Posts Tagged ‘Stephon Marbury’


Build it, and the recruits will come

April 15, 2010

Steve Lavin has used his reputation to assemble a strong assistant staff

In the college basketball world, the head coaching profession is a year-round job.  There is no off-season, with no time for vacation, as recruiting prevents many from even sleeping at night.  In the brief time that Steve Lavin has been at the helm of St. John’s basketball, he has already flown to California to re-kindle his LA connects, as well as venturing overseas to take a look at the top European talent.  His most important task, however, has been attempting to assemble a strong assistant staff, which is key for any college basketball team.  Read the rest of this entry ?


Lance Dances with NBA

April 7, 2010

Stephenson will skip his sophomore year

Former Lincoln high school star and Coney Island product Lance Stephenson, will follow in the footsteps of Stephon Marbury and forgo his last thee years at Cincinnati to enter the NBA.

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You can’t stop Krpto-Nate

January 6, 2010

Step inside the booth and loosen up the tie

When Nate Robinson was benched for a month and some change, I felt like the only Knick fan that wanted him back in the rotation. Sure the Knicks were winning and had their best month since 2004, but I thought that Nate was an integral part of the current Knick team and should have played regardless.

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Know your NYC Hoop History…The Cage

December 15, 2009

And Oneeeeeee!!!

The basketball gods dropped an asphalt heaven right on earth, the West 4th courts simply known as the “Cage” hosts NYC’s only summer time basketball tournament that runs seven days a week, from Memorial day to Labor day. It is a tradition that has carried on since 1977.

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