About Ready for Basketball

Remem­ber the times were you play H‑O-R-S‑E with friends in the back­yard? What can be bet­ter than play­ing it with an actu­al NBA super star, and beat­ing him at it. Thought a bit late in post­ing, here’s a video short doc­u­men­tary that I got to track down of NBA All-Star LeBron James get­ting schooled by con­tes­tant David Kalb at Venice Beach, Cal­i­for­nia ear­ly last month (Sep­tem­ber).

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Any­ways, Octo­ber is when most of the fun begins for those of us who are play­ing Fan­ta­sy Bas­ket­ball and/or just fans of the game. It’s also a time to check out trades, injury reports, and high­lights dur­ing the NBA Sum­mer League in Vegas. Just like pre-sea­son of most sports, it’s the time were hopes of your team win­ning the Cham­pi­onship is at its peak and out­most glo­ry. Sim­ply because every­one has a clean record, 0–0.

But for me, per­son­al­ly, GO LAKERS!

Kobe vs. McGrady?!

Word on the street is… that there has been talk about whose bet­ter than who, Kobe Bryant or Tra­cy McGrady?

Well, here’s an arti­cle by ESP­N’s Mitch Lawrence: Why Kobe’s bet­ter than McGrady

Update: In case the above link does­n’t load pret­ty quick, here’s the arti­cle archived via Read­abil­i­ty.