NBA Wizards 

Washington Wizards 2017-18 Season Preview

This upcoming season feels like it carries more weight than usual when you look at the landscape of the NBA. With the top Eastern Conference (after Cleveland and Boston) up for grabs, this could be a defining season for John Wall and the Wizards. After inking a $207 million dollar extension, Wall is unequivocally Washington’s point guard of the future… Read More

Good News, Bad News: An update on the post-Kobe Lakers

We are halfway through November, which means the NBA season is still in embryonic development. The same could be said for the new-look Los Angeles Lakers after ditching the old guys (most importantly, coach Byron Scott and future Hall of Fame guard Kobe Bryant). Moving on into the future with a cast of youngsters, led by 36-year-old head coach Luke… Read More

Los Angeles Lakers Season Previews

It is going to be a little weird watching the Lakers this season without “The Black Mamba.” The Lakers have struggled the past few years, to say the least. From bad coaching to bad players, the Lakers could not get out of their own way. And it never helps when you have untrustworthy decision maker in the front office. However,… Read More

Decisions, decisions: Golden State Warriors vs. Kobe’s Finale

In a few hours, sports fans will have a huge decision to make. In two different arenas, history will be made. In Oracle Arena, one chapter could be added to a tome capturing the Golden State Warriors’ march through history on their way to becoming the greatest team of all time. Just a few hundred miles away in the Staples Center… Read More
NBA Soccer 

Bryant and Wambach will be compelling Olympic storylines

It’s only fitting that Kobe Bryant and Abby Wambach, two of the biggest sports stars of the past few decades, are still making headlines as we start to look towards the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics. Bryant, 36, wants to go for one more gold medal, but only if he earns his spot, according to USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo.… Read More

The Pros and Cons of the Los Angeles Lakers Trading for DeMarcus Cousins

The Los Angeles Lakers are one of the most prestigious teams, not just in basketball, but all sports. The Lakers are a team that is used to contending and competing for championships. Lately, that has not been the case in LA, something the fans aren’t used to. One player in particular isn’t pleased with how the Lakers haven’t fared the… Read More

NBA All Star Voting Results: Western Conference

The starters have been announced for the All-Star teams, it’s far too early to discuss who got snubbed as the reserves haven’t yet been announced. But, here’s an indication of how the fans voted in the West. Frontcourt 1 Anthony Davis (NO) 1,369,911 2 Marc Gasol (Mem) 795,121 3 Blake Griffin (LAC) 700,615 4 Tim Duncan (SA) 546,817 5 Kevin… Read More

“Swaggy P” is Good for Lakers, NBA

Nick Young is not your typical ballplayer. His style and personality are about as atypical as it gets in the Association. This unconventionality makes sense for the Los Angeles Lakers, the most unconventional NBA franchise. Kobe Bryant seems to respect Young more than the other 13 players on the dysfunctional 8-17 team, while Byron Scott has taken a liking to… Read More
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