Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Pat Riley


Pat Riley? Head coach of the Lakers, Knicks and Heat? A player? Yes.Riley even had a mustache back then. He was selected by the San Diego Rockets in the 1st round of the 1967 NBA Draft, and was also drafted as a wide receiver by the Dallas Cowboys in the 11th round of the 1967Continue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Pat Riley”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves


  Rants: Pat Riley…still sore that Lebron Took his talents back to Cleveland…”No more smiling faces with hidden agendas.” In March, Riley told Bleacher Report that it was “almost shocking” that the situation devolved to the point where James wanted to leave the Heat. Here is a piece of advice for Pat Riley …”Get OverContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves


  Rants: Pat Riley…  Please stop complaining already about LeBron leaving for Cleveland, you weren’t complaining when he dumped Cleveland to come play for you in South Beach. In case you missed it here is Pat’s whine about LeBron…”So maybe I’m dealing with a contemporary attitude today of, ‘Well, I got four years here, andContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

Riley: Heat need to retool, not rebuild


Pat Riley didn’t duck questions and didn’t pull punches. he came out throwing a few of his own and made it clear this ERA of the Big 3 is far from done if they are up to the challenge, “We have a tremendous opportunity here for long-term success,” Riley said. ”Don’t think we’re not goingContinue reading “Riley: Heat need to retool, not rebuild”