11 May 2013

Could it get any worse for Rutgers basketball?

As Michael Corleone and Silvio Dante once said, "Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in." In this case, it's referring to the athletics department at Rutgers University, specifically the basketball program. Just when they thought they had put the controversy and the turbulence behind them with the Mike Rice fiasco and made a solid hire in Scarlet Knights legend Eddie Jordan, there's controversy surrounding that as well as it was broken by Deadspin that Jordan, despite claims to the contrary, never graduated from the school.

08 May 2013

Watch Spike Lee videobomb Reggie Miller

Personally, I'm surprised this has not happened before. As everybody knows, Spike Lee is a Knicks whore who famously tried to trash-talk Reggie Miller many times when the Pacers came to Madison Square Garden, with the most famous example occurring in Game 5 of the 1994 Eastern Conference Finals, when Miller went for 39, with 25 in the fourth quarter, en route to an Indiana to a 93-86 victory. A little less than 18 years later, Lee dropped a classic bomb behind the awful analyst. Let's go to the videotape.

06 May 2013

Who will be the next coach of the Nets?

After a topsy-turvy campaign that resulted in a disappointing first round loss to the Chicago Bulls, the Nets decided to not remove the interim tag from P.J. Carlesimo and they will look for a replacement of the fired Avery Johnson, who was axed in December. As expected, the Nets are going after high-profile candidates but who will end up with the job?