When winning, particularly play-off games, meant a bigger paycheck,after games we did not hug each other. Coaches frowned upon even talking to opponents in pre-game warm ups. So, when after the last two games of the Utah-OKC series, players walked off the floor without hugging each other, I loved it.
- Look for Goran Dragic numbers to increase seriously now that D Wade is in Chicago. It also will be interesting to see if Wade’s numbers are going to be worth $47.5 million over two seasons in the Windy City.
- How swell would it be if the Phoenix Suns’ back-court starters this season were Goran […]
Okay, so maybe Jerry West’s phone call helped Kevin Durant make his decision to sign with the Golden State Warriors. But I believe, when OKC blew a 3-1 lead against Golden State and probably could have gone on to defeat Cleveland, it was a no-brainer for KD. In addition, he can opt out after one […]
When Oklahoma City was leading the semi-final series, 3 games to 1, it didn’t take the smart guys on TV long to begin making Curry/ Westbrook comparisons. No matter the outcome of Monday’s finale, the closing minutes of Game 6 is all you need to know about Westbrook. Let me add: the difference between Westbrook […]
You all see it, night after night, game after game, whether it’s OKC-San Antonio, or Toronto-Indiana, or Golden State-Portland. After the game, Ken Mauer says we should have seen Waiters fouling Ginobli. And the league’s day-after “two-minute report” says DeRozan made “body contact” with Mahinmi, “dislodging him and affecting his ability to catch the alley-oop […]