Adjustments for the 2020-21 Duke Blue Devils

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The Duke Blue Devils sit at 3-2 and are ranked 21st in the nation. That obviously is not ideal for any Duke fan, but there is some promise. The Blue Devils just knocked off the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in a game that was never in doubt. The Fighting Irish just controlled Kentucky for 40 […] READ MORE


New Orleans Pelicans Look to Pound Teams with New Bruising Identity

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The New Orleans Pelicans come into the 2020-21 season as one of the most physically imposing teams in the NBA. General Manager David Griffin acquired bruising center Steven Adams to pair with 20-year-old sensation Zion Williamson in the frontcourt. Adams is universally known for his physical play on the block and provides new Head Coach […] READ MORE


Brandon Ingram Re-Signs with the New Orleans Pelicans

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According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Brandon Ingram has agreed to re-sign with the New Orleans Pelicans on a maximum contract. It is a five-year deal worth $158 million. He entered this offseason as a restricted free agent. New Orleans Pelicans Re-Signs Brandon Ingram New Orleans Pelicans All-Star F Brandon Ingram has agreed to a five-year, $158 million […] 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


New Orleans Pelicans Hire Stan Van Gundy as Head Coach

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The New Orleans Pelicans have hired Stan Van Gundy as their new head coach, according to ESPN’s Andrew Lopez and Adrian Wojnarowski. This will be Van Gundy’s fourth coaching stop in the NBA. New Orleans Pelicans Hire Stan Van Gundy as New Head Coach Teams that were coached by Van Gundy excelled defensively and this is […] READ MORE


Exploring the New Orleans Pelicans’ Offseason Options

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The New Orleans Pelicans are in the perfect position to go in a myriad of directions. The Pelicans among a few teams with cap space can elect to absorb bad contracts, accumulate more assets, add talent via trade or continue its slow rebuild. President David Griffin and GM Trajan Langdon did a wonderful job since […] 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’ Ja Morant Named 2019-20 NBA Rookie of the Year

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Memphis Grizzlies‘ point guard Ja Morant was named the 2019-20 NBA Rookie of the Year, the league announced Thursday afternoon. Morant earned 99 first-place votes out of 100, adding up to 498 total points. Memphis Grizzlies’ Ja Morant Wins 2019-20 NBA Rookie of the Year Award With Morant’s victory, he becomes only the second player […] READ MORE


Paolo Banchero Commits to the Duke Blue Devils

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One of the biggest dominoes in the 2021 basketball recruiting class has fallen. Paolo Banchero committed to the Duke Blue Devils in a surprise commitment last week. Banchero is unanimously considered a top-three recruit and is ranked third on 247 sports. Paolo Banchero Commits to the Duke Blue Devils Paolo Banchero Commitment Banchero is from O’Dea, […] READ MORE


“Opening Night” Predictions for the NBA Restart

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The NBA is back. The real NBA is back with actual games that actually count. After 141 days, play will officially resume tonight when the New Orleans Pelicans take on the Utah Jazz. Then, in the nightcap, two title favorites face off as the Battle of Los Angeles makes its way to Orlando. With so much […] READ MORE