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

Early Predictions for the 2017 NBA All-Defensive and All-Rookie teams

Last week I made my predictions for the All-NBA 1st, 2nd and 3rd teams. Today, I make my predictions for both All-Defensive teams as well as making my picks for the best rookies to make the All-Rookie 1st and 2nd teams. NBA All-Defensive 1st Team G: John Wall (4.2 REBS, 2.0 STLS & 0.6 BLKS) G:

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NBA All-Star Weekend 2017: The Future Is Bright

Farewell Kobe. Goodbye Timmy. See ya’ later KG. The pillars of the NBA whom we all grew to love (and hate) have moved on. With that, they’ve taken the last of a generation. The transition from the Jordan era lead to these legends taking over and providing new life to the league. Now that they’ve

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Buddy Hield

Buddy Hield has the work ethic every rookie should have

Buddy Hield is one of the best wing players that was selected in the 2016 NBA draft. As the number 6 pick, he’s filling a huge void for the New Orleans Pelicans who have lacked a consistent wing scorer for the past couple of years. And early on during this preseason, Coach Alvin Gentry is seeing

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Anthony Davis

Leaving New Orleans could be the best thing for Anthony Davis

After dealing with consistent injuries, Anthony Davis is very optimistic about the upcoming season. After being cleared to play again, Davis feels that he can play a full 82-game season. That would be great for the New Orleans Pelicans because without him, they’re just a sub-par NBA team. However, Davis sees New Orleans as his

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Way Too Early Rookie of the Year Candidates

The 2016 NBA rookie class is just as unpredictable as the rest. Some shined at the 2016 NBA Summer League while others didn’t. Many join teams with solidified starting lineups while others have to fight for minutes. Nothing comes easy for rookies. The ones who work the hardest will survive in the NBA while most

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2016 NBA Draft, Buddy Hield

Buddy Hield was just what the doctor ordered for New Orleans

The New Orleans Pelicans drafted Oklahoma Sooners guard Buddy Hield with the No. 6 overall pick in last night’s NBA Draft, and the selection of Hield, a sharpshooting two-man who hails from the Bahamas, will prove to pay huge dividends for a team in dire need of help in almost every capacity.  Hield is a

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Fisch's Friday Rant

Fisch’s Friday Rant: Draft Reactions v2

You’re probably wondering why the title of this week’s Fisch’s Friday Rant is labeled as “v2.” Well, that would be because v1 of the Friday Rant Draft Reactions was a full year ago! So, first off, thank you to all who have watched me rant about everything basketball over the course of this year! Anyways,

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Brandon Ingram, Ben Simmons

Welcome to the NBA Rooks, Now the Real Fun Begins

Welcome to the NBA, rookie.  Now the real fun begins.  Since adolescence you’ve been dreaming of fulfilling this aspiration, and now here we are. The NBA Draft. You’ll most likely be looking debonair while others will don disastrous looks, but don’t worry about that because you won’t be the one reeking of rue when you

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A Look Into The Offseason: Minnesota Timberwolves

The Minnesota Timberwolves are going through a youth movement. We have been saying this for years, but this movement is finally working. Even though they finished with the leagues fifth worst record, the play of young stars Andrew Wiggins and Karl-Anthony Towns give them promise for the future. They sit one piece away from building a contender.

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