After Mike Scott Was Arrested He Told The Truth

Atlanta Hawks reserve Mike Scott was on Interstate 85 in a car driven by his brother when the sheriffs noticed the Chevy Tahoe getting a little too close to other vehicles. It was nine in the morning on a Thursday. When the police attempted to make a routine stop the Tahoe, driven by Scott’s brother…

The Crazed Justise Winslow Expectations

The hype regarding Justise Winslow is at the point of ridiculousness. Depending on who you listen to Winslow is the missing piece to take the Miami Heat to the NBA Finals or at the very least to the Eastern Conference Finals. A player who has never played in a NBA game, never guarded anyone, never…

Dwayne Wade Gets Paid, Heat Trim Payroll

The Miami Heat reluctantly paid Dwayne Wade $20 million dollars for the 2015-16 season. Now they have to cut the fat around the edges or pay the repeater tax. On Monday, they traded backup guard Shabazz Napier to the Orlando Magic for a draft pick. It made sense. Napier wasn’t going to get the amount…

The Tortured Brooklyn Demise and Fading Light of Deron Williams

Now that the Brooklyn Nets have gone through extraordinary lengths to purge Deron Williams from their roster both Brooklyn and Williams can go back to their ordinary lives as if these past three years have been one of those invisible things you don’t remember because, frankly, nothing was accomplished. With Williams in Brooklyn the Nets…

Eastern Conference Won the Summer

For several years, the Western Conference has had the depth, talent reservoir, championship pedigree and experienced players, and has been the better conference in the NBA’s two tiered system. The West has won the last two NBA Finals, three out of the last five championships, six out of the last ten with only the Boston…

Doc Rivers Integrity: Dead On Arrival

Doc Rivers likes to preach values that define manhood such as trust, honesty, compassion and ethics. His voice often articulates those things that are decent about humanity. Even after a grueling NBA game has devastated his team, Rivers has the character of a man who knows he has to tell the truth, even if it…

Convincing DeAndre

A seminal moment in Doc Rivers stewardship of the Los Angeles Clippers is approaching faster than the winds moving in from the Santa Ana’s. Rivers most important moment as Clipper front man and Clipper behind the scenes man is nearly here. Rivers is smart but more than that he knows how to get human beings…