Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves

Rants: Lenny Dykstra …who admitted on Colin Cowheard’s show the Herd that he hired private investigators to get the dirt on umpires so he can get good calls at home plate…how low can you get to do that ?Seriously? Talk about undermining the interigty of the sport and not to mention going so low asContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

Clippers take game 1 against the Thunder

In what was an emotional week for the Clippers, the best way to get over some of the events was to do what they do best…play basketball. And play they did. Kevin Durant maybe the NBA’s MVP for this season but May5th belonged to Chris Paul as he led the Clippers 122-105 in which ChrisContinue reading “Clippers take game 1 against the Thunder”

Chris Paul to resign with the Clippers

Unless something out of the blue were to happen, Chris Paul has made it clear that he will resign with the Clippers and has told his reps not to talk to other teams. That has to be good news for the Clippers and their new head coach Doc Rivers. He can not officially sign withContinue reading “Chris Paul to resign with the Clippers”

Clippers and Celtics resume trade talks …per Chris Paul

The deal that was …wasn’t anymore. The asking price was too high according to the Clippers. Both parties walked away thinking it won’t happen, then with a nudge from Chris Paul, the Clippers and the Celtics are back at it again working out a deal that will send DeAndre Jordan and two draft picks toContinue reading “Clippers and Celtics resume trade talks …per Chris Paul”

Vinnie Del Negro out as Clippers Head coach

Despite posting the franchise’s best record in history with 56 wins Vinnie Del Negro is out as Clippers head coach.Losing the first round series against the Memphis Grizzles, in addition to Chris paul wanting a new head coach made it easy for the Clippers not to offer Del Negro a new contract. He did notContinue reading “Vinnie Del Negro out as Clippers Head coach”

Lakers are the second team in LA… Clippers have the second best record in..the NBA

One team is 17-24 and sinking quicker than the Titanic, the other is thriving and owns the second best record in the league, a half game behind the Oklahoma City Thunder at 32-10. Both teams play in the Los Angeles in the same building (The Staples center)so if I were to tell you that theContinue reading “Lakers are the second team in LA… Clippers have the second best record in..the NBA”

Hi I’m Lamar Odom of the Los Angeles…

There is a part of me as a basketball fan that feels for Lamar Odom. In the sense that, when you find the one place that you LOVE and never want to leave or figure you would never leave it is hard to picture yourself anywhere else. It’s been a year since Lamar Odom was traded to the Dallas Mavericks.Continue reading “Hi I’m Lamar Odom of the Los Angeles…”