Serge Ibaka of the Oklahoma City Thunder joined the amidst of many athletes who are taking to twitter to share what they are doing during the lockout. Serge recently tweeted that this is his new job during the NBA lockout. My guess is a secretary or customer care representative for….Adidas?
Kevin Durant has grown to be one of my favorite players in the league. Above the rest of the new players he seems special. His talent seems effortless and I admire his leadership on the court. Ran across this video of his mother speaking about raising Durant. I see big things in this young man’s future.
I come to you as a fan of the game, an avid viewer of the regular season and playoffs and we have beef. It is only approaching the second games in the first round of the 2011 playoffs and I am going to need you to do something about these refs. If this continues, we will have major problems sir. The horrible calls that have been called in such close games have made me question the validity of the outcome and if you have something to do with it.
Game 1 the Celtics barely clenched the victory over the Knicks that had held the lead for the majority of the game. With a minute remaining in the game the refs made 2 crucial calls. The first call was the offensive foul called on Melo as he stood beyond the arch. This is not the call you make with the game on the line and less than a minute remaining. This call eventually led to a wide open 3 by Ray Allen which won them the game. But might I add the reason Allen was so wide open was because the refs didn’t make a call on Garnett tripping one of the Knicks players.Both of these calls could have possibly resulted in a different outcome if called correctly. Continue reading Letter to the Commissioner: Dear David Stern→
The game between Denver and Oklahome City was nothing less than what I expected. This series is the one in the west that I feel can go either way. Both teams are fast, uptempo, and offensive teams. Neither team played much defense last night except for Serge Ibaka who showed up on both ends of the court making it a block party. OKC came out with the 107-103 victory over the Nuggets. Continue reading Video:Kevin Durant Speaks On Game1 Win Over the Nuggets→