Author: Dastan Haghnazari

A New Challenger from the West: The Dallas Mavericks

By Dastan Haghnazari

With much of the NBA free agency focus on the Warriors and Lakers, one team is building a formidable force within the Western Conference relatively unnoticed. The Dallas Mavericks. Continue Reading!

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TimberWolves Playoff Throes

By Dastan Haghnazari

Despite Butler’s injury late in the season, Minnesota still found a way to sneak into the playoffs with a close win over Denver for the eight seed in the West.  Being the eight seed, the Timberwolves had to play against the Houston Rockets (this year’s best team) in the first round. Minnesota was able to pull out one win out of their five game series against Houston, a somewhat impressive feat for such a young team. Read Full Article Here!

NBA Mini: The Next Kobe?

By Dastan Haghnazari

Sophomore Jalen Green is the top ranked player at his position in his state and is second overall in the country.  Standing at 6’5”, Green is one of the bigger high school shooting guards whose prolific scoring capabilities are making people draw likenesses to Kobe Bryant.  On his ESPN recruiting profile it states that “Green is a scoring and playmaking guard who is only just beginning to scratch the surface of his potential. Read Full Article Here!

Top 5 Quarterbacks for the 2018 NFL Draft

By Dastan Haghnazari

The quarterbacks that have declared for the NFL draft this year show a vast array of skills.  Some are obvious scramblers comparable to Vick and Newton, but others seem to be dual-threat deep passers like Luck or Manziel, and yet some seem to be pocket passers like Manning or Brady.  The variety of quarterbacks leads to tough choices for teams who are trying to find the correct fit for their system. The top five quarterbacks of the draft show much promise but there is still mystery surrounding each one. See The List Here!