Comments of NBA Greats About Warriors are Damaging the League

Photo Credit: Business Insider With how great the Golden State Warriors have been over the course of the past three seasons, they have drawn a lot of attention from NBA all-time greats. While the praise for the team is generally high, the snide comments from some of those all-time greats about whether or not this Warriors team would stand a chance “back in the day” … Continue reading Comments of NBA Greats About Warriors are Damaging the League

Lakers-Pacers Recap

Photo Credit: Indianapolis Star At Bankers’ Life Fieldhouse, the Indiana Pacers took down the Los Angeles Lakers by a score of 115-108. The Pacers record has improved to 2-2, and the Lakers record has dropped to 1–3. The leading scorer for the Indiana Pacers was Paul George. He put up 30 points in the victory. The leading scorer for the Los Angeles Lakers was Louis Williams, … Continue reading Lakers-Pacers Recap

What Should Have Been: Los Angeles Lakers

Photo source: NBC Los Angeles   This is part two of a series titled “What Should Have Been,” documenting players and teams in NBA history who should have been great, but were held back by injuries. Reading the title, one might wonder, when have the Lakers not lived up to their potential? To answer that question, let’s go back to June 25, 1979, when the … Continue reading What Should Have Been: Los Angeles Lakers

NBA Rookie of the Year Predictions

Photo credit: Bleacherreport.com  Ben Simmons: Simmons is the clear front-runner for the award. Although the LSU graduate probably won’t be able to carry the 76ers to the playoffs this year, he appears to have an amazing future in the NBA.  Brandon Ingram: Drafted to the Lakers with the second overall pick in the draft, Ingram has the ability to keep up with veteran players and can maybe fill a little of … Continue reading NBA Rookie of the Year Predictions

First Round NBA Mock Draft 2.0

Photo Credit: http://www.thebiglead.com 1. Philadelphia 76ers: PF Ben Simmons, Louisiana State 2. Los Angeles Lakers: SF Brandon Ingram, Duke 3. Boston Celtics: SG Buddy Hield, Oklahoma 4. Phoenix Suns: C Dragan Bender, Croatia 5. Minnesota Timberwolves: PG Kris Dunn, Providence 6. New Orleans Pelicans: SG Jamal Murray, Kentucky 7. Denver Nuggets: PF Marquese Chriss, Washington 8. Sacramento Kings: SF Jaylen Brown, California 9. Toronto Raptors: … Continue reading First Round NBA Mock Draft 2.0

First Round NBA Mock Draft 1.0

Photo Credit: SB Nation 1. Philadelphia 76ers: PF Ben Simmons, Louisiana State 2. Los Angeles Lakers: SF Brandon Ingram, Duke 3. Boston Celtics: SG Buddy Hield, Oklahoma 4. Phoenix Suns: C Dragan Bender, Croatia 5. Minnesota Timberwolves: PG Kris Dunn, Providence 6. New Orleans Pelicans: SG Jaylen Brown, California 7. Denver Nuggets: C Jakob Poeltl, Utah 8. Sacramento Kings: SG Jamal Murray, Kentucky 9. Toronto Raptors: … Continue reading First Round NBA Mock Draft 1.0