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NBA Rumors: Why Deron Williams Won’t Be an Option for Lakers

NBA Rumors: Why Deron Williams Won’t Be an Option for Lakers

May 29, 2012 – Dan Favale Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers are justifiably in the market for another upgrade at point guard, but they must ensure they don’t waste time chasing Deron Williams. [...]

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Do You Believe in the Boston Celtics?

Do You Believe in the Boston Celtics?

May 28, 2012 – Dan Favale The Celtics are too old, too inconsistent, too easy to exploit and simply not athletic enough. That’s what we’ve heard all season, but should we accept it? Boston and Miami will tip-off their Eastern Conference Finals matchup Monday night, in what will be another chance for LeBron James to [...]

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Don’t Count Out Steve Nash to the Knicks

Don’t Count Out Steve Nash to the Knicks

May 25, 2012 – Dan Favale The New York Knicks just cannot catch a break. Though it was believed to be a long shot, New York’s potential pursuit of Steve Nash took a crushing blow, amid a report that the veteran point guard has no interest in signing with Knicks. But are we really to [...]

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NBA Rumors: Why the Lakers Must Proceed With Extreme Caution

NBA Rumors: Why the Lakers Must Proceed With Extreme Caution

May 24, 2012 – Dan Favale For Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers, the day of reckoning is finally here. Again. After another early postseason exit at the hands of a deeper roster [...]

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Heat vs. Pacers: Are Lebron and Wade Sending Out Enforcers?

Heat vs. Pacers: Are Lebron and Wade Sending Out Enforcers?

May 23, 2012 – Dan Favale The Miami Heat-Indiana Pacers game Tuesday night left Roy Hibbert feeling as if LeBron James and Dwyane Wade had an NFL-like bounty system of their own. [...]

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Orlando Magic: Dwight Howard, Stan Van Gundy and Where It All Went Wrong

Orlando Magic: Dwight Howard, Stan Van Gundy and Where It All Went Wrong

May 22, 2012 – Dan Favale The Orlando Magic sent a message Monday when they parted ways with head coach Stan Van Gundy and general manager Otis Smith. Did I write message? I’m sorry, I mean held up a white flag. [...]

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NBA Playoffs 2012: In Defense of Indiana Pacers’ Danny Granger

NBA Playoffs 2012: In Defense of Indiana Pacers’ Danny Granger

May 21, 2012 – Dan Favale The Miami Heat are notorious whiners, specifically LeBron James and Dwyane Wade, and Danny Granger of the Indiana Pacers isn’t okay with that. I’ve ripped apart Granger before, but there will be none of that here. As much distaste as I’ve expressed for some of Granger’s actions in the [...]

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Los Angeles Clippers: More on the Line Than a Championship

Los Angeles Clippers: More on the Line Than a Championship

May 18, 2012 – Dan Favale The Clippers have put themselves in a must win situation for Game 3 against the Spurs, for reasons other than championship attainment. [...]

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NBA Playoffs 2012: LeBron James and the Fallacy of Choking

NBA Playoffs 2012: LeBron James and the Fallacy of Choking

May 17, 2012 – Dan Favale The world will watch the Heat and Pacers with bated breath Thursday night. Not watching to see either team win or lose, but watching to see if LeBron James pulls another disappearing act down the stretch. [...]

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Derrick Rose: The Chicago Bulls are Officially Screwed

Derrick Rose: The Chicago Bulls are Officially Screwed

May 16, 2012 – Dan Favale The Chicago Bulls are screwed, there’s simply no other word for it. Word came Tuesday that Derrick Rose would be out between 8-12 months rehabilitating his torn ACL. From ESPN.com: “We’re at this point very optimistic. … We think of recovery as the long process that’s in stages. But [...]

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