San Marino Scores First Ever International Away Goal

Photo Credit: Tackk.com An unusual story, but certainly an interesting one. San Marino, a country located inside of Italy with a population of about 32,000, has just scored its first ever away goal on the international stage, and it didn’t just come against some nobody. It came against Norway, who may not be a European superstar, but certainly has more talent than San Marino. Marino’s … Continue reading San Marino Scores First Ever International Away Goal

NBA Projected Starting Lineup Rankings

Photo Credit: knbr.com (featured image), ESPN (team logos) This list includes each team’s record from the 2015-2016 NBA season. It includes the name of each player in the projected starting lineup as well as their projected position and their stats per 36 minutes from last season. Note that these starting fives are projected starting fives and are not official. Also note that players with long-term injuries … Continue reading NBA Projected Starting Lineup Rankings

#1 Golden State Warriors

Photo Credit: NBA (all) Note: Statistics are per 36 minutes.  Golden State Warriors (2015-2016 Season Record: 73-9) Point Guard: Stephen Curry 31.7 points, 5.7 rebounds, 7.0 assists, 0.2 blocks, 2.3 steals, 50.4% FG%, 45.4% 3P%, and 90.8% FT% Shooting Guard: Klay Thompson 23.9 points, 4.1 rebounds, 2.2 assists, 0.7 blocks, 0.8 steals, 47.0% FG%, 42.5% 3P%, 87.3% FT% Small Forward: Kevin Durant 28.3 points, 8.2 rebounds, … Continue reading #1 Golden State Warriors

#2 San Antonio Spurs

Photo Credit: NBA (all) Note: Statistics are per 36 minutes.  San Antonio Spurs (2015-2016 Season Record: 67-15) Point Guard: Tony Parker 15.6 points, 3.2 rebounds, 6.9 assists, 0.2 blocks, 1.0 steal, 49.3% FG%, 41.5% 3P%, 76.0 FT% Shooting Guard: Danny Green 10.0 points, 5.3 rebounds, 2.5 assists, 1.1 blocks, 1.4 steals, 37.6% FG%, 33.2% 3P%, 73.9% FT% Small Forward: Kawhi Leonard 23.0 points, 7.5 rebounds, 2.8 assists, 1.1 … Continue reading #2 San Antonio Spurs

#3 Cleveland Cavaliers

Photo Credit: NBA (all) Note: Statistics are per 36 minutes.  Cleveland Cavaliers (2015-2016 Season Record: 57-25) Point Guard: Kyrie Irving 22.5 points, 3.4 rebounds, 5.4 assists, 0.4 blocks, 1.2 steals, 44.8% FG%, 32.1% 3P%, 88.5% FT% Shooting Guard: JR Smith 14.6 points, 3.3 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 0.3 blocks, 1.2 steals, 41.5% FG%, 40.0% 3P%, 63.4% FT% Small Forward: LeBron James 25.5 points, 7.5 rebounds, 6.8 assists, 0.7 blocks, … Continue reading #3 Cleveland Cavaliers

#4 Toronto Raptors

Photo Credit: NBA (all) Note: Statistics are per 36 minutes.  Toronto Raptors (2015-2016 Season Record: 56-26) Point Guard: Kyle Lowry 20.6 points, 4.6 rebounds, 6.2 assists, 0.4 blocks, 2.0 steals, 42.7% FG%, 38.8% 3P%, 81.1% FT% Shooting Guard: DeMar DeRozan 23.5 points, 4.5 rebounds, 4.0 assists, 0.3 blocks, 1.0 steal, 44.6% FG%, 33.8% 3P%, 85.0% FT% Small Forward: DeMarre Carroll 13.1 points, 5.6 rebounds, 1.2 assists, 0.3 blocks, … Continue reading #4 Toronto Raptors

#5 Los Angeles Clippers

Photo Credit: NBA (all) Note: Statistics are per 36 minutes.  Los Angeles Clippers (2015-2016 Season Record: 53-29) Point Guard: Chris Paul 21.5 points, 4.6 rebounds, 11.0 assists, 0.2 blocks, 2.3 steals, 46.2% FG%, 37.1% 3P%, 89.6% FT% Shooting Guard: JJ Redick 21.0 points, 2.4 rebounds, 1.8 assists, 0.1 blocks, 0.7 steals, 48.0% FG%, 47.5% 3P%, 88.8% FT% Small Forward: Luc Richard Mbah a Moute 6.5 points, 4.8 rebounds, … Continue reading #5 Los Angeles Clippers