It seems okay to proclaim that the dust from this year’s NBA Free Agency signings and trades has settled. Now with that being said, arguably the greatest rivalry developing in the league right now is between the two teams in Los Angeles. Lakeshow versus the Clipshow. LeBron James and Anthony Davis versus Kawhi and Paul George. Both teams with relatively new looks, passionate management groups, … Continue reading The Rivalry brewing in the City of Angels: Clippers vs. Lakers
June 8th, 2018. The end of an era. “The Return of LeBron”, “The Good Years”, “Wow the Cavs don’t suck this year” and so many other quotes and titles are associated with LeBron’s second act with the 216. Since returning to Cleveland in the summer of 2014, LeBron led the entire franchise into Eastern conference domination and a trip to the Finals four years in … Continue reading A Phoenix Rises from the Ashes: The Cleveland Cavaliers 2018-2019
The King has left his Eastern conference throne in pursuit of a new kingdom. Many players have said that the circular trophy is up for grabs. John Wall, the Washington Wizards’ floor general, spoke on the matter to the Washington Post saying, “That we really want to win and really want to take that next step.” With the addition of former All-Star center Dwight Howard, the … Continue reading Are Celtics the team to beat in the East?
The youngest Euroleague MVP in history, ACB champion, and Eurobasket MVP are all one man believe it or not. Luka Doncic, the 19-year-old Slovenian sensation, was drafted at third overall in the 2018 NBA Draft by the Atlanta Hawks and then traded to the Dallas Mavericks where he will start his NBA career. Listed at 6’7′” and 218 pounds, Doncic can play any position from … Continue reading Luka Doncic and Dallas Mavericks on the rise
Today is a day that will be remembered by basketball fans across the globe. Emanuel David Ginobili has called it quits after 23 years of playing professional basketball. “Manu” was a force to be reckoned with, playing shooting guard and leading the Spurs to four NBA championships. He revolutionized one of the most effective scoring maneuvers today known as the “euro step” and played his hardest, giving … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Spurs Legend Manu Ginobili announces retirement
The 72nd season of the National Basketball Association has officially kicked off. That’s right boys and girls basketball is back. Across the league, many blockbuster trades, free agent signings, and changes in coaching have occurred over the summer. Now is the time to see if it all pans out. The legendary Laker organization has redesigned their team with a blend of youthful talent and elderly … Continue reading Los Angeles Lakers on their way to dominating the West
Walking into Quicken Loans Arena for the Cleveland Cavaliers’ home opener was an oddexperience. Odd in how the energy in the building, if there was any at all, matched that of a lowly preseason game. A team’s fan base is essential to how it performs and how it gets through the rough patches of the season. The majority of the fans for the past four … Continue reading Cavs vs. Hawks-10/21 Followup