The Success of the NBA Bubble

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The strange 2020 NBA season culminated in LeBron James returning the Los Angeles Lakers to basketball prominence. Obviously, the NBA faced significant challenges to finish this season. We all know the league chose to pause in March during the Covid-19 outbreak, resulting in nearly four months without basketball. The NBA and Commissioner Adam Silver decided […] READ MORE


NBA Boycotts Prompt Board of Governors Meeting

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In March, the NBA postponed their season indefinitely. That led to the Orlando Bubble. Now, the NBA season seems to be in jeopardy after just a handful of playoff games. An extreme domino effect sent ripples through not just the NBA, but the entire wide world of sports in the wake of the shooting of Jacob […] READ MORE


No, the NBA is not Cheating to get the New Orleans Pelicans into the Postseason

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At first glance, it looks like the NBA is doing everything they can to get the New Orleans Pelicans into the playoffs. They’re just 3.5 games behind the Memphis Grizzlies for the 8th seed, and they have the easiest schedule once the season resumes in Orlando. However, despite the online uproar, there is no conspiracy […] READ MORE


Last Word on Pro Basketball’s Top 30 NBA Players: Jayson Tatum

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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. Debuting at number 18 in the countdown in Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum. Top 30 NBA Players Number 18 – Jayson Tatum Perhaps the greatest Celtic of all-time (outside […] READ MORE


How the NBA Could Capitalize on Online Wagering

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The United States has long held a reputation for being somewhat restrictive when it comes to online casino sites. Both betting activity and casino gaming have been banned in much of the country for many years. As many may have noticed though, there’s been a little bit of a new normal in the last two […] READ MORE


The Wait is Over: The NBA is Back

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The NBA is back. Let’s try that again. The NBA is back! Per Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, the NBA is finalizing a plan to return to play to finish the 2019-20 season. All that’s missing is an official vote to ratify the decision. The NBA is Finally Back, Per Adrian Wojnarowski Report: The NBA will […] READ MORE


The NBA Season Could Resume by July 31st

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The NBA season might be returning by July 31st. This is the hope of both NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and the league office. There is, however, still much work to be done. For example, the format for the NBA regular season and playoff format has not been determined yet. NBA Season Could Return by July […] READ MORE


Cleveland Cavaliers to Open NBA Practice Facility

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The Cleveland Cavaliers general manager Koby Altman and the medical staff informed players that the NBA practice facility will be open on Friday. This is big news and an indication that the NBA might resume play soon. Cleveland Cavaliers NBA Practice Facility to be Open on Friday The Cleveland Cavaliers have decided to open their […] READ MORE


Determining When Pro Basketball Will Resume

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People all over the world have been forced to isolate themselves at home with no clear end in sight. The authorities insist on people staying at home and keeping the distance to slow the spread of the virus as much as possible. This is already a strain on some. If you add the fact that […] READ MORE


NBA Wants Players to Take a 50 Percent Pay Cut by April 15th

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The NBA (National Basketball Association) has asked the players to take a 50 percent pay cut. This is according to Shams Charania, a senior lead National Basketball Association insider. Sources: The NBA is proposing to the NBPA that players take a 50 percent paycheck reduction beginning April 15. The NBPA has counter-proposed a 25 percent […] READ MORE