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The Numbers: Isiah Thomas’ 25-Point 3rd Quarter

On June 19, 1988, Isiah Thomas went off, dropping 25 points during the third quarter of the Detroit Pistons’ NBA Finals Game 6 with the Los Angeles Lakers. He actually put down 43 for the game, but it was the third quarter that was the most amazing, not just because of what he did, but…


Chicago’s Last NBA All-Star Game was MJ’s Coming Out Party

The NBA All-Star Game is returning to Chicago for the first time in 32 years. And while the Chicago Bulls probably won’t send any representatives this year, its franchise’s greatest player once used this venue to start changing his career’s narrative. Eventually, the United Center would become “The House that Jordan Built”, but he first…


‘NBA 2K19’ MyTEAM Has Immortalized Too Many Players

I am enjoying MyTeam in NBA 2K19 even more than prior releases in the series. That said, there is a fundamental issue with the structure and content that should be addressed: Too many Galaxy Opal and Pink Diamond cards. Saturated and De-valued Gemstones For those who are unaware, PD and GO are the highest gemstones available…