When the Boston Celtics won their recent NBA Championship 8 years ago, everyone remembers "The Big Three" of Garnett, Pierce and Allen. Many also recall the young point guard Rajon Rondo's suffocating defense and ball distribution. But most casual fans have a hard time coming up with the 5th starter. But without Kendrick Perkins' toughness and intimidation, there's no way the Celtics could have beaten the powerful Lakers...and that is exactly what Perk is trying to instill in the Pelicans.
March 19, 2016
'The Chairman of the Boards' was his nickname and dominating NBA centers was his game. Hall of Famer Moses Malone, one of the greatest big men of all time, passed away suddenly Sunday morning in Norfolk, Virginia. The man who led the NBA in rebounding for 5 straight years is gone, but will never be forgotten.
September 14, 2015
As a coincidental counteraction to Bill Simmons' assertion that the negotiating NBA players possess ‘limited intellectual capital,' player-turned-exec Rex Chapman says the meanie owners are exacting payback for teenage 'dodgeball beatings.' Is that what this all is? ‘Revenge of the Nerds'? Let's dig into the jock backgrounds of some of the owners, the supposed Negotiating Nebbishes.
October 26, 2011