Paulie’s Perspective: Entertainment News & Notes

Hey kids – Paul Bernardo here and this week was quite eventful with the Emmys and a lot more tidbits to share. Join me here every week for the good…

Oh What a Night – How the Golden State Warriors and Kobe Bean Bryant Closed the NBA Season With a Bang

In many ways, the last days of the NBA Regular Season are anticlimactic.  Generally, at least a quarter of the league is in full tank mode, with superstars missing games…

PTBN’s NBA-Team Podcast: Now That’s What I Call 90s

On this retro edition of the podcast, Riche’s better half of the NBA-Team, Adam Murray, is on vacation, but Marvel.com’s one-two punch of Ben Morse and Black Garris stop by…

PTBN’s NBA-Team Podcast- Medium Cool

In a special edition of Place To Be Nation’s NBA-Team Podcast, co-hosts Andrew Riche and Adam Murray talk about all things television in the NBA. They discuss the history of…

Welcome to NBA Jam: The Retrospective

NBA expert Andrew Riche and gaming expert Maurice Pogue go “Boom-shaka-laka!” all over you as we discuss how an early 90’s video game changed everything. Andrew Riche: It’s amazing to…

The Agony of Three-peat

Win or lose, the Miami Heat’s Finals rematch with the San Antonio Spurs may seal their fate in NBA lore It was back in the summer of 1987 in Los…

They Lost to WHO?!

Andrew Riche counts down the ten most shocking regular season upsets in basketball history Even under the heightened senses of opening tip off, when NBA teams are breaking in their…

NBA 2013-14 Preview: Southeast Division

The champs are still here, John Wall is primed to break out, and… that’s about it. SOUTHEAST DIVISION MIAMI HEAT (Last season: 66-16, 1st in Southeast, 1st in Conference) IN:…

Goodbye To You, 2-3-2

The reformatting of the NBA Finals provides plenty of what if’s but more of the same in the future When I tuned in on a Sunday night to see the…

The Air Apparently Nots

 The retirements of Allen Iverson and Tracy McGrady recollect a post-Jordan era filled with promise, overhype, and ultimately disappointment. This past summer, we reached the ten-year anniversary of the 2003…