2012 Western Conference Finals Preview: Spurs vs. Thunder

May 25, 2012 7 Comments

Series Outlook: Do you remember those NFC Championship matchups between the 49ers and Cowboys back in the early to mid-90s?  If so, you probably also recollect that whichever team advanced from that matchup went on to successfully win the Super Bowl.  It wasn’t that the competition coming out of the AFC wasn’t formidable during those […]

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2012 NBA Playoffs: Random News & Notes

May 12, 2012 5 Comments

Six first round series are in the book, and two more will be decided over the weekend.  With the Eastern Conference Semifinals set to begin to tonight (76ers vs. Celtics), as well as the first Los Angeles team trying to avoid elimination (Nuggets vs. Lakers), the NBA playoffs continue to dominate the sporting world (at […]

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The Spurs Continue to Look the Part

Apr 06, 2012 13 Comments

Before the shortened NBA season tipped off, you could probably count the number of teams who realistically had a chance of winning the NBA title on one hand.  Consequently, the San Antonio Spurs probably weren’t one of those teams.  Franchises like the Miami Heat, Oklahoma City Thunder, and Chicago Bulls seemed to be the favorites […]

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2011 NBA Free Agents: Top 15

Jun 29, 2011 1 Comment

By Sportsgrinder Let the countdown begin! With the uncertainty surrounding the league’s Collective Bargaining Agreement, free agency will most definitely take a back seat to the labor discussions between the players and owners. On June 30th (at midnight), the current CBA will expire and prospective free agents (restricted and unrestricted) will be left waiting patiently […]

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2011 NBA Draft Recap

Jun 24, 2011 Comments Off on 2011 NBA Draft Recap

By Sportsgrinder  The 2011 NBA Draft certainly didn’t possess some of the upper echelon talent that we are accustom to seeing during a typical draft pool.  However, there are certainly some interesting prospects who have a chance to be stars in the leauge in the coming years.  Here are some quick thoughts from last night’s […]

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