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NBA Predictions: Why the Memphis Grizzlies Will Win the West in 2012-13

July 28th, 2012
If Zach Randolph resumes his role as an elite power forward in the NBA, the Memphis Grizzlies will advance to the NBA Finals next spring. No other team in the Western Conference will have a sufficient answer for the Grizzlies' elite play at both ends of the floor.  Randolph was ...

Jeremy Lin: Houston Rockets a Major Competitor to Knicks

July 3rd, 2012
ESPN's Chris Broussard has reported that free agent Jeremy Lin  will be meeting with the Houston Rockets on Wednesday afternoon. For a Knicks squad that has announced a firm intention to resign Lin, the Rockets present a significant threat to acquiring the young point guard. The Knicks will be able to match ...

NBA Mock Draft 2012: Why International Guards Are Being Undervalued

June 12th, 2012
As per usual, international NBA prospects will be bottom-feeding in the 2012 NBA draft. NBA draft history has seen a running theme of undervalued international prospects.  The reason for international devaluation is sometimes unjustified.  For instance, NBA scouts' over-concern about certain developing guards' sizes, athleticism, and shooting have caused them to ...

Top Five Ugliest NBA Basketball Courts

June 5th, 2012
I am watching game 5 of the NBA's Eastern Conference Finals, and thus far, Jeff Van Gundy and Mike Breen are talking about how tenacious the defense has been.  But all I can notice is the stupendous ugliness of America Airlines Arena.Here are five NBA basketball courts, that for ...