The Sunday Fadeaway- Episode 11: Holiday Special

Tune into the 11th episode of The Sunday Fadeaway as host Ryan Calpin and special guest Brandon Carfagna discuss the great slate of Christmas Day games and give their predictions. They also talk about “Who’s Hot and Who’s Not” right now in the NBA. Brandon breaks down his All-Rookie 1st team. However, Ryan seems to

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The Sunday Fadeaway-Episode 10: The Way Too Early “Thirdly Awards”

Tune into the 10th episode of The Sunday Fadeaway as host Ryan Calpin dives into his way too early “Thirdly Awards”. These include early selections for MVP, Defensive Player of the Year, Coach of the Year and many more. He also discusses the dismal Memphis Grizzlies and talks the Sixers. He takes a look into

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The Sunday Fadeaway: Episode 9: Trouble in LA?

Tune into the ninth episode of The Sunday Fadeaway as host Ryan Calpin discusses the red-hot Boston Celtics, the surprising Detroit Pistons as well as the slumping Orlando Magic and Memphis Grizzlies. Among teams trending in opposite directions, The Fadeaway also takes a deeper dive into the troubles surrounding the Los Angeles Clippers and the

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The Sunday Fadeaway: Episode 8

The Sunday Fadeaway is back with the hottest takes from the first month of the NBA season. Basketball Society writer Ralph Cortes and myself discuss Lonzo Ball’s struggles, Knicks and 76ers, surprising and disappointing players and teams thus far and much much more. We are talking teams in the East, teams in the West, players

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Marc Gasol

Society Top 50: No. 24 – Marc Gasol

Name: Marc Gasol Rank: 24 Team: Memphis Grizzlies 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 19.5 ppg, 6.3 rpg, 4.6 apg, 1.3 bpg, 45.9 FG%, 38.8 3PT%, 83.7 FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 20.3 PER, 55.4 TS%, 7.7 WS, 2.1 OBPM, 2.2 DBPM, 4.0 VORP The Breakdown: Marc Gasol. Number 24 in the rankings. And most likely people forgot that

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Kristaps Porzingis

Society Top 50: No. 38- Kristaps Porziņģis

Name: Kristaps Porziņģis Ranking: 38 Team: New York Knicks 2016-2017 Regular Season General Stats: 18.1 PPG, 7.2 RPG, 1.5 APG, 0.7 SPG, 2.0 BPG, 45 FG% 35.7 3P%, 78.6 FT% 2016-2017 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 17.4 PER, .546 TS%, 4.5 WS, 0.2 OBPM, 0.0 DBPM, 1.2 VORP The Breakdown Kristaps Porziņģis comes in on the Basketball Society’s

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Society Top 50: No. 41- Eric Bledsoe

Name: Eric Bledsoe Position: 41 Team: Phoenix Suns 2016-2017 Regular Season General Stats: 21.1 pts 6.3 ast 4.8 reb 48.5 FG% 33.5 3P% 84.7 FT% 2016-2017 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 20.5 PER 56.3 TS% 5.3 WS 3.7 OBPM -0.4 DBPM 2.9 VORP   The Breakdown: Another Suns Guard in our Top 50 countdown. Bledsoe, though, is more of a veteran

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Three Free Agents That Don’t Deserve Big Bucks

Free agency is almost underway and this could be one of the most exciting offseasons in the past few decades. Many players will ink large, well-deserved contracts with new teams. However, some players will be signing contracts worth tons of money when they don’t deserve it. I am here to list a few and explain

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