1. 2010 NBA Playoffs First Round Western Conference Preview

    With the regular season behind us, only three things are certain, the playoffs should be thrill, and LeBron James is the MVP. There’s really nothing like NBA playoff basketball...

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  2. Evaluating the Kentucky Five: Which One Could Help Your Team?

    While the deadline date gets closer and closer, the lottery date drawing closer, and the end of the season coming near, many GMs will start to shift their focus to the NBA draft...

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  3. Nets Avoid Infamy: But What Does The Future Hold?

    As the buzzer sounded last night, the New Jersey Nets had avoided their place in the record books. They beat the Spurs to secure their 10th win, the game they needed to avoid being ...

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  4. NBA: The Top Five Non-Point Guard Passers

    Steve Nash and Chris Paul have established themselves as some of the best passers in the league. However they are point guards, their job is too pass the ball. This slideshow will feature the best non point guard passers...

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  5. After John Wall, Who's the Best NBA Prospect?

    It’s never too early to start talking NBA draft. As we’ve seen teams have already mailed in the season by trading their players for cap space, shifting their focus into the future...

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  6. NBA Trade Deadline: Winners and Losers

    The trade deadline is now in the rear-view mirror, and the season did actually live up to the hype. There were some purely-basketball trades, but as usual most trades were financial moves...

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  7. NBA Trade Deadline: For the Sixers, It's Time To Deal Andre Iguodala

      Philadelphia 76ers GM Ed Stefanski has made it clear that Sixers swingman Andre Iguodala is not available. A source close to the team stated said “unless they change their position” the Sixers won’t trade Iguodala and won’t shed salary...

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  8. NBA Trade Deadline: Amar'e Stoudemire To the Cleveland Cavaliers Gaining Legs?

    According to Chris Broussard of ESPN The Magazine, the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Phoenix Suns are closing in on a deal that would send star big man Amar'e Stoudemire to the Cavs for J.J. Hickson and Zydrunas Ilguaskas...

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  9. NBA Trade Rumors: Where Will Amare Stoudemire End Up?

    Dallas is not only a place for festivities, and the biggest NBA game ever (attendance wise) this year, but this time of year is also a time where trade talks start to heat up as the deadline is closely approaching...

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  10. Kobe Bryant: Can He Surpass Jordan and Will He Ever Do It?

    While Kobe Bryant has surpassed Jerry West as the Lakers' all-time scoring leader, the majority of experts seem to agree that Kobe is not the greatest player of all time...

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  11. Five Names That May Stay Where They Are After the Trade Deadline

    With the trade deadline coming up, GMs are actively looking for ways to improve their teams. We all know who the buyers are and who the sellers are...

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  12. The NBA All-Decade Team

    The decade has seen its share of stars, and the game has changed since the last decade. Talented big men have almost become extinct, and the influence of international players has grown which has resulted in the league becoming more diverse...

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  13. The Best Of The Decade in The NBA

    As New Year’s Eve is approaching us, the decade is coming to a close. The NBA has seen a decade that has witnessed many up and downs including various events and various players, from the ...

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  14. Philadelphia Phillies to Acquire Roy Halladay in Three-Team Blockbuster Deal

    The Philadelphia Phillies have agreed to trade for coveted pitcher Roy Halladay in a three-team blockbuster that would send Halladay to the Phillies and Cliff Lee to the Mariners...

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  15. Greg Oden to Undergo Surgery, Likely Out for the Season

    Saturday night, during a game against the Houston Rockets, Portland Trail Blazers center Greg Oden fractured his patella which means he’ll undergo surgery and be out for season...

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  16. Allen Iverson, Philadelphia 76ers Deal Done: Now What Are The Expectations?

    With the Sixers bringing back former franchise icon Allen Iverson, the team is finally relevant again in the NBA. However in the midst of all this attention people forget that the Sixers are struggling...

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  17. NBA Fans: Be Thankful for This Season

    The NBA season has been great so far, and being the basketball junkie that I am I will be watching some NBA basketball come thanksgiving. However, I decided to write about what I’m thankful for in the NBA...

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  18. The End For the Answer: Allen Iverson Retires

    Stephen A. Smith of the Philadelphia Inquirer is reporting that guard Allen Iverson will retire. Iverson plans to move on from playing basketball and spend more time with his family. It appears that this is how it will end for the Answer...

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  19. Will Elton Brand Ever Return to His Old Form

    Elton Brand used to be a premier power forward in this league. From day one Brand had become one of the best power forwards as he shared the rookie of the year award with Steve Francis. Basically you could pencil in Brand for a 20-10 every night...

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  20. Every King Needs a Castle: Why Lebron Shouldn't Stay in Cleveland

    With LeBron James arriving in New York tonight, he gets ready to face one of the teams willing to throw him a max contract in the summer of 2010. LeBron will take on the Knicks on Friday night, primetime, ESPN, MSG, media, bright lights...

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  21. 2009-10 Western Conference Playoff Picture

    The West has always seemed to be the superior conference and this year is no different as the defending champs come out of the West. This year should be no different. Most of the top teams in the West refused to stay pat this offseason...

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  22. 2009-10 NBA Eastern Confrence Preview

    The season is finally upon us, the NBA season tipoff is just a mere days away as it tips off on Tuesday and it looks like it will be an exciting season as many teams have gotten better...

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  23. Phillies-Dodgers Series Preview

    The huge NL showdown is coming up as the Phillies and the Dodgers will meet on Thursday night in Dodger stadium. Over the course of the regular season, the Dodgers had the Phillies' number, as they earned the home field advantage...

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  24. Is Bobby Abreu The Best Offseason Signing?

    There he was waiting for anyone to grab him. He was just sitting there, waiting for someone to make an offer. It wasn’t until February 11th that Bobby Abreu signed with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, and he produced all right...

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  25. Pedro to Get the Nod for Game Three

    Charlie Manuel decided to go with Pedro Martinez for game three, no surprise. However my problem is that Manuel maybe over-managed the game. The reality is Charlie Manuel threw two starters in JA Happ and Joe Blanton, while they were losing...

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