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NBA 2017 Season Preview: Toronto Raptors

North of the border is where you will find our next team, as the Toronto Raptors look to make it five straight playoff appearnces this upcoming 2017-18 season. Toronto has been a model of consistency the past few years as they have finished as a fourth seed or higher each of the last four seasons… Continue reading NBA 2017 Season Preview: Toronto Raptors

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NBA 2017 Season Preview: Los Angeles Clippers

The Los Angeles Clippers have moved on from their 'Lob City' days from a few years ago but they have failed to win and bring in championships like they had imagined. In fact, the Clippers have yet to reach a Western Conference Finals, so the front office decided it was time to revamp the roster… Continue reading NBA 2017 Season Preview: Los Angeles Clippers

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NBA 2017 Preview: Portland Trail Blazers

The Portland Trail Blazers are looking to make five straight postseason appearances but standing in their way are a new handful of Western Conference teams that greatly improved this offseason. While most of the Western Conference was making trades and signing free agents to improve their rosters, Portland stayed relatively quite. As an eight seed… Continue reading NBA 2017 Preview: Portland Trail Blazers

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NBA 2017 Preview: Charlotte Hornets

After making the playoffs in 2015-16, many thought the Charlotte Hornets would improve and return in the 2016-17 season. The injury bug bit the Hornets last season as they were the 11th most injured team in the NBA. Where they were injured the most was in the frontcourt as the team was without Cody Zeller,… Continue reading NBA 2017 Preview: Charlotte Hornets

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NBA 2017 Preview: New Orleans Pelicans

Next up are the New Orleans Pelicans. The Pelicans made the most noise last season at the trade deadline swapping three players and a first-round pick for DeMarcus Cousins, formerly of the Sacramento Kings. Initially, many fans and experts thought the Pelicans were clear winners of the trade but now it is starting to look… Continue reading NBA 2017 Preview: New Orleans Pelicans

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NBA 2017 Season Preview: Orlando Magic

Next up on the list, the Orlando Magic. Orlando is a franchise where fans talk about a lot of 'What-Ifs' scenarios and are used to seeing their dominant centers leave. This team is not too far removed from their last Finals appearance back in 2009, but have not had a whole lot of 'magic' in… Continue reading NBA 2017 Season Preview: Orlando Magic

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Arcade Fire lend assist to Golden State Warriors

According to The Mercury News, Arcade Fire has postponed their Oct. 17th show to Oct. 21st to make room for the Golden State Warriors opening game. This comes in the wake of the 2017-18 NBA season, which will now begin on Oct. 17th with the Golden State Warriors at their native Oracle Arena in Oakland,… Continue reading Arcade Fire lend assist to Golden State Warriors

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Biggest Surprises and Dissapoinments from the 2017 NBA Summer League

The NBA Summer League:  a chance for rookies to display their talents to the new fan base, a chance for on-the-fence second years and free agent players to prove they are still valuable and a chance for everyone else to watch the up and coming talent. More than in years passed, the 2017 Summer League… Continue reading Biggest Surprises and Dissapoinments from the 2017 NBA Summer League

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Biggest Winners of the NBA Offseason

With a very lopsided NBA Finals this year, NBA fans across the league were hyping up this NBA offseason to be an entertaining one and it sure has lived up to the hype. NBA fans were also hoping that teams across the league would pursue building their own 'super team' in order to try and… Continue reading Biggest Winners of the NBA Offseason

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NBA Draft: Biggest Winners and Losers

The 2017 NBA Draft is in the books and with such a deep draft, a lot of teams had a very good draft and stacked up on young talent. Some teams drafted much better than others, while very few made some questionable decisions. After a week of analyzing each teams' picks, here are my biggest… Continue reading NBA Draft: Biggest Winners and Losers