With the conclusion of the ever-fascinating NBA Finals, the next stage of the NBA season is quickly approaching–draft time.
I love the NBA Draft. It’s really inexplicable how much I actually love it, I don’t watch a ton of college hoops outside of my Hokies/in March. But for whatever reason, it consumes my thoughts for at least a week (usually longer if not for the strike shortened season).
Also just kidding, there’s nothing particularly dead about the United States Men’s Basketball team for the 2012 Olympics in London…they’ve just had a little setback. With the loss of Dwight Howard and Derrick Rose, two absolute locks to make the team, to injury, Jerry Colangelo and Mike Krzyzewski are going to have to get creative.
Let’s take a look at the preliminary finalist roster, position by position, and see what kind of 12-man roster we should be seeing in London. Continue reading →
This, kids, is the ridiculously long live blog of the NCAA Championship Game. I teamed up with by boy Jacob, who writes another WordPress Blog. We’re boys and now we’re teaming up writing excursions! Continue reading →
Arguably the most important part of the tournament is the players. While the names and colors of their jerseys may look more familiar than the face above them, the players are obviously what makes the tournament tick. Last year, we had two guys are just go HAM (Jimmer was insane, and Kemba will always Kemba in my heart…).
This year, it looks like the field is decently balanced. Here are a few guys I’m looking at during conference tournament play, going into the Dance. Continue reading →