Joel Embiid

Joel Embiid needs to continue to talk trash

Joel Embiid is known for being quite the social media savant. He loves to have fun and talk smack to the opposition. If you get beaten bad by Embiid nowadays, you can almost guarantee to see some trash talk from Joel on Instagram or Twitter. The most notable player he has had a few back

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Hassan Whiteside

Society Top 50: No. 32 – Hassan Whiteside

Name: Hassan Whiteside Ranking: 32 Team: Miami Heat 2016-2017 Regular Season General Stats: 17.0 PPG, 14.1 RPG, 0.7 APG, 0.7 SPG, 2.1 BPG, 55.7 FG%, 62.8 FT% 2016-2017 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 22.6 PER, .579 TS%, 9.5 WS, -2.0 OBPM, 1.5 DBPM, 0.9 VORP The Breakdown: If you were to tell me back in the summer of 2012

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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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Early Predictions for the 2016-2017 All-NBA Teams

We are coming close to the end of an another exciting NBA Season. Outside of the MVP, Rookie, Defensive and Most Improved the league also has the All-NBA Teams. There are three different All-NBA teams with two guards, two forwards and one center for each team. To spark up some debate let’s look at early

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NBA All-Star

Projected NBA All-Star Lineups

In a little over two months from today, the stars of the NBA will meet in New Orleans, Louisiana for the NBA All-Star weekend. In a star-driven league, it’s the most exciting weekend in sports. One night that weekend is the playing of the NBA All-Star game. The best players in their respective conference will

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The Vital Role of the NBA D-League

One of the great moments during last week’s opening night in the NBA was seeing Spurs guard Johnathan Simmons drop a career-high 20 points against the super team Golden State Warriors. It wasn’t too long ago that this guy paid a few hundred bucks to tryout for the NBA D-League. If it wasn’t for his

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NBA Fantasy: Keep an eye out for Hassan Whiteside

With Dwyane Wade gone and Hassan Whiteside signing a huge contract, we knew that the reigns of Miami would be handed over to him. After a 14.2 point, 11.8 rebound, and 3.7 block season, the Miami center was well known across the league. Many teams were interested but the Heat wasted no time in giving

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Hassan Whiteside

The Lakers pursuit of Hassan Whiteside makes me nervous

Reports surfaced via ESPN, that the Los Angeles Lakers are “aggressively” planning to go after Hassan Whiteside during free agency. The rim protection and the paint presence that he provides makes him a huge target on the market and after the season he had, the ball is in his court because the money is going

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A Look Into The Offseason: Los Angeles Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers were far from contenders in Kobe Bryant’s last NBA season. They finished the season with the leagues second worst record at 17-65. All of the spotlight was on the NBA saying goodbye to Bryant one last time. Bryant ended his career scoring 60 points against the Utah Jazz. His storybook career had a

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Justise Winslow At Center May Be The Way To Go

In Game 6, the Miami Heat were able to prevail over the Raptors. They looked much better than the Raptors on both ends and were able to win despite their size disadvantage. Or was it actually a size advantage? The Miami Heat went with a starting lineup of Goran Dragic, Dwyane Wade, Joe Johnson, Luol

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