Here’s One Vote for Miles Plumlee

The Rising Stars Challenge game is a Valentine’s Night feature of the East-West NBA All-Star Weekend in New Orleans. The players have been chosen by the (hundreds of) NBA assistant coaches. The big men selected among the 18 rookie and second-year players are Detroit’s Andre Drummond (12.6 pts, 12.7 rbds, 1.8 blks) and Toronto’s […]

By |2015-01-30T19:33:55-07:00January 31st, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

NBA Tracking Technology

Remember the camera-tracking system the NBA has instituted? Well, this was reported by the Arizona Republic beat writer, Paul Coro, Friday, January 17, 2014: WHICH SUNS RUN THE FASTEST? (Player, MPH) Ish Smith 4.5 Dionte Christmas 4.4 Archie Goodwin 4.4 Alex Len 4.3 Goran Dragic 4.3 […]

By |2015-01-30T19:33:55-07:00January 18th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

THERE GOES MY NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION

After the Suns’ 1-and-4, five-game,Suns-coach-Jeff Hornacek, Phoenix head coach, lamented: “We run a three-on-two fast break and, instead of running for a lay-up or dunk, stop at the 3-point line. We pass up easy lay-ups and dunks to try to get a 3.” So … it’s all Hornacek’s fault […]

By |2015-01-30T19:33:55-07:00January 16th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

McCLANAGHAN INJURY TOLL MOUNTING

Derrick Rose, Russell Westbrook, Brook Lopez and Al Horford — big-name clients of Rob McClanaghan, the NBA’s highly popular work-out guru — are all INJURED again. Hmmmm. Why is it that Al Bianchi and Mr. Research — J Michael — are not surprised? Maybe NBA teams should begin paying attention to those intense off-season workout […]

By |2017-03-17T16:51:02-07:00January 3rd, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments