Category: Quick Thoughts

Quick Thoughts Dumb Controversy Edition

Nearing the middle of the season, NBA fans find that the main stories of the month have been controversies: (1)  LeBron James complaining about management (2) Charles Barkley complaining about LeBron’s complaints, (3) LeBron’s complaints about Barkley’s complaints about LeBron’s…

Quick Thoughts

Is it too early to draw any conclusions from this season?  Of course it is!  Over the years, I’ve tried to tell stories and give examples that show not to overreact to small sample sizes.  This year our anecdote takes…

Quick Thoughts

1.  Back In My Day, Part 50: Charles Barkley is a fun character.  He isn’t stupid but shoots from the hip with his opinions and can say things that sound right but sometimes aren’t.  On the subject of whether the…

Quick Thoughts

1. Slow Pacers and Mahinmi’s Shooting: At the end of a ponderous 2014-15 season, Larry Bird and the Pacers decided there needed be changes in style of play. In the context of whether the Pacers wanted big man Roy Hibbert…

Thibodeau Quick Thoughts

1.  Thibo-Done:The big non-Finals news of this week in the NBA is the Bulls firing of Tom Thibodeau.  This has been rehashed several times but is still an interesting subject to look into.  Did the Bulls do the right thing? …