The Numbers Behind Finals Contenders

The NBA is a league where good teams thrive with consistency, but quantifying consistency is difficult because over the course of a game teams go on runs and scoreless streaks. When are the best teams picking their spots to pull away? When do great defenses start clamping down? Breaking teams down by quarter will help our insight into this and help us predict the upcoming … Continue reading The Numbers Behind Finals Contenders

ReDrafting the Top 5 Picks of the 2017 NBA Draft

The 2017 class of NBA rookies has shown the depth and potential to be a draft talked about for years to come. Let’s look at a way too early redraft of the top 5 picks from a year ago. Philadelphia 76ers – Jayson Tatum This is a tough one, but knowing what we know now about Ben Simmons after his rookie year, Tatum is the … Continue reading ReDrafting the Top 5 Picks of the 2017 NBA Draft

Two Coaches of a Generation

Bill Bellichick and Gregg Popovich have been the greatest coaches of my lifetime and probably of all time. They have been so dominant in their respective sports for so long, in an age where parody reigns supreme, these men are driven, proven leaders who have flourished in the face of adversity time and time again. Popovich, the coach of the San Antonio Spurs has amassed … Continue reading Two Coaches of a Generation

Best International Players In The NBA Today

International players have invaded this league for a number of years now. They all bring something different to the game but the best of them can hang with anyone in the league. Here is the cream of the crop. Kyrie Irving Kyrie essentially grew up in America, but was born in Australia. He is a top 3 point guard in the NBA and has the … Continue reading Best International Players In The NBA Today