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Monthly Archives: January 2007

Striking Gold in the Alamo

A League of Their Own The current prevailing opinion is that there are three clear cut NBA Championship contenders?Spurs, Mavs, and Suns?with the rest of the league on the outside looking in. We as objective analysts make our living proving popular opinion wrong?except when it?s exactly right on the money. The Spurs, Mavs, and Suns really are the three best teams in the league. How do we know this? We could point to Win-Loss record, but that?s somewhat subject to randomness at this point. In other words, it?s subject to luck and luck is neither an indicator of quality, nor …continue reading

New Year Blues

Sorry for the lack of updates, but Ms. KnickerBlogger & I are enjoying a New Year’s vacation. Last night I called the local bar & asked if they would have the Knicks/Kings game on the television. They said of course. I told them it wasn’t a local game. (I’m not in NY.) They said they’ll be able to find it on their satellite dish. So I headed down to the local bar at 9:30, grabbed some food, and asked Dave our waiter to put the game on. He said “I’m a Sixers and Knicks fan, so I’ll put the Philly …continue reading