Good morning, NBA fans, on this fine Monday!
It’s hard to believe, but the month of February is almost over, which means we are nearly 3/4 of the way through the regular season! Holy crap! The season is flying by, which, given the way the Celtics are playing, may not be a bad thing . . . .
Okay – I’ll stop before I get negative (although I will be discussing the Celtics’ season a little later today). Here are your daily links!
Eight games – on a Sunday? Crazy! Here are your scores, recaps, and video highlights! [NBA.com]
You know I cannot get enough of it - the Daily Dime! [ESPN] I’m addicted to NBA goodness!
While you’re over there, you can check out ESPN’s latest Power Rankings. Don’t worry – the Boston Celtics are not last! Yet.
For fun, why don’t you compare those rankings to the ones over at SI? [Sports Illustrated] There’s some little differences that make for some interesting discussion.
Now that the trade deadline has come and gone, it’s time for the buyouts! Check out the list of likely, and potential, buyouts in the NBA. [Sports Illustrated] Hey – a few of these guys could actually help a team or two down the stretch.
Jason Collins became the first openly-gay player to play an NBA game last night – check out what new NBA Commissioner Adam Silver had to say about this milestone. [Bleacher Report]
Finally, your Boston Celtics link of the day tries to find the silver linings in Boston’s cloudy season. [b/r]