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Jarrett Jack's first regular-season start since the Chris Paul trade was more than good enough for the New Orleans Hornets.
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NEW ORLEANS -- Jarrett Jack's first regular-season start since the Chris Paul trade was more than good enough for the New Orleans Hornets. Jack had 21 points and nine assists in his season debut, and New Orleans dominated in its home opener, beating the winless Boston Celtics 97-78 on Wednesday night. The Celtics are 0-3 for the first time since 2006-07, the season before they...
When it came to barring Chris Paul from joining the Lakers, David Stern had it all wrong, says Carmelo Anthony. Unlike the NBA commissioner, who prevented Paul from going to the Lakers in a trade three weeks ago, the Knicks’ superstar believes it would have benefited everyone had Paul wound up playing in the same backcourt with Kobe Bryant.
Jarrett Jack had 21 points and nine assists in his regular-season debut, and New Orleans dominated in its home opener, beating the winless Boston Celtics 97-78 on Wednesday night.
See New Orleans. Losing Chris Paul who was going to leave anyway wasn’t all that bad cause you got Eric “Ready for a breakout season” in return. In his first game in teal, EJ proves his worth in the clutch.
The Hornets outrebounded the Celtics 48-37 and they held them to 37.2% shooting from the floor last night, which were big reasons for the easy win. Jarrett Jack (21 points, 4 rebounds, 9 assists, 1 steal and 2 blocked shots) and Carl Landry (20 points, 11 rebounds and 1 blocked shot) led the way for the Hornets last night. Emeka Okafor (13 points, 6 rebounds and 5 blocked shots...
No Chris Paul, no problem.
Faithful television-watching basketball fans have long known that TNT play-by-play announcer Kevin Harlan is kind of a crazy person. To be fair, he is arguably our favorite kind of crazy person — the kind who legitimately seems very happy to be calling games, who describes the action on the floor well and accurately without being dry, and who knows how to meet big moments with...
We keep hearing rumors that Rajon Rondo is on the trade block — it had been for Chris Paul but the Celtics will listen to other offers, too. They are not going to move him for just anyone, but he’s not the easiest player to get along with and Boston is keeping its options open.…