Browsing 2017-2018 NBA Season

Stephen Curry

NBA Playoffs – Where Have All the Close Games Gone?

Posted on 22 May, 2018, by in NBA

One thing you can’t say about the conference finals series so far in the 2018 NBA playoffs: They’re close. In both the Eastern and Western Conference finals, games have been mostly a trade of blowouts, which sticks to the trend set by the previous series in this year’s postseason. More

James Harden, Trevor Ariza

Warriors vs Rockets, Game 2: The Day the West Was Saved

Posted on 17 May, 2018, by in NBA

It’s hard to put into words how important it was for the NBA that the Houston Rockets beat the Golden State Warriors. We now have a 1-1 series heading back to the Bay Area, with actual weaknesses the defending champions showed, along with the usual injury conspiracy theories that arise whenever Stephen Curry has a bad game. More

LeBron James, Brad Stevens

NBA Playoffs – Sweeps That Weren’t on the Menu

Posted on 6 May, 2018, by in NBA

While in the Western Conference we’re seeing two series that might go a bit further than initially expected, things are quite different in the East: Both the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics are making their way towards surprising sweeps. More

Russell Westbrook

Oklahoma City Thunder Won’t Reach the Promised Land With Russell Westbrook

Posted on 28 Apr, 2018, by in NBA

For the second straight time, Russell Westbrook averaged a triple double in the regular season, which meant nothing come playoffs, as the Oklahoma City Thunder lost, this time with home court advantage, and got knocked out in the first round. More

Carmelo Anthony

NBA Playoffs – Carmelo Anthony Has Hit Rock Bottom

Posted on 24 Apr, 2018, by in NBA

In his first playoff series since 2013, Carmelo Anthony is proving all those that criticized the Oklahoma City Thunder for making the trade that landed him right. More

Klay Thompson

NBA Playoffs – Status Reports After Game 2

Posted on 19 Apr, 2018, by in NBA

The NBA Playoffs are hitting the first home court switch. Which 2-0 series is done? Who still has some hope to grab on to? Which way is the 1-1 series leaning? Here’s a rundown of things entering game 3. More

LeBron James

2018 NBA Playoffs: Team by Team Predictions, Previews & Notes

Posted on 13 Apr, 2018, by in NBA

Here are our predictions, previews and other notes regarding each team in the 2018 NBA playoffs. Spoiler? We think the Houston Rockets will win the championship. More

Damian Lillard

6 Biggest Feel-Good Stories of the NBA Season (So Far)

Posted on 9 Apr, 2018, by in NBA

Between the Philadelphia 76ers finally making the process into a playoff appearance, the Toronto Raptors clinching the top seed in the Eastern conference and Damian Lillard leading the Portland Trail … More

LeBron James

LeBron James’ Road to Another NBA Finals Isn’t Paved Yet

Posted on 7 Apr, 2018, by in NBA

The injuries that are sinking the Boston Celtics ship this season might have more to do with the Toronto Raptors reaching the NBA Finals for the first time in franchise history than with LeBron James carrying on with his streak of taking his teams there, currently alive at 7, with number 8 a possibility. More

James Harden, LeBron James

The NBA MVP Question: James Harden or LeBron James?

Posted on 28 Mar, 2018, by in NBA

Forget about the recent Anthony Davis hype. The 2017-2018 NBA regular season MVP award is coming down to one of the following: James Harden or LeBron James.  If he wins, … More