The Three-Pointer: Harden Drops 31, Kings Hire New Head Coach

The Beard is finally looking like his old self again, and the Kings have hired yet another head coach. Can anyone save this franchise? I sure hope Mark Brown can. Let's recap:   76ers Take Game Four Credit to Mitchell Leff of Getty Images for Picture James Harden finally returned to his old form, dropping … Continue reading The Three-Pointer: Harden Drops 31, Kings Hire New Head Coach

Recapping My Weirdly Accurate First-Round Predictions, and Predicting the Second Round

The first round of the playoffs has officially come to an end, and the second round has already started. That means it's time to look back at my first round predictions, and see how accurate (or inaccurate) they were. It also means it's time to make my second round predictions, before too much of each … Continue reading Recapping My Weirdly Accurate First-Round Predictions, and Predicting the Second Round

My First Round NBA Playoff Predictions

The NBA playoffs started yesterday. With no time to waste, here are my predictions for the first-round:   Eastern Conference:   #1 Heat vs #8 Hawks Credit to USA Today Sports for Picture In theory, the Heat should have no problem handling the Hawks. They have Kyle Lowry, Jimmy Butler, Bam Adebayo Victor Oladipo, Tyler … Continue reading My First Round NBA Playoff Predictions

10 Big Questions Regarding the NBA Playoffs

The playoffs will be upon us shortly, and it's looking like these are going to be some of the most competitive, talent-filled playoffs in NBA history. While some teams are in a position to win it all this year, there are lots of young teams that aren't going to the Finals, but could still cause … Continue reading 10 Big Questions Regarding the NBA Playoffs

No, Ben Simmons Wasn’t Faking an Injury

There has been a lot of speculation regarding three-time All-Star Ben Simmons. After finally being traded from the Philadelphia 76ers to the Brooklyn Nets, many wondered if the "injuries" that Simmons cited as the reason for not playing for the 76ers would go away. However, they didn't, as even though it's nearly been a month … Continue reading No, Ben Simmons Wasn’t Faking an Injury

James Harden’s Debut Told Us Everything We Need to Know About the 76ers

The Philadelphia 76ers defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves last night, with a final score of 133-102. This was James Harden's first game on the 76ers, and he did not disappoint, with a statline of 27 points, 8 rebounds, and 12 assists on 58.3% shooting from the field, and a ridiculous 71.4% from three. He only caused … Continue reading James Harden’s Debut Told Us Everything We Need to Know About the 76ers

I Dreamed About the Craziest Ben Simmons Trade that Would Shake the NBA

Last night, I was minding my own business, trying to fall asleep. Eventually I did, and while studies have shown that humans often only remember about 10% of their dreams, there was one vision I had in my dreams that stuck with me. It was an image that I couldn't erase, and when I woke … Continue reading I Dreamed About the Craziest Ben Simmons Trade that Would Shake the NBA

Five Key Takeaways from the 76ers-Hawks Series (and a Ben Simmons Trade Scenario)

Somehow, in one of the most unpredictable matchups of the playoffs, the underdog five seed Atlanta Hawks defeated the number one seed Philadelphia 76ers to move on to the Eastern Conference Finals. The Hawks weren't even expected to face the 76ers, as many thought that the New York Knicks' bruising defense would contain them in … Continue reading Five Key Takeaways from the 76ers-Hawks Series (and a Ben Simmons Trade Scenario)

Big Trade Deadline News: Aaron Gordon on the Move, Three Team Trade Announced (Part 2)

More NBA players are on the move after the NBA trade deadline, so let's jump right in! If you haven't read Part 1, check it out here. Credit to Kyle Terada for picture It was rumored that the Boston Celtics were the most likely team to grab Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon, even being called … Continue reading Big Trade Deadline News: Aaron Gordon on the Move, Three Team Trade Announced (Part 2)