NBA Playoffs

2018 NBA Playoffs: Eastern Conference Roundtable

The NBA Playoffs are upon us and there are plenty of storylines to follow entering the opening weekend. The Eastern Conference despite being home to LeBron James is traditionally seen as the inferior half of the Association. However, the Philadelphia 76ers surprised everyone by jumping to the 3rd seed and winning more games than the

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NBA

NBA Roundtable: New look Cavs, Wiz without Wall and new playoff format

Several Society writers gather for a roundtable discussion to hash out current NBA happenings, including talk about the new-look Cleveland Cavaliers, who is in more danger of missing the playoffs between Oklahoma City and San Antonio, as well as the NBA experimenting with a new playoff format. Our participants this week are: DJ Allen (@DJAllen23)

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Evan Evaluations: March Madness Begins in the NBA

Welcome, all! In this new weekly segment called, Evan Evaluations, I will discuss my top 2 most exciting games to look forward to throughout the week, along with 1 for the weekend. I’ll be breaking down teams’ players, numbers, and their respective conference standing outlook. Let’s get started! Evan’s Top 2 Games Of The Week:

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Bradley Beal

Society Top 50: No. 34 – Bradley Beal

Name: Bradley Beal Ranking: 34 Team: Washington Wizards 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 23.1 PPG, 3.1 RPG, 3.5 APG, 1.1 SPG, 48.2 FG%, 40.4 3PT%, 84.2 FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 20.1 PER, 60.4 TS%, 8.5 WS, 4.5 OBPM, -2.3 DBPM, 2.8 VORP The Breakdown:  Bradley Beal is amongst the top shooting guards that we

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Don’t blame John Wall for the Washington Wizards’ Game 7 loss

John Wall and the Washington Wizards fell to the Boston Celtics 115-105 in Game 7 of a rugged Eastern Conference Semifinals, and it was a game in which Wall did not play his best. Wall, who tallied 44 minutes in the contest, was visibly gassed towards the end, looking to eek out any ounce of

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A balanced scoring effort propels the Wizards in Game 3

The Wizards came into Game 3 knowing it was basically a must win. After two games of suffering at the hands of Isaiah Thomas and company, the Wizards answered with a very balanced scoring effort led by 24 points and 8 assists from John Wall. Wall did not have his best game from the field

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Celtics

Celtics-Wizards: Game 1 takeaways, looking ahead to Game 2

With Isaiah Thomas scoring 33 points and dropping 9 assists after getting into Boston at 4:00 am because he was attending his sister’s funeral, the Celtics have taken control of the series after Game 1. Isaiah Thomas strips John Wall and hits a three on the other end#NBAPlayoffsvia @clippittv pic.twitter.com/U6p04Gh5Sj — Basketball Society (@BBallSociety_) April

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VIDEO: John Wall drops 32 points, 14 assists on Hawks in Game 1

John Wall dazzled in the Washington Wizards’ 114-107 Game 1 win over the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday afternoon, finishing the contest with 32 points and 14 assists to led his team.  After a sluggish first half, the Wizards perked up in the third quarter, where they used a Wall and Markieff Morris led blitz to

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NBA 2K17 Playoffs Simulation

The NBA 2K gods have spoken… With the NBA Playoffs about to start and majority of basketball fans love the NBA 2K series I decided to do a simulation of the 2017 NBA Playoffs on the virtual hardwood, courtesy of NBA 2K17 on the Xbox One platform What I did was that I started the

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The race for the NBA’s Coach of the Year is a close one

It’s almost that time of the year when everyone begins making their picks for the end of the year NBA awards. Sometimes that choice is a simple one but not this time. The Coach of the Year award is up for grabs. There are four coaches who hands down deserve to be considered for this

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