I think we've all seen the video of Draymond Green punching Jordan Poole, and it isn't pretty. If you for haven't seen it, here's a link. This leaked video is one of the two things the NBA community has been discussing over the last two days; that and how much everyone loves our favorite 7'4" … Continue reading Some Thoughts on Draymond’s Punch, and the Warriors Situation
Category: 2022 NBA Offseason
3 Sentences About Every NBA Team For This Upcoming Season (Part 2)
Welcome to Part 2 of me writing three sentences about every NBA team! If you haven't checked out Part 1 yet, you can do so here. Enjoy! Houston Rockets: NBA.com I'm disappointed for the Rockets, since they missed out on Paolo Banchero and Chet Holmgren. I don't think Jabari Smith, Jr, has the potential … Continue reading 3 Sentences About Every NBA Team For This Upcoming Season (Part 2)
The Celtics Offseason Just Took a Turn For the Worse
Plus: My thoughts on the Ime Udoka Situation The Boston Celtics are regarded as the team to beat in the Eastern Conference, after a 2022 Finals appearance and only narrowly losing the championship to Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors. They're still the favorites to win the 2023 NBA Championship, but their offseason … Continue reading The Celtics Offseason Just Took a Turn For the Worse
3 Sentences About Every NBA Team For This Upcoming Season (Part 1)
Everyone wants to know about their favorite team, so today I'll be writing three sentences on every NBA team, regarding my thoughts about their upcoming season. Don't worry; my sentences are very long, with many commas and semicolons; you can expect a lot of value for just three sentences 🙂 This is Part 1, covering … Continue reading 3 Sentences About Every NBA Team For This Upcoming Season (Part 1)
Grading the Donovan Mitchell Trade
In a blockbuster move, three-time NBA All-Star Donovan Mitchell was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers, in exchange for Collin Sexton, Lauri Markannen, rookie Ochai Agbaji, three unprotected first round picks (2025, 2027, 2029), and two pick swaps. Let's break down both sides of the deal and who won this trade. Cleveland Cavaliers Jason Miller/Getty … Continue reading Grading the Donovan Mitchell Trade
5 Storylines to Watch for the 2023 NBA Season
In the current downtime of the NBA off-season, there are generally three things to do; reflect on the past season, analyze summer league games and performances way too much, and look forward to the coming season. Today, we're doing the last of those options, and looking at five compelling storylines for the 2022-23 season. … Continue reading 5 Storylines to Watch for the 2023 NBA Season
State of the Lakers Address
What if Jeanie Buss and Rob Pelinka coauthored a statement in order to assure their fanbase that all was going according to plan, and next year would be spectacular? Much like how the President gives a State of the Union speech every year, here is an imagined "State of the Lakers" address. Note: This is … Continue reading State of the Lakers Address
Could the NBA Shorten Its Season?
For the past few years, load management has become an ever prevalent factor in the NBA, with star players missing games in favor of rests so that when they do play, they're at their absolute best. The 82-game season the NBA plays is grueling and long, and only five players played in all 82 games … Continue reading Could the NBA Shorten Its Season?
So…What’s Going on in Phoenix?
The Phoenix Suns decided to resign Deandre Ayton by matching a four-year $133 million contract the Indiana Pacers offered him in free agency. This was a shock at first, given the history of the franchise and how cheap Robert Sarver has been known to be. But, apparently the Suns were going to match any offer … Continue reading So…What’s Going on in Phoenix?
Every Move Made by Every Team in Free Agency, Plus Grades
After the frenetic start to free agency, everything seems to have calmed down, as there are only a few players who have yet to move or resign. In the meantime, let's break down what every team has done in free agency, and then hand out some grades. Atlanta Hawks: Scott Wachter/USA Today Sports Departures: Delon … Continue reading Every Move Made by Every Team in Free Agency, Plus Grades