May 9, 2019 NBA Playoff Recap

Top Performers James HardenHOU @ GSW 31 4 8 4 stl Klay ThompsonGSW vs. HOU 27 4 1 5-10 3-pt G. AntetokounmpoMIL vs. BOS 20 8 8 2 stl, 2 blk Stephen CurryGSW vs. HOU 25 6 5 Nikola MiroticMIL vs. BOS 10 11 3 2 stl Khris MiddletonMIL vs. BOS 19 8 5 Marcus MorrisBOS @ MIL 14 11 3 George HillMIL vs. BOS 16 3 1 Eric BledsoeMIL vs. BOS 18 6 2 P.J. TuckerHOU @ GSW 1 Yesterday’s Scores Houston Rockets  99 Golden State Warriors  104 PTS J.Harden-HOU…

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NBA Recap: April 7, 2019

Top Performances G. AntetokounmpoMIL vs. ATL 30 9 3 3 blk James HardenHOU vs. PHO 30 13 9 5-6 3-pt Clint CapelaHOU vs. PHO 22 13 4 De’Aaron FoxSAC vs. NOP 24 6 11 3 stl K. TownsMIN vs. OKC 35 7 2 13-14 ft Ian ClarkNOP @ SAC 31 4 3 2 stl, 2 blk Jahlil OkaforNOP @ SAC 23 14 3 2 blk K. Caldwell-PopeLAL vs. UTA 32 6 6 Elfrid PaytonNOP @ SAC 26 6 14 3 blk Damian LillardPOR vs. DEN 30 6 5 Yesterday’s Scores…

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NBA Recap: April 2, 2019

Top Performers James HardenHOU @ SAC 36 3 10 7-12 3-pt R. WestbrookOKC vs. LAL 20 20 21 Triple-double D. CousinsGSW vs. DEN 28 13 5 2 stl, 2 blk DeMar DeRozanSAS vs. ATL 29 7 7 15-16 ft Kent BazemoreATL @ SAS 26 4 2 5-7 3-pt Kevin DurantGSW vs. DEN 21 3 6 2 blk Alex LenATL @ SAS 21 5 3 Paul GeorgeOKC vs. LAL 19 6 5 5 stl Derrick WhiteSAS vs. ATL 23 4 3 10-12 fg Buddy HieldSAC vs. HOU 20 7 5 Yesterday’s…

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March 22, 2019 NBA Recap

Top 5 Performers: James HardenHOU vs. SAS 61 7 1 9-13 3-pt JaVale McGeeLAL vs. BRK 33 20 0 15-20 fg Paul GeorgeOKC @ TOR 28 6 5 5-10 3-pt Terrence RossORL vs. MEM 31 7 0 8-12 3-pt G. AntetokounmpoMIL vs. MIA 27 8 7 2 blks Yesterday’s Scores Los Angeles Clippers     110 Cleveland Cavaliers     108 PTS D.Gallinari-LAC – 27 TRB 2 tied – 9 San Antonio Spurs     105 Houston Rockets     111 PTS J.Harden-HOU – 61 TRB C.Capela-HOU – 16 Brooklyn Nets     111 Los Angeles Lakers     106 PTS J.McGee-LAL – 33 TRB J.McGee-LAL – 20…

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March 20, 2019 NBA Recap

Top 5 Performers James HardenHOU @ MEM 57 7 8 9-17 3-pt Joel EmbiidPHI vs. BOS 37 22 4 20-21 ft Damian LillardPOR vs. DAL 33 5 12 6-12 3-pt Lauri MarkkanenCHI vs. WAS 32 13 5 5-8 3-pt Mike ConleyMEM vs. HOU 35 5 8 Yesterday’s Games Washington Wizards     120 OT Chicago Bulls     126 PTS L.Markkanen-CHI – 32 TRB L.Markkanen-CHI – 13 Milwaukee Bucks     102 Cleveland Cavaliers     107 PTS K.Middleton-MIL – 26 TRB K.Middleton-MIL – 12 Houston Rockets     125 OT Memphis Grizzlies     126 PTS J.Harden-HOU – 57 TRB J.Valanciunas-MEM – 15 Utah Jazz     137 New…

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NBA Recap: March 15, 2019

Top Performers: James HardenHOU vs. PHO 41 9 11 14-17 ft G. AntetokounmpoMIL @ MIA 33 16 9 2 stl, 3 blk Julius RandleNOP vs. POR 45 11 6 2 stl, 3 blk Bradley BealWAS vs. CHO 40 5 5 7-13 3-pt Robin LopezCHI @ LAC 22 8 3 3 Yesterday’s Scores: Los Angeles Lakers      97 Detroit Pistons     111 PTS L.Galloway-DET – 23 TRB A.Drummond-DET – 23 Phoenix Suns     102 Houston Rockets     108 PTS J.Harden-HOU – 41 TRB D.Ayton-PHO – 14 Chicago Bulls     121 Los Angeles Clippers     128 PTS Z.LaVine-CHI – 31 TRB 3 tied…

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The kicks of the 2019 NBA All-Star Game

As the years roll on the NBA’s annual mid season celebration of greatness known as All-Star weekend has become just as much about what the players wear on the court than the on court activities themselves. This year was no different. Here is the complete oncourt sneaker lineup from the 2019 NBA All-Star game. Giannis Antetokounmpo, Nike Zoom Kobe IV Protro Stephen Curry, Under Armour Curry 6 Joel Embiid, Under Armour Anatomix Spawn Low Paul George, Nike PG3 “All Star” Blake Griffin, Jordan Super.Fly MVP Kyle Lowry, Adidas Marquee Boost…

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The coverage of the James Harden scoring “tear” celebrates “Heroball”

It seems that the fervor over the run of these games of such prolific scoring caused the focus to be laid on the numbers solely and not to take into account the circumstances under which they occurred. Call me crazy but efficiency matters. Over the course of these twelve games, Harden has only shot 50% or better 3 times and only better than 45% once. The rest of the games saw Harden connect with 43% or less of his shot attempts, including two clunkers of 7-23 and 12-34 respectively. I realize…

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James Harden kicks Adidas in the groin (AGAIN!) at NBA Media Day

James Harden’s signing of a 13 year,$200 million has been extensively covered and well documented. Also extensively covered and just as well documented has been Harden’s inability,or unwillingness, to not wear the competition’s footwear. Once more the Adidas pitchman put himself in the completely avoidable position of being photographed in a pair of Nikes. This time it took place at NBA media day where he took a photograph with teammate Dwight Howard in a pair of Nike Zoom Run the One. Here is the picture: I wonder how he will…

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Nike Hyperchase Premium “Solar Blue”

The Zoom Hyperchase is the sneaker most closely associated with Rockets’ guard James Harden when get paid to rock the Swoosh (though he now does so for free, much to Adidas’ chagrin) is set to come to retail. As the name implies, the solar blue hue is the star of this sneaker, as it comprises the entirety of the upper, along with reflective swooshes on its medial and lateral sides. A white speckled midsole and clear outside round out this package. Although there is no stated release date it’s believed…

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