Los Angeles Lakers Hire Luke Walton As New Head Coach

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Following consecutive disappointing seasons with Byron Scott as their head coach, the Los Angeles Lakers hire Luke Walton to fill the vacant position. His interim head coaching record is 39-4 with the Golden State Warriors, taking the place of actual coach Steve Kerr during his leave of absence. While those victories will be added to […] READ MORE


Kawhi Leonard wins the Defensive Player of the Year Award

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For the second consecutive season, Kawhi Leonard wins the NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award with a total of 84 first place votes. He now becomes the seventh player to win the award multiple times and the first player to do so since Dwight Howard from 2009-2011. Leonard has made impressive strides since his […] READ MORE


Karl Anthony-Towns Will Win Rookie of the Year

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With the season’s end rapidly approaching, it’s almost that time for the chosen panel of sportswriters to decide the winners of the annually given NBA Awards. It will be quite the challenge to decipher who deserves the individual awards for honors such as Sixth Man of the Year, Coach of the Year, and Most Improved […] READ MORE


Anthony Davis Ruled out for the Rest of the Season

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Earlier this afternoon, the New Orleans Pelicans officially announced that forward Anthony Davis will be ruled out for the rest of the season. He’s been battling various injuries, and will receive surgery on his knee and shoulder to repair a torn labrum. With 13 games left on the schedule for the Pelicans, they are currently […] READ MORE



Brooklyn Nets have waived Joe Johnson

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As of February 25, 2016, following a buyout agreement, the Brooklyn Nets have waived Joe Johnson from the last year of his contract. This season, Johnson was the second highest paid player in the league at $24.9 million, behind L.A. Laker Kobe Bryant. The Nets have made major moves over the last couple weeks, hiring […] READ MORE




It's Time to Destroy the Grindhouse

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The “Grit and Grind” Memphis Grizzlies need to find a new approach and fast. With the NBA rapidly moving towards small ball lineups and constant three-point shooting, Memphis has not adjusted to the changing times and are paying the price. It may not seem as if the Grizzlies are suffering  considering their current place in the […] READ MORE