1. Cleveland Cavaliers: 5 Keys to Team's Success in 2013

    The Cleveland Cavaliers will wrap up the 2012 portion of the 2012-13 season with a disappointing 7-25 record...

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  2. Rejuvenated Metta World Peace Proving Critical to LA Lakers' New Identity

    One of the most polarizing figures in all of professional basketball, Metta World Peace has now become of the most valuable...

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  3. Cleveland Cavaliers: Top 3 Teams Cavs Could Trade Anderson Varejao To

    Anderson Varejao will be traded this year, unless of course he isn't. Such has been the story of the floppy-haired one the past few seasons, with trade whispers constantly popping up with ultimately nothing to show for it...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 12,945 reads 71 comments

  4. Odds Each NBA Team Lands a Top Free Agent in 2013

    Free agency in the NBA nowadays is like a Hollywood plot, with plenty of drama, suspense and betrayal to go around...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 23,253 reads 46 comments

  5. 2013 NBA Mock Draft: The Book on Next Year's Top 30 Prospects

    With the college basketball season heating up, it's easier to get a fix on what prospects will likely go where in next summer's NBA draft...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 84,767 reads 162 comments

  6. NBA Trade Talk: How the Cleveland Cavaliers Could Land Kevin Love

    The Cleveland Cavaliers haven't been one to pull off a blockbuster trade, but one big deal could be too perfect to pull off...

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  7. The Best and Worst Chemistry Teams in the NBA

    It may be what you struggled with in high school or even currently with your significant other, but when talking about the basketball court, chemistry is a must. Basketball is a game of tempo, trust and teamwork...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 39,637 reads 161 comments

  8. Breaking Down the Most Pivotal Moments of the NBA Season so Far

    While every NBA season brings reason for excitement, the 2012-13 version has been nothing short of spectacular in terms of entertainment thus far...

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  9. Cleveland Cavaliers Need to Monitor Anderson Varejao's Workload

    Cleveland Cavaliers center Anderson Varejao is enjoying a career year with highs in points, rebounds, assists, steals and free throw percentage...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 1,339 reads 7 comments

  10. Power Ranking the NBA's Best Big-Market Teams

    To say that big-market teams run the NBA would be a gross understatement. For instance, of the 65 NBA Finals that have taken place in the sport's history, 33 have been won by the large-market Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics franchises, alone...

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  11. Updated Carmelo Anthony vs. LeBron James Tale of the Tape

    On December 6, the first place 13-4 New York Knicks travel to Miami to take on the first place 12-4 Heat. A Knicks-Heat game is exciting on many levels, but none more so than the superstar match-up of Carmelo Anthony and LeBron James ...

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  12. 2012-13 NBA Rookie Film Review: What Does the Tape Say About Top Youngsters?

    Now over a month into their rookie seasons, the 2012 draft class can finally begin to be scouted on an NBA level...

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  13. 5 NBA Teams That Deserve More Attention in the 2012-13 Season

    Those who are regular viewers of SportsCenter on ESPN may believe that the NBA only consists of about five teams...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 10,498 reads 36 comments

  14. Can Cleveland Cavaliers G Dion Waiters Actually Win Rookie of the Year?

    Being a high draft pick on the Cleveland Cavaliers means living up to a very high standard. Kyrie Irving and LeBron James had some of the better rookie seasons ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 5,987 reads 24 comments

  15. 5 2012 NBA Draft Picks Teams Are Kicking Themselves over Right Now

    The word "bust" can have a very appealing definition when discussing women, but not so much with NBA draft picks. While it's still early into the 2012-13 season, it's clear some draft picks from June may have been a mistake after all...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 34,583 reads 113 comments

  16. NBA Trade Rumors: Cleveland Cavaliers Should Try to Deal for Jazz's Paul Millsap

    The Cleveland Cavaliers haven't been very active in the trade market recently, but Chris Grant's been money when he's pulled the trigger...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 6,573 reads 31 comments

  17. NBA Players Who Need a New Coach to Become an All-Star

    Chemistry is an invaluable part of basketball. This we know is true. Not only the chemistry between players, but the relationship between coaches and players can make or break a team's success...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 2,281 reads 6 comments

  18. Cleveland Cavaliers: Breaking Down the Awesomeness of Anderson Varejao

    Nothing more than a hustle player. Doesn't do anything but flop. No offensive game at all. For years, the Cleveland Cavaliers ' Anderson Varejao has been unfairly labeled...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 2,482 reads 9 comments

  19. 1 Player from Each Team That Should Be in the NBA Dunk Contest

    The NBA Slam Dunk contest is one of the best All-Star festivities in all of sports. First beginning in 1984, some of the all-time greats have participated in the event...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 10,058 reads 6 comments

  20. Cleveland Cavaliers: Comparing Dion Waiters to Other Top NBA Rookies

    Cleveland Cavaliers rookie Dion Waiters was the fourth pick in the 2012 NBA draft out of Syracuse University, this we know. This is now where the draft expert and fans begin to disagree...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 7,279 reads 12 comments

  21. Lakers Proving Money Alone Doesn't Win a Championship

    Greatness comes at a cost in many aspects of life. For the Los Angeles Lakers , it's more expensive than for most. The Lakers hold a current payroll of $100.4 million according to HoopsHype ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 2,134 reads 47 comments

  22. Biggest Sleepers in the NBA's Western Conference

    The NBA playoff picture is already beginning to take shape, even if the season remains in its infancy stage. The Western Conference has been the dominant side of the NBA for some time now, and 2012-13 looks to be no different...

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  23. Kyrie Irving Is Already Better Than These 5 "Star" Point Guards

    In a recent Bleacher Report interview with Kyrie Irving , the Cavaliers ' star was asked if he considered himself a top five point guard in the NBA today...

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  24. 7 NBA Players Flying Under the Radar Every Fan Should Watch

    NBA stars don't always make their presence known right away. Take Kobe Bryant , for instance. The Lakers star and future Hall of Famer once rode the bench in L.A. for two seasons before finally earning a starting job...

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  25. Grading the Top 25 NBA Stars Thus Far in the 2012-13 Season

    The 2012-13 NBA season is heating up, and with it the star players that make this league so much fun to watch...

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