San Antonio Spurs vs. Los Angeles Clippers: Game 7 Results

San Antonio Spurs vs. Los Angeles Clippers: Game 7 Results As the rest of the world was focusing on Mayweather vs. Pacquiao, you might have missed one of the best game 7s in recent memory. The defending NBA Champion San Antonio Spurs were dethroned in the first round of the NBA Playoffs last evening in […]

2015 NBA Playoffs Weekend Round-Up (April 20th)

2015 NBA Playoffs Weekend Round-Up The 2015 NBA Playoffs kicked off this past weekend and featured some great games and interesting first round match-ups. Let’s take a took at some of the action and results over a frantic weekend of NBA basketball. If you like basketball, you probably didn’t get out much this weekend as […]

Meet The 2015 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Enshrinement Class

11 new members are scheduled to be enshrined into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Let’s take a look as the inductees and their storied careers.   Lisa Leslie – Lisa Leslie is one of the most dominant and recognizable figures in the history of women’s basketball. Leslie is an eight-time WNBA All-Star and […]

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 […]

Redemption Story: How Basketball Saved Stephon Marbury

Stephon Marbury is one of the greatest guards in the history of New York City basketball. Marbury hails from Brooklyn’s famous Coney Island and his story was the inspiration for Spike Lee’s critically acclaimed basketball flick, He Got Game. Stephon Marbury has always been considered a Point God and was supposed to be the next […]

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 […]

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” […]

Frustration as Motivation

  The time of the year is approaching when all-stars are selected from teams and recognized for having impressive individual statistics, contributing to their team’s success, and being respectful teammates. There are only a certain number of all-star spots available and not everyone who is deserving gets selected. This past Thursday, the NBA announced the […]

Player Profile: Hassan Whiteside C Miami Heat

Player Profile Hassan Whiteside C Miami Heat Hassan Whiteside is quickly becoming a unique story in the NBA. In a league where big men come at a premium and are often scouted and observed sometimes even before they enter high school, Hassan Whiteside is showing the world that he can be a productive and solid […]