NBA All-Star East Selections (originally from stumped4aduck.com)

Point Guard Binczyk: John Wall (Washington Wizards) With not a lot of superstar grade talent to choose from in the East since Rose went down, I’m picking John. Although averaging less than Kyrie, his reliability and importance to that Wizards team is insurmountable. Lavalette: John Wall In a league that is top-heavy with elite point…

NBA Q&A (From stumped4aduck.com)

Binczyk: Let’s kick it off with the terrible start the New York Knicks have endured. Still early days but the loss of Tyson Chandler has left a defensive hole that is big enough to drive a Mack truck through. Is there any coming back for this Knicks team to be some sort of threat come…

Australian connection

Can it be possible that Australians have found a new ‘home away from home’ tucked away in San Antonio, Texas? The City of San Antonio might be more known for the ‘Battle of the Alamo’, but in professional sports the San Antonio Spurs have become known as the hotspot for international basketball talent and to…

Step in the right direction

San Antonio can feel more buoyed by their overtime defeat against Memphis after a disappointing 48 minutes against the struggling Lakers two nights before. The Spurs’ locker room was reportedly flat after their underwhelming performance against a depleted and sorry Los Angeles Lakers. In an 82-game regular season, wins don’t always equate to good play…

The Spurs way

Despite injuries, road heavy schedule, the popgate scandal, Stephen Jackson’s threats over twitter and the Halloween photos, the San Antonio Spurs sit second in the Western Conference standings. Call it the Spurs way or whatever you like but they are one of the rare teams that play in the same style and pace whoever the…

Linsanity still finding the “middle”

Linsanity certainly hasn’t breached the Texan borders and it might never. This might disappoint the millions (yes millions) of Jeremy Lin fans and in particular ESPN who followed the craziness surrounding the Asian-American Harvard graduate to the extreme. The shortened lockout season was all about Linsanity until Lebron James finally reached the top of the…

Make a point

Decisions, decisions, decisions. The upcoming London Olympics proves to be a critical moment in Patty Mill’s basketball career. In the just completed NBA season, Mills finally landed in a team that suits his run and gun and high-octane offensive play. The San Antonio Spurs was the perfect fit at this stage of his development as…