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Game Trend: Hornets Continue to Give Up Threes in Schedule Loss

The usually gun-shy Detroit Pistons exploited the Hornets weakness for giving up threes by setting a new season-high for 3-pointers made in a game.

December 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Selfless Kemba Walker Taking Charge on Defense

Kemba Walker’s great start to the season on offense has deservedly received praise. Meanwhile, Walker has also excelled at drawing charges and is, in fact, the best point guard in the league at it.

November 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Guest Appearences on Basketball Mysteries of the 1970s

The guys from the Over & Back Podcast were kind enough to have me on for a number of episodes for their Basketball Mysteries of the 1970s podcast series. Links to podcasts we did on Julius Erving in the ABA and the ABA vs. NBA wars.

November 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Handle Podcast – Mick Minas: 11/21/16

Mick Minas, the author of the book “The Curse: The Colorful & Chaotic History of the LA Clippers”, came on the podcast to talk about Clippers history, Donald Sterling’s ownership of the team and reveal unheard stories from the book.

November 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Hornets vs. Timberwolves Game Trend: The Third Quarter

The significance of the third quarter and Cody Zeller’s expert screen-setting in a game where the league’s best third quarter team beat up the worst one.

November 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Handle Podcast – Cedric Henderson: 11/14/16

Memphis Tigers legend Cedric Henderson hopped on the podcast to talk about the U of M, his days as a defensive-minded player for Mike Fratello’s late 90s Cleveland Cavaliers and some of the peculiar stops he had during his professional career.

November 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

Hornets vs. 76ers Game Trend: Turnovers Hurt

Forcing eight turnovers in the third quarter was the key for the Charlotte Hornets comeback after a subpar first half.

November 4, 2016 · Leave a comment