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Demarcus Cousins Signs 1-year $5.3 Million Deal With Golden State Warriors

Demarcus “Boogie” Cousins has made head ways with his recent deal with the Golden State Warriors. According to Adrian Wojnarowski Cousins has signed a 1-year $5.3 Million deal with the Dubs. The Golden State Warriors used their midlevel exception to… Continue Reading →

Lebron James Opting Out But Not Buying In

Lebron James is officially a free agent. Lebron opted out Friday June 29th, 2018 triggering the decision 3.0. The Cleveland Cavaliers can offer James the max at 5 years $205 million. All of the other suitors can offer Lebron only… Continue Reading →

Why Los Angeles Lakers Do Not Have Pressure To Sign Free Agents This Summer

Magic Johnson recently came out stating that he is confident that the Lakers will land a monster free agent. In fact Magic is so confident he is willing to put his resignation on the line. This seems counterintuitive as there… Continue Reading →

Stephen Curry Masterclass Review

Stephen Curry  Masterclass  goes in depth in how to enhance your game. Steph goes over the building blocks of his game. Users get an in depth look on how Curry built his game from the ground up. The product is… Continue Reading →

Will Lebron James Finally Get In The Post and Turn This Series Around?

Lebron  James and company are staring down the barrel of an 0-3 deficit if they lose game 3. Many have brought up the small things that can make a major improvements in the series for the Cavs. One of those… Continue Reading →

How Kobe Bryant Helped Utah Jazz Tie Up Series

Kobe Bryant is one of the all time greats to ever play the game of basketball. Bryant has made major headway off the court with business ventures and endorsements. Magic Johnson implored Kobe to take a more active role in… Continue Reading →

Toronto Raptors Choke Yet Again!

The Toronto Raptors choked against the Cleveland Cavaliers in game 1. Raptors led the entire regulation and yet still managed to lose the game. Demar Derozan and company proved the trepidation of  fans right. Toronto Raptors team missed their last… Continue Reading →

Do Toronto Raptors Finally Have What It Takes To knock off Lebron?

The Toronto Raptors have arrived in more ways than one. Demar Derozan has emerged as a legitimate star. Kyle Lowry is an elite point guard in the league. The GM for the Raptors has brought in tremendous  players like Siakam… Continue Reading →

Can Golden State Warriors Defeat The Pelicans Without Steph Curry?

The golden State Warriors seem to have a tall task  going up against the New Orleans Pelicans in the Western Conference semi-finals. Anthony Davis and company are playing with a confidence which is  at an all time high. Jrue Holiday… Continue Reading →

Will This Shake Out To Be The Best NBA Playoffs Ever?

The NBA playoffs are in full effect. We have already seen an overtime game between the Celtics and Bucks. Lebron James lost his first game 1 since 2012. 21 consecutive game ones without a loss is crazy. Cavs seem to… Continue Reading →

Are The Philadelphia 76ers Poised To Take The Eastern Conference?

The Philadelphia 76ers came out with an impressive win against the Cavaliers 132-130. Lebron James had a massive triple double 44 points, 11 assists and 11 rebounds. However, it was the impressive play of Ben Simmons with a triple double… Continue Reading →

Has Kevin Durant Lost All Rationality?

Kevin Durant is listed as a “pain in the butt” by Charles Barkley. One cannot ignore how increasingly demonstrative KD has become since joining the Golden State Warriors. Kevin Durant leads he the team with  ejections. Some of these outburst… Continue Reading →

Will Rockets Be Able To Launch Come Post Season?

The Houston Rockets had their 11 game win streak ended by the San Antonio Spurs. The game ended 100-83 with the Spurs dominance shining in the 4th quarter. Instead of resting players the Rockers went all in trying to win… Continue Reading →

San Antonio Spurs Become Rodeo Circus With Latest on Kawhi Leonard

Kawhi Leonard has been held out of action with a quadriceps injury. Leonard is recovering from tendinopathy  in his right quadriceps. Kawhi has only played 9 games this season averaging 16 points and 4.7 rebounds in those games. The claw… Continue Reading →

Lebron James Shows Why He Is “Wack!”

Lebron James quickly shot down Adam Silver’s proposed  play in tournament as “wack”. Silver proposed a play-in tournament where the 7th and 8th seed would battle it out for the rights to the 7th seed. The 9th and 10th seed… Continue Reading →

Kevin Durant Out Two Weeks Warriors Officially In Trouble!

KD will be out 2 weeks with a fractured rib. Time to sound the alarm if you are the Golden State Warriors. Warriors lost their second MVP to injury. Stephen Curry already is out an extended week due to an… Continue Reading →

Why Derrick Rose Fell From Grace

Many are of the belief Derrick Rose could have led the Chicago Bulls to a NBA championship if healthy. Rose is one of the youngest MVPs the NBA has ever seen. Derrick’s potential was at an all time high until… Continue Reading →

Are The Toronto Raptors For Real?

