The Architect of Show-Time

The Showtime Lakers of the 1980s are undoubtedly one of the greatest dynasties in NBA history. Behind Magic Johnson, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, James Worthy, and Pat Riley they made nine NBA finals and won 5 of them. Their epic battles with the Larry Bird lead Celtics established what a rivalry should …

Racism runs deep in the Jazz DNA: a history of racism and the Utah Jazz

Racism runs deep in the Jazz DNA: a history of racism and the Utah Jazz

The Utah Jazz have once again found themselves at the forefront of a racism controversy following yet another fan incident at a game. This time it involves several Jazz fans saying racists comments to the father of Memphis Grizzlies star Ja Morant. But the Jazz are no stranger to racist …

The Worst Draft in NBA history: 1952

The Worst Draft in NBA history: 1952

When discussing the worst NBA draft classes in NBA history, two classes often get brought up: The 1986 NBA draft and the 2000 NBA draft. Both drafts, while disastrous, did produce multiple NBA all-stars. However, only one draft class has failed to produce multiple NBA all-stars and that is the …

SUPERTEAMS THAT WON CHAMPIONSHIPS

SUPERTEAMS THAT WON CHAMPIONSHIPS

Miami Heat 2010-14 Miami had just won a championship with Wade and Shaq, and were high on staying at the top of the food chain where contenders and winners perch. In the off-season of the 2010 season, the} 86name in free agency was available and the Heat had a chance …

5 Cities the NBA could expand to

5 Cities the NBA could expand to

The NHL recently announced that it’s newest team will be called the Seattle Kraken. The Kraken will be the latest in a series of expansions for the four major North American leagues going all the way back to the 1960s. However, expansion has slowed considerable in the last 25 years. …

Military Veterans who have played in the NBA

Military Veterans who have played in the NBA

The United States Military has been a big piece of American history and American lore. Before every basketball game fans stand an honor America and the men and women who have served with the playing of the Star-Spangled Banner. The song immortalizes the defense of Fort McHenry from the war …