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Philadelphia 76ers: Why the Team Must Avoid Re-Signing Lou Williams

June 23rd, 2012
Last year, Lou Williams was the leading scorer on a Philadelphia 76ers team that came just shy of reaching the Eastern Conference Finals.Usually, that's something to be proud of. For a sixth man, it's almost always something to be proud of. However, it's not in the case of Lou Williams.Williams ...

NBA Free Agency 2012: Why the 76ers Must Go After Roy Hibbert

June 9th, 2012
Roy Hibbert was a star in Indiana, and he guided the Pacers to the second round of the NBA Playoffs in 2012.However, he's a free agent now, and you can guarantee that some teams will go after the star Pacer center.Philadelphia lacks an elite big man, and Hibbert is definitely ...

NBA Draft Lottery 2012: 3 Teams That Desperately Need the Top Pick

May 29th, 2012
Every year, the worst teams in basketball have something to be excited about; the NBA Draft Lottery.One lucky team will get their ping-pong ball picked, and that team will take home the first pick in the NBA Draft. Top picks like Derrick Rose, Hakeem Olajuwon, Magic Johnson, Shaquille O'Neal, Kareem ...

2012 Stanley Cup Finals: Why Jonathan Quick Will Win the Cup for the Kings

May 26th, 2012
Jonathan Quick went from an unknown goalie to a solid goalie to a Vezina trophy finalist.And throughout his run, he's led the Kings to the Stanley Cup Finals.Los Angeles, the eighth seed in the West, beat the Canucks, Blues and Coyotes (the top three teams in the West) en route to a ...

NHL Playoffs 2012: 4 Things to Watch for in the Stanley Cup Final

May 26th, 2012
Tell someone you predicted the Los Angeles Kings would play the New Jersey Devils in the Stanley Cup Final at the start of the playoffs and they'd say two words: "You're lying."And they'd be right.Nobody predicted the sixth-seeded Devils to take on the eighth-seeded Kings. L.A. finished with a 12-2 ...

2012 NBA Playoffs: 3 Things Philadelphia Must Do to Finish off Boston

May 22nd, 2012
At some times, Philadelphia has executed like the team that beat the top-seeded Chicago Bulls. At other times, they've looked like the team that almost missed the playoffs.Philadelphia has played spectacular defense, scored points in the clutch, and found ways to win gritty, hard-nosed games. However, Boston is figuring them ...

2012 NBA Playoffs: Why Oklahoma City Will Beat the Spurs En Route to the Finals

May 22nd, 2012
San Antonio has won 18 straight games and seemed to take down their first two opponents rather easily.Tony Parker was an MVP candidate, and he, Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobli, Kawhi Leonard and many other Spurs have led this team to the Western Conference Finals, where they seek a fifth championship.Only ...