The 2018 NBA Draft is here ! This means, it’s the end of Mock Draft season. This is a time when a lot of insiders try to read the tea leaves, wade through the smokescreens and prognosticate the upcoming Draft. It’s important to know the caveats of my mock, as all mock drafts are not […]Read more "2018 NBA Mock Draft (Lottery)"
The Grousbeck brothers & Stephen Pagliuca. Joseph Lacob. Tilman Fertitta. Peter Holt. Chances are, you have NO idea who any of those people are without Googling them. You know who they are ? They are the (majority) owners of the Boston Celtics, Golden State Warriors, Houston Rockets, and San Antonio Spurs, respectively. You don’t know […]Read more "How to KEEP LeBron Vol. 3 – Cavs Edition"
In the 31 years between 1980 and 2010, the Los Angeles Lakers played in the NBA Finals 16 times. Out of those 16 attempts, they captured the NBA Championship 10 times. That means in any given year for a little over 3 decades, that season had a 50% chance of ending with the Lakers winning […]Read more "How To Get LeBron Vol. 2 – Lakers Edition"
The San Antonio Spurs Dynasty is one of the most underappreciated dynasties in all of sports. They have been a potent force for two decades now, navigating the many different iterations that the NBA has evolved into. The mystique of the Spurs resonates with their ability to evolve, both ahead of and contrary to the […]Read more "How To Get LeBron Vol. 1 – Spurs Edition"
This pick was the first true head scratcher of the day for Bob Quinn and company, in my opinion. Though I may have had some reservations about passing up on a pass rusher with the Ragnow pick, and passing up on Guice with the Johnson pick, I did see Ragnow and Johnson as players who […]Read more "DETROIT LIONS DRAFT OVERVIEW- #82 OVERALL TRACEY WALKER"
So I can admit when I have jumped the gun. And I may have jumped the gun in my initial “mild displeasure” over the Lions selection of Mr. Kerryon Johnson. It’s not that I thought Kerryon was a bad player. I knew he was good. He led the SEC in yards and touchdowns and was […]Read more "Detroit Lions Draft Overview – #43 Overall Kerryon Johnson"
I’m back !!!!! After a lengthy hiatus I have been re-energized by my favorite event of the year – The NFL Draft ! I have some mixed feelings about this Draft for the Lions, but I will get into that, as well as my overall feelings about this franchise and the direction it is headed […]Read more "Detroit Lions Draft Overview – #20 Overall Frank Ragnow"