With the 2018-2019 season over, it’s time to start thinking about next year. So today, I’ll be setting my own power rankings including brief descriptions for every team. Let’s get started Western Conference Golden State Warriors The Warriors are the team to beat, despite recent advancements in the West, Curry and the Warriors will continue to be a threat, with or without Klay and KD, … Continue reading Way Too Early Power Rankings for the 2019-2020 Season
If you ask almost any Carolina fan who the most disappointing player was for the Tar Heels this season, the answer would undoubtedly be Nassir Little. There was a lot of hype surrounding Little coming out of high school. He was the McDonald’s All American game MVP after scoring 28 points and grabbing 5 rebounds. Against a team consisting of Zion Williamson, Rj Barrett, Romeo … Continue reading Will Nassir Little be a bust in the NBA?
We all know the name. Tacko Fall. This 7 foot 6 (perhaps 7) inch tall Senegalese hooper has garnered media attention and overall fan love. Tacko Fall’s rise to fame came when UCF pulled off an upset first round victory, and found themselves in the spotlight against the dominant Duke squad. Fall and UCF came so close to capturing yet another upset over Duke, only … Continue reading Everyone’s Favorite Giant : Tacko Fall – Where He Might Play
Before I get into these trades, I first want to preface this by saying that these may not be the most realistic of trades. Players like Clint Capela and Mike Conley are currently being looked at by teams, but the the trade itself may not be the most realistic. I made trades that benefit both teams, and I tried to keep them realistic, but you … Continue reading 5 Potential Offseason Trades
Ah yes, the long awaited Lavar Ball reaction to Lonzo’s trade to the New Orleans Pelicans. Clearly Lavar Ball wasn’t going to react well to Lonzo’s trade. Lavar actually only found out about the trade via PA speaker at Liangelo’s Drew League game. Many videos which I’ll attach below show Lavar’s sad and defeated face as he fathoms his son’s trade from his beloved Lakers. … Continue reading Lavar Ball Reacts to Lonzo’s Trade
As you’ve probably heard by now Anthony Davis is now a Los Angeles Laker. Lonzo Ball, Brandan Ingram, Josh Hart, and three first round picks (Including the #4 overall pick) are heading to New Orleans in exchange for Anthony Davis. This move will have a big impact on the NBA as whole, but also on the two teams involved. The Lakers have their … Continue reading How the Anthony Davis trade has changed the NBA landscape
Free agency will begin in a little less than three weeks, and as most NBA fans will be excited to see which teams sign which players, the Anthony Davis trade rumors have been reawakened and have been swirling around much more frequently. AD to LA? Many NBA reporters have reported that the Lakers and Pelicans were in deep discussion to get a deal done. All … Continue reading The AD trade Rumors: Where Will He Go?
For those of you new to this team, and this league; the Stingers are a professional basketball team in the CEBL (Canadian Elite Basketball League). There’s six teams in the CEBL and it’s considered Canada’s highest level of basketball play. Today we’re recapping the Edmonton Stingers game against the Hamilton Honey Badgers. The Badgers came out with the win in a nail-biter over the Stingers, … Continue reading CEBL – Edmonton Stingers Game Recap: June 14 vs Hamilton
Chris O’Keefe The 2019 summer is going to be a big one for the NHL. For starters the potential free agents could have a lasting impact on the league for the next few years. Young and old at all positions, there strategic landing spots could completely change franchises. However, it’s possible not all of them hit the market and even I don’t think they will. … Continue reading Here’s Where The Top 5 NHL Free Agents Are Going
Zion Williamson: He is a 6’7″, 284 Pound Power Forward/ Small Forward from the University of Duke Blue Devils, and former #2 Ranked Recruit from the 2018 ESPN Basketball 100 Recruit Rankings behind fellow Duke teammate R.J. Barrett. Strengths: He is an absolute freak of nature of a basketball player who has the height of a wing, strength of a big, and the speed of … Continue reading NBA Draft 2019 Prospect Breakdowns: Zion Williamson, Ja Morant, RJ Barrett, and Bol Bol
Being reported by Brian Windhorst, the Golden State Warriors will offer Klay Thompson and Kevin Durant both 5 year max deals to keep the Warriors dynasty alive. Just last night, the Golden State Warriors we’re defeated by the Toronto Raptors to win the NBA Finals in 6 games. The Warriors lost more than just a championship. In Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals, the … Continue reading Warriors Want to Keep Dynasty
With the Toronto Raptors winning the 2019 NBA championship, the Golden State Warriors dynasty is seemingly over. With that being said, the real question is did they have a chance to win the finals in the first place, or was this season cursed from the start? Did karma finally bite back at the super team? A strange coincidence may answer this question. Every single Warriors … Continue reading Was the 2019 playoffs cursed for Golden State?
