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Ryan Bawek

Curry’s Warriors Would Be ‘No Match’ for MJ’s Bulls, According to Barkley

Curry’s Warriors Would Be ‘No Match’ for MJ’s Bulls, According to Barkley

Charles Barkley has never been one to bite his tongue or hold back an unpopular opinion, not to mention wax poetic about how much tougher the league was in his heyday and atayed in that vein when he was recently asked if this year’s Warriors team could compete with the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls and Michael [...]

December 20, 2015 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Ryan Bawek 0

NBA Star Wars Puns

NBA Star Wars Puns

With the highly anticipated and critically acclaimed newest installment of the Star Wars series having been released last night I thought it would be a fun time to share some NBA Star Wars related puns, let the bad jokes be with you! Luke Sky-Walton Luke Skywalton wants to hear your best #NBAStarWars puns. Fire away; [...]

December 18, 2015 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Offbeat, Ryan Bawek 0

Pro Golfer’s Wife Ellie Day Taken To Hospital After Courtside Collision With LeBron

Pro Golfer’s Wife Ellie Day Taken To Hospital After Courtside Collision With LeBron

In order to get a courtside seat for a Cavaliers-Thunder game you will have to pay a pretty penny, but professional golfer Jason Day’s wife Ellie Day paid for the experience in a different way: getting toppled by a 260 pound LeBron James diving for a basketball. Midway through the fourth quarter of the Cavs-Thunder [...]

December 18, 2015 Ryan Bawek Blogs, News, Ryan Bawek 0

Derrick Rose Is More Of A Thorn In The Bulls Side

Derrick Rose Is More Of A Thorn In The Bulls Side

It has been obvious for quite some time now to the rest of the NBA that Derrick Rose neither is or will ever be the player he once was before numerous knee injuries. The incredibly explosive guard who could get up and down the floor at breakneck pace and explode to the rim and finish [...]

December 17, 2015 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Ryan Bawek 0

Paul Pierce Reaches 26,000 Career Points

Paul Pierce Reaches 26,000 Career Points

With six points in the Clippers 103-90 win over the Bucks in Los Angeles Wednesday night, Paul Pierce became the 16th player in NBA history to reach 26,000 points for their career. Earlier this season his former teammate Kevin Garnett became the 15th player in NBA history to reach the milestone. Congratulations to The Truth! [...]

December 17, 2015 Ryan Bawek Blogs, News, Ryan Bawek 0

Has conference parity returned?

Has conference parity returned?

If you have taken a look at the eastern conference standings lately you will notice 10 of the 6 teams in the conference are over .500 at this point which is a marked improvement from recent years as more than half of the conference has finished over 500. once since 2000. More than half of [...]

December 16, 2015 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Ryan Bawek 0

Gregg Popovich Moves To 8th On All-Time Coaching List

Gregg Popovich Moves To 8th On All-Time Coaching List

With the Spurs 118-91 trouncing of the Utah Jazz last night Gregg Popovich collected his 1,043 regular season coaching victory to move him to 8th on the all-time list, passing Rick Adelman. Congrats to Coach Popovich on moving to 8th on the all-time coaching wins list. pic.twitter.com/DOGi4GYsKc — NBA TV (@NBATV) December 15, 2015 Here [...]

December 15, 2015 Ryan Bawek Blogs, News, Ryan Bawek 0

Kevin Garnett Now All-Time Leader In Defensive Rebounds

Kevin Garnett Now All-Time Leader In Defensive Rebounds

With Kevin Garnett’s four defensive rebounds in the Timberwolves 111-108 loss in Denver Friday night, Garnett became the NBA’s all-time leader in defensive rebounds for his career. After Sunday’s game in Phoenix, Kevin Garnett how has 11,410 career defensive rebounds, passing Karl Malone who had 11,406 rebounds in his career. The third player on the [...]

December 14, 2015 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Ryan Bawek 0

The Near Misses of Seeing A Lebron vs. Kobe NBA Finals

The Near Misses of Seeing A Lebron vs. Kobe NBA Finals

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December 9, 2015 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Ryan Bawek 1

We Have Our First Weird Parting Gift On The Kobe Bryant Farewell Tour

We Have Our First Weird Parting Gift On The Kobe Bryant Farewell Tour

Now that Kobe Bryant had made it official is hanging them up after 20 seasons as a Lakers after the 2015-16 season, it was inevitable that a traveling farewell tour would ensue as organizations around the NBA would present Kobe parting gifts to commemorate the last time he would play in their city. The 76ers [...]

December 4, 2015 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Offbeat, Ryan Bawek 0