Category: Quick Thoughts

It’s really hard to explain and contextualize this amazing Rocket run.  The Rockets are a good team and have been in the 50-win range for the last few years but this 22-game winning streak makes no sense.  As we noted…

Quick Thoughts

1.    Trade Progress Report:    The recent trades of Pau Gasol, Shaquille O’Neal, and Jason Kidd have all been pretty well examined and re-examined to date but I thought we could take a look a little closer and see what else…

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1.    Star  Power:  The state of the Western Conference is pretty astounding.  The top nine teams are separated by only a few games in the standing.  In fact, it seems almost certain that the eight seed in the West will…

Quick Thoughts

1.    Kidd Stuff:    What initially seemed like a very interesting deal between the Nets and Mavericks now appears close to dead.  The deal as originally constituted looks like this:  Nets Get: Devin Harris (heart of the deal.  Harris is locked…

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1.    Big Win In SA:    A few weeks ago, we examined the New Orleans Hornets’ hot start to determine how real it is and how likely it is to continue.  We concluded that the Hornets were pretty good but that…