Schmidt Talking Podcast Episode 8: The Bonnies Final Wake Up Call

It’s been a tough week for Saint Bonaventure fans. The Bonnies were riding high after a win at Syracuse for the first time in program history and started off Atlantic 10 play with a commanding win over UMass. A disaster week then followed for the Bonnies and their fans, as the team lost two straight

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Atlantic 10

Schmidt Talking Podcast’s Atlantic 10 Rountable

The Atlantic 10 has had some ups and downs. There are not as many heavy hitters at the top as compared to previous seasons. We’ve seen some new head coaches stepping in with VCU and Dayton which might point to both of them having some hiccups in their non-conference. The leagues top two teams, Rhode

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Schmidt Talking Podcast: Season 1 Episode 4

On Episode 4 of the Schmidt Talking Podcast, Kyle and Alec discuss the Bonnies split of their two games in the Emerald Coast Classic. The Bonnies pulled off the upset against a solid Big Ten opponent as junior forward Courtney Stockard scored the go-ahead bucket with three seconds left. The Bonnies won the game 63-61

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NBA MVP

Way Too Early NBA MVP Favorites For 2017-18

We are a little over a month into the NBA season and it has been a fun one thus far, to say the least. You have a lot of teams surprising like the Rockets leading the Western Conference or the Celtics dominating their play so far in the Eastern Conference after a slow start. How

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Schmidt Talking Podcast: Season 1 Episode 3

The St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team hosted Jackson State on Saturday night in their second game of the regular season to put their record at 1-1. Star point guard Jaylen Adams was out with an injured ankle for the second game in a row, but it did not phase the Bonnies as they won with a

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VIDEO: Joel Embiid has historic night on the court and social media

With the Sixers vs. Lakers game ending around 1 am Eastern Time, there were plenty of people who missed out on a historic night from Joel Embiid. Embiid turned plenty of more heads last night with the best performance by a big man this season producing 46 points, 15 rebounds, 7 blocks and 7 assists. He

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Giannis Antetokounmpo

Society Top 50: No.11 – Giannis Antetokounmpo

Name: Giannis Antetokounmpo Rank: 11 Team: Milwaukee Bucks 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 22.9 ppg 8.8 rpg 5.4 apg 1.9 blocks 52.1 FG% 28% 3P% 77% FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 26.1 PER 59.9 TS% 14.3% TRB% 28.3 USG% 4.1 OBPM 3.5 DBPM 6.9 The Breakdown: Coming off a year that crowned him the NBA’s 2017 Most Improved Player,

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VIDEO: Ben Simmons drops second career triple-double vs. Pacers

Ben Simmons posted his second career triple-double against the Pacers last night and helped lead the Sixers to a 121-110 win over the Atlanta Hawks. Simmons finished with 14 points, 11 rebounds, and 11 assists. Philly is now over .500 for the first time in nearly four years. Simmons has looked like the runaway ROY in the

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Karl-Anthony Towns

Society Top 50: No. 15 – Karl-Anthony Towns

Name: Karl-Anthony Towns Rank: 15 Team: Minnesota Timberwolves 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 25.1 ppg 12.3 rpg 2.7 apg 1.3 bpg 83.2 FT% 36.7 3P% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: PER 25.9 61.8 TS% 27.5 USG% 4.7 OBPM 0.2 DBPM 5.3 VORP The Breakdown: Karl-Anthony Towns is a player that has officially taken the league by storm. Two years

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Blake Griffin

Society Top 50: No. 25 – Blake Griffin

Name: Blake Griffin Ranking: 25 Team: Los Angeles Clippers 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 21.6 ppg, 8.1 rpg, 4.9 apg, 0.9 spg, 49.3 FG%, 33.6 3PT%, 76.0 FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 22.6 PER, 56.9 TS%, 7.7 WS, 3.2 OBPM, 1.3 DBPM, 3.4 VORP The Breakdown:  Blake Griffin had himself a very Blake Griffin-like year in the 2016-17 season.

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