Way-Too-Early Top Five 2020-21 NBA Team Rankings

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The NBA offseason hasn’t officially started yet. Sure, there’s been new hires such as Stan Van Gundy to the New Orleans Pelicans and Nate Bjorkgren to the Indiana Pacers, but there haven’t been player movements yet. The NBA Draft takes place next month and there’s always surprise trades tied to that event. Although the free-agent […] READ MORE


NBA 2K21 Next-Gen Ratings: Quick Reactions

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NBA 2K21 was released more than a month ago, but rosters and ratings weren’t permanently locked in with the NBA Bubble in full swing. Of course, there will be plenty of team changes and rookies added as the offseason begins, but player ratings will remain the same until the 2020-21 season begins. With that being […] READ MORE



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


Los Angeles Lakers Win 17th NBA Title Behind LeBron James

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The Los Angeles Lakers are 2019-20 NBA Champions, winning the title in six games. The title — their first since 2010 — comes just months after the tragic death of Kobe Bryant. The Lakers tied the Boston Celtics for the most titles in NBA history with 17 after a rather quick 4-2 series with the […] READ MORE


Miami Heat Force Game 6 in Heated NBA Finals Series; Jimmy Butler Dominates

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Jimmy Butler went super saiyan in a herculean effort to keep the Miami Heat alive in the 2020 NBA Finals. His 35-point-triple double led the Heat to a back-against-the-wall victory over the Los Angeles Lakers to extend the series at least one more game. Foe LeBron James finished with 40 points, 13 rebounds, and 7 […] READ MORE


LeBron James Zeroes in on Fourth Championship

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As the final buzzer sounded on game four of the 2020 NBA Finals, LeBron James took one step closer to his fourth-ever championship. Anthony Davis put the final touches with a three-point dagger with less than 40 seconds to play, giving Los Angeles a nine-point lead. With this victory, the Los Angeles Lakers took control […] READ MORE


NBA Finals Game 2 Recap

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After a blowout in Game 1, the Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat returned to the court for Game 2 of the 2020 NBA Finals. Los Angeles took advantage of the injured Heat and snagged Game 2 with a score of 124-114 to go up 2-0. Tyler Herro and Meyers Leonard started for the injured […] READ MORE


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


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