Tip-Off for 2/20/12 (featuring Billie Holiday): Joe Johnson extends Milwaukee Bucks into overtime, hits game-winner for Brooklyn Nets

Posted in Blogroll on February 20th, 2013 by Ron Glover

(Washington Post)

Joey Buckets: Joe Johnson’s deuce at the horn silences the Milwaukee Bucks.

Joe Johnson’s three-pointer at the end of regulation pushed the Brooklyn Nets contest against the Milwaukee Bucks into overtime. In the extra period, Johnson struck again as time expired — giving the Nets a 113-111 victory. The win ended the Bucks 13-game win streak over the Nets.

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Ron Glover’s NBA Power Rankings: Michael Jordan’s words will only fuel LeBron James’ second-half dominance

Posted in Blogroll on February 20th, 2013 by Ron Glover

(NBA.com)

LeBron James has made witnesses of us all.

Is there a superlative to describe the play of LeBron James heading into the All-Star break? The Miami Heat have won seven-games in a row behind James’ annihilation of man and rim. Michael Jordan throwing salt in James’ game didn’t help matters. With Dwyane Wade healthy and Chris Bosh quietly having one of his best seasons, the Heat are ready to make another title run.

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