1. Dallas Mavericks and Other NBA Teams off to Surprisingly Bad Starts in 2011-12

    After an unfortunate lockout delayed the NBA season, it appears that some teams are still in lag mode to start out the chase for the playoffs...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 2,879 reads 0 comments

  2. Comparing NBA All-Star Power Forwards Blake Griffin and Kevin Love

    With many of the all-time great power forwards heading toward retirement, the NBA is seeing a huge uprising of young talent who will eventually take the league by storm...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 1,616 reads 16 comments

  3. Los Angeles Lakers: Andrew Bynum Is the Key to an NBA Championship, Not Howard

    Things have been shaky for the Los Angeles Lakers ever since the NBA lockout ended, but they now seem to be leveling out as the season progresses...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 1,541 reads 19 comments

  4. NBA Power Rankings: Placing the League's Top 10 Point Guards

    After looking at this list, it's hard to recall a group with as much talent and potential as the point guards mentioned. In this talent pool we have a reigning MVP, as well as a former winner, but also many other candidates and elite players...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 5,359 reads 16 comments

  5. LeBron James and Miami Heat Show Depth and Poise Against Indiana Without D-Wade

    In all of Miami's games thus far in the season, we haven't had the opportunity to see how they rebound after a loss...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 978 reads 42 comments

  6. 4 Solid NBA Point Guards Who Could Move in the 2011-12 Season

    No position is currently deeper in the NBA as the point guard spot. With a reigning MVP and many players capable of averaging 20 points or 10 assists, this could be the most talented group of point guards that we have ever witnessed in the league...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 18,886 reads 57 comments

  7. Miami Heat: Dwyane Wade a Game-Time Decision Against Pacers Due to Inury

    Dwyane Wade hasn't seemed to be quite himself so far in the 2011-12 season. Maybe taking a night off will help the All-Star shooting guard nurse his injuries and get back to full stride...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 394 reads 9 comments

  8. Indiana Pacers: 5 Reasons They Can Win a Playoff Series in the 2011-12 Season

    The Indiana Pacers haven't been victorious in a playoff series since the final stand of the legendary Reggie Miller. Since then, the Pacers have been most notable for the infamous Malice at the Palace ...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 679 reads 4 comments

  9. 10 Big Expectations for the Miami Heat This Season

    The Miami Heat have started off the 2011-12 campaign with a bang by winning their first three games of the year. This, of course, is much better than the rocky start of last season where Miami struggled to show their combined talents...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 3,804 reads 63 comments

  10. Miami Heat Opening Week: 6 Things to Take Away from the Win Against Boston

    With two tough challenges lined up for the Miami Heat to start the season, they batted them both down looking much improved in the process...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about 3 years ago 7,956 reads 54 comments

  11. Heat vs. Celtics: 5 Keys for Miami to Knock off Boston Tuesday Night

    It was last year that the Boston Celtics put a damper on Miami's welcoming party during their respective season openers. The story was the same as Boston continued to beat the Heat , pulling off three straight wins during the regular season...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about 3 years ago 3,934 reads 16 comments

  12. NBA 2011-12 Predictions: 5 Candidates for the Sixth Man of the Year Award

    The role depth plays in a contending team's success should never be underestimated. In fact, the NBA Sixth Man of the Year Award is one of the most prestigious accolades a player can pull in his career...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about 3 years ago 2,236 reads 25 comments

  13. 25 Predictions for the 2011-12 NBA Christmas Schedule and Opening Day

    If the NBA is trying to win back the casual fan this season after a dreadful lockout, it's safe to say it is off to a great start...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about 3 years ago 2,686 reads 6 comments

  14. 5 Keys for the Miami Heat to Defeat the NBA Champion Mavericks on Christmas Day

    A bitter finish for Miami in the playoffs, sure, but one a talented Heat team must learn from. After coming just two games short of completing their goal of an NBA championship, the South Beach Ballers were ousted by an underdog Mavericks team...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about 3 years ago 3,626 reads 5 comments

  15. 4 NBA Contenders Who Will Not Win a Championship in the 2011-12 Season

    For fans of the NBA everywhere, the season is almost here. While that sounds great to say after an extended lockout, how do you think your team will fare? With many teams rising ...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about 3 years ago 676 reads 15 comments

  16. NBA Predictions 2011-12: Complete Stat Projections for All Miami Heat Starters

    With many talks of the Heat bringing in new talent and potential starters, it turns out Miami will have the same starting lineup they had in Game 6 of the NBA Finals...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about 3 years ago 7,456 reads 24 comments

  17. Over and Under on How Many Games Eddy Curry Will Play for the Miami Heat

    When it comes to Eddy Curry , it's safe to say that he was one of the biggest under-achievers in NBA history. With high expectations coming into the league, Curry will now get a second chance at being a valuable player and a part of something big...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about 3 years ago 4,647 reads 32 comments

  18. 10 NBA Players We Would Be Happy to Never See Again

    There are the players that receive plenty of love and respect from NBA fans around the world. Then there are the players that for whatever reason you can't stand to hear about or watch in a game...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about 3 years ago 130 reads 30 comments

  19. Chris Paul Trade: Could the LA Lakers-Clippers Become the NBA's Best Rivalry?

    The MLB has the Red Sox and Yankees. NFL has Dallas and New York . As for the NBA , who is their greatest rivalry? The Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers are the best ...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about 3 years ago 868 reads 5 comments

  20. 10 NBA Traditions That Need to Be Retired

    With Christmas day fast approaching, not only are we looking forward to holiday cheer, but the beginning of the NBA season as well...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about 3 years ago 2,889 reads 14 comments

  21. NBA Free Agency: 4 Reasons Shane Battier Is the Perfect Signing for Miami

    With many rumors swirling and free-agent deals becoming more apparent on a busy Thursday, Miami may have hit the jackpot by reeling in Shane Battier ...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about 3 years ago 129 reads 17 comments

  22. NBA Trade Rumors: Surprise Teams That Could Pursue Dwight Howard

    With the talks of NBA All-Star Dwight Howard possibly landing in Los Angeles or New Jersey, history has shown that speculation can take crazy turns...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about 3 years ago 7,513 reads 19 comments

  23. 3 Reasons LeBron James Should Embrace Villain Role in Miami, Not Make Amends

    How do you go from hero to villain in just one year? Well, just follow the footsteps of superstar LeBron James and that will get you started...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about 3 years ago 1,704 reads 18 comments

  24. Miami Heat: 10 Bold Predictions for Year 2 of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Big 3

    For basketball fans around the world, the NBA season will pick up right where it left off with a Finals rematch between the Dallas Mavericks and Miami Heat ...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about 3 years ago 11,054 reads 123 comments

  25. NBA Amnesty Clause: Possible Players Worth Looking into for Miami Heat

    With the recent news of Mike Miller missing at least a month of action due to a hernia surgery, it's becoming apparent he could soon be on the oust in Miami...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about 3 years ago 5,618 reads 10 comments