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Portland Trailblazing Their Way to the Top

December 22nd, 2009
"The Future." The young gold. The completed puzzle. The Portland Trailblazers have established a pretty high profile for themselves in the eyes of NBA fans, viewers, players, and organizations, as a whole. The Trailblazers are one of the few teams in the NBA that are only going to get better ...

Top Ten Greatest Players in NBA History

December 16th, 2009
We sat in the living room in my house just last week. My brother exclaimed that "you can't prove an opinion wrong by definition." The reply about opinions? No, you can't prove them wrong. And yes, everyone is entitled to them. And no, no one will factually ...

The Indiana Pacers’ All-Time Roster

December 10th, 2009
Starting Lineup: C. Mel Daniels P.F. George McGinnis S.F. Roger Brown S.G. Reggie Miller P.G. Mark Jackson Bench: C. Rik Smits P.F. Jermaine O'Neal S.F. Chuck Person S.G. Jalen Rose P.G. Travis Best P.F. Dale Davis S.F. Ron Artest For the starting C, PF, and ...

Will It Be Too Late for Clippers’ Blake Griffin To Win Rookie of the Year?

December 10th, 2009
This year's rookie class was one which was seen by me as being one that was better than it was given credit for at the time of the draft. Everyone knew it was going to be rich in point guards, but it wasn't known just how rich some of those ...

The Reasons To Pursue Dwyane Wade

December 10th, 2009
Wade is the only great player on an otherwise pretty putrid team. Without Wade the Heat are absolutely lottery-bound. Michael Beasley might have the potential to be a 20-10 type player, but he’ll do it without playing a lick of defense. Jermaine O’Neal may be healthy, but his athletic ability ...

Anderson Verejao: Looking into Contract Incentives

December 10th, 2009
I know that you and I had the same exact thought when the Cavaliers offered hustle player Anderson Verejao a six-year, $50 million dollar contract: "WTF are you doing Danny Ferry? Are you drunk?". Rightfully so. On the surface, that contract appears to pay Verejao an average of $8.3 million a ...