Kwame Brown Deal Proves NBA Owners Have Learned Nothing

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

Remember last week when NBA owners pressured commissioner David Stern into blocking a deal that would have sent Chris Paul to the Los Angeles Lakers because moves like that were why those very same owners had locked out the players in the first place? Well, actually if I remember correctly the ...

Lamar Odom Being Shopped By The Los Angeles Lakers

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

Much has been made concerning several trades the Los Angeles Lakers have explored recently. More specifics of those discussions have been made public over the past few hours. The biggest splash concerned a potential trade with the Minnesota Timberwolves that would have brought Kevin Love and the No. 2 pick in ...

Troy Murphy Headed To Either Boston Or Miami?

Monday, February 28th, 2011

Troy Murphy has officially been bought out by the Golden State Warriors, but that move came with a condition. Murphy is not allowed to sign with a team in the Western Conference once he clears waivers on Wednesday. That move by the Warriors was basically a way to block the Los ...

McD’s I Have Nothing Better To Do Tonight NBA Draft Live Blogapalooza

Thursday, June 25th, 2009

6:50 - Evening. This is around the 5,000th live blog of the NBA Draft going on tonight, and at least 1,000 of those are more qualified to dissect tonight's picks than I am. But hey, screw it, I need something to do tonight. I'll be live-blogging with a heavy heart ...

NBA Draft: A Look Back At The Decade That Was

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009

The NBA Draft is Thursday, and this year's draft, which many are already calling the weakest in recent memory, is as unpredictable as any I can remember. After Blake Griffin, everything is a toss up. There are a ton of question marks. And you just know at least half of the ...

TheBaker’s 2009 NBA Mock Draft

Monday, June 22nd, 2009

1. Los Angeles Clippers - Blake Griffin, PF (Oklahoma) Duh. Not even the Clippers can botch this one...I think. Griffin is this year’s prize. After him, the draft starts to taste a lot like Coors Light - watered down. Local take: Mark Heisler of the Los Angeles Times. 2. Memphis Grizzlies - Hasheem ...

NBA: Homegrown Edition

Thursday, May 21st, 2009

  Ladies and gentlemen, I bring you the NBA: Homegrown Edition. And no, that doesn't mean a league where Bonzi Wells, Melo, Damon Stoudemire, Zach Randolph and Darius Miles score by taking bong hits. I'll explain. The NBA Draft Lottery was holding to form on Tuesday. The order was working up until Memphis ...

Monta Ellis Now Knows Mopeds Are Very, Very Dangerous

Thursday, September 25th, 2008

We seriously wish we were making this up. Not because we're Golden State Warriors fans (we're not), but because this just makes a fine young man like Monta Ellis look stupid. Turns out Ellis didn't severely injure his ankle in an offseason pickup basketball game. Instead he did so while riding ...