Shaka Is Smart With Legendary Run Through Tourney

Zemanta Related Posts Thumbnail

It wasn't long ago when Shaka Smart, a 33-year old known as one of the smartest Colonial head coaches for leading VCU on a magical journey, arrived at Siegel Center shortly after 1 a.m. where he was greeted by nearly 5,000 supporters inside the home arena.It's one thing for a venue to express much gratitude in Mr. Smart, a shrewd head coach whose strategic and motivational … [Read more...]

It Takes Four Cans of Corn to Get Into a Timberwolves Game

 According to the picture above, it takes only four cans of Butter Kernel vegetables to get two free tickets at a Minnesota Timeberwolves game! I bet many are just trying to get the magic number: three. I mean, who wants to go to a Timberwolves game? I mean, seriously. This team has hit an all-new all-time low with this one here.  … [Read more...]

Bracket Busters: Kentucky Enters Final Four with Another Upset, Tops North Carolina

Zemanta Related Posts Thumbnail

AP Photo/Frank Franklin IIMan, you just gotta love these upsets, I'm telling you! Kentucky dropped another bomb to a top-seeded team's hopes, dropping North Carolina in a 76-69 victory. Brandon Knight was recently coming off a game where he led the Wildcats over the Ohio State Buckeyes. Now he's leading them over the Tar Heels. Knight had 24 points as Kentucky made it to their … [Read more...]

Kansas’ Date With VCU Embodied the Greatest Cinderella Tale

Zemanta Related Posts Thumbnail

So this was the year when Cinderellas were born, when abnormal events ruined brackets and turned a compelling tournament upside down and when the suspense elevated obscurity in a mystified sports event that hijacked are consciousness in March.Believed to be the largest upset in recent memory, if not in tournament history, the Kansas Jayhawks were victimized in consecutive … [Read more...]

Bracket Busters: VCU Channels Another Upset, Drops Kansas to Advance to Final Four

Zemanta Related Posts Thumbnail

Ronald Martinez/Getty ImagesFace it, your bracket is probably messed up. Thanks to teams like Butler and VCU, top teams are being knocked off and people’s brackets are way off. I never would have thought of Butler or VCU advancing to the Final Four. Probably zero percent of the population predicted a VCU-Butler match-up to advance to the National Championship.This basketball … [Read more...]

Walker Defines Otherworldly Talent: Huskies On Pace to Cut Down Nets

Zemanta Related Posts Thumbnail

If March is the month when we have fallen in love with college hoops, when filling out brackets become a common rite, and when we are hypnotized with the infatuation of rooting for the underdog, we can fall in love with Kemba Walker and the UConn Huskies. In another week, of course, Connecticut just might be crowned champs with perennial dominance and natural powers.Such … [Read more...]

Big Apple No More: Knicks Continue to Struggle with Carmelo Anthony

The Knicks have been 6-13 since acquiring Anthony in February. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)When the New York Knicks traded for the All-Star small-forward in Carmelo Anthony, the Big Apple was expecting great things from him. Anthony wanted out of Denver, but it looks like he wants to be with that team one more time after New York dropped their sixth straight loss, falling to the … [Read more...]