1. 2010-11 NBA Predictions: Who Will Take LeBron James' Throne for the Cavaliers?

    NBA fans and pundits generally have one of two trains of thought surrounding the Cleveland Cavaliers heading into the 2010-11 season...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 2,371 reads 25 comments

  2. NBA Rumors: Joakim Noah Signs Extension—What Now for Carmelo Anthony?

    The Chicago Bulls have agreed to a five-year, $60 million extension with center Joakim Noah , according to a report from Sam Smith...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 2,620 reads 19 comments

  3. NBA Rumors: 10 Reasons All Fans Should Be Concerned About a 2011 Lockout

    Flashback to 1998. The owners have just decided to reopen the league's collective bargaining agreement in an attempt to curb players' maximum salaries, while the players union looks ...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 2,397 reads 21 comments

  4. 2010-11 NBA Predictions: Which Second-Year Player Will Make the Biggest Leap?

    The second round of 82 games for NBA sophomores has often been a strong indicator of the amount of success that a player will have throughout his career. For example, in the 2004-05 season, Dwyane Wade upped his 16...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 4,426 reads 38 comments

  5. He's on Fire: Top 10 Reasons We’re Excited for the New 'NBA Jam'

    Most issues in the NBA are subjective. For instance, if you're debating who the team to beat is heading into the 2010-11 season, it might depend whether you value collective talent (Miami) or a veteran team with a proven background (L...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 2,923 reads 8 comments

  6. FIBA World Championships 2010: 10 Things We Learned About Kevin Durant

    Even though they were widely considered the favorites in the 2010 FIBA World Basketball Championships, Team USA was still labeled as the "B team. There was no Kobe Bryant. There was no LeBron James...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 3,398 reads 27 comments

  7. FIBA World Championships 2010: USA vs. Lithuania Live Blog, Stats, Analysis

    Welcome to the semifinal round of the 2010 FIBA World Basketball Championships, from Istanbul, Turkey. Hopefully you're taking a little break from college football this morning to tune into ESPN Classic at 12 p...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 1,796 reads 2 comments

  8. The NBA's Situation Nation: Casting NBA Players as Jersey Shore Characters

    When MTV first launched Jersey Shore in December of 2009, there's no way the programming executives could have predicted the social atomic bomb it would drop on teenagers and young adults across the country...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 1,484 reads 7 comments

  9. FIBA World Championships 2010: USA-Russia Live Blog, Stats, Analysis

    Welcome to the quarterfinal round of the 2010 FIBA World Basketball Championships. The winners of today's contests will join Serbia and Turkey as the four semifinalists, heading into the championship round on Saturday and Sunday...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 2,850 reads 2 comments

  10. FIBA World Championships 2010: USA-Russia Live Blog, Stats, Analysis

    Welcome to the quarterfinal round of the 2010 FIBA World Basketball Championships. The winners of today's contests will join Serbia and Turkey as the four semifinalists heading into the championship round on Saturday and Sunday...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 1,847 reads 12 comments

  11. Each NBA Team's Best and Worst Case Scenario for the 2010-11 Season

    The 2010-11 NBA season promises to be quite predictable—if you believe the sports book in Vegas, that is. Miami is listed as the odds on favorite to win the title at +175 and the Lakers aren't far behind at +300...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 9,561 reads 55 comments

  12. Will LeBron James' Controversial Offseason Stir a Change in NBA Rules?

    A few nights ago, I was out with a group of friends, a couple of whom I hadn't seen in quite awhile. Inevitably, the conversation shifted towards LeBron James (as it seemingly always does) and the aftermath of this year's free agent spending frenzy...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 4,179 reads 77 comments

  13. 2010 FIBA World Basketball Championship: Live Updates of USA vs. Brazil

    After rolling through their first two contests, Team USA faces their biggest challenge yet at the 2010 FIBA World Basketball Championships today when they take on Brazil (2:30 EST)...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 7,910 reads 19 comments

  14. Good to be King? LeBron James’ Five Worst Moves This Offseason

    To say LeBron James' off-season has been tumultuous and controversial is like saying the ending of Inception might leave you a bit confused. Basically, it's just stating the obvious...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 3,705 reads 27 comments

  15. Cleveland Cavs: Ways the Cavaliers Can 'Celebrate' LeBron James' Return To City

    As a writer (or wannabe writer), one of the things drilled in your head is to never use "I" in your articles. Tell people what you know, not what you think.When it comes to LeBron James (the ex-Cavalier version), it's impossible for me not to use "I...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 5,091 reads 90 comments

  16. 2010-11 NBA Schedule: Cleveland Cavaliers Announce Full Slate

    After an ever-so-small portion of opening week highlights and Christmas/MLK Jr. Day games were announced last Tuesday, the NBA released the full 82-game schedule for each team earlier this afternoon...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 1,433 reads 4 comments

  17. The NBA's All-Time Greatest Signature Dunks

    Dunking. It's an art form that's slowly been crafted, mastered, and celebrated throughout basketball in the last several decades. Once upon a time, it was banned in games (in college, at least)...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 3,017 reads 15 comments

  18. 2010 NBA Schedule Release: When Will the Cleveland Cavaliers Host Miami?

    It's early August, so you know what that means... Another day of NFL training camp reports? I think not. Some round-the-clock baseball news? There are still 50-plus games to go in the regular season...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 1,381 reads 2 comments

  19. NBA Rumors: Five Possible Shaquille O'Neal Sign-and-Trade Destinations

    He's widely renowned as one of the most dominant post players of his generation. His regular season numbers speak for themselves...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 4,085 reads 8 comments

  20. 2010 NBA Schedule: Five Games We'd Love To See on Christmas Day

    What are the first things that come to your mind when thinking of Christmas? Probably something along the lines of elaborately decorated trees, piles of gifts and endless amounts of ...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 5,155 reads 69 comments

  21. The Top 50 ESPN Commercials

    ESPN has been the premier network when it comes to sports over the last 30 years. Whether you agree with the somewhat sensationalist direction it's taken in the last few years is another matter...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 98,336 reads 66 comments

  22. NBA Power Rankings: Rating the 30 NBA Teams’ Home Uniforms

    Now that most rosters are close to being solidified, you've probably read several articles previewing the upcoming NBA season. The signings of Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh, and one other guy, I forget his name...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 9,013 reads 28 comments

  23. NBA Summer League: Grading Cleveland Cavaliers' Individual Performances

    The Vegas Summer League came to an end yesterday, with the Cleveland Cavaliers finishing the week at 3-2 after back-to-back losses to Miami and Milwaukee. In the end, the summer league games are really just glorified exhibitions...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 4 years ago 1,991 reads 6 comments

  24. Six Ways the Cleveland Cavaliers Can Still Have a Successful 2010-11 Season

    In a predicament that few if any professional teams have ever been in, the Cleveland Cavaliers are left with the ultimate dilemma going into the 2010-11 NBA season: Try and retool with ...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about almost 5 years ago 5,822 reads 41 comments

  25. Five Ways the LeBron James Decision Has Changed Sports Forever

    Before we begin... I'm more bitter than you could possibly imagine right now. I'm bipolar by the second at this point—my emotions shift from anger to shock to sadness to bewilderment to numbness at the blink of an eye...

    Eric Felkey Written by Eric Felkey about 4 years ago 2,977 reads 39 comments