Ask any coach which specific talents they could use more of on their teams and getting pure shooters is always something in scarce supply. Even in the NBA, where players are far superior in their shooting touch, the number of pure shooters – guys who can be counted on to ‘almost never miss’ when left […]
LeBron James is an enigma. LeBron and I are the same age and we grew up in the same area. NORTHEAST OHIO. We graduated the same year of high school, 2003. I went to Charles F. Brush High School in Lyndhurst, Ohio and LeBron attended St. Vincent St. Mary High School in Akron, Ohio. I […]
You have to love the internet. Actually, no, you don’t. You don’t have to love it. Or, at least, you don’t have to love everyone on social media. Time for another round of “Mean Tweets” on Jimmy Kimmel, and just in time for the NBA Finals.
You do have to wonder what happened to all of the people who claimed Harrison Barnes was a bust in college.
Warning: the following may hit home about your favorite NBA team. Soft hearted basketball fans should avoid reading this and getting dampened spirits; those who continue from this point and have their egos bruised, well, I’m telling you up front, so toughen up, ya babies. The NBA Draft Lottery, which somehow has been turned into […]
There are lots of really good players who have played in professional basketball, but very few are so good, so transcendent, that they become legendary. Those players, like Michael Jordan or Larry Bird, all share qualities that only a few players have. Those qualities aren’t limited to the world of sports; in fact, these same […]
Photo: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports Apparently Amar’e Stoudamire is full of ideas on what is wrong with his current team, the Dallas Mavericks: “I came here to win, and we’re [4 ½] games out of being out of the playoffs, which is unacceptable,” Stoudemire said after the Cleveland Cavaliers cruised to a 127-94 win over […]
Editor’s Note: This is a guest post by Ron of FantasyBasketballMoneyLeagues.Com. For more fantasy basketball updates, you can follow Fantasy Basketball Money Leagues Google+ Page or like it on Facebook. The 2014 NBA Draft is one of the most talked–about of the last decade and it is also considered to be loaded with stars. Most […]
By Marcus Shockley For the life of me, I can’t figure out what has happened – and, continues to happen – to the Indiana Pacers. By all rights the Pacers should have already won a title. Over the past two seasons, they consistently outplayed the Miami Heat, but just couldn’t close the deal when it […]
In a move that most expected after his solid year, Kansas’ Joel Embiid has declared for the NBA draft. At his news conference on Wednesday, Embiid shared his reasons for turning pro: “Looking at different scenarios and gathering info of what was best for me … either way was best for me. Talking to my […]