NBA

NBA star rivalry sparks debate among fans

By ELI J. VARGAS I – 7 years ago

The Lebron James-Kevin Durant rivalry that has been developing for the past few years is the closest thing that many of us will ever be able to see comparable to…

Spurs players hold top spot in spite of age

By ZACH RIPPE – 7 years ago

Despite having a 37-year-old Tim Duncan, a 36-year-old Manu Ginobili and a 31-year-old Tony Parker, the San Antonio Spurs have won over 60 games this season. In fact, they also…

‘Tanking’ a strategy that lets fans down

By ZACH RIPPE – 7 years ago

The Philadelphia 76ers are this season’s “tanking” team. Yet, practically every young, bad team has been accused of “tanking” this year (just like every other year). The verb itself has…

Pacers fall short of expectations

By ELI J. VARGAS I – 7 years ago

For the most part, all of the excitement in the NBA this season has been isolated to the Western Conference and to the Indiana Pacers and Miami Heat. The Eastern…

Clippers unexpectedly shine over Lakers

By ELI J. VARGAS I – 7 years ago

Los Angeles’ major sporting franchises have been in a state of flux: As of late, the status quo has decidedly changed in LA. The Clippers are now the better basketball…

Eastern Conference lacks consistency

By ZACH RIPPE – 7 years ago

Although the Miami Heat has dominated the NBA over the last couple years, the majority of their fellow Eastern Conference teams have not followed suit. While the Western Conference has…

All-Star weekend sees modifications

By ZACH RIPPE – 7 years ago

This Friday, February 14 is a very special day. For some, it will consist of spending time with their significant other and sharing a nice romantic evening together. Yet this…

Gasol likely to leave Lakers after May

By ELI J. VARGAS I – 7 years ago

When Pau Gasol was acquired from the Memphis Grizzlies in the 2007-2008 season, the Los Angeles Lakers were immediately catapulted into a process of becoming title contenders. In his next…

Celtics game stirs emotional response

By LUKA LADAN – 7 years ago

By now, you will have heard about the basketball game that took place on Sunday, January 26th—if you’re any sort of a basketball fan, that is. In an otherwise unspectacular…