“We are all safe from Jeff Teague! Hooray!”
Okay, so this is nobody’s idea of a Fo-Fo-Fo type of playoff team. Even Moses Malone could agree with that.
Still, whenever a number-one seed is beaten in an NBA playoff game, it’s supposed to be when they’re bested by another team while playing at their best themselves. Rasheed Wallace diagnosed the clinical term as “sunshiningonadogsasseritis.” The cure for that temporary condition is to stop playing like a dog yourself, lest you find yourself getting dogged out by fans...
“So, which one of you three is Curly?”
Oh, you big teases!
Those hungry for style points while watching the Atlanta Hawks tame the Brooklyn Nets in this opening round series have come away disappointed so far. “Where are the mudhole footprints?” ask the bellyachers. They peer at the final deficits, and suffice to say, they are not entertained.
Never mind that the Nets, who have o...
“What did the four fingers say to the face?”
Time to dish out another dose of Southern Hospitality! The Atlanta Hawks are Back for the First Time, hoping to build a 2-0 lead in their playoff series with the Brooklyn Nets (7:00 PM Eastern, SportSouth, NBATV outside ATL) tonight at the Highlight Factory. Fans will have plenty reasons to Stand Up; hopefully, most of that action will be induced by the Hawks’ play on the floor.
Chris Bridges knows...