Mr. Research

Sometime during the night of May 2nd  and the morning of May 3,2017,J Michael Kenyon, alias, Mr. Research, passed away in Port Orford, Oregon at the age of 73.  We knew each other for over 50 years and were in the final stages of completing my book, “The Journeyman”.  He was one of the most […]

By |2017-05-10T21:44:38-07:00May 10th, 2017|NBA History|2 Comments

Courtesy of Mister Research

Jack Kent Cooke’s “Fabulous Forum” was the NBA’s first modern arena when it opened late in 1967 at Inglewood, California. Construction cost some $16.5 million.

Put another way, the money spent to construct the Forum was less than half of the $33-plus million LeBron James will be paid next season by the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Admittedly, $16.5 million, […]

By |2017-04-06T11:23:22-07:00April 6th, 2017|Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, NBA History|0 Comments