It's Sophomore Week! Remember Jeff Teague's brother?
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Dwight Howard’s reign as the NBA’s resident Michael Scott (apologies to the Mike Scott who plays
Thomas Robinson is on his third NBA team. He was drafted only 16 months ago. This seems wrong, somehow.
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If the NBA season were 27 games long then we would view Alexey Shved's rookie season much differently. In those first
Do we overcompensate when projecting sophomore performances? Does that make us bad thinkers? Can I think of a third question?
Kobe Bryant's #NBArank of 25 caused a bit of a kerfuffle on Twitter today, which is odd -- because it's perfect.
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With the 2013-14 NBA season on the horizon, we’re taking this week to look at the players we love who
The NBA Draft isn't fair.
That's hardly a groundbreaking sentiment. The draft’s very essence comes into question every season once spring finally rolls around, and bad teams skirt the rules by playing their way out of wins and into additional lottery balls. But tanking and all of its hot-button corollaries only examine the entire process through a one-eyed lens: that of the league's teams.
LeBron James refuses to let the killer instinct cage him and ruin his relationships with teammates and family. Yes, he wants to win. Yes, he's willing to work hard to make it happen. However, his perspective clearly includes the help, opinion, and existence of others.
That's a distinctly non-royal prerogative by the former King James.
Gregg Popovich had a few things to say about the government shutdown. All hail President Pop!