DeMar DeRozan Toronto Raptors

Can we finally trust the Toronto Raptors?

A lot of discussions are being had about the Toronto Raptors lately and deservingly so. With a 26-10 record and 13-3 in the months of December and January, the Raptors have risen to the number two team in the East. Everywhere I go I hear questions of “Why isn’t anyone talking about the Raptors?” Well,

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Isaiah Thomas

Isaiah Thomas’ Successful Return Signals the Unofficial Start to Cleveland’s Season

With 4:33 remaining in the first quarter, the crowd at Quicken Loans Arena rose to its feet for a thunderous ovation. It’s recipient, point guard Isaiah Thomas, checked into a game for the first time since undergoing offseason hip surgery and slowly walked onto the court. A few moments later, Thomas was running a pick

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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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LeBron James Is Mad Online

God, I love the NBA.   Sorry, football fans, but while literally all of your exciting players go down with injury, we’ll be over here dissecting the Greatest of All Time’s instagram feed. And baseball fans, while you’re drudging through hour five of Yankees/Red Sox, we’ll be carving through the comments. And hockey fans…. well

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Society Top 50: No. 18 – Isaiah Thomas

Name: Isaiah Thomas Position: 18 Team: Cleveland Cavaliers 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 28.9 PPG, 2.7 RPG, 5.9 APG, 46.3 FG%, 37.9 3PT%, 90.9 FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 26.59 PER, 63.5 TS%, 12.5 WS, 8.7 OBPM, -3.3 DBPM, 4.8 VORP Breakdown: Some say Kyrie Irving is the best finisher at the rim (myself

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2017 NBA Finals, Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant

NBA Opening Night Lives Up To Chaotic Offseason

It was an offseason of epic proportions for the NBA, so it only makes sense the league’s opening night was similarly thrilling. After months of what can essentially be melted down to complete chaos (Kyrie and LeBron meltdown, Chris Paul goes to Houston, the OKC Thunder get a new big three, LaVar LaVar LaVar, etc),

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The Kyrie Irving Trade Will Continue To Hinge On Isaiah Thomas’ Health, Future

The Kyrie Irving-to-Boston Celtics trade last week rocked the NBA world. The former Finals champion and heir to LeBron James’ throne in Cleveland had his intentions to leave Cleveland via trade leaked in the weeks prior to the deal, making it more of a “when, not if” type trade. Of course, moving a player of

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Fisch’s Friday Rant: Burning Jerseys Makes No Sense

By now, we all know that Isaiah Thomas has been dealt to the Cleveland Cavaliers along with a package of players and a pick for Kyrie Irving. Isaiah Thomas never asked for this trade and he never went to the Celtics front office saying that he was unhappy with the team. However, a select few

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Society Sitdown Ep. 2: Kyrie Irving trade madness and best/worst newcomers

In this week’s episode of Society Sitdown, B.J. and Alec are joined by Basketball Society running mate Justin Kirkland to discuss the blockbuster Kyrie Irving and Isaiah Thomas trade, and what the ramifications will be for both teams.  Are the Cavs better suited for a matchup with the defending champion Golden State Warriors? Is Boston

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LeBron James, Isaiah Thomas

LeBron James goes on Twitter rant about Celtics fans burning Isaiah Thomas’ jersey

LeBron James took to Twitter on Thursday afternoon to scold Boston Celtics fans that were seen burning the jersey of former point guard Isaiah Thomas, who was traded away to the Cleveland Cavaliers along with Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic and the Brooklyn Nets’ 2018 first-round draft pick for Kyrie Irving. The burning of the jersey thing

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