AGR’s 8th Annual “Big Shot Bob (Rob)” Playoff Tournament

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The annual “Big Shot Bob (Rob)” tourney is back on the scene like The Machine in New York City. Although all the MVP talk has been fun (best reads on the matter: Kevin Pelton, Zach, Lowe, FiveThirtyEight), it has taken attention away from the NBA playoffs. But here we are, with the first games kicking off and with questions abound (except for the eventual champion–we all know that’ll be a team whose name starts with a W). Let’s take a look at each first round series before we review this year’s BSB(R) picks.

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AGR’s 2015-2016 All-Slamma-Jamma Teams: This Season’s Top Dunkers

1626681The 2015-16 season is in the books, and yet I’m hungry for more hoops. Summer league is happening (and about to end), for an NBA fiend like me, I need something else to munch on. And what’s tastier than another round of AGR’s All-Slamma-Jamma teams? Probably pizza. Definitely pizza–gotta eat some of that soon.

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NBA Finals Recap and 2016 Big Shot Bob (Rob) Tourney Conclusion

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“Better late than never.” It’s an expression that’s relevant not only to my writing of this blog post, but also to the Cavaliers’ comeback from being down 3-1 and their late-game play in Game 7.

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Conference Finals Recap and Big Shot Bob (Rob) Tournament Update

Part-GTY-477379320-1-1-2OH BABY. Could this muthafuggin’ shit be any fucking better? I normally don’t swear too much here on AGR, but COT DAMN I am excited for this rematch. We’ll get into the Finals preview, but first, an update with where we all stand in the BSB(R).

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Second Round Recap and Big Shot Bob (Rob) Tournament Update

The second round provided the full spectrum of basketball outcomes–sweeps, seven-gamers, upsets, injuries, and epic overtimes. Now that the second round dust has settled, what do the BSB(R) standings look like?

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The Frank Reynolds Trashman Team: 2015-16 Edition

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Head Coach: Frank Reynolds

“Trash rules everything around me / TREAM, always sunny / Squalor, squalor fringe, y’all.” – The anthem of this year’s “T.R.E.A.M. Team” AKA the The Frank Reynolds Trashman Team.

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First Round Recap and Big Shot Bob (Rob) Tournament Update

LBJ getting mean.

LBJ getting mean.

Folks, the first round is over. We were treated to a little bit of everything–sweeps, upsets, game-winners, posterizations, and close series. Before diving in, let’s take a look at the state of affairs in the BSB(R).

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