Archive: February, 2017

spencer

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Feb2017
By Neil Beldock Whenever a recently drafted underclassman walks onto the stage of the NBA draft to shake hands with the commissioner, thus beginning a life of potentially many riches, there are plenty who ... Read More
February 28, 2017support
palestra

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Feb2017
The first-ever Ivy League Championship Tournament will be played in this iconic & classic arena.....The perfect setting for a very underrated league. Home of the old "Big Five"......... Read More
February 27, 2017neil
larry

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Feb2017
On Who Should Guard Him: "I didn't care who guarded me - red, yellow, black. I just didn't want a white guy guarding ... Read More
February 24, 2017support
barr

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Feb2017
By Neil Beldock (This is the 5th installment of a continuing series on the ABA) So, the ABA now has owners with deep pockets, a well known basketball legend as a commissioner, a 3-point ... Read More
February 23, 2017support
dampier

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Feb2017
By Neil Beldock (This is the 4th installment in a continuing series about the ABA.) Retrospectively ... Read More
February 23, 2017support
mac

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Feb2017
By Neil Beldock "When I got to North Carolina there was little or no interest in college basketball there. Everybody was a football fan." Frank McGuire reflecting on his arrival at the University of ... Read More
February 21, 2017neil
press

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Feb2017
By Neil Beldock "One should never underestimate Press's knowledge of the game. Over the years he was the one I would go to for analysis on several aspects of the game.": Legendary UCLA ... Read More
February 20, 2017neil
barnes

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Feb2017
By Neil Beldock On September 8th, 2014 the news began to spread rapidly. Marvin Barnes was dead at the age of 62 after once again falling victim to an old foe; drug addiction. A sad ending to a sad story of unrealized and ... Read More
February 14, 2017support
lin

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Feb2017
By Neil Beldock Jeremy Lin's play during the 2011-12 NBA season which became branded as "Linsanity" may be the most unprecedented, unpredictable, surprising, captivating and amazing stretch of basketball ever played......EVER!!!!! For those who witnessed "Linsanity", the memories and excitement of this phenomenon ... Read More
February 14, 2017support
fly

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Feb2017
By Neil Beldock When it comes to James "Fly" Williams, where do you start? Do you start by talking about a true New York City playground legend from the late 1960's to early 1970's? Do you start by talking about ... Read More
February 14, 2017support
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