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Forum: ABA 08-15-2018, 10:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,472
Posted By LightningMan
How is the ABA still alive?

I don't understand how he keeps thing thing going.
Forum: Men's Basketball 08-15-2018, 10:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,103
Posted By LightningMan
What a cool ten year ride.

What a cool ten year ride.
Forum: D-League 03-23-2017, 06:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,458
Posted By LightningMan
We might be starting to creep toward that. The...

We might be starting to creep toward that. The Cavaliers are using the D-League (G-League) to get Larry Sanders back into playing shape.
Forum: ABA 03-23-2017, 06:27 AM
Replies: 432
Views: 185,304
Posted By LightningMan
Sometimes I think the only reason he can keep...

Sometimes I think the only reason he can keep operating is the small amounts that he charges these "owners".
Forum: ABA 03-23-2017, 06:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,425
Posted By LightningMan
Why does anyone ever think this will work in...

Why does anyone ever think this will work in Hawaii or Alaska?
Forum: Men's Basketball 12-12-2016, 02:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,103
Posted By LightningMan
I'm not a part of the league anymore, so I don't...

I'm not a part of the league anymore, so I don't know anything officially anymore, but last I knew they did plan to play this year. As to PBL affiliation, your guess is as good as mine, possibly...
Forum: Men's Basketball 12-06-2016, 06:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,103
Posted By LightningMan
My relationship with the TRBL is over

Now I, James Taylor, am back to being a regular guy.
Forum: TRBL 07-16-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,766
Posted By LightningMan
I'll take advantage of this thread to announce my...

I'll take advantage of this thread to announce my "retirement" as an unaffiliated observer of minor league basketball. I was retained by the TRBL recently in an official capacity and as a league...
Forum: D-League 07-02-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 49,915
Posted By LightningMan
Nice idea, Mania. But I would expect that...

Nice idea, Mania. But I would expect that Charlotte would want a team in NC or SC.
Forum: Men's Basketball 05-12-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,916
Posted By LightningMan
CBM, that is funny.

CBM, that is funny.
Forum: ABA 05-05-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 13,978
Posted By LightningMan
As a public service, here is the text, along with...

As a public service, here is the text, along with my annotations:
Forum: PBL 04-07-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 16,685
Posted By LightningMan
The lines between the ABA and the PBL get...

The lines between the ABA and the PBL get blurrier every year.
Forum: NBL Canada 04-02-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,764
Posted By LightningMan
You can't be a public entertainment entity and...

You can't be a public entertainment entity and have a thin skin and succeed.
Forum: Men's Basketball 03-11-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,944
Posted By LightningMan
In the TRBL, a traveling team is one that is...

In the TRBL, a traveling team is one that is approved by the league to play in league games but has no home venue and thus only plays on the road.

The Big Texas and Bull City Legacy teams worked...
Forum: ABA 03-10-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,018
Posted By LightningMan
Well, I'm a bit disappointed that this is going...

Well, I'm a bit disappointed that this is going to happen for real, because it will give legitimacy to an organization that does not deserve any.
Forum: PBL 01-23-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,052
Posted By LightningMan
This is expected to happen in Joe's league. This...

This is expected to happen in Joe's league. This is an embarrassment in a league that was supposed to be a premier league.
Forum: NBL Canada 12-19-2013, 09:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,581
Posted By LightningMan
If there was real discussion in here, the press...

If there was real discussion in here, the press releases wouldn't kill it. We don't have much of an audience here for the NBL, which is a shame since it deserves one.
Forum: Men's Basketball 12-18-2013, 09:47 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,169
Posted By LightningMan
Please read this with the understanding that I'm...

Please read this with the understanding that I'm not bashing and am just genuinely curious: how is travel being managed with the league teams as far from you as they are?
Forum: TRBL 12-16-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,088
Posted By LightningMan
The TRBL schedule is out

It's available at their website.
Forum: PBL 11-14-2013, 09:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,745
Posted By LightningMan
Not sure a team this far south makes sense with...

Not sure a team this far south makes sense with the rest of that league.
Forum: Men's Basketball 11-12-2013, 08:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,401
Posted By LightningMan
I am sorry that you've had the experiences you've...

I am sorry that you've had the experiences you've had. And I'd be lying if I said most of us have had different experiences. But I'm not ready to write minor league basketball being successful as...
Forum: Men's Basketball 10-02-2013, 08:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,612
Posted By LightningMan
Has anyone really forked over $10,000 to Newman...

Has anyone really forked over $10,000 to Newman in a while? I seem to remember all kinds of discounts for everybody lately.
Forum: Men's Basketball 10-02-2013, 08:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,357
Posted By LightningMan
And just like that, you've gone down a notch in...

And just like that, you've gone down a notch in my eyes, simply by quoting Newman.
Forum: TRBL 10-01-2013, 07:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,912
Posted By LightningMan
TRBL announces four new teams

http://basketball.usbasket.com/TRBL/news/TRBL_to_Add_Four_New_Teams_in_2014/334752



Neuse River appears to be replacing Johnston County.
Forum: PBL 09-24-2013, 09:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 11,163
Posted By LightningMan
I park in the rapid transit lots on the edge of...

I park in the rapid transit lots on the edge of town/just outside it for free and take the train in. I only park in town when I have guests who can't make the walk.
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