|Posted on August 15, 2014 at 6:40 PM||comments (1)|
These statistics were not only judged on how impressive they sound, but also on how close they have come to being approached and the chances of them ever being achieved again.
Wilt Chamberlain led the league in points, assists, rebounds, and field goal percentage in separate seaso...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 23, 2013 at 11:35 PM||comments (1)|
In the wake of thunderous alley oop slams from Deandre Jordan and Lebron James over the last two weeks, there's no better time to rank the greatest alley oops in league history.
In the coming week I will be writing my second annual mailb...Read Full Post »
|Posted on February 16, 2013 at 9:10 AM||comments (0)|
In preparation for tonight's Slam Dunk Contest, here is a video I made of the top 10 dunk contest dunks in the history of the event:
Check back tomorrow for an analysis of NBA All-Star Saturday Night.
|Posted on December 26, 2012 at 10:50 PM||comments (1)|
This season has been filled with spectacular highlights, so here are the best of the year so far, with additional analysis on how the NBA should fix the slam dunk contest, the one and only Javale McGee, and the little-known player that is somehow the second best center in the league.
* If there's no video, click on the links to see the plays.
1. Harrison Barnes dunks on Nikola Pekovic
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|Posted on December 24, 2012 at 9:45 PM||comments (3)|
We survived the Mayan Apocalypse despite some very ominous signs throughout 2012 suggesting that world would end, such as the Bobcats acutally playing decently for a period of time. But, as usual, the Bobcats lost 14 games in a row, the world didn't end, and here we are. To celebrate our existance, I am writing three different top 10 lists over the course of this week, starting with the top 10 MVP candidates of the season thus far:
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|Posted on November 23, 2012 at 5:05 PM||comments (5)|
10. New York Knicks’ fans who wanted to resign Jeremy Lin
There were plenty of Knicks’ fans, myself not included, who wanted New York to resign Lin for $8.5 million per year after his breakout season. But if any Knicks’ fan tells you today that he’d rather have Jeremy Lin than free-agent acquisitions Jason Kidd, Raymond Felton, Rasheed Wallace, and Ronnie Brewer (making $8.77 million this year comb...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 30, 2012 at 4:00 PM||comments (0)|
30. Charlotte “At least we can’t be worse than last season… or can we?” Bobcats
29. Orlando “Whenever you have the chance to trade Dwight Howard for Arron Afflalo, you simply have to do it” Magic
28. Sacrame...Read Full Post »
|Posted on June 25, 2012 at 9:05 PM||comments (2)|
By now, if you don’t appreciate Lebron James’ magical all-around performance in the 2012 NBA Finals, you need to start appreciating it, or you need to stop calling yourself a basketball fan. Some people are going to overreact and say that we can compare him to Michael Jordan, and some people will blow it off out of spite towards Lebron and say that he got too much help from his supporting cast. I took it upon myself to figure out where exactly Lebron’s performanc...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 3, 2012 at 5:10 PM||comments (1)|
9. The lockout, which led to a compressed schedule, has had a huge impact on the way this season is being played out. For at least the first 20 games of the year, teams were really out of sync, shooting low percentages (only three teams over 46% right now), and players were out of shape. Some of these out-of-s...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 11, 2011 at 11:40 PM||comments (2)|
Until, basketball season begins on Christmas Day, let us focus our attention on the thrilling NFL season that is taking place.
My MVP at this point in the season is, without a doubt, Aaron Rodgers of the Green Bay Packers. He is one pace to smash the all-time single-season passer rating – The record is 121.1. Rodgers has 125.3, and the next highest in the league in 105.9 (Tom Brady). In fact, though he has yet to play most of his career, ...Read Full Post »