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Charlotte Hornets 2017-18 Season Preview

Dwight Howard is not as bad as many portray him to be. While Howard isn’t the “Superman” he was in Orlando, his numbers are still solid enough to be considered a above average center. Thanks to serval back, knee, and shoulder injuries, Howard has slowed down in production over his 13 year career. Even with all the injuries, “D12” still... Read More
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Atlanta Hawks 2017-18 Season Preview

Here is how I imagine Atlanta’s offseason went in one conversation: Atlanta’s front office: ” Ok, so Paul (Millsap) wants to leave. We already traded Teague and we need to get Dwight’s contract off the books. I think it’s time to push the rebuild button!” Atlanta’s PR team: ” OK cool! But let’s not tell the public it’s a rebuild.... Read More
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Atlanta ties the series at two games a piece

Despite Washington’s backcourt accounting for 54 points, Atlanta evened the series at two games a piece with a 111-101 win over the Wizards. While Washington surely played better than the snooze fest they put on in Game Three, it was not enough to stop the red-hot Hawks on the night. Led by 19 points from Paul Millsap, Atlanta had seven players... Read More
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Can you win in todays NBA when your best player is a Center?

The NBA is in an age now when you shoot threes and ask questions later. From the Splash Trio in Golden State to the three point family affair in Houston, the league is moving further and further from the rim. The question has to be asked, can your team flourish when your best player is a center? If you look... Read More
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James Harden: The Enigma of the NBA

Where did this James Harden come from? We all knew he was good back when he was a super-sub for the Oklahoma City Thunder, but nobody saw this Harden coming. Before we can talk about this year’s James Harden, we have to rewind the clock just three seasons ago when we was carrying his Rockets all the way to the... Read More
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Wizards top Hawks for first win of the season

The Wizards who were still searching for their first win of the season last night when they hosted the Hawks at home. Washington fans were anxious for the first victory of the season after the Wizards fell to Toronto in the home opener. The backcourt for the Wizards, Bradley Beal and  John Wall combined for 31 points after three quarters.... Read More
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Beal’s big second half helps Washington close out Atlanta

Fourth quarter, up by three, with less than five seconds remaining in the game. That was the situation Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal (28 points, 20 in the second half) was faced with Friday night as he caught the inbound pass and tried to escape the inevitable intentional foul. Beal did escape and so did his team, as the Wizards... Read More
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Wizards start season with loss in Atlanta

The Wizards lose their first game of the season 114-98 to the Atlanta Hawks behind 28 points and 11 rebounds from Paul Millsap. Here is a breakdown of what went right and what went wrong for Washington tonight: What Went Right .Markieff Morris was solid all night for Washington. He finished the game with 22 points and four rebounds. Keef had... Read More
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Houston Rockets Season Preview

Hiring Mike D’Antoni as your head coach, naming James Harden your primary point guard, and replacing Dwight Howard with Ryan Anderson and Eric Gordon; it does not take a rocket scientist to see what side of the ball really matters to Houston. To say Houston had a “trying” year last season would be putting things lightly. Coming from a Western... Read More
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Atlanta Hawks Season Preview

Out with the Old. In with the new. Atlanta will look very different this season after an eventful off-season. Losing Jeff Teague via trade and Al Horford via free agency, the Hawks needed to make a splash in the free agency to keep afloat in the Eastern Conference playoff race. Enter Dwight Howard! With all the turmoil Howard received (and some he caused)... Read More
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