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 Wizards 

It’s all about fit for Wizards, Porter

There wasn’t any drama involved with Otto Porter Jr’s press conference yesterday to officially announce him signing his extension to remain in Washington. The former Georgetown Hoya is now the highest paid (4-year, $106 million) player on the Wizards, that should change once John Wall makes his decision to resign with Washington. That being said, like his smooth game and... 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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Wizards fans react to the 2017 NBA Draft

In Washington, the NBA Draft is rarely an occasion for celebration. Whether it’s choosing Kwame Brown in 2001, or trading picks away–like they did, again, on Wednesday night–Wizards fans have rarely been giddy about the two-round auction of college basketball’s (and Europe’s) top talents. This year’s draft provided DMV hoops fans a rare opportunity to still have a rooting interest... Read More
NBA Podcasts 

The No Name Podcast Episode 35: The KD Curse

  Mike Sykes (@MikeDSykes) sat down with me to discus What this championship means for Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry being the greatest teammate of all time, LeBron James unfairly getting killed, Kyrie Irving’s flawed but amazing game, The Finals as a whole, our favorite storylines from the season, should the Cavs trade Kevin Love, some things we are looking forward... Read More
NBA 

Golden State wins second title in three years, Durant named Finals MVP

After heartbreak struck a year ago, the Golden State Warriors capture redemption as they win their second NBA Championship in three years, defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers in game five 129-120. In Game 4, the Warriors got punched in the mouth in the first quarter and could never recover. Along with LeBron James and Kyrie Irving’s greatness, Cleveland stirred the “Can... Read More
NBA 

On the brink of elimination, Cleveland win Game 4 in rout

Cleveland set a bevy of records in a 137-116 win over Golden State in Game 4 of the NBA Finals. Behind the high powered duo of LeBron James and Kyrie Irving, Cleveland came out the gates firing. After struggling as a team from beyond the arc in the three prior contests, the Cavs were on-fire from three the entire night.... Read More
NBA 

The No Name Podcast Episode 34: Mega Pod Part Deux

  The No Name Podcast is back with a very special Mega Podcast I was joined by Mike (@MikeDSykes) Eddie (@KingEdward15) and Wilson (@WillieTSpeaks) to give our thoughts on the finals, LeBron, Kyrie, how long does this Warriors team last, what can the Cavs do this off-season, fake trades, The Ball Family, Markelle Fultz, and some more tangent. Read More
NBA 

Warriors stun Cleveland with Durant game winner

Kevin Durant and the Golden State Warriors complete an unlikely comeback and defeat the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 3, 118-113. In these last three playoff trips, Golden State’s record in Game 3s has been seemingly their only achilles heel (minus what happened in the finals last year.) More times than not, the Warriors would control home court advantage their first... Read More
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The importance of Game 3 for Cleveland

Stephen Curry notched his first playoffs career triple double in a 132-113 Game 2 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals. It seems that even when Golden State is having a bad game, they are still head and shoulders better than everybody else. Game 2 saw the Warriors play probably their second worst game of these playoffs, coughing up... Read More
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