The Line-up: Kobe Bryant a bullet and a target, the Jason Kidd song, Pat Ewing Jr. for Fred Weis, Michael Jordan living through his players and much, much more
The Line-up for August 31st has today’s latest and best posts from the world wide web of bloggers, featuring: an all-time Kobe mix … The dude the Rockets got for Pat Ewing Jr, you’ve seen him before and it isn’t pretty … info on great throwback jerseys … criticism of Steve Nash … a scholarship set-up to honour Blazer great Kevin Duckworth …
The Line-up has the best NBA blog posts that you should be reading:
- The Hoop Doctors have details on Michael Jordan, the executive, living through his players. Check out this site for other great features.
- Leo Rautins, the Toronto Raptors game analyst and the head coach of Canada’s national program, has thoughts on the politics of past Olympics.
- Scott at Raptorblog tells you about his favourite throwback jersey. Not a bad choice. But I love the ‘Washington Bullets’ Wes Unseld look.
- Video of a Nets fan finally cleansing his soul on the Jason Kidd trade. I sense anger.
- Steve, the man behind celticsblog’s daily babble, has the details on the Knicks acquiring Pat Ewing Jr.
- Meanwhile, The Dream Shake, an excellent Houston blog, has problems with who the Rockets got for Ewing Jr (click the link to see an all-time great facial). You’ll remember him. How could you ever forget him?
- At The Hive has all the info on the Hornets’ 15-man roster.
- Phoenix Stan has harsh words for Steve Nash. The Bright Side of The Suns scribe has issues with Nasty’s recent comments on the team resting him for the postseason.
- Blazers Edge has a post on a scholarship set-up in Keving Duckworth’s memory.
- ESPN’s Henry Abbott has a couple of videos of Monta Ellis cutting a rug before the injury.
- Recently, he’s taken heat (no pun intended), but NBA.com has a Shaq-Vibe collabo. The Diesel talks about his love of hip-hop.
- Just check out Eric Musselman’s blog. One of basketball’s brightest minds has interesting tidbits on hoops, life, and sports.
- An excellent Kobe Bryant youtube mix called a ‘Bullet and a Target’. The title of the youtube clip is also the name of the accompanying music by my guy Citizen Cope.
- Word is there are sports other than basketball. No kidding! Well, the boys at Crave-on-line bring straight fire on MMA, MLB, NFL, and other sports. Show love to my extended family and get at their work. I know you’ll like it.
- Speaking of the fam, H-Vibe’s CYE has sneaker stuff on Air Jordans. .
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