Author Archives: James Baker

NBA Finals Lacking Drama

Although both NBA Finals teams took circuitous routes to their destination, they are predictably here for the fourth consecutive year. The Golden State Warriors battled a series of injuries and sheer boredom that caused them to lose the Western Conference top seed to the Houston Rockets. Meanwhile, the Cleveland Cavaliers did NOT appear to be a shoo in for a

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What! Houston Rockets Have Defense

After a Western Conference Finals game-three blowout by 41 points to the Golden Gate Warriors, the Houston Rockets rebounded last night with a 25-point fourth quarter erasing a 10-point deficit and holding the Warriors to 12 points – one of the team’s lowest scoring quarters in the playoffs this year – to win 95-92 tying the series at 2-2. Who

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