Recommended Reading: Rasheed Is Still Balling
Recommended Reading is a daily (occasional) rundown of truly superb NBA related literature, pictures, and videos. Some is brand new, others are timeless. Enjoy!
The Triangle: Detailed article on the North Carolina Pro-Am, told through the eyes of a true basketball scholar: Rasheed Wallace.
Sports Illustrated: Yes, there may be a lockout. And the NBA’s latest news may be less exciting than watching paint drip from a ceiling. But please, for the love of GOD, nobody tell Sports Illustrated. Recent work on SI.com has been fresh, seeping of knowledge. Here’s one on why Tex Winter’s Triangle Offense is slowly fading into basketball’s background. Reading it will make you smarter.
SI: Here’s legendary scribe Jack McCallum’s tribute to Arvydas Sabonis.
SI: And just like that, his denunciation of Dennis Rodman.
Swarm and Sting: As teams like the Atlanta Hawks and Detroit Pistons are purchased by eager ownership groups, the New Orleans Hornets continue to twist in the wind.
HoopSpeak: Really enjoying this Technique of the Week segment.