Larry Fitzgerald caught up with Los Angeles Clippers Assistant Coach and former Minnesota Timberwolves player Sam Cassell after the Golden State Warriors' Game 1 NBA Finals win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Oakland, CA on May 31. Hear what Cassell has to say below. … [Read more...]
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Just when you think you have seen it all, sports delivers a first – and lately, several firsts. NHL expansion team Las Vegas reaches the Stanley Cup Finals in year one; the NHL has been playing for 125 years. And, the Supreme Court delivers a landmark 6-3 vote allowing states to legalize betting on college and professional sports. Home teams usually win game seven right? Not … [Read more...]
The 2017-18 Minnesota Timberwolves most likely have completed their exit interviews as they hang up their uniforms for the year. They ended an NBA-longest 13-season playoff drought with a 1-4 first-round exit loss to Houston. That should’ve left a bad taste in the players’ collective mouths, not a ‘Well, we made it’ hangover. Increasing regular season wins from 16 a year … [Read more...]
After the Timberwolves made the playoffs — the team's first playoff appearance in 14 years — Larry Fitzgerald caught up with five-time NBA champion and ex-New York Knicks Coach, Derek Fisher. Take a listen to his interview below. … [Read more...]
Rockets lead series 3-1 When you play a great team in the playoffs, you cannot lose your focus and concentration. You can't miss free throws, and you must protect the basketball and value every possession. Houston led the NBA in the regular season with a 65-17 record and they believe they can win the NBA Championship. The Timberwolves, in the playoffs for the first time … [Read more...]