Two Draft Targets for the Boston Celtics

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The talent-laden Boston Celtics have failed to make another NBA Finals, and at this point, it’s starting to get a bit repetitive. For the third time in four years, the Celtics were eliminated in the Eastern Conference Finals, this time by the fifth-seeded Miami Heat. Granted, it was under drastically different conditions than the previous […] READ MORE


Two Draft Targets for the Denver Nuggets

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It was fun while it lasted, but the Denver Nuggets‘ magical playoffs run has come to a close. Following two historic comebacks against the Los Angeles Clippers and the Utah Jazz, they were quickly eliminated by the top-seeded Los Angeles Lakers. There were certainly a number of breakthroughs and surprises, namely the explosion of Jamal […] READ MORE


LWOS Predictions for the NBA Finals

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It took a while, but it’s here. Following perhaps the most tumultuous season in NBA history, the Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat will face off Wednesday night in Game 1 of the NBA Finals, and the LWOS staff is ready to make some predictions. There were some bumps in the road, but LeBron James […] READ MORE


Two Draft Targets for the Milwaukee Bucks

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2021 is going to be an incredibly important year for the Milwaukee Bucks. Following a disappointing second-round exit at the hands of the Miami Heat, it’s clear that the clock is ticking in Milwaukee. With superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo in the final year of his contract and coach Mike Budenholzer likely on the hot seat, the […] READ MORE


Analyzing the Fallout of the NBA Boycotts

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Following the police shooting of Jacob Blake, the Milwaukee Bucks shocked the world by boycotting their playoff game against the Orlando Magic. The NBA Boycotts continued, as players boycotted the game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Houston Rockets, as well as the Los Angeles Lakers and Portland Trailblazers game. Following a player meeting […] READ MORE


Denver Nuggets vs. Utah Jazz NBA Playoffs Preview

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Last Word on Pro Basketball is giving you an NBA Playoffs preview for each series as it begins inside the bubble. The stage is set in Orlando for the third-seeded Denver Nuggets and the sixth-seeded Utah Jazz to face off in the first round. Both teams are not at full strength, and consequently, each will […] READ MORE


NBA Disney Contenders or Pretenders: Washington Wizards

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Following a four-month hiatus as a result of COVID-19, the NBA is getting ready for a long-anticipated league restart. Beginning on July 31st, the top 22 teams will compete at Disney World’s Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando. Given that there will be a secured “bubble”, concerns over the spread of COVID-19, and no […] READ MORE


Top 3 Candidates for NBA MVP and Defensive Player of the Year

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In yet another twist in this unorthodox NBA season, the NBA’s annual performance awards will be based on league play prior to March 11th. The news was first reported by NBA insider Shams Charania of The Athletic. With the qualifying period essentially over, the Last Word on Pro Basketball staff will now analyze the most likely […] READ MORE


NBA Disney Contenders or Pretenders: Utah Jazz

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Following a four-month hiatus as a result of COVID-19, the NBA is getting ready for a long-anticipated league restart. Beginning on July 31st, the top 22 teams will compete at Disney World’s Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando. Given that there will be a secured “bubble”, concerns over the spread of COVID-19, and no […] READ MORE


Last Word on Pro Basketball’s Top 30 NBA Players: Paul George

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Although ranking the top 30 NBA players in today’s game is an incredibly difficult task, The Last Word on Pro Basketball staff has taken it on. Coming in at number 11 in the countdown is Los Angeles Clippers forward Paul George. Top 30 NBA Players Number 11 – Paul George Grit. According to Angela Duckworth, […] READ MORE