3 Shades of Blue

Thanks for Ten Years

Today is the ten-year anniversary of the first real basketball post ever on 3 Shades of Blue. When I first started ...

What’s Awry with Marc Gasol?

The ultimate victory in competition is derived from the inner satisfaction of knowing that you have done your best and ...

Newton’s Third Law of Motion

David Fizdale is not a man who shies away from tough situations. Indeed, he almost seems to seek them out. This ...

Three in the Key: Back to the Grind

Buckle up, ladies and gents (and you too, Chandler Parsons). We're heading into the home stretch of the always lengthy ...

24-Second Shot Clock: All-Star Weekend Edition

24 things bouncing around my feeble brain during All-Star weekend. 1. Marc Gasol - Big Spain is now a 3-time ...

The Evolution of Captain Clutch

The biggest knock against him is his age and level of experience entering the league at the point guard position. Many ...