Bobby Motus
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The MSG experience, last of 2 parts    
by Bobby Motus - December 3, 2021 - 12:00am
To watch an NBA game, the average ticket cost is $120, and the Knicks have the priciest tickets in the league. 
Behind the Caruso deal
by Bobby Motus - December 1, 2021 - 12:00am
Undrafted in 2016, the LA Lakers signed him to a 2-way contract in 2017.
The MSG experience, Part 1
by Bobby Motus - November 26, 2021 - 12:00am
This MSG is not about monosodium glutamate, that fine white substance we use to add flavor to our cooking but that world-famous 76,000 square meter arena located at Midtown Manhattan between 7th and 8th Avenues from...
Revisiting the 2017 NBA Draft
by Bobby Motus - November 24, 2021 - 12:00am
Having the most freshmen and fewest seniors in the batch, the 2017 NBA rookie draft was the youngest draft class, with 16 college freshmen selected in the first round, including the top seven picks namely Markelle...
The 2021 NYC Marathon
by Bobby Motus - November 19, 2021 - 12:00am
Last year, Covid-19 prevented the 50th staging of the world’s largest marathon and the signature event of the world’s premier community running organization, the New York Road Runners (NYRR) which is...
Battered and beaten
by Bobby Motus - November 10, 2021 - 12:00am
The 2021-2022 NBA season had entered its third week with teams playing at least 11 games each.
What can $1.47 million buy?
by Bobby Motus - November 3, 2021 - 12:00am
We all have some old pair of shoes lying somewhere around the house that we find hard to let go.
Shoe mistakes and fixes
by Bobby Motus - October 29, 2021 - 12:00am
If you’re a shoe guy and you have the means to indulge on them, there are lots of brands to choose from, including re-issues of models from years past.
NBA@75 significant snubs
by Bobby Motus - October 27, 2021 - 12:00am
The National Basketball Association is on its 75th anniversary season and thru a panel of active and retired players, coaches, team executives, WNBA legends, sportswriters and broadcasters, picked at random 75 greatest...
Dream fulfilled, 60 years later
by Bobby Motus - October 22, 2021 - 12:00am
In the US, sports are mandatory for high school and college students.
An end to one, a start of one
by Bobby Motus - October 20, 2021 - 12:00am
The holdout has finally ended with the return of Ben Simmons to Philadelphia and practice with the team last week.
NBA whistle blowers and their salaries
by Bobby Motus - October 13, 2021 - 12:00am
When the 2021-2022 NBA season opens in two weeks, there will be 75 full-time NBA officiating staff, which currently include five female referees.
The Ben Simmons saga
by Bobby Motus - October 8, 2021 - 12:00am
Philadelphia’s first pick in the 2016 NBA Draft, the 6-11 Benjamin David Simmons sat out his first year due to a foot injury but came back strong the following season, helping the team up to the second round...
Chasing another title
by Bobby Motus - October 1, 2021 - 12:00am
We had seen the last few fights of Manny Pacquiao and we can safely conclude that he’s not as explosive as say, five to seven years ago.
The Intuit Dome
by Bobby Motus - September 29, 2021 - 12:00am
The LA Clippers will soon be saying goodbye to the Staples Center, the arena they share with rival LA Lakers and the NHL’s LA Kings.
Player nicknames
by Bobby Motus - September 22, 2021 - 12:00am
Sports people are mostly known by their nicknames to describe their features, the way they play or just simply to shorten them.
The shape of things
by Bobby Motus - September 8, 2021 - 12:00am
The 2021-2022 NBA season begins in about 5 weeks and things had mostly taken shape.
Major League Baseball at the Field of Dreams
by Bobby Motus - August 20, 2021 - 12:00am
Baby boomers and gen-Xers might remember the 1989 movie Field of Dreams starring Kevin Costner, James Earl Jones and Ray Liotta.
54 Milagros
by Bobby Motus - August 18, 2021 - 12:00am
Because he failed to defend his title within the prescribed time period, boxing’s governing body stripped Manny Pacquiao of his WBA Super Welterweight title and declared him champion-in-recess.
Lakers need to consider one thing
by Bobby Motus - August 11, 2021 - 12:00am
Let’s revisit the 2016-2017 NBA season.
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