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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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Summarizing The NBA Offseason…So Far

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  Insane. Wild. Incredible. Instant verbs that come to mind when describing what has transpired as the NBA offseason so far. Different phases such as free agency, the NBA Draft, and trades have produced what is shaping to be an epic 2017-18 campaign. As the Golden State Warriors continue lighting cigars and celebrating their second […]

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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: Most Improved Teams After The NBA Draft

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  Now that the 2017 NBA Draft is a thing of the past, it’s time to provide synopsis on which teams have gradually improved as a result of the draft. Some teams have taken considerable steps towards team-related success for the 2017 season. So before the next phase of the NBA offseason that is free […]

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Potential Landing Spots for Top Six Available NBA Players

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Before I begin, LeBron James, Kevin Durant, or Stephen Curry won’t be included in this list. Of course they are available but neither are leaving their respective organizations, yet. Carmelo Anthony also isn’t mentioned with his New York Knicks future merely over; his options to move are still so vast. Other stars like Paul George […]

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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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Wizards Redeem Consecutive Losses With Home Win

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  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 ball and […]

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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 […]