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Clippers Reign Among Elite is Over

With all that talent the Los Angeles Clippers once contained, the franchise had no championships to show for it. During their peak, the Clippers never made it past the second round of the postseason, but had the roster to win it all. The play of Chris Paul, Blake Griffin, DeAndre Jordan, and others gave life […]

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Why Mike D’Antoni Just Might be Wrong

Six vs five vs three.  That is one of the biggest arguments used when talking about the Greatest of All Time, otherwise known as the GOAT. While the respective number of championships for Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant, and LeBron James aren’t everything, considering all three have impeccable stats to back them up, the number of […]

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NBA Postseason Power Rankings

The NBA postseason is among us, as the top 16 NBA rosters from the 2017-18 season will battle it out in hopes of hoisting the trophy by the end. Here is where the franchises stand heading into the first round: 1. Golden State Warriors  Regardless of the Houston Rockets containing a stronger regular season record, […]

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Five Cases for Five Different NBA MVP’s

We’re just about heading into the 2018 new year, and the NBA has been eventful to say the least. Superstars such as Lebron James and Kevin Durant have continued to pave their ways towards another superb season, while some surprises have emerged as contenders for the NBA MVP award. Here are five different names that […]

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MLB

2017-18 NBA Playoff Predictions

The start of the NBA season is always an exciting time, and with the abundance of off-season moves during free agency, as well as executed blockbuster trades, the league has shaped out quite differently than ever before. Here are my predictions for playoff seeding in the Western and Eastern Conferences: West 1. Golden State Warriors: […]

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Is Oklahoma City the Favorite in the West?

This off-season has been one of the busiest ones to date, with a number of star caliber players finding new homes, and franchises witnessing an overall improvement within their roster. Out of all the teams that have endured drastic changes, there has been a lot of eyes on one specific team, and that is the […]

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The Top 10 NBA Duos of 2017

With the NBA regular season less than a month away, the free agency period of 2017 has been one for the ages. Transactions involving blockbuster deals and signings have forced fans around the globe to speculate whether their franchise has what it takes to bring home a title. Here are the top ten duos of […]

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Will Carmelo Take Off to Houston?

The NBA regular season is not far away from its starting point, however, there is the ongoing drama involving New York Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony. Rumors over the last handful of months have made it distinctly clear that the small forward has a desire to be shipped to the Houston Rockets. Why exactly? With the […]

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Tipping of the Scales: Balance of NBA Power Takes Its Talents Out West

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?” […]

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NBA Free Agency Rumor & Signing Tracker

  Teams are listed within alphabetical order, and updates are distinctly listed as a report, rumor, signing, or a trade: Atlanta Hawks Report: The Cleveland Cavaliers have signed former-Hawks point guard Jose Calderon. The contract happens to be a veterans minimum deal, as Calderon will play as a role player for the upcoming season. Signing: The Denver […]

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