Kelly Clarkson And The Lakers

As a Laker-hater, it’s great to see them struggle this year.  In other words, ‘SOME PEOPLE WAIT A LIFETIME, FOR A MOMENT LIKE THIS!’ ‘Kelly Clarkson’ is just about the most exciting thing to happen to the Lakers all season.  With the team losing last night, bringing their record to a brutal 12-32, there’s no hope…

Kobe Bryant’s Season Is Over Due To A Torn Rotator Cuff

Father Time is the most dominant force in sports.  He has more wins than the Harlem Globetrotters, more championships than the New York Yankees and although he doesn’t have as many commercials on television as Peyton Manning -he’s on his way to effectively ending Manning’s career- T-Minus 12 months.  Yep, Father Time is undefeated.  Sometimes…

Dwight Howard Has His Head Up

Eastern Conference Champion Orlando Magic Center Superman 2.0 does not have his head hanging today after his team was eliminated in the Finals by the Los Angeles Lakers. In a tweet today at 11:42 am pacific he wrote: “and for everyone my head is not down. im ready to get better for next year. never…

One Puppet Down, One Left Standing

After a powerhouse best NBA record season, the biggest shock of the 2009 playoffs was the elimination of Lebron James’ Cleveland Cavaliers. The Cavs swept through their first two rounds of playoff action against Detroit and Atlanta without losing a game.  Then they ran into a gritty, live and die by the 3 point shot Orlando…

ReDUNKulous

Textiles and Hardgoods are not the only export markets that China dominates. In the last decade, they have also become known for producing Giant basketball players. Enter post playing Sun Mingming, who can dunk the ball without leaving his feet. Sun, who at 7’9″ would be the tallest NBA player ever, is not an unknown…

NBA Finals Through The Eyes Of Houston And Phoenix

During my travels this week to Houston, I found that not much has changed since my last trip to Houston. They’re just glad to be in the mix. You are not going to derail them or crush their hopes just because Yao Ming is not available to play. They had a streak……a long streak, and…

Popovich Wants To Adopt Fantasy Rules?

Many in the NBA have expressed opinion on the recent Lakers/Grizzlies trade where Pau Gasol went to the Lakers. San Antonio Spurs Head Coach Greg Popovich stated: “What they did in Memphis is beyond comprehension,” Popovich told SI.com. “There should be a trade committee that can scratch all trades that make no sense. I just…