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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) Continue reading 2017-2018 NBA Midseason Awards: Most Improved Player

Hollywood’s Newest Star: Dwight Howard Traded to Lakers

The Dwight Howard saga is finally over as he has been traded to the Los Angeles Lakers as part of a blockbuster 4-team trade. Philadelphia 76ers all-star Andre Iguodala is heading to the Denver Nuggets, while the 76ers acquire Andrew Bynum, and Jason Richardson. The Orlando magic receive Arron Afflalo, Al Harrington, Nikola Vecevic and a protected future first-round draft pick from each of the … Continue reading Hollywood’s Newest Star: Dwight Howard Traded to Lakers

2012 NBA Playoffs: Staying Alive

Pacers 105 Magic 87 IND wins 4-1 The Indiana Pacers became the first team in the Eastern Conference to advance to the second round as they made easy work of the Orlando Magic in game 5. Danny Granger led the Pacers with 25 points, while Darren Collison pitched in with 19 points. Jameer Nelson led the Magic with 27 points. The Pacers will meet the … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: Staying Alive

2012 NBA Playoffs: Defending Champs Bounced

Pacers 101 Magic 99 OT IND 3-1 After blowing a 19-point fourth quarter lead the Indiana Pacers held for a 101-99 overtime over the Orlando Magic. The Pacers now own a commanding 3-1 series lead as they head back to Indianapolis for game 5. David West led Indiana with 26 points while Danny Granger scored 21. Clippers 87 Grizzlies 86 LAC 2-1 Much like game … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: Defending Champs Bounced

2012 NBA Playoffs: Grizzlies Roar Back

  (1)Spurs 114(8)Jazz 83 SA 2-0 The San Antonio Spurs continue to look impressive as they once again blew out the Utah Jazz 114-83 to take a commanding 2-0 series lead. Tony Parker led the balanced Spurs attack with 18 points, and 9 assists. Rookie Kawhi Leonard added 17 points. Al Jefferson and Josh Howard led Utah with 10 points a piece. The Series will … Continue reading 2012 NBA Playoffs: Grizzlies Roar Back

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

NBA Player Rankings: #5

In response to ESPN’s NBA Player rankings, I have decided to list my top 10 NBA players!       #5 Dwight Howard Orlando Magic |C| Age: 25 Drafted: 1st in 2004 (by ORL) Career Achievements 3 DPOY(2009, 2010, 2011) 5-time All-Star 2010-2011 Stats GM: 78, PPG: 22.9, RPG: 14.1, BPG: 2.4, FG%: .593, FT%: .596 ESPN RANK: #2         NBA Player Rankings: #6 Continue reading NBA Player Rankings: #5