You already know about that Crawford, but did you know about this one? David Stern suspended referee Joey Crawford indefinitely today following Crawford’s ejection of Tim Duncan in Sunday’s Spurs/Mavs matchup on national TV. According to the ESPN.com story, Stern said: “Especially in light of similar prior acts by this official, a significant suspension is [...]
Archive for April, 2007
I’m thinking about driving up to Charlotte on Wednesday to catch the Knicks final game against Bob’s Cats. I just haven’t made up my mind. Can anyone give me one good reason I should go?
As of right this second, the Knicks are tied for the 8th spot in the NBA lottery (ties are broken with coin tosses) with Sacramento. They are a half game ahead of Charlotte (currently 7th) and a game behind Philadelphia (10th). The Knicks’ remaining games: At New Jersey At Toronto New Jersey At Charlotte You [...]
Random Notes & Thoughts: * I’ve come up with a new game to play during Knick games, I call it the Jared Jeffries game. Anytime an announcer says Jeffries stats, add the words “a career high” after it. It works well when they say things like “Jeffries has 5 points on the night” or “That’s [...]
Mar 6 vs Seattle L 99-100 Marbury 40/Richardson 9/Richardson 5 Mar 10 at Washington W 90-89 Francis 26/Curry 9/Marbury 5 Mar 14 at Toronto L 94-104 Marbury 31/Curry 6/Marbury 9 Mar 16 vs New Orl/OKC L 90-92 Francis 21/Frye 7/Francis 10 Mar 18 vs Toronto W 92-74 Marbury 21/Balkman 12/Marbury 9 Mar 20 vs Dallas [...]
Stephon Marbury has the skills, stats, and salary of a star. Nonetheless, he is perceived by many to be a loser. This greater perception of Marbury-As-Loser is likely formed in part by a constellation of subsidiary perceptions, such as the perception that Marbury is selfish (especially if you are a point guard purist), the perception [...]
One of the more irritating things this season reading John Hollinger has been his consistent (not constant, as he has only brought it up a few times, but he has done so consistently – the same talking points) harping on the Knicks paying off of Jalen Rose and Maurice Taylor, which kept the Knicks from [...]