Cleveland Cavaliers

Pump Fake To The Altar, Episode 4: Stephen Curry is Back!

In this episode of Pump Fake To The Altar, your hosts Felix John-Baptiste and DJ Allen discuss the return of Stephen Curry. It seems that the Warriors are the best team in terms of getting players back to the lineup without disrupting the chemistry and performance. Chef Curry dropped 10 three-pointers in his first game

Continue Reading →

Columbia Lions End Non-Conference Play with Rout of Sarah Lawrence Gryphons

After a 2-10 start to the season, the Columbia Lions were able to close the finale of their non-conference play with an 87-42 victory against the Sarah Lawrence Gryphons. The Gryphons, coming off a 66-80 loss to Farmingdale State on January 2nd, have yet to register a win for the new year. The game began

Continue Reading →

Top NBA Things to Watch for in 2018

The Health of the Golden State Warriors The reigning NBA Champions seem to be in cruise control even in the recent absence of Stephen Curry. And now that he’s back, well…you get the picture. They went on a double-digit game win streak and handled business similar to when Kevin Durant went down for a month

Continue Reading →

Cleveland Cavaliers

Pump Fake to the Altar: Episode 1

Hot Topics? Check. Good and bad performances? Check. Off the court situations? Check. You name it and we’ve got it. Basketball Society writer DJ Allen and I debut this brand-new podcast titled “Pump Fake to the Altar”.  Basketball Society isn’t the only thing we have in common. We both recently proposed to our fiancées 2

Continue Reading →

Draymond Green

Society Top 50: No. 10 – Draymond Green

Name: Draymond Green Ranking: 10 Team: Golden State Warriors 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 10.2 PPG, 7.9 RPG, 7.0 APG, 41.8 FG%, 30.8 3PT%, 70.9 FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 16.5 PER, 52.2 TS%, 8.2 WS, 0.5 OBPM, 5.0 DBPM, 4.6 VORP Breakdown: It seems like the reigning Defensive Player of the Year is

Continue Reading →

Society Top 50: No. 13 – Kyrie Irving

Name: Kyrie Irving Position: 13 Team: Boston Celtics 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 25.2 PPG, 3.2 RPG, 5.8 APG, 47.3 FG%, 40.1 3PT%, 90.5FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 23.0 PER, 58.0 TS%, 8.9 WS, 4.8 OBPM, -2.3 DBPM, 2.9 VORP Breakdown: The shot! It confirmed what we all already knew about Kyrie Irving; he’s

Continue Reading →

Society Top 50: No. 18 – Isaiah Thomas

Name: Isaiah Thomas Position: 18 Team: Cleveland Cavaliers 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 28.9 PPG, 2.7 RPG, 5.9 APG, 46.3 FG%, 37.9 3PT%, 90.9 FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 26.59 PER, 63.5 TS%, 12.5 WS, 8.7 OBPM, -3.3 DBPM, 4.8 VORP Breakdown: Some say Kyrie Irving is the best finisher at the rim (myself

Continue Reading →

Carmelo Anthony

Hoodie Melo: The Legend of Carmelo Anthony

And the newest candidate for the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame is…Hoodie Melo! The summer of 2017 could very well be the highest and lowest points of Carmelo Anthony’s career. On one hand, he refuses to waive his no-trade clause except for one team with no assets. On the other hand, the legend of Hoodie

Continue Reading →

Knicks Notes: Trade Talks and Draft Picks

The Now How did we get here? Well, after a super disappointing season, we followed it up with more trade talk surrounding TWO of our best players. Kristaps Porzingis is now reportedly in the mix. A move of this magnitude would sum up the history of the organization. It would be the epitome of a

Continue Reading →

2017 NBA Playoffs: Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Toronto Raptors Preview

When expectations are high, the margin for error is ridiculously slim. All of the Cavaliers accomplishments are inevitably compared to that of their toughest foes, the Warriors. We’ve done nothing since the commencement of the 2017 NBA playoffs but bash the Cavs. “They don’t play enough defense. They gave up more than 100 points to

Continue Reading →