Minnesota Timberwolves 2013 Player Profile: Shabazz Muhammad

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Controversy seems to follow Shabazz Muhammad wherever he goes. Whether it is a Gucci backpack that his professional tennis playing sister purchased for him or the new-age controversy that allowed him to dominate younger competition, Shabazz cannot seem to shy […]

Raymond Felton Shows Why He Is New York Knicks’ Bulldog

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Paul Pierce, the Brooklyn Nets‘ recent acquisition, has been chomping at the bit to ignite a flame in an already contentious rivalry. Gaudy proclamations, such as New York City is now “Net Village” and that the Nets need to act […]

Philadelphia 76ers 2013 Player Profile: Michael Carter-Williams

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Michael Carter-Williams will be giving the keys to a whole new team when the Philadelphia 76ers begin the season with the world champion Miami Heat on Oct. 30. He will have big shoes to fill, but it isn’t like the […]

Golden State Warriors Player Profile: Harrison Barnes

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  The labels were already there for Harrison Barnes leading up to the 2012 draft. A bust they called him after his stint at North Carolina after being heralded as the top recruit in years only two years prior. Here […]

New York Knicks 2013 Player Profile: Tim Hardaway Jr

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In the 2013 NBA Draft, the New York Knicks were looking for a player who could help come in and deepen their team at the guard spot. The Knicks think they have found that player in combo guard Tim Hardaway Jr. Hardaway becoming a Knick […]

Andrea Bargnani Finalizes the Euro-look for New York Knicks

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The New York Knicks have throughout their history listed defense as a staple to win championships. Not many can forget the wars Pat Riley‘s Knicks used to have with the Indiana Pacers or later the Jeff Van Gundy teams actually […]

Cleveland Cavaliers’ Anthony Bennett A Dark Horse In Rookie Of The Year Race

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Don’t look now, but maybe some people should actually go out on a limb and pick the first pick in the draft for rookie of the year. No I’m serious, on all the ESPN boards and on NBA.com, there has […]

Los Angeles Lakers: Kobe Bryant Doesn’t Notice His Own Mortality

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Kobe Bryant took to twitter to use the dire outlook from most pundits as his motivation going into next season. ESPN posted their Western Conference projections that didn’t include The Los Angeles Lakers in the playoff picture. “12th I see,” Bryant tweeted as if […]

Boston Celtics’ Rajon Rondo a Hot Commodity in Trade Whispers

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Tupac brilliantly titled his initial opus when he signed to Death Row Records, “All Eyes on Me,” to indicate to all that his every move was under constant surveillance from the recording industry. This upcoming season the watchful eye of […]

J.R. Smith, Paul Pierce Send Shots But Both Hit To Make Rivalry Epic

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Paul Pierce lobbed a shot across the river that was immediately volleyed back by Madison Square Garden’s resident bad boy J.R. Smith. In true Nas and Jay Z fashion, Pierce proclaimed that it is time for the Brooklyn Nets, NYC […]

D-League Stint Could Be Best Thing for Shabazz Muhammad

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Shabazz Muhammad proved earlier this week why his maturity concerns were enough of a red flag for him to fall to 14th in a weak NBA draft, by not being able to make it through a rookie symposium without succumbing […]

New York Knicks Must Avoid a Chris Duhon Sequel

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Do you remember seeing a movie that was terrible, leaving the theater glad to be done with it and then discovering that the studio was in the works of making a sequel? That feeling is the collective, “Oh, please no, […]