TAG: Rick Majerus

Smack / Dec 2, 2012 / 8:26 am

Miami Stays Undefeated At Home; Spurs Are Still Best In The West

Dwyane Wade

The last time Miami played Brooklyn at home, the Nets got beatdown by 30. For one half last night, it seemed like things were changing. LeBron James wasn’t playing well. The Nets were killing it offensively. Even Jerry Stackhouse was turning back the clock. Alas, the Heat turned up the defense and allowed just 30 points in the second half in another double-digit win. Dwyane Wade missed just six shots in a 34-point performance, and Miami’s defense went to a place Brooklyn couldn’t counter in the second half. Read More »

Smack / Aug 26, 2012 / 5:58 am

Amar’e Is Only Getting Better; Derrick Favors Is Ready To Rise

Amar'e Stoudemire

Before you write off the Knicks as fake contenders because they let Jeremy Lin walk in free agency and replaced him with The Point Guard Formerly Known As Raymond Felton, remember three things: New York has Carmelo Anthony, New York has Amar’e Stoudemire, and New York has Tyson Chandler. Is that the best frontcourt in the NBA? It’s very likely. Read More »