Where The Spurs Went Wrong

Since the San Antonio Spurs drafted Tim Duncan with the first overall pick in the 1997 NBA Draft, they have led somewhat of a charmed existence. Six finals appearances and five championships later and their president of basketball operations and head coach Gregg Popovich has overseen one of the most sustained periods of excellence in all of sports. Even when Tim Duncan retired after the 2015-2016 season, the Spurs’ future looked very bright. And with …

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NBA Playoffs 2018 – Previewing Round Two

By: Sam Block Round One of the NBA Playoffs is officially in the books and now it is time for Round Two! We had some incredible series in the first round. In the Eastern Conference, Washington put up a nice fight against Toronto, Milwaukee gave Boston all they could handle, vintage D-Wade did all he could to give Miami a chance against Philly, and Indiana pushed Cleveland to the brink of elimination. In the Western …

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The Wild Wild West (Playoff Race Edition)

By: Sam Block It is the middle of March, and you ALL know what that means…MARCH MADNESS! College Basketball has us booming with excitement right now, and for the next couple weeks, the madness will surely continue. We’ve seen a 16 seed beat a 1 seed for the first time, all of the top 4 seeds in the South Region eliminated before the Sweet Sixteen, and Sister Jean of Loyola Chicago take the world by …

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Re-Drafting the 2012 NBA Draft

By: Sam Block We are now more than a half-decade removed from the 2012 NBA Draft. By now, it should be rather clear how the players selected in this draft are turning out in the NBA. On that Thursday evening in Newark, New Jersey, just over five years ago, the childhood dreams of 60 individuals came true. Unfortunately, due to the incredible competition in the NBA, only 25 of those 60 players still remain in …

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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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