1. Chris Paul: Patience With Hornets a Losing Cause

    Just two years ago, Chris Paul was an MVP candidate, and the New Orleans Hornets were one quarter away from advancing to the Western Conference Finals before falling to the San Antonio Spurs...

    Ling Ge Written by Ling Ge about 5 years ago 174 reads 4 comments

  2. Why Kobe Bryant Won't Win the NBA MVP

    With one-third of the 2008-09 season complete, it is a good time to assess our MVP candidates and see who has the best chance to win:LeBron James (Cleveland Cavaliers)James is the clear favorite to win the MVP award...

    Ling Ge Written by Ling Ge about almost 7 years ago 587 reads 13 comments

  3. Broncos-Chargers Week 17 Rematch: Bring Back Ed Hochuli?

    Four weeks ago, Denver Broncos had a hammerlock on the AFC West Division over the San Diego Chargers. The Chargers fell to 4-8 when they lost at home to the Falcons, while the Broncos had a a 7-5 record with a convincing road win over the Jets...

    Ling Ge Written by Ling Ge about almost 7 years ago 657 reads 4 comments

  4. Did You See That? Sports' Top Defining Moments of 2008, from Beginning to End

    This year was a difficult time for many people because of the nation's financial crisis. But sports always have the power to bring joy and imagination for the people...

    Ling Ge Written by Ling Ge about 6 years ago 277 reads 6 comments

  5. Play the Blame Game: Players, Coaches, or the System?

    The NBA has seen a flurry of blockbuster trades and free-agent signings over the past year. Before the summer, we saw Phoenix acquire Shaq for Marion, Dallas get Jason Kidd for Devin Harris, and Ben Wallace sent to Cleveland...

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  6. Who are the NBA's Rising Stars?

    Everyone knows who the superstars are—LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Dwyane Wade, Tim Duncan, and Dwight Howard, just to list a few. Everyone also knows who the super-rookies are, such as Derrick Rose, OJ Mayo, and Greg Oden...

    Ling Ge Written by Ling Ge about 6 years ago 2,211 reads 16 comments

  7. Lakers-Celtics Finals Rematch Would See a Celtics Repeat

    We are only a quarter through the 2008-09 NBA season, but fans and analysts are already anticipating a Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics Finals rematch...

    Ling Ge Written by Ling Ge about 6 years ago 488 reads 5 comments

  8. NBA Western Conference: The Playoff Push

    The Western Conference is providing one the greatest playoff races in NBA history. Only 6 games are separated between the top nine teams in the west, and every team is jockeying for playoff position...

    Ling Ge Written by Ling Ge about almost 7 years ago 1,239 reads 9 comments

  9. Jordan vs. Kobe: A Difference in Eras

    Who is the better player: Michael Jordan or Kobe Bryant? With all the reasoning by analysts and diehard fans, this heated debate will never have a legitimate answer until Kobe Bryant retires...

    Ling Ge Written by Ling Ge about almost 7 years ago 10,376 reads 79 comments

  10. NBA Trade Evaluations: Winners and Losers

    This NBA season, we have seen a flurry of blockbuster trades by the Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Lakers, Phoenix Suns, Dallas Mavericks, Cleveland Cavaliers, and the Utah Jazz...

    Ling Ge Written by Ling Ge about almost 7 years ago 1,772 reads 13 comments

  11. Hold up! Wait a Minute!: NBA Surprises After the All-Star Break

    In the Eastern Conference, the Boston Celtics and Detroit Pistons are jockeying for first place, while the top nine teams in the Western Conference are competing for favorable seeding...

    Ling Ge Written by Ling Ge about almost 7 years ago 1,586 reads 4 comments

  12. NBA's Greatest Dynamic Duos in the Last Decade

    In 1998, the Chicago Bulls won their sixth and last championship by beating the Utah Jazz 4-2. That ended a dynastic reign of six championships in eight years, led by Michael Jordan and Scottie ...

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  13. Great Wall Crumbles: Yao Ming Out for the Rest of Season

    Even with both Yao Ming and Tracy McGrady, it was hard enough for the Houston Rockets to compete in the very tight Western Conference...

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  14. WIll Ben Wallace Bring a Championship to the Cleveland Cavaliers?

    Cleveland Cavaliers’ General Manager Danny Ferry finally pulled the trigger, and put together an 11-player trade involving the Cavs, the Seattle Supersonics, and Chicago Bulls...

    Ling Ge Written by Ling Ge about almost 7 years ago 1,092 reads 5 comments

  15. Analysis of Shaq's Debut as a Phoenix Sun

    Shaquille O’Neal made his much anticipated debut for the Phoenix Suns in a home game Wednesday, but fell 130-124 to the Los Angeles Lakers in a thrilling fast-paced game...

    Ling Ge Written by Ling Ge about almost 7 years ago 1,162 reads 7 comments

  16. Top Five Greatest NBA Moments in my Lifetime

    Feb. 19, 2008 was my 21st birthday. Congratulations to me! Now I can legally buy beer. HOORAY BEER! (For those who’ve seen the Red Stripe Beer commercial) During some part of my birthday, ...

    Ling Ge Written by Ling Ge about almost 7 years ago 2,369 reads 7 comments

  17. It's Official: Jason Kidd to Dallas in Eight-Player Deal

    Just to review, here is the eight-player deal that was completed today:Mavericks get:G Jason KiddF Antoine WrightF Malik AllenNets get:G Devin HarrisG Maurice AgerG/F Trenton HassellF ...

    Ling Ge Written by Ling Ge about almost 7 years ago 648 reads 0 comments

  18. NBA Second Half: 30 Teams, 30 Questions

    So now that the All-Star Break is over, it's time to ask a question for every team for the second half. Will the blockbuster trades push some teams to the top? Who's going to be this ...

    Ling Ge Written by Ling Ge about almost 7 years ago 1,595 reads 2 comments

  19. NBA 2007-08 Season's First-Half Duds

    So after going off my article for the NBA 2007-08 Season's First-Half Studs, I decided to make a list for this season's First-Half Duds, who are the opposite of the most improved or least important person on the team...

    Ling Ge Written by Ling Ge about almost 7 years ago 1,468 reads 2 comments

  20. 2008 NBA All-Star Saturday Night Grades

    The second day of the All-Star festivities featured the Haier Shooting Stars, the Playstation Skills Challenge, the Foot Locker Three-Point Contest, and had a “Super” ending in the Sprite Slam Dunk Contest...

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  21. NBA 2007-08 Season's First-Half Studs

    Everyone knows how much Kobe Bryant, Lebron James, Tim Duncan, Steve Nash, and other superstars make an impact to their respective teams. But what about the other emerging stars this season? In Monta Ellis's rookie season, he averaged 6...

    Ling Ge Written by Ling Ge about almost 7 years ago 1,105 reads 5 comments

  22. Shaq and the Suns: A Championship Look on Offense and Defense

    There are plenty of reasons why NBA executives believe Phoenix acquiring the aging Shaq, in exchange for Shawn Marion and Marcus Banks, will be a mistake. This isn't the Shaq who has career averages of 25...

    Ling Ge Written by Ling Ge about almost 7 years ago 739 reads 0 comments