1. How New Orleans Pelicans Can Fix Small Forward Position Next Season

    In order for the New Orleans Pelicans to get back into contention, small forward needs to be altered next year. In the NBA , small forward has become a premier position in recent years...

    Ryan Clutter Written by Ryan Clutter about 1 year ago 3,396 reads 19 comments

  2. Grading Kevin McHale's Job as Houston Rockets Coach This Season

    Kevin McHale and the Houston Rockets had an extremely eventful season. Through the ups and downs and the battles of adversity, the Rockets were able to reach the playoffs for the first time in four years...

    Ryan Clutter Written by Ryan Clutter about 1 year ago 3,931 reads 69 comments

  3. Free Agents the New Orleans Pelicans Should Sign This Summer

    There is going to be a makeover for the New Orleans Pelicans . The name change aside, New Orleans is faced with five unrestricted free agents this offseason. The Pelicans are in the market to sign some players, and the need is clear: veterans...

    Ryan Clutter Written by Ryan Clutter about 1 year ago 995 reads 15 comments

  4. What the Young Houston Rockets Can Learn from Growing Pains in NBA Playoffs

    The Houston Rockets are looking at a bright future. A No. 8 seed in the Western Conference, the Rockets managed to make the playoffs as the youngest team in the NBA , with an average age of 24...

    Ryan Clutter Written by Ryan Clutter about 1 year ago 2,305 reads 21 comments

  5. Players New Orleans Pelicans Should Target in the NBA Draft

    The New Orleans Pelicans have a slim chance at the top pick in the 2013 NBA draft. In the lottery for a second consecutive season, the Pelicans hold an 8.8 percent chance of landing the No...

    Ryan Clutter Written by Ryan Clutter about 1 year ago 3,773 reads 29 comments

  6. Final Regular Season Grades for Each New Orleans Hornets Player in 2013

    The New Orleans Hornets finished the 2012-13 season with a 27-55 record, 31 games behind the Southwest Division champion San Antonio Spurs ...

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  7. Biggest Issues New Orleans Hornets Must Address This Offseason

    The New Orleans Hornets, now called the New Orleans Pelicans , suffered another season of growth and progression. As the second-youngest team in the league, there were plenty of growing pains...

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  8. Surprises and Disappointments from New Orleans Hornets' 2012-13 Season

    The New Orleans Hornets are building for the future. As the second-youngest team in the league, the Hornets had their share of growing pains. With a 27-54 record, we’ll see another lottery pick for the newly formed Pelicans...

    Ryan Clutter Written by Ryan Clutter about 1 year ago 1,871 reads 10 comments

  9. Does Anthony Davis and Ryan Anderson Frontcourt Work Long Term for the Hornets?

    Both Anthony Davis and Ryan Anderson bring a different dynamic to the frontcourt of the New Orleans Hornets ...

    Ryan Clutter Written by Ryan Clutter about 1 year ago 1,788 reads 4 comments

  10. Predicting Which New Orleans Hornets Players Will Not Be Back Next Season

    The New Orleans Hornets , soon to be the Pelicans, have tremendous potential. That’s all they have at this point, though, is potential. In order to take the next step and be considered a playoff contender, a few roster tweaks must be made...

    Ryan Clutter Written by Ryan Clutter about over 1 year ago 2,048 reads 9 comments

  11. Houston Rockets Have More NBA Playoffs Spoiler Potential Than You Think

    With the NBA playoffs right around the corner, the Houston Rockets are lined up to be anywhere from the No. 6 to the No. 8 seed. Despite the lower seeding, this team has the makeup and potential to make a deep playoff run...

    Ryan Clutter Written by Ryan Clutter about over 1 year ago 3,257 reads 7 comments

  12. Eric Gordon Needs New Orleans Hornets as Much as They Need Him

    The New Orleans Hornets paid Eric Gordon to be the face of their franchise. In the years to come, that’s exactly what they’ll see...

