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NBA: 2008-09 Season Preview: Postseason Predictions and Awards

And now we go from the long slog to the, uh, shorter slog. Continue reading

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NBA: 2008-09 Season Preview: Western Conference

I’ve always loved previews, especially ones that require me to forecast months and months of the future with some research and instinct. Continue reading

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NBA: 2008-09 Season Preview: Eastern Conference

I’ve always loved previews, especially ones that require me to forecast months and months of the future with some research and instinct. Continue reading

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Chris Paul’s Star Gets Burnished

I dare you not to choke up a little bit watching the amateur video E:60 dug up from Chris Paul’s 61-point tribute to his grandfather. And I dare you not to like him at least a little more after watching that.

Also, could someone please get me CP3′s or LeBron’s Xbox Live gamertag? Thanks and maybe more will be in store for you if you do.

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The Hornets: Less Poseur With Posey?

The Wednesday after baseball’s All-Star Game is the quietest day in American sports, really the only one that doesn’t have a substantive event from the NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, the PGA Tour, or NASCAR.

So little things, like James Posey signing with the New Orleans Hornets, make big news. (And, as a newly minted Hornets fan, I’m paying more attention to this than most.)

John Hollinger isn’t a fan of the move. I am. Continue reading

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Why Fines Won’t Stop Flops

The NBA, according to ESPN.com, will be instituting some as-yet-undetermined system of fines next season to discourage the practice of flopping.

Don’t expect it to make much difference. Continue reading

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There Can Only Be One (Handful)

It was brought to my attention that there’s apparently¬†a version of the NBA’s “There Can Only Be One” commercials with Antawn Jamison and Ben Wallace doing the Face/Off pose. Sad? Sure.¬†

But you haven’t seen the other ones. Continue reading

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