Monthly Archives: December 2010

NBA Quotes of the Year

It’s an awkward time to dole out NBA accolades, since the season straddles the new year. But as this collection will attest, a lot of the biggest quotes don’t come from the season, or the playoffs, but from the summer. … Continue reading

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Miami Heat vs. Cleveland Cavaliers: On the cusp of an old friendship.

The following piece is a guest post by Lars Bengtsson, a friend from Copenhagen. He was fortunate enough to travel to the United States this December, and he even got to attend the Heat-Cavs game in Miami. As a self-proclaimed … Continue reading

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A Wizards Fan’s Christmas Gift: A healthy John Wall, a motivated Javale McGee, and more Alley-Oops!

Merry Christmas to Wizards fans, to AGR readers, to the NBA, and to the NBA blogosphere! If you don’t fit into any of those categories, then you are undeserving of my salutations…sorry! Wiz fans (and by Wiz fans, I really … Continue reading

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Age, Success, and the NBA: The Young Produce Wins but the Old Win Games. Wait, What?

One of the interesting surprises of the 2010-11 NBA season has been the prominence of the aging (and historically successful) teams. In the Western Conference, the Spurs, Mavericks, and Lakers hold the top three spots; in the East, the Celtics, … Continue reading

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A Shirtless Andray Blatche of the Wizards disguises himself as Andre Black of the Wizzards

As recent AGR posts might indicate, I recently took a mini-vacation to Miami to see the Heat play the Hornets. While the game and LeBron’s ridiculous behind-the-backboard shot were nothing short of incredible, the highlight of the trip was a … Continue reading

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Some Photos and Thoughts from attending the Heat-Hornets game on Dec 13th (starring Lil Wayne!)

Yesterday night, I was fortunate enough to attend the Heat-Hornets game in Miami. Apart from learning the nuances of Heat games (which I’ll grace you with shortly), I was able to snap a photo or two:

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AGR Player of the Week: Toni Kukoc

Like a Slavic Gary Neal, Toni Kukoc didn’t actually make it to the NBA until he was 25. Drafted 29th overall by the Bulls in 1990, he spent the next several years collecting accolades in Europe (3x Euroleague Final 4 … Continue reading

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