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2012 NBA All-Star Game: Key Players Who Should Be in Orlando This February

2012 NBA All-Star Game: Key Players Who Should Be in Orlando This February


As seen on Bleacherreport.com I’m sure by now, we all know the NBA All-Star Game isn’t exactly a showcase of the league’s best talent. Over the years, plenty of players have found themselves suiting up to represent their respective conferences without putting in the work on the court to earn their spot on the team. […]

NBA Rumors: Washington Wizards Must Clean House If They Plan to Rebuild

NBA Rumors: Washington Wizards Must Clean House If They Plan to Rebuild


The Washington Wizards are terrible. That’s no secret. Everybody knows this. The franchise has been struggling to get back to the playoffs since their last appearance in the 2007-2008 season where they lost at the hands of LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in six games. Since that time the Wizards have fired coach Eddie Jordan, […]

Questions Arise As Lakers Continue to Struggle

Questions Arise As Lakers Continue to Struggle


Is Mike Brown the right man for the job? Amid all of the early season disappointment and confusion amongst the players, fans are left pondering this very question. Mike Brown was hired to replace Hall of Fame head coach Phil Jackson who accrued five of his eleven NBA championships while in Los Angeles. It was […]

NBA Trade Speculation: 3 Trade Scenarios That Could Improve the Lakers’ Season

NBA Trade Speculation: 3 Trade Scenarios That Could Improve the Lakers’ Season


As seen on BleacherReport.com At 10-7 going into their game on Sunday against the Indiana Pacers in Staples Center, the Lakerscurrently sit sixth in the Western Conference. While it’s not quite time to panic just yet, it seems this lockout-shortened season is having a negative effect on their performance moving forward. This past week featured double-digit losses to […]

Revival of the Big Man: Why the Bynum-Howard Debate is Legitimate

Revival of the Big Man: Why the Bynum-Howard Debate is Legitimate


Ever since the retirement of basketball heavyweights like David Robinson, Dikembe Mutombo, Shaquille O’Neal and Yao Ming, many have pondered the question as to whether or not the big man in the NBA is extinct. Experts have suggested that Dwight Howard is arguably the sole heir to the throne of dominant big men. However, in […]

Kobe Bryant’s Most Memorable Performances: Back on Top (2009-2012)

Kobe Bryant’s Most Memorable Performances: Back on Top (2009-2012)


With two more championships in 2009 and 2010, Kobe has tied Magic Johnson with five and sits one away from tying Michael Jordan. He now sits sixth on the All-Time scoring list behind former teammate Shaquille O’Neal. By the end of the 2011-2012 season, he could become the youngest player in NBA history to reach 30,000 […]

Kobe Bryant’s Most Memorable Performances: The Emergence of the Black Mamba (2005-2008)

Kobe Bryant’s Most Memorable Performances: The Emergence of the Black Mamba (2005-2008)


After Shaquille O’Neal was traded away to the Miami Heat, Kobe was given full reign of the new-look Los Angeles Lakers. It was rough playing with teammates like Smush Parker and Kwame Brown listed as starters. But somehow Kobe used that opportunity as a time to make history and seal his legacy. The amount of […]