Predictem NBA Archives: November and December 2009

Wednesday Pro Hoops Preview and Prediction:
Atlanta Hawks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers – 12/30

Tuesday NBA Analysis and Plays:
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Atlanta Hawks – 12/29

Monday Pro Hoops Analysis and Selection:
L.A. Lakers vs. Phoenix Suns – 12/28

Rocket Not Blasting Off: Despite Tracy McGrady being able bodied to play in games, the Rockets refuse to increase his minutes and it appears as if though they don’t want to have him back in their regular rotation. Whether he gets bought out or traded is anybody’s guess, but don’t expect to see T-Mac back on the hardwood anytime soon. Don’t feel sorry for him though… He’s making 23 million this year whether he’s taking a crap or firing up shots.

Christmas Day NBA Previews and Picks:
Miami Heat vs. New York Knicks
Boston Celtics vs. Orlando Magic – 12/25

Wednesday Pro Hoops Preview and Pick:
Portland Trailblazers vs. San Antonio Spurs – 12/23

Tuesday NBA Preview and Play:
Chicago Bulls vs. New York Knicks – 12/22

Monday Pro Roundball:
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Phoenix Suns – 12/21

Saturday/Sunday: No previews available. Back in action on Monday.

Friday Pro Hoops Previews and Pick:
Milwaukee Bucks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers
Washington Wizards vs. Golden State Warriors – 12/18

Thursday Pro Hoops Preview and Pick:
Orlando Magic vs. Miami Heat – 12/17

Wednesday NBA Game Preview and Play:
Dallas Mavericks vs. Oklahonma City Thunder
Washington Wizards vs. Sacramento Kings – 12/16

Tuesday Roundball Selections:
LA Lakers vs. Chicago Bulls – 12/15

Monday Pro Basketball Preview and Selection:
New Orleans Hornets vs. Dallas Mavericks – 12/14

Sunday NBA: We like the Oklahoma City Thunder at +3.5. – 12/13

Saturday Pro Hoops: Sorry, no game previews today. Our big pick today is the Nugs -8.5. Good luck! – 12/12

Friday NBA Preview and Pick:
Portland Trailblazers vs. Cleveland Cavaliers
Orlando Magic vs. Phoenix Suns – 12/11

Thursday NBA Preview and Play:
Boston Celtics vs. Washington Wizards
Orlando Magic vs. Utah Jazz – 12/10

Wednesday NBA Previews and Picks:
Chicago Bulls vs. Atlanta Hawks
Utah Jazz vs. Los Angeles Lakers – 12/9

Tuesday Preview and Selection:
Milwaukee Bucks vs. Boston Celtics – 12/8

Star Hurt: Pacers high scoring F Danny Granger will miss 4-6 weeks with a foot injury.

Monday NBA Preview and Pick:
San Antonio Spurs vs. Utah Jazz – 12/7

Saturday: Take Houston/Portland OVER 190.5 – 12/5

Friday NBA Analysis and Plays:
Chicago Bulls vs. Cleveland Cavaliers
Miami Heat vs. Los Angeles Lakers – 12/4

Thursday Previews and Picks from the National Basketball Association:
Boston Celtics vs. San Antonio Spurs
Miami Heat vs. Denver Nuggets – 12/3

No Wonder! It’s no wonder Ron Artest wasn’t a very accurate shooter when he was with the Bulls. He came public today with news that he used to drink Hennessy during halftime of Bulls games. It’ll be interesting to hear David Stern’s reaction to that LOL

Worst Start Ever: The New Jersey Nets lost again pushing their season record to 0-18, the worst start for any team in NBA history.

That Was Quick! PG Allen Iverson has decided not to retire and to sign a one year non guaranteed contract with the Philadelphia 76ers. A.I. should start as Sixers G Louis Williams is out six to eight weeks with an injury.

Wednesday NBA Preview and Pick:
Phoenix Suns vs. Cleveland Cavaliers – 12/2

Tuesday NBA Preview and Pick:
Phoenix Suns vs. New York Knicks – 12/1

Monday NBA Hoops Preview and Pick:
Indiana Pacers vs. Golden State Warriors – 11/30

Sunday NBA Preview and Pick:
Boston Celtics vs. Miami Heat – 11/29

Saturday: Sorry, no game previews today. Writers all given day off.

