Lonzo Ball

The Defensive Short: Lonzo Ball’s mental lapse

This possession stood out to me which forced me to touch on it. The Golden State Warriors are down by three and Kevin Durant comes off a down screen and gets a wide-open look to tie the game. A solid play but what stands out to me is the mental lapse of Lonzo Ball. This

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Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry Basketball

Kevin Durant – “I don’t want to have to be the leader. I’m not a leader”

In an interview with GQ’s, Zach Baron, Kevin Durant sounded off on a variety of topics, including his own leadership style. “Steph Curry is the face of the franchise, and that helps me out, because I don’t have to,” he said. “I don’t want to have to be the leader. I’m not a leader. I’m bad

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Draymond Green

Society Top 50: No. 10 – Draymond Green

Name: Draymond Green Ranking: 10 Team: Golden State Warriors 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 10.2 PPG, 7.9 RPG, 7.0 APG, 41.8 FG%, 30.8 3PT%, 70.9 FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 16.5 PER, 52.2 TS%, 8.2 WS, 0.5 OBPM, 5.0 DBPM, 4.6 VORP Breakdown: It seems like the reigning Defensive Player of the Year is

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Klay Thompson

Society Top 50: No. 17 – Klay Thompson

Name: Klay Thompson Rank: 17 Team: Golden State Warriors 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 22.3 PPG, 3.7 RPG, 2.1 APG, 0.8 SPG, 46.8 FG%, 41.4 3PT%, 85.3 FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 17.4 PER, 59.2 TS%, 7.1 WS, 2.4 OBPM, -2.1 DBPM, 1.5 VORP The Breakdown: Klay Thompson is fresh off of his second

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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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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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Stephen Curry

Stephen Curry’s toughness needs to stop being overlooked

Golden State Warriors guard, Stephen Curry, has been donned the “Baby-Faced Assassin,” due to the discrepancy between his killer on-court mentality and his boyish looks, but there’s nothing babyish about the two-time NBA champion’s game. Curry’s sweet-shooting stroke and slick handles garner his game the most attention, but it would be remiss to ignore the fair

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Isaiah Thomas

The Isaiah Thomas trade proves NBA has zero loyalty

Often as fans, we slander players for wanting something different in their career. Whether they’re leaving our favorite team or going to join another juggernaut. Despite the situation, often we critique players heavily for wanting change.  Kevin Durant was killed in the media for joining Golden State. Reporters, fans, NBA legends, you name it and

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Kyrie Irving

My larger question in regards to Kyrie Irving’s reported trade request

The big plot twist of this NBA offseason was Kyrie Irving’s reported trade request from the Cleveland Cavaliers. Apparently, he wants to move on from Cleveland, LeBron James, and lead his own team as the focal point. Irving, 25, was selected no. 1 overall by the Cavs in 2011. His young career has been a

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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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