Aloha, Big Man

You want strange? It’s not that Jake Arrieta didn’t allow a hit. That’s actually not strange at all. That happens all the time now.

What’s strange is that the Rockets actually beat the Warriors and won a game last night. You probably didn’t watch it. But I can promise you, Houston really did win that game.

Strangest of all – the shot of the Rockets bench when James Harden hit that game-winner.

 

It was like they were actually disappointed it went in.

If I didn’t know better- I’d think that Dwight and the fellas were bent because now they’re going to gave to jump on Expedia and pay some change-fees to push their vacations back a couple days.

Seriously- Dwight looked like Harden’s knees just buckled and he went down with a horrible injury. I thought the big man was going to lead a prayer on the bench with his teammates.

Personally- I give the Rockets a golf clap. Good job, good effort. It’s just too bad it didn’t come a little sooner and maybe they’d actually have a shot at making this a decent series. The Beard went to work and got 35. Where was that aggressor in Game 1 when his team scored 78 and he didn’t get to the line a single time? And did I really see… was that… Michael Beasley playing clutch minutes and hitting big free throws?! Dude was playing in China just 2 months ago! I’m just not going to start doing backflips for the Rockets. They won in the final seconds, at home, against a team without it’s best player, who’s second best scorer Klay Thompson shot 0-7 from three, alongside Draymond Green who admitted he was horrible and tried to blame the loss on himself.

Nice win. I guess. But all it does is prolong the inevitable and push their vacation back. It just puts you 5 days from vacation, and 2 more losses for Dwight’s second straight championship.

Aloha, big man.

Comments

comments

This post brought to you by Jim Rome.

Recently in Jim Rome

Jim Rome

Jim Rome: LIVE from Del Mar this Friday!

San Diego’s Sports Leader The Mighty 1090 is excited to welcome Jim Rome back to San Diego as he broadcasts live from the Del Mar Thoroughbred Clubs’ Plaza de Mexico Friday, August 26, 2016 from 9am-12pm. Jim Rome will finish up his live Del Mar radio show by doing “cross talk” with Mighty 1090 daytime host Darren Smith who will be broadcasting live from Del Mar that day from 12-3pm.

Bad Take, ODB

Odell Beckham Jr is a playmaker. But he’s convinced himself that he’s also a star maker. And he’s wrong. Speaking to GQ, it actually sounds like he’s taking credit for Josh Norman’s career, quote: “The reason he’s

Jets v. Fitzfatrick

This is as Jets as it gets. Less than a week from now, they’ll be on the practice field. And it looks like their alleged starting quarterback will be on the golf course. That’s where Ryan Fitzpatrick is