The Spurs are down a Manu – Part Dos

You patiently waited for Manu Ginobili to come back and help your second half run to fantasy glory. Things were going slow but at least the guy was back so it was all good. Then, just like that, bam!, he’s gone again with the dreaded strained oblique injury. I know what you’re thinking, it’s not …

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Varej-ow! (part dois)

For the second time in as many seasons, Anderson Varejao suffered a major injury causing him to put a dent into the hopes and dreams of his owner’s fantasy glory. This time the culprit is a fractured wrist, which upon information and belief, was suffered on the court. Early reports suggest he’ll be out a …

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No longer a Thornton in your side

Last night Marcus Thornton rocked Arco Arena to the tune of 29/4/2 with 3 steals, a three and a block in 27 minutes. Here’s what I said last Wednesday, the day after he was traded: Marcus Thornton – Poor, poor Jermaine Tayler. I really thought Jermaine could make a fantasy impact sans Tyreke Evans but the …

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Was Franco baked?

Did anyone watch the Academy Awards a/k/a the Oscars last night? My wife likes to refer to it as her “Super Bowl” which always cracks me up. Instead of having a comedian host the awards, this year the Academy gave the nod to two actors, James Franco and Anne Hathaway. I don’t know about you but I’m pretty …

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Hold the Mayo! (literally)

I’m confused. Is it me or are performance enhancing drugs actually supposed to enhance your performance? On Thursday it was announced that OJ Mayo was suspended for 10 games because he tested positive for DHEA, a banned supplement which is supposed to build muscle. If OJ was trying to hide it he was sure doing …

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