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Arturo Galletti

Explaining the NBA Cap and the Value of a win

I think it’s much more interesting to live not knowing than to have answers which might be wrong. I have approximate answers, and possible beliefs, and different degrees of certainty about different things, but I’m not absolutely sure of anything, and in many things I don’t know anything about, such …

The 2012 NBA Free Agency Cheat Sheet

Are you like me? Are you tired of having to look fifty places once a free agency rumor comes up? I totally am. At this point I even have a standard process to follow.My personal short list for every rumored trade and signing is: The NBA Free Agent List The …

2012 Wrap & Draft Fanservice

Spike: In terms of a plan? Angel: We fight. Spike: Bit more specific. Angel: Well, personally, I kind of want to slay the dragon. Let’s go to work. -Angel  Ep. Not Fade Away And so we come to the symbolic end of the 2011-12 NBA season. We had a lockout …

2012 NBA Draft Extravaganza: The Rankings

“It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look further than you can see.” -Sir Winston Churchill I am a self confessed NBA draft junkie. What does that mean exactly? It means that I am always in the mood to write, project and speculate about the NBA draft. …

The 2012 NBA Finals Preview Extravaganza

“And by that destiny to perform an act Whereof what’s past is prologue, what to come In yours and my discharge.” ― William Shakespeare It’s a tough job being an oracle. As you know I’ve been making picks for the Truehoop Stat Geek Smackdown. It’s been a blast but some …

Making the picks for The Conference Finals

“Haven’t thought of anything, have you? No, neither have I. Think, think, think.” — Winnie The Pooh from The Honey Tree by A.A. Milne Let’s review shall we? 10-2 So far with 6 series picked dead on. My round 1 picks were pretty good. My round 2 picks were awesome. …