NBA Finals Game One Recap

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The Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat took the court tonight for game one of the 2020 NBA Finals, and the first-ever “bubble championship.” Although the game wasn’t as close as expected, it’s still early, and if this season has been any indication, anything can still happen. The Lakers won 116-98. Los Angeles Lakers Win […] READ MORE


Los Angeles Lakers vs. Miami Heat Finals Preview

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What a journey it has been so far. Several questions surrounded the bubble and persisted throughout, but the basketball and storylines have been incredible. The Los Angeles Lakers ran the Western Conference and did the same in the playoffs. It’s no surprise that a LeBron James lead team once again makes the Finals. The Eastern […] READ MORE


Billy Donovan Named Chicago Bulls Head Coach

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Billy Donovan has been named the new Chicago Bulls head coach, per Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. On September 8th, just two weeks ago, it was announced that Donovan had parted ways with the Oklahoma City Thunder after five years. The Bulls had been in search of a new head coach since parting ways with Jim […] READ MORE


Philadelphia 76ers: Steps to Contention

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The Philadelphia 76ers are in a tough spot. First of all, they have two of the league’s biggest stars in Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons. That in itself should make them a championship contender. Unfortunately for the 76ers, however, their fit still isn’t clear. Extending on that, Philadelphia also has Tobias Harris and Al Horford under massive contracts. Both underperformed last season. […] READ MORE


Portland Trail Blazers: Steps to Contention

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The Portland Trail Blazers are in an interesting spot. They finished the 2019-20 regular season under .500, with a record of 35-39. That was good enough, however, to land them a place in the NBA playoffs after some stellar play in the league bubble. They lost in the first round in five games, albeit to […] READ MORE


Orlando Magic: Steps to Contention

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The Orlando Magic have been cemented in mediocrity over the past couple of seasons. They have a roster capable of making the playoffs in the Eastern Conference, but nothing more. This season was yet another indication. Orlando made the playoffs as the eighth seed and bowed out four games to one to the Milwaukee Bucks. […] READ MORE


New Orleans Pelicans: Steps to Contention

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The New Orleans Pelicans were one of the most intriguing teams in the league this season. They traded Anthony Davis for a collection of young stars from the Los Angeles Lakers, and of course, drafted Zion Williamson. Although Williamson spent the majority of the season sidelined due to injury, his small sample size of games proved that he […] READ MORE


Memphis Grizzlies: Steps to Contention

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The Memphis Grizzlies are on the cusp of playoff contention. They went into the NBA Bubble as the West’s eighth seed, but inexperience and injury ultimately saw them fall short in the play-in game versus the Portland Trail Blazers. With that being said, the Grizzlies have a very solid foundation to build on. How the […] READ MORE


San Antonio Spurs: Steps to Contention

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The San Antonio Spurs have reached the end of a truly historic dynasty. They missed the playoffs this season for the first time in 22 years, with their run having started in 1998. For some perspective, that was before young stars like Luka Doncic, Ja Morant, and Zion Williamson were born. With that being said, they were very […] READ MORE


Washington Wizards: Steps to Contention

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The Washington Wizards are going to be one of the more interesting teams in the league next season. They have one of the top scorers in Bradley Beal, and it seems as if former All-Star John Wall may finally be healthy. If both can produce at the levels they have before, the Wizards instantly have […] READ MORE