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What We Have Learned One Week into the NBA Season

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This NBA season is still new, but the storylines are already formulating. Pundits believe seeing the Philadelphia 76ers play this season means the future is bright and playoffs could loom. Likewise, the young stars from the Los Angeles Lakers have been up and down so far this season. From the new look Timberwolves adding multiple […]

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Top Six Teams Heading into the 2017-2018 NBA Season

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NBA training camps are beginning this week after the craziest offseason in recent memory. We’ve seen countless blockbuster trade involving stars like Jimmy Butler, Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul, Kyrie Irving and Paul George. No question that this NBA season presents a major shakeup that will change the dynamic of the playoffs. The Warriors will have […]

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NBA Summer League Standouts’ Highlights and Analysis

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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 Dwyane Wade. What has gone […]

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The Effects of the Jimmy Butler Trade

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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 league as the […]

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NBA: 2017 Free Agents To Watch

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    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 to just last […]

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NBA Playoffs Round One: LeBron James vs Paul George

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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 the first game will feature […]

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Contenders or Pretenders: Eastern Conference playoff picture

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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 the East in the NBA, […]

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Dwayne Wade Out for the Season

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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. MRI showed small fracture in Wade's elbow. He's out for regular season. — K.C. Johnson (@KCJHoop) March 16, 2017 An MRI on Thursday morning confirmed that Wade has a “sprain and […]

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Wizards Fall in Home Court Return

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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 points in the […]