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Ryan Bawek

Anthony Davis Has Played With Torn Labrum Past 3 Seasons; Will Miss Olympics

Anthony Davis Has Played With Torn Labrum Past 3 Seasons; Will Miss Olympics

There is a lot of mystery and interest surrounding Anthony Davis and his health lately. The Pelicans superstar was officially shut down for the season Sunday, because of a lingering shoulder issue we were told was a possible hyper-extended knee in the Pelicans loss to the Blazers Friday night. He also could be in line [...]

March 22, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Ryan Bawek 0

An Interesting Situation Brewing Between Anthony Davis, Pelicans

An Interesting Situation Brewing Between Anthony Davis, Pelicans

Anthony Davis has plenty of reasons to make an All-NBA team this season, 24 million to be exact. Due to the “Rose Rule” which is in effect for players who meet certain markers such as making an All-NBA team or winning the MVP award as Rose did in 2010 during the duration of their rookie [...]

March 19, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Ryan Bawek 0

Is DeMarcus Cousins a Lost Cause in Sacramento?

Is DeMarcus Cousins a Lost Cause in Sacramento?

The DeMarcus Cousins rumor mill is churning again in Sacramento amidst all of the controversy and struggles the Kings are currently experiencing as they have for what seems like an eternity now. For a team that was around .500 a few months ago and in the playoff picture, they are now 26-41 and getting dominated [...]

March 18, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Ryan Bawek 1

Warriors First to Win 50 Straight Home Games

Warriors First to Win 50 Straight Home Games

Unsurprisingly, the Golden State Warriors absolutely trounced the New York Knicks in Oakland Wednesday night to the tune of 121-85. They are now an incredible 61-6 on the season and are a 12-3 finish away from having the greatest regular season in NBA history. They also reached another milestone last night that has never been [...]

March 17, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Ryan Bawek 0

Is This The Year Of The Triple-Double?

Is This The Year Of The Triple-Double?

Statisticians have been working overtime in the 2015-16 season as the stat sheet has been stuffed to a level the NBA hasn’t seen in quite some time. With about a month left in the NBA season and most NBA teams having 15 or so games remaining, there have already been more triple-doubles in the league [...]

March 16, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Ryan Bawek 0

Jimmy Butler to Return Tonight

Jimmy Butler to Return Tonight

Some good news came out of the Chicago Bulls morning shoot-around in preparation for their game against the Raptors Monday night. Bulls Head Coach Fred Hoiberg said that Bulls star wing player Jimmy Butler is feeling good and has been cleared to play. Butler told Chicago Tribune reporters that you have to “risk it to [...]

March 14, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Ryan Bawek 0

The Greek Freak Is ON FIRE

The Greek Freak Is ON FIRE

21-year-old Giannis Antetokounmpo is affectionately named the “Greek Freak” for a reason. He is 6’11” (he was 6’9″ when he was drafted at the age of 18) with a 7’3″ wingspan, 12″ hands (which is beyond mind-boggling), less than 5% body fat, and the most interesting of all, his achilles tendon is 13.5″ which is [...]

March 14, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Ryan Bawek 0

LeBron Got the Better of Kobe During Career Matchups

LeBron Got the Better of Kobe During Career Matchups

Although we never got to see the dream NBA Finals match up of Kobe vs. LeBron that we desired for almost a decade, last night was still substantial as it was the last time the two greatest wing players since the Jordan era would ever square off on a basketball court. It was a fun [...]

March 11, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Ryan Bawek 0

Charles Barkley Doesn’t Think The Triangle Is Special

Charles Barkley Doesn’t Think The Triangle Is Special

When speaking with reporters Wednesday Charles Barkley was asked about the Knicks situation and as per usual wasn’t shy to share his opinion, this time commenting on the triangle offense which has been the hallmark of every team Phil Jackson has been associated with for the past 25 years including the Knicks. “It’s all about [...]

March 9, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Ryan Bawek 0

Warriors Hold Record for Longest Home Winning Streak in NBA History

Warriors Hold Record for Longest Home Winning Streak in NBA History

The tsunami that is the 2015-16 Golden State Warriors kept making history Monday night. With a 119-113 win over the Orlando Magic at the Oracle Arena, the Warriors set a new record for the longest home winning streak in NBA history. They have now won an incredible 45 straight home games. HISTORY! The Warriors now [...]

March 8, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Ryan Bawek 0