Mike’s Take

NBA Draft 2013

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

Mike’s Take

Friday, January 18th, 2013

Prior to Thursday’s Clippers vs. Wolves matchup on TNT I talked with Timberwolves reporter Jerry Zgoda for the Star Tribune.

Q TNT has a Wolves-Clippers and Lakers-Heat doubleheader Thursday. Not long ago, the Lakers always would have been considered the main event. Has that changed?

A Yep, I think we have to give the Clippers their due. They have the best or second-best record in the NBA along with Oklahoma City, and they’ve certainly earned it, and the Lakers have not done very well after the very high expectations. Right now it’s the Clippers’ town until the Lakers take it back.

Q Does that seem strange to say?

A Yeah, it does, with the history of the Clippers. But it’s a new culture there now. Vinny Del Negro has put his imprint on the team. Chris Paul has been so important. And they’ve made some really good veteran pickups: Chauncey Billups, Grant Hill are just solid people. They’re for real. The playoffs are strange. They could legitimately win it all, they really could.

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Mike’s Take

Thursday, March 22nd, 2012

Mike Fratello and Jessica Taff discuss the new addition of Gerald Wallace and the impact of Gerald Green since joining the Nets.

Mike’s Take: All-Star 2012 Eastern Conference Reserve Picks

Saturday, February 4th, 2012

Mike’s Take: All-Star 2012 Western Conference Reserve Picks

Saturday, February 4th, 2012