Links To The Present: April 8, 2011

April 8th, 2011 by Colin McGowan

“When Christian Eyenga lines up for a jump shot during practice, he steps toward the basket perfectly. When he lines up for the same shot during games, he routinely steps to the side. It’s a small detail, but critical to the success of his shots.” [Jason Lloyd]

“I’ve known Ryan [Hollins] since he was in high school and college. We’ve been working out together. We’ve been friends. He’s sort of like a little brother to me.” [Baron Davis via Mary Schmitt Boyer]

Kanas’s Morris Twins have announced they will enter the draft.

Sam Amico and Zac Jackson debate who the Cavaliers should take with their very high draft pick.

And the Cavs are honoring Joe Tait tonight as he announces his 3000th NBA game.

On The Twitters

“Samardo Samuels out for #Cavs again tonight. Semih Erden is finally ready, though, & will play just 2nd game with team.” [Mary Schmitt Boyer]

“Worth noting: When Baron Davis is on the court, #Cavs are +18.2; when he’s off, they are -10.2 for a (team-leading) differential of 28.4.” [Scott Sargent]