We don’t usually deal in short posts, but when something someone else writes perfectly sums up our thoughts, we feel linking to it is better than rehashing the same points in our own words. Thus, please enjoy this commentary on the events that transpired at the WaMu Theatre last night, courtesy of The Knicks Blog.
Addendum: Ironically, it’s the same thing with our take on the Sixers’ draft. Check out Depressed Fan for your Marreese Speights fix.
Ahh, it’s finally here — Draft Day ’08. And as a Knicks fan it comes along with a pleasant feeling knowing this is the first significant moment in the post-Isiah era of the franchise. Yes, the team is still atrocious and will take years to rebuild, but a top 10 pick and a new regime have me excited about pro hoops again at the Garden. Without further ado, let’s delve into how the Knickerbockers should approach the sixth pick. Continue reading
We didn’t manage to catch the game tonight, but it looks like we didn’t miss much: a 124-84 win for the Sixers, with Willie Green (of all people) leading the good guys in scoring with 21. Good way for the Sixers to bounce back from a rough 16-point loss to the T’Wolves… via the transitive property then, the Knicks must live with the fact that the worst team in the NBA (other than Miami) is 56 points better than them.
… in a forest, does it make a sound? If a ball bounces in the World’s Most Famous Arena and no one cares, does it make a sound? When was the last time the Garden rocked like it did after that ferocious dunk by John Starks? LJ’s four-point play? However long, it’s been too long.
Yeah, we’re New York. And we’re a bit arrogant. What’s it to you? Truth is, you’ve got to be to make it in this city, especially as a sports fan. Take a look at the New York description for this site to get a little more insight on being a fan in the Big Apple.
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