Contenders or Pretenders: Western Conference playoff picture

The Western Conference is a tight race every year with elite teams in bunches. This year is no different as there’s already multiple 50-win teams with about a month of NBA basketball left. With few mediocre teams in the conference, I will look to group them into Contenders, Middle of

Changes to come for the NBA All Star Format?

NBA's Commissioner Adam Silver and the Silver and players' union are trying to make the All-Star game more competitive, as well as keep fans interested throughout the week. Request and ideas have been laid out on the table, but a foundation has not been built yet. "You hear people talking about 4-point shots, something

NBA 50 Greatest Players (Part I, 50-41)

We begin our Countdown of the 50 Greatest Players in NBA History: 50. Walt Bellamy- Walt Bellamy was a player with incredible numbers, who was greatly overshadowed by the likes of Wilt Chamberlain & Bill Russell. Even with his great numbers, he never made an All-NBA 1st Team for one time in

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