Basketball

NBA Awards Season

by Jake Burns April 26, 2016
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All-NBA   The year of the Warriors continues. Steph earns one of the guard spots….obviously. The 4th best PER season of all time was something special to watch. Countless jaw-dropping moments that make you question NBA logic like few other players have done: transcendent in every way. Speaking of special guards, Chris Paul put together […]

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NBA Awards Ballot

by Jake Burns April 14, 2016
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My writing on this NBA season has been about as consistent as an Andre Drummond free throw. Life happens, and unfortunately writing isn’t my full-time job…yet. This year provided as many locks for awards as I’ve seen in some time. Virtuoso performances that defied logic, young stars taking the next step, and familiar faces make […]

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The Impact of a Healthy Kyrie Irving

by Jake Burns January 13, 2016
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As it currently stands the Cleveland Cavaliers are clearly the best team competing in the East. I mean, it’s obvious right? Although their 27-9 record only places them 4.5 games ahead of Toronto and Atlanta, none of the other top contending teams — including Indiana, Chicago and Miami — pose a serious threat. One of […]

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Are We Officially in the Steph Curry Era

by Jake Burns December 14, 2015
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It’s no secret the NBA is a player’s league. The modern owner concerns himself with player happiness over all else – even the wishes of their head coach. It’s a league run by players, and has been since the television prowess of the 1980’s led to the shift in popularity from team to player. It […]

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Reasons LeBron Should Get a Max Contract

by Junior D July 3, 2014
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With all of the talk about what LeBron James is going to do in the near future, I figured I would look into this a little bit. There are plenty of people banging on LeBron for wanting max money and leaving Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh to take lower salaries to make everything work out […]

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JDS 2014 March Madness Bracket Predictions

by Junior D March 20, 2014
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It’s that time of year again! March Madness is finally here and everyone has filled out their brackets. Lou, Zig and I are no different. We are just as excited to claim bragging rights and show people just how smart (or dumb) we really are. If you listen to the podcast you should know that […]

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Marcus Smart Pushes Texas Tech’s “Number One” Fan

by Junior D February 9, 2014
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Since the football season has ended I have been filling my time with other sports. The NBA and college hoops are the two main sports I’ve turned to. One of the games I tuned in for was Oklahoma State v Texas Tech. It was a tight game through the end but something happened with about […]

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Miami Heat Party With an Unexpected Guest

by Bryan Z. June 22, 2013
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King James and the Heat hit South Beach hard after their second title in two years on Friday night. James and his fellow teammates ascended upon Miami club, Story, after they finished off the Spurs in Game seven. Miami is a great party town. It’s a major reason why people flock to South Beach to […]

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Two Down…Not Six, Not Seven to Go

by Bryan Z. June 21, 2013
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The Miami Heat repeated as NBA Champions last night with a solid game seven victory over the San Antonio Spurs. Game seven went down like the rest of the series; it was hard fought and by the end you weren’t really sure if the best team won. Still, you need to tip your cap to […]

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Flopping Aside, NBA Finals Heating Up

by Junior D June 14, 2013
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Since I’ve started watching the NBA again this year, after a long hiatus, I have been glued to my television. I stopped watching a long time ago because of phantom foul calls, no calls for traveling and the beginning of the flopping era. Even though those things still burn my ass, I have been into […]

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