1. NBA Podcast: 2013-14 LA Clippers Season Preview

    The LA Clippers never cease to entertain, but did a successful offseason infuse more substance to their style? J.J...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about 1 year ago 8,433 reads 38 comments

  2. NBA Podcast: 2013-14 Boston Celtics Season Preview

    The Boston Celtics are entering a new era, but how long will it take to get back to the good old days? Kevin Garnett , Paul Pierce , Jason Terry and all remnants of the contending days are gone...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about 1 year ago 6,074 reads 23 comments

  3. NBA Podcast: 2013-14 Detroit Pistons Season Preview

    The Detroit Pistons are more talented than they've been in years, but will it translate to a long-awaited playoff return? Josh Smith and Brandon Jennings have put up gaudy, ...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 11,963 reads 41 comments

  4. NBA Podcast: 2013-14 Philadelphia 76ers Season Preview

    The Philadelphia 76ers are going to be bad this year. But will they be bad enough? It's no secret what the Sixers are up to. New general manager Sam Hinkie is tearing an edifice of mediocrity to the ground, attempting to rebuild from scratch...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 6,013 reads 18 comments

  5. NBA Podcast: 2013-14 San Antonio Spurs Season Preview

    One win, one shot and a few moments away from their fifth NBA title, the San Antonio Spurs fell that far short. So they kept their offseason typically quiet. Swapping Gary Neal for Marco Belinelli is as big as the changes got...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 4,965 reads 10 comments

  6. NBA Podcast: 2013-14 Chicago Bulls Season Preview

    Derrick Rose is back. But by how much? Chicago is wondering the same thing about its Bulls . A new season means the core of Rose, Luol Deng , Joakim Noah and Carlos Boozer is finally healthy and together again...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 17,175 reads 25 comments

  7. NBA Podcast: 2013-14 Denver Nuggets Season Preview

    The Denver Nuggets had their best regular season ever last year, then got bounced early in the playoffs and seemed to go into panic mode this offseason...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 8,008 reads 15 comments

  8. NBA Podcast: 2013-14 Atlanta Hawks Season Preview

    Among the busiest offseason teams for yet another year, the Atlanta Hawks finally hope to fly out of limbo and into a brighter future...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 9,653 reads 12 comments

  9. NBA Podcast: 2013-14 Cleveland Cavaliers Season Preview

    Are the Cleveland Cavaliers finally ready to be relevant again? Sure, third-year star Kyrie Irving has been fun to watch since he landed, but the team's recent additions of No...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 16,503 reads 2 comments

  10. NBA Round Table: 2013-14 Miami Heat Season Preview

    Even though they won a hard-fought playoffs to become back-to-back champs, the Miami Heat still entered their offseason with plenty of issues. As they get ready for training camp, many of those question marks remain...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 58,433 reads 86 comments

  11. NBA Podcast: 2013-14 Brooklyn Nets Season Preview

    After several offseason roster coups, e xpectations are sky high for the Brooklyn Nets . Are they ready to live up to them? Trading a bag of nickels for Paul Pierce , Kevin ...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 4,443 reads 3 comments

  12. NBA Podcast: 2013-14 Golden State Warriors Season Preview

    The Golden State Warriors played the part of Cinderella last year, but can these lovable Dubs keep the magic going now that it's not a surprise? As one of the offseason's clear ...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 7,403 reads 4 comments

  13. NBA Podcast: 2013-14 Orlando Magic Season Preview

    The Orlando Magic 's end game means they probably won't win many this season. As a sneaky-good NBA League Pass darling, the Magic's youngsters like Victor Oladipo , Moe Harkless ...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 5,357 reads 26 comments

  14. NBA Podcast: 2013-14 New York Knicks Season Preview

    The New York Knicks got deeper and better this offseason, but did they somehow also fall further behind in the Eastern Conference? Additions of Metta World Peace, Andrea Bargnani and Tim Hardaway Jr...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 4,277 reads 7 comments

  15. NBA Podcast: 2013-14 Houston Rockets Season Preview

    Dwight Howard has landed in Houston, but will the Rockets lift off with him this season? What was already a fun-to-watch and basketball-solid fringe playoff roster has now entered the contender conversation...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 3,717 reads 4 comments

  16. NBA Podcast: 2013-14 LA Lakers Season Preview

    The LA Lakers lost Dwight Howard this offseason. But that doesn't mean they've lost all hope for the future. They still have Kobe Bryant , Steve Nash and Pau Gasol...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 11,800 reads 72 comments

  17. NBA Podcast: Biggest Losers of the NBA Offseason so Far

    You can't win 'em all. For some NBA teams this offseason, the saying probably should be switched to, "You didn't win many, so you won't be winning much...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 24,481 reads 2 comments

  18. NBA Podcast: Biggest Winners of the NBA Offseason So Far

    There have been a lot of huge signings, trades and story lines for what was supposed to be a "weak" draft and free-agency crop. If anything, the intrigue has kept us glued to our seats more than ever...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 11,049 reads 4 comments

  19. NBA Podcast: Jay Bilas Answers Biggest Questions Heading into 2013 NBA Draft

    With so much uncertainty surrounding the star power (or lack thereof) and pecking order of this year's NBA draft, it was time to ask some experts...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 13,863 reads 0 comments

  20. This Season's Top 10 Shaqtin' a Fool Highlights

    Highlights? Lowlights ? Basketball bloopers? How exactly does one sum up all that is Shaqtin ' a Fool ? Comedic gold, that's what it is...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 10,293 reads 7 comments

  21. Even Miami Heat Acknowledge Chicago Bulls' Playoff Mystique Is Still Very Real

    It's the house that Michael Jordan built. Today's Chicago Bulls know it, opponents respect it and fans, regardless of age, will probably never forget it . And the United Center still rocks during the NBA Playoffs...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 19,443 reads 75 comments

  22. Shaqtin' a Fool: Double Flops and Javale McGee

    The NBA playoffs offer double the excitement and intrigue despite half the league sitting at home. Shaqtin' a Fool has responded in kind with twice the JaVale McGee in half the normal amount of time...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 20,460 reads 13 comments

  23. What's Next for the Houston Rockets?

    Bigger things. Much bigger things. That's what's in store for the Houston Rockets going forward, but they'll still need to play their cards right to hit the jackpot...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 1,341 reads 108 comments

  24. Shaqtin' a Fool: Hard Fouls and Harmless Punches

    Cheap shots and hard fouls are becoming a more infrequent occurrence in today's NBA game. As the latest installment of Shaqtin ' a Fool shows us, that's probably a good thing...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 25,109 reads 43 comments

  25. Shaqtin' a Fool: JaVale McGee's Epic Fast-Break Whiff

    It's just not the same without JaVale McGee. He's been conspicuously absent from Shaqtin ' a Fool since this happened . However, the good news is that JaVale is still Javale ...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 1 year ago 18,626 reads 9 comments