Tag Archives: National Basketball Association

Portland Basketball Classics-Turner Sports: NBA 1991-Portland Blazers @ Detroit Pistons: Highlights

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus A good early test for the 1991 Portland Blazers to see where they were in their season. Already off to a great start at 30-6 and in first place not … Continue reading

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Fatal Ish: NBA 1978-Los Angeles Lakers @ Washington Wizards: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Highlights

  Source:The New Democrat  “Quick highlights of KAJ vs Elvin Hayes and Wes Unseld’s Bullets. 05/04/1978.” From Fatal Ish Interesting video about Kareem, considering that the Bullets won this game and the Lakers lost. But the person who did the video … Continue reading

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ESPN: SportsCentury- Greatest Head Coaches: Vince Lombardi

Source:ESPN– Chicago Bears head coach Mike Ditka (1982-92) Source:The Daily Press “Some of the best ever on what it takes to be a great coach. All rights belong to ESPN and Sportscentury.” From ESPN Source:Green Bay Packers– One of Vince Lombardi’s … Continue reading

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215 Hoops 1: Video: NBA-TV: The Detroit Pistons Reign of the Late 1980s Early 1990s: The Ultimate Unit of the NBA

I don’t know if there’s been a franchise that had a team of an era that better represented the city they represented than the Bad Boys Detroit Pistons of the late 1980s early 1990s. Detroit is the ultimate blue-collar big … Continue reading

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Detroit Pistons Official: Video: Unforgettable Moments: The Jordan Rules

The Jordan Rules was a Detroit Pistons defense that was designed to stop the great Michael Jordan from the Chicago Bulls. It was created by the great Pistons point guard Isaiah Thomas and one of the Pistons assistant coaches. I … Continue reading

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Super Lue-HBO Films: Magic & Bird- a Courtship of Rivals

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat This film is about the two men who saved the National Basketball Association in the 1980s. And to know that, you have to be familiar with the NBA back in the … Continue reading

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Gear Master: NBA 1990-NBA Finals-Game 5-Detroit Pistons @ Portland Blazers: Highlights

Source:The New Democrat “Got a request? Leave a comment here. http://ask.fm/gearmast3r The best highlights from the 1990 NBA Finals Game 5.” From Gear Master The Blazers probably peaked a season too early in 1990 and not prepared to play in the … Continue reading

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Merkin Muffly-CBS Sports: NBA 1983-ECQF-Game 3: Atlanta Hawks @ Boston Celtics: Highlights

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat The Hawks and Celtics had a pretty good rivalry with each other in the 1980s, especially in the late 80s where they seemed to meet in the Eastern Conference Playoffs every … Continue reading

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Lamar Matic: Video: CBS Sports: NBA 1975-ECSF-Game 4-Washington Wizards @ Buffalo Braves: Bob McAdoo Scores 50 Points

. This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Anytime there’s a choice between having the player who scored the most points in a game and the team that scored the most points in a game, especially … Continue reading

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The NBA History: NBA 1979-Christmas Day-Philadelphia 76ers @ New York Knicks: Highlights

Source:The Daily Press  “Dr. J, Henry Bibby, ”Jellybean” Bryant and Doug Collins took the floor against Earl ”The Pearl” and the Knicks.” From The NBA History Philadelphia-New York, is a great rivalry in any sport. Eagles-Giants in the NFL, which is … Continue reading

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