Winners and losers of the NBA Draft

June 24, 2017

  The draft winners and losers are headlined by the Minnesota Timberwolves who acquire small forward, Jimmy Butler from the Chicago Bulls.       Malik Monk sat for a bit longer than most thought, while the Sacramento Kings traded their 10th overall pick for the 15th and 20th picks respectively.       Some guys climbed to the first round while others fell to the second.      …


Put some respek on their name!

June 30, 2016

  One thing we can usually count on in the playoffs is that the best players in the league will come out and perform to the best of their abilities. With that being said, we also have the guys who show up out of nowhere to help their team do well when it matters the most.   Here are some players who impressed me this post-season.   Bismack Biyombo, Toronto…


Western preview: can the Rockets surprise the Warriors?

April 15, 2016

If you judge by what we have seen in the regular season, you would think that Golden State is the favourite to win it all in back-to-back seasons. Do not rule out San Antonio and Oklahoma City as both teams have something to prove.   Here are the previews for the west   (1) Golden State Warriors vs. (8) Houston Rockets We know about Golden State’s wins record this season,…


Where did they come from?

January 12, 2016

We are pretty close to the official halfway point of the NBA season and a handful of players have caught my attention with their productive in the first three months or so.  Every season, we have players step up to play bigger roles than they did in the previous one, and this year is so different.   Below I take a look at five players in particular who have done…


NBA Trade Deadline Recap

February 19, 2015

It was a pretty quiet deadline up until about 2:45 EST and then BOOM; we saw plenty of trades come in with some big name players finding new homes.  Some got dealt to contenders, while others got dealt to pretenders.   Below I took a look at most of the deals that went down   To Portland Trail Blazers: Arron Afflalo, Alonzo Gee To Denver Nuggets: Victor Claver, Will Barton,…