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NBA Rumors: Dwight Howard and 10 Players To Team Up With Deron Williams in NJ

March 5th, 2011
Much to the surprise of many NBA analysts, Deron Williams was traded to the New Jersey Nets. Now that he will be in NJ until at least the end of next year, it's time to start speculating as to who can possibly join him.The team is moving to Brooklyn, and ...

NBA Power Rankings: Channing Frye and the 15 Best Game Winners of the Season

March 5th, 2011
There is nothing more exciting than a game winner. The silence right before the shot goes up can only be beat by the roar of the crowd in exclamation after the ball swishes through the nylon.What makes the NBA great is the individual ability for one man to take over ...

Red, White and Better: A Look at The 2010 USA FIBA Championship Team

December 21st, 2010
In 2010, USA Basketball did not put their best stars out on the court. But while LeBron, Kobe and Howard sat home, a new group of stars arrived.Led by Kevin Durant, a group of young, up and comers showed that through chemistry, hard work and selflessness, a team could succeed ...

Child’s Play: Lebron James’ Maturity, or Lack There Of

May 12th, 2010
In all my time watching Lebron James play, never before did I see him as the doe-eyed kid that he looked like last night in Game Five.  Upon arrival into the professional game in 2003, James was instantly assigned the savior of the Cleveland Cavaliers, and a "King" that would be the eventual ...

Rising Rockets: Youth, Teamwork, and Humility Fueling ’09-’10 Team

December 29th, 2009
In a day and age of superstars, shoe contracts, and puppets posing as people, the Houston Rockets are a breath of fresh air. When Yao Ming, Tracy McGrady, and Ron Artest seemed to suddenly disappear, there was no telling what kind of team would be left over. After the rubble had ...

The Answer?…Not Allen Iverson Anymore

November 21st, 2009
Dear Mr. Iverson, You are too small. You have no heart. You do not care. You can not longer go toe to toe with the best guards in the NBA. You do not matter. Are you buying any of that? I'm certainly not. Mr. Iverson, your contributions to the NBA and the city ...

Are the New Jersey Nets the Most Irrelevant Team in Sports?

November 16th, 2009
You would think a team owned by Jay-Z, rumored to be one of Lebron's primary suitors and situated right next to the new metropolis complex called "Xanadu" might get a little more love. But, sinking deeper and deeper into the New Jersey Meadowlands swamp seems to be the only future plans ...