NBA 

Houston Rockets 2017-18 Season Preview

On paper, Houston adding Chris Paul to pair with James Harden is a plus for their championship chances. But this is the same paper that also told us that Harden and Dwight Howard would work too, so… While Harden lead the NBA is assist last year, he did also fall finish in the top five in usage rate. Harden thrives... Read More
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Los Angeles Clippers 2017-18 Season Preview

We are now about to see how good Blake Griffin really is. After losing Chris Paul to the Rockets in free agency, Griffin will need to be the “superstar” many project him to be is LA wants to stay relevant in the West. While he has had trouble dodging the injury bug for the past few years, he has been... Read More
NBA Wizards 

5 Winners and Losers of Free agency

This has been one of the most active free agencies in NBA history. We saw star players change addresses and some teams stay surprisingly inactive this summer. Here are the five winners and losers of this years free agency.   Winners Honorable Mention: Philadelphia 76ers When your team seemingly makes all the right moves in free agency, after having a... Read More
NBA Podcasts 

The No Name Podcast Episode 37: The Rulers Back

I’m once again joined by Mike Sykes (@MikeDSykes) as we discuss the Kyrie Irving situation, the superstar trade market, how crazy this summer has been, summer league, the winners and losers of the offseason, LeBron’s future, and of course many tangents. Read More
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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
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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
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Clippers are in trouble without Blake Griffin

Blake Griffin was officially ruled out for the remained of the playoffs with a big toe injury: Griffin’s injury is huge on so many levels. Alongside Chris Paul and DeAndre Jordan, Griffin has elevated his game to borderline “Superstar” level. He is a physically dominant force for the Clippers that is arguably unmatched in all the NBA. However, with Griffin... Read More
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How the Clippers will fare without Blake Griffin

The Los Angeles Clippers will be without Blake Griffin for the next 4-6 weeks as the All-Star power forward underwent arthroscopic knee surgery that was described as “minor.” No knee procedure is minor, so now the Clippers will move on without him for the next month plus. This will be no new territory for the Clips as Griffin missed 45... Read More
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