2016 NBA Finals: Game 5 Preview

My roommate insists on shitting on LeBron to me every chance he can get. So does the rest of the planet for James not shooting enough, or passing too much, or not taking over in the fourth quarter. I continue to stand by The King. He doesn’t have to possess the shoot-first mentality like Kobe or Jordan. Who gives a fuck?  Kevin Love makes that … Continue reading 2016 NBA Finals: Game 5 Preview

2016 NBA Finals: Game 4 Preview

Game 4 Takeaways Kyrie’s fucking shake-n-bake on Curry. 18 points, 8 boards and 3 dimes for Harrison Barnes, one of the few who showed up on Wednesday for GSW. LeBron James dominates on offense. 32 points and 11 boards. Silencing critics who are patiently waiting. His alley-oop finish from Irving was the highlight of the night. Klay Thompson ice cold once again. 4/13 from the … Continue reading 2016 NBA Finals: Game 4 Preview

2016 NBA Finals: Game 1 Preview

The Warriors gave us a scare, but we finally get the NBA Finals rematch from a year ago that so many of us wished for. Golden State and Cleveland’s road to the Finals has been a bit different of late. The Warriors were a game away from packing their bags when they trailed OKC 3-1 in the Western Conference Finals. LeBron and Co. took the Raptors … Continue reading 2016 NBA Finals: Game 1 Preview

NBA Dancers: Haley & Laken | Charlotte Honeybees

We’re just about to hit All-Star Weekend, but look who’s positioned themselves in the Eastern Conference playoff field. After a slow start to the season, Charlotte has been fueled by Kemba Walker’s fire in recent weeks. The Hornets are winners of seven of their last 10 to jump ahead of Detroit for the No. 8 seed out East. Crazy Stat of the Day: Charlotte has the second-most … Continue reading NBA Dancers: Haley & Laken | Charlotte Honeybees

Top 10 NBA Duos: No. 8 Damian Lillard & C.J. McCollum

Damian Lillard | Portland Trail Blazers: 4th season, 2x All-Star, 2013 Rookie of the Year, NBA All-Rookie First Team, 1x All-NBA Team Damian Lillard’s rise to elite status is a bit of a surprise. NBA scouts had their doubts about the four-year Weber State point guard. He wasn’t the greatest at driving to the hoop, and the level of competition he saw in college were two knacks against … Continue reading Top 10 NBA Duos: No. 8 Damian Lillard & C.J. McCollum

NBA Dancers: Christen | Boston Celtics Dancers

Boston has catapulted itself near the upper echelon teams in the East, particularly after a three-week stint that includes key wins against Indiana, Washington and Chicago. The Cs are winners of four straight and seven of their last 10 to pull within a game of Indiana for the East’s No. 3 spot. Christen is a member of the Celtics’ dance team that has rooted for Boston … Continue reading NBA Dancers: Christen | Boston Celtics Dancers

Top 10 NBA Duos: No. 10 John Wall & Bradley Beal

John Wall | Washington Wizards: 6th season, 2x All-Star, NBA All-Rookie 1st Team Sure, Steph Curry is the best shooting point guard today. You’ll be hard-pressed to find a guard more explosive than Russell Westbrook. The best all-around passer? CP3 or Rondo. But what about one that mixes all of that together, one with a cat-like quickness that can blow by defenders and is just as … Continue reading Top 10 NBA Duos: No. 10 John Wall & Bradley Beal

Dancer Dimes: Desiree | San Antonio Spurs Silver Dancers

Don’t look now, but the Spurs (35-6) are the hottest team in the NBA. That shouldn’t be to anyone’s surprise. With the midway point approaching, San Antonio (winners of 10 straight) has clawed to within just two games of the Western Conference leading Golden State Warriors. They’ll go for No. 11 Sunday against the Mavs. San Antonio’s dance team is also amongst the top of … Continue reading Dancer Dimes: Desiree | San Antonio Spurs Silver Dancers