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How does fit and opportunity affect this NBA Draft class?

Why isn’t there enough weight put on fit an opportunity when discussing the careers of young talent? We discuss the play on the court and the numbers that coincide with that but we often never discuss their situation. Following the first few months after the NBA season begins, we start to critique the rookies and

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Kawhi Leonard and LeBron James

Would Kawhi Leonard put the Cavaliers over Golden State?

We’re only ten days removed from the NBA Finals and free agency is already in a frenzy. Word spread that Kawhi Leonard wanted out of San Antonio with aims at Los Angeles and that just got the ball rolling. All of the trade scenarios and where he could possibly end up has been the talk

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The Defensive Short: Basketball IQ

Basketball IQ and awareness are two things that aren’t discussed enough. They go a long way and can truly distinguish the difference between a good and a great player. I often stress the little things when discussing basketball because I truly believe that the little things are game changers. Diving for loose balls, communicating on

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Golden State

Is the dominance of Golden State bad for the NBA?

The Golden State Warriors won the 2018 NBA Finals, beating the Cleveland Cavaliers 4-0. This was the fourth straight NBA Finals that featured these two rivals and their first time that Cleveland has been swept since the 2007 finals. However you wish to marquee this NBA Finals, is it still Cleveland versus Golden State. Watching the games

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NBA Finals

Sunday Fadeaway Episode 21: NBA Finals Discussions

On this week’s episode of the Sunday Fadeaway, Ryan discusses the landscape of the NBA Finals along with the heroic efforts of LeBron James throughout the entire postseason. He also gives his NBA Finals MVP pick, Finals predictions, Bryan Colangelo and his burner account fiasco and much more.  

Stephen Curry

Could this be Stephen Curry’s year for Finals MVP?

The rise of Stephen Curry has been something to watch over the past few years. With two championships and the possibility of winning his third, the one strife against his career in some eyes is the lack of winning a Finals MVP award. With the way he’s played in the playoffs and his performances in

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Golden State Warriors

Why Golden State must send a message in Game 1

There’s never been a time that I remember where the NBA Finals has been so lopsided. The last time I remember it being this bad was in 2004 with Karl Malone and Gary Payton joining the Los Angeles Lakers. With that being said, this is murky waters for the Golden State Warriors which is why

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Scoop B: Cavs & Warriors’ NBA Finals Pt. IV & 76ers ‘burner’ Twitter accounts

Cavaliers and Warriors, Wariors and Cavaliers…it feels like watching all of the Rocky Balboa movies all over again; except it’s basketball! Tonight the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors play Game 1 of their fourth go aroung in the 2018 NBA Finals. I spoke with Christian Heimall on the Press Row Podcast and discussed the

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Golden State

2018 NBA Finals Roundtable: Warriors-Cavs Part 4

It’s part four of the Warriors/Cavs NBA Finals saga. Welcome to our roundtable. Participants: Antonio Losada – @chapulana Kyle Allan – @kallan441 Evan Anderson – @Jordanian21 Felix John-Baptiste – @twosmooth2 1. What’s the no. 1 thing you’ll be watching for in this edition of Cavs/Warriors? Antonio: Cleveland’s second unit–everybody but LeBron–performance,  because I want to know if

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Scoop B: Who Will Prevail in a Pair of Game 7s between Cavaliers, Celtics, Warriors & Rockets?

Who will win it all? Will the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors meet in the 2018 NBA Finals for a fourth straight year? Or will new blood enter the Finals? The Boston Celtics and Houston Rockets are loaded with talent, after all. I spoke with Chris Murray of the Chris Murray Report on

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