Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Tim Duncan

Tim Duncan because of his simple but effective style of play (thus earning him the nickname “The Big Fundamental”). Duncan is one of those players that is easy to root for because he places winning above everything else.  Alot of players talk about but Duncan is about winning. Taking a lesser role, to make theContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Tim Duncan”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves

Rants: St Louis Cardinals …the fall out from Hackergate continues as according to one published report “Chris Correa, the St. Louis Cardinals‘ scouting director, has been fired by the club, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch has learned after “an imposed leave of absence.” The team isn’t officially naming Correa a culprit in its ongoing hacking scandal, but theContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

Smallthoughts: Old school Tuesday …David Robinson

Since he had not signed a contract, NBA regulations stated that Robinson could have reentered the draft after his naval service.[3] Although there was speculation that he might choose not to sign with the Spurs,[8][9] Robinson agreed to move to San Antonio for the 1989-90 season, but the Spurs agreed to pay him as muchContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old school Tuesday …David Robinson”

Tim Duncan will appear alongside The Punisher in a new comic

Interesting article on Tim Duncan that I thought I would share. It is written by Ball don’t lie’s Eric Freeman. Eric freeman Throughout his career, San Antonio Spurs big man Tim Duncan has been seen as the superstar who isn’t very interested in being a media fixture, preferring to excel on the court and toContinue reading “Tim Duncan will appear alongside The Punisher in a new comic”

Tim Duncan opts in, Carmelo Anthony opts out

A tale of two cities with two different stars with different expectations… as expected … San Antonio Spurs star Tim Duncan has decided to exercise the final-year option on his contract worth $10.3 million, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Duncan will revisit his future with the Spurs next summer. Duncan, 38, won his fifth championshipContinue reading “Tim Duncan opts in, Carmelo Anthony opts out”

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.

The Spurs beat the Heat take 2-1 lead in series

Lebron bounced back from cramps in game 1 to take charge in game 2 …could the Heat take a 2-1 lead in the series? Could the cramp game inspire the Heat to keep winning? Or would the Spurs answer back with a win of their own? Game 3 highlights…enjoy!

Charles Barkley schooled by Tim Duncan’s girlfriend, Vanessa Macias

Charles Barkley has been known to say almost anythng just to get a rise out of people but this is ridiculous. The following was published by Cindy Boren about the latest remarks by Sir Charles about the women of San Antonio…please read. by By Cindy Boren In the battle of Chuck vs. Chicks, score oneContinue reading “Charles Barkley schooled by Tim Duncan’s girlfriend, Vanessa Macias”

How do you measure Greatness in a player?

I have come to the conclusion that sports is completely over run by stats. Mostly meaningless stats,some stats are good yes, and we all look at stats to get an idea how good someone is. But is it all there is to measuring greatness in a player? For the purposes of this entry I amContinue reading “How do you measure Greatness in a player?”