Daily Links 4/24

You wanna know why Steph Curry is good? You wanna know how he can hit some of the shots he did in that 20 pt. 4th quarter comeback last night against the Pelicans? Read this article. Really good stuff. This is the kind of thing that I love about sports. Sure I love watching the current product (of anything for that matter) but I’m always just as more interested in the behind-the-scenes of how things work as I am what I’m actually seeing. It’s why when I get the DVD box sets of my favorite shows, I immediately watch the extras and director’s commentary episodes first since I’m fascinated in the how/why/what just as much as I am the finished product. I guess that’s why I do what I do with the “Bachelor.” And even for this show, I don’t care about the finished the product because it’s not real. I’m much more interested in how they got to the place they did and what goes on behind-the-scenes. Always more interesting, especially with … Continue reading

Daily Links 4/23

So much for the strong thunderstorms and possible tornadoes last night. Ummmmm, we got some rain and that was it. My TV never lost signal and I got to watch everything I needed to. That’s a productive day, I tell ya’. Then again, this is Texas weather and it changes about every 10 seconds so I guess I should’ve been a little more suspect when they say possible tornadoes in the area. Somehow I managed to watch all my shows AND catch the Clippers/Spurs game last night, which was excellent. Finally glad to see a competitive game so far in the playoffs. Do you realize there have been 16 games played so far and there’s only been 2 games decided by 5 pts or less, and both came last night? Not to mention every series is 2-0 right now except for the Spurs/Clippers. So much for that wild and wacky Western Conference. The Pelicans will be lucky to win 1 game in the series, the Mavericks are completely melting down and are way too injured … Continue reading