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2017 NBA Playoffs, Houston Rockets, James Harden, John Lucas, NBA -

In the early morning of March 14, 1986, John Lucas was found blacked out in downtown Houston. He was wearing a suit, athletic socks and no shoes. Cocaine and alcohol shut the then-Houston Rockets guard down before the Portland Trail Blazers’ defense had a chance to do it. It was rock bottom for Lucas, who […]

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#RememberWhensdays, David Robinson, John Lucas, NBA, Orlando Magic, San Antonio Spurs, Shaquille O'Neal -

All is fair in love and war, and since battle terminology is often the metaphor used in sports, for better or worse, let’s discuss the day the San Antonio Spurs and David Robinson successfully staged a coup to overtake the Orlando Magic’s Shaquille O’Neal for the 1993-94 scoring title. The Admiral’s battle plan was simple: […]

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