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Can a Kentucky-Only Team Win the NBA Championship?

Posted on 20 Nov, 2016, by in College Basketball, NBA

There’s no doubt the most dominant power in college basketball when it comes to delivering NBA-ready players is Kentucky. With 26 active players in the league, and 31 signed by NBA teams since John Calipari took over the program, one has to wonder if a Kentucky-only team is good enough to win a championship. More

NBA Coaches With a Championship on Different Teams

Posted on 21 Sep, 2016, by in Featured, NBA

The NBA, including its short time under the BAA name, has been around since 1946. Over the years, 19 different franchises have won the championship. However, only 3 head coaches have been part of a title-winning side with more than one franchise: Alex Hannum, Pat Riley and Phil Jackson. More

Longest Title Droughts in NBA History

Posted on 17 Jun, 2015, by in NBA

The Golden State Warriors won an NBA Championship after waiting 40 years. But there are even longer droughts between titles or since the last one for NBA franchises, among them the Sacramento Kings, Atlanta Hawks and the Milwaukee Bucks, leading a group of teams that are waiting for over a generation, or had to wait between trophy lifts, to taste an NBA championship. More

NBA MVP Winners Without a Championship

Posted on 1 Jun, 2014, by in NBA

With another unsuccessful bid to reach the NBA finals, Kevin Durant joins the elite club of players that have a regular season MVP but haven’t won an NBA championship. Charles Barkley, Karl Malone and Allen Iverson are already retired, while Steve Nash doesn’t look like someone who’ll win it before he leaves. Derrick Rose? He’ll be happy with getting back on the court, let alone contending for the title. More

LeBron James is Clutch, MVP and a Champion – Miami Heat Win Second NBA Title

Posted on 20 Jun, 2013, by in NBA

With a banged up Dwyane Wade and a non-existent Chris Bosh, LeBron James pulled off a historic performance in a game 7 of the NBA Finals, erasing all the Clutch and other ridiculous claims about his ability when it matters the most, leading the Miami Heat to a second consecutive NBA championship, on the way winning his second Finals MVP. More

Terry and Nowitzki Get Their Revenge – Dallas Mavericks Win First NBA Title

Posted on 12 Jun, 2011, by in NBA

Jason Terry was huge all night. Dirk Nowitzki just for one half, and an entire series. The Dallas Mavericks beat the Miami Heat 105-95 to win their first NBA title, winning the series 4-2. More