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 Head Into Break With Win

The Washington Wizards will go into the all-star break with a win after a 111-98 win over the Indiana Pacers to take the season series 3-1. In the first quarter, Otto Porter, Jr. showed why he is the league's best three-point shooter.  Porter hit five threes for 15 first quarter points.

Washington Feel at Home Again

The Washington Wizards bounce back at home with a victory over the Indiana Pacers 112-107.  Although the Wizards 17 straight wins at home ended, they were looking to start a streak against the Pacers. John Wall had six points and six assists while Jeff Teague had nine points and three

Central Division Review: January 22 Edition

Here’s the weekly check in on the NBA’s Central Division: Cleveland Cavaliers What Happened? The Cavs blew a 3-1 lead in the NBA…wait, wrong story. The Cavaliers were trounced in their Martin Luther King Day matchup with the Golden State Warriors, losing by 35 points. They then bounced back on the road against

Central Division Review: January 14th Edition

Here’s the weekly check in on the NBA’s Central Division: Cleveland Cavaliers What Happened? The Cavs beat the Phoenix Suns by four on Sunday, though they let Eric Bledsoe drop 31 points and Tyson Chandler grabbed 15 rebounds in a blast from the past. On Tuesday, they lost by eight to the Utah

Wizards have all the confidence in the world

There is an old phrase that goes, "everything is so much better when you're winning." You can ask the Washington Wizards how that feels. The Wizards have won eight of their last ten games, five of those eight wins were at the Verizon Wireless Center. Washington has a huge task

Are the Charlotte Hornets contenders or pretenders?

The Charlotte Hornets are off to a really solid start to the season with a record of 14-10 which is good enough for 3rd in the Eastern Conference and currently lead the Southeast division. Head Coach Steve Clifford has established an effective offense and a tough defense. His tenure began in