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 Redeem Consecutive Losses With Home Win

  Coming off of two consecutive losses, the Washington Wizards got back on track with a 112-107 win over the Chicago Bulls. Strong First Half Washington had a bad taste in their mouths from two straight losses to teams below .500.  They knew they had to step up on both sides of the

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. 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

It’s time to trade Jimmy Butler

The trade deadline is mere hours away and the Chicago Bulls sit at a crossroads for the direction of their franchise. They have the option to trade away their star player, Jimmy Butler, and start anew. Or, they could stay the course and add pieces to an unimpressive roster. The choice

NBA Trade Deadline Updates

As the NBA Trade Deadline nears on February 23, teams are enforcing their will to make roster moves. Most recently, we’ve seen DeMarcus Cousins and Omri Casspi gets traded to the Pelicans. In return, the Kings received Buddy Hield, Tyreke Evans, Langston Galloway and a 1st + 2nd pick in

NBA Trade Deadline tracker

Every NBA season in the month of February we always see a multitude of roster moves. The NBA Trade Deadline is on February 26th. Around the NBA, prior playoff teams haven't been performing to their standards and will look to shake things up. Plenty of teams will look to cast off

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

NBA Central Division Boasts 4 of 5 Eastern Conference ASG Starters

The NBA’s 66th annual All-Star game will commence in the city of New Orleans, Louisiana at the Smoothie King Center. Today, the NBA announced the starters for the festivities. In the Eastern Conference, the Central Division represents four of the five starters. They are: LeBron James, F, Cleveland Cavaliers This is James’

Chicago Bulls are Spiraling Out of Control

Everything that could go wrong, has gone wrong for the Chicago Bulls as of late. They have dropped 11 of their last 17 games. Not to mention they are now below .500. To add more drama to the mix, an ESPN report by Marc Stein cites that their head coach,