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nba all-star

NBA All-Star 2018 Mock Draft

  In a new format this season, LeBron James and Stephen Curry, the leading vote getters in their respective conferences – will choose the two NBA All-Star teams. Rosters will be chosen without regard for conference affiliation from the pool of starters and reserves. James’ and Curry’s first four selections...

mavericks

Mavericks Are Just About Cooked Now

The Thunder opened the 2016 Playoffs with a resounding 38-point win over the Mavericks. Point guard Russell Westbrook (24 points and 11 assists in 29 minutes) and Durant (23 points in 26 minutes) were productive as usual but Oklahoma City also received a strong performance from power forward Serge Ibaka,...

restructuring the nba playoffs

The Blueprint For Restructuring The NBA Playoffs

  Although the records of teams in the Western Conference are better than those of the East, both conferences share the same intriguing story when it comes to the race for the playoffs. Particularly, the race for the 8th seed in the west is literally a toss up between the...

Russell Westbrook

OKC Set To Be Russell Westbrook’s Team

  Again, I will not stop talking about the Russell Westbrook until his astonishing, mindblowing stats give me a reason to do so. I’ve covered his mvp campaign and signature shoe, but it’s now time to focus on the future with the Oklahoma City Thunder and his partner in crime...

Russell Westbrook

Russell Westbrook For MVP?

  Hoooooooooooooooly Westbrook. In a world where the top MVP candidates usually belong on teams that have a substantially superior regular season record, Russell Westbrook, whose Oklahoma City Thunder are barely hanging on to the last playoff seed in the West, is just as deserving if not more of the...

injury

Superstar’s Injury Woes Putting Their Teams At Risk

  Thanks to the #LightSkinBattle, it may have seemed for a moment that I had drifted away from the hardwood. As stated at the end of that piece, unless I hear “Drake caught the fade from Brown,” as Tyga tweeted almost two weeks ago, I will not bother entertaining that...