North Carolina Avenges Last Season’s Loss With Title Win Over Gonzaga

North Carolina got their NCAA Championship ticket validated with a 71-65 win over Gonzaga to avenge their heartbreaking buzzer beater loss to Villanova last season. The two number one seeds played a sloppy 40 minutes of turnovers and missed opportunities in the paint, but this time the Tar Heels, under… Read more“North Carolina Avenges Last Season’s Loss With Title Win Over Gonzaga”

The Sweet and Sour of March Madness

March Madness served up a five-course meal on Sunday, and how Sweet 16 it was. My brackets may be broken, but my heart is intact, as I have neither skin nor gelt in the game. Louisville was the first team to tear apart my last men standing, losing to Michigan’s… Read more“The Sweet and Sour of March Madness”

UC Davis Defies The Odds With First Final Four Appearance, USC’s Epic Comeback Over Providence

On the eve of the first round of the NCAA tournament, Dayton, Ohio was the scene of a couple of hard court breaking hearts. The prelude to the big dance was a dramatic double bill featuring a shot at redemption and one for the history books as two California universities… Read more“UC Davis Defies The Odds With First Final Four Appearance, USC’s Epic Comeback Over Providence”

Lakers Fall to Pelicans 105-97 – Suffer Seventh Straight Loss

While the Buss family drama unfolds like a Shakespearean play, the final curtain on the Lakers season can’t come soon enough. Sunday night at the Staples Center, the Pelicans handed Luke Walton’s young and restless line-up a 105-97 defeat, for their seventh straight loss. And the same shortcomings that appear… Read more“Lakers Fall to Pelicans 105-97 – Suffer Seventh Straight Loss”

Ex-Knick Amar’e Stoudemire is Mired in LGBT Hate

Amar’e Stoudemire professed a lack of amore to the LGBT community yesterday, spewing hateful rhetoric regarding his fellow NBA brothers. Asked about having a gay teammate, Stoudemire said: “I’m going to shower across the street. Make sure my change of clothes are around the corner. And I’m going to drive —… Read more“Ex-Knick Amar’e Stoudemire is Mired in LGBT Hate”

Jeanie Buss Finally Pulls The Trigger – Fires Brother Jim and GM Mitch Kupchak

To save the family business, Jeanie Buss took her heart out of the equation, firing big brother Jim and long time Laker GM, Mitch Kupchak. After years agonizing over mistakes and missed opportunities, Buss could no longer defend the damaging decisions that have been done, even offering a mea culpa… Read more“Jeanie Buss Finally Pulls The Trigger – Fires Brother Jim and GM Mitch Kupchak”

Clippers Without Chris Paul Get Pummeled At Oracle Arena

The Chris Paul-less Clippers were pummeled by the Stephen Curry led Warriors 144-98, as Oracle Arena continues to be death trap for Doc Rivers lifeless starting line-up. Without the services of their star point guard, LA has lost four of their last five, and halfway into the NBA season, it… Read more“Clippers Without Chris Paul Get Pummeled At Oracle Arena”

Clippers Annihilate The Nets 127-95 For Their 7th Straight Victory

With my biological NY Knicks stuck in neutral, I’m feeling delight in the dominance of the Los Angeles Clippers, the club I’ve adopted since living in Lob City. After last year’s disappointing season, I was certain that Doc Rivers and his billionaire boss, Steve Ballmer were destined to dismantle the… Read more“Clippers Annihilate The Nets 127-95 For Their 7th Straight Victory”

Cavs Crush Raptors 116-78 – Back to Canada For Game 6

It was déjà vu of games one and two as the Cavs crushed the Raptors 116-78, to take a 3-2 Eastern Conference lead back to Canada on Friday. Now that Toronto can’t defend Kevin Love, who scored 25 points, what are they gonna do? It remains to be seen because… Read more“Cavs Crush Raptors 116-78 – Back to Canada For Game 6”

Raptors Stun Cavs North of The Border to Even Series 2-2

The pundits proclaimed that Toronto didn’t have a postseason chance in hell to beat the Cavs, but Monday night the backcourt of DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry had every NBA expert eating crow. Consecutive defeats by the underdogs north of the border, is causing concern for LeBron and coach Tyronn… Read more“Raptors Stun Cavs North of The Border to Even Series 2-2”