Thu. Apr 25th, 2019

NBA

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!

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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!

The Battle for Rookie of the Year: Ben Simmons vs. Donovan Mitchell

By Thomas Jeffrey

Before the NBA season even started the Rookie of the Year was Ben Simmons’ award to lose. It was the Aussie’s debut season after a year of rehab and rest, and NBA fans were excited to finally see Simmons in action. Simmons did not disappoint those fans. He seemed to have the award in the bag based on his performance early in the season… That is until Donovan Mitchell burst onto the scene. After the all-star break, the race for the league’s top rookie heated up between these two. Let’s take a look at why both players can capture the award. Read Full Article Here!

Breaking Down LeBron’s New Free Agent List

Yesterday league soucres announced there are only FOUR teams that he would consider playing for next season: The Cleveland Cavaliers, Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Lakers, and Philadelphia 76ers.

This information comes out shortly after several recruiting tactics in the form of Billboards came to surface. They urged LeBron to join their teams next offseason with slogans like “LAbron” and “CompleteTheProcess.” See Full Article Here!