And The 2015 NBA Rookie of the Year Is?

  The 2014 NBA Draft was hyped as being one of the most impactful drafts since 2003 when Lebron James was selected with the 1st overall pick by the Cleveland Cavaliers. Prospects with lofty expectations such as Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker were believed to be franchise players capable of turning lottery teams in playoff […]

Boston Celtics Make Push For A Playoff Spot

After the Boston Celtics traded away Jeff Green and Rajon Rondo, many NBA analysts predicted that the Celtics would not be competitive and would be a team not fighting for wins, but fighting for a higher pick in the NBA Draft Lottery. Boy, how things have changed. There are certain professional sports teams that have […]

The Triple-Double Tenacity of Russell Westbrook

Point Guard Russell Westbrook of the Oklahoma City Thunder has been on quite the tear lately since capturing the 2015 NBA All-Star MVP when he scored 41 points and proved himself to be the brightest star on the biggest stage. Since then, the Oklahoma City Thunder have been in a fight for their playoff lives […]

The Impact of Earl Lloyd: Sports and Social Change

  The story of Earl Lloyd is important to be recognized on any day and in any month, but since February is Black History Month, I am going to take a special look at Earl Lloyd and recognize the impact he would have on future generations of basketball players, as well as the impact he […]

Player Profile: Giannis Antetokounmpo G/F Milwaukee Bucks

You might not know how to pronounce his name, but after having a strong season and winning NBA Player of the Week, Giannis Antetokounmpo is beginning to become a household name. If you still are unable to say, Giannis Antetokounmpo, well, just call him, the Greek Freak. Giannis Antetokounmpo earned his nickname due to his […]

Atlanta Hawks: Playing as a Team

  The Atlanta Hawks just completed the best undefeated record in a calendar month in NBA history going 17-0. The Atlanta Hawks are currently on a 19-game winning streak and are beating teams every night without one bonafide NBA star, never mind having two or three superstars. In a league where the term “Big Three” […]

New NBA Season Tips Off This Week!!!

The National Basketball Association is set to tip-off its 69th year this upcoming 2014-2015 season! I seriously began watching basketball during the 1991-1992 season when the Chicago Bulls were in the infancy of their dynasty. As a fan of the game, I began rooting for the Boston Celtics and their up and coming superstar Reggie […]