Society Top 50: No. 30 Kevin Love

Name: Kevin Love Ranking: 30 Team: Cleveland Cavaliers 2016-2017 Regular Season General Stats: 19.0 PPG, 11.5 RPG, 2.4 APG, 0.9 SPG, 0.5 BPG, 43 FG%, 37.3 3PT%, 87.1 FT% 2016-2017 Regular Season Advanced Stats:  21.1 PER, .573 TS%, 6.4 WS, 1.7 OBPM, -0.9 DBPM, 1.3 VORP The Breakdown Kevin Love was the man in Minnesota before Karl-Anthony Towns came around.

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Mitchell Robinson

Mitchell Robinson Leaves Western Kentucky Yet Again

Former Class of 2017 high school star Mitchell Robinson, has left Western Kentucky yet again. His decision was made based on wanting to focus his efforts on training for the upcoming 2018 NBA Draft. Robinson told Scout.com: “I’ve decided to leave Western Kentucky and just focus on next year’s NBA Draft. I want to thank

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Hassan Whiteside

Society Top 50: No. 32 – Hassan Whiteside

Name: Hassan Whiteside Ranking: 32 Team: Miami Heat 2016-2017 Regular Season General Stats: 17.0 PPG, 14.1 RPG, 0.7 APG, 0.7 SPG, 2.1 BPG, 55.7 FG%, 62.8 FT% 2016-2017 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 22.6 PER, .579 TS%, 9.5 WS, -2.0 OBPM, 1.5 DBPM, 0.9 VORP The Breakdown: If you were to tell me back in the summer of 2012

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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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Marcus Bagley

Marcus Bagley Reminds Us There is Another Bagley to Worry About

With Marvin Bagley III reclassifying to the Class of 2017 and committing to Duke, we all know he has been on top of the High School Basketball world. Even with reclassifying, Marvin became the number one recruit for the Class of 2017 beating out Michael Porter Jr. The thing is Marvin isn’t the only one

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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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Blake Griffin

Blake Griffin as the centerpiece for a new Clippers era

Blake Griffin couldn’t wait to play with Chris Paul. After being led by Paul for six seasons, the Clippers became the latest victim of losing an All-Star to free agency. Fortunately, Paul made them aware of his decision beforehand. The Clippers were able to make a trade with the Houston Rockets that landed them some

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Making the Leap: Patrick McCaw, Season 3 Vol. 1

Hello everyone and welcome to start of the third straight offseason of the “Making the Leap” series. Allow me to remind you followers and even explain to the new viewers what this series is all about. Two years ago I started out with a piece about Spurs forward Kyle Anderson and talked about how he has

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Riley Abercrombie

Former Australian Prospect Riley Abercrombie is Now a Texas High School Star

Class of 2018 forward Riley Abercrombie has traveled a long road to help bolster his basketball career. Almost two years ago the 6’8′ 205lbs moved from Wollongong, Australia to Clear Lake, Texas, where he has blossomed into a Texas High School basketball star at Clear Lake High School (Clear Lake, Texas). Riley is a player

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Zimife Nwokeji

1Family Hoops Class of ’19 Small Forward Zimife Nwokeji Talks Recruiting

Here comes another stud being produced by the 1 Family Hoops AAU organization. For the Class of 2019 6’7″ small forward Zimife Nwokeji made a name for himself on the Adidas AAU circuit this summer. Zimife is essentially just a big shooting guard at 6’7″ 200lbs who is just labeled as a small forward. He

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