1. NBA Draft 2011 Trade Rumors: Jonny Flynn and No. 2 for DeMar DeRozan and No. 5?

    There has been much chatter around the basketball world about who will be the winners of the Minnesota Timberwolves ' apparent "lottery" for the No. 2 pick...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 8,577 reads 99 comments

  2. 2011 NBA Draft Big Board: Top 50 Prospects and Where They Could Be Headed

    The NBA Draft is quickly approaching. Everyone has their lists, whether they be mocks, big boards, or positional rankings...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 14,835 reads 34 comments

  3. NBA Power Rankings: Predicting the Stats for the Top 28 Players Next Season

    Statistics measure how we view certain basketball players, and we determine stars by how their numbers stack up against the best...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 7,756 reads 73 comments

  4. NBA Free Agency 2011: Exploring Options at Center for the Minnesota Timberwolves

    If you've read any of my previous articles, you'll know that I allude to the fact that the Minnesota Timberwolves are in desperate need of a true center...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 1,655 reads 37 comments

  5. NBA Finals 2011: Game-by-Game Predictions for Rest of Heat vs. Mavericks Series

    With a furious comeback, the Dallas Mavericks completely changed the outlook of the whole series. Instead of heading home losing the series by a 2-0 margin, they have tied the Heat and made them look silly in the process...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 5,354 reads 114 comments

  6. Shaquille O'Neal Retires: 20 Most Unforgettable Moments of Big Shaqtus' Career

    Shaquille O'Neal announced his retirement via Twitter yesterday. Throughout the 1990's, 2000's, and even into this decade, Shaq was perhaps the game's most colorful personality as well as one of its' best superstars...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 3,847 reads 14 comments

  7. Shaquille O'Neal: A Tribute to the Most Celebrated Center of Our Generation

    He is perhaps the most unique player of all time. He is perhaps the most celebrated center of all time. He is perhaps the worst actor of all time. He is Shaquille O'Neal ...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 679 reads 11 comments

  8. NBA Finals 2011: 5 Defensive Adjustments the Dallas Mavericks Need to Make

    The Miami Heat defeated the Dallas Mavericks last night in a hard-fought contest that was wire-to-wire for the first 30 minutes or so...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 7,942 reads 37 comments

  9. NBA Playoff Predictions: Odds for All 30 Teams to Win the 2011-2012 NBA Title

    With the 2011 NBA Finals set to kick off today, the entire 2010-11 season is hitting its dusk as only two teams out of the total 30 remain. It got me wondering about next season...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 23,622 reads 33 comments

  10. 2011 NBA Mock Draft: What the Entire Full 2 Rounds Could Look Like

    The 2011 NBA draft is approaching sooner than we think. In just under a month from now, the best collegiate players will be selected onto what will become the next point of their respective careers...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 49,928 reads 76 comments

  11. Minnesota Timberwolves: Ranking the Most Efficient Defenders of the 10-11 Season

    The Minnesota Timberwolves were one of the worst teams defensively during the 2010-11 season. Using 82games.com, I have pulled together a formula to decipher just how efficient each player on the Wolves was on defense...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 717 reads 18 comments

  12. 2011 NBA Playoffs: The Real Winner of the Postseason? NBA History

    At this point in time, I'm not sure anyone would doubt the inclusion of Dirk Nowitzki and LeBron James as all-time greats in NBA history...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 2,323 reads 30 comments

  13. NBA Playoffs 2011: Last Decade's 10 Most Exciting Overtime Games

    This postseason has brought us a plethora of exciting and absolutely mind-blowing games. The last decade has provided us with a great source of entertainment when it comes to overtime games...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 4,609 reads 15 comments

  14. NBA Playoffs 2011: 15 Biggest Late-Game Collapses in Playoff History

    It was Monday night, and all NBA fans had turned the tube on to TNT. The Thunder were up big heading into the fourth quarter, but Dirk Nowitzki and the Mavs had bigger plans, erasing a 15-point deficit and effectively giving them a 3-1 series lead...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 7,862 reads 53 comments

  15. NBA Power Rankings: The 25 Greatest Minnesota Timberwolves of All-Time

    In the 22 seasons of existence, the Minnesota Timberwolves haven't exactly been the most prolific franchise of all-time...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 2,201 reads 17 comments

  16. NBA Trade Rumors: Dwight Howard to Lakers and 15 Rumors, Fact or Fiction?

    So much is going on in the NBA world right now. As soon as the postseason concludes there will be much speculation about the offseason, most notably through trade rumors that will undoubtedly headline all that is to be...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 10,645 reads 38 comments

  17. NBA Trade Rumors: Danny Granger, Kyrie Irving, the Draft, and Other League Buzz

    These past few days have been extremely eventful in the NBA . The draft lottery occurred this week, and with it came many surprises as well as rumors streamed around the league...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 208 reads 12 comments

  18. NBA Draft 2011: Derrick Williams Would Be Latest Kahn Mistake for Timberwolves

    Derrick Williams is one of the most sought after prospects in the 2011 NBA Draft . I've seen many mock drafts that have the Wolves selecting Williams with the second overall ...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 4,865 reads 137 comments

  19. 2011 NBA Mock Draft: Will Kyrie Irving or Derrick Williams Go No. 1 to the Cavs?

    The 2011 NBA draft is approaching us sooner than we think. In just over a month from now, the best collegiate players will be selected onto what will become the next point of their respective careers...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 2,664 reads 44 comments

  20. 2011 NBA Draft Lottery: Rating the Chances for Each Team to Take Jimmer Fredette

    As the 2011 NBA Draft Lottery has concluded, so too has a new chapter in the life of Jimmer Fredette begun. After a jaw-dropping career at Brigham Young that included a super 28...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 2,452 reads 26 comments

  21. NBA Draft, Trade and Free Agent Speculation and Rumors for All 30 Teams

    This summer figures to be a busy one as far as free agency and trade rumors go. There are many trades that have been rumored, and many acquisitions that could fall through. Dwight Howard has been a main topic of these rumored deals...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 2,224 reads 9 comments

  22. 2011 NBA Draft Lottery: Predictions for Ricky Rubio and the Timberwolves' Pick

    The Minnesota Timberwolves , for at least one day now, are perhaps the hot topic of the NBA . The draft lottery begins tonight at 8:30 p.m. ET, and it is a big day to be a Wolves fan...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 4,212 reads 29 comments

  23. 2011 NBA Draft Lottery: 25 Bold Predictions for the Top 25 Prospects and Picks

    Since there are just four teams left in this year's playoff race, I think it's safe to assume that the thing on most team's minds is the offseason...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 2,112 reads 11 comments

  24. NBA Power Rankings: Andrea Bargnani and the Wimpiest Player from Each Team

    The NBA is full of tough guys and soft guys alike. Among the pack are the wimps. These are the guys who back down when their team needs them...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 12,447 reads 141 comments

  25. NBA Power Rankings: Jeff Van Gundy and the 15 Worst Announcers of All Time

    The NBA is full of insightful announcers, whether they be guys who love and admire the game, or guys who used to be a part of the game's history themselves. But there is a bad side of the commentators...

    Joseph Fafinski Written by Joseph Fafinski about 3 years ago 16,309 reads 173 comments