Trae Young

Trae Young must be prepared for scrutiny

Trae Young hasn’t even hit the regular season yet and he’s experiencing the heat of the critics. It’s early and after being under the bright lights at the collegiate level, he must be ready for what’s coming next. Trae Young from the logooooooOH NO — Basketball Society (@BBallSociety_) July 2, 2018 Young had a

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Hoodie Melo Basketball Training

Basketball players and coaches should use social media to their advantage

Social media can be a gift and a curse at times but the key thing is how you use it. The sport of basketball is rising in popularity everyday especially on social media. When you look at guys like Drew Hanlen and Chris Brickley, they’ve really grown their following by posting their workouts with top-notch

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Kevin Love and Giannis Antetokounmpo

Should the Milwaukee Bucks trade for Kevin Love?

The Milwaukee Bucks have been in a standstill in the Eastern Conference over the past few years. The rise of Giannis Antetokounmpo has been real and he’s led the Bucks to a respectable position in the NBA. However, they’ve been unable to get over the hump and it’s time to get Antetokounmpo some help. The

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Pump Fake to the Altar NBA

Pump Fake to the Altar: Episode 15 – NBA Free Agency Bonanza

In this episode of the Pump Fake to the Altar podcast, the boys are FIRED UP on free agency. LeBron James to the Lakers, Paul George staying in OKC and DeMarcus Cousins to the Warriors are just some of the surprising signings. How will the 2018-19 NBA regular season play out? To this point, it

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LeBron James

Dear LeBron James from a Kobe Bryant fan

Dear LeBron James, First and foremost, Welcome to LA! I never thought I’d be saying that but here we are. I’m going to start off by saying, I didn’t want you on the Lakers. As crazy as it sounds, I know I probably speak for many who felt that same way. It had nothing to

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DeMarcus Cousins

Why I don’t like DeMarcus Cousins joining Golden State

The NBA world exploded when it was announced that DeMarcus Cousins signed a one-year deal with the Golden State Warriors. I can’t remember a time like this in history when everyone was so up in arms about an NBA signing. It wasn’t even this bad when Kevin Durant signed with Golden State just two years

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Collin Sexton NBA

The disrespect by NBA teams has to stop

Parting ways with a good thing is hard. Anyone who’s been in a relationship and has dealt with a break up that they didn’t want to see happen knows this feeling. Missing a good thing is hard. I get it! But the actions from a few of these NBA organizations are starting to look like

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Bruce Bowen Kawhi Leonard

Bruce Bowen is not helping the Kawhi Leonard situation

Will he stay or will he get traded? The discussion of Kawhi Leonard has been rampant and all over the place in the past couple of weeks. Much has been made of Leonard’s request and there are a few people who are unhappy about it, one being Bruce Bowen. In a recent interview with SiriusXM

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Moritz Wagner Lakers

The Lakers filled some key necessities in last night’s draft

Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka have seemed to hit their stride when it comes to the NBA Draft. Last year they got two steals late in draft snagging All-Rookie team member Kyle Kuzma and Josh Hart. This year, they’ve seemed to hit the nail on the head again, tackling some of the Lakers roster needs.

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Jayson Tatum and Donovan Mitchell NBA

How does fit and opportunity affect this NBA Draft class?

Why isn’t there enough weight put on fit an opportunity when discussing the careers of young talent? We discuss the play on the court and the numbers that coincide with that but we often never discuss their situation. Following the first few months after the NBA season begins, we start to critique the rookies and

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