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Toronto Raptors 2017-18 Season Preview

Looking at Toronto, You can understand what they are doing, without understanding exactly what they are doing! On one hand, you have one of the most potent back courts in all of the NBA. While Kyle Lowry’s ranking amongst the top NBA guards is debatable, his value on the Raptors is clear. His stifling defense cements Toronto’s ” never back... Read More
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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
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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
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10 things we learned about the Eastern Conference this regular season

This regular season has been riddled with a litany of storylines that have driven this years NBA regular season. From Cleveland to Philly, we have learned a lot about the NBA this year. Here are 10 things we learned about the Eastern Conference this regular season. 10. Welcome to Drama Island “They’re high,” Rose said to NBA.com. “I mean, with these... Read More
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Way-Too-Early Eastern Conference Breakdown

In the early days on the 2016-17 season, The Eastern Conference has both shocked us with how some teams are playing; while also reaffirming just how good others can be. Cavs stranglehold on the East continues   Going into the season, everybody knew that the Cavaliers were going to be good, but nobody knew they would be this good. LeBron... Read More
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Toronto Raptors Season Preview

In an offseason filled with huge contracts and even bigger expectations, DeMar DeRozan did not miss out on his opportunity to get paid. Signing the second largest deal in NBA history (five years, $139 million), DeRozan has a lot (and I mean a lot) to prove this season. Seeing how the league is progressively turing into a three point shooting... Read More
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Taking a glance at the NBA Playoffs

The Cleveland Cavaliers were the first team to advance to the Conference Finals after sweeping the Atlanta Hawks. The other six teams remaining, however, will continue to battle it out to inch one step closer to the NBA Finals. While the Cavs now get some rest, (a scary thought for their next opponent) the other three series are far from... Read More
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All-Star reserves and snubs East Edition

On Thursday the NBA Announced the All-Star Game reserves and of course there were players who were absolutely deserving and your annual snubs. Coaches around the league voted for 14 players to be names as reserves, seven in each conference. The starters in the Eastern Conference, which were announced last week, are LeBron James (Cavaliers), Paul George (Pacers), Carmelo Anthony... Read More
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Season Previews: Atlantic Division

With the 2015-2016 NBA approaching, the basketball staff of My Mind on Sports is bringing you our season preview roundtable. In these roundtables we will answer key questions in each division concerning their respective teams. The first division up is the Atlantic. The Atlantic Division consists of the New York Knicks, Philadelphia 76ers, Brooklyn Nets, Toronto Raptors, and the Boston... Read More

NBA Season Preview: Atlantic Division

The 76ers led by talented young point guard Jrue Holiday, are prepared to for a breakout season. Philadelphia is the most talented team in their division.  A young core has been developed that rivals Oklahoma City. Andrew Bynum is the final piece needed to make a deep playoff run. If the Philadelphia 76ers are able to stay healthy they will... Read More
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