2018 NBA Trade Deadline Reactions

By: Sam Block The 2018 NBA Trade Deadline is always an extremely exciting time of year. With big names on the move, a boat-load of rumors, and teams going all-in, the NBA Trade Deadline never seems to disappoint. On the days leading up to February 8th, news outlets were reporting on a number of rumors discussing certain players who were likely going to be traded. Of course, on February 8th, some of those players were …

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Sam Block’s 2017-2018 NBA All Star Reserves

By: Sam Block If the NBA is known to be one thing, it is STAR STUDDED. Period. Part of the reason the game is so compelling is the phenomenal superstars that represent this wildly popular association. Being named an all-star in a league that is rich with talent is truly an honor. Only the best of the best deserve to be NBA all-stars. After listing the all-star starters that were already named, I am going …

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Rookie Sensations

By: Sam Block So far this season, the NBA has blessed us with eye-popping rookies all over the place. Sitting about halfway through the season, it is now time to recognize the rookies who have made the transition to the NBA seem absolutely seamless. Due to the fact that Ben Simmons is not truly a rookie, he will unfortunately be excluded from this list. Yes, this is his first year playing in the league. And …

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My NBA Power Rankings Through Mid-December

By: Sam Block 1. Houston Rockets (24-4) The Rockets are off to an incredible start this season, and it does not come as much of a surprise. However, not many people figured they would be sitting at 24-4, ahead of the mighty Golden State Warriors. The Rockets are currently riding a 13 game win streak and do not look like they are going to slow down anytime soon. As long as James Harden continues to …

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The Rainbow is Coming For The Suns

By: Sam Block The last time the Phoenix Suns made the NBA postseason was the 2009-2010 season. For people who do not know much about the NBA, that is absolutely pathetic. It feels like bad news has been pouring down on the Phoenix Suns organization for years on end. Let me tell you something Suns fans, the rainbow is coming. Sitting at 8-14, 4th in the Pacific Division, 13th in the Western Conference, and already …

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