Once again, we’ve arrived at . . . The Hump. It’s all downhill from here, everyone! Thank goodness, too, because this storm that is hitting the East Coast is killing my vibe!
Still, we have to get through Wednesday, so let’s turn to the links to help us hone our focus.
There were seven games on tap last night – a healthy dose. Get your scores, recaps, and video highlights here. [NBA.com]
This will get your pulse up – your Morning Shootaround. [NBA]
Not that it’s surprising, but it’s still sad to hear: Kobe Bryant’s season appears to be over. [NBA]
Ever wonder why Blake Griffin of the Los Angeles Clippers is constantly getting whacked, shoved, and goaded into fights? The answer is simple: he’s gotten really, really good! [Sports Illustrated]
When Charles Barkley talks, we should all listen. Check out some of his newest comments. [Sports Illustrated]
Head coaches often pay the price if their squad is under-performing – but in the case of the Detroit Pistons, was Mo Cheeks really the problem? [Sporting News]
Here’s a neat interview with ex-Sixers owner Pat Croce, in which he discusses Allen Iverson and – I’m not joking – pirate treasure. [Bleacher Report]
And your Boston Celtics link of the day focuses on Brad Stevens’ philosophy on offensive rebounding. [Masslive.com]
Get over that hump, y’all!