1. Has LeBron James Finally Accepted He Must Put Heat on His Back for Team to Win?

    No matter how many times LeBron James has been criticized in the past for his failures in the fourth quarter of close games, it's hard to criticize "The King," for those same reasons right now...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 757 reads 3 comments

  2. Early Predictions for LA Lakers Starting Lineup Next Season

    With the disappointing end to the season for the Los Angeles Lakers , it's never too early to look towards next season...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 3,653 reads 17 comments

  3. Pacers vs Heat: Larry Bird's Comments Will Fire Up Indiana for Game 6

    What a difference a couple of games makes for the Indiana Pacers . Five days ago, the Pacers were a team filled with bravado and just a short time later have gone soft...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 608 reads 4 comments

  4. Heat vs. Pacers: Game 6 TV Schedule, Live Stream, Spread Info and More

    Game 5 between the Indiana Pacers and Miami Heat brought out another big performance from LeBron James , who scored 30 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and dished out eight assists in Miami's 115-83 pummeling of the Pacers...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 7,167 reads 6 comments

  5. Would the Lakers Have Won a Title with Chris Paul?

    Now that the Los Angeles Lakers have been eliminated from the postseason, it's the perfect time to look back on the season and ask what if...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 3,330 reads 13 comments

  6. Move over Big 3, Brandon Bass May Be Reason Celtics Go to NBA Finals

    The Boston Celtics received a huge lift from an unexpected source during their Game 5 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday. That lift came from the 27-point performance of forward Brandon Bass ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 969 reads 3 comments

  7. Why Orlando Magic Should Let Dwight Howard Handpick the Next Head Coach

    The Orlando Magic made a statement yesterday by firing head coach Stan Van Gundy in a final straw to convince Dwight Howard to sign a long-term extension with the franchise, according to the Orlando Sentinel ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 1,068 reads 8 comments

  8. Forecasting Kobe Bryant's NBA Future as Dynasty Crumbles in L.A.

    The 2012 season came to a crashing halt for Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers Monday night when the Oklahoma City Thunder sent them packing from the NBA playoffs...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 1,109 reads 29 comments

  9. 2012 NBA Free Agents: Latest Buzz on Franchise-Changing Veterans

    With the 2012 NBA Playoffs at approximately the halfway point, it's time for the teams who are no longer competing for the NBA championship to move on and figure out a way to improve their respective teams for next season...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 6,045 reads 9 comments

  10. Power Ranking Best Clutch Players Remaining in 2012 NBA Playoffs

    As the second round of the 2012 NBA Playoffs is almost near completion, it is time to take a look at the guys that are getting it done. The word clutch gets thrown around a lot, but some guys have stepped up to answer the bell and some guys have not...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 1,930 reads 3 comments

  11. Celtics vs. 76ers: Game 6 TV Schedule, Live Stream, Spread Info and More

    Had the Brandon Bass and the Boston Celtics closed out Game 4 of their series against the Philadelphia 76ers in similar fashion to the way they closed out Game 5, the Celtics would ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 4,437 reads 4 comments

  12. Stan Van Gundy Fired: Ranking the Likely Landing Spots for the Veteran Coach

    As expected, the Orlando Magic fired head coach Stan Van Gundy today, along with general manager Otis Smith. The firing put and end to what became a season of drama in Orlando involving Van Gundy and all-star center Dwight Howard ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 1,537 reads 4 comments

  13. 6 Offseason Moves the LA Clippers Must Make in Pursuit of NBA Playoff Return

    Things didn't go exactly as planned for the Los Angeles Clippers —they were swept in the second round of the NBA Playoffs at the hands of the San Antonio Spurs —but ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 226 reads 27 comments

  14. Comparing LeBron James' Postseason Numbers to NBA Greats

    Coming off a fantastic individual performance in Game 4 against the Indiana Pacers in which he scored 40 points, grabbed 18 rebounds and dished out eight assists, Miami Heat superstar LeBron James added to his already impressive playoff resume...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 429 reads 6 comments

  15. NBA Playoffs 2012: 7 Pivotal Storylines in Western Conference Finals

    The San Antonio Spurs have earned a place in the Western Conference Finals after sweeping the Los Angeles Clippers with their 102-99 victory Sunday night in Game 4 of the Western Conference Semifinals...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 1,491 reads 5 comments

  16. LeBron James' Top 10 NBA Playoff Performances

    Although he still has yet to win that elusive NBA championship, Miami Heat superstar LeBron James showed the world on Sunday that he's capable of being great in the postseason...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 9,959 reads 35 comments

  17. Pacers vs. Heat: Game 5 TV Schedule, Live Stream, Spread Info and More

    Had the Indiana Pacers been able to knock down shots throughout Game 4 on Sunday, they might have woken up Monday morning with a 3-1 series lead over the Miami Heat...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 12,426 reads 44 comments

  18. Clippers vs. Spurs: Tony Parker vs. Chris Paul's PG Battle Will Determine Series

    Coming into the second-round series between the San Antonio Spurs and the Los Angeles Clippers, everyone looked forward to the matchup of elite point guards in Tony Parker and Chris Paul ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 1,042 reads 7 comments

  19. NBA Playoffs 2012: Why San Antonio Spurs Are a Lock for NBA Finals

    With all the drama surrounding LeBron James and the Miami Heat and Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers , the San Antonio Spurs have once again taken a back seat to almost everyone else in the NBA ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 6,099 reads 38 comments

  20. Celtics vs. 76ers: Game 4 Highlights, Twitter Reaction and Analysis

    With a chance to take a commanding 3-1 series lead, the Boston Celtics came out and meant business early, opening up with a 14-0 run to start the game. But instead of folding, the Philadelphia 76ers kept on fighting back...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 5,746 reads 14 comments

  21. NBA Playoffs 2012: Ranking 5 Best Potential NBA Finals Matchups

    The NBA Finals are still a few weeks away, but it's never too early to take a look at what potentially exciting matchups could be in store for NBA fans...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 3,547 reads 14 comments

  22. NBA Playoffs TV Schedule: When & Where to Catch This Weekend's Can't Miss Games

    The 2012 NBA Playoffs have given the basketball fan some very exciting moments thus far, but as good as things have been so far for the first round and a half, there's plenty of more to come...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 1,190 reads 1 comments

  23. Greg Oden: Knee Procedure Is Last-Ditch Effort to Revive Failed NBA Career

    It's been almost five years since the Portland Trail Blazers made Greg Oden the No. 1 pick in the 2007 NBA draft...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 12,940 reads 28 comments

  24. 5 Reasons for Miami Heat's Fall from Championship Contenders to Chumps

    Evident by their Game 3 beat down at the hands of the Indiana Pacers , the Miami Heat have the look of a team in trouble...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 1,231 reads 11 comments

  25. Spurs vs. Clippers: Game 3 TV Schedule, Live Stream, Spread Info and More

    For the second consecutive game in this series, the Los Angeles Clippers put up a fight for a half, but ultimately were blown out by the San Antonio Spurs, as the Spurs took a commanding 2-0 lead in their second round series...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 2,278 reads 2 comments