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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

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5 Longest Active NBA Playoff Droughts

Posted on 6 Mar, 2018, by in NBA

The 5 longest active playoff droughts in the NBA belong to Minnesota Timberwolves, Orlando Magic, Philadelphia 76ers, Phoenix Suns and Sacramento Kings. This season, two of these teams are likely to reset their counter, while the other three are busy tanking once again. More

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Ranking the NBA Teams Based on 2003-2017 Playoff Performance

Posted on 15 Jun, 2017, by in NBA

    It’s been 14 years since the NBA switched to a 7-7-7-7 playoff format. We thought it’s a good opportunity to determine which teams has been the league’s best, and … More

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NBA Finals: Warriors Defense, Durant & Curry Make Game 1 Miserable for Cavs & LeBron

Posted on 2 Jun, 2017, by in NBA

Too easy, and they weren’t even that good on offense. Led by an effortless masterpiece from Kevin Durant, the Golden State Warriors took a 1-0 lead in the 2017 NBA finals, beating the Cleveland Cavaliers 113-91 in game 1, making LeBron James look old. More

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LeBron James in the NBA Finals Through the Years

Posted on 28 May, 2017, by in NBA

It’s hard to imagine the NBA finals without LeBron James, partly because there have been so few without him. He’s about to play for the championship once again, a 7th … More

Michael Jordan

Top 10 Scorers in NBA Playoff History

Posted on 26 May, 2017, by in NBA

With 35 points in game 5 of the Eastern conference finals, LeBron James didn’t just lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to another NBA finals, he went past Michael Jordan on the … More

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Where are Thou, Game 7?

Posted on 21 May, 2017, by in NBA

Although anything can happen between now and the beginning of the NBA finals, it’s safe to assume that both conference finals series, the one in the East (Celtics vs Cavaliers) and the one in the West (Warriors vs Spurs) won’t go to the maximum of 7 games. More

Rockets Losers

9 Stats From Game 6 in the Spurs – Rockets Playoff Series

Posted on 12 May, 2017, by in NBA

The San Antonio Spurs beating the Houston Rockets in 6 games to make the conference finals isn’t a surprise. The Rockets losing by 39 points at home on an elimination game while James Harden puts in one of the worst performances of his career? That’s another case, and far less expected. More

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Reckoning Day for the Bulls, Clippers & Hawks

Posted on 28 Apr, 2017, by in NBA

Three of the remaining first round series in the 2017 NBA playoffs head into game 6, and three teams are playing with their backs to the wall: The Chicago Bulls, Los … More

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Chicago Bulls Trying to Make the Playoffs and Redefine ‘Happy Ending’

Posted on 12 Apr, 2017, by in NBA

This has been a weird season for the Chicago Bulls. A team built without thinking about the future or about the now, that fell apart along the way only to be put together near the end. This might be over with a playoff appearance, but in the long run, losing to the worst team in the NBA that’s going to rest six rotation players could be the best thing for the Bulls. More