TAG: Bill Cartwright

NBA, Video / Oct 23, 2013 / 1:45 pm

20 Craziest Fights In NBA History

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Gone are the days where two NBA teams who straight-up didn’t like each other could get together and elevate their rivalry with a brawl. Good riddance. Those who enjoy watching titans inflict pain on each other can find plenty of other vices to quench their thirst for violence. In fact, there are entire weekends devoted to it, with the college and professional rankings of football dedicated to humans crashing into each other and hoping they hurt their opponent as much as they want to hurt them. Read More »

Smack / Mar 9, 2012 / 2:06 am

Dwight Howard Has A Surprise For Chicago; An Old Western Is Re-Aired

Dwight Howard

Dwight Howard (photo. Mannion)

Is Stan Van Gundy a master motivator or just annoying enough to stoke the Magic’s fire? There’s evidence each way, but the result was a much-needed win for Orlando against Chi-town. SVG had called out his team just days ago, saying they were being complacent about having the third-best record in the East. Hey, you’d be upset too when you lose to the Bobcats and show the energy of a corpse as Charlotte started its double-digit comeback … Different story on Thursday: The Magic came in the first quarter hot like a burning building with 75 percent shooting. Read More »

Video, Video Games / Aug 22, 2011 / 5:00 pm

NBA 2K12 “NBA’s Greatest” Trailer

Who would ever make a teaser trailer with highlights from guys like Bill Laimbeer and Bill Cartwright? Even with those dudes, this is crazy. Check out NBA 2K12‘s newest trailer.


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NBA / Jul 8, 2010 / 4:29 pm

Chicago’s last-ditch pitch to LeBron

LeBron James

Before LeBron James causes a party in one city and breaks hearts in five others, the teams still in pursuit of the NBA’s biggest star are undoubtedly vying for one last audience with LBJ before he goes live on-air at 9 p.m. on ESPN. What will those teams say to LeBron should they get his ear for a last-ditch pitch? Next up: Chicago: Read More »

Smack / Dec 18, 2009 / 5:13 am

The Breakout, Part 2

Jerryd Bayless

Jerryd Bayless

Before Thursday, the last time we saw the Blazers host the Suns on national TV in December, Brandon Roy had his “superstar” breakout by dumping 52 points on Phoenix. Last night, same setting with the same teams, it was Jerryd Bayless‘ turn. Having just recently been introduced to consistent playing time since Portland is racked by injuries, Bayless went off for 29 points (9-15 FG, 9-12 FT) in 29 minutes off the bench, and by the end of the night had Charles Barkley calling Nate McMillan into question for keeping Bayless buried until now … Read More »