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Alex Hannum and St. Louis sports title notes

The vaunted Boston Celtics won an incredible eleven NBA titles in thirteen seasons, all with the great Bill Russell, as their center from (1957-1969.)

One coach with two different teams, the 1958 St. 164 more words

Kobe Theory and the Drowned Plant

Somewhere in Los Angeles, a rumor starts. The disgruntled star everyone is talking about getting traded, Carmelo Anthony, they say he’s coming to the… 1,382 more words


Chamberlain Theory: The Real Price of Anarchy in Basketball

A recent post by ElGee over at Back Picks talks about something I’ve been wanting to chime in on, and I want to go over it and then point something out that I haven’t seen discussed, other than in conversations I’ve had with ElGee and a few others.   1,411 more words


Greatest SRS Improvements in NBA History; Notable Players & Coaches

I wanted to follow up on the Fall of the Cavaliers post, where I posted the 10 greatest falls in NBA history.

First, I compiled that list, and the list below by hand.   716 more words


Swede Halbrook

Harvey Wade “Swede” Halbrook (January 30, 1933 – April 5, 1988) played for the Nationals during the 1960-62 NBA seasons, wearing jersey #11. During his pro career, he averaged 5.5 points and 6.6 rebounds per game. 168 more words


Old Days And Changed Ways

I found this article on Sports Illustrated’s website. It is written about Alex Hannum, former player and coach of the Syracuse Nationals. The article date is November 25, 1968. 6,018 more words