Fantasy Basketball Starting Five: Week 9

Each week in the fantasy realm there is always a new story. With new matchups, new performances, and injuries to valued players. There is always moving pieces. The key to being a good fantasy owner and to have supreme power over your opponents is to be aware of the players dominating the NBA. What this weekly

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Cleveland Cavaliers

Pump Fake to the Altar, Episode 3: Here come the Cavaliers

In this installment of Pump Fake To The Altar, your hosts Felix John-Baptiste and DJ Allen discuss the Cleveland Cavaliers current hot streak. After struggling out the gates, the Cavaliers have seemingly turned things around winning 14 of their last 15 games. Can they keep it going? Along with the Cavs great team play recently,

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Ben Simmons

The Defensive Short: Who’s guarding Ben Simmons?

In a matchup between the Philadelphia 76ers and the New Orleans Pelicans, Ben Simmons gets an easy dunk due to a boneheaded play by the defense. There are so many things wrong here that I don’t even know where to begin. First, there’s a ball screen for Simmons in which he comes off and scans

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The Defensive Short: Lack of effort from the Phoenix Suns

The Phoenix Suns might have displayed the worst possession of defensive basketball that I’ve ever seen. It’s one thing to miss an assignment, fail to rotate, or not communicate but this possession was on a whole new level. It was a disgrace to basketball and that might sound harsh to some but that kind of

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Embiid vs. Drummond Lives Up To The Hype, Kinda

“No disrespect, but he can’t shoot. I just gotta worry about the defensive coverages that we have, they have a lot of down screens, backside action, and he’s always the roller so he gets lots of lobs and stuff.” That is the verbage Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid used to describe Detroit Pistons centerpiece Andre

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Fantasy Basketball Starting 5: Week 7

Each week in the fantasy realm there is always a new story. With new matchups, new performances, and injuries to valued players. There is always moving pieces. The key to being a good fantasy owner and to have supreme power over your opponents is to be aware of the players dominating the NBA. What this weekly

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Fantasy Basketball Starting 5: Week 6

Each week in the fantasy realm there is always a new story. With new matchups, new performances, and injuries to valued players. There is always moving pieces. The key to being a good fantasy owner and to have supreme power over your opponents is to be aware of the players dominating the NBA. What this weekly

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The NBA needs to tone down the referees

Here were are again in another season and I’m here ranting about the referees. The officials have been going crazy with the technical calls thus far this season. I’m talking the obvious calls of complaints and fighting. However, my main strife has been when whistles are blown in regards to players jawing at each other. This

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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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Cleveland Cavaliers

Pump Fake To The Altar, Episode 2: Are the Celtics the real deal?

The second installment of the “Pump Fake To The Altar” podcast is here and we’ve got another good one for you. Our guys Felix John-Baptiste and DJ Allen discuss if the Boston Celtics are the real deal. They’re currently running roughshod over the NBA on their 16-game win streak. Although their ceiling for the season

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