Rene Rocha

Julius Randle Is Cooking In New York

In the best season of his career, Julius Randle has given New York something to savor Basketball and New York go together like peanut butter and jelly, like macaroni and cheese, like chips and salsa. Seeing the resurgence in relevance of the New York Knicks has been...

Ice Trae Has Arrived

In an instense atmosphere in New York, Trae Young was entirely unmoved. Last week we witnessed the interesting concept of play-in games for the playoffs. We also looked on as Kwame Brown emerged from the depths of disrespect and punchline purgatory to go scorched...

Sharp Dressed Men

A look back at coaches fashion choices of the 70s and 80s The recent passing of Stan Albeck gave basketball fans a moment to reflect on the coach’s prime years of the early 80s. Albeck led the San Antonio Spurs for three seasons and took them to the Western Conference...

Movin’ On

LaMarcus Aldridge’s days in San Antonio have ended. A Spurs fan takes a look back. When LaMarcus Aldridge signed with the San Antonio Spurs in July 2015, expectations were high. He joined a squad a year removed from an NBA championship run, and with the main actors...

The House That Pop Built

After a quarter of a century coaching the Spurs, Gregg Popovich shows no signs of slowing down. Gregg Popovich reached legendary status years ago. The San Antonio Spurs Championship season of 2013-14 likely sealed that beyond a shadow of a doubt. They destroyed the...