Washington Wizards Season Preview

Washington Wizards Season Preview

The Wizards made a huge slash to start the 2022 off-season during the NBA draft by shipping Russell Westbrook off to the Los Angeles Lakers for Montrezl Harrell, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, and Kyle Kuzma. The move reshaped not only the Wizards but also the western conference. The Wizards finished the 2021 …

Hornets look to be moving away from Malik Monk

Hornets look to be moving away from Malik Monk

The Charlotte Hornets decline to offer guard Malik Monk a qualifying offer on Sunday, making the fourth-year guard an unrestricted free agent. The move, along with moves during the draft, suggests that the team is moving away from the former lottery pick. The Hornets, needing a shooting guard and scoring, …

2021 Second Round Picks Who Will Make an Impact in 2021-22

2021 Second Round Picks Who Will Make an Impact in 2021-22

The NBA draft is over and 60 players heard their names called. But not all draft picks are created equal. A first-round pick is pretty much guaranteed to play in the NBA, a 2nd rounder however has a much more difficult task ahead of them. But many second-round picks make …

USA Women look to dominate once again

USA Women look to dominate once again

The 2020, er 2021, Olympic games are underway in Tokyo, Japan. Once again the United States is favored to dominate the medal count. The US is favored in many of the traditional American powerhouse sports; swimming, track and field, gymnastics, and of course basketball. While we have seen the men’s …

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 most improbable basketball accumulator ever?

During one special month each year, the NBA takes a back seat. Whenever the annual NCAA Tournament is in play, as college teams battle for the national championship, it is the primary focus of attention for millions of Americans who love basketball. If you thought that results can sometimes be …

Rockets swap Westbrook for Wall

Rockets swap Westbrook for Wall

The 2020-21 seen its first blockbuster trade. The Houston Rockets swapped Russell Westbrook for Washington’s John Wall in a trade of two former franchise players. The Rockets also get a protected first-round pick. The Rockets had been looking to move Westbrook since the beginning of the offseason and finally found …