After a drastic defeat in the NBA Finals to the Golden State Warriors, the Cleveland Cavaliers headed into the off-season with intentions of improving the roster. In return, the franchise got one of the worst off-seasons of a team coming off of an NBA Finals appearance in recent history. Even though the Cavs are going … Continue reading Should LeBron James Depart from Cleveland?
The 2017-2018 NBA schedule was officially released on August 14th, and several key adjustments could already be seen as ways for improving the overall product being put on the court. For starters, the entire schedule has been moved up an entire week earlier, considering the NBA has been growing more concerned by the day about … Continue reading 2017-2018 NBA Schedule Released: Will New Adjustments Lead to a Better Product?
As a fellow Washington Wizards fan from the DC Metropolitan area, I have grown accustomed to not expecting much from the local sports franchises. This rings even more true when it comes to the squads being on national television for all the world to see. The Washington Wizards have already been graced with two marquee … Continue reading Wizards Starting to Feel National TV Love
As the NBA Summer League comes to an end, this is an appropriate time to look back and reflect on the rookies from all the drafts this century. What better way than to form a list? 18/17) Ben Simmons (LSU), Markelle Fultz (Washington) There is a reason these two are tied for last, and it's … Continue reading #1 Overall Picks in NBA Since 2000: The Worst to The Best
Atlanta Hawks: The Atlanta Hawks seemed to have a very interesting offseason. After trading away Dwight Howard for much less than what they could have gotten for him with market value, they let Paul Millsap walk to the Denver Nuggets on a 3-year, $90 million contract and Tim Hardaway Jr. go right back to the New … Continue reading NBA Offseason Evaluations
After a flurry of offseason moves that took place in the past few weeks, it sure seemed as as if almost all of the major stars decided to take their talents to the Western Conference of the NBA. On the other hand, there are a multitude of "rising" teams that are on the cusp of … Continue reading The Least of the East or Beasts Waiting To Feast?
By now, I'm sure we all feel like the dust is starting to settle in the NBA landscape, and all signs are clearing pointing towards the Western Conference being the dominant conference for yet another year in the NBA. How did all of this, in the words of fictional anchorman Ron Burgundy, "escalate so quickly?" … Continue reading Tipping of the Scales: Balance of NBA Power Takes Its Talents Out West