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Charlotte Hornets – Kemba Walker Trade Rumors Highlight Small-Market Problems and Franchise Mistakes

Posted on 19 Jan, 2018, by in NBA

With news of the Charlotte Hornets putting Kemba Walker and pretty much everyone else on the team on the trading block, it’s tempting to try and see where it went wrong for a franchise that was in pretty good position two years ago to establish itself as a minor contender in the Eastern conference. More

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Kevin Durant Can’t Stop Whining About People Not Liking Him

Posted on 16 Nov, 2017, by in NBA

Finally, an NBA champion. A Finals MVP. It would seem Kevin Durant should be over the reactions to his leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder for the Golden State Warriors. However, and it’s not surprising considering what we keep learning about him, he isn’t. More

LeBron James Still Chasing Michael Jordan; Can he Succeed Where Kobe Bryant Failed?

Posted on 2 Aug, 2016, by in NBA

During a basketball camp run by Nike, when asked by one of the prospects what still motivates him, LeBron James said that the spectre of Michael Jordan is the thing that keeps him hungry, wanting more. More

Current LeBron vs Jordan Age Infographic

Posted on 4 Jul, 2016, by in NBA

How can we compare LeBron James and Michael Jordan? Pretty much impossible. Different eras, different routes to greatness. In my book, there’s no one better than Jordan, and probably never will be. But James deserves his fair shot, right? More

Perfect Meme of Michael Jordan Carrying Stephen Curry

Posted on 10 Jun, 2016, by in NBA

Stephen Curry is a superstar, and probably on his way to be the best three-point shooter in the history of the NBA. But mentioning him alongside names like Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant and LeBron James doesn’t do them justice. This meme, riffing on a classic Jordan and Scottie Pippen photo, suggests he’s just not there yet. More

NBA Players With Back-to-Back Finals MVPs

Posted on 2 Jun, 2016, by in Featured

Since the NBA started handing out the Bill Russell NBA Finals Most Valuable Player Award (Finals MVP in short), there have been five players to win the award back-to-back: Michael Jordan, Hakeem Olajuwon, Shaquille O’Neal, Kobe Bryant and LeBron James. Andre Iguodala can be number six if the Golden State Warriors win in 2016. More

Top Ten Scorers in NBA Playoffs History

Posted on 20 May, 2016, by in Featured

The NBA’s playoff scoring top 10 is slowly changing with LeBron James moving up the list, now making to number four overall and first among active players. Still above him on the list? Kobe Bryant, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Michael Jordan. Tony Parker and Tim Duncan are the two other active players on the list. More

NBA Rumors – Golden State Warriors Keep Getting Disrespected by Retired Players

Posted on 3 Apr, 2016, by in NBA

The closer they get to breaking the NBA record for wins in a regular season, more voices come out and disrespect the Golden State Warriors by suggesting they wouldn’t have been that good in a different era. The latest in the long line is Scottie Pippen, who happened to play on the 1995-1996 Chicago Bulls team, the current record holders. More

Jeremy Lin Form Suggests Conflicting Interests Between Charlotte Hornets & Steve Clifford

Posted on 25 Mar, 2016, by in NBA

As the Jeremy Lin hype picks up steam and momentum, there’s Steve Clifford to pour some cold water on it. The last 48 hours have been interesting from a social media and PR standpoint, showing what might be conflicting interests within the franchise regarding Lin’s role with the team and his potential future. More

Greatest Christmas Day Games by NBA Players

Posted on 25 Dec, 2015, by in NBA

Christmas is a special time for NBA fans with some great games filling up the day and night of the holiday. Over the years, that’s resulted in some special performances … More