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

2015 NBA Playoffs Matchups

  The graphic above displays the final seedings for this year’s NBA Playoffs. Continue reading 2015 NBA Playoffs Matchups

Free Agency Frenzy: Plenty of Deals Already

While the big names haven’t made their decisions just yet, many key NBA free agents have already agreed to deals—verbally—through three days of negotiations. Here are some of the top signings and rumors thus far in free agency. LeBron James – The King’s free agency tour is much different than his 2010 spectacle. While he hasn’t visited any teams so far, news recently broke  that James’agent has … Continue reading Free Agency Frenzy: Plenty of Deals Already

Baseline to Baseline: Hoops Headlines – 4/30/14

A random, sporadic column spitting out opinions, reactions and news surrounding the NBA. Wizards advance to Eastern Conference semifinals Not many people expected this. The way it happened may have been more impressive. The Washington Wizards defeated the Chicago Bulls in five games, culminated with last night’s ugly 75-69 victory in Game 5. Even against a veteran Bulls squad that had home court advantage, the … Continue reading Baseline to Baseline: Hoops Headlines – 4/30/14

Wizards go up 3-1 on Bulls

The last time Washington advanced past the first round of the playoffs Gilbert Arenas, Antawn Jamison and Larry Hughes were running the show. Now the newest crop of Wizards is well on their way to advancing to the Eastern Conference semifinals for the first time since 2005. Trevor Ariza, who was a rookie when the Wizards last advanced to the semifinals, hit six three-pointers and scored a … Continue reading Wizards go up 3-1 on Bulls

A Brief Look at the NBA Playoffs: Eastern Conference

Eastern Conference No. 1 Indiana Pacers vs. No. 8 Atlanta Hawks – Indiana’s downward spiral has caused concerns for Pacers fan across the world. If they hope to meet Miami in the conference finals (presumably), they’ll have to get through the Hawks first. It won’t be easy, but Indiana gets it done. Pacers win in six. No. 2 Miami Heat vs. No. 7 Charlotte Bobcats … Continue reading A Brief Look at the NBA Playoffs: Eastern Conference

2013-14 Season Preview: Washington Wizards

LAST SEASON: (29-53), Failed to make NBA Playoffs PROJECTED STARTERS: G – John Wall, Bradley Beal F – Nene Hilario, Martell Webster C – Emeka Okafor 6TH MAN: Jordan Crawford KEY ADDITIONS: Eric Maynor, Al Harrington, Otto Porter, Glen Rice Jr. KEY LOSSES: Shaun Livingston, A.J. Price FORECAST: While the Wizards didn’t make any huge transactions in the offseason, the team left no questions as to who the future is. Coming … Continue reading 2013-14 Season Preview: Washington Wizards

Baseline-to-Baseline: Hoops Headlines (8/3/13)

Greg Oden chooses Miami Heat: The injury-riddled former No. 1 pick has decided to attempt his NBA comeback with the Miami Heat. Oden, who last played a NBA game in December of 2009, gives the Heat some legitimate size down low. While he isn’t expect to play a ton of minutes immediately, he’ll provide the opportunity to put Bosh back at the four spot. Oden … Continue reading Baseline-to-Baseline: Hoops Headlines (8/3/13)

Throwback Thursdays: Arenas Walkoff Game Winner against Utah

January 15, 2007 Who could ever forget Agent Zero? He was of the NBA’s most unique and entertaining guards to watch on the court eight years ago. From the ’04-’05 season to the ’06-’07 season, Arenas averaged 27.7 points a night for the Wizards. His career burned out quicker than most would’ve expected, but no one can forget his knack for hitting the big shots … Continue reading Throwback Thursdays: Arenas Walkoff Game Winner against Utah