1. NBA Trade Speculation: Boston Celtics Have Justification to Trade Rajon Rondo

    Rumors have started to swirl around Rajon Rondo and his possible departure from the Boston Celtics . While a deal for Chris Paul has lost a little steam based on contract issues, many deals still remain active and more could pop up...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about over 2 years ago 1,264 reads 8 comments

  2. NBA Free Agency: 10 Players 25 or Younger with the Highest Upside

    With the dreadful NBA lockout over, we can finally focus on watching our favorite teams bid on free agents and build towards the 2011-12 season...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about over 2 years ago 3,571 reads 16 comments

  3. NBA Lockout: Should Fans Even Care Anymore After Latest Player Rejection?

    Sigh... Well, after the latest offer to end the NBA lockout (which has been dragged out forever) has been sent back, should we, the fans, give up hope? Speak for yourself, but ...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about over 2 years ago 81 reads 19 comments

  4. 5 Reasons Chris Bosh Deserves an Expanded Role on Offense for Miami Heat

    Say what you want about how soft Chris Bosh is, but he is still one of the best power forwards in the NBA . If the Miami Heat want to celebrate winning a championship in 2011-12, they have to learn to involve Bosh in the offense...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about over 2 years ago 4,239 reads 81 comments

  5. NBA Free Agency: 3 Possible Teams That Should Look into Marcus Thornton

    A lot of the free agent focus post-lockout will be placed on Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol. Rightfully so, but he's not the most promising player available in the NBA . Marcus Thornton is...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about over 2 years ago 1,670 reads 12 comments

  6. NBA Trade Speculation: Players We Want to See Team with All-Star Chris Paul

    Chris Paul 's stay in New Orleans has been a memorable one, but it's safe to say that this is going to be his final season with the Hornets ...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about over 2 years ago 4,107 reads 15 comments

  7. 4 Routes the Miami Heat Could Take in Dealing with NBA Amnesty Clause

    The amnesty clause should be a considered a second chance for many teams that have created questionable contracts and moves in the past few years...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about over 2 years ago 2,168 reads 10 comments

  8. 45 Reasons Fans Should Be Eager for the 2011-12 NBA Season to Start

    To say this lockout has been torture for hardcore basketball fans around the world is no stretch. It's crazy to think that we are supposed to be into the season right now watching the Dallas Mavericks try to make another run at a title...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about over 2 years ago 3,218 reads 8 comments

  9. 10 Players Who Wasted the Most Talent with the Miami Heat

    When it comes to current contention status, the Miami Heat are sitting pretty. They have arguably the two best players in the NBA with Dwyane Wade and LeBron James, and an overlooked bench when healthy...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 2,563 reads 8 comments

  10. NBA Free Agency: 9 Key Players Who Will Re-Sign with Current Team Post-Lockout

    Just what type of impact will a new CBA have on NBA free agent negotiations and signings? Most likely a huge one...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 619 reads 6 comments

  11. The Best Oldest of the Old Players in the NBA

    Age 35: the age where most players are out of their primes and retirement seems way more realistic. That being said, have you ever wondered what a 12-man roster filled with older veterans may look like? If so, this is a list for you...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 9,007 reads 33 comments

  12. Why Fans Shouldn't Argue Against LeBron James in ESPN's NBA Rank

    LeBron James haters, add this one to your reasons to hate him. However, ESPN hit this one right on the nail by crowning King James the best player in the NBA ...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 1,397 reads 34 comments

  13. Bold Prediction for Every NBA Team During the 2011-12 Season

    With no clear sight of the dreadful NBA lockout ending, we are left with nothing to write about but the speculation and hope of a swift player-owner agreement...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 1,914 reads 31 comments

  14. Tracking the Biggest Storyline for Every NBA Team So Far This Offseason

    With not a lot of progress made in completing a new labor agreement, the NBA season now hangs in the balance as a consequence. Since the lockout has occurred, there hasn't been many notable news stories happening as of late...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 5,084 reads 110 comments

  15. Dwyane Wade Must Learn When To Defer to LeBron James and When To Takeover Games

    Since being drafted by the Heat in 2003, Dwyane Wade has blossomed into a sentimental favorite for Miami fans...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 71 reads 28 comments

  16. Miami Heat: If They Don't Distribute the Ball Better, They'll Never Win

    The Miami Heat have the talent to do great things in the 2011-12 NBA season. Led by three superstars, the Heat are often considered heavy favorites to make it back to the NBA Finals next season...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 2,020 reads 18 comments

  17. LeBron James is Winning the NBA Lockout by Staying out of the Negative Spotlight

    It's no secret that the 2010 NBA offseason instantly transformed LeBron James from a hero into a so-called villain. To an extent, there was justification. No, James shouldn't have been ridiculed for leaving Cleveland ...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 1,249 reads 0 comments

  18. Miami Heat: Weighing the Team's Free-Agent Options Post Lockout

    After looking at the 2011-12 free-agent class, it's not hard to see that it doesn't possess many star players. On the contrary, it does include many quality role players that could make differences for respective contenders...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 4,112 reads 35 comments

  19. Miami Heat: Ensuring an NBA Finals Berth in 2011-12 in 10 Steps

    Rest easy for now doubters, the Miami Heat missed out on the gold. However, after a year under their belt don't expect the same. Expectations were through the roof last year for the rebuilt Miami club...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 7,660 reads 36 comments

  20. Will LeBron James Find Redemption by Leading the Miami Heat to a NBA Title?

    When all is said and done in the career of LeBron James, a lot of his legacy will rely on his ability to win championships. So far things haven't look so peachy for James as he has failed to win a single title, but just one won't bring him redemption...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 477 reads 0 comments

  21. Why LeBron James Needs to Be More Aggressive on Offense for the Miami Heat

    With his dangerous combination of size, strength and speed, LeBron James is truly a rare breed of a player. Using these to his advantage, he can beat you many ways offensively...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 1,280 reads 6 comments

  22. Miami Heat Capable of Winning 70 Games During a Full NBA Season

    Throughout the storied history of the NBA, only one team has won 70 games in a regular season: the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls. Many teams have come close to eclipsing the rare feat but have fallen short in the process...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 907 reads 14 comments

  23. Miami Heat 2011-12: Analyzing the Heat's Biggest Strengths and Advantages

    After one year in the book, the rebuilt Miami Heat came out empty-handed in a quest for a NBA championship. The good news for Heat fans is Miami will come back better in 2011-12...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 1,395 reads 19 comments

  24. LeBron James Must Check His Ego at the Door To Win Fans Back

    No player in the storied history of the NBA has faced as many expectations as LeBron James . While a lot of the hype machine was created by his rare combination of athletic ability and talent, he hasn't helped his case when it comes to his ego...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 1,942 reads 10 comments

  25. NFL Free Agency: Should Future Hall of Famer Terrell Owens Consider Retirement?

    It's one of the hardest things for most NFL players to consider: retirement. However, there comes a time at which every player must realize it is time to hang up the cleats, not only for health concerns, but for his legacy as well...

    Eric Johnson Written by Eric Johnson about almost 3 years ago 413 reads 12 comments