Clint Capela and the Numbers

Rockets center Clint Capela, and his coach Mike D’Antoni, believe Capela should be included in the NBA’s annual rite of passage, the All-Star Game, which will be played in Charlotte in just about a month. How things have changed for the Swiss born, African ancestry Capela. He was a brief holdout this summer before getting…

First Kobe, Now Clint Capela in the Dwight Crosshairs

Everything, as they say, comes out in the wash. It was reported by ESPN’s Tim MacMahon that the discourse and disenchantment and passive ugliness that tainted and ruined the Rockets season last year had to do with upper management, primarily Darryl Morey the Rockets GM wanting a Howard demotion. Les Alexander, the Rockets owner was…

Kobe’s Dunk Making People Lose Their Mind

It was a moment of dramatic theater though it wasn’t the greatest dunk of Kobe Byrant’s illustrious career. It was, though, the greatest dunk of Kobe’s post Achilles world. The unexpectedness of it- okay, let’s not front- the damn shock of him elevating on Clint Capela made your eyeballs roll back in your head and…