Tag Archives: NBA

Passing Judgment: Phil Jackson Returns to the Knicks

Finally, the Knicks can be taken seriously again.  OK maybe it won’t happen that quickly, but the presence of Phil Jackson in the Knicks’ front office should hopefully keep owner James Dolan at bay – for now. Jackson will be introduced as the newest president of the Knicks at a press conference scheduled for Tuesday, […]

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Fantasy Basketball: What to Expect from Dwight Howard

What to expect from Dwight Howard There has been much anticipation regarding Dwight Howard’s arrival as a member of the Houston Rockets. Every NBA fan and fantasy GM is closely watching to see how well Howard will play in his new environment and whether he will be able to put catapult the Rockets into championship contention. From […]

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Fantasy Basketball: What to Expect from Pau Gasol

Fantasy Basketball: What to Expect from Pau Gasol By: Ron Leyba (@ronniedare) Pau Gasol was a real headache for fantasy owners during the 2012-2013 season. Various injuries and an inability to fit within Mike D’Antoni’s system contributed to a drastic drop in his production.  As a result, the Lakers’ center had the worst statistical season […]

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Passing Judgment: The NBA Name Game

So the NBA is considering putting nicknames on the backs of Nets and Heat jerseys this season.  This is completely ridiculous.  This is the National Basketball Association – not the XFL.  But I get it…the NBA wisely markets its superstars and superteams to its young fan base and they will willingly shell out dollars to […]

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Coach Dennis’s Diary: Fantasy Baseball – Searching for a Commissioner

Coach Dennis’s Diary – Searching for a Commissioner By: Dennis Esser (@coachesser) You don’t know what you got ‘til it’s gone.  While Cinderella’s early 90’s power ballad may have made me queasy at the time, truer words were truly never spoken.   I had no idea how lucky I was that my buddy from age […]

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Fantasy Basketball 2012-2013 All Fantasy Teams

Fantasy Basketball 2012-2013 All Fantasy Teams By: Ron Leyba (@ronniedare) With most fantasy basketball leagues already finished and post-season leagues nearing the end as the NBA Finals proceed, we can take a look back at the facts and figures of the 2012-2013 fantasy basketball season. We will examine which players met expectations and which ones […]

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Passing Judgment: Chris Christie is NOT Biff Tannen

In Back to the Future: Part II, Biff Tannen stole Marty McFly’s copy of the Sports Almanac and went back in time to give his younger self the results to all sporting events of the next half century.  As a result of Biff striking it rich with prophetic wagers on games, his character successfully lobbied […]

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On the Docket – June 27, 2012

With the first pick in the 2012 NBA Draft… The NBA draft will take place on Thursday night and the New Orleans Hornets will have the first overall selection.  How did they get that number one pick?  Well that is debatable, but the fact remains that they will have the opportunity to take Anthony Davis […]

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On the Docket – June 13, 2012

Welcome to the debut edition of Fantasy Judgment’s “On the Docket.”  This will be a headlines-styled column where we run down the day’s most interesting and compelling stories and events.  The length of the column and the number of topics covered will be dependent on what is happening each day.  On a slow news day, […]

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Passing Judgment – In the Heat of the Moment

With LeBron James and Dwyane Wade playing together on the Miami Heat, it is sometimes easy to forget that they are just two players on the roster.  But after what has transpired the past couple games in the NBA Eastern Conference semi-finals, it is becoming evident that King James and D-Wade cannot win all by themselves.  As […]

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