Contenders or Pretenders: Eastern Conference playoff picture

Looking at the Eastern Conference standings, there is few legit NBA Finals contenders. But there is some teams that could challenge the repeat Eastern Conference champion Cleveland Cavaliers. LeBron James has been dominating the East for as long as most can remember. With the shift in power slowly rolling to

Wizards Fall to New Found Rival Celtics

  In one of the league's newest rivalries, the Boston Celtics took home an 110-102 win over the Washington Wizards. The Rivalry Continues With the playoffs nearing, this was the most important game of this season's rivalry.  Boston is second in the Eastern Conference with Washington trailing by a game-and-a-half.  Both teams are

How the Kyle Lowry injury affects the Raptors

On Tuesday morning, Raptors All-Star guard Kyle Lowry is set to have surgery on his right Wrist. The team announced he'll miss several weeks. https://twitter.com/RaptorsMR/status/836306542605393920 The former Villanova guard encountered this injury in the final regular season game before the All-Star break on Feb. 15th. Even after this occurred, Lowry would still

NBA Power Rankings Week 6

  One month into the NBA season there are various story lines that come to mind during this marathon campaign of 82 games. As most teams are starting to take form, we can look at the contenders and quickly identify the pretenders as we head into December. 1. Golden State Warriors: With Kevin Durant