Who’s the best player in the NBA?

LeBron James cleaned up at the ESPYS. He won many of the top awards: Best male athlete, best championship performance, best team, and best moment. What’s intriguing is that he won best NBA player. On the surface it might seem like an obvious choice. The Cavs won the NBA title, LeBron won the Finals MVP and…

Which team is the early favorite to win the NBA title next year?

There might still be fans in the streets of Cleveland celebrating the Cavaliers 2016 NBA title, but it’s never too early to talk about the 2017 NBA Finals. Are the Cavaliers the favorite to win back-to-back titles? Are the Warriors poised to take back the crown? Let’s dig in. The Cavs rallied back from a…

Is Game 7 the final game for Kevin Love in a Cavaliers uniform?

Kevin Love has been a non-factor in the NBA Finals. This isn’t an opinion. Based on the numbers, it’s a fact. Love had yet another underwhelming performance in Game 6, playing just 12 minutes, putting up 7 points and 3 rebounds. In Game 5, he played 33 minutes but still had just 2 points. In Game 4,…

Will the Cavaliers force a Game 7?

Without Draymond Green on the floor, the Cleveland Cavaliers were able to avoid elimination and take out the Golden State Warriors in Game 5 of the Finals 112-97. Green, who was suspended for the game after receiving his 4th flagrant foul of the playoffs, was greatly missed by Golden State, who gave up a combined…

Draymond Green suspended for Game 5 of the Finals

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green will miss Game 5 of the Finals after being assessed his 4th flagrant foul of the NBA Playoffs. Under NBA rules, a player that receives 4 flagrant fouls in the playoffs automatically gets suspended 1 game. The infraction came when Green and Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James got tangled…

Should the Cavs start Kevin Love going forward?

The Cleveland Cavaliers have 113 million reasons to start Kevin Love for the remainder of the NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors. His 5 year/113 million dollar contract is among the highest in the NBA. However, his absence in Game 3 of the Finals has raised questions about his fit on the team. With…

Can the Cavs dig deep back in Cleveland?

After a promising first quarter-and-a-half in Game 2, everything unraveled for Cleveland in Oracle once again. The Warriors have wasted no time in the NBA Finals, jumping out to a convincing 2–0 lead over the Cavaliers. In both games, the Cavs have been held to 36.8 FG% and 27.3 3p%, they’ve yet to score more…

Good News, Bad News for Cleveland

Good News, Bad News for Cleveland Thursday night, the much-anticipated “Rematch” tipped off in Oakland. The Golden State Warriors took Game 1 of the NBA Finals at home, providing a glimpse of what this series might have in store as we look towards Game 2 on Sunday. If you’re the Warriors, everything is on schedule….