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Cavaliers Still Alive Despite Embarrassing 32-Point Game 5 Loss

May 12th, 2010
When did winning three games in a best-of-seven series decide a winner?  Anyone?  The last time I checked, you still have to win four games to advance, and the Boston Celtics have won just three so far. Yet it seems to be a foregone conclusion to many people ...

Boston Now Boasts Big Four: Celtics Will Go As Far As Rajon Rondo Takes Them

May 10th, 2010
This past season was a historic one for Rajon Rondo. In his fourth year, Rondo eclipsed career-highs in what seemed like every statistical category. His 36.6 minutes, 50-percent field goal percentage, 9.8 assists, 2.3 steals, and 13.7 points were all career bests for the former Kentucky Wildcat. Above all else, ...

Steve Nash Proves He and the Phoenix Suns are Still Amongst NBA Elite

May 4th, 2010
You could hear the talk dwindling. No more was Steve Nash's name mentioned along with the other top-tier point guards across the league.  Gone were the glory days of his two-time MVP run when he dropped dimes at will and led ultra high-tempo Suns as the highest scoring ...

Allen Iverson Proves Yet Again Why He’s Not a Champion

March 8th, 2010
http://richiez23.wordpress.com/2010/03/08/allen-iverson-proves-yet-again-why-hes-not-a-champion/ -------------------- I'm not usually one to kick a player when they're down. In all honesty, I have, over the last few seasons, become a somewhat fan of Allen Iverson. The same Iverson who I disliked more than any other professional athlete for a good ten years or so. But now comes reports ...

Knee Issues Could Potentially Hinder Future of NBA All-Star Chris Paul

March 1st, 2010
http://richiez23.wordpress.com/2010/02/26/knee-issues-could-potentially-hinder-nba-future-of-all-star-paul/ ------------------------------------ The human knee is quite possibly the most important part of the body in any form of physical athletics. Notice how I said physical, as poker is not a sport, regardless of whether it is on ESPN or not. Football, basketball, and soccer may be the three most demanding ...