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How DeMarre Carroll Fell From ‘Top Defender’ To Almost Irrelevant

Basketball is beginning to turn into a very fun game of analytics, especially for overlooked players. With a more in-depth system of numbers, the game now introduces more effective aspects. More importantly, the value of certain players begins to increase due to their on/off court impacts. Putting it lightly, it brings out the “true” underdogs

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Carmelo Anthony

Society Top 50: No. 33 – Carmelo Anthony

Name: Carmelo Anthony Ranking: 33 Team: New York Knicks 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 22.4 PPG, 5.9 RPG, 2.9 APG, 0.8 SPG, 43.3 FG%, 35.9 3PT%, 83.3 FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 17.9 PER, 53.5 TS%, 4.7 WS, 1.5 OBPM, -2.2 DBPM, 0.8 VORP The Breakdown:  Carmelo Anthony is one of the most scrutinized

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Bradley Beal

Society Top 50: No. 34 – Bradley Beal

Name: Bradley Beal Ranking: 34 Team: Washington Wizards 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 23.1 PPG, 3.1 RPG, 3.5 APG, 1.1 SPG, 48.2 FG%, 40.4 3PT%, 84.2 FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 20.1 PER, 60.4 TS%, 8.5 WS, 4.5 OBPM, -2.3 DBPM, 2.8 VORP The Breakdown:  Bradley Beal is amongst the top shooting guards that we

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Julius Randle Lakers

The race for minutes at power forward will be tough for the Lakers

Sometimes it’s a gift and a curse to have an excess of players at a specific position. While it’s a blessing due to options and different lineups you can run with, it’s also a curse because everyone wants to play and you have to keep guys happy. Luke Walton and the Los Angeles Lakers are

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Virginia Tech

Virginia Tech Could Shake Up ACC with Potential 2018 Class

Buzz Williams has really worked hard on helping make Virginia Tech a contender within the ACC and nationally. Williams has always had the reputation of being a relentless recruiter. He and his staff have always had the ability to genuinely connect with recruits making them feel comfortable wherever he has been the head man. Virginia

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Stephen Curry

Stephen Curry is fully aware of his influence on the game

Stephen Curry has become one of the most popular players in the NBA over these past three years. His immense talent and work ethic is surely the reason why. Being something that the NBA has never seen before has put all eyes on his game. Superb ball-handling and immaculate shooting from almost half-court is a

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Buddy Hield

What’s to come from Buddy Hield this season?

Buddy Hield didn’t quite have the rookie season that many were expecting. 6th  pick in the 2017 NBA draft, Hield joined the New Orleans Pelicans. With the departure of Eric Gordon and Tyreke Evans battling injuries, the rookie guard was envisioned as a nice compliment to their inside presence of Anthony Davis. Out of Oklahoma,

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NBA 2K18

Looking at the NBA 2K18 Prelude

NBA 2K has not only become one of the top sports games in recent years, but the most popular game series. On September 8th, NBA 2K release the 2K18 “Prelude” free for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 users. Last year was the first time the series introduced the Prelude in 2K17, where you can

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Brook Lopez

Society Top 50: No. 36 – Brook Lopez

Name: Brook Lopez Ranking: 36 Team: Los Angeles Lakers 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 20.5 ppg, 5.4 rpg, 2.3 apg, 1.7 bpg, 47.4 FG%, 34.6 3PT%, 81.0 FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 20.4 PER, 57.8 TS%, 4.9 WS, 1.9 OBPM, -0.4 DBPM, 2.0 VORP The Breakdown: Brook Lopez has been the best player on the Brooklyn Nets for many

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PJ Byrd

2018 Point Guard PJ Byrd Talks About His Upcoming Commitment

Class of 2018 Houston Defenders point guard, PJ Byrd is set to make his commitment tonight at 7 pm CT, 8 pm ET. The 6’1″ 170lbs is an electrifying point guard who innately has a pass-first mentality. PJ is an excellent on-ball defender with quick hands that leads to many steals and transition points. He has

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