The NBA season is upon us. After a whirlwind of an offseason that featured a lot of all-stars moving teams, it will be interesting to see how the season shakes out. Here are some quick predictions. 1. East Playoff Teams: Boston Celtics, Cleveland Cavaliers, Toronto Raptors, Washington Wizards, Milwaukee Bucks, Detroit Pistons, Miami Heat, Indiana … Continue reading Quick Predictions for the 2017 NBA Season
Uncompetitive, soulless, bland, and boring. Those are some words that can describe NBA All-Star games the past few years. A game where the best players in the sport gather and play against each other should not be any of those things, and the NBA is making big changes to rectify it. The NBA announced on … Continue reading The NBA All-Star Game Just Got A Lot More Interesting
The Minnesota Timberwolves messed up, and this time it surprisingly isn't basketball related. The Timberwolves are a franchise that have struggled ever since their inception. Over the past 28 seasons of Timberwolves basketball, the team has made the playoffs just eight times, in a league where over half of the teams make the playoffs. It's … Continue reading The Timberwolves Rebrand is a Missed Opportunity
Shabazz Muhammad is returning to the Minnesota Timberwolves on a 1 year deal for the veteran's minimum of $1.6 million. Muhammad was drafted by the Timberwolves in 2013. Muhammad was an unrestricted free agent after the 2016 season, and most expected him to leave the Wolves. However, it appears the market for Muhammad was much … Continue reading Shabazz Muhammad Returns to Timberwolves
Unprecedented. That's the word that comes to mind in regards to the blockbuster trade that sent Kyrie Irving to the Boston Celtics, and Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic, and the Brooklyn Nets' 2018 first round pick to the Cleveland Cavaliers. Stunning, shocking, flabbergasting. Those are other words that could describe what occurred. But after … Continue reading Unprecedented: the Cavs-Celtics Mega-Trade
A screenshot of NBA 2K18 has surfaced with what looks like a peak of the Minnesota Timberwolves new home uniforms. The picture came from a tweet from CNET's Twitter account promoting a story about the graphics in NBA 2K18. The tweet has since been deleted. The uniform is fairly unique as it contains stripes of … Continue reading Did CNET Just Leak the New Timberwolves Jerseys?
There are reports that the Cleveland Cavaliers would be willing to trade disgruntled star Kyrie Irving to the Phoenix Suns for a package of Eric Bledsoe, rookie Josh Jackson, and first round pick. For the Cavs, they get a talented (but brittle) point guard to replace Irving, and Jackson and the pick give them some … Continue reading Should the Suns Trade for Kyrie Irving?