1. NBA Playoffs 2012: 5 Bold Predictions for the Miami Heat in the Playoffs

    Miami is a shoo-in for the 2012 NBA Playoffs and it’s time to predict what awe-striking moments this roster will provide its fans this postseason...

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  2. 5 Things the Washington Wizards Need to Do to Get Back into Playoffs Next Season

    The Washington Wizards have most recently been labeled, with the exception of John Wall , as the “not so smart” squad of the Eastern Conference thanks to a few comments from Deron Williams of the New Jersey Nets (for now)...

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  3. 5 Things the Charlotte Bobcats Must Do to Get Back into the Playoffs Next Season

    The Charlotte Bobcats are the worst team in the National Basketball Association. Kemba Walker’s draft day will come to haunt him late at night when he can’t find anything ...

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  4. NBA Playoffs 2012: Complete Guide to Beating the Miami Heat

    Are the Miami Heat favorites to win the 2012 NBA Finals? It depends what side of the fence you’re on. If you’re a Miami fan, you probably suffer from delusion and a small case of grandeur...

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  5. 2012 NBA MVP: Kevin Durant Is Nice, but He's No LeBron James

    Kevin Durant has undoubtedly evolved into a two-dimensional player, still primarily offensive. Unfortunately, his transformation came at a time when LeBron James was sick and tired of not being mentioned as the most valuable player in the league...

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  6. NBA Playoffs 2012: Russell Westbrook and the 15 Most Influential Players

    The NBA's Jeremy Lin made the list of Time’s 100 “Most Influential People in the World." It may have come as a shock because Lin only blasted onto the scene as an influential ...

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  7. 2012 NBA Playoffs: Why Lack of a Center Cripples Miami Heat's Title Hopes

    The Heat are not a squad that you can count out because of a single grievance. Whether it is because of a couple of late season failures or just because fans believe their star pupil ...

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  8. NBA Rumors: Jason Terry Must Take His Talents to South Beach and Join Miami Heat

    If you have been paying attention to Jason Terry and the Dallas Mavericks in the latter half of this season and listening to the chirping rumors that are landing Deron Williams with the Mavericks prematurely, Terry seems as good as gone...

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  9. Dwight Howard Drama: Analyzing the Magic Star's Most Shameful Season Yet

    Dwight Howard turned Orlando into a bizarre game of truth or dare. He dared the Magic to trade him and relinquish all rights to the 2012 and probably the 2013 NBA Playoffs...

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  10. Blake Griffin: Why the Clippers Headliner Is an NBA Celebrity, Not Superstar

    The NBA is filled with personalities that spontaneously combust when they arrange on the hardwood. Just the other day rarely mentioned personality Delonte West took it upon ...

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  11. Derrick Rose: Is the Chicago Bulls Superstar Mentally Prepared for Greatness?

    Derrick Rose is the perennial point guard of the future. He is agile, athletic, ever-improving, a team player and one of the most humble guys in the league. You toss him a compliment and he smiles and shrugs it off, knowing verbal homage is fleeting...

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  12. Jamario Moon Signed to Charlotte Bobcats from D-League

    This may very well be Jamario Moon ’s last chance in the NBA as the Charlotte Bobcats have called the struggling forward from the D-League, as reported by SI.com ...

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  13. 2012 NBA Playoffs: Why the Heat Want to Face the Knicks in the First Round

    Miami heated up early and then somewhere in the second and third quarters, they lost their mojo, just as Carmelo Anthony found his. Finishing with 42 points on the afternoon, Anthony was the most solid offense his team had to offer...

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  14. Deron Williams on John Wall: 'He's Not Playing with the Smartest Guys'

    The only way Deron Williams could make it more obvious that he wants out of New Jersey is to clear his locker and leave his bags outside the arena. Then again, his words have done everything but that...

    Joye Pruitt Written by Joye Pruitt about over 2 years ago 11,742 reads 51 comments

  15. LeBron James: Power Ranking LBJ's Top 10 Nike LeBron IX

    Yes, talking about LeBron James ' scores, stats and clutch performances (or lack thereof) has become the happy place for fans of any franchise besides the Miami Heat . It's like a pastime to point out where this athlete has failed...

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  16. NBA Soundtrack: 30 Songs That Describe Each Team's 2011-12 Season

    You often hear people saying that music is like art in motion and there’s no motion in the world like the NBA ...

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  17. 2012 All-NBA Team: Predicting the First-, Second- and Third-Team Rosters

    The All- NBA teams have become something like a league report card for the stars of NBA. When a player is left off, it’s kind of like a slap in the face to everything he is supposed to be to the league...

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  18. Chris Bosh: 8 Reasons Why Miami Heat Should Trade Bosh After This Season

    Arguing that Chris Bosh is a huge factor for the Miami Heat in the playoffs is a hard job to take on when he's not performing on the court during the regular season. Is it fatigue? Maybe...

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  19. 2012 NBA Free Agency: 5 Poisonous Players NBA Teams Should Avoid

    The 2012 NBA Playoffs have not been played, but that does not stop the free agency rumors from flying all over the map already...

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  20. Heat vs. Celtics Rivalry: Which Franchise Has More to Lose in Tuesday's Rematch?

    The Miami Heat walked away from Massachusetts with a sour taste in their mouths. Nothing was much different than it had been in Cleveland for LeBron James because it appeared ...

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  21. 2012 NBA Playoffs: Why Home-Court Advantage Will Prove Vital for Miami Heat

    The Heat are monsters at home. Miami is the best team at home in the league up-to-date, with a record of 24-3 when their opposition steps into the AmericanAirlines Arena...

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  22. Lamar Odom: Dallas Mavericks Have Decided to Part Ways with Struggling Odom

    Lamar Odom and the Dallas Mavericks have reportedly parted ways, as reported by ESPN . The Mavericks and Odom spent Easter Sunday working out a parting, according to sources ...

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  23. 2012 NBA Draft: Thomas Robinson to Enter 2012 NBA Draft, According to Bill Self

    Coach knows best. At least this is the mantra the NCAA tries to get student-athletes to abide by as the coaches normally become mother and father figures to the men and women they ...

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  24. Dwyane Wade Injury: Heat, Bulls, Knicks All Better Without Their Star Players

    NBA Sunday started in Madison Square Garden. Derrick Rose’s return was predicted to be triumphant and Carmelo Anthony was heading into a firestorm against the Chicago Bulls without Jeremy Lin or Amar'e Stoudemire...

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  25. Blake Griffin: Why the Clippers' Superstar Is the Fakest Tough Guy in the NBA

    There are times when you look out onto the court and you see players jostling up and down the court shoving each other out of the way and creating space for plays to be executed. It’s all a part of the game...

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