1. NBA Playoffs 2012: Why Kevin Garnett Is the 2012 Postseason MVP

    Several players, including Rajon Rondo, LeBron James , Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook, have had fantastic postseasons to date...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 2,334 reads 2 comments

  2. How Dwyane Wade Is Destroying LeBron James' Legacy

    Back in 2010 when LeBron James told the world that he was taking his talents to South Beach , many people at the time proclaimed his legacy ruined...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 512 reads 56 comments

  3. Why Pathetic Miami Heat Fans Aren't Worthy of LeBron James and Big 3

    When you think about great fanbases in sports, the Miami Heat should be the last one that comes to mind. In fact, the overall fanbase is quite pathetic. Quite frankly, they aren't worthy of the "Big Three...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 9,091 reads 107 comments

  4. The Simple Truth, Paul Pierce Is the Most Clutch Closer in the Game

    With all due respect to Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant, who is quickly becoming the NBA 's best closer, he still has a little ways to go before he takes that honor away from Paul Pierce ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 3,053 reads 17 comments

  5. Why Erik Spoelstra Deserves Blame for Miami Heat's Late-Game Struggles

    When the Miami Heat are at their best, their success is based mostly on individual brilliance and has very little to do with total team success...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 5,784 reads 40 comments

  6. NBA Draft 2012: Anthony Davis and 5 Can't-Miss Projected Lottery Prospects

    With the NBA draft a little over a month away, the only thing we know for sure is that Kentucky's Anthony Davis will be the No. 1 pick by the New Orleans Hornets. In addition to Davis, there a quite a few other can't-miss prospects out there as well...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 1,102 reads 0 comments

  7. Miami Heat: How the Breakup of the Big 3 Will Play out

    The Boston Celtics are one win away from reaching the NBA finals for the third time in the past five years...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 2,855 reads 12 comments

  8. Heat vs. Celtics: Game 6 TV Schedule, Live Stream, Spread Info and More

    The Boston Celtics had a chance to beat the Miami Heat in Miami during Game 2 but let it slip away. Paul Pierce wouldn't let that happen in Game 5...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 18,217 reads 63 comments

  9. NBA Free Agency 2012: How Deron Williams' Decision Impacts Steve Nash

    With the lack of big-name free agents on the block, the decision of Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams becomes the biggest decision of the entire offseason. His decision won't just impact himself, though...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 1,527 reads 1 comments

  10. Brandon Bass and Playoff Stars Guaranteed to Opt-out and Cash in

    NBA general managers often have to be careful when negotiating contracts that include the dreadful player options...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 330 reads 0 comments

  11. Rajon Rondo and the Most Uniquely Gifted Players in the NBA

    When we talk about NBA superstars, the likes of LeBron James , Kevin Durant and Kobe Bryant are often mentioned as the best players in the NBA...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 6,260 reads 20 comments

  12. Don't Blame the Refs, Blame NBA Hotheads for Playoff Whistles

    The officiating in the NBA playoffs, especially in the Eastern Conference finals, has been talked about more than anyone should be talking about officials this time of year...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 257 reads 0 comments

  13. Why Kevin Garnett Is Crucial to Boston Celtics Rebuilding

    He's 36 years old and has 17 years worth of mileage on his legs, but Boston Celtics forward Kevin Garnett has shown during the 2011-'12 season that he may have a couple of productive NBA seasons left in him...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 2,844 reads 4 comments

  14. NBA Playoffs 2012: Adjustments Heat Must Make Before Game 5 vs. Celtics

    The Eastern Conference finals are headed back to Miami for Game 5, and the Heat have some adjustments they need to make. All-Star forward Chris Bosh could return to the lineup Tuesday night, but chances are that if he does, he will be limited...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 3,280 reads 24 comments

  15. Spurs vs. Thunder: Game 6 TV Schedule, Live Stream, Spread Info and More

    The Oklahoma City Thunder have beaten the San Antonio Spurs three times in the past five days to take a 3-2 lead in the Western Conference Finals...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 11,436 reads 37 comments

  16. NBA Free Agency 2012: Phil Jackson, Not Deron Williams, Is Hottest Name on Block

    With the beginning of the NBA offseason about three weeks away, it's always fun to take a look at where the biggest names on the block will be heading...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 1,476 reads 0 comments

  17. Why Rajon Rondo Is Right for Calling out Heat as Whiners

    Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo fired a shot at the Miami Heat during halftime of Boston's Game 4 victory, ESPN's Doris Burke asked Rondo what holes he was exploiting in the Heat defense...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 290 reads 5 comments

  18. NBA Draft 2012: Comparing Top First-Rounders to a Conference Finalist

    Each player that will be drafted in the 2012 NBA Draft would love to be playing in the conference finals one day, only a few wins away from winning an NBA championship...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 513 reads 2 comments

  19. Ranking the Biggest Liabilities in LeBron James' Game

    There's very little doubt that LeBron James is the best player in the NBA today, but by giving him that honor, that's not to say his game is perfect, though...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 1,970 reads 19 comments

  20. Miami Heat and the Worst Crunch Time Teams in the NBA

    All season long, the Miami Heat have been scrutinized in the clutch, mostly due to their lack of making big shots with the game on the line. Based on 82games...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 586 reads 3 comments

  21. Celtics vs. Heat: Game 5 TV Schedule, Live Stream, Spread Info and More

    The Boston Celtics did exactly what they were supposed to do in order to even their Eastern Conference finals series with the Miami Heat—take care of their home court...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 6,761 reads 11 comments

  22. Where Does Rajon Rondo Rank Among the Boston Celtics All-Time Great Point Guards

    Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo has been on an amazing run since the All-Star break, averaging 12.6 points, 12.9 assists and 5.9 rebounds (including playoffs) since March 2...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 5,117 reads 12 comments

  23. 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Which Teams Will Make the Best Moves?

    Only one thing is for certain in the upcoming NBA draft and that is the fact that the New Orleans Hornets have the No. 1 pick and will likely use it to select Kentucky’s Anthony Davis...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 12,149 reads 5 comments

  24. Ranking Scott Brooks, Erik Spoelstra and the Best Young Coaches in the NBA

    Not only are there a ton of good young players in the NBA today, but there's also a handful of quality young coaches...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 4,951 reads 21 comments

  25. San Antonio Spurs: Ranking the 20-Game Win Streak's Spot in NBA History

    The San Antonio Spurs saw their impressive 20-game win streak come to an end at the hand of the Oklahoma City Thunder Thursday night...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 523 reads 1 comments