Victor Oladipo Needs To Pick Up His Game Several Notches For Orlando Magic

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Sometimes, it’s not proper in the NBA to put too much pressure on a rookie. After all, they are rookies and there’s a limit to what they can do in the league. Expectations can be high, but not too high. […]

Serge Ibaka Will Make Oklahoma City Thunder Unbeatable If He Gets Better

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Serge Ibaka obviously isn’t getting the most attention of all the players on the Oklahoma City Thunder roster. That honor goes to either Kevin Durant or Russell Westbrook. But the Thunder forward is showing that he’s just as valuable as any […]

Damian Lillard Is Main Reason Portland Trail Blazers Are NBA’s Most Dangerous Team

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It’s not very often that an NBA Rookie of the Year becomes the league’s MVP the next season, but Damian Lillard definitely has the chance to achieve that feat. The Portland Trail Blazers‘ second-year player is obviously the man reason […]

Dwight Howard Makes Houston Rockets Better Team Than San Antonio Spurs

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When the visiting Houston Rockets played the San Antonio Spurs on Christmas night, it wasn’t unusual for the Rockets to receive some applause and cheers during the game. It also wasn’t unusual to see these same fans boo Dwight Howard considerably […]

Detroit Pistons Need To Put Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Back On Bench

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It’s not mandatory that an NBA team put their No. 1 draft pick in the starting lineup, but someone forgot to tell that to the Detroit Pistons. The Pistons have been starting their No. 1 pick, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, but have been […]

Cleveland Cavaliers Need More Consistency From Andrew Bynum

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Andrew Bynum needs to get his act together, and so do the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Cavaliers have lost four of their last five games, and have allowed 100 points or more six consecutive times. In Monday’s 115-92 loss to the Detroit […]

Detroit Pistons Coach Maurice Cheeks Not Doing Enough To Get Full Productivity From His Players

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If there’s one thing new Detroit Pistons coach Maurice Cheeks has found out about his NBA team after a 13-15 start it’s to expect the unexpected. That’s the way it’s been so far; Cheeks has seen some games in which […]

Kemba Walker Playing Well Enough To Take Charlotte Bobcats To NBA Playoffs

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Kemba Walker and the Charlotte Bobcats served notice to the Detroit Pistons Friday night that the Bobcats are every bit as improved as a team as the Pistons — maybe even more so. The Bobcats are 13-14 and getting mighty […]

Nikola Pekovic Demonstrates He Can Be Much Better Player For Minnesota Timberwolves

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What should make the Minnesota Timberwolves the most delighted about their 120-109 NBA victory over the Portland Trail Blazers Wednesday night is the performance of Nikola Pekovic. Yes, Kevin Love had a great night with 29 points, 15 rebounds and […]

Roy Hibbert Hurts Indiana Pacers When He Has Off Night

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It’s tough to criticize anyone on the Indiana Pacers when the team has started out 20-3. But in Monday’s 101-96 loss at home to the Detroit Pistons, it was more apparent that Roy Hibbert can come up with disappointing performances  […]

Josh Smith Needs To Keep Delivering Huge Numbers For Detroit Pistons

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Josh Smith finally had a game for the Detroit Pistons Sunday that the team expected from him when he was signed to a lucrative free agent contract during the NBA offseason. Smith played for almost 46 minutes in Sunday’s 111-109 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers and […]

Kyle Singler Continues To Prove How Valuable He Is To Detroit Pistons’ Attack

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Kyle Singler wants all Detroit Pistons fans to know that he’s planning on being a big factor in their drive for an NBA playoff spot this season. So far, he’s doing just fine. Singler became a starter early last season and hung […]