Acquiring Rose is a bad idea for Minnesota

The Minnesota Timberwolves need to add defensive prowess and efficient 3-point shooting to their roster this summer. Naturally, one of the first free agents they’ve been linked to is a poor defensive player who cannot shoot threes. ESPN’s Ian Begley reported in May the Timberwolves “view Derrick Rose as a potential free-agent target this summer.” Earlier this month Begley reported

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The Golden Globe..trotters?

I was contemplating the meaninglessness of awards shows like the Golden Globes this past weekend while watching the Lakers struggle to remember what basketball is, when I realized something. This year, almost every single NBA team matches up perfectly with a movie that released in 2015. And now, after applying all of my admittedly limited cinematic knowledge and my even more

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CODE RED: NBA Teams in Panic Already

By Grant Becker The NBA season is still young, but there is plenty for some teams to be concerned about. These teams should all be panicking, but in different capacities. Lets take a look. New York Knicks Panic Level: You just remembered that you put a pizza in the oven 45 minutes ago Kevin Martin dropped 37 points on the

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10 Bold Predictions for the NBA Season

The NBA is back! The storylines are endless. The talking points are infinite. Everybody has a fresh start, a brand new chance to win. It’s time to make some predictions about what we’re going to see this season. 1. The Oklahoma City Thunder will not have home court advantage in the playoffs. The last three NBA seasons have seen the

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NBA Preview: Atlantic Division

By Andrew “Jamey” Schilling It’s that time of year. The leaves slowly begin to change into a variety of different colors, the wind starts to pick up and everything begins to feel a bit colder. Amidst all the change in weather, there’s also a change in the sports landscape. As college football and the NFL are in full swing, another

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What’s the Deal with New York Basketball?

By Thomas Conroy “A long December, and there’s reason to believe, maybe this year will be better than the last” – Counting Crows I had an interesting conversation with one of my roommates about professional basketball. He accused me of only being a Knicks fan when the team was good. I said that was impossible; the Knicks have never been good

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