Cleveland’s quest to be the best – Cavs start strong, Celtics battle back

Part III – Retaining home court advantage by virtue of their superior regular season record, the Cavs tipped off against Boston Saturday 5/1. King James seemed in fine form, pouring in 35 points & seven rebounds/assists, to key a Cavs attack that dispatched Boston 101-93. Often streaky Mo Williams lent a hand for 20 points, … Read more

Cavs vs. Bulls – a tale of two teams & one playoff series, told in two parts

Part I – I could expound at length on the obstacles, perils, & pitfalls facing the Cleveland Cavaliers in their championship quest. Instead, I will employ simple yet subtle wisdom, courtesy of Lao-Tzu: “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step” Doesn’t that just say it all, and with such elegance? Founder … Read more

Charlotte plasters Philly & look towards postseason

Charlotte, 3/31/10 – They’re playing Coach Larry Brown’s “right way”. They’re in possession of a high-scoring dynamo (Gerald Wallace) whose slashing style seems inspired by this guy. They’re amply supplied with seasoned vets (Stephen Jackson, Boris Diaw, & Theo Ratliff) who’ll steel their spine in the trying times ahead. They’re the Charlotte Bobcats, and they’re … Read more