Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Manu Ginobili

Usually I don’t do current players on Old School Tuesday but since Ginobili announced his retirement …then I guess he falls under …Old School.  He is a complete pro played hard and was a winner. Not a bit player but a real team player and a real solid winner. I am not going to runContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Manu Ginobili”

Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Mike Gale

Like Willie Wise, in league not known for defense Mike Gale was a solid defensive player throughout his career in both the ABA and the NBA. He was drafted in the third round of the 1971 NBA draft by the Chicago Bulls and by the Kentucky Colonels in the 1971 American Basketball Association draft. GaleContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Mike Gale”

Smallthoughts: Trivia Thursday

Welcome to this week’s Trivia Thursday, here is this week’s trivia question. Don’t forget the answer will be revealed tomorrow along with Smallthoughts: Rant of the Week and Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week.

Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Robert Horry

Guess which players has won more championships than Michael Jordan and Kareem not named Bill Russell? Believe it or not …it is Robert Horry with 7 championships with 3 different teams. Did Robert Horry follow winning teams or did winning teams follow Robert Horry? No doubting the fact the two went hand and hand, winningContinue reading “Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Robert Horry”

Kyrie Irving a one man wrecking crew vs San Antonio Spurs

The twitter world was a buzz about this game some called it the game of the year.  There is no mistaking this game had the intensity and the national spot light.  Kryie Irving stepped up in big moments to steel the game from the Spurs  his big shots at the end of regulation basically tookContinue reading “Kyrie Irving a one man wrecking crew vs San Antonio Spurs”

Popovich agrees to extension to stay with Spurs

According to a published report on Yahoo Sports…Greg Poppvich agrees to a contract extension to stay with the Spurs here is the published report… By JON KRAWCZYNSKI (AP Basketball Writer) While the rest of the NBA world waits in limbo for LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony to decide where they are going to play nextContinue reading “Popovich agrees to extension to stay with Spurs”

NBA Finals : Spurs vs Heat game 4 highlights

The Spurs fresh off their blow out of the Heat in game 3 was looking to extend their lead in the series. The Heat fresh off the butt kicking they received was looking to exact a measure of revenge against the Spurs. Who would emerge victorious? Game 4 highlights give the answer.

LeBron leaves game 1 with Cramps…CMon Man!

Back in the day it was gamemanship like this that used to be the Boston Celtics calling card, things like cramped locker rooms for the vistors, dead spot on the floor in the Boston Garden which the C’s knew when to go for the steal against opponents…and the old turn up the heat in theContinue reading “LeBron leaves game 1 with Cramps…CMon Man!”