NBA Summer League Standouts’ Highlights and Analysis

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

The Effects of the Jimmy Butler Trade

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

NBA: 2017 Free Agents To Watch

    In recent seasons, the NBA Free Agency period has been truly must watch. The tactical maneuvers done during this schedule period each summer has dictated the league as a whole. From Shaquille O'Neal departing Orlando for Hollywood in 1996 to LeBron James taking his talents to South Beach in 2010

NBA Playoffs Round One: LeBron James vs Paul George

Two of the top five small forwards in the NBA will face-off in Round One of the Eastern Conference NBA playoffs. LeBron James will lead the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers against Paul George and the red-hot Indiana Pacers in a best-of-seven series. On Saturday, April 15th at 1 pm ET

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

Dwayne Wade Out for the Season

Dwyane Wade has been ruled out for the rest of the season with a fractured right elbow. K.C. Johnson was the first to report. https://twitter.com/KCJHoop/status/842416483514867712 An MRI on Thursday morning confirmed that Wade has a "sprain and a small fracture" in his right elbow. The Bulls have ruled him out for the

Wizards Fall in Home Court Return

After going 4-1 on their road trip, the Washington Wizards returned home for a disappointing loss to the Dallas Mavericks.  This is the second time Washington has lost back-to-back games in three weeks. Fast Start on Homecoming Return With playoff positioning on the line, both teams started off hot.  Washington scored 39

Dirk Nowitzki becomes 6th NBA Player ever to reach 30K points

One of, if not, the best foreign-born player ever to grace the NBA is Dirk Nowitzki. The 7-foot German came into the league a stick figure and his NBA future was uncertain. Dirk's dedication to the gym with his legendary shooting coach got him to the milestone of 30,000 career

Revenge? Dwyane Wade returns to South Beach

  Will we see vintage Dwyane "Flash" Wade tonight? Wade makes his anticipated return to South Beach tonight. After over 850 career games playing in a Miami Heat uniform, it will be interesting to see him in a different color red jersey. Let's look at Wade's accomplishments while playing in a Heat Jersey: -12