I was able to join Justin Hull on The Home Stretch to talk about Brandon Jennings playing his way out of a big contract, some possible first round matchups in the playoffs and what players look poised to see their draft stock rise after a strong NCAA Tournament.Read More
Rus Bradburd talked with me about his new book, “Make It, Take It” and why he hung onto this book idea despite having to put this book idea on hold while writing his first two books. He talked about how this book was a way for him to reflect on his experience coaching college basketball, the recent problems involving Rutgers and what it was like to construct a character with serious character flaws but one that you couldn’t help but root for.Read More
First off, a big thank you to Reese’s for sending me the prize package you see above. Today at work a package with a bunch of their candies, a regulation NCAA Wilson Basketball and an online gift card to ShopNCAAA.com showed up at my work. Sweet!
Even sweeter is the new website they launched: www.LetsGoReeses.com – [...]
John Wall chatted with me about the balance between looking for his own shot and getting his teammates enough touches, his confidence being the highest it’s been in the NBA and how vets like Nene and Emeka Okafor have made the game easier for him.
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Dwane Casey chatted with me about the bump in confidence for Jonas Valanciunas and how tough it is to scheme for a point guard like John Wall.Read More
A big thanks to the fine folks at New Era for sending me a new North Carolina Tar Heels hat!Read More
With Atlanta fighting for home court advantage during a rebuilding season that has been marred by injuries, it’s clear that Teague has had a big impact this season. He’s made the jump from being an athlete who was overwhelmed to a floor general that has the poise to make big plays when his team needs while averaging career-highs in scoring and assists.Read More
I’m a sucker for March Madness and normally I crash on my couch and watch the games. This year I’m planning on switching things up and I’m going to get a bit more interactive by taking part in AT&T’s new U-Verse game HORSE.Read More
Josh Smith talked about how great it feels to proves Atlanta’s critics wrong by making the playoffs, how the team adapted after losing Joe Johnson last summer and the growth of Jeff Teague.Read More
Jeff Teague talked with me about having the best season of his career, learning from veteran teammates, and being given more freedom from Larry Drew.
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Shelvin Mack talked about having a big game against the Pacers in front of his former coach, bouncing between the NBA and the D-League this season and how great it is to be a rotation guy on a team making a push for home-court advantage in the playoffs.Read More
You can forgive basketball fans for sleeping on the Denver Nuggets with March Madness and the Miami Heat stealing all of the headlines. But with Denver pushing their franchise-best winning streak to 15 games this weekend, it’s time for basketball fans to wake up and take notice.Read More
WSCO Radio’s Justin Hull and Ryan McNeill of HOOPSADDICT.com joined Justin Hull for a Home Stretch Hangout on the NBA. Topics discussed: Lebron James, Miami Heat Streak, Denver Nuggets, Milwaukee Bucks, Monta Ellis and Larry Sanders.Read More
Michael Jordan has ditched his corporate suit and has spent a substantial amount of time working with Charlotte’s young players. Since training camp kicked off, he has been a subtle but valuable addition to a lot of Charlotte’s practices and team meetings throughout this season.Read More
Mark and McNeill talked about Miami pushing their winning streak to 23 games, Amar’e Stoudemire’s latest injury setback, Larry Sanders showing up the refs and the surging Denver Nuggets.Read More
I was joined by Aaron Torres, author of The Unlikeliest Champion, to talk about the 2013 NCAA Tournament. We broke down all four of the brackets, joked about why the non-basketball fan at your job will win the office pool this year and he gives a list of players for NBA fans to keep an eye out for.Read More
Dwyane Wade talked with the media about how Miami broke open what was a close games, he explained why numbers lie, tomorrows game in Boston and the nasty alleyoop he finished.Read More
Morris Peterson talked about what brought him back to Toronto, what it’s like being back in the building, what former teammates he has kept in touch with, and Vince Carter’s evolution late in his career.Read More
Dwane Casey is in a tough spot because he’s responsible for helping the young guys grow but he also needs results to secure his job.Read More
Dwane Casey chatted with me about playing Toronto’s younger players more over the next few weeks, why Terrence Ross and Jonas Valanciunas are poised to see more minutes, the growth DeMar DeRozan has shown this season, how players can become better defenders and what he wants to see Valanciunas work on to make the next step as a player.Read More