Month: February 2009

Transactions: 1/19-2/24

Boston Celtics   2/17    Traded Sam Cassell to Sacramento for a conditional 2015 second-round draft pick 2/19    Traded Patrick O’Bryant to Toronto for a conditional second-round pick in 2014 2/24    Signed Mikki Moore  For Boston, Sam-I-Am was always an insurance policy…

Top Heavy NBA

Most believe that NBA title contention is likely limited to Boston, Cleveland, and the Los Angeles Lakers.  I was just checking out Basketball-Reference’s cool playoff probability reports, which essentially confirm all of our hunches on this point.  As of right…

Quick Thoughts

1.    The Things We Say:    We’re not too interested about what’s going on this All-Star Weekend.  We don’t loath the show but frankly it’s just not that much of a priority for us.  That being said, the NBA All-Star weekend…

NBA Draft Update

After two of stronger, deeper drafts ever, the 2009 draft is going to be fairly normal. There are no can’t miss stars and the best player, Blake Griffin, is more of a hard worker than a great athlete. This is…

Quick Thoughts

1.    All-Star Stuff:    Nothing gets me less excited than the All-Star game and the surrounding All-Star picks and controversies.  As we’ve said before, we rarely catch more than a few moments of the whole weekend.  Still, we do feel compelled…