Anthony Davis and Wilt

Anthony Davis, no question, is a special player. But, please, don’t compare his walk-in-the-park 52 points with Wilt Chamberlain’s previous record high of 42, which had stood for 55 years.
Of that that clash, won by the West, 150-130, in the St. Louis Arena, the hometown Post-Dispatch observed, “The game was hard fought, despite the fact […]

By |2017-03-09T03:47:40-07:00February 22nd, 2017|NBA, NBA, Pro-Hoops|0 Comments

NBA All-Star Game

For the owners, sponsors and their friends, it was apparently entertaining. For anyone who truly loves the actual game of basketball – definitely not a part of the multi-event circus at New Orleans – the weekend was an embarrassing mess.

The made-for-TV event was moved out of Charlotte because North Carolinians cannot figure out who is […]

By |2017-03-09T03:48:46-07:00February 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dolan to Oakley to Sprewell Parlay

James Dolan, the irrepressible owner of the clown-like New York Knicks, last week engineered the Madison Square Garden banishment of former star Charles Oakley. Two days later, Dolan returned yet another ex-Knick, Latrell Sprewell, to a front-row seat. Sprewell, a big talent and an even bigger screwball, himself had been absent 13 years from the […]

By |2017-03-09T03:53:08-07:00February 15th, 2017|NBA|0 Comments

A Lesson To Be Learned

Marquese Chriss collected so many fouls early in his frosh season at the University of Washington, his mother sent him to a sports psychologist. But some of the same problem has him collecting more fouls (one every six minutes) than any other NBA starter in his rookie season with Phoenix. And he’s talking back to […]

By |2017-03-09T04:33:32-07:00February 5th, 2017|NBA, Phoenix Suns, Pro-Basketball Rules|0 Comments

The Process is Flawed

Securing their claim to the worst record in the West, the Suns lost to the L.A. Clippers Wednesday night, completing a dismal, 0-for-3 home stand. It is becoming painful to watch because of not knowing what the process is. But there are some things I do know — you can’t play 12 and 13 people, […]

By |2017-03-09T05:02:14-07:00February 2nd, 2017|NBA, Phoenix Suns|0 Comments