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The NBA Play-In Tournament Should be Here to Stay
Thomas J. Brown - May 25, 2021

The NBA Play-In Tournament has been the subject of a lot of debate over the last 30 days. Owners like Mark Cuban of the Dallas Mavericks and players like Luka Doncic and LeBron James have all weighed in on the matter. This week, Commissioner Adam Silver publicly stated that he’d like to see the play-in […]

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New Orleans Pelicans Part Ways With Stan Van Gundy
Kevin Nivek - Jun 17, 2021

The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that they are parting ways with Head Coach Stan Van Gundy after only one season. Van Gundy was expected to elevate a young and talented Pelicans squad into the playoffs. After finishing with a disappointing 31-41 record, General Manager David Griffin has decided that it is time for the […]

Kawhi Leonard Out Indefinitely With Right Knee Sprain
Loreal Nix - Jun 16, 2021

The Los Angeles Clippers is the latest team to be bit by the playoff injury bug. Clippers forward Kawhi Leonard is out indefinitely after suffering a knee injury in Game 4. Brian Windhorst of ESPN was the first to report around 9 am Wednesday that Leonard was expected to miss Game 5 and that Leonard’s […]

Disaster Has Struck For Chris Paul and the Phoenix Suns

After clinching a berth in the Western Conference Finals on Friday, Chris Paul celebrated by going into the stands with members of his family. Today, the NBA announced Paul has entered the league’s COVID-19 healthy and safety protocol. His status for the Conference Finals is now uncertain. It’s safe to say disaster has struck in […]

The Defense of Kwame Brown

Former number one draft pick Kwame Brown, 8 years removed from his last season in the NBA, is back in the spotlight. Following some unprompted digs directed at his underwhelming NBA career from Stephen Jackson, Gilbert Arenas, and Matt Barnes on the “All The Smoke” podcast, the 7-foot Georgia native took to social media to […]

The Brooklyn Nets Championship Odds Depend on their stars
Kevin Durant Must Lead Brooklyn to a Series Win
Landen Secrest - Jun 15, 2021

After dropping consecutive games in Milwaukee, the Brooklyn Nets will head back home with the series tied at two games a piece. On top of that, they will be without two of their superstars heading into Game 5. James Harden injured his hamstring in Game 1 and has not made an appearance since. Brooklyn also […]

Phoenix Suns vs Denver Nuggets NBA Playoffs Recap

After a decade of not being in the playoffs, the Phoenix Suns have advanced to the Western Conference Finals after sweeping the Denver Nuggets. This series is also the first time a Chris Paul-led team has completed a sweep in the playoffs. While a lot of predictions had the Suns winning this series, many weren’t expecting […]

Enter the Villain – Trae Young’s Playoffs So Far
Keith Watkins - Jun 14, 2021

Trae Young is not the hero we deserve, but the basketball villain we need. The Atlanta point guard has captured the minds of basketball fans worldwide with his rise to stardom in these playoffs. He’s embraced the villain role. He’s taken you on a polarising journey with him, holding your imagination as you watch him […]

Toronto Raptors Have Decisions to Make

The Toronto Raptors are going into one of the most important offseasons in their history. Veteran point guard Kyle Lowry is an unrestricted free agent. They have the seventh-best odds of landing the number one overall pick in the draft. The team is still good enough that they could be a playoff team next year […]