Draymond can recite names of players taken ahead of him in draft

May 20, 2016

Draymond Green has a championship ring and an All-Star berth as one of the Golden State Warriors‘ key players. He also carries a huge chip on his shoulder, as he wasn’t taken until the 35th pick of the 2012 NBA draft. Green is so driven by the draft snub that he can recite the names of each player taken before him from memory, according to a story in The Mercury News:…

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NBA: Over and underachievers

January 16, 2016

  As we inch closer and closer to the official halfway point of the NBA season, it would only make sense to profile some of the teams who have exceeded expectations thus far and others who have failed to impress.  For the first time since I can remember, the east has looked like the more dominate conference, at least on paper.  As of tonight, the 8th seeded Boston Celtics are…

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2015/2016 NBA Preview

October 27, 2015

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, as the NBA is back in full swing with three games on tap tonight. Detroit will visit Atlanta, Chicago will play home to Cleveland and the champion Golden State Warriors will welcome the New Orleans Pelicans, in a re-match of last year’s first round match-up in the West.   In the past, I have done two previews-one for the west and one…

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