In a league with an ever-changing dynamic, stability is the most important asset to a team. Historically, small market teams have struggled to sustain long term success. A recent proponent to this trend has been the San Antonio Spurs. Continue Reading!
The Ducks have had a fairly uneventful offseason; they have let go of some older players (Francois Beauchemin, Kevin Bieksa, Antoine Vermette) to clear cap space. The big resigning of this year was Adam Henrique, who came from New Jersey and got a five-year extension worth more than $5 million per year. In the last five years, he has scored 20 or more goals four times. Anaheim has also picked up Brian Gibbons, Carter Rowney, Luke Schenn, and Andrej Sustr.
This past Wednesday, I had the opportunity to converse with Jeremiah Francis, who has committed to play basketball for the University of North Carolina. Francis, a point guard, is rated as a four-star prospect and will be a senior this fall at Pickerington Central High School. During my conversation with Francis, we discussed what prompted his decision to commit to the Tar Heels, as well as what he hopes to accomplish in Chapel Hill and beyond. Continue Reading!
This NBA offseason has had no shortage of superstar shifts. LeBron James, DeMarcus Cousins, Kawhi Leonard, DeMar DeRozan, and Isaiah Thomas will all be playing for new teams this upcoming season. And we can add one more superstar to that list. Continue Reading!