From Distance: Grit Goes North


Well, that was fun? Jonathan Simmons, a 2020 Thunder first round pick, and future second rounder. That was what the price for the 2017 number one overall pick, Markelle Fultz. What an abject disaster.


Live Thread: Cavs vs. Bucks (Pre-Season)

The Cavs host the Bucks at 7:00 PM at the Q. The game can be seen on NBA TV and FSO. In what has become common place so far this pre-season, the Cavs will rest LeBron James on the second night of a back-to-back. J.R. Smith is sitting out his second game in a row because of a hamstring issue and Timofey Mozgov is also sitting to nurse his surgically…


Eastern Conference Offseason Primer Part One

Cory Hughey and David Wood teamed up to breakdown the Eastern Conference teams’ needs in free agency. Click on the team names to see a detailed break down of their contract situations. Part II will be out later this week. I often listen to a film or documentary in the background while I write to drown outside noises out. It’s a habit I picked up in LA to ignore police sirens, bums…


Recap: Cleveland 104, Milwaukee 99 (Or, The Division is Won)

The Cavs came away with the victory last night, and it was sloppy. They are now the Central Division Champions. I’m going to say it’s because they pulled off this gritty win, but even if they’d lost, they still would’ve had the division title won thanks to the Bulls falling to the Magic. The Wine & Gold started the game getting the ball into the post, and then used that action to hoist…


Live Thread: Cavs @ Bucks

The Cavs travel to Milwaukee tonight to face the young Bucks. The Bucks have lost three of their past five games, although two of those losses came against the Hawks and Warriors. This team has been a surprise the whole season. Coach Jason Kidd has utilized his team’s length to make passing against them next to impossible. The Bucks are causing 16.3 turnovers a game, which is number one in…