NBA Summer League Favorites

The summer is a terrible time for sports. The NBA and Stanley Cup Finals are wrapped up, NFL training camp doesn’t begin until August, and even baseball just had their All-Star Break. It’s a barren, Saharan-desert for sports fans that are searching for any kind of salvation. But, in this hellish landscape there is an oasis, a small trickling well

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The Seven Most Annoying NBA Story Lines This Season

The NBA is back, baby! LaMarcus Aldridge joins the Spurs, the Warriors are already getting disrespected (and not happy about it), the Clippers are better than ever and Houston is absolutely loaded. The Oklahoma City Thunder finally seem healthy again and Cleveland is bringing basically everyone back from last season. I’m as excited for this season as any in the past

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Every NBA Team’s All-Time Starting Five, Part One

Photo via ballislife.com After Scottie Pippen and Shaquille O’Neal got into some silly online trash talk last month about which team had the best all-time starting five (the Bulls or Lakers), I started thinking about some other all-time teams that would give Chicago and L.A. a run for their money. This naturally lead to a long but fun journey to

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15 for ’15: Sports Resolutions

“You could stand to improve by changing the following things about yourself.” Recommending New Year’s resolutions is always a tricky prospect. In fact, you probably shouldn’t do it. Besides, who are you to meddle in someone else’s goals? You don’t know their life. You don’t know their values and their struggles, their idiosyncrasies and inhibitions. So why in the world would you

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Talents to LeBron: “Where are you taking us next?”

LeBron James never leaves home without his talents. They grew up together and were drafted into the NBA together. They eat McMuffins and sip McCafes together every morning. When LeBron goes to the grocery store, his talents ride in the shopping cart. When he goes to the gym, they spot his bench press. So it was only natural that when LeBron James decided to

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