Evil Empire

Reading time: 2 mins I’m a happy Telewest customer. They supply a good, reliable cheap phone service (my in-laws live in Spain now, so 2p a minute isn’t to be sneezed at), a reliable broadband service which isn’t the cheapest around but isn’t too far off the mark and all the TV channels we (don’t really) need. So why […]

Ketchup

Reading time: < 1 min Pulp Fiction, one of my favourite films… anyway, where was I…? Oh yes, All-Star game was fun. It’s a lot different from a regular season game, a lot more showboating, no-look passes, behind-the-back passes, alley-oops, outrageous dunks and the like. Shaq was deservedly MVP, although Jason Kidd’s no-look, scooped alley-oop was pass of the night. […]

I love this game

Reading time: < 1 min New NBA season has kicked off, and thankfully I now have Sky Sports Extra so can catch some games and highlights. Only problem: Look at the show times!. 9 a.m. on a Saturday morning – that’s criminal!

B-ball

Reading time: < 1 min So the Harlem Globetrotters were entertaining. That’s about it really, I’m glad I went but think the 12 year old sitting next to me got more from it (well from the amount of times he snorted a mouthful of coke out through his nose anyway). Very slick, very professional, and with some pretty good basketballing […]

Dagnamit

Reading time: < 1 min Fuck. I have cable at home. Just found out (somewhat belatedly) that Sky Sports have secured the rights to show the NBA in the UK for the next 3 years. Live games, All-Star game (which is happening right now!), and ALL the games of the playoffs. They will be showing two games a week, which […]