Quick Notes: “Pels Upset Cavs”

One of the bigger regular season upsets took place last night – the victim: Cleveland. Coming off a rough loss to San Antonio over the weekend, Cleveland looked to rebound v. the Anthony Davis-less Pels in New Orleans. Instead, AD’s former UK running mate Terrence Jones stole the show w/ 36 points, 11 boards & 3 blocks. ‘Nawlins snuck away w/ a W & now sit … Continue reading Quick Notes: “Pels Upset Cavs”

11/1/16 • Quick Notes: “Are the Bulls Good?”

Don’t look now! The Chicago Bulls are 3-0 on the young season, with victories coming over Boston, Indiana & Brooklyn. Quality victories? Maybe. BOS & IND were on the second night of back-to-backs and BKN just isn’t very good. 3-0 is nice but it doesn’t tell the entire story • CHI leads the league in points/game (113.7!), is second in rebounding (53.3) & assists (28.3) The … Continue reading 11/1/16 • Quick Notes: “Are the Bulls Good?”

10/31/16 • Quick Notes: “Weekend UnderDOGs”

2016-17 has gotten off to a flying start – it seems with each (final) box score, there’s some crazy line turned in. But it’s not just stars setting the bar. “Halloween weekend” featured its share of notable UnderDOG performances. Let’s take a look a few: Sean Kilpatrick • 10/28 v. IND • 18 points (10 in the 4th), 5 rebounds, W An upset victory in … Continue reading 10/31/16 • Quick Notes: “Weekend UnderDOGs”

San Antonio’s The First to 4-0

If you thought the Spurs would take a step back in 2016-17, you’re absolutely wrong…so far, at least. San Antonio’s the first team to 4-0 after defeating Miami earlier today, 106-99. Kawhi Leonard continued his scorching-hot start to the year w/ another impressive line: 27 points – 16 in the 4th, 10-12 FT • 6 dimes • 50% FG Kawhi’s blazing his own trail to start the … Continue reading San Antonio’s The First to 4-0