1. Curry's World: Why the Golden State Warrior Should Get More PT for Team USA

    In the Olympics a couple summers ago it was the Redeem Team that put the U.S. back on the map in international basketball. This summer, a group of young budding stars stacked at the guard position try to bring home a World Championship...

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  2. What the Golden State Warriors Sale Means to City, Fans, Team

    The beauty of sports is that a successful team can provide its city's citizens with hope and an extended feeling of unity even if it is going through a dire social, economic, or political situation...

    Shaun Weissman Written by Shaun Weissman about over 4 years ago 1,750 reads 1 comments

  3. Big Fish in the Pond: Why the LA Lakers Are Still the Team To Beat

    The Miami Heat have been the clear winners of this offseason (they're further ahead in the free agent frenzy that Usain Bolt at the 90 meter mark), landing LeBron James Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh, Mike Miller and Udonis Haslem...

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  4. Wright Now the Warriors Lineup Not Looking So Bad

    The Warriors front office said they would get a small forward this offseason, and it appears they will keep that promise. They got rid of Corey Maggette, Kelenna Azubuike, and Anthony Randolph, opening up an empty gap at the position...

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  5. Golden Trade? David Lee's Move, Pro's and Con's

    Amid a complete change in power in the Eastern Conference, the Golden State Warriors may end up making the biggest move out West...

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  6. LeBron James Decision Special: What the Hour-Long Special Says About the King

    His campaign: "Witness." His nickname: King James. Resume: two time MVP, Rookie of the Year, one time scoring champ, six time All-Star (two All-Star MVP trophies), All-NBA everything, led his team to the Finals once, ZERO championships...

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  7. What Chris Bosh Means to Miami's Climb Back on Top

    This is supposed to be the free agent class that changes the course of basketball. It's a brilliant edit to an already entertaining NBA script...

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  8. Raider Nation: A Nation Without Hope for Too Long

    A history of excellence is now being rewritten as a history of despair and doubt that the organization so "committed" to being great will ever return to the level the organization promises its followers...

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  9. Will the Golden State Warriors Play the Free Agency Game?

    Around this time last year, Warriors fans across the Bay Area were excited with the young talent and potential that the blue and orange had put together...

    Shaun Weissman Written by Shaun Weissman about over 4 years ago 1,171 reads 11 comments

  10. NBA Free Agency: Is It the Truth that Paul Pierce Might Be Coming Home?

    Imagine growing up in Inglewood, California as a Los Angeles Lakers fanatic. Now imagine becoming good enough to be drafted only to be selected by your favorite team's biggest rival (possibly the biggest rivalry in sports), the Boston Celtics...

    Shaun Weissman Written by Shaun Weissman about over 4 years ago 1,836 reads 11 comments

  11. Why Money's What Talks for the Oakland A's

    When Oakland Athletics fans (well, the ones that are left) walk into the Oakland Coliseum, they see a third deck covered in forest green tarp (not because of rain but because it makes the rest of the stadium "look more packed") and a team full of super...

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  12. 2010 NBA Finals: A First, A Fifth, and the Illusion of Game Seven

    He's one of the best players, closers, and talents that the game of basketball has ever seen, but Game Seven tomorrow night presents a first for Lakers star Kobe Bryant. It will be his first Game Seven in an NBA Finals series...

    Shaun Weissman Written by Shaun Weissman about over 4 years ago 476 reads 1 comments

  13. 2010 NBA Finals: One On Five Won't Work, Who's Got Kobe Bryant's Back Tonight?

    The great Michael Jordan always had Scottie Pippen for his championship runs. A side kick to the greatest player of all time, Pippen was a seven time All Star and eight time All-Defensive NBA First Teamer himself...

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  14. 2010 NBA Finals: Should L.A. Have Kept Trevor Ariza Instead of Ron Artest?

    He's averaging less than eight points, just over four boards and just about two assists per game. They got him as a potential Lebron stopper, which is now even more laughable after watching Paul Pierce torch him all night in Game 5 for 27 points...

    Shaun Weissman Written by Shaun Weissman about over 4 years ago 4,274 reads 41 comments

  15. Sorry World Cup, It's the NBA Finals: Who Will Be the Hero This Time?

    Amid all the World Cup hype, we’re less than a day away from the biggest game of the year…or at least the biggest game in the world of basketball...

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  16. Evaluating Talent: The Ladder Up to The Bigs

    In basketball, the transition from college to the NBA is said to be the hardest for point guards. In football, with the exception of great talents, it's difficult for quarterbacks to come straight into the league and get a taste of success...

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  17. 2010 NBA Finals: Why the Los Angeles Lakers Are in Trouble

    Here's something Los Angelinos love to hear: the Lakers are repeat champs! Wait a second...rewind that a little bit...

    Shaun Weissman Written by Shaun Weissman about over 4 years ago 1,386 reads 16 comments

  18. 2010 NBA Finals Game 2: What The Celtics Need To Do To Even Series

    Game 1 of the Finals last Thursday was a rude awakening for the Boston Celtics - an organization that is 9-2 all time against the Lakers in the championship round. The damage was mostly done by a party of two for the Lakers - Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol...

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  19. Oakland's New Big Three - Gonzalez, Cahill and Braden

    When I was old enough to understand and appreciate baseball, I started to enjoy intense pitching matchups more than the long-ball and offensive outpours...

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  20. Redemption Or Revenge? Either Way This'll Be Good

    When the NBA Finals tip off in just a couple hours, the brilliant and joyful memories of the Boston faithful, as well as the miserable and stunned feeling the now content fans of the defending champs had just two years ago, will all be forgotten...

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