By Terqirez | LeagueAlerts Writer On June 14, 2019 after the last buzzer sounded the Toronto Raptors made history. After making their first NBA finals appearance since joining the league in 1995. The Raptors went on to win their first NBA Championship in Franchise history. POST GAME RECAP Kyle Lowry the “Heart and soul of the Toronto Raptors” as Fred VanVleet said, he helped bring … Continue reading TORONTO RAPTORS WIN THEIR FIRST CHAMPIONSHIP IN FRANCHISE HISTORY
By Terqirez | LeagueAlerts Writer Kyrie Irving has fired his former agent. He will now be represented by Roc Nation Sports. An organization founded by hip-hop mogul and former owner of the Brooklyn Nets, Jay-Z, is expected to be the star point guard’s new representative. Roc Nation Sports currently represents a list of NBA players such as Kevin Durant, Josh Hart, Justice Winslow, and Danny … Continue reading KYRIE IRVING PREPARED TO SIGN WITH BROOKLYN NETS
Carsen Edwards showed a lot of heart and leadership in the 2019 NCAA Tournament, but dedicated college basketball fans weren’t at all surprised by his performance. In the tournament he averaged 34.8 points, 4.8 rebounds, 2 assists, with 2.8 turnovers. He also showed tremendous efficiency in those four games, shooting 46% from three, and 45% from the field. His outstanding scoring performances lead to … Continue reading Why Carsen Edwards will be an NBA All Star
Alex Zaccaro Monday’s game 5 of the NBA Finals left the Golden State Warriors with a bitter sweet taste in their mouths. On one hand they extended their championship hopes an extra game, while looking down the barrel of elimination. On the other, they lost their two time finals MVP in Kevin Durant to a ruptured Achilles. Tonight’s game 6 will be the Golden State … Continue reading The Last Dance at Oracle… NBA Finals Game 6 Preview
The answer to this question is yes. After injuries plagued their 2018-2019 season was disappointing to the fans and the team. First of all in 2016 led by MVP quarterback Matt Ryan, the defense blew a 28-3 lead which ultimately led to Tom Brady’s 5th Super Bowl victory. Although it was a known fact that the Falcons defense wasn’t great, that should never have happened … Continue reading Will Atlanta Falcons Return To Their Winning Ways?
By Terqirez | LeagueAlerts Writer The Boston Celtics are one of the many teams with interest in signing New Orleans star center Anthony Davis this off-season. Anthony Davis’s agent Rich Paul said “They can trade for him, but it’ll be for one year.. we would abide by our contractual obligations and we would go into free agency in 2020.” Anthony Davis is still under contract … Continue reading ANTHONY DAVIS HAS NO LONG TERM INTEREST SIGNING WITH THE BOSTON CELTICS
By Terqirez | LeagueAlerts Writer There will be a lot of big moves this off-season, but the reality that is beginning to set in is that the Los Angeles Lakers won’t be one of those franchises. “Right now they are not a front runner, or even really a major consideration among any of the elite free agents’.” ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski said on SportsCenter. The only … Continue reading THE LOS ANGELES LAKERS ARE NOT A FRONT RUNNER FOR ANY BIG NAME FREE AGENTS
Today I will be highlighting 3 teams I believe will break through next season, and 3 teams that will fall big time. This will be based on drafting, free agency predictions, as well as overall growth of existing players on the roster. Most Improved Phoenix Suns Phoenix has been waiting for a breakout season for some time now. Despite adding more and more pieces every … Continue reading Most Improved and Un-Improved Teams for Next Season
Naseem Mohammad The Anthony Davis sweepstakes has begun for the second time this year. Similar to the trade deadline, the Lakers are the front runners to land Anthony Davis. Despite it seeming like the New Orleans Pelicans would not trade Anthony Davis to the Lakers under any circumstances, the Pelicans have reportedly been engaged in trade talks with several teams recently looking to get a … Continue reading Are the Los Angeles Lakers a lock to acquire Anthony Davis?
By Terqirez | LeagueAlerts Writer Golden State Warriors superstar Kevin Durant left game 5 of NBA Finals early due to an Achilles injury. Durant finished with 11 points, 2 rebounds in 12 minutes, shooting 3-3 from deep before heading back to the locker room to be examined by staff. NBA GAME 5 Despite Warriors star Kevin Durant leaving the game early due to injury, the … Continue reading GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS PRESIDENT OF BASKETBALL BOB MYERS TAKES THE BLAME FOR KEVIN DURANT’S ACHILLES INJURY
After a disappointing end to last season in which the Colts lost 13 to 31 in Kansas City against the Chiefs, does this Colts team still have the core and young talent to take the next step to the Superbowl? The colts have been adding key new players to their defense over the past few years in drafting Darius Leonard, Malik Hooker, Rock Ya-sin, and … Continue reading Indianapolis Colts Your AFC Champions
Here comes the speculation and excitement of NBA fans from all around the globe. The offseason is approaching and Free Agents such as Jimmy Bulter, Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and Kawhi Leonard might be on the move and trade talks are surrounding Anthony Davis as well as Bradley Beal and players of such caliber. Teams such as the Nets and Knicks have two max slots … Continue reading Offseason Scenarios: The Lake Show 2.o
It has been announced that the Nets have shipped Allen Crabbe, the 17th overall pick, as well as future draft picks to the Hawks for Taurean Prince and a future second-round pick. This came as a surprise to NBA fans, as trades normally go down after the NBA finals. Regardless, this makes a huge splash in free agency, and the future of the Nets, and … Continue reading Breaking Down the Nets-Hawks Trade
We know who the NFL’s cream of the crop is, but which underdog teams could we see in Miami in February? Continue reading February Forecast: Super Bowl LIV’s Potential New Suitors