Category: The Dan LeBatard Show

Doc Rivers: “We are Playing Awful Right Now. I Think we have More Talent than our Record.”

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

The Boston Celtics currently stand at 20-21, which is good for eighth place in the Eastern Conference standings. Boston is on a four-game losing streak. Doc Rivers still hasn't found his team yet, but expected some struggles based on the changes the Celtics made in the offseason. The Celtics take on ...

Mike Brown Opens Up About his Firing, Believes Mike D’Antoni is a Good Coach

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

This past November Mike Brown was fired as Lakers head coach after a disappointing 1-4 start to the season. The last we heard of Brown was after he released a brief statement following his dismissal. Without further adieu, here's Brown's take on his brief time in Los Angeles and working with ...

Charles Barkley: The Lakers Have Zero Chance of Winning an NBA Title, Fans Shouldn’t be Allowed to Vote for All-Stars

Friday, January 4th, 2013

Charles Barkley sure hasn't made any friends on the court when it comes to his honest criticism of players like Dwyane Wade. Sir Charles was at it again in the following interview, professing that he isn't on the Knicks' bandwagon and that the Lakers are going to have a tough ...

Mike D’Antoni Doesn’t Believe Mike Brown’s Firing Was Fair, Feels Lakers Will Be A Changed Team Once Steve Nash Returns

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

The shock of Mike D'Antoni being hired by the Lakers as head coach is starting to wear off, but Los Angeles is struggling to gel as a team. Pau Gasol looks lost on the court at times and the team is clearly suffering from a quick transition to a new ...

Erik Spoelstra Reflects on Winning 1st NBA Championship

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

The party is on down in South Beach. LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat paraded through town as NBA champions on Monday, basking in the glory they set out for back in the summer of 2010. It may have taken a season for the Heat to earn their ...

Ed Reed on Saints’ Bountygate punishment: “Since Roger Goodell has been our commissioner it’s been about discipline. It’s been about character.”

Thursday, March 22nd, 2012

The suspensions have been handed out to Sean Payton, Greg Williams and Mickey Loomis for their roles in the Saints bounty scandal. Roger Goodell sure didn't take it easy on New Orleans. The NFL Commissioner sent a message to the Saints and the rest of the NFL by suspending Payton ...

Dwyane Wade Got A Chuckle After Being Told The Heat Over-Celebrated After Beating The Celtics, Feels ‘Happy’ For LeBron James

Monday, May 16th, 2011

Much of the talk after the Miami Heat's series clinching win in game of five of the Eastern Conference semifinals centered around LeBron James over-celebrating just a little too much when the horn sounded. Did someone have to remind the Heat, specifically "King James", that his team is only half ...