Category: NBA

July 19, 2017 Joshua Vinson No comments exist

Kyle Kuzma was named the MVP for the NBA Summer League championship which should come as no surprise to those who have followed his story. Two of the most overly used phrases in sports are “hard work pays off” and “you can do anything you put your mind to.” However, when Kyle Kuzma said it…

July 18, 2017 Davon Moore No comments exist

As the NBA Summer League progresses, I’ve continuously heard “Why is everyone watching the Summer League this year?” Well, the answer to that is quite simple actually. The 2017 NBA Draft classes is one of the best we’ve seen since 2003 with the likes of Lebron James, Carmelo Anthony and Dwyane Wade. What has gone…

July 10, 2017 Fago Franklin No comments exist

Seattle Storm’s Breanna Stewart is impacting others by using her platform and voice to raise awareness on different issues in the community. Recently Stewart protested the immigration ban that President Trump put in store to limit access to the United States. “It was one of those things that made you feel good,” Stewart said of…

July 9, 2017 Nektarios Konstantelos No comments exist

The Raptors have been very busy during this free agency moving forward towards next year and in the future. Here are my thoughts about all the deals involving the Raptors in free agency. Loyalty Kyle Lowry and Serge Ibaka decided to stay home for the next three years. It was made official when the Raptors…

July 9, 2017 Joshua Vinson 1 comment

Las Vegas, Nevada —-Lavar Ball is notorious for making outlandish statements. However, over the weekend he made a valid point. He mentioned fans came to Las Vegas and filled the Thomas and Mack arena to see Lonzo Ball. Instead, they were introduced to Kyle Kuzma. Shooting roughly 46% from the field and leading all scorers…

July 4, 2017 Glen Thomas No comments exist

Keith Champ and Joshua Vinson talks all thing free agency live from Chicago. One of the biggest trades involved the Windy City’s beloved Bulls. As Jimmy Butler was traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves in exchange for Zach LaVine. Many here are still reeling about that. Not too far away in Indianapolis, the Pacers were robbed…

July 1, 2017 Kyle Andrews No comments exist

According to ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne, the Indianapolis Pacers have sent forward Paul George to the Oklahoma City Thunder. Paul George has been traded to OKC, per sources — Ramona Shelburne (@ramonashelburne) July 1, 2017 The Pacers will receive guard Victor Oladipo and forward Domantas Sabonis. Hearing Oladipo and Sabonis going to Indy — Ramona Shelburne…

June 28, 2017 Cody Stewart No comments exist

A big domino in the NBA offseason has fell today with the Houston Rockets and Los Angeles Clippers agreeing on a trade for Chris Paul. In return, Los Angeles will receive Lou Williams, Sam Dekker, Patrick Beverley, and a 2018 first round pick.   Reports have linked Houston to the 12-year veteran Point Guard for…

June 27, 2017 Stephen Thompson No comments exist

Last night, players and NBA personnel were awarded for their efforts during the 2016-17 NBA Season. Russell Westbrook was awarded the MVP Award. Malcolm Brogdon was named Rookie of the Year after a lackluster year from the latest class of rookies. Eric Gordon was named 6th Man of the Year as well. Draymond Green earned…

June 27, 2017 Davon Moore No comments exist

News broke out on Draft Day that Jimmy Butler was traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves. The deal sent guards Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn, and the 7th pick, which resulted in F Lauri Markkanen, for Butler and the 17th pick, in which C Justin Patton was drafted.   Shockwaves were sent throughout the league as the…