Big East

2018 Big East Men’s Basketball Tournament Preview and Predictions

Oh, March, how the college basketball world has missed you. You are a month that draws fans to the game and even those who aren’t fans to tune in and see what all the buzz is about. However, before the 68 teams that are selected into the ultimate bracket, there is one major tournament that occurs first.

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2017-2018 Top 10 NBA Fantasy: Point Guards

With the 2017-2018 NBA season right around the corner, the fantasy draft rooms are filling up. With one of the craziest offseasons we have seen in recent memory, the fantasy landscape has also changed. A bulk of the fantasy stat sheet stuffers come from the point guard position. Ranking them from 1-10 proved to be

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Giannis Antetokounmpo

Why Giannis Antetokounmpo is a possible sleeper for 2017-18 NBA MVP

With Russell Westbrook taking the crown last year, there is hope that the MVP award could be in the hands of a surprise superstar. Giannis Antetokounmpo has emerged from the darkness and blossomed into a transcendent talent that the NBA landscape can no longer ignore. Giannis’ eventual claim to the throne In the 2016-2017 season,

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How successful would an All-Kentucky team be in the NBA?

The University of Kentucky will be holding their Alumni Charity Game on August 25th. With this game, it sparks the imagination into how a team fully comprised of Big Blue Nation members would perform in the NBA. No other collegiate school has done a better at producing NBA talent than the Wildcats from Kentucky. Due in

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Top 10 Best International Players of All-time

The NBA is where the best players in the world congregate and compete against one another to achieve personal and career success. Players can break onto the NBA scene from their performance in college or while playing at the professional level internationally. The NBA is the perfect blend of mixing the play styles of both

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Brooklyn Nets

Brooklyn Nets slowly rising to relevance

It may come as a surprise to some or might even comedic that the Brooklyn Nets are on the rise. After all, finishing at or near the bottom of the NBA for the last few years, there is only room for improvement. Sometimes all it takes a franchise to turn around on its head is

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Which 2017 NBA second-round draft picks will deliver in rookie season?

We all know the story behind Isiah Thomas.  Selected 60th overall in the 2011 draft and shopped around the NBA until he found a home on the Celtics Roster.  Thomas is one of the more recent stories we see of a player outperforming his draft value.  A rookie selected in the second round already is

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Is Chauncey Billups the right decision for the open Cavaliers front office job?

Longtime general manager David Griffin chose to step down from his position with the Cavaliers on June 19th. Since that decision was made by Griffin, the search then began for Cleveland to fill the vacancy he left behind. It did not take long for names to be linked to this enticing position, especially for a

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Paul George

The Curious Case of Paul George

When the 2016-2017 trade deadline approached, late rumors of Paul George being shopped by the Indiana Pacers made the NBA world sit up in their seats. As you may have been able to tell by now, those rumors were just what they were labeled as: rumors. However, with the NBA Draft right around the corner teams may

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Could the “Showtime” Lakers really sweep the modern day Warriors?

Here is yet another case of a classic team comparing their success to that of current teams.  Magic Johnson, who was in charge of running the “Showtime” Lakers back in the 1980’s was asked by ESPN anchor Cari Champion in an interview alongside Pat Riley, ‘Who would win in a series between his “Showtime” Lakers and

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