NBA

2012 NBA Playoffs Predictions

April 28, 2012
By K. Becks

A preview of the first round of the 2012 NBA Playoffs, as well as predictions for the rest of the playoff rounds.
Read more »

Posted in NBA | No Comments »

‘Linsanity’ Saves Fans From The Most Boring Two Weeks In Sports

February 14, 2012
By K. Becks

Linsanity has taken the sports world by storm. But is the craze really as exciting as advertised, or is there just nothing else going on?
Read more »

Posted in NBA | No Comments »

As Bad As It Looked

May 10, 2011
By K. Becks

In every way, the Dallas Mavericks sweep of the Los Angeles Lakers was as bad as it looked. They were dominated throughout the series, and it would have been a tragedy had the Lakers moved on any further in this year’s playoffs. Maybe, such an embarrassment will be the catalyst to cleaning up an...
Read more »

Posted in NBA | 2 Comments »

If You Can’t Handle The Heat…

May 4, 2011
By K. Becks

The series is far from over, but it looks as if the Boston Celtics are going to have to get out of the kitchen. Miami’s 102-91 victory over the Celtics last night in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinals, in which Boston looked slow and robotic, has some people wondering when the Celtics team that was supposed to be capable...
Read more »

Posted in NBA | No Comments »

2011 NBA Playoffs Predictions

April 16, 2011
By K. Becks

Before you accuse me of making my predictions too late, go take a look at Around The Corn’s Facebook page. The first round predictions were made prior to Chicago and Indiana tipping off this afternoon. I know that none of you really care, but I just thought I’d mention it anyway. I don’t follow...
Read more »

Posted in NBA | No Comments »

Wow, Really?

July 9, 2010
By K. Becks

The title is directed at both Dan Gilbert and the Miami Heat organization. For Gilbert, did you really have to make a fool of yourself by writing a letter to the fans, bashing Lebron James in the process? I always say that when you’re too passionate about something, you lose your reason, and that...
Read more »

Posted in NBA | 2 Comments »

Premiering This Fall: Miami Thrice

July 8, 2010
By K. Becks

It’s official; Lebron James has announced his intentions to sign with the Miami Heat, joining fellow superstars Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh. Cleveland is heartbroken, Miami is ecstatic, and the rest of the NBA general managers are pulling their hair out trying to think of ways to compete with a team as good as...
Read more »

Posted in NBA | No Comments »

Cleveland Is Excited Now

June 2, 2010
By K. Becks

For the first time in a very long time, the city of Cleveland may finally have some luck and good fortune on their side. This is because their Favorite Son, Lebron James, actually has an allegiance to his hometown and said in an interview that will air Friday on “Larry King Live” that Cleveland...
Read more »

Posted in NBA | 2 Comments »

Another?

May 28, 2010
By K. Becks

This is the first time since March Madness that I have posted two new entries in consecutive days. There are two reasons why I am doing this: one reason is now that I don’t have school to worry about, I can devote more time to the blog (granted, near the end of the school...
Read more »

Posted in NBA | 2 Comments »

Where Amazing Happens? Not Quite…

April 19, 2010
By K. Becks

It’s been over a week since my last post, and for the first time ever, I actually had people asking me when I was going to post next. Granted, they were probably just giving me crap, but it feels nice all the same to know that at least someone besides me is reading my...
Read more »

Posted in NBA | 3 Comments »