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My Tennis, Year 2011-2012

Looking back on the season, it’s been a constant struggle since the first day of school. I was away from tennis for long stretches of days, even weeks, and the goal of having a paper published this semester year really … Continue reading

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Good players look good when playing well, great players grind it out in the toughest of time

Every time I play a tennis match, especially a single’s match, I play to win. Period. If I my game is on and all the tangibles are clicking, I can probably put my all-around game on display and turn in … Continue reading

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Jeremy and Rose squared up, showing flashes of light for the future

I had the opportunity to watch the game against the Bulls. Jeremy AND the Knicks as a whole improved a lot. Had this been a game coming off a win, the momentum probably would had carried them over a victory. … Continue reading

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When the puzzles don’t fit: Jeremy Lin and Carmelo Anthony

So frustrated as the Knicks have reversed themselves back to the pre-Lin days. As this article has pointed out it was the defense that led to that 7 game winning streak (holding the opponent to 93.7 points/100 possessions), the offense has … Continue reading

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Ugly and Gusty, Jeremy and the Knicks pulled it off again

My New York Knicks are back. The real knicks. The blue-collar, gut-it-out, fighting to the last second, die trying Knicks. The real Knicks basketball is back. It’s not only about a 90-87 victory over the Raptors, it’s much more than … Continue reading

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How to stop Jeremy Lin?

I seriously hope the Lakers don’t do this, but this is my take if I were Mike Brown and the Lakers. Sag off Lin, go under the screen on the PnR, and no double team once he reaches the top … Continue reading

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