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NBA Trade Rumors: 8 Trades That Could Happen If Carmelo Anthony Moves

January 18th, 2011
NBA trade rumors are flying around more rapidly than ever as we are in the final month before the February 24th trade deadline.  No name being rumored is bigger than Carmelo Anthony, and their are suitors working out their propositions from coast to coast.The hottest Melo rumor right now is ...

Kobe Bryant vs. LeBron James: What Christmas Day Game Said About Each Player

December 26th, 2010
Kobe Bryant was presented with his second-straight Christmas Day loss from LeBron James.  Last year it was the Lakers eating a 15-point defeat at the hands of Cleveland.  This year LeBron's Heat one-upped that effort with a 16-point victory.Historically, Christmas games haven't had an impact on the outcome of the ...

NBA Trade Rumors: 10 Rumors Sure To Heat Up This December

December 2nd, 2010
NBA trade rumors fuel the fire of many fans early in the season. Who will my team get? Where will my favorite player go?The NBA is a rapidly changing environment. Teams are loading up their guns at any cost to keep up with the Lakers, Celtics and Magic.The Miami Heat ...

2010 NBA Draft Big Board: Top 30 Prospects

May 25th, 2010
The 2010 NBA Draft class is as loaded as they come. With potential stars at every position and an anticipated free-agent extravaganza, fans should have plenty to look forward without any games being played. My first big board highlights the top 30 prospects before teams have had a chance to ...

Fantasy Basketball: December’s Three S’s for Success

November 30th, 2009
The fantasy hoops season is in full swing and you can already tell which way your team is headed. While we know who the steals of the draft were there are still plenty of guys flying under the radar—remember, it's a long season. December's three S's for success (star, ...

NBA Power Rankings: Lakers and Nets Bookend NBA Entering December

November 30th, 2009
Bleacher Report's award winning NBA Power Rankings are back for another week of action. Last week we had debate from the top to the bottom of the list, here is how the NBA shakes up at the end of November. 1. Los Angeles Lakers (1) - Had ...

Lawrence Frank Fired, All Part of the NBA’s New York State of Mind

November 29th, 2009
After starting the season 0-16, the New Jersey Nets have fired head coach Lawrence Frank who was the longest tenured coach in the Eastern Conference. While nobody wants to be unemployed in this economy, at least Frank won't be the one coaching when the Nets match the all-time worst start ...

Dirk, Kobe, and LeBron Lead 2009-10 NBA MVP Candidates

November 24th, 2009
It's never too early to start talking about the most debated award in all of pro sports, that's right I'm talking about the NBA MVP Award. Last week I broke down what it takes to win the NBA MVP, so we have a baseline for this season and years to come. ...

NBA Power Rankings: Lakers, Cavs, and Magic Prove Cream Rises

November 23rd, 2009
Every week, we of the NBA season, we see more and more who the real contenders are and who the pretenders are. No more jibber-jabber this week, let’s get to the Power Rankings. 1. Los Angeles Lakers (3)—With Pau back, who can stop LA?  Their next ...

NBA MVP Award: What It Takes To Win the Maurice Podoloff Trophy

November 20th, 2009
What does it take to win the NBA's MVP Award? Heart. Grit. Determination.Every winner of the award has displayed the same immeasurable attributes throughout the coarse of the year, but those adjectives cannot be quantified—or can they?Since Bob Pettit won the first NBA MVP Award in 1956 we have seen ...