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2017-2018 NBA Midseason Awards: Most Improved Player

With the 2017-2018 NBA season past the midpoint and All-Star weekend approaching, it is time to take a look at my annual Midseason Awards. Most Improved Player   5. Kristaps Porzingis- New York Knicks(23.5ppg, 6.8rpg, 1.2apg) 4. Aaron Gordon- Orlando Magic(18.6ppg, 8.0rpg, 2.1apg) 3. Clint Capela- Houston Rockets(14.5ppg, 10.8rpg, 1.1apg) 2. Jaylen Brown- Boston Celtics(14.2ppg, 5.6rpg, 1.4apg) 1. Victor Oladipo- Indiana Pacers(24.3ppg, 5.3rpg, 4.0apg) Advertisements Continue reading 2017-2018 NBA Midseason Awards: Most Improved Player

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NBA Christmas Day Preview

It’s Christmas Day and once again the NBA takes center stage with five marquee matchups. Along with festive sneakers worn by the players, the Christmas team uniforms differ each year. This year the NBA has gone with the sleeved jersey being rocked by Dwight Howard below. The actual games on the docket for today should provide for some good entertainment. Chicago Bulls at Brooklyn Nets … Continue reading NBA Christmas Day Preview

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Top NBA Players in 2013-2014: Number 7

With the start of the 2013-2014 NBA season just 7 days away it is time for the annual KAT top players countdown. I’m sure there will be a lot of dissenting views but here goes. 7. Carmelo Anthony, SF, New York Knicks 2012-2013 Stats: 28.7pts, 6.9reb, 2.6ast Career Achievements: •6x NBA All-Star(2007-2008, 2010-2013) •NBA Scoring Champion(2013) •2x All-NBA Second Team(2010, 2013) •4x All-NBA Third Team(2006-2007, … Continue reading Top NBA Players in 2013-2014: Number 7

2012 NBA Playoffs: Heat Advance, Grizzlies Survive

Heat 106 Knicks 94 MIA wins 4-1 The Miami Heat are on to the second round after they defeated the New York Knicks 106-94 Wednesday night. LeBron James led the Heat with 29 points, 7 assists, and 8 rebounds. Dwyane Wade and Mario Chalmers added 19 points. Carmelo Anthony went out fighting scoring 35 points for the Knicks. They Heat will face the Indiana Pacers … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: Heat Advance, Grizzlies Survive

2012 NBA Playoffs: 3-1 Advantage

76ers 89 Bulls 82 PHI 3-1 The number one seed in the Eastern Conference are a loss away from being eliminated by the eight seed Philadelphia 76ers. The Bulls lost their third straight game of the series since they lost their superstar Derrick Rose to a torn ACL. Spencer Hawes’ 22 points and Jrue Holiday’s 20 points led Philly to a 89-82 game 4 victory. … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: 3-1 Advantage

2012 NBA Playoffs: Heat and Thunder Impress

Heat 87 Knicks 70 MIA 3-0 The Miami Heat got a surprisingly huge fourth quarter from LeBron James and pulled away from the Knicks in Madison Square Garden. James finished with a team high 32 points, 17 of which came on the fourth quarter. James also had 8 rebounds and 5 assists. Dwyane Wade scored 20 points and Mario Chalmers threw in 19 points. The … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: Heat and Thunder Impress

2012 NBA Playoffs: Eastern Conference First Round Predictions

The 2012 NBA Playoffs are here! After an exciting lockout shortened season, we have an intriguing set of first round matches. Let’s kick things off with out Eastern Conference first round predictions. Eastern Conference (1)Chicago Bulls vs (8)Philadelphia 76ers Even with Derrick Rose missing significant time in the regular season, Chicago’s defense will stifle Philly and win this series easy 4-1. (2)Miami Heat vs (7)New … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: Eastern Conference First Round Predictions