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Smack / Feb 2, 2011 / 4:40 am

Lakers survive test from familiar nemesis; Celtics tested in Cali

Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant (photo. Nike)

Every legit NBA title contender this season seems to have that one Lottery-bound team that poses problems for them. For the Celtics, it has been Detroit. For the Spurs, it’s been Minnesota. For the Heat, it’s been Indiana. The Lakers? They’ve been having a tough time with the Rockets for the last couple of years now, Yao or no Yao. Last night’s matchup was another nail-biter … It’s easy to see why the Rockets are a bad matchup for the defending champs. Read More »

College / Aug 3, 2010 / 1:00 pm

NCAA Preview: Most Valuable Players in the SEC

Georgia's Trey Thompkins

While most of the summer has been focused on the NBA, college basketball will be starting up again in a few weeks. As a basketball team manager at Vanderbilt, the SEC is my specialty, and while Kentucky is loaded with All-American freshmen again, experience still counts in this league. Here are the returning players most important to their team’s success this season: Read More »