The Toronto Raptors just snapped the Rockets 17 game win streak Friday. One cannot help but think did we just see a potential NBA Finals Matchup? Drake certainly thinks so confidently calling an end to the Rockets win streak at… Continue Reading →

Why Houston Rockets Should Vacate #1 Spot Intentionally

The Houston Rockets face off against the Oklahoma City Thunder. This may be a potential first round match up. The Thunder have been teetering between the 8th and 7th spot. OKC is tied in the  loss column with Denver, Minnesota… Continue Reading →

Was Zaza Pachulia Fall On Westbrook A Dirty Play?

Zaza Pachulia has earned the nickname of Zaza “Pacheap Shot” by Skip Bayless for injuring Kawhi Leonard. By George Zaza earns that nickname to the tenth degree. During the end of the 3rd quarter of Golden State Versus Oklahoma City … Continue Reading →

Are Kawhi Leonard Days Numbered In San Antonio?

Kawhi  Leonard Recently opted to sit out the regular season. Tensions have been at an all time high between Kawhi’s management and the Spurs. Leonard’s camp contends that the Spurs have mishandled and misdiagnosed Kawhi’s ankle and quad injury. Kawhi… Continue Reading →

What Lebron Really Means By “Lets Not Get Too Crazy”

Lebron was asked about Adam Silver’s potential playoff reform. In a new format the best teams in the NBA 1 through 16 would face off in the NBA Playoffs. Silver’s new format eliminates conferences and bases playoff merit strictly on… Continue Reading →

How To Get More Green Light Releases In NBA 2K18

NBA 2K18 is a great game and everyone is trying to get that elusive green release. Players want to improve their game anyway that they can. The name of the game is putting the basketball in the basket. In order… Continue Reading →

5 Reasons Demarcus Cousins Achilles Injury Will Alter Course of NBA History

Demarcus Cousins  suffered a horrible Achilles Injury against the Houston Rockets on Friday in a 115-113 victory.  While Demarcus’s injury only seems to affect the Pelicans it will have a massive impact on the future course of the NBA. First… Continue Reading →

Are The Houston Rockets The Warriors Kryptonite?

The Houston Rockets seem to have the right formula to beat the dubs. Chris Paul and James Harden played sensational games to snap the Warriors 14 game road game winning streak. Chris Paul poured in 33 points, 11 rebounds and… Continue Reading →

Changes You Want To See for Instant Replay for 2018

NBA instant replay is under great scrutiny. People hate the fact referees do not have the power to call fouls post replay. Others show frustration based on the length of time it takes for referees to come to a decision. … Continue Reading →

Kevin Durant Reaching Lebron Status On One Front

With Stephen Curry out Kevin Durant has led the Golden State Warriors to a 6-0 record.  Along the run KD has hit big shot after big shot. Durant hit a game winner in LA and dropped a triple double against… Continue Reading →

How Much Longer Are You Willing To Give The OKC Experiment?

OKC has not been what fans have expected. Currently at 13-14 the Thunder would not be in the playoffs if the post season started today. OKC is strong defensively allowing opponents to score about 99.6 points per game. Oklahoma City… Continue Reading →

Is This The Year Clutch City Makes It To The NBA Finals?

The Houston Rockets are bringing back Clutch City In A Major Way. James Harden is playing at a NBA MVP level. Harden is averaging 31.6 points, 9.4 assist and 5.1 rebounds per game on 50% shooting from the field. Chris… Continue Reading →

LeBron All Out Of Excuses and Reasons With 13 Game Winning Streak

Lebron James was able to help the Cavaliers tie a franchise win streak record of 13 straight beating the Sacramento Kings. James controlled the game with 32 points, 11 rebounds and 9 assists. Lebron is making the game look easy… Continue Reading →

Why You Are Seeing So Many Ejections In The NBA?

  Shaun Livingston is another victim of the NBA’s new referendum to discipline players. Livingston’s ejection came after his attempt to argue a call.  The Referee approached Livingston and seemed to initiate contact however Shaun gets a one technical ejection…. Continue Reading →

Why The Thunder Cannot Catch Lightning

The Oklahoma City Thunder came from an impressive victory over Golden State blowing them out of the water  to a depressing loss against the Detroit Pistons. The Thunder are unable to string a consistent efforts together. Russell Westbrook simply cannot… Continue Reading →

Why Lebron James Will Score A Career High Against The Knicks

Lebron James has the media in a frenzy over his multiple comments regarding the Knicks. Lebron states he is not a fan of Phil Jackson. According to Lebron James Dennis Smith Jr is supposed to be a  New York Knick…. Continue Reading →

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