The Los Angeles Lakers have played three games and I am already 100 times more excited about them than I thought I’d be. Even though they still have a lot to prove; I trust the young core on this team surrounding the king.
They had a rough start Monday night. LeBron couldn’t buy a bucket, starting 0-6 from the field. At the end of the first quarter they were down 40-26, and previously trailed by as much as 17. The only player who appeared to be in rhythm was Lonzo Ball, who started in place of suspended Rajon Rondo. Continue Reading!
How’d we get here? I have been waiting for this week to come since the Warriors walked off the floor as NBA champions on June 8th; but a lot has happened between then and now. Let’s recap.
The NBA offseason resulted with the King claiming his throne in LA. The Spurs sent Kawhi Leonard across the boarder for DeMar DeRozan. The Warriors added yet another all-star to their arsenal. Carmelo Anthony took his scoring ability (and lackluster defense) to Houston. Jimmy Butler STILL hasn’t been traded. Also, the NBA draft took place, and seems to have produced a class with no ceiling. It truly was an offseason of craziness… but it is all done and over with. The 2018-19 NBA season is officially underway. Continue Reading!
Although they couldn’t cover and get me the win against the spread, the Buckeyes still downed the Nittany Lions in dramatic fashion last week, so my spirits are high. That being said, I move to 3-2 on the season picking the Buckeyes against the spread. Today’s matchup is one of the hardest lines of the year involving the Bucks, and one where the smartest move is probably not to touch it! But I know many of you will still want to roll with the Bucks (or against them), so here is why the Buckeyes will and won’t cover the 27 points they are given today against the Hoosiers: Continue Reading!