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NBA Christmas Day Preview

It’s Christmas Day and once again the NBA takes center stage with five marquee matchups. Along with festive sneakers worn by the players, the Christmas team uniforms differ each year. This year the NBA has gone with the sleeved jersey being rocked by Dwight Howard below. The actual games on the docket for today should provide for some good entertainment. Chicago Bulls at Brooklyn Nets … Continue reading NBA Christmas Day Preview

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Top NBA Players in 2013-2014: Number 4

With the start of the 2013-2014 NBA season just 4 days away it is time for the annual KAT top players countdown. I’m sure there will be a lot of dissenting views but here goes. 4. Tony Parker, PG, San Antonio Spurs   2012-2013 Stats: 20.3pts, 3reb, 7.6ast Career Achievements: 3× NBA champion (2003, 2005, 2007) NBA Finals MVP (2007) 5× NBA All-Star (2006–2007, 2009, … Continue reading Top NBA Players in 2013-2014: Number 4

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Top NBA Players in 2013-2014: Number 6

With the start of the 2013-2014 NBA season just 6 days away it is time for the annual KAT top players countdown. I’m sure there will be a lot of dissenting views but here goes. 6. Tim Duncan, PF, San Antonio Spurs   2012-2013 Stats: 17.8pts, 9.9reb, 2.7ast, 2.7blk Career Achievements: 4× NBA Champion (1999, 2003, 2005, 2007) 3× NBA Finals MVP (1999, 2003, 2005) 2× NBA MVP (2002-2003) 14× NBA … Continue reading Top NBA Players in 2013-2014: Number 6

2012 NBA Playoffs: Durant and Thunder Heading to First NBA Finals

Thunder 107 Spurs 99 OKC Wins 4-2 The Oklahoma City Thunder are heading to their first NBA Finals after they rallied to defeat the San Antonio Spurs 107-99 in game 6 of the Western Conference Finals. The Thunder, who trailed by as many as 18 points went on a furious rally in the third quarter and took control in the fourth. Kevin Durant led the … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: Durant and Thunder Heading to First NBA Finals

2012 NBA Playoffs: Thunder Take Game 5 in SA

Thunder 108 Spurs 103 OKC 3-2 The Oklahoma City Thunder are one win away from the NBA Finals after they stunned the Spurs in San Antonio to win game five 108-103. The Thunder who were up most of the game, held on late to win their third straight game and push the Spurs to the brink of elimination. Kevin Durant led the Thunder with 27 … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: Thunder Take Game 5 in SA

2012 NBA Playoff: Durant and Ibaka Lead OKC to Game 4 Victory

Thunder 109 Spurs 103 Series tied 2-2 It’s a brand new series as the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the San Antonio Spurs 109-103 in game 4 to even up the series at two games apiece. Serge Ibaka played a flawless ball game and went 11/11 from the field and scored 26 points. With the Thunder up four in the fourth, Kevin Durant took I we … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoff: Durant and Ibaka Lead OKC to Game 4 Victory

2012 NBA Playoffs: Thunder Snap Spurs’ Win Streak

Thunder 102 Spurs 82 SA 2-1 The Oklahoma CIty Thunder ended the San Antonio Spurs’ 20 game win streak and climbed back into the series with a convincing 102-82 victory at home in game 3. The Thunder got off to a fast start and never looked back after the second quarter. Kevin Durant led the way with 22 points. Thabo Sefolosha had his best playoff … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: Thunder Snap Spurs’ Win Streak

2012 NBA Playoffs: Spurs Halfway There

Spurs 120 Thunder 111 SA 2-0 The San Antonio Spurs are two wins away from the NBA Finals after they took down the Oklahoma City Thunder 120-111 in game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Tony Parker was spectacular Tuesday night, leading the Spurs with 34 points and 8 assists. Manu Ginobili scored 20 points off the bench, while Tim Duncan had 11 points and … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: Spurs Halfway There

2012 NBA Playoffs: Western Conference Finals Prediction

Here we are the NBA’s Final 4 the conference finals are finally here! Here are the KAT Conference Finals predictions. Western Conference Finals (1)San Antonio Spurs vs. (2)Oklahoma City Thunder No surprises here, the Western Conference’s two best teams all season long will lock up for a shot to advance to the NBA Finals. The Spurs have been dominant this far with a perfect 8-0 … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: Western Conference Finals Prediction

2012 NBA Playoffs: Heat Knot Series, Spurs Complete Sweep

Heat 101 Pacers 93 Tied 2-2 The Miami Heat rode the backs of their two superstars to a crucial game 4 victory. LeBron James out together his best game of these playoffs with 40 points, 18 rebounds, and 9 assists. Dwyane Wade finally alive, scoring 30 points to go along with 9 rebounds and 6 assists. The biggest shots were made by Udonis Haslem, who … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: Heat Knot Series, Spurs Complete Sweep

2012 NBA Playoffs: Pacers Seize Control, Spurs Dominate

Pacers 94 Heat 75 IND 2-1 Don’t look now, but the Indiana Pacers took a 2-1 series lead with a 94-75 beat down for the Miami Heat in game 3. After going into the halftime break tied, the Pacers came out and put the wood the the Heat in the third. The game was never in doubt in the second half. Roy Hibbert had his … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: Pacers Seize Control, Spurs Dominate