NBA Wizards 

Defensive struggles continue as Wizards fall to Mavericks

The Washington Wizards returned to the Capital One Arena after winning their last game on the road to put them over the .500 mark. They hosted the 1-10 Dallas Mavericks Tuesday night. The Mavericks started the game with a lob from Wes Matthews to rookie sensation Dennis Smith Jr. and from that point on the Mavericks never relinquished the lead.... Read More
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Dallas Mavericks 2017-18 Season Preview

Will Dirk Nowitzki ever retire? The sure first ballot Hall of Famer has been a staple of the NBA for nearly two decades now. His signature “fade away” shot has been adopted by many great players such as Kevin Durant and LeBron James. Dirk will go down as the greatest international player in NBA history. He’s never been the most... Read More
NBA Wizards 

Is Otto Porter Jr Worth the Max?

The offseason, preferably free agency, is a time when teams do whatever they can to improve the roster. From resigning players to adding on pieces, both teams and players look to revamp and reload for the next season. Then you have situations where you have to decided how much a player is worth in correlation to how they help you... Read More
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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 Wizards 

Mavericks fourth quarter run secures win over Wiz

Dallas uses a fourth quarter 13-0 run to defeat the Wizards 112-107. After leading almost the whole game, it was a sloppy opening to the fourth that ultimately doomed Washington. Leading by as much as 12 points in the third quarter, they looked well on their way to their 42nd win of the year. The team was getting any shot they... Read More
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Surprises from first half of the NBA Season

From Isaiah Thomas catapulting into superstar status to Memphis beating Golden State twice, there have been a lot of surprises from the first half of the NBA season. Here are my top five: 5. Is Jabari Parker Really This Good!? Yes, Giannas Antetokounmpo has had a superstar worthy first half of the season, but lets not overlook how productive Jabari... Read More
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Dallas Mavericks Season Preview

You can say that the Dallas Mavericks had a Win-lose-lose-lose situation type of offseason. Getting Harrison Barnes and Andrew Bogut are good picks up for any team. However, when you expect Barnes to be your number one option and pay him as such ( 4 years, 95 million), that’s a whole different conversation. Harrison struggled mightily last year for the Warriors when... Read More
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How Durant’s addition affects the Warriors on the court

In new news that has shocked the league and astonished NBA fans, former 2014 league MVP, 7-time all star, 5-time NBA first team, and 4-time NBA scoring champion Kevin Durant made his decision Monday morning. In a post on the Player’s Tribune, KD shared his intentions to become a member of the Golden State Warriors. He took time to thank... Read More
NBA Podcasts 

The No Name Podcast Episode 17: The Barnes Takedown

I sat down with Wilson Tarpeh Jr. (@WillieTSpeaks) and Mike D Sykes (@MikeDSykes) to talk about the NBA Finals, LeBron James, Kyrie Irving, Steph Curry’s struggles, The Warriors , Harrison Barnes (I’m so sorry Harrison Barnes), some FA talk, and many many more. Read More
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Warriors to try and cap off historic season

NBA regular season record for most wins? Check. NBA’s first ever unanimous MVP? Check. NBA Coach of the Year? Check. Overcome playoff adversity? Check. Rematch from last year’s NBA Finals? Check. Chance to defend the NBA championship? Check. The Golden State Warriors were on the verge of seeing their NBA record 73-9 regular season record come up in smoke. They... Read More
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