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Celtics hopes rest on Tatum and Brown in 2020-21 season

Celtics hopes rest on Tatum and Brown in 2020-21 season

The Boston Celtics have turned over the success of their franchise to Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown after allowing another veteran to leave during the off-season. Boston have seen Kyrie Irving, Al Horford and now Gordon Hayward depart the team over the last two years. General manager Danny Ainge has committed to a policy of [...]

January 11, 2021 admin Blogs 0

Top 4 MVP Candidates for 2020-21 NBA Season

Top 4 MVP Candidates for 2020-21 NBA Season

Entering the 2020-21 season, many teams who have great potential will be participating in the league. However, all of them will be chasing after the back of the Los Angeles Lakers. After they won their 17th championship title, they entered the 2020-21 season with more talented players who will make their team stronger. Obviously, they [...]

January 5, 2021 admin Blogs 0

4 Highest Paid NBA Stars in 2020

4 Highest Paid NBA Stars in 2020

Unsurprisingly, careers in professional sports yield some of the world’s highest salaries. Annual pay plus advertisement appearances, endorsement contracts and a list of various other things result in these lucky few becoming millionaires a thousand times over. However, the NBA in particular tops the charts as their athletes are paid more than players in other [...]

November 24, 2020 admin Blogs 2

6 LeBron James Records Luka Doncic Might Break

6 LeBron James Records Luka Doncic Might Break

Luka Doncic recently became the third-youngest player in NBA history to be named to the All-NBA First Team. The youngest player to do so was LeBron James, who beat Luka by 58 days. (For the record, without the stoppage of play that occurred in March, Luka would have beat LeBron’s record.) That got me thinking. [...]

November 6, 2020 admin Blogs 0

Top Bets Ever Placed on NBA Games

Top Bets Ever Placed on NBA Games

Sports betting is a common type of gambling, and many punters worldwide love to bet on basketball events, particularly the NBA. Contrary to some beliefs, betting on NBA games isn’t a sure banker. In fact, it can be riskier than playing slots at a casino online such as Platin Casino. Over the years, several punters [...]

October 13, 2020 admin Blogs, Offbeat 0

How will the Heat stop Anthony Davis after a dominant game 1 performance?

How will the Heat stop Anthony Davis after a dominant game 1 performance?

It’s taken us a bit longer than expected to get to this stage, but the NBA Finals began this week. The Los Angeles Lakers have been in great form of late on their way to winning the Western Conference. They continued that dominant form when beating the Miami Heat, who won the Eastern Conference in [...]

October 2, 2020 admin Blogs 0

How Basketball Spread across the Globe and Landed in China

How Basketball Spread across the Globe and Landed in China

Basketball is as American as apple pie, the 4th of July, Coca Cola and Superbowl Sunday but when did it all begin and how has it influenced the rest of the world? In 1891 in Springfield a young PE (physical education) teacher was tasked with coming up with a new game or activity to keep [...]

September 16, 2020 admin Blogs 0

Big Shaq: Looking Back At His Biggest NBA Moments

Big Shaq: Looking Back At His Biggest NBA Moments

When you are looking at the greatest names in basketball, you are spoilt for choice. It is like standing in the sports shop with 71 different brands to choose from and being asked to select the one that will always be the best. Although there are a host of basketball superstars, from Jordan to James, [...]

August 25, 2020 admin Blogs 0

Throwback Thursday: 19-Year Old Kobe Bryant Posterizes Ben Wallace [Video]

Throwback Thursday:  19-Year Old Kobe Bryant Posterizes Ben Wallace [Video]

Just in case anyone has forgotten the incredible athleticism of a young 19 year old Kobe Bryant coming out of high school, let this pre-season dunk on shot blocker Ben Wallace be a reminder. When Kobe came straight out of high school to the NBA, it was still a bit taboo to do so. And [...]

July 16, 2020 admin Blogs 1

Final Stretch of 2019-20 NBA Season: Everything You Need to Know

Final Stretch of 2019-20 NBA Season: Everything You Need to Know

Sports fulfil an important role in our lives. No matter which team you follow or who your favorite athlete is, there’s no denying the fact witnessing a live sporting event is a sign of returning to some semblance of normality in our troubled world. While most major American leagues have made progress on that front, [...]

July 3, 2020 admin Blogs 0