John Lucas joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they talked about the toughest matchup for the Rockets in the playoffs, his thoughts on the Rockets as a team, his opinion on Chris Paul as well as his feelings on the state of the NBA right now.
Perhaps the two biggest names available in unrestricted free agency this year are superstars Chris Paul and center Dwight Howard. The question is, which of them is the best value?
Comedians Bill Bellamy and Ali Siddiq joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they talked about Chris Paul, doing shows in Nigeria and Ali doing commercials for bail bondsmen.
Michael Wallace of ESPN.com joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they talked about Chris Paul’s future, his thoughts and the Western Conference and Eastern Conference Playoffs.
Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey thinks Houston is one all-star player away from being a championship-caliber team.
The Rockets were arguably the most under-rated team in the NBA this season. The sky is the limit for this young core of budding Rockets.
The San Antonio Spurs mowed down another opponent, using their guile under pressure to close out another perfect playoff series. Tim Duncan scored 21 points, Tony Parker added 17 and the Spurs beat the Los Angeles Clippers 102-99 on Sunday night to win their second-round matchup 4-0 and advance to the Western Conference finals.
Tim Duncan scored 19 points, helping engineer a 24-0 run in the third quarter after the Spurs trailed by 24 points, and San Antonio defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 96-86 on Saturday to take a commanding 3-0 lead in their second-round playoff series.
Tony Parker scored 22 points on his 30th birthday, Tim Duncan had 18 and the San Antonio Spurs beat the fading Los Angeles Clippers 105-88 on Thursday night, pushing their winning streak to 16 and taking a 2-0 lead in their Western Conference semifinal series.
Tim Duncan had 26 points and 10 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs, recharged after a weeklong layoff, wore down the busy Los Angeles Clippers to win Game 1 of their Western Conference semifinals series, 108-92 on Tuesday night.