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NBA Finals Analysis by Position

May 31st, 2010
After a long, exciting Conference Finals, we finally have our NBA Finals teams for 2010. The Celtics and Lakers will be renewing a rivalry in a repeat of the 2008 Finals. Boston takes a different, somewhat surprising road to the Finals, while the Lakers soar to the Finals for the ...

Thunderstruck: Five Free Agents that Could Make OKC the Best in the West

May 3rd, 2010
The Thunder take a huge step forward in 2010, but to make a playoff run in 2011 they'll need to add a big name player to their roster. Durant and Westbrook have been big for them, but if they can just add some more star power they could even compete ...

NBA 2010 First Round Mock Draft

April 19th, 2010
This year's draft class is full of talented young stars that could make it big in the NBA. Here's a mock draft of where I think these first-round gems will end up.    1. New Jersey Nets - Evan Turner, SG, Ohio State 2. Minnesota Timberwolves - DeMarcus Cousins, PF, Kentucky 3. Sacramento Kings ...

NBA Predictions: March 20

March 20th, 2010
There are so many storylines in the NBA this season: the Bobcats' run for the playoffs with MJ at the helm, the Hawks' incredible season, the Nets' awful season, and the Celtics holding on to the third seed in the East despite injuries.  These are just a few of them.  ...

NHL Predictions: Final Push for the Playoffs

March 18th, 2010
As all eyes turn to the NCAA tournament, true hockey fans stay focused on their sport. With about 12 games left for each team, it's crunch time for teams on the brink of a playoff berth. This is the time when stars shine, true battlers work that much harder under pressure, ...

NHL Predictions at Olympic Break

February 21st, 2010
While all the NHL's stars go to Vancouver to play in the Olympics, the managers stay behind and ponder their team's position playoff-wise.  No team is officially out of it, but teams like Toronto, Edmonton, and Carolina need a miracle (and a lot more of them) to make it.  ...

NBA Predictions at the All-Star Break

February 16th, 2010
EAST 1. Cleveland Cavaliers- LeBron and the Cavs have got their swagger back. 2. Atlanta Hawks- Bibby leads ATL to arguabley their best season ever. 3. Boston Celtics- The C's get a boost to send them into the postseason at a fast pace. 4. Orlando Magic- Orlando doesn't quite equal last year's record, but ...

NHL Predictions: Dec. 23

December 23rd, 2009
This NHL season has been full of great entertainment. The Red Wings are slowly fighting their way back to the top while the Blackhawks and Sharks sit atop the West. The Penguins have been flying high all year, only to be de-crowned recently by the surging Devils. Who will be ...

NBA Predictions: Dec. 22

December 22nd, 2009
This year in the NBA has been one to remember. There's been a four-team race in the East, while the West has been dominated by the defending champions. New additions have helped multiple teams, as they fight for the first seed in their conferences (or, from the West's perspective, the second ...