    Ryan Clutter Written by Ryan Clutter about over 1 year ago 1,281 reads 13 comments

  13. NCAA Brackets 2013: Top Seeds Most Likely to Be Upset

    As the NCAA tournament gets under way and we are vigorously filling out our brackets, there are always some top seeds who get upset much earlier than we expect...

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  14. Thunder vs. Grizzlies: Bench Play Key to Huge Western Conference Matchup

    Two of the Western Conference’s best teams go head-to-head in what should be a thrilling matchup. The Oklahoma City Thunder are leading the Northwest Division, though the red-hot Denver Nuggets are putting the pressure on...

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  15. Why There Is a Bright Future for the New Orleans Hornets

    When you look at the roster of the New Orleans Hornets , you don’t expect this team to have double the amount of losses than it does wins. But that’s exactly what you see...

    Ryan Clutter Written by Ryan Clutter about over 1 year ago 785 reads 5 comments

  16. UNC vs. Villanova: Game Time, TV Schedule, Spread Info and Predictions

    The UNC Tar Heels (24-10) and the Villanova Wildcats (20-13) each bring dynamic shooting and star-caliber players to the table as they clash in the second round of the NCAA tournament ...

    Ryan Clutter Written by Ryan Clutter about over 1 year ago 131 reads 0 comments

  17. 5 Things to Watch for from the New Orleans Hornets Down the Stretch

    The New Orleans Hornets sit in the gutter of the NBA ’s Southwest Division. It has been a painful season for the Hornets, as coach Monty Williams has had to juggle his lineup game in and game out to deal with constant injuries...

    Ryan Clutter Written by Ryan Clutter about over 1 year ago 408 reads 1 comments

  18. NFL Free Agents: Predicting Where Cap Casualties Will Land

    This time of year, NFL players never feel safe on their respective teams. To save cap space, some of the highest paid veteran players are let go and become free agents. This year was no different...

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  19. Washington Nationals: Why They Will Repeat as NL East Champs

    A year after the Washington Nationals had a major league best 98 wins, they’ ve only gotten better...

    Ryan Clutter Written by Ryan Clutter about over 1 year ago 495 reads 3 comments

  20. What to Expect from 2nd Round of the World Baseball Classic: Pool 2

    The World Baseball Classic is off to an entertaining start. We saw late-game heroics, a bench-clearing brawl and plenty of runs in the first round. A powerful Venezuelan team was eliminated, as was Mexico...

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  21. 7 MLB Players Who Will Avoid the Sophomore Slump

    A sophomore slump is always somewhere in the minds of the previous season's top rookies. The term is thrown around when players see their numbers drop dramatically in their second year...

    Ryan Clutter Written by Ryan Clutter about over 1 year ago 5,873 reads 28 comments

  22. World Baseball Classic Preview: 5 Teams That Will Challenge Team USA

    Team USA has an extremely talented roster in the World Baseball Classic. Filled with MLB stars, they are set to go to battle for their country on Friday, March 8 when they take on Mexico...

    Ryan Clutter Written by Ryan Clutter about over 1 year ago 1,148 reads 0 comments

  23. Arsenal Transfer News: Players Who Could Save Arsene Wenger's Job

    There are bound to be some changes for an Arsenal squad that is struggling to find consistency this year. The Gunners are sitting fifth in the Barclays Premier League standings with a record of 13-8-7...

    Ryan Clutter Written by Ryan Clutter about over 1 year ago 8,107 reads 10 comments

  24. Juventus vs. Celtic: Hoops Players Who Can Make 2nd Leg Interesting

    After surrendering three goals at Parkhead , Celtic face a tough task in the second leg of the UEFA Champions League final-16. While they’re in Turin, the atmosphere will make it difficult for the Hoops to advance...

    Ryan Clutter Written by Ryan Clutter about over 1 year ago 524 reads 1 comments

  25. Breaking Down the Top Candidates for NBA's 6th Man of the Year

    The best teams in the NBA rely on their bench to give them a spark. Just the fact there is a Sixth Man of the Year Award is an indication of this...

    Ryan Clutter Written by Ryan Clutter about over 1 year ago 7,223 reads 27 comments