Monthly Archives: April 2012

1st Round: Miami Heat 104 – New York Knicks 94 (Heat 2-0)

Miami Heat Confidence Meter:  9.8 (Handing out beatdowns) •  The Miami Heat to start the game used a different “cover” on Carmelo Anthony, meaning that they decided to not really devote any energy at all at defending him.  They guarded him straight up, foot on foot, not favoring either hand.  This is just my theory,Continue Reading

1st Round: Miami Heat 100 – New York Knicks 67 (Heat 1-0)

Miami Heat Confidence Meter:  9.7 (You are gonna pay what you owe.) •  So the New York Knicks idea of “physical” playoff play was to foul incessantly and be out of position throughout and clutch and grab at every opportunity.  To be fair, the Miami Heat did got away with a lot when guarding CarmeloContinue Reading

First Round Playoff Preview

Western Conference San Antonio Spurs (1) vs. Utah Jazz (8) The Spurs once again, for the second year in a row, are tops in the Western Conference.  This time they chased down the Oklahoma City Thunder, while resting key players throughout the season.  Coach Popovich, has a deep and talented squad that boasts an MVPContinue Reading