A Deeper Look At The Bottom Half Of The Western Conference Playoff Picture

The Western Conference playoff race is going to be a battle coming down to the wire. We currently have four teams separated by 2.5 games fighting for three playoff spots. The Blazers, Rockets, Mavericks and Jazz are all fighting for a chance to play at the end of April in hopes of upsetting any of the Western Conference powerhouses. Let’s take a look at the remaining schedules for these four teams and figure out who …

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Triple Double Tuesday – Weekly Column 3.15.16

We have approximately 17 games left in the regular season. The Spurs need to win out to tie the famous best record for a single season at 72-10. The Warriors need to go 13-4 the rest of the way just to tie it. The seedings in the Western conference are practically set outside of the final few spots and the Thunder/Clippers battle for third. The Eastern Conference number one seed is in a tight two …

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Triple Double Tuesday – Weekly Column 2.23.16

The All Star break is done, the trade deadline has passed and now we keep our eye on the ever-changing playoff seeds as we finish the last quarter of the season.  With 22 games left (for most teams) the NBA season is coming down to the wire.  The Western Conference bottom half of the playoffs is a dogfight with five teams battling for four spots.  Let’s get into this weeks column. Three Positive Plays Damian …

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Triple Double Tuesday – Weekly Column 2.2.16

This may be a week for another sport but it will always be business as usual here at Hoopscritic.  With a few weeks away from All Star Weekend, it is a good time to check into the season as we prepare for the playoff push and seeding watch.  In case you missed it, don’t forget to check out the Mid-Season Awards by the staff at Hoopscritic. Three Positive Things Here Come the Thunder No it …

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