Browsing Aaron Gordon

Orlando Magic Season Preview: Trying to Finish the Endless Rebuilding Era

Posted on 4 Sep, 2016, by in NBA

It seems that the Orlando Magic have been rebuilding since Dwight Howard left the team four years ago. This season, with Serge Ibaka arriving alongside Bismack Biyombo and Jeff Green, joining the likes of Evan Fournier and Elfrid Payton, the goal has to be about more than improving on the win column. More

Memes Suggesting Aaron Gordon was Robbed by Zach LaVine in the Dunk Contest

Posted on 14 Feb, 2016, by in NBA

Did Aaron Gordon get robbed in the Slam Dunk Contest by the judges, who handed the title for a second straight year to Zach LaVine? Until Kobe Bryant takes the floor in the All-Star game for a final time, that’s probably the main discussion point (and secretive trades) in Toronto as the NBA All-Star Weekend gets closer to its crescendo. More

Miami Heat – Chris Bosh & Luol Deng Look Great in Preseason Debut

Posted on 8 Oct, 2014, by in NBA

A new era for the Miami Heat began with a preseason loss to the Orlando Magic, but the ability of Chris Bosh and Luol Deng (not so much Dwyane Wade at this point) was more than pleasing, as the ghost of LeBron James hovered in the arena. More

Wisconsin Over Arizona – Controversial Finish Into the Final Four

Posted on 30 Mar, 2014, by in NBA

We’ve had some weird officiating in the tournament so far, but the ending to the overtime game between Wisconsin and Arizona, sending the Badgers and Bo Ryan to the Final Four after a 64-63 win, left some bad taste in people’s mouths. Yes, we had a huge night from Frank Kaminsky, but also some weird calls on the Nick Johnson charge late in the game. More

Arizona Over San Diego State – Defense Makes All the Difference

Posted on 28 Mar, 2014, by in NBA

Three things make Arizona great and national championship material: Their defense, Aaron Gordon and Nick Johnson. Defensive efficiency is almost a given, even against a tough San Diego State team which Arizona overcame 70-64, but Gordon leading the team until Johnson finally woke up in the final three minutes was just as important. More

Arizona Wildcats – Love Making it Interesting

Posted on 15 Dec, 2013, by in NBA

What’s the point of being 11-0 without making a few wins tense and nail biters? Arizona came back from a first half deficit for the fourth time this season with a 72-70 win in Michigan which should keep them at #1 for one more week, carried by some great basketball from Brandon Ashley and Aaron Gordon when it matters the most. More