NBA roundup: Joel Embiid scores 52 as 76ers top Celtics

NBA roundup: Joel Embiid scores 52 as 76ers top Celtics

Tuesday was a night that basketball fans will not soon forget, as the league’s best teams engaged in a series of riveting contests. Eastern Conference contenders Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics squared off in one of the evening’s most anticipated matchups. The Sixers finally prevailed owing in large part to Joel Embiid’s phenomenal performance. Embiid […]

NBA roundup: Paul George gets hurt in Clippers' loss

NBA roundup: Paul George gets hurt in Clippers’ loss

On Tuesday, the Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the host Los Angeles Clippers 101-100, with Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scoring 31 points against his former team and Jalen Williams adding 20. The Thunder have now won eight of their last 10 games, with Josh Giddey and Isaiah Joe contributing 13 and 12 points respectively. However, the Clippers suffered […]

Potential Landing Destinations for Kevin Durant

One of the most interesting stories of the next offseason would be the focus on superstar Kevin Durant, who will be a free agent. Kevin Durant remains an anomaly to the Warriors, since he already completed his mission of attaining championships and fulfilling on building onto his resume. Durant’s loyalty has always been a question […]

The ‘Sophomore Slumps’ of the NBA’s Two Biggest Sophomore Stars

The ‘Sophomore Slump’ is one of the scarier words in sports. After a rookie year where an athlete impresses and displays an extremely bright future, expectations are high. But, many times, some players can’t build off a strong debut, instead, regressing during their encore. The young stars fail to improve enough during their first offseason […]

ESPN’s Standings Projections Underestimating the Lakers and Celtics

ESPN recently released their NBA Summer Forecast standings for the upcoming 2018-2019 season, and in totality, they’re mostly accurate, at least with the standings. But there are some things, such as record projections, that stand out because they are underestimating some teams. Two of the teams that ESPN is underestimating, in some shape or form, […]