Tag Archive: NBA Finals

Apr 13

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 04/13-04/20

NBA Playoffs tip off on Saturday, April 16, concluding with the 2016 NBA Finals, starting June 2. First, the 2015-16 regular season must conclude. There is still a bit on the line in a few of tonight’s game. The hottest …

Jun 17

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 6/17-6/23

The 2015 NBA Finals wrapped up last night in Cleveland, with Golden State taking home their first NBA title in 40 years.  Despite an unearthly performance by LeBron James over the course of the series, the Warriors, as expected, were …

Jun 10

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 6/10-6/16

The NBA Finals took a big hit after Game 1, when Cleveland found out they would lose Kyrie Irving for the rest of the series due to a broken patella.  Both of the first two games in the series went …

Jun 03

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 6/03-6/09

The Stanley Cup Finals kick off tonight (Wednesday) in Tampa Bay, with the Lightning hosting the Chicago Blackhawks.  All games in the series begin at 8:00 PM ET.  For Tampa Bay, it is an introduction to the spotlight.  The Lightning …

May 28

NBA Not Deciding to Move Up Finals Is A Horrible Idea

The NBA will not be moving up the start date for the NBA Finals, instead choosing to keep Game 1 on Thursday, June 4.  Despite both series in the Semifinal Round being wrapped up and there being a week in …

Apr 07

The Price of Fandom: The Most Expensive Tickets in Sports

The Masters at Augusta National tees off on Thursday with a purse of $9 million going to the winner.  In addition to being THE signature event on the Pro Golf Tour, The Masters is also one of the most expensive …

Jun 04

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 6/04-6/10

The NBA Finals tip off Thursday at 9:00 PM EDT.  This is a rematch of last year‘s series, as San Antonio looks to turn the tables on the two-time defending champions, the Miami Heat.  There will be plenty of press …

Jun 20

History of Game 7 Drama (Top 5)

Sports fans are being treated to something special this month.  The 2013 NBA Finals, Game 7 will be on tonight.  The Miami/San Antonio Finals is certainly one for the ages as the favored Heat will take the court at 9pm …

Jun 19

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 6/19-6/25

The table for Game 7 of the NBA Finals is set, and it includes all the little forks and random flatware you never will use.  LeBron James is without a doubt the dinner fork.  The best and most recognizable player …

Jun 12

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 6/12-6/18

The Stanley Cup Finals would appear to be the most compelling sports finale of the year.  Not only is it the first pairing of Original Six teams since 1979, but both franchises made grand statements throughout a season shorter than …