“Derrick Rose Keeps Saying Things, Will Bounce Back in ’16-17”

No one on the planet is more optimistic about New York‘s upcoming season than starting point guard, Derrick Rose. Earlier in the week, he made another pass at the Knicks being some sort of super team capable of winning every single game. Now, following D. Rose for the better part of 8 years in Chicago, you can file this one under the “Derrick Rose Be Sayin’ … Continue reading “Derrick Rose Keeps Saying Things, Will Bounce Back in ’16-17”

“Rondo v. Wade: Throwback Highlights”

It’s still hard to believe longtime rivals Dwyane Wade & Rajon Rondo will share the backcourt this season in Chicago. Ok, to say they were “rivals” is a slight overstatement but Wade & Rondo sure as hell had their fair share of battles during Miami‘s ‘Heatles’ era. So here’s a look at Rondo completely dominating Miami back in the ’12 ECF. The Scene: Game 2, … Continue reading “Rondo v. Wade: Throwback Highlights”

Cruise Control Klay

To put it simply, Klay Thompson has not had a productive Olympic outing thus far. When initially added to the 2016 USA Men’s roster, he was expected to bring his marksman 3-point shooting to one side of the floor and stand-up defense to the other. Apparently he left both in Oakland. Klay’s last international competition with the 2014 FIBA World Cup winning team, he averaged … Continue reading Cruise Control Klay

NBA Doggy Bag: “August 11th Edition”

Here’s a few, current storylines in the Association… Rudy Gay A Goner? Rudy Gay is NOT satisfied with the happenings in SacTown. Earlier this summer, he had no clue who Vlade Divac even picked up in the offseason and now, he’s reportedly interested in joining the Miami HEAT. Gay’s clearly worn out his welcome and it’s about that time, right? Over his career, Rudy’s had trouble … Continue reading NBA Doggy Bag: “August 11th Edition”

UnderDOG to Watch: Moe Harkless

Not many teams had a busier offseason than the Portland Trail Blazers. A surprise playoff contender last season, Terry Stotts’s young guys were ahead of the curve, and he’s banking on more internal improvement to make that next jump in the standings. Led by All-Star Damian Lillard & CJ McCollum (2016 Most Improved Player), there’s offensive firepower night in and night out. Lillard’s gonna get … Continue reading UnderDOG to Watch: Moe Harkless

“LeBron’s Still Pissed”

A lot of people questioned whether LeBron James would ever win a title in Cleveland. And you know what, he’s well aware. Shortly after the Cavs capped off their comeback, LeBron returned to Instagram (from Zero-Dark Thirty Mode lol) in triumphant fashion. And today? Well, he had something else for his doubters: View this post on Instagram But that's none of my business right!?!? #TheLand … Continue reading “LeBron’s Still Pissed”

“Cavs-Dubs: Christmas 2016”

Cavs. Warriors. Christmas Day, 2016.  According to reports, LeBron James & the defending champion Cavaliers (still feels weird to write!) will host Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant and the new-look Warriors. In a surprise to no one, the NBA went with traditional form and opted for a Finals rematch to headline Xmas festivities. There’s no greater draw in the league than Dubs-Warriors. Ignoring a possible (Finals) rubber … Continue reading “Cavs-Dubs: Christmas 2016”

“Yeah, Definitely”: The Return of Ben Gordon?

Aug 1, 2016. (Ian Begley) Q: Are you still looking for a chance to return to the NBA? (Ben Gordon) A: Yeah, definitely. – (via ESPN) With those two powerful words, former Chicago Bulls superstar Ben Gordon has decided to make his return, sending a rippling effect across the entire NBA. Just like that, the former Sixth Man of the Year & Garden-killer is back to … Continue reading “Yeah, Definitely”: The Return of Ben Gordon?

“Blake Griffin For Space Jam 2?”

A few months back, Space Jam 2 was (unofficially) announced – starring Cavs superstar LeBron James. Even before LeBron led Cleveland to an improbable 3-1 comeback in the Finals, he’s the obvious choice to follow in Michael Jordan’s footsteps, right? Well, not in the eyes of MJ. During a recent Q&A at this camp, Jordan was asked who he thought should star in a Space … Continue reading “Blake Griffin For Space Jam 2?”