Royce is “working” in Washington D. C. this morning so I was given the task of giving you all your daily dose of bolts. If I missed something, spelled something wrong or got something completely wrong I am ever so sorry. And sorry they are so late!
More on how Kobe defended Westbrook: “In my opinion the reason Kobe was put on Westbrook defensively was because he was knocking down his jump shot. Once an athletic guy like Westbrook is making his jump shot he is almost impossible to stop. You play off of him and he will make the shot. You close out and he will drive right by you.”
P.J. Carlesimo joins the Raptors: “The Toronto Raptors added some experience to their coaching staff Wednesday, officially naming P.J. Carlesimo an assistant. The veteran NBA coach, whose hiring was widely reported in the Toronto media earlier in the week, was most recently the head coach of the Oklahoma City Thunder. Carlesimo, 61, was fired by Oklahoma City on Nov. 22, 2008 after the Thunder’s 1-12 start to the season.”
Darnell Mayberry wants you to know how the Thunder measures up with the Lakers and Celtics: “As the NBA Finals kick off tonight between Bryant’s Los Angeles Lakers and Garnett’s Boston Celtics, the references serve as a reminder at just how much the Thunder has the league’s attention. The question is whether Oklahoma City is ready to compete with the likes of the Lakers and Celtics.”
Completely irrelevant but how about that perfect blown game last night?