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Smack / Sep 30, 2009 / 3:17 am

NBA starting fives taking shape; Iverson’s on the bench (for now)

Allen Iverson

One of the most interesting parts of the first few days of NBA training camp is seeing the lineups we’ve speculated about all summer finally coming together. Some of them haven’t changed a bit, some of them look real good, and some — try Chris Duhon, Wilson Chandler, Danilo Gallinari, Al Harrington and David Lee in New York — just look good and terrible … Speaking of Gallo, apparently Mike D’Antoni has fallen back in love with the kid and is talking him up big-time. After the Knicks fans booed him out of MSG at the draft, the quick assumption was that Gallo would be the next Skita Tskitishvili, but if he stays healthy and carves out a nice little Andrea Bargnani-like niche for himself, that’s a big W for the Knicks … Read More »

Dimepiece, NBA / Aug 4, 2009 / 3:00 pm

NBA’s Hottest Dimes

Tony Parker

The TV in my apartment stays on two channels: ESPN when I have the remote and The E Channel when my girlfriend does. I won’t even lie, I’ll watch The Daily 10 with my girlfriend to hear all of the latest celebrity gossip news. After recently watching the news that Dallas Cowboys’ QB Tony Romo has replaced his ex-girlfriend with another hot blonde (being dubbed “The New Jessica”) it got me thinking which NBA players have the best dimes waiting for them at their crib. Read More »

Smack / Jul 13, 2009 / 12:02 am

Harden, Thabeet face off in Vegas; D-Wade gets max offer from Miami

James Harden (photo. Orlando Sentinel)

Classic example of the difference between the NBA summer league and the real-life NBA: Yesterday’s matchup pitting #2 pick Hasheem Thabeet against #3 pick James Harden drew a good-sized crowd at the Thomas & Mack Center in Vegas, and later headlined NBA TV’s “Gametime” highlight show. But wait until the regular season, whenever the Grizzlies and Thunder play each other for the first time. Half-empty gym, and it probably won’t even make the nightly highlight shows unless it happens to be A.I.‘s first game with Memphis or Kevin Durant scores 50 … Read More »