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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Cleveland Cavaliers

Pump Fake to the Altar: Episode 1

Hot Topics? Check. Good and bad performances? Check. Off the court situations? Check. You name it and we’ve got it. Basketball Society writer DJ Allen and I debut this brand-new podcast titled “Pump Fake to the Altar”.  Basketball Society isn’t the only thing we have in common. We both recently proposed to our fiancées 2

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FROM LAST NIGHT: Carmelo Anthony Ejected For Being Downright Rude To Jusuf Nurkic

The most overplayed story in the world is that the NBA has gone soft. We get it. Michael Jordan and Charles Oakley used to beat the ever living crap out of each other for 48 minutes, fight to an 80-76 final score and for some reason, you think that’s better than James Harden and Steph

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The Kristaps Porzingis Era In New York Has Begun In Earnest

After the offseason that Kristaps Porzingis and the New York Knicks had, no one would have been surprised if they had come into the season ready to begin an 82-game tanking campaign. Porzingis skipped his exit meeting with Phil Jackson and Steve Mills over frustration with the sloppiness and dysfunction around the team. We spoke

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Atlantic Files

The Atlantic Files Episode 65

Episode 65 of The Atlantic Files is fresh off the press! This week, we have yet another trade to talk about, some weird signings in Philly, and Joel Embiid’s injury situation. First things first, Carmelo Anthony, aka Hoodie Melo, is officially out of New York! Oklahoma City now has a big three that doesn’t contain

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Billy Donovan, Russell Westbrook, Carmelo Anthony, and Paul George

The pressure is on Oklahoma City’s Billy Donovan this season

I’m looking forward to seeing how Oklahoma City head coach, Billy Donovan handles this upcoming season. While all of the attention is on the chemistry of Russell Westbrook, Paul George, and Carmelo Anthony, Donovan plays a crucial part in this equation. The balancing of ego is important when dealing with such high-level talent. However, I

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Carmelo Anthony

Hoodie Melo: The Legend of Carmelo Anthony

And the newest candidate for the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame is…Hoodie Melo! The summer of 2017 could very well be the highest and lowest points of Carmelo Anthony’s career. On one hand, he refuses to waive his no-trade clause except for one team with no assets. On the other hand, the legend of Hoodie

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Atlantic Files

The Atlantic Files Ep. 64

The new and improved version of the Atlantic Files is here. Well, the new and improved look anyway. Finally, the fall is approaching quicker, and the season will be here soon enough. Until then, we have some rule changes, ranks, and interesting stats to talk about. Adam Silver and the owners across the league are

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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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Atlantic Files

The Atlantic Files Ep. 62

This week on the Atlantic Files, it’s time to breakdown some of the new schedules that were released just earlier this week. Which teams have the most nationally televised games? Which Atlantic games should be the highlights of the season looking forward? Boston’s new look team will be in the forefront of the Atlantic Division,

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