1. Better Late Than Never: Using Statistics to Rank Every Playoff Team

    If the Miami Heat win the 2011 NBA Championship, everything that we’ve come to know and love about basketball—that you’re only as strong as your supporting cast, ...

    Alex Lubetkin Written by Alex Lubetkin about over 3 years ago 435 reads 0 comments

  2. You...Complete...Me: The NBA's Best Young Tandem Twosomes

    MJ and Scottie. Magic and Kareem. Stockton and Malone. Shaq and Kobe. Some of the NBA's most memorable and successful players got to their current levels of recognition because they had help—often from a player just as talented as themselves...

    Alex Lubetkin Written by Alex Lubetkin about over 3 years ago 5,315 reads 40 comments

  3. NBA: Where I Try To Talk Cavs Fans Off Of A Very High Ledge

    Wow. What was that? 25 losses in a row? Wait, what ? Now it’s 26 ? The Cavaliers can’t seem to get their collective gears in order, as is apparent by that loss against the Pistons (and, uhh, 25 losses preceding it)...

    Alex Lubetkin Written by Alex Lubetkin about over 3 years ago 242 reads 6 comments

  4. Calm Down Everybody, Current Cavs Far From Perfect

    Before readers get emotional, I'd like to make something clear: I am a huge Cavaliers fan. As with all Cleveland sports teams, I invest a bit too much emotionally in their fortunes...

    Alex Lubetkin Written by Alex Lubetkin about over 4 years ago 451 reads 10 comments

  5. NBA All-Decade Team

    As the decade comes to a close, I've been bombarded left and right by numerous media outlets with various "best of the decade" lists. One more wouldn't hurt anyone. As the name suggests, the following is my "All Decade" squad...

    Alex Lubetkin Written by Alex Lubetkin about over 4 years ago 84 reads 14 comments

  6. Five Trades the Cleveland Cavaliers Should Consider

    Like anybody reading this, I consider my knowledge of basketball to be better than it actually is. I think of trade scenarios all the time, constantly asking myself what it would take to pry talented veterans off of other teams...

    Alex Lubetkin Written by Alex Lubetkin about over 4 years ago 2,096 reads 18 comments

  7. Cavaliers-Lakers: Christmas in Cleveland? What We Can Learn

    Man. That escalated quickly. I mean, that really got out of hand fast. With about five minutes left to go in the fourth quarter, Lakers fans had seen enough...

    Alex Lubetkin Written by Alex Lubetkin about over 4 years ago 519 reads 7 comments

  8. Arizona Diamondbacks Help Themselves In Granderson Deal

    Don't let the headlines fool you: the Yankees weren't the only team to take advantage of Detroit's fire sale. While ESPN will certainly be running features over the next week regarding Curtis ...

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