Baltimore’s Ray Lewis has announced his retirement at the end of the season. Lewis was MVP of Super Bowl XXXV. Plus, the NFL’s best team for most of the season stumbles into the playoffs.
Nowhere near as loaded as the Western Conference, the Knicks and Heat are the class of the East. New Jersey, Atlanta, Boston and Chicago are threats though.
The Lakers have been the most disappointing team in the NBA while Golden State has impressed. Thunder, Clippers, Grizzlies and Spurs all look strong.
Thanks for nothing, Time Warner. If you have satellite TV in Southern California (DirecTV or Dish Network), good luck finding a place to watch the Lakers. Daily Girth tries to track L.A.’s game against the Pistons.
Kobe Bryant is still a ferocious competitor. He has slowed down in recent years, but he has a lot of help this season. Will he try to hog the spotlight?
Boston’s veterans prove experience counts in the NBA. When will these guys slow down?