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NBA Trade Deadline (’21)

Let’s have a look at all the moving and shaking that happened (and didn’t happen) at the deadline this year! Victor Oladipo is on his way to Miami, in exchange for Avery Bradley, Kelly Olynk and a draft swap. If Oladipo plays up to even half of his potential, Miami have won this trade easily. […]

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A Splitting Headache

I am extremely guilty of overusing the phrase “a splitting headache”. Not in the sense that I complain a lot when I have a headache, more in the sense that I love a good pun and it’s one I get to use frequently. I made one on twitter just the other day. My girlfriend will […]

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NBA All-Star Recap (’21)

I spent my morning watching replays of dunk contest from years past and I couldn’t help but get excited for the All-Star events. Admittedly, I wasn’t at first. A big gathering in Georgia isn’t the best idea in the middle of a pandemic, but I do love this game and for better or worse, I […]

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NBA All-Star 2021

For better or worse, we are having an All-Star weekend in 2021. I’m not here to debate whether or not it’s a good idea in the current climate. I’m not even going to debate who should have been in because I hate doing that (although I do really disagree with some sections this year). I’m […]

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30 Teams, 30 Thoughts

For the NBA 2020-21 Season EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlanta Hawks Personally, I think the Hawks are slightly overrated this season. A lot of people are buying into the hype due to their recent acquisitions, but I’m not one of them. Yes, they’ve made a lot of great decisions and improved their roster, but I still think […]

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NBA Season Preview (2020-2021)

It’s way too early, but what kind of sports journalist would I be if I didn’t try to predict everything before the season has even started? So, as you make your way through this, just keep in mind that I’m just making my best estimates! It’s just for a bit of fun, so if you […]

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The James Harden Drama

Alright. I’ve spent a lot of my time biting my tongue when it comes to James Harden. Those of you who know me, know that I’m far from his biggest fan. I can respect what he does on the court (to an extent) but for the most part, I think he is overrated as a […]

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NBA Trade Breakdown : Wall and Westbrook

Looks like my break is ending early, because we got ourselves a trade! And a big one at that! John Wall got his wish and is headed out of Washington. Russell Westbrook also got his wish and is leaving Houston. There was a rumour going around that this would happen and I did not believe […]

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Free Agency Recap

I will endeavour to update this in the coming days as more deals come in, but here is everything so far! I will do a table with their name, where they signed, how long for and how much money they are getting! If I’ve left it blank, it’s because I don’t know. I won’t do […]

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NBA Draft Night!

It’s here! Honestly, this could be the most exciting draft night in history! Ok, that’s probably an oversell, but it should be pretty fun. Sure, there aren’t any big marquee players that everyone is hyped about. I don’t even know if there are players that ANYONE is hyped about (I’ve got some guys I’m keeping […]