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Hollywood’s Newest Star: Dwight Howard Traded to Lakers

The Dwight Howard saga is finally over as he has been traded to the Los Angeles Lakers as part of a blockbuster 4-team trade. Philadelphia 76ers all-star Andre Iguodala is heading to the Denver Nuggets, while the 76ers acquire Andrew Bynum, and Jason Richardson. The Orlando magic receive Arron Afflalo, Al Harrington, Nikola Vecevic and a protected future first-round draft pick from each of the … Continue reading Hollywood’s Newest Star: Dwight Howard Traded to Lakers

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2012 NBA Playoffs: Celtics Rally to Take Gm 1, Lakers Prevail in 7

Celtics 92 76ers 91 BOS 1-0 It wasn’t pretty but a win is a win. The Boston Celtics kicked off the second round of the NBA Playoffs with a come from behind victory over the Philadelphia 76ers in game 1. Although it wasn’t his smoothest game Rajon Rondo was still able to record his 8th career triple-double with 13 points, 12 rebounds, and 17 assists. … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: Celtics Rally to Take Gm 1, Lakers Prevail in 7

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2012 NBA Playoffs: Sixers and Celtics Advance, Nuggets Force Game 7

76ers 79 Bulls 78 PHI wins 4-2 The Philadelphia 76ers are heading to the second after narrowly defeated the Chicago Bulls 79-78 in game 6. Andre Iguodala drained two free throws with 2.2 seconds remaining to put Philly ahead. C.J. Watson would heave up a desperation half court shot that nearly banked in as time expired. Iguodala led the Sixers with 20 points and 7 … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: Sixers and Celtics Advance, Nuggets Force Game 7

2012 NBA Playoffs: Staying Alive

Pacers 105 Magic 87 IND wins 4-1 The Indiana Pacers became the first team in the Eastern Conference to advance to the second round as they made easy work of the Orlando Magic in game 5. Danny Granger led the Pacers with 25 points, while Darren Collison pitched in with 19 points. Jameer Nelson led the Magic with 27 points. The Pacers will meet the … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: Staying Alive

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2012 NBA Playoffs: 3-1 Advantage

76ers 89 Bulls 82 PHI 3-1 The number one seed in the Eastern Conference are a loss away from being eliminated by the eight seed Philadelphia 76ers. The Bulls lost their third straight game of the series since they lost their superstar Derrick Rose to a torn ACL. Spencer Hawes’ 22 points and Jrue Holiday’s 20 points led Philly to a 89-82 game 4 victory. … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: 3-1 Advantage

2012 NBA Playoffs: Truth Prevails

(4)Celtics 87 (5)Hawks 80 Tied 1-1 No Rondo, no problem. Playing without their star point guard Rajon Rondo who was suspended for game 2, Paul Pierce carried the Celtics to a 87-80 victory over the Atlanta Hawks in game two. Pierce put together a massive double-double with 36 points and 14 rebounds. Kevin Garnett also recorded a double-double scoring 15 points and pulling down 12 … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: Truth Prevails

2012 NBA Playoffs: Western Conference First Round Predictions

The 2012 NBA Playoffs are here! After an exciting lockout shortened season, we have an intriguing set of first round series. Let’s take a look at our Western Conference first round predictions. Western Conference (1)San Antonio Spurs vs (8)Utah Jazz San Antonio had the top seed last year and was upset in the first round. There won’t be a let down this year as a … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: Western Conference First Round Predictions