A year ago, in a sentimental return to Colorado, Chauncey Billups was an NBA all-star. This year he’s not, even though he’s scoring more than he ever has as a pro, including last year.
Archive for January, 2010
LeBron James finished with 22 points, a season-high 13 assists and nine rebounds in the Cavaliers 94-73 victory over the Pacers on Friday.
Kevin Durant scored 30 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder snapped Denver’s nine-game winning streak with a 101-84 victory Friday night, limiting the Nuggets to their lowest scoring output of the season.
For a while, it seemed like old times. Allen Iverson went a little crazy in the third quarter Friday night, a sellout crowd rose to its feet and the Lakers got a little nervous as their lead began to shrink with each possession.
Denver Post sports writer Benjamin Hochman posts his Nuggets Mailbag on Tuesdays during the 2009-10 NBA season.
Allen Iverson expected the Philadelphia 76ers to own the kind of killer instinct that can finish off teams for good once they build a double-digit lead.
J.R. Smith scored 12 points off the bench Monday night against the Bobcats after the Nuggets decided not to suspend him.
Here is my top ten list of eye-popping dunks. I’m talking about the ones that get you jumping out of your chair, screaming “there’s no way that just happened”. I’m not judging difficulty of the dunk or the importance of the dunk in the game.
Allen Iverson was voted to start in the All-Star game Thursday, while Steve Nash and Tim Duncan made late moves to claim starting spots for the Western Conference.
Chauncey Billups leads the best basketball team ever to compete in Colorado. It’s time to enjoy the show.
“Iverson’s popularity lands starting spot for East All-Stars” is how NBA.com framed the issue in a headline.
Unwanted by their teams, Allen Iverson and Tracy McGrady are still adored by their fans.
Despite having little to no impact this season, Philadelphias Allen Iverson and Houstons Tracy McGrady head into the final hours of voting in position to start at guard in the NBA All-Star Game.And as fans show signs of getting it so wrong, Boston guard Ray Allen thinks its time to limit their influence.
Jamie Samuelsen, the sports director for the morning show on WCSX-FM , blogs for freep.com. His opinions do not necessarily reflect those of the Detroit Free Press nor its writers.
Allen Iverson likely will receive a chorus of boos when he returns to the Palace tonight for the first time since he played for the Pistons last season.