1. Updated Odds to Win 2013 NBA Title, Free Agency Edition

    Needless to say, constructing the proper odds or power rankings is a difficult task to complete during free agency. There are moves and rumors being made at all times...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about 2 years ago 1,459 reads 13 comments

  2. Miami Heat: The Defining Moment from the 2011-12 Season for Every Player

    The season's over and we've already moved onto the ongoing free agency talk? Not in Miami Heat -land. Well, Heat-land is currently occupied with the thought of Ray Allen possibly ...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about 2 years ago 6,017 reads 13 comments

  3. 8 NBA Teams That Pose Biggest Threats to LeBron and Heat Next Season

    They finally did it. After all the criticism, scrutiny, hate, chitter-chatter, rumors, far-fetched trade rumors and bumping of the gums, the Miami Heat and their Big Three have finally won a title...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about 2 years ago 5,249 reads 43 comments

  4. Ranking the Best NBA Players at Least 30 Years Old

    Who said this is a young man's game? As far as I can see, from this top-10 list of the league's best players 30 years of age or older, the NBA has some wily veterans that aren't yet convinced that their respective careers are on the decline...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about 2 years ago 10,499 reads 68 comments

  5. Best Undrafted Players in NBA History

    The NBA draft is a glorious time for the teenagers and young adults that will soon be making millions of dollars in endorsements and basketball contracts. However, this is for only 60 players...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about 2 years ago 20,029 reads 4 comments

  6. NBA Mock Draft 2012: Last-Minute Predictions for Draft Day

    As NBA fans, we need something to ease us into the offseason; something that can remind us the regular season won't start for another four months...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about 2 years ago 25,086 reads 26 comments

  7. Is LeBron James the Best Athlete to Ever Play in the NBA?

    " The things he does on the basketball court you can’t teach. There’s brilliance to his game. And then you add the work ethic and his thirst to always get better and to push himself beyond his comfortable limits...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about 2 years ago 9,048 reads 111 comments

  8. Power Ranking All 30 NBA General Managers

    You have problems if you aspire to be a general manager in the NBA . As fun as it may seem to create your personal roster via trades and signings, you also have the pressure of spending ...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about 2 years ago 32,925 reads 132 comments

  9. NBA Mock Draft 2012: Ranking the Top 60 Prospects

    Less than a week from now, that 19-year-old is going to be the No. 1 pick and will become the newest member of the New Orleans Hornets. Anthony Davis' selection at No. 1 is believed to be consensus...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about 2 years ago 30,525 reads 52 comments

  10. NBA Rumors: Why Brooklyn Nets Must Keep Gerald Wallace for Inaugural Season

    Do you think this franchise has missed the Jason Kidd, Vince Carter and Richard Jefferson core that led them into deep postseason runs throughout the early and mid 2000s? Success ...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about 2 years ago 3,383 reads 25 comments

  11. Miami Heat: Ray Allen and 5 Free Agents Who Would Be Ideal Fits

    It was only two years ago when the Miami Heat completed one of the biggest free agent coups in sports history and it just may start paying off with a win this Thursday night. Nowadays, free agency is just another time for the Heat...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about 2 years ago 328 reads 57 comments

  12. NBA Finals 2012: Ranking Miami Heat's Big Three with the Best in the NBA

    It's the latest trend and whether you like it or not, more NBA organizations may just be ready to pounce on the idea of creating a three-man core surrounded by average role players...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about 2 years ago 2,880 reads 11 comments

  13. LeBron James: How King James' Legacy Will Be Redefined After NBA Finals

    With his Miami Heat up 98-96 in Game 2, LeBron James stepped up to the free-throw line for two free throws in a situation that would take away home-court advantage from the Oklahoma City Thunder ...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about 2 years ago 2,242 reads 9 comments

  14. The Most Disappointing Player from Every NBA Team This Season

    Not every NBA team can have a roster chock full of players who overachieve and play far above expectations. There will always be at least one player who disappointed his organization in some fashion...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about 2 years ago 58,986 reads 56 comments

  15. The 8 Dumbest Controversies in the 2012 NBA Playoffs

    We can't get through an entire NBA postseason without having some sort of controversy, right? It seems to always happen in basketball, more times than any other sport...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about over 2 years ago 4,517 reads 7 comments

  16. NBA Finals: 5 Past Individual Performances We Won't See Repeated

    What a magical thing these NBA Finals are. Where champions are made and where legends are born, the NBA Finals is the pinnacle of basketball's greatest players and teams...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about over 2 years ago 1,098 reads 3 comments

  17. Miami Heat: Grading Every Member of the Roster and Erik Spoelstra

    I am writing this with 40 minutes to go until the start of the NBA Finals. The butterflies are coming back. Those same butterflies we all get from any Game 7 or important contest...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about over 2 years ago 2,184 reads 4 comments

  18. The 10 Worst Blown Calls of the 2012 NBA Playoffs

    Conspiracy theorists must have needed a few change of pants after watching the 2012 postseason. The fact that the Miami Heat and Oklahoma City Thunder, arguably the league's two most ...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about over 2 years ago 4,122 reads 14 comments

  19. 5 Factors That Will Decide the NBA Finals 2012 Winner

    The majority of us predicted this matchup in the NBA Finals at the beginning of the season, and we somehow turned out to be correct...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about over 2 years ago 31,008 reads 173 comments

  20. Why Miami Heat's LeBron James Won't Ever Get Proper Respect Without NBA Ring

    I wonder if Charles Barkley, John Stockton, Karl Malone, Elgin Baylor and Dominique Wilkins go through life feeling unfulfilled and unsatisfied without having an NBA championship ring on their finger...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about over 2 years ago 7,964 reads 106 comments

  21. LeBron James: 10-Step Process to Secure Reputation as NBA's GOAT

    Is it ridiculous at this point to compare LeBron James ' career to that of the greatest player of all time in Michael Jordan? Yes. Absolutely it is...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about over 2 years ago 6,769 reads 107 comments

  22. NBA Rumors: 6 Teams That Should Convince Stan Van Gundy to Coach Them Next Year

    With two coaching positions in Charlotte and Portland and possibly one in Milwaukee opening up in the future, it's time to begin contemplating where former Orlando Magic head coach Stan Van Gundy will be headed next year...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about over 2 years ago 3,821 reads 3 comments

  23. NBA Rumors: 7 Reasons Pau Gasol to Chicago Bulls Will Never Happen

    The Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers are back at trying to form a trade involving an All-Star and former NBA champion...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about over 2 years ago 6,569 reads 12 comments

  24. NBA Playoffs 2012: Are Referees Favoring LeBron James and Dwyane Wade?

    It shouldn't have come as a surprise to anyone that LeBron James is leading all players in the postseason with 146 free throws, including 24 free throws in the Miami Heat 's Game 2 victory over Boston...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about over 2 years ago 847 reads 42 comments

  25. 2012 NBA Draft: How Does the First Round Project After the Lottery

    With the lottery order set, it's time to turn our attention to how the second half of the first round will pan out...

    John Friel Written by John Friel about over 2 years ago 4,029 reads 1 comments