Browsing All Posts published on »August, 2011«

Why Kobe is an All-Time Great, Wade is not yet, and Iguodala might be someday

August 22, 2011 by

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Longevity and production are required to be considered one of the greatest of all time. Players like Kobe have that on their resume. Players like Wade don't yet.

Grant Hill is NO Dwyane Wade

August 21, 2011 by

7

Arturo provides a counterpoint in defense of Wade and argues some notable players off the NBA top 50.

Commenting on ESPN’s Total Quarterback Rating (QBR)

August 20, 2011 by

3

Dave Berri offers a quick comment on the consistency of ESPN's new quarterback rating method. Quick preview...QBR is a step-forward. But football still ain't basketball.

Dwyane Wade is Grant Hill with a Ring

August 19, 2011 by

14

Dre shows how perceptions of Dwyane Wade and Grant Hill differ, while each player's overall production is quite similar.

2011 NBA Draft Meta-Review

August 18, 2011 by

3

Devin reviews the draft grading of various media members and finds a fair amount of grade inflation.

FIBA U19 WC: MVP and All-Tournament Team

August 17, 2011 by

2

Devin examines the All-Tournament Team for the FIBA Under 19 2011 Tournament. His news is optimistic for Canada!

NBA Late Bloomers

August 16, 2011 by

6

Dre looks at bad players that turned into good players. Steve Nash tops a very short list.

Arvydas Sabonis and other Centers that Aged like Fine Wine.

August 15, 2011 by

5

Greg reviews Hall of Famer Arvydas Sabonis and how he stacks up to other top centers of the last 20 years.

Dennis Rodman and Artis Gilmore: Two of the 50 Greatest NBA Players of All-Time?

August 14, 2011 by

11

Mosi, Devin, and Arturo debate the 50 greatest players of all-time.

Defending Rodman (featuring the 100 Most Productive Seasons since 1978)

August 13, 2011 by

18

Arturo makes a simple argument for the Greatness that is Dennis Rodman.