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Lakers Vs Celtics ’08-’09, Part 2

Tonight is Lakers Vs Celtics. This rivalry is the reason why a lot of us are into the NBA. One of these teams were always in the Finals in the whole 80s decade. They faced each other three times. It…
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We Like Obscure NBA Players: Acie Earl

All right. So who’s next on this awesome list? It’s 6-foot-11 Acie Earl. Hey, look at the hair. Bring the fade back! He was in the same draft class as Penny Hardaway and Chris Webber. Acie Earl was picked 19th…
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Blog Stuff

Hey, did you hear? Kobe Bryant scored 61 points earlier against the New York Knicks. He’s a pretty good basketball player! Yes, I’m aware of Andrew Bynum‘s injury. Sure, if Kobe scores 61 every game, they might win the title….
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Weekly Assists (01/30/2009)

Blog news… we might do a podcast in the near future. We’re just trying to find out the schedule of one of our buddies. So watch out for that. Honestly, though, this could be a huge disaster. We just might…
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Ugliest Clippers Loss This Year

So Peter, Dave (who took his buddy, Chris, with him), and I went to Staples Center to watch the Clippers play the Chicago Bulls. I don’t think the Bulls are very fun to watch, other than Derrick Rose but, hell,…
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We Like Obscure NBA Players: Evan Eschmeyer

While contemplating on which obscure player I should next from my database, Nick looked through the roster of the game, NBA Hoopz, for DreamCast. Then he said… NICK: “EVAN ESCHMEYER, I forgot about him!” So did I. I had always…
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Because Laker Colors Include Green

Courtesy of RedsArmy.Com! I found this awesome gem, thanks to… I don’t know her real name but she goes by mhcranberry on Twitter. Anyways… Someone in the NBA thought it was a good idea to make a St. Patrick’s Day…
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How High Is Andrew Bynum’s Ceiling?

There has been a lot of talk about Andrew Bynum around me as of late. I remember when he was drafted straight out of high school in 2005 during the Lakers “rebuilding years”. Despite that he wasn’t anything close to…
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Weekly Assists (01/23/2009)

First off, your NBA All-Star Starters! EASTERN CONFERENCE: Kevin Garnett, LeBron James, Dwight Howard, Allen Iverson, Dwyane Wade. WESTERN CONFERENCE: Tim Duncan, Amar’e Stoudemire, Yao Ming, Chris Paul, Kobe Bryant. I would put Devin Harris instead of A.I. And the…
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Halfway Point

Alonzo Mourning officially retired today. We all wish you good health, sir. You’ve had an awesome career. We’re pretty much halfway through the season. Before the season started, I made predictions about where each team would end up at the…
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Mike D’Antoni Is CAPTAIN PLAAANEEEET!!!

This is to honor today’s Suns/Knicks match-up. So my friends and I were watching Game 7 of the Lakers/Suns series of the 2006 Playoffs (the one where Kobe Bryant “stuck with the game plan”, which drew Charles Barkley‘s ire). Anyway,…
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We Like Obscure NBA Players: Dickey Simpkins

Okay, before I go into today’s OBSCURE PLAYER… I have a little promotion to do. SLAM Magazine and The NBA Breakdown have teamed up for a new contest. It’s the SLAM/NBA Breakdown Trivia Challenge. Basically, check out the NBA Breakdown’s…
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