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Steve Nash Embracing New Role With the Lakers

Steve Nash Embracing New Role With the Lakers

Ultimate Sports Talk March 3, 2013 Comments Off on Steve Nash Embracing New Role With the Lakers

It’s common knowledge that this season has been a massive disappointment for a Los Angeles Lakers team that was expected to revive “Showtime” and be a force in the NBA. When Steve Nash decided

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Dwight Howard Says He Isn’t in Superman Shape, Will Cut Back on The Candy

Dwight Howard Says He Isn’t in Superman Shape, Will Cut Back on The Candy

Ultimate Sports Talk March 1, 2013 Comments Off on Dwight Howard Says He Isn’t in Superman Shape, Will Cut Back on The Candy

Dwight Howard wants you to know that he isn’t in shape. How do I know this you may ask? That is pretty easy, Dwight tells us every other day he isn’t in shape. He

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NBA MVP Race continues… Who’s #1?

NBA MVP Race continues… Who’s #1?

Eron Ramadanov February 28, 2013 Comments Off on NBA MVP Race continues… Who’s #1?

The NBA season has been great so far, and we have seen players establish themselves at the top of the MVP race. Here at the ten guys that are at the top of the

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Report: Clippers Owner Vetoed Caron Butler For Trevor Ariza Trade

Report: Clippers Owner Vetoed Caron Butler For Trevor Ariza Trade

Ultimate Sports Talk February 26, 2013 Comments Off on Report: Clippers Owner Vetoed Caron Butler For Trevor Ariza Trade

The Clippers are looking to make a deep playoff run, and now reportedly were looking to secure a perimeter defensive stopper for that stretch run. Pro Basketball Talk is reporting that the Clippers owner

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NBA Teams as Best Picture Nominees, Because Why Not?

NBA Teams as Best Picture Nominees, Because Why Not?

Chris Gabel February 24, 2013 Comments Off on NBA Teams as Best Picture Nominees, Because Why Not?

Despite the fact there are nine Best Picture nominees at the Oscars this year and I was adjusting to a new city after a move, I managed to catch eight of those nine. Everything

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Why the Detroit Pistons will regret not making a major trade

Why the Detroit Pistons will regret not making a major trade

Ultimate Sports Talk February 23, 2013 Comments Off on Why the Detroit Pistons will regret not making a major trade

While the Feb. 21 NBA trade deadline was very dull for any professional basketball fan, it was even more bland if you’re a fan of the Detroit Pistons. The case could be made that

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2012-13 Fantasy Basketball is an Exercise in Validating the Invalid

2012-13 Fantasy Basketball is an Exercise in Validating the Invalid

Chris Gabel February 21, 2013 2

I enjoy fantasy sports. This isn’t a terribly unique thing to say, fantasy football has played a large part in the NFL’s current ratings invincibility. The quality of the NFL is basically irrelevant at this

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Kings Fall To NBA’s Best Despite Worthy Effort

Kings Fall To NBA’s Best Despite Worthy Effort

Ultimate Sports Talk February 20, 2013 Comments Off on Kings Fall To NBA’s Best Despite Worthy Effort

That’s the type of quality effort that you have to appreciate from the Sacramento Kings. We’re talking about a young, 19-36 Kings squad taking on the San Antonio Spurs, who hold an NBA-best 43-12

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Phil Jackson Says The Lakers Have Eliminated Dwight Howard From Offense

Phil Jackson Says The Lakers Have Eliminated Dwight Howard From Offense

Ultimate Sports Talk February 19, 2013 Comments Off on Phil Jackson Says The Lakers Have Eliminated Dwight Howard From Offense

Nothing much has been heard from Phil Jackson since he considered a return to coaching the Lakers, but now the Zen Master has finally spoken publicly in an interview with Sport Illustrated. In the

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NBA All-Star Weekend: A Spectacle of the Mundane

NBA All-Star Weekend: A Spectacle of the Mundane

Chris Gabel February 18, 2013 Comments Off on NBA All-Star Weekend: A Spectacle of the Mundane

