Let me get this straight. So Chris Paul was traded to the Lakers. Paul Gasol is going to Houston and Lamar Odom is going to the Hornets with Kevin Martin, 2 other players and a first round draft pick.
We all know that Paul wanted out of New Orleans and wanted to be a Laker or a Knick. Then enter [...]
Trade news involving the 76ers is beginning to heat up.
Last night SI.com’s Sam Amick reported of two possible trade scenarios involving Sixers forward Andre Iguodala. One had the small forward being shipped to the Lakers for forwards Lamar Odom (expiring contract) and Ron Artest (three years remaining). The second an definitely the more beneficial of [...]
It took the defending NBA champion L.A. Lakers three whole quarters to turn it on, but they were able to do just enough to edge out a 93-81 victory over the scrappy Philadelphia 76ers. The Lakers started the fourth quarter in a four point hole but after a 23-4 run, quickly [...]
When zone defense is brought up in reference to USA basketball, it usually has a
negative undertone. However, after watching Team USA’s 86-85 win over a scrappy
Spain team, maybe the zone defense benefits all.
In the closing seconds of the game, Team USA switched to a zone and completely
confused Spain. Kevin Durant was able to use his [...]
Although NBA teams don‚Äôt start their preseason until October, the 76ers newly appointed head coach Doug Collins has done an excellent job so far.
The first thing any leader in any environment must do upon his/her arrival is sale his system.¬† If nobody buys into your system, you either replace those people with those who [...]