Tony Wroten’s Skillset Not Suited To Play Alongside Michael Carter-Williams
Despite all of the darkness of the Philadelphia 76ers‘ horrible 7-19 record, there are some bright spots and some players that are putting up good numbers statistically. There are some players that are performing well enough to make general manager [...]
Amir and Jonas Apparently Not Being Shopped
Just what the title says... The post Amir and Jonas Apparently Not Being Shopped appeared first on Raptors Republic: ESPN TrueHoop Network Blog.
Thaddeus Young Fair To Request Trade From Philadelphia 76ers
Midnight tonight, Dec. 19, is the deadline that the NBA world was hearing for the Houston Rockets to move disgruntled center Omer Asik. This is the date because if he is traded before tomorrow, the team that acquires him is allowed [...]
Kobe Bryant Injured Again, to Miss Six Weeks with Fracture in Knee
Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant is back on the shelf again after suffering a fracture in his left knee, per Ben Golliver of Sports Illustrated. The injury, which likely occurred during Tuesday’s game against the Grizzlies, will keep him out for approximately six weeks. Injury Update: Kobe Bryant has a fracture of the lateral […] The post Kobe Bryant Injured Again, to Miss Six Wee...
What Direction Are the Boston Celtics Headed In?
It’s hard not to love this Boston Celtics team. They play with heart and they play together. The Celtics find themselves in the midst of a playoff run in a weak conference. It is easy to root for them and [...]
Xavier Henry: Interim Point Guard
Xavier Henry: Henry will take over the Lakers' point guard duties, the Lakers' official site reports.
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Pacers-Heat,KLove’s passing,Raptors screens,Offseason Moves and more
The best take on last night’s IND-MIA games was from Grantland’s Zach Lowe, of course. (The competition wasn’t great but even if it had been, Zach would very likely have “won” anyway.) - 12 Takeaways From Miami-Indiana, Round 2 (from Zach Lowe at Grantland): “ First of all, these games are the best. I was chatting […]
Morning Coffee: December 18th Edition
Might be hockey, but Raptors are religion for some of us in white Vegas ... If Amir picks, Greivis will hit him on the roll ... It's been 9 years since VC got traded for scraps; we still haven' recovered ... Raptors host the Bobcats tonight The post Morning Coffee: December 18th Edition appeared first on Raptors Republi...
Gameday: Raptors vs Bobcats – Dec. 18/13
The Kings are in town on the 2nd night of a back-to-back. Hopefully the game doesn't come down to a miss decision to foul on the final play. The post Gameday: Raptors vs Bobcats – Dec. 18/13 appeared first on Raptors Republic: ESPN TrueHoop Network Blog.
Reaction: Raptors 102 Bobcats 104 – Dec. 18/13
The Raptors only have to play the Bobcats one more time this season; for that we can be thankful. The post Reaction: Raptors 102 Bobcats 104 – Dec. 18/13 appeared first on Raptors Republic: ESPN TrueHoop Network Blog.
Morning Coffee: December 19th Edition
Raptors lose another ugly game at home to the Bobcats ... Good: penetrating to the rim | Bad: everything else ... Casey not comfortable developing Jonas or putting him in learning situations The post Morning Coffee: December 19th Edition appeared first on Raptors Republic: ESPN TrueHoop Network Blog.
Rapcast #179: The Doc – CHA Loss, 2PG Rotation, Jonas Still on the Team?
I take a look back at the last 7 days where the Raptors went 2-1, explore the 2 PG rotation, try to find out where Jonas Valanciunas is, look at life after Rudy Gay, and examine the playoff picture. The post Rapcast #179: The Doc – CHA Loss, 2PG Rotation, Jonas Still on the Team? appeared first on R...
Five Stages of Grief
Psychology and basketball go hand in hand like Freud and his theories about our mothers. Dr. Jennifer Melfi taught me everything I know about psychology via her cross-legged conversations with Tony Soprano. Freud is king and his theories are gospel. Here are the cliff-notes: everything you do is to please your mother. Everything. It’s #Science. ...Continue Reading The post
Preview: Spurs at Warriors 12-19-2013
Close isn't enough - time for Dubs to beat the Spurs.
Bulls vs. Thunder preview: Thunder a fantastic two-way team, Bulls... not so much
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After a typically noble-if-hopeless vanquishing