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NBA Power Rankings: The Biggest Surprises from Opening Week

October 31st, 2010
Halloween is over! That means we're officially one week into the NBA regular season.Since Week 1 is already in the books, read on to see what the NBA's premiere week's biggest surprises have been. What has the media and fans already talking? Is it the Miami Heat's super best friends losing ...

NBA Power Rankings: The Top 10 Best Three-Point Shooting Teams in the League

October 1st, 2010
Have you ever heard the saying, "You live and die by the three"?This statement could not be any truer. Many teams tend to fall in love with the three, and when it falls no one seems to notice; however, when the three isn't falling, the fans will start their balling. Last ...

NBA Predictions: Who’ll Headline the 2011 All-Star Game, Kevin Durant or LBJ?

September 23rd, 2010
If you want to see NBA superstars, the NBA All-Star Game is not a bad place to go.  On February 20th, Los Angeles will host the NBA's 60th annual All-Star Game. Scheduled to be played in a city that can't get enough of its superstars and celebrities, which All-Star will shine ...

Help! Where Are You? What Happened To the NBA’s All-Star Weekend?

September 21st, 2010
Although we're a long ways away from February, we should all acknowledge that NBA All-Star Weekend has officially taken a turn for the worse. Every President's Day Weekend, my friends and I would have three days to put off all schoolwork, (until around 11:30 Monday night, when we start regretting not ...

So Hard to Say Goodbye: 10 NBA Players We May See the Last of in 2010-11

September 15th, 2010
As sad as it is to say (can someone please grab me a tissue), there is a time when every NBA player must hang 'em up.Rasheed Wallace left us a handful of memories in his 15 year career, but who are the players that might be entering their last season ...

NBA Fantasy Basketball for Dummies: The Top 50 Players for 2010-11

September 10th, 2010
(Composed by Ahaviah Bessemer and Ryan Marshall.)Although the regular season hasn't started, it’s never too early to start thinking about fantasy basketball.For those of you who are eager to start doing research, I’ve created a five round mock draft to help give a rough estimate of where players will land. Throughout ...

Kevin Durant and the 10 Best ‘Small Market’ Players in the NBA

September 6th, 2010
Kevin Durant is one of the NBA's premier players. Although the team that drafted him (Seattle Supersonics) changed area codes, Durant managed to become one of the NBA's polarizing figures while playing for a "small-market" team.This list will convey the top ten players who play for small-market teams.Players will be ...

LeBron James: “This Is The Year” Has Become a Reoccurring Theme

August 27th, 2010
For the past three summers, the NBA's widespread fan and media base has been happy to proclaim that LeBron James is the league's best player. The talks of "this will be the year that LeBron James surpasses Kobe Bryant" has become a recurring theme in the NBA. While those talks remain steady during ...

Doc Rivers: “Lakers Haven’t Beat Us Yet”

August 24th, 2010
Last season, the Los Angeles Lakers earned their 16th NBA title at the expense of longtime rival: The Boston Celtics. As great a defensive showdown as Game 7 was, Celtics head coach Doc Rivers believes the Lakers have yet to claim their crown. On a day when Laker superstar Kobe Bryant turned ...

Talkin’ The Talk: This Summer’s 10 Best Soundbites On the Miami Heat

August 19th, 2010
During this past off-season, the Miami Heat were able to re-sign franchise player Dwyane Wade and add superstars LeBron James and Chris Bosh to the roster. These acquisitions have some already boosting the Heat to the top of the East; however, some aren't buying into the hype just yet.I think ...