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13 Recent NBA Draft Busts & the Players Teams Missed Out On

Posted on 25 Jun, 2015, by in Featured, NBA

It’s hard to define what is a draft bust exactly, but guys like Hasheem Thabeet and Ekpe Udoh are easy to identify. It doesn’t help when just after these disastrous picks come in guys who end up being All-Stars or even more. For the worst hit and misses general managers have made in the NBA draft over the last few years, keep reading More

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Best NBA Draft Classes of All-Time

Posted on 24 Jun, 2015, by in Featured, NBA

No one is going to say that the 2015 NBA Draft class is the greatest of all-time. But who knows, maybe in a decade or two, some will be comparing it to the great ones of 2003 (LeBron James, Dwyane Wade), 1996 (Kobe Bryant, Steve Nash, Allen Iverson) or even the mythical one of 1984 (Michael Jordan, Hakeem Olajuwon, John Stockton, Charles Barkley)? More

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3 Players That Might Enter the NBA’s Top 10 All-Time Scoring List Next Season

Posted on 21 Jun, 2015, by in Featured, NBA

At the moment, the list of the NBA’s top 10 all-time leading scorers consists of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Karl Malone, Kobe Bryant, Michael Jordan, Wilt Chamberlain, Shaquille O’Neal, Dirk Nowitzki, Moses Malone, Elvin Hayes and Hakeem Olajuwon. By the end of next season, Paul Pierce, Tim Duncan and LeBron James could be part of this elite group. More

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LeBron James is The Real MVP, But One Player Can’t Win a Championship

Posted on 17 Jun, 2015, by in Featured, NBA

The NBA Finals MVP has to come from the champion. It’s obvious. But that doesn’t mean Andre Iguodala was the best player in the series. LeBron James was. He simply played with a bad set of cards dealt to him, and couldn’t do the impossible with it. The Cleveland Cavaliers as a team simply weren’t good enough. More

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Top 10 NBA Finals Game Winners & Buzzer Beaters

Posted on 4 Jun, 2015, by in Featured, NBA

With the 2015 NBA Finals set to start, it’s a good time to remember the most memorable shots in Finals history, including Michael Jordan and two other Chicago Bulls players winning championships at the last second, Magic Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar with clutch hook shots and Garfield Heard with “the shot heard ’round the world”. More

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Most Recent Sports Illustrated Cover for Each NBA Team

Posted on 3 Jun, 2015, by in Featured, NBA

If appearing on the cover of Sports Illustrated is some indication of national relevance, than it’s easy to understand why the Cleveland Cavaliers & Golden State Warriors are the most recent NBA teams to appear there, and also why it’s been a very long time since some other NBA teams have been featured on the cover. More

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Top 10 Highest Paid NFL Coaches in 2015

Posted on 28 May, 2015, by in Featured, NFL

With all the money rolling around in the NFL, coaches are bound to pick up some of it. The top 10 highest paid of them in the league are all making $6 million a season or more. Five of them (Pete Carroll, Bill Belichick, Sean Payton, John Harbaugh and Tom Coughlin) have won a Super Bowl. More

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Top 10 Highest Paid Baseball Players in 2015

Posted on 26 May, 2015, by in Featured, MLB

Among the group of the top 10 best paid players in baseball, we have three teams sending more than one player. The Philadelphia Phillies with two (Cliff Lee, Ryan Howard), Seattle Mariners with two (Robinson Cano, Felix Hernandez) and the Los Angeles Dodgers (Clayton Kershaw, Zack Greinke). More

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Top 10 Scorers in NBA Playoffs History

Posted on 25 May, 2015, by in Featured, NBA

With LeBron James moving past Karl Malone on the list of the greatest scorers in NBA playoff history, it’s a good time to check out the state of the top 10, including four active players (James, Tony Parker, Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan) and how they’re positioned among retired legends like Michael Jordan, Larry Bird and Shaquille O’Neal. More

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Most Recent Sweeps in the Conference Finals

Posted on 24 May, 2015, by in Featured, NBA

Sweeps in the conference finals aren’t common, but they do happen from time to time. Over the last 25 years we’ve had seven of them, including two by Michael Jordan’s Chicago Bulls. This year, with both the Cleveland Cavaliers (with LeBron James) and the Golden State Warriors (with Stephen Curry), we might have the first double conference finals sweep in NBA playoff history. More