NBA Power Rankings from January 5th to January 11th

Another week in the NBA which means another weekly review. As usual myself (@FonzyDeFalco) and Alec Walt (@AlecWalt) did our power rankings for this past week, which consisted of a lot of different trades and few surprise wins (Detroit beating the reigning champs at San Antonio is an example). Alec took care of the top

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Pelicans added to the Jeff Green deal

Yesterday, there were reports that the Boston Celtics traded away forward Jeff Green to the Memphis Grizzlies in exchange for forward Tayshaun Prince and a future first round pick. Now according to multiple reports, the New Orleans Pelicans have now been added to the mix and are sending Austin Rivers to the Celtics and the

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VIDEO: Trevor Booker makes incredible circus shot

Buzzer-beating, over-the-head volleyball touch shot? Seems legit. In the second quarter of Friday’s game between the Utah Jazz and Oklahoma City Thunder, Jazz forward Trevor Booker made, what might be, the shot of the year. With 0.2 seconds on the shot clock, Booker ricocheted Gordon Hayward’s inbounds pass into the hoop with a reverse touch shot

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Brandan Wright traded to the Phoenix Suns

Earlier today it was reported that Boston Celtics General Manager told center Brandan Wright was on the trade block. The Boston Celtics have agreed to terms to trade newly acquired center Brandan Wright to the Phoenix Suns for a future first round pick. The first round pick from the Suns own from the Minnesota Timberwolves.

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Who is going to be traded before February's trade deadline

It is only early January and big named NBA players have already been on the move. Rajon Rondo is now a member of the Dallas Mavericks. J.R. Smith and Iman Shumpert are now on the Cleveland Cavaliers sending Dion Waiters to the Oklahoma City Thunder. There are many teams looking to explode their roster making

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Throwback Thursday: The Darius Miles and Q-Rich forehead-dap

Once upon a time, Darius Miles and Quentin Richardson were two young stars on the rise, athletic building blocks playing on a youthful but talented Clippers squad featuring the likes of Lamar Odom and Elton Brand. The retro Air Jordan commercial above showcases their patented double-forehead-dap, a gesture they performed after draining a three or

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Transformation Tuesday: The Motor City miracle?

It’s Transformation Tuesday folks, and no one player or team has transformed (for the better) like the Detroit Pistons in the past week. Since releasing Josh Smith on December 23rd, the Pistons have won their past five games by an average of 16 points. Furthermore, Detroit has increased their scoring by nearly 15 points per

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NBA Power Rankings December 29th-January 5th

Another week in the 2014-2015 NBA season has been played, and another edition of Alec Walt (@AlecWalt) and Alfonso DeFalco’s (@FonzyDeFalco) weekly power rankings. This week has been exciting as the Detroit Pistons….. Yes!!! the Detroit Pistons have jumped seven spots from last weeks rankings while teams like the Sacramento Kings, Houston Rockets, and Toronto

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VIDEO: Demarcus Cousins introduces Marcus Smart to the hardwood

It was a gloomy New Year’s Eve for the Sacramento Kings. As if a 106-84 shellacking by the Celtics wasn’t enough, their star player, Demarcus Cousins, was tossed from the game after slinging Boston’s Marcus Smart to the ground by his jersey. In what could perhaps be deemed a “jersey-slam” – though this sounds more

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Atlanta Hawks

DJ’s Three Point Take: Flying Beneath the Radar

The Atlanta Hawks have been flying under the radar this year as one of the top teams in the Eastern Conference. They have been called by some, the most underrated team in the league and with a record of 22-8, they currently hold the second seed in the East. Atlanta warned everyone about their talent

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