High School Basketball

Top High School basketball athletes now have another option

Today it was announced that top, elite college athletes will have a chance to forego their collegiate career and instead spend a year in the G-League and earn some good money: The NBA plans to offer a "professional path" to the G-League with select $125K salaries to players as an alternative to the one-and-done college route,

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Pump Fake to the Altar NBA

Pump Fake to the Altar: Episode 19 – What’s the ceiling for the Knicks and Lakers this season?

How far can the Knicks and Lakers go this season? Your hosts Felix John-Baptiste and DJ Allen give their expectations for both franchises. In this episode of Pump Fake to the Altar, the guys give realistic goals for each team. DJ, for one, doesn’t expect to see much of a drop off from LeBron James. “I

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NBA All-Time Draft

Basketball Society NBA All-Time Draft

Basketball Society decided to conduct an NBA All-Time draft to see who could put together the best team. We need your help to decide who has the best team, so:   PLEASE SCROLL DOWN TO THE BOTTOM TO CAST YOUR VOTE!!! YOU ARE ALLOWED 1 VOTE PER DAY.   [The number in parentheses was the

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Top 25 Returning Men’s College Basketball Players This Year

Today, we will be looking at the best returning players in College Basketball this season. Last year, we had surprises like Robert Williams and Miles Bridges who decided to return to college even though they would’ve easily been considered lottery picks in their specific draft. This year, we didn’t have those kind of surprise returns,

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NBA

Cavs-Raptors, Nuggets-Clippers Preview and Early Lines For 2018-19 NBA Season Openers

The big day is almost here. What ‘big day,’ you might ask? Well, depending on whether you are a great starter or a great finisher, one might call it the biggest day of the year: the start of the 2018-19 NBA season. October 16th and the season tip-off with the 76ers vs. Celtics and Thunder

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NBA

NBA Roundtable: Awards and season predictions

With the NBA season right around the corner, several of our writers gather for a roundtable discussion giving predictions on who will win the MVP, if the Celtics and Warriors are both the clear-cut No. 1 seeds in their respective conferences and more. Our participants for this edition are: Evan Anderson (@Jordainian21) DJ Allen (@DJAllen23)

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The Atlantic Files

The Atlantic Files Episode 99: Southwest Division Predictions

Looking Around the League Series Episodes: Central | Southeast Subscribe to The Atlantic Files on Apple Podcasts | Subscribe to Basketball Society Mike Bash and Alex Fischbein are joined, this week, by Wahaj Mallick of the Back to the Basket Podcast. Not only do the guys take a look around the Southwest Division and make

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Jimmy Butler

Roundtable: Jimmy Butler requests trade from Timberwolves

As we near the start of training camp, media day and ultimately a new NBA season, the basketball world was hit with one last offseason shockwave, as Minnesota Timberwolves All-Star Jimmy Butler has formally requested a trade from the team. Butler’s wishlist includes the Brooklyn Nets, New York Knicks and Los Angeles Clippers, so for

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LeBron James

Does LeBron need to reinvent himself with the Lakers?

Guest contribution by Jen Cassidy Nine days into free agency, the die was cast with LeBron James signing a four-year deal worth $153.3 million. The last year is a player option, which means the Lakers will have ample time to build around James. But James is in win-mode now, yet the team he is set to

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Pump Fake to the Altar: Episode 18 – Reflecting on the 2018 Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame class

In this episode of Pump Fake to the Altar, Felix John-Baptiste and DJ Allen reflect on the accomplishments of the 2018 Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame inductees. Jason Kidd, Steve Nash, and Ray Allen are just a few of the deserving individuals that were enshrined and received recognition. The story of the NBA during the

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