Sometime middle of last season I wrote a blog about how Monta Ellis needs to be the man by letting Stephen Curry be the man. What I meant by that was Monta Ellis shouldered too much responsibility, either by Don Nelson’s request, who is now aft, or because Ellis felt the need to do so as he signed a large contract and subsequently missed an entire season to injury. And as a result, his efficiency took a dive and his angst of being a ‘Warriors’ resonated throughout most of last season. (more…)
Archive for September, 2010
Tags: golden state warriors, monta ellis, nba, stephen curry
Tags: 49ers, alex smith, frank gore, patrick willis
Alex Smith had the best game of his career last night against the New Orleans Saints. The San Francisco 49ers lost 25-22 on a 37-yard Garrett Hartley field goal that for a second looked like it would miss the uprights as it was partially blocked. Nonetheless, it was a gutty performance by the 49ers who are now 0-2.
Tags: carmelo anthony, don nelson, dorell wright, golden state warriors, rodney carney