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NBA 2010-2011: 5 Reasons the San Antonio Spurs Are Serious Contenders

November 22nd, 2010
Before the season, the San Antonio Spurs were officially written off by the overwhelming majority of talking heads as finished.The team was still, inaccurately, reported as being old/decrepit, and those that didn't classify themselves as San Antonio Spurs' stalwarts overlooked the Spurs as even being in the discussion of championship ...

NBA 2010 Preview: Five Reasons Glen Davis Should Stop Whining

September 29th, 2010
During media day, Boston Celtics forward Glen Davis decided to show his resentment and anger regarding his lack of a defined role with the Celtics."I don't even know, I gotta find out what my role is," said Davis. "With Rasheed [Wallace] last year, I had to become a center. Now? ...

Carmelo Anthony: Five Reasons The Nuggets Should Trade Anthony

September 28th, 2010
Carmelo Anthony is one of the best players in the NBA.Anthony has a great mid-range jump shot that has became one of the more improved albeit deadly aspects of his game during the course of his NBA career.  Carmelo's expanded range, along with his size and speed that allows him ...

Chris Bosh: What Can Fans Realistically Expect?

August 31st, 2010
Chris Bosh, an individual undeservedly elevated to elite status this offseason, is clearly the third wheel in the Heat triumvirate.Third wheel shouldn't inherently be placed in a negative connotation, it simply is a declaration that Chris Bosh is assuredly the third best player on the Heat roster.Heat fans have lofty ...

2010-11 NBA Season: How the Memphis Grizzlies Could Make the Playoffs

August 29th, 2010
The Memphis Grizzlies were not a bad team last year.Not exactly glowing words for a franchise, but for the Memphis Grizzlies, who have been dismal since making their third-straight postseason appearance in 2005-2006, it's a sign of improvement.Chris Wallace took over for Jerry West as general manager of the Grizzlies ...

2010-11 NBA Season: Five Overlooked Rookies for the New Campaign

August 29th, 2010
The NBA Draft is very unpredictable.The fact that it is only a two-round draft juxtaposed with the ridiculous amounts of rounds in the NFL and MLB Draft leads to this unpredictability.Due to the small number of players drafted, fans and the media alike have a general misconception that if a ...

Why Derrick Rose Will Be Your 2010-2011 NBA MVP

August 13th, 2010
Derrick Rose will be the Most Valuable Player of the 2010-2011 NBA season.That statement is as much of a personal declaration as it is a prediction.Before I explain why Derrick Rose will be the MVP, I will slowly eliminate the competition through a foolproof formula I haven't quite figured out ...

NBA Rookies: Dexter Pittman Starts Journey with Miami Heat

August 13th, 2010
Dexter Pittman, at 22-years-old, has already endured a roller coaster career. Pittman came to the University of Texas as a four-star recruit; Pittman also weighed nearly 400-pounds.He vowed to lose weight and over four years lost nearly one hundred pounds. Pittman was a model citizen on the University of ...

NBA Season 2010: Chris Paul, New Orleans Hornets’ Outlook

August 12th, 2010
The New Orleans Hornets acquired Trevor Ariza on Wednesday in a four-team deal that additionally saw Troy Murphy, Darren Collision, and Courtney Lee all move to new locales.The Hornets are coming off a disappointing 37-win regular season and an offseason with major trade speculation surrounding franchise point guard Chris ...

NBA Free Agency: Jamaal Magloire Somehow Gets Re-Signed by Miami Heat

August 6th, 2010
On July 19, Jamaal Magloire re-signed with the Miami Heat to the unanimous shrug of every NBA fan.Sure, Jamaal Magloire provides another body to a Miami Heat front court that can't be loaded with high-salary guys due to the enormity of the super-trio's contracts—I am not going to pretend like ...