> Let’s hold off on the parade. Let’s cancel the coronation. Put away the confetti. Ladies, gentlemen, and overall degenerates, we have a series out West. It was a thrilling night for Oklahoma City Thunder fans, thanks in part to a 106-100 victory over the Dallas Mavericks, in game 2 of the Western Conference finals. … Continue reading


>Game 2 of the Mavericks / Thunder Western Conference Finals series is tonight. If you can’t watch the game, let me fill you in on I think will happen, and it will probably be 100% correct and then you’ll feel like you hadn’t missed the game at all. The defense will be picked up: Both … Continue reading

>Nowitzki: Doin’ Dirk

>By using that subject line, I am in no way suggesting ever watching “Kobe: Doin’ Work” because that was a waste of my time. But wasting time is not something that Dirk Nowitski did during his eight days off after his Mavericks knocked off the two-time defending NBA champion Lakers in a clean sweep of … Continue reading

>NBA Playoff Duds Day Two

> NBA Playoff Duds Day Two Serge Ibaka25 minutes, 3 points (1-8), 5 rebounds, 4 blocks, 1 turnover, 2 fouls Kenyon Martin33 minutes, 10 points (4-12, 2-4) 7 rebounds, 5 assists, 4 fouls Emeka Okafor22 minutes, 4 points (2-4), 2 rebounds, 6 fouls Pau Gasol38 minutes, 8 points (2-9, 0-1, 4-4), 6 rebounds, 6 assists, … Continue reading

>Daily Dribbles

>Well, here we are, entering the final week of the NBA season. Sad, isn’t it? Makes me want to cry slightly. Not to mention it’s Monday, which is always a point of tension in my world. Even though it’s the last week of the regular season, we here at The PBT are doing our best … Continue reading

>Daily Dribbles

> With eight games left, the Bulls attempt to not only clinch their first playoff spot since the Jordan era, but also get Derrick Rose his first MVP award.  Happy Thursday Dribblers. Hope you are having a wonderful day. Of course for us who live in the northeast, that sentence is a joke. We have … Continue reading

>Daily Dribbles

> As he left the arena, Cavaliers coach Byron Scott smiled and accepted fist bumps and congratulations from security guards lining the hallway. “Coach,” one of them said, “we’re going to talk about this one all summer.” And probably for many more. Despite blowing a 23-point lead, the Cavs battled back to beat the Miami … Continue reading

>Daily Dribbles

>  OK, so we have a later start to the Dribbles then normal today. I’m starting this column as the Laker game is on. What are the chances that I get anything done? Ding ding, you’re right, not very good. But, I will do my best to update you. Hopefully, we will hear more weeping … Continue reading

>Daily Dribbles

> Apparently DWill got the memo from PBT about using a sharpie to draw in his hair. Now, do yourself a favor and never take that headband off. It’s Friday, Dribblers, a wonderful day because it means the weekend is here. Time to let go, pour yourself a drink, put on some Usher, draw a … Continue reading

>Mouth Wide Open – Brian Geltzeiler

> I was walking through a mall last week with my 7 year old daughter and we came upon one of those picture booths that’s supposed to hold one person.  So, of course, like a cliché, we piled in and took 4 goofy pictures together making different faces in all 4.  The pictures are up … Continue reading