the former San Diego Chargers safety died yesterday in a car accident on his way [...]

July 5, 2008 admin Blogs 3

Chris Mullin take your foot off the pedal; you’re headed for a wall!!

Chris Mullin take your foot off the pedal; you’re headed for a wall!!

July 4th, 2008 – Dr. Dime Is it just me, or are the Golden State Warriors starting to offer huge contracts to just about anyone with a recognizable name to NBA fans. I actually felt a bit bad for Warriors GM Chris Mullin when Baron Davis called his bluff in their contract extension negotiations and [...]

July 4, 2008 admin Blogs 4

Elton Brand not leaving LA folks; Love of Money, Films, and Winning

Elton Brand not leaving LA folks; Love of Money, Films, and Winning

July 3rd, 2008 – Dr. Anklesnap Yes, Elton Brand opted out of the final year of his contract earlier this week. Yes, the Golden State Warriors offered Brand over $20 million more dollars than the Clippers. Yes, the Philadelphia 76ers have the most cap space and will likely jump through the necessary hoops and offer [...]

July 3, 2008 admin Dr. Anklesnap 3

Can the unselfish guard Chris Duhon rejuvenate his career in New York?

Can the unselfish guard Chris Duhon rejuvenate his career in New York?

July 2nd, 2008 – Dr. Browntorious Yesterday Chris Duhon, currently of the Chicago Bulls, paid the New York Knicks a visit on the first day of his free agency. Duhon is unrestricted so he can sign with any team he chooses. Sources have said that the Knicks verbally offered Duhon a two year deal worth [...]

July 2, 2008 admin Blogs 2

Baron Davis to sign with hometown LA Clippers

Baron Davis to sign with hometown LA Clippers

July 2nd, 2008 – Dr. J-Water If the Golden State Warriors holding out on signing Baron Davis to the salary he was seeking in negotiations for a contract extension was their way of calling his bluff, Baron Davis just turned over a Royal Flush. Baron Davis has publicly announced his verbal agreement with the Los [...]

July 2, 2008 admin Blogs 2

Are the Knicks planning to waive Stephon Marbury? | The Hoop Doctors Rumor Patrol

Are the Knicks planning to waive Stephon Marbury? | The Hoop Doctors Rumor Patrol

July 1st, 2008 – Dr. Dime We are just three days away from one of the more important civic holidays in the USA, Independence Day. The Fourth of July, commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. The irony may run deep, but it’s the perfect timing for the New York Knicks to finally declare [...]

July 1, 2008 admin Blogs 4

Top 10 NBA Free Agents this Summer | NBA Marketplace

Top 10 NBA Free Agents this Summer | NBA Marketplace

June 30th, 2008 – Dr. Anklesnap The NBA free agency moratorium is almost upon us. What does that mean? It is a designated period in which teams may hold negotiations about free agents but cannot sign contracts. It is during this time period that the NBA and NBPA conducts an audit that determines the new [...]

June 30, 2008 admin Dr. Anklesnap 7

Is the hype of the NBA wearing off for International players?

Is the hype of the NBA wearing off for International players?

June 28th, 2008 – Dr. J-Water I wasn’t overly surprised to hear the rumor that Jorge Garbajosa was on the outs with the Toronto Raptors and may return to play basketball professionally in Europe, following the debacle over rehabbing his leg injury. Then news of Juan Carlos Navarro heading back to Spain to once again [...]

June 29, 2008 admin Blogs 7