1. Orlando Magic Inching Their Way Up on the Rankings

    After the Cavaliers loss to the Miami Heat, and the Celtics loss to the Trail Blazers (without Brandon Roy) the Orlando Magic are clearly moving their way up in the power rankings. They have ended the month of December with 12 wins and 3 loses...

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  2. FANTASY PICK-UP ALERT!!!

    Six-foot point-guard Kyle Lowry is now starting for the Memphis Grizzlies and is producing big numbers. Last night he played 34 minutes and put up a career-high 12 assists along with 14 points, 4 rebounds and 1 steal...

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  3. NBA Fantasy Injury Updates—Week 10

    FANTASY INJURY UPDATES WEEK 10 Fantasy NBA has officially reached it’s competitive point this season. With player injuries and risky starts, sometimes you have to debate who to start and who to bench...

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  4. Orlando Magic Making Believers Out of Fans

    After winning their first playoff series in the last 12 years, the Orlando Magic got a chance to experience what it was like to compete for the NBA title...

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  5. Who’s Hot and Who’s Not? Week 10

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  6. The Biggest Draft Busts over the Last Five Years

    2003 NBA Draft With the second pick of the NBA draft, the Detroit Pistons selected 7’0 Serbian Darko Milicic with high hopes of him turning into an All-Star...

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  7. Game Recap: Two OT Rockets vs Jazz, Spurs vs Grizzlies

    Coming into the game, Ron Artest was a game-time decision with a swollen ankle. When news reached Ron that Tracy McGrady would not be playing in the game, Ron's game-time decision turned into a definite decision...

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  8. Stephon Marbury to Be Bought out by New York Knicks?

    Dec. 27 Rumor Mill Update In a Sports Illustrated NBA article, it seems as though New York Knicks general manager Donnie Walsh wants nothing more than to buy out Stephon Marbury’s contract...

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  9. The Detroit Pistons and Their Road to Victory

    It all started with the Big Five during the '03-'04 NBA season. They were a team compiled with great athletes and tremendous chemistry...

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  10. Spurs-Suns: Roger Mason Hits Game-Winning Three-Pointer against Phoenix

    With 4.4 seconds left on the clock, the Spurs were down 90-88. Michael Finley passed the ball to Tony Parker who quickly drove it to the hoop, dishing the ball out to a wide-open Roger Mason...

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  11. A Must Win for the Los Angeles Lakers

    The world’s longest NBA win streak was 33 wins by the Los Angeles Lakers during the 1971-72 season. A win in Los Angeles tomorrow places the Boston Celtics tied for the third longest win streak in NBA history with 20 wins...

    Brandon Ribak Written by Brandon Ribak about over 5 years ago 191 reads 3 comments

  12. The Most Disappointing Teams in the NBA

    Eastern Conference Top Two Philadelphia 76ers Record: 12-16 10th Place in Eastern Conference The signing of Elton Brand during the off-season brought lots of attention towards the 76ers newly powered lineup...

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  13. Dirk Nowitzki Loves the Game

    In a recent interview, Dirk stated that he would be willing to take a cut in his pay in order to sign a free agent during the big 2010 offseason signing...

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  14. Carlos Boozer to Miami Heat for Shawn Marion?

    It would not be a surprise if the Utah Jazz’s All-Star power forward Carlos Boozer was sent to Miami in exchange for Shawn Marion. (Says Terry Pluto from the Cleveland, OH Sports Blog...

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  15. NBA’s Perfect Pick-Ups

    Every fantasy team goes through phases of constant injuries and lack of performances. Players sometimes exceed expectations and others don’t...

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  16. The Best Conference in the NBA

    If you were asked what conference was better in the NBA today, what would you say? I hope you would quickly respond back with the Eastern Conference, because they clearly are stronger than the Western Conference this year...

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  17. Suns-Blazers: Brandon Roy Drops career-high 52 points

    Thursday night’s TNT NBA game featured the Portland Trail Blazers against the Phoenix Suns. It was an outstanding game that came down until the final minute of play, when Brandon Roy hit a clutch three-pointer to put the Blazers up by three...

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  18. Could Bobcats Guard Raymond Felton Be Headed to Golden State?

    LayupDrill’s Rumor Mill brings you the most recent rumor trade update in the NBA. In a deal that would send Charlotte Bobcats starting point guard Raymond Felton to the Golden State Warriors ...

    Brandon Ribak Written by Brandon Ribak about over 5 years ago 771 reads 18 comments

  19. NBA's "Destined For Stardom" Players

    Every season there is always a select few of talented players that rise from average to stardom. They normally come into the NBA season with a positive mindset and develop throughout the year into an NBA All-Star...

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  20. NBA Coaches Have No Learning Curve

    Six head coaches have been fired in the NBA so far this season, and we haven't even reached the All-Star Break yet! Is it fair that general managers are blaming their team’s horrific starts ...

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  21. Shawn Marion To Be Dealt to Cleveland Cavaliers?

    Could Shawn Marion’s play for the Cavaliers be the final piece to the puzzle, allowing LeBron to win his first Championship? LayupDrill’s Senior Editor Brandon Ribak, on behalf of ...

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  22. The Cleveland Cavaliers Will Win the NBA Championship This Season

    The Cavaliers have made a statement already this season. Their 20-4 record places them third best in the league and first in their division. The Cavs also rank No...

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  23. Reggie Theus: Next NBA Coach To Get The Boot

    Reggie Theus is definitely under the radar after starting the season 6-17. Whether it is Theus’s coaching or the players, something needs to be done now before Reggie is no longer in a suit and tie...

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  24. Fantasy Tips: Buy Em and Trade Em

    Fantasy Tips: Buy em is a list of players that have the potential to break-out (and produce solid numbers) that should be bought, sold to, or traded to for lower-rated players IMMEDIATELY...

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  25. Could Boris Diaw Make an Immediate Fantasy Impact for Bobcats?

    On Wednesday December 10th the Charlotte Bobcats traded Jason Richardson, Jared Dudley, and a second round 2010 draft pick to the Phoenix Suns for Boris Diaw, Raja Bell, and Sean Singletary...

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