Tag Archives: Basketball

That Deluxe Apartment in the Sky

I am proud to announce that this blog is moving to a new address: http://www.itgoestoXI.net. All of the old posts (and properly attributed photos) will remain here, but new material will only go on the new site, which also houses … Continue reading

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Big Love

Forward Kevin Love of the Minnesota Timberwolves has had an incredible week so far. In Monday’s victory over Golden State, Love scored 36 points (13-23 from the floor, 3-5 from three, 7-10 from the free-throw line) and grabbed 17 rebounds. … Continue reading

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Illinois Can’t Get Smart

Shaka Smart has apparently rejected the overtures of the University of Illinois in favor of remaining the head coach of the VCU Rams. Any good news for VCU is anathema to most ODU Monarchs fans, but I take the view … Continue reading

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Every Day I’m Muddlin’

I turned 33 last Friday. I refuse to get maudlin on our hoop-hungry horde of readers, but I will say that I’ve learned that I will never stop making mistakes. Let’s be clear: knowing that is one thing, but accepting … Continue reading

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I Pushed the Buzzer

Although the NCAA Tournament has already begun with the “opening round” games, the action gets underway in earnest tomorrow afternoon. To celebrate, here are my three top March Madness buzzer beaters. Off the top of my head, the greatest buzzer … Continue reading

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Who’s the Fairest of Them All?

Syracuse sophomore forward C.J. FairĀ has started only five of Syracuse’s 33 games this season, but he is an important piece of the puzzle for coach Jim Boeheim and the Orange. The Orange, the number one seed in the East Region … Continue reading

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Just…Wow

Gerald GreenĀ of the New Jersey Nets had 26 points against the Rockets last night, including these two:   That one speaks for itself.

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