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NBA Rumors: Bulls, 76ers & Pelicans in Talks About a Jahlil Okafor Trade

Posted on 12 Feb, 2017, by in NBA

Two teams are off the table, which limits the options for the Philadelphia 76ers as they try to trade away the disappointing Jahlil Okafor. Right now it looks like the Chicago Bulls and New Orleans Pelicans are the remaining options for them. More

Warriors vs Thunder Predictions

Posted on 11 Feb, 2017, by in NBA

In an NBA regular season that is looking a lot like the previous one, the one game that has really stood out since the beginning of the season as something to look forward to is the Golden State Warriors facing the Oklahoma City Thunder in OKC for the first time (there’s going to be another game). It’s also Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant facing off once again, only this time in a much more hostile environment. More

4 Sporting Events to Look Forward to in 2017 After the Super Bowl

Posted on 8 Feb, 2017, by in College Basketball, MLB, NBA, NHL

The Super Bowl coming and going leaves some American Football fans wondering what to do with their lives in 2017. There’s plenty to look forward to, with the conclusion of the seasons in college basketball, the NBA and NHL coming in the next few months. And it’s not just ending; Baseball season is almost upon us, with opening day in April, kicking off the 2017 season which will last through October. More

NBA Rumors: Bulls, Knicks & Lakers in a Murky Present; Facing an Unknown Future

Posted on 8 Feb, 2017, by in NBA

The NBA teams of the three biggest TV markets can’t seem to get it right. The Chicago Bulls are mediocre and unsure whether to build around Jimmy Butler or dump him, and what to do with the current management. The New York Knicks seem to be realizing that Carmelo Anthony is only hurting them, but Phil Jackson may not be the one who can bring this group into the playoffs and contention again. And for the Los Angeles Lakers, it looks like the young talent they’ve assembled isn’t going to be enough for the post-Kobe Bryant era, but some of the decisions they made last offseason will limit their flexibility. More

6 Most Disappointing Teams in the 2016-2017 NBA Season So Far

Posted on 28 Jan, 2017, by in NBA

Midway through the 2016-2017 NBA season, when everyone is gushing over the All-Star selections, there are teams trying to figure out what went wrong. Six teams stand out in their disappointment level so far this season: The Chicago Bulls, Indiana Pacers, Detroit Pistons, Orlando Magic, Minnesota Timberwolves and Portland Trail Blazers. We’ll try to see what went wrong in comparison to the lofty expectations. More

Jeremy Lin Third Hamstring Injury Crushed Remaining Hope for Brooklyn Nets

Posted on 23 Jan, 2017, by in NBA

Losing streaks, occasional wins, developing players, lots of frustration. In between all of this, the Brooklyn Nets season took another hit when Sean Marks revealed that Jeremy Lin is going to miss at least 3 more weeks as his left hamstring injury resurfaced, striking for the third time this season. More

Golden State Warriors Destroying Errbody Up in Herr

Posted on 21 Jan, 2017, by in NBA

Every time the Golden State Warriors lose, it seems like the Internet goes insane, and the rest of the NBA’s fanbases are throwing a party. When they win, however, it’s business as usual, which makes some of their more impressive stretches go unnoticed. More

NBA Rumors: Philadelphia 76ers Might Accidentally Make the Playoffs

Posted on 21 Jan, 2017, by in NBA

The incredible is happening, and the Philadelphia 76ers, surging on the wings of the Joel Embiid phenomenon, are actually being mentioned as a potential playoff team. More

The Brooklyn Nets Have Won Without Jeremy Lin, But That Was Unexpected

Posted on 21 Jan, 2017, by in NBA

Since Jeremy Lin picked up his second hamstring injury of the season, the Brooklyn Nets lost. And lost. And then lost again. In all, 11 straight losses until their visit to New Orleans. Another defeat for the worst team in the league? Nope. The Nets somehow won 143-114, their ninth win of the season and only their second on the road. More

Chicago Bulls: Trading Jimmy Butler Could Cost Them Dwyane Wade Too

Posted on 20 Jan, 2017, by in NBA

The Chicago Bulls still haven’t decided if they want to keep rolling with a team that’s built around Jimmy Butler, or blow the whole thing up and trade their rising franchise player. Whatever they decide, it’ll also mean making a decision on Dwyane Wade’s future. More