December 6, 2016 admin 0Comment

Klay Thompson exploded for a career-high 60 points in a phenomenal individual display as Golden State steamrolled the Indiana Pacers 142-106 on Monday. Thompson tormented Indiana with a mesmerizing performance which saw him rack up 40 points in the first two quarters alone. A further 20 points in the third quarter gave Thompson the highest individual game tally of his career and the highest of any player in the NBA this season as the Warriors improved to 18-3. Thompson sat out the entire fourth quarter so was denied the opportunity to improve his tally, which included eight three-pointers. Kevin Durant…

November 29, 2016 admin 0Comment

  It’s only Week 13, but the Cowboys can already punch their ticket to the playoffs this weekend. With a win over the Minnesota Vikings on Thursday Night Football, the Cowboys need either a Buccaneers loss or tie to the San Diego Chargers or a Washington Redskins loss to the Cardinals in order to secure their place in this year’s tournament. The Cowboys have only made the playoffs eight times since winning their last Super Bowl in the 1995 season. They’re just 3-8 in those trips, never advancing past the divisional round. Dallas clinches a playoff berth 1) DAL win…

November 23, 2016 admin 0Comment

Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love set an NBA record for points in a first quarter by scoring 34 on Wednesday against Portland. Love fell three points shy of the league record for points in any quarter, set by Golden State’s Klay Thompson, who scored 37 in the third on Jan. 23, 2015. Love, who set a team record for points in a period, made 11 of 14 field goal attempts, including 8 of 10 on 3-pointers. He made his first six shots, including five 3-pointers. He missed his only shot of the second quarter, playing about the final 6 minutes…

November 21, 2016 admin 0Comment

When Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo stepped to the podium Tuesday and delivered his memorable soliloquy in handing control of the offense over to Dak Prescott, the team’s brass wasn’t sure exactly what he was going to say. They were in constant conversations with him, so they knew it wouldn’t be adversarial. But Romo didn’t run it by the team’s public relations staff. He didn’t go over his speech with owner Jerry Jones. He simply wrote a letter, read it and solidified his legacy in the organization. As one member of the Cowboys’ organization said, a lot of people preach being…

November 11, 2016 admin 0Comment

You learn a lot about people when they’re down, President Barack Obama declared Thursday, and he wasn’t talking about an election. Obama saluted the NBA’s Cleveland Cavaliers for rallying from behind to defeat the Golden State Warriors and end a Cleveland pro sports title drought stretching back to 1964. Obama honored the Cavs on the South Lawn of the White House, squeezing in another sports champion before he leaves office. He opened with: “That’s right. I said world champion and Cleveland in the same sentence.” The Cavs came back from a 3-1 deficit to win the championship against a Warriors…

November 3, 2016 admin 0Comment

  Kevin Durant from underneath the basket with a twisting finish and a quick stare down and comment for defender Jerami Grant. Kevin Durant grabbing a loose ball in the backcourt, pushing it the other way and pulling up to splash a transition 3-pointer. Another 3-pointer, after taking Stephen Curry’s left-handed behind-the-back pass. And another and another and another. Durant was everywhere and everything Thursday night – catalyst for the offense, emotional spark even though the schedule makers supplied one the size of Oracle Arena, the man who turned Oracle into “Roaracle”, the difference as the Golden State Warriors (his…