NBA 

NBA Finals Preview & Prediction

After a year of  “Warriors blow a 3-1 lead” memes and “Is LeBron James the greatest player ever” debates, the Warriors and Cavaliers are meeting in the NBA Finals for the third straight time. Which is the first time in which this has happened. How we got here What makes this match-up so intriguing is the history it brings. With... Read More
NBA 

The No Name Podcast Episode 33 My Name is My Name

      I sat down with Mike Sykes (@MikeDSykes) to discuss the Spurs and Celtics future plans, the idea of waiting out LeBron, Chris Paul to the Spurs, Blake Griffin, the Clippers future, the All NBA Teams, Nerlens Noel, the value of rim protecting bigmen, The Finals preview, Curry’s greatness, LeBron vs Jordan, and a few tangent. Read More
NBA 

Jalen’s All-NBA Snub team

With the All-NBA teams announced, there are some notable names that were left off the list. Here is the All-NBA Snubbed team. Kyrie Irving Playing next to LeBron James has it’s perks and it’s downfalls. On one hand, your team is an automatic championship contending team. Your play, along with that of the whole team, will be elevated and James will... Read More
NBA Wizards 

John Wall named to All-NBA Third Team

Here are all three All-NBA teams: John Wall had a career year this season. Finishing the season averaging 27.2 points, 10.3 assists, and 3.7 rebounds, and 1.4 steals a game. He was the only guard in the Eastern Conference to average a double-double. Finishing second in assists in the league and was one of only three guards to average a more... Read More
NBA Podcasts 

No Name Podcast: The Philly Takeover

  I sat down with Mike Sykes to talk about the NBA draft lottery results, Trusting the process, Hinkie love, Ben Simmons, LaVar Ball, bad GM’s, James Harden, the Wizards, John Wall, playoff results, defending Isiah Thomas, and a few tangents.   Read More
NBA 

Celtics hit jackpot in NBA Draft Lottery

If you are a fan of the Boston Celtics, Christmas came early for you this week. Boston won the NBA Draft Lottery and will have the first overall pick in this year’s draft. The Celtics won the lottery the night after defeating the Washington Wizards in Game 7 to reach the Eastern Conference Finals. Talk about luck of the Irish.... Read More
NBA Wizards 

Wizards Season Recap and Biggest Offseason Needs

There are two ways you could view the season for the Washington Wizards. On one hand, Washington finished the regular season with 49 wins, most since the 1978-70 season. After struggling in the beginning of the season, they were able to turn it around and climb to fourth place in the conference. John Wall and Bradley Beal both had career... Read More
NBA Wizards 

Behind an unlikely hero, Boston tops Washington in Game 7

In a back and forth game that saw two teams lay it all out on the line, it was Boston’s Kelly Olynyk who had the game of his life, helping secure a 115-105 win over Washington to advance to the Eastern Conference Finals. Both teams hadn’t lost at home in this series, so Boston came in with a slight advance (even... Read More
NBA 

Leonard goes down, Golden State completes historic comeback

After being down by as much as 25 points in the second half, Golden State completes the third largest comeback in NBA history to defeat San Antonio 113-111. Looking a bit rusty from the five day break Golden State had after handling Utah in four games, San Antonio hit the ground running from the start of the game. Behind the play... Read More
NBA Wizards 

Wall’s game winning triple forces Game 7

In a game where grit stood tallest, it was John Wall’s game winning three that lifted Washington over Boston 92-91 to force a pivotal Game 7.  Boston showed up to the game wearing all black as if it was going to be Washington’s “funeral.” The Wizards had a “funeral” game earlier this season against Boston and they won big, the... Read More
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