By: Chuck M. | November 12, 2018 Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. “Smarty is an emotional guy,” forward Marcus Morris said. “What he said was real. He said we’ve got to fix this [expletive]. He said, ‘It’s not OK. It’s not OK. We need to fix it.’ And I agree with him, 100 percent.” “We needed this,” point guard Kyrie Irving said. “We’re not as good as we think we are. I said it at the...Read More
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By: Chuck M. | November 10, 2018 Jaylen Brown vs Rudy Gobert might be the most polite rivalry in the NBA. The high-flying Celtics swingman and the Stifle Tower went toe-to-toe last night on a couple of plays. In the 1st half, Gobert got the best of Brown. “Sortir cette merde d’ici!!!” In the 2nd half, Brown secured his revenge: I’d say Brown won the war but NBA big men never have the odds in their favor in these situations. As usual, Twitter didn’t disappoint: Jaylen Brown just made Rudy Gobert his son in such a short amount of...Read More
By: Chuck M. | November 9, 2018 Irving is attending his grandfather’s memorial service. While our thoughts are with him and his family, we can’t help but miss his production: Over his last 5 games, Kyrie Irving is averaging 29.4 points on 55.9% shooting (53.3% 3-PT), 5.2 rebounds and 5.2 assists Irving has made at least four 3-pointers in each of the last five games, matching the longest streak of his NBA career — Celtics Stats (@celtics_stats) November 9, 2018 The line shifted from Utah -3.5 to Utah -6 upon news of Kyrie’s availability. With or without Kyrie, this...Read More
By: Chuck M. | November 6, 2018 The league just announced that Kyrie Irving has been fined $25,000 for that little move following last night’s loss to Denver. It’s pennies to a man months away from signing a contract worth $180 million but the league had to take action. I’m not a fan of unwritten rules in any sport so the late jumper by Jamal Murray didn’t bother me. I mean, if Jamal wants to reach 50 and throw himself a party after, let him go for it. I’d rather admire Irving’s amazing talents: Jamal Murray, Kyrie Irving, Celtics,...Read More