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Washington Wizards 2021-2022 Team Preview

The 2020-2021 Washington Wizards were not very good. The unfortunate part about that is that it was pretty much expected. Washington finished with a 34-38 record, when 1-1 in the play-in tournament, and lost their first-round series to the Philadelphia 76ers in five games. Their regular season record was a nine game improvement over the […] READ MORE

Top Ten Small Forwards Entering the 2021-2022 NBA Season

Heading into this NBA season, the skill level for the small forward position is at an all-time high. The skillsets of the players on this list range across every spectrum of the game. In this article, we will take a look at the top ten small forwards entering the 2021-2022 NBA Season. Check out the […] READ MORE

Preseason College Basketball Rankings: #25 Oklahoma State

This is the start of my new series, which is the Last Word On Sports preseason top 25 rankings for men’s college basketball. Starting today we will be releasing a new team each day leading up to the start of the 2021-2022 season. We’ll start at #25 and work our way all the way up […] READ MORE

Sacramento Kings 2021-22 Season Preview

The Sacramento Kings have now missed the playoffs for 15 consecutive years. A historic feat, as they’ve now matched the LA Clippers for the longest playoff drought in NBA history. The Clippers though endured their barren spell from 1977 to 1991. Now thirty years removed, time has hopefully had the chance to heal some wounds. […] READ MORE

Toronto Raptors 2021-2022 Season Preview

Two years after winning the championship, the Toronto Raptors struggled last season with a 27-45 record, good for the 12th seed in the East. With the recent moves they made, it’s clear that they’re in somewhat of a rebuild mode, as they hope to make significant progress next season. That being said, what can we […] READ MORE

Knicks Poised to Take Further Step Forward

Season Preview: Knicks Poised to Take Further Step Forward this Season After ending their long playoff drought last season, the New York Knicks go into this new season with renewed optimism. New York’s front office had a strong offseason, particularly in Free Agency. Focusing on surrounding All-Star forward Julius Randle with scoring help and playmaking […] READ MORE

Ben Simmons to Join Philadelphia 76ers

Recent reports surfacing over the past couple of days have suggested that Ben Simmons will join the Philadelphia 76ers. The Simmons drama with the 76ers continues, as Simmons had previously stated that he is willing to sit out the season if the Sixers could not, or would not, trade him. The bottom line, from Simmons’ perspective, […] READ MORE

Top Ten Shooting Guards Entering the 2021-2022 NBA Season

Heading into this NBA season, the talent level for the shooting guard position is off the charts. Every player on this list can shoot and score from all three levels on the basketball court. In this article, we will take a look at the top ten shooting guards entering the 2021-2022 NBA season. Check out […] READ MORE

Portland Trail Blazers 2021-22 Season Preview

The Portland Trail Blazers made the playoffs for the eighth straight season. They were booted out in the first round again, this time by the Denver Nuggets. Will things be different this season?  Portland Trail Blazers 2021-22 Season Preview 2020-21 Season Recap Last season was rough for the Blazers. While Damian Lillard is the centerpiece […] READ MORE