NBA Podcasts 

The No Name Podcast Episode 36: The Broken League

  I talked with Mike Sykes (@MikeDSykes) and Wilson Tarpeh Jr. (@WillieTSpeaks)about the NBA Draft, the 76ers future, the Celtics, Lonzo, D’Angelo Russell’s fresh start in Brooklyn, the Knicks, and of course some tangnts. 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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The ball is Carmelo Anthony’s court

Should Carmelo Anthony waive his no-trade clause and get out of New York? That is the million-dollar question surrounding the Knicks superstar. Anthony is frustrated and Phil Jackson seems to be at the center of his frustrations. The frustrations stem from a column written by Charley Rosen, who is a close friend of Jackson, being critical of Anthony, even saying... Read More
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Verdict in, Rose prepares for opening night

A jury cleared Derrick Rose of all charges yesterday, along with his two childhood friends. Rose and his two friends were accused of raping his ex-girlfriend on August 27, 2013, according to sports.yahoo.com. The plaintiff, who was suing Rose for 21.5 million, alleged that he along with his friends placed a drug in her drink that night. What isn’t in question... Read More
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New York Knicks Season Preview

The Knicks will either be really good this season or really bad. Derrick Rose is not the Derrick Rose of old. Gone are the days where Rose would rise up and throw down a thunderous dunk on a fast break. Gone are the days where we as fans shout “Rose is the most athletic point guard in NBA history”. Due to... Read More
NBA Wizards 

Takeaways From Wizards Loss to Knicks

John Wall’s return was spoiled by a 90-88 loss to the New York Knicks. While rotation guys like Markieff Morris, Trey Burke (foot), and Marcus Thornton (Thumb) were sidelined, Coach Brooks got a look at some other players on the floor. Here are some takeaways from the game: John Wall hasn’t really missed a beat Before the game, Coach Scott Brooks mentioned... Read More
NBA Wizards 

Washington hosts Miami to kick off the preseason

Finishing last season 41-41 and failing to make the playoffs, the Wizards will look to turn that around this season. They’ve added some key additions in Trey Burke (formerly of the Utah Jazz)and getting 6’7 Tomas Satoransky from Barcelona to come over and begin his NBA career. They’ve also added two forwards from Orlando, Jason Smith and Andrew Nicholson, along... Read More
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Shades of ’03 as international players dominate Round 1

The theme for the 2016 NBA Draft was international flavor. Eight international players that did not play basketball in the United States last year were drafted in the first round, tying a record set in 2003. There were six players who played collegiately last year that went in the first round, including the No. 1 overall pick, Ben Simmons, out... Read More
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Knicks fill a need by trading for former MVP

Former 2011 NBA MVP Derrick rose is a member of the New York Knicks after being traded from the Chicago Bulls yesterday afternoon. For those who don’t remember, Rose has been through a well documented injury history. Tearing his ACL twice and his meniscus, despite his injuries and even at this stage of Rose career he still can be a... Read More
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Rose headed to the Big Apple

It was only a matter of time before the marriage between the Chicago Bulls and point guard Derrick Rose came to an end. Wednesday afternoon was that time as the Bulls shipped Rose and Justin Holiday to the New York Knicks in exchange for Robin Lopez, Jose Calderon and Jerian Grant. The Knicks are hoping to get the Rose of... Read More
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