National Basketball Association

Stuck In No Man’s Land

With the current NBA season at its halfway point, we have a pretty good idea as to who the real title contenders are. For the Golden State Warriors they find themselves in a very familiar spot as not only being the defending NBA Champions, but also as the team to beat. The Warriors have had [...]

Taking The NBA By Storm

Generally when the NBA Draft rolls around each spring, the focus is one on the first few picks of the process, and not the 15th. But when the 2013 NBA Draft rolled around, there wasn't a clear cut favorite to be the first overall pick which resulted in the Cleveland Cavaliers surprising many people and [...]

By | 2018-12-30T17:32:18+00:00 December 30th, 2018|Categories: National Basketball Association|Tags: , |0 Comments

A Fresh Start North Of The Border

What appeared to be a marriage made in heaven between small forward Kawhi Leonard and the San Antonio Spurs rapidly came apart at the seams. After helping the Spurs win the NBA Championship in 2014 which included being the NBA Finals MVP, Leonard appeared ready to keep the Spurs in championship contention as Tim Duncan, [...]

By | 2018-12-06T12:22:12+00:00 December 6th, 2018|Categories: National Basketball Association|Tags: , |0 Comments

2019 NBA Playoff Projections

Eastern Conference 1. Boston Celtics 2. Toronto Raptors 3. Philadelphia 76ers 4. Indiana Pacers 5. Milwaukee Bucks 6. Washington Wizards 7. Miami Heat 8.Detroit Pistons First Round Detroit Pistons vs. Boston Celtics (Celtics win series 4-1) The Pistons are happy to make the playoffs, but the Celtics have too much firepower for them. Miami vs. [...]

2018-2019 Pacific Division Standings

X-Golden State Warriors 69-13 (1) Another NBA season is beginning with the Golden State Warriors in the familiar position of being the team to beat. For the third time in the last four years, the Warriors will enter a new season as the defending NBA Champs, and they don't appear to be ready to relinquish [...]

2018-2019 Northwest Division Projections

X-Utah Jazz 51-31 (4) For anyone that ever wants to doubt that the Utah Jazz have what it takes needs to watch some film from last season's team. After losing small forward Gordon Hayward in free agency, the Jazz were expected to take a step back, but what ensued was a season where they became [...]

2018-2019 Southwest Division Projections

X-Houston Rockets 60-22 (2) The dawn of a new NBA season is upon us, and the Houston Rockets can only ask themselves what could have been? The Rockets won 65 games last season which was tops in the NBA which led to point guard James Harden being named as the league's MVP, and head coach [...]

2018-2019 Central Division Projections

X-Indiana Pacers 54-28 (3) Heading into the 2017-2018 NBA season, there were some expectations that the Indiana Pacers could contend for a playoff spot, but they were not expected to be a good as they were. The Pacers were able to win 48 games, and in the process they pushed the Cleveland Cavaliers for the [...]