Wednesday 17th October 2018,
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Ryan Bawek

Bosh Joins Elite All-Star Company

Bosh Joins Elite All-Star Company

With Chris Bosh being recognized as an all-star reserve this season, he now joins a petty elite list of players who have made the all-star team 10 seasons in a row. Bosh is definitely one of the more under the radar and under appreciated players of this era, but this honor makes it clear he [...]

February 1, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, News, Ryan Bawek 0

The Suns and Jazz Should Play ‘Make a Deal’

The Suns and Jazz Should Play ‘Make a Deal’

It is clear that the Utah Jazz are in postseason mode and are going to be looking for a starting caliber point guard during the trade market. It’s been reported that they have an interest in Atlanta Hawks point guard Jeff Teague. Jeff Teague in trade talks with Knicks, Bucks, and Jazz. Imagine him as a [...]

January 29, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Ryan Bawek 0

Warriors Win 40th Straight Home Game, Tie Best Start in NBA History Through 46 Games

Warriors Win 40th Straight Home Game, Tie Best Start in NBA History Through 46 Games

The Warriors kept on Warrior-ing in the Oracle Arena last night, securing yet another easy victory by beating the Dallas Mavericks 127-107. The win had a number of historical implications for Steph Curry and team. It elevated them to 42-4 this season, tied for the best start through 46 games in NBA history with the [...]

January 28, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, News, Ryan Bawek 0

Bulls Want To Re-Sign Pau Gasol

Bulls Want To Re-Sign Pau Gasol

We all know that there have been an abundance of rumors surrounding the Chicago Bulls in the past month or so and it seems as though every player on the team is on the block or in danger of being moved outside of Jimmy Butler. Recent injuries to Joakim Noah and Nikola Mirotic have put [...]

January 28, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Rumors, Ryan Bawek 0

Lakers To Erect Statue Honoring Shaq Outside Of Staples Center

Lakers To Erect Statue Honoring Shaq Outside Of Staples Center

Lakers President and Co-Owner Jeanie Buss released a statement Wednesday announcing that the Lakers will be erecting a statue of Shaquille O’Neal outside of the Staples Center to be unveiled sometime during the 2016-17 season: “We look forward to having Shaq join the other legends who have been honored with statues at STAPLES Center,” Buss [...]

January 28, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, News, Ryan Bawek 0

Knicks Interested In Jeff Teague, Knicks-Hawks Trade Possibilities

Knicks Interested In Jeff Teague, Knicks-Hawks Trade Possibilities

According to Chris Mannix of Sports Illustrated and Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, the Knicks are very interested in Atlanta Hawks point guard Jeff Teague and may look to make a deal: As @WojVerticalNBA and I discuss on his podcast: Keep an eye on Atlanta before the trade deadline. Hawks been discussing Jeff Teague w/teams [...]

January 27, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Rumors, Ryan Bawek 0

Kobe Shows Respect For Dirk After Game Winner

Kobe Shows Respect For Dirk After Game Winner

Dirk Nowitzki provided us with another vintage Dirk moment last night in Los Angeles, knocking down one of his classic stepback jumpers over Julius Randle with less than two seconds left in the Mavericks 92-90 win in Los Angeles. Nowitzki knocked down the game winner right in front of the Lakers bench and Kobe Bryant, [...]

January 27, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Ryan Bawek 0

Shaq Admits He Was “Paid Very Well” To Play At LSU In College

Shaq Admits He Was “Paid Very Well” To Play At LSU In College

This week while discussing his son Shareef’s O’Neal’s impending recruitment with Los Angeles Times writer Mike Bresnahan, Shaquille O’Neal admitted openly that he was paid very handsomely to take his talents to Death Valley out of high school. “Yes they paid very well,” Shaq said. “Hey the statue of limitations is up.” Dawg Sports had [...]

January 26, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, News, Ryan Bawek 0

The Best Dunker Of All-Time Turns 39 Today

The Best Dunker Of All-Time Turns 39 Today

Half-Man Half-Amazing, Air Canada, Vinsanity, the one and only Vince Carter turns 39 today (don’t you feel old?) As a basketball obsessed kid who’s formative years were in the late 90s and 2000s there was no better dunk artist than Vince Carter, he could do things in games or in dunk contests that didn’t seem [...]

January 26, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, News, Ryan Bawek 0

The Boogie Train Keeps Rolling in Sac-Town

The Boogie Train Keeps Rolling in Sac-Town

One game after setting a new career-high with 48 points in a 108-97 win over the Pacers on Saturday, Cousins followed up his record performance with an even better performance Monday night against the Charlotte Hornets. He scored 56 points to go along with 12 rebounds and four assists on 70 percent shooting in a [...]

January 26, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, News, Ryan Bawek 0