The Transparency Debate: Is the NBA right when the Referees are wrong?

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The HP crew had a very spirited debate about the purpose, the merits, and the endgame behind the league issuing a statement about the blown call at the end of the Blazers-Rockets first playoff game, as well as the league’s statements about other controversial calls. Continue Reading


The Pelicans Jazz Up The Pick And Roll, Joel Freeland Gets Baptized


The New Orleans Pelicans like to run pick-and-rolls a lot. In fact, through their 29 games so far this season, they’ve used it in 35.3 percent of their offensive sets because it’s been that good to them. A lot of that has to do with the fact that they acquired the pick-and-roll fiend that is Jrue Holiday in the off-season. Continue Reading


Fight Night: Blazers Vs. Warriors Edition (Video)

  On the same night that Manny Pacquiao defeated Brandon Rios in boxing’s latest match-up, the NBA witnessed their own kind of fight. In the third quarter of the Portland Trail Blazers – Golden State Warriors contest on Saturday night,… Continue Reading