Dwight Howard – Krypton’s Impostor

Posted in Blogroll on July 3rd, 2012 by Sandy Dover

Is Orlando too Smallville for Supermen past and present?

Anyone who knows the comics’ mythology of Superman knows that he’s left Earth before, long enough for the inhabitants on the planet to mistake him for dead. Heck, his whole story is based on having to leave. Leaving his home planet Krypton; leaving his Earth hometown and his adoptive family, Smallville and the Kents; leaving his office at The Daily Planet to fight crime; leaving his greatest love, Lois Lane, time and time again. Going away is something that Superman has become an expert at doing.

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Tip-Off for 7/3/12 (featuring Boogie Down Productions): The GM buddy system

Posted in Blogroll on July 3rd, 2012 by Ron Glover

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How close are Johnson and Williams to being teammates?

I know Billy King and Danny Ferry go back to their days as teammates at Duke, but this is crazy. Ferry comes into the GM position with the Atlanta Hawks and dumps Joe Johnson 4-year $90 million salary into Billy King’s lap. King in turn sends the Hawks 5 players and a lottery protected 1st round pick.

Have these two been watching Danny Ainge and Kevin McHale during McHale’s days as GM of the Minnesota Timberwolves?

The Nets say that the trade is not contingent on Deron Williams resigning with the team. Williams was in Dallas meeting with the Mavericks yesterday.

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