It’s become pretty standard these days to write columns explaining “how to fix X institution”, be it the Pro Bowl, the NCAA tournament, the college bowl system, Hollywood movies, Homeland, The Walking Dead, etc. These

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NBA Trade Rumors: Los Angeles Teams Looking to Make Moves

NBA Trade Rumors: Los Angeles Teams Looking to Make Moves

Ultimate Sports Talk February 16, 2013 Comments Off on NBA Trade Rumors: Los Angeles Teams Looking to Make Moves

Rajon Rondo For Dwight Howard? Both Rondo and Howard have been mentioned in trade rumors on numerous occasions this season. In the last few weeks however, Rondo tore his ACL and Howard was supposedly

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Michael Jordan Says LeBron Would Not Be As Successful In His Era

Michael Jordan Says LeBron Would Not Be As Successful In His Era

Ultimate Sports Talk February 16, 2013 Comments Off on Michael Jordan Says LeBron Would Not Be As Successful In His Era

I’m sensing either beef, hurt feelings, or a legacy threatened, but Michael Jordan is ratcheting the heat up on LeBron James at every turn. A day after saying he would take Kobe Bryant over

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Howard’s Worst Injury is his Attitude

Howard’s Worst Injury is his Attitude

Dave Mitchell February 15, 2013 Comments Off on Howard’s Worst Injury is his Attitude

How long do NBA owners intend on letting the “inmates run the asylum?” Everyday we have a new story involving Dwight Howard in Los Angeles. Will he play or not? Will he be traded

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Is Byron Scott the Right Coach for the Cavaliers?

Is Byron Scott the Right Coach for the Cavaliers?

Dave Mitchell February 5, 2013 Comments Off on Is Byron Scott the Right Coach for the Cavaliers?

In the NBA it can take years to become not only relevant, but a top five team competing for a championship. Unless you have deep pockets like the Miami Heat to purchase a title,

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Reports:  Cavaliers-Grizzlies Agree to Deal

Reports: Cavaliers-Grizzlies Agree to Deal

Dave Mitchell January 22, 2013 Comments Off on Reports: Cavaliers-Grizzlies Agree to Deal

The Cleveland Cavaliers are making moves to improve on their 10-32 record, second worst in the NBA. According to reports the Cavs have dealt little used PF Jon Leuer to the Memphis Grizzlies PF

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Random Sports “Footnotes”

Random Sports “Footnotes”

Dave Mitchell January 17, 2013 Comments Off on Random Sports “Footnotes”

Every once in awhile thoughts shake around in the brain with enough legs to speak on, yet not enough to write about. It’s time to take a look at some “Footnotes”.   TERRY FRANCONA’S

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Could Gilbert and the Fans Accept a James Return?

Could Gilbert and the Fans Accept a James Return?

Dave Mitchell January 15, 2013 Comments Off on Could Gilbert and the Fans Accept a James Return?

A hard to believe scenario of epic proportions is being circulated around the NBA. It’s so hard to believe and radically insane it might just be true. After all, only in the NBA can

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Despite Record, Cavs Future is Bright

Despite Record, Cavs Future is Bright

Dave Mitchell December 21, 2012 Comments Off on Despite Record, Cavs Future is Bright

It was only a few years ago when the prevalent thought the Oklahoma City Thunder was an up and coming team in the NBA. It was easy to see and it turned out to

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Preseason Report: Warriors

Preseason Report: Warriors

Victoria Levy October 19, 2012 3

The Golden State Warriors are currently 4-1 this preseason. They will be facing the Trail Blazers in Portland tonight and then have 2 games remaining before their season opener on October 31st.  So far

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The Heat Model vs. the OKC Model

The Heat Model vs. the OKC Model

Lekan Afolabi June 27, 2012 Comments Off on The Heat Model vs. the OKC Model

With the NBA draft less than twenty-four hours away,  I wanted to open up a dialogue on something closely related to the draft. The issue regarding what some NBA pundits feel will be the

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