Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves

Rants: Philadelphia 76ers…It’s bad enough for one season to be so bad that you have to tank it and get the number one pick. But 3 straight seasons of bad basketball and purposely tanking and still don’t have a good team? That’s just bad management, hence Sam Hinkie out and Jerry Colangelo, in. And despiteContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves

Rants: Boston RedSox…this falls under what were they thinking signing David Price to a 7 year 217 million dollar contract? The numbers are mind numbing 31 million per season 9,000 per start…his post season record? 2-7 with an E.R.A. of 5.12 so if his win loss record was the reverse (7-2) and his E.R.A. wasContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

Best start in NBA History belongs to…The Warriors 16-0

There is no doubt that the Warriors are legit. Yes they’re the defending champs but they are making history as well. Best start in NBA history at 16-0 that is nothing to sneeze at. Don’t knock the schedule or the fact to go 16-0 they beat a bad Laker team(111-77)…they beat who the NBA beatsContinue reading “Best start in NBA History belongs to…The Warriors 16-0”

Serving Notice…The Golden State Warriors

It’s early but at 13-0 The ions the Golden State Warriors are serving notice that they are coming to play every night, no championship hang over for them . In Los Angeles against the Clippers , the Warriors down 23 came back and beat the Clippers 124-117.¬† Here are the game highlights.

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves

Rants:Houston Rockets…for firing Kevin McHale 11 games into the NBA season with a 4-7 record. It has been reported since the firing that the stars of the team Harden and Howard basically did what they wanted to do and not play team ball so instead of benching the players or firing the players …the coachContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves

Rants: Detroit Lions …are there a more dysfunctional team in the NFL than the Lions? Bad off season moves doomed this team from the start and now the people making the decisions were made to pay… fired was team president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew on Thursday and promised to bring in newContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

Jason Richardson Retires After a High Flying Career

Jason Richardson has decided to retire from the NBA after a 14 year career full of high flying dunks. Best known for his between the legs dunk and the reverse dunk in the slam dunk competition, Richardson had a career scoring average of 17.1 points per game. He announced his retirement on Instagram…” Today isContinue reading “Jason Richardson Retires After a High Flying Career”

Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Latrell Sprewell

Latrell Sprewell will be known for playing hard on the court but will also be best known for chokiing then Golden State Warriors P. J. Carlesimo¬† during Warrior practice. Sprewell was suspended for 10 games without pay. The next day, in the wake of a public uproar, the Warriors voided the remainder of his contract,Continue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Latrell Sprewell”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves

Rants: StLouis Cardinals … Now we know why the Cardinals are one of Baseballs best run Franchises…they cheat. It will be interesting to see how this plays out and if other teams will step forward and claim they have been hacked. By the way this isn’t a Baseball investigation it is a Federal investigation…ouch! Rants:Continue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves

Rants: Roger Goodell… This has been a tough year for the NFL’s Commissioner. Yet once more I’d like to know, how does he get to hand out the suspension to Tom Brady for Deflate gate and then handle his appeal? Usually an appeal is either to someone else of equal or higher authority. What ifContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”