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bestsportsbrawls

We Don’t Get Along, So Let’s Get it On. Best Sports Brawls. April is a wacky time for a sports fan. The NFL post-season is over, you just come off the high of March Madness, then you hit a lull. All you got is the start of the MLB season and …
stephencurrynbafinals

NBA Finals Odds for Teams outside of Oakland. Stephen Curry, the second leading scorer on the Golden State Warriors, suffered a Grade 2 sprain of his MCL on Friday night in a victory against the Atlanta Hawks. Curry injured his knee during his first game back in the lineup after missing six …
nbarookiesoftheyear

NBA Rookies of the Year–Mitchell Hitting the Right Notes. In June, when the Philadelphia 76ers picked Washington PG Markelle Fultz, Sixers fans were salivating. Philly had assembled a core of young players that could lead the Eastern Conference for years to come. Center Joel Embiid and G Ben Simmons were finally …
aarongordonunderrateddunker

“In The Face.” It’s every basketball fans dream, driving the lane, catching air, and throwing down a vicious dunk. But frankly, the percentage of human beings that can dunk is small. That’s one of the reasons why we marvel at the spectacle of a slam dunk. There is no official history …
demarderozandepression

The Struggle is Real. The Toronto Raptors have been one of the best teams in the Eastern Conference since 2013, thanks in large part to the play of All-Star guard DeMar DeRozan. He’s been a consistent 20 point-per-game scorer, named to four All-Star games, and a member of the U.S. …
collegebasketballfbiprobe

You Made the List. In the last days of February, Yahoo! Sports published an explosive article detailing illegal cash payments made by former NBA agent Andy Miller, Christian Dawkins and Miller’s agency, ASM Sports to college basketball recruits and coaches around the country. The FBI corruption probe revealed an underground operation involving …
heidiwatneysportsbroadcaster

A Gift to Our Ears. Last week we published Part I of our unscientific ranking of sports broadcasters. We focused on the worst and judging but our traffic and social media engagement, you agreed with our list. We’re not full-time haters. Every once in a while, we congratulate. Here is …
joebucktroyaikmanfoxsports

Like Nails on a Chalkboard. It’s finally the weekend. You busted your ass on the job all week and now you’re going to kick back, pop open a cold one, and watch the big game. But then it happens. That announce team is ‘doing’ the game and your day is ruined. …
kinglebronjamesflex

He’s Just Not That Into You. Let’s get this straight, after going to the NBA Finals, you trade one of the best PGs in the league for an undersized guard coming off a major injury during the off-season. When the Cavs traded Kyrie Irving to Boston for the package of Isaiah …
nbaallstarstarters

The Draft is Must-See TV. The 2018 NBA All-Star Game is coming up on February 16 from Los Angeles. In the era of Magic, Bird, and Jordan, this game was amazing. The 10 best players in the league battled it out for bragging rights for the next 365 days. Post-Jordan, the …