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Nuggets have gone loco; Trade Camby to Clippers

Nuggets have gone loco; Trade Camby to Clippers

July 16th, 2008 – Dr. J-Water As a big fan of the Denver Nuggets since Carmelo Anthony came to the league, I almost fell off my chair last night when I heard that the Nuggets had traded their former defensive player of the year Marcus Camby to the LA Clippers for a future SECOND ROUND [...]

July 16, 2008 admin Blogs 1

Shawn Marion for Ron Artest | The Hoop Doctors Rumor Patrol

Shawn Marion for Ron Artest | The Hoop Doctors Rumor Patrol

July 15th, 2008 – Dr. Browntorious Ron Artest has made it painfully clear to the Maloof brothers and the rest of the Sacramento Kings organization that he no longer wants to be a King come the start of training camp. The biggest rumor that has circulated since Ron Artest announced he regretted not opting out [...]

July 15, 2008 admin Blogs 1

Should Marbury just retire, or try to rebuild his rep?

Should Marbury just retire, or try to rebuild his rep?

July 14th, 2008 – Dr. Dime Today I’ve been thinking about Stephon Marbury. Don’t ask me why, I have a pretty sick mind I guess. I’m far from an old timer as I can still ball with the best of them at the local Y, but I’m also long enough in the tooth to remember [...]

July 14, 2008 admin Blogs 4

Is the NBA sleeping on the Toronto Raptors?

Is the NBA sleeping on the Toronto Raptors?

July 13th, 2008 – Dr. Anklesnap I’m not sure if it is because the franchise is the only one not located in the USA, or if it is because people consider the Toronto Raptors to still be in some sort of post-Vince Carter rebuilding era; but it’s time to WAKE UP people. Stop sleeping on [...]

July 13, 2008 admin Dr. Anklesnap 13

08.08.08 – The Start of Redemption | USA Basketball

08.08.08 – The Start of Redemption | USA Basketball

July 11th, 2008 – Dr. J-Water The Games of the XXIX Olympiad begin on August 8th, 2008. For Team USA men’s basketball program it is the beginning of a chance for redemption. Some folks have even called this version of Team USA the “Redeem Team.” After an embarrassing 6th place finish in the 2002 World [...]

July 11, 2008 admin Blogs 1

Free Agency Winding Down, NBA Trade Rumors Back Up | Ron Artest to the Lakers?

Free Agency Winding Down, NBA Trade Rumors Back Up | Ron Artest to the Lakers?

July 10th, 2008 – Dr. Browntorious The NBA moratorium on officially signing free agents or completing any trades is over. The Raptors-Pacers blockbuster swap of TJ Ford for Jermaine O’Neal has been finalized, Baron Davis followed through on his commitment and inked a $65 million contract with the Clippers, Elton Brand signed with the Philadelphia [...]

July 10, 2008 admin Blogs 11

Elton Brand to Sixers | Boozer Free Agency Tactics?

Elton Brand to Sixers | Boozer Free Agency Tactics?

July 9th, 2008 – Dr. Dime Well I must say that I didn’t see this one coming at all!! Elton Brand according to multiple sources, at the end of the day will be signing with the Philadelphia 76ers for a reported $82 million over 5 years. In fact as of yesterday I was agreeing with [...]

July 9, 2008 admin Blogs 9

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