With Record-Breaking Quarter, Hassan Whiteside Continues To Prove He’s A Special Talent
Jan31

With Record-Breaking Quarter, Hassan Whiteside Continues To Prove He’s A Special Talent

Hassan Whiteside’s rise to NBA prominence is one of the more stunning stories the league has seen in quite some time. Three months ago, Whiteside wasn’t on a NBA roster and hadn’t played in an NBA game since the 2011-12 season. A month and a half ago, he was a member of the Miami Heat’s D-League affiliate. Today, he’s one of the most important players on the Heat’s roster. Whiteside is averaging...

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DeMarcus Cousins Rightfully Named NBA All-Star
Jan30

DeMarcus Cousins Rightfully Named NBA All-Star

DeMarcus Cousins is headed to his first All-Star game. On Friday, NBA commissioner Adam Silver named the Sacramento Kings center as the player who will be replacing injured Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant on the Western Conference All-Stars squad. While plenty of NBA fans were upset upon hearing the announcement that Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard was again snubbed from the team, Cousins represented a great...

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New York Knicks Dealing With Major Turmoil
Dec12

New York Knicks Dealing With Major Turmoil

The New York Knicks are off to an absolutely terrible start to the 2014-15 NBA season. Entering the season with playoff aspirations, the Knicks are 4-20 and looking more terrible by the game. After losing to a San Antonio Spurs team that was without Tony Parker, Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili, New York has now lost 10 straight games are find themselves in 13th place in a a dreadful Eastern Conference. Making matters worse for New York,...

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Kobe Bryant Speaks Out Against Discounted Contracts
Nov22

Kobe Bryant Speaks Out Against Discounted Contracts

It’s fairly commonplace for an NBA star in today’s era to take a contract worth less than their market value in order to give their team the necessary funds to build a championship contender around them. Perhaps nobody embodies that idea more than Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki, who signed a three-year $25 million contract this past offseason, making him the fourth highest player on his own team. But theres at least...

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James Harden, Dwight Howard Have Rockets Off To Hot Start
Nov15

James Harden, Dwight Howard Have Rockets Off To Hot Start

Entering this season, the Houston Rockets were a strong pick to take a step back after a 54-win season last year. The Rockets had just lost significant talent in the offseason, specifically Chandler Parsons, Omer Asik and Jeremy Lin. But Houston is making its critics look silly right now, as the Rockets have won eight of their first nine games and are tied with the Memphis Grizzlies for the best record in the Western Conference. The...

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Lakers’ Kobe Bryant Must Start Passing More
Nov08

Lakers’ Kobe Bryant Must Start Passing More

As the Los Angeles Lakers have gotten out to an 0-5 start to the 2014-15 NBA season, Kobe Bryant has shot… and shot… and shot some more. The Lakers legend has taken 122 shots in five games, giving him an incredible 24.4 shots per game. As a whole, Los Angeles has shot 324 times this season, meaning Kobe has taken 28.8 percent of his team’s shots this season, according to ESPN. Not surprisingly, that’s by far...

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