NBA Wizards 

Standing Pat? The Washington Wizards’ Draft and other notes

The reaction on Wizards twitter wasn’t great when the Washington Wizards ended up trading their lone draft pick to the Los Angeles Lakers for cash considerations. The cash fills out the bottom line of the roster. It essentially represents money that doesn’t count for or against the cap, but it gives the Wizards the freedom to spend a bit extra… Read More
NBA 

Thoughts on the 2014 NBA Draft

Fans, scouts, and front offices have been keeping tabs on Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker well before the young prospects could legally operate a motor vehicle. Now the long wait and anticipation is nearly over, as one of the more anticipated NBA draft is only a day away. Before the festivities begin, I’ll share my thoughts on some players in a Q&A format. Once the draft is complete ,… Read More
NCAAB 

Polarizing Narratives Surround Wiggins

A few months ago, Andrew Wiggins was considered, in many circles, as the best pro prospect to appear on the national scene in quite some time. Whether or not he was a better high school player than Kevin Durant or Derrick Rose was missing the point.  The fact of the matter was that Wiggins was a generational talent blessed with… Read More
NCAAB 

College Basketball Pre-Season Picks

It’s only September, yet the college basketball season is upon us. The new rule proposal passed in May allows for teams to begin practice on September 27 or 28th–42 days ahead of their season opener. Many are accustomed to the old October 15 start date, which signaled the beginning of the Midnight Madness tradition. But for the  fans who were… Read More