By Oliver Mauntel
Michael Porter Jr. Denver Nuggets (14): If healthy, Porter would have essentially been guaranteed to be a top 5 pick in the draft. Porter’s latest episode of back spasms in the week prior to the draft led to some concerns about his long term health, causing him to slip to the bottom of the lottery. Read Full Article Here!
By Jack Hamrick
The Boston Celtics achieved done something this year that no one thought was possible: advancing to the Eastern Conference Finals without the help of Kyrie Irving or Gordon Hayward. Talent is still present without these stars, and considering many of their players have 3 years of experience at most, the Celtics could be the first real threat LeBron has faced in almost 10 years. Read Full Article Here!
By Justin Efebera
In the history of the NBA, there have been a countless amount of great individual players and duos that have revolutionized the game. However, the dimension of having a “big three”, has now proved most effective and most revolutionary, especially in today’s game. In an NBA today filled with unprecedented talent on all teams, it has become more common for players to move to different teams to form so called “superteams”, a direct result of the “big three” method. Despite the varying opinions about it, the aspect of the “big three” has forever changed the NBA and its historical landscape. Read Full Article Here!
By George Economus
Lavar Ball is making headlines once again. Not because of his shoe brand, his sons, or his reality facebook show, but because of Lavar’s new JBA league, an alternative path to the NBA rather than the traditional NCAA college system. Lavar released the schedule for the JBA last week and the inaugural season will commence in mid June and conclude in early August this year. Read Full Article Here!