Friday NBA:
Washington Wizards vs. Miami Heat – 11/27

Thanksgiving Day NBA Preview/Pick:
Orlando Magic vs. Atlanta Hawks – 11/26

Wednesday Hoops Preview and Pick:
Dallas Mavericks vs. Houston Rockets – 11/25

Retirement Announcement: All-Star G Allen Iverson has retired from the NBA. – 11/25

Tuesday Preview and Play:
New York Knicks vs. Los Angeles Lakers – 11/24

Monday Preview and Pick:
Chicago Bulls vs. Portland Trailblazers – 11/23

Detroit Pistons vs. Phoenix Suns – 11/22

Saturday: Passing

Friday Previews and Selections vs. the Spread:
Orlando Magic vs. Boston Celtics
Denver Nuggets vs. Los Angeles Clippers – 11/20

Knick Nack Patty Whack Give Iverson a Bone: Many thought N.Y. was going to sign Allen Iverson. Knicks management has officially passed on A.I. citing that he’d be too big of a risk to the team’s chemistry.

Thursday Previews and Picks:
Phoenix Suns vs. New Orleans Hornets
Chicago Bulls vs. Los Angeles Lakers – 11/19

Wednesday Preview and Pick:
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Washington Wizards
San Antonio Spurs vs. Dallas Mavericks – 11/18

Tuesday NBA Previews and Pick:
Chicago Bulls vs. Sacramento Kings
Detroit Pistons vs. Los Angeles Lakers – 11/17

Trade: The Golden State Warriors have sent disgruntled G/F Stephen Jackson to the offense-less Charlotte Bobcats along with G Acie Law. Golden State gets G Raja Bell and F Vladimir Radmanovic. Golden State loses big in this deal but dumps the unhappy Jackson who may have been a cancer to the team.

Star Injured: Hornets PG Chris Paul has a sprained ankle and will likely miss around 3 weeks.

Monday Preview w/Analysis and Selection:
Dallas Mavericks vs. Milwaukee Bucks
Portland Trailblazers vs. Atlanta Hawks – 11/16

Sunday Preview with analysis and Point Spread Selection:
Houston Rockets vs. Los Angeles Lakers – 11/15

Saturday NBA Preview and Pick:
Philadelphia 76ers vs. Chicago Bulls – 11/14

Friday Previews and Picks:
Atlanta Hawks vs. Boston Celtics
L.A. Lakers vs. Denver Nuggets – 11/13

Note: Jazz PG Deron Williams will miss Friday and Saturday’s game with a personal matter.

Thursday Game Previews w/Analysis and Predictions:
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Miami Heat
Phoenix Suns vs. Los Angeles Lakers – 11/12

Wednesday NBA Previews and Picks:
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Orlando Magic
New Orleans Hornets vs. Phoenix Suns – 11/11

Tuesday NBA:
Denver Nuggets vs. Chicago Bulls – 11/10

Monday: Passed

New Orleans Saints vs. Los Angeles Lakers – 11/8

Saturday NBA Previews and Pick:
Boston Celtics vs. New Jersey Nets
Toronto Raptors vs. Dallas Mavericks – 11/7

Star Injured: Kings guard Kevin Martin is out indefinitely with a fractured wrist. – 11/6

Friday Pro Basketball Picks:
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. New York Knicks
San Antonio Spurs vs. Portland Trailblazers – 11/6

Thursday National Basketball Association Game Previews and Point Spread Predictions:
Chicago Bulls vs. Cleveland Cavaliers
San Antonio Spurs vs. Utah Jazz – 11/5

Bynum Hurt: On the last play of the Lakers/Rockets game, LA C Andrew Bynum hurt is elbow. It’s believed to be a strain. The team plans to do an MRI on Thursday. The BIG center has been playing great for the Lakeshow as evidenced by his 17 point 17 board performance vs. Houston. – 11/5

Wednesday Previews and Point Spread Selections:
Miami Heat vs. Washington Wizards
Dallas Mavericks vs. New Orleans Hornets – 11/4

Tuesday NBA Previews and Picks:
Boston Celtics vs. Philadelphia 76ers
Los Angeles Lakers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder – 11/3

Injured Player Report: Bucks shooting guard Michael Redd has been shut down for a minimum of two weeks due to pain in his surgically repaired left knee. Lakers F/C Pau Gasol will likely miss a couple weeks with a possible tear in his hamstring. – 11/2

Monday NBA Preview/Pick:
New Orleans Hornets vs. New York Knicks – 11/2

Sunday: Sorry, no gmae previews today.

Saturday NBA Pick: Take the Oklahonma City Thunder at +3 – 11/1