2016 NBA Draft Live Blog: Will the Celtics, Nuggets or 76ers Rule the Night?

Posted in 1983 Philadelphia 76ers on June 23rd, 2016 by Ron Glover


Ben Simmons

Ben Simmons is dressed to the nines as he waits to be selected by the Philadelphia 76ers.

The 2016 NBA Draft tips off at 7:30 pm and while the only certainty is Ben Simmons donning a Philadelphia 76ers cap, there is so much more anticipation looming on this night. The 76ers along with the Boston Celtics and Denver Nuggets each hold three first-round picks. The Celtics hold a commanding eight picks overall. Will Philly be able to move Nerlens Noel and/or Jahlil Okafor to gain another top ten pick? What will the Nuggets do to get back into contention in the West? Can Boston take another step toward the Eastern Conference Finals?

Who will own the night?

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Ron Glover’s Week 13 NFL recap: Romeo Crennell and the Kansas City Chiefs lean on one another in the face of tragedy

Posted in 1983 Philadelphia 76ers, Blogroll on December 3rd, 2012 by Ron Glover

(NY Daily News)

Wins and losses meant nothing Sunday for Romeo Crennel and the Chiefs.

The unfathomable tragedy Romeo Crennel and Kansas City Chiefs team officials witnessed on Saturday morning involving linebacker Jovan Belcher would be enough to shake anyone to their core. Crennel paced the Chiefs sideline and coached his team to a 27-21 comeback victory against the Carolina Panthers with those images heavy on his conscience.

Crennel spoke eloquently when referring to Kasandra Perkins — who lost her life at the hands of Belcher and their young daughter Zoe.  No player was affected more than running back Jamaal Charles — whose wife is the cousin of Perkins. She introduced her to Belcher.

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Who Is The All-Time Greatest NBA Champion?

Posted in 1983 Philadelphia 76ers, 1985 Los Angeles Lakers, 1986 Boston Celtics, 1989 Detroit Pistons, 1996 Chicago Bulls, Bad Boys, blog roll, Blogroll, blogrolll, Greatest NBA Champion, Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, Ray Allen on May 19th, 2008 by Ron Glover

1983 Champs…vastly underrated

If the Boston Celtics win the NBA Championship in June, the team of Paul Pierce, Ray Allen and Kevin Garnett will be considered one of the greatest title teams ever assembled.

With that thought in mind; who do you consider the Greatest NBA Championship Team in your lifetime. Is it the 1996 Chicago Bulls who went 72-10 or was it the 1986 Boston Celtics, the 1985 Lakers or the 1989 Bad Boys of Detroit. Maybe it was my favorite the 1983 Philadelphia 76ers.

Let the debate begin…

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