Bet none of us suspected that the real meaning of the Mayan calendar ending in 2012 was simply a prediction of this year’s fantabulous NBA Finals, but what can I say, Mayans loved them some proto-basketball… They were just looking forward to the head-to-head matchup of elite perimeter players/hybrid-monster power forwards/apparently Mayan demigods Lebron James and Kevin […]Read more "Finals Discussion: 2012 Apocalypse Edition"
Hopefully I’m not about about to curse the Western Conference Finals the same way I apparently cursed Heat/Knicks, which I said was going to be awesome, and was approximately as awesome as renal surgery. But here goes: this is going to be awesome. Let me count the reasons why. Both San Antonio and OKC possess […]Read more "Playoff Preview: Western Conference Finals (!!!!!11)"
Let’s jump right into this so I can finish it (technically) before the first OKC-LA game, so that in the odd circumstance that anyone bothers to go back and actually check my track record, they can’t accuse me of cheating… at least for this series. I’m ready! I got my gameface on. (2) Oklahoma City […]Read more "Playoff Preview Round 2: Electric Boogaloo!!! (part the second)"
In honor of my beloved Rockets finishing for a 3rd straight year with a winning record but out of the playoffs (it was a close shave this year, but we finished 3-7 in our last ten games to clinch this impressive accomplishment), I’m bringing you two- yes two!- special treats. The first is the unveiling […]Read more "Playoff Preview! part 1"