The Lin Effect

24. February 2012 09:05 by jpiaskowy in infographic  //  Tags: , ,   //   Comments ()

Jeremy Lin Infographic

Knicks vs. Heat matchup one of the hottest of the year

23. February 2012 02:30 by jpiaskowy in Basketball, Data  //  Tags: , , ,   //   Comments ()

Linsanity continues to go wild as he and the Knicks stroll into South Beach for a 7PM ET battle on TNT.  This matchup is proving to be one of the hottest NBA games of the year. 

We've sold more tickets for this game than any other game this season and are seeing average ticket prices hover right around $200, up 58% from season average.

And check out this tweet from CNBC's Darren Rovell-

Do you think the Knicks are contenders in the East? Will they beat the Heat? Tell us what you think in the comment section below.

And check out this cool infographic we came across that gets into some on Jeremy Lin's back-story as well as some of the Linsanity since his first start.

His Airness turns 49

17. February 2012 01:31 by jpiaskowy in Basketball, Video   //  Tags:   //   Comments ()

Michael Jordan dunking

 

In celebration of Michael Jordan's B-day we wanted to share some of his best highlight videos from around the web.  Enjoy, share with your friends and tell us: Do you think Michael Jordan is the greatest basketball player of all time?

1997 Finals Flu Game:

Career highlights via NBA and ESPN:

He may be the greatest basketball player ever but he has had a questionable and controversial fashion career.  Check out this great tumblr blog dedicated to some of his worst outfits - http://wtfismikewearing.tumblr.com/