Columns

SONOFAGUN: Future of the East is Heat vs. Knicks SONOFAGUN: Future of the East is Heat vs. Knicks

“This is the series everybody wanted,” said Miami Heat forward LeBron James when it was determined that his team would be facing the Boston Celtics in the second round of the NBA playoffs. Not so fast... 

CHEAP SEAT: Perkins Worth as Celtic Overblown CHEAP SEAT: Perkins Worth as Celtic Overblown

Did the trade that sent big man Kendrick Perkins and guard Nate Robinson to the Oklahoma Thunder for bigs Nenad Krstic and Jeff Green make the Boston Celtics better? Probably not. Did it make them worse?... 

SONOFAGUN: Allen Making Mark with Grizzlies SONOFAGUN: Allen Making Mark with Grizzlies

“DeMar who?” was the response Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony Allen gave at his visitor’s locker when asked about the defensive effort versus DeMar DeRozan’s low-impact 25 points in the Grizzlies... 

Blogs

10-POINTER: NBA Greats, Fates and Mistakes 10-POINTER: NBA Greats, Fates and Mistakes

10-POINTER If my world was a basketball game I’d have 10-pointers. For a writer, three just isn’t enough. There are too many great things that come in tens, like fingers, taxi vouchers, the commandments... 

THE BASKETBALL SAMURAI: The Hated LeBron James THE BASKETBALL SAMURAI: The Hated LeBron James

“You’re nobody ‘till somebody kills you” – Biggie Smalls Last week during the unprecedented mega-media presentation of his free agent decision LeBron James said he didn’t want to make an emotional... 

THE BASKETBALL SAMURAI: The Business of Bosh THE BASKETBALL SAMURAI: The Business of Bosh

The public business end of Chris Bosh’s free agency saga, spit in large part through his twitter account, took another turn this week when word of a “top five” list of preferred destinations was...