1. Is Dwyane Wade Losing His Status as an Elite NBA Superstar?

    Much to the dismay of Dwyane Wade and Miami Heat fans, Kevin Durant recently stated that James Harden should replace Wade on Sports Illustrated's list of the top 10 players ...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 1 year ago 11,794 reads 106 comments

  2. Houston Rockets vs. Indiana Pacers: Grading Indiana's Performance

    James Harden scored 21 points, six other Houston Rockets players scored in double-figures and Kevin McHale's ballclub got off to a 12-0 start and never looked back in a 116-96 victory over the Indiana Pacers in the Philippines on Thursday...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 1 year ago 2,632 reads 34 comments

  3. Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Philadelphia 76ers: Live Score and Analysis for OKC

    Kevin Durant flirted with a triple-double, Reggie Jackson led all scorers with 29 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder topped the Philadelphia 76ers , 103-99, in their preseason matchup in Manchester on Tuesday afternoon...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 1 year ago 864 reads 2 comments

  4. Paul George's Ultimate Training Camp Checklist for 2013-14 Season

    Indiana Pacers forward Paul George turned a lot of heads during the 2013 playoffs, helping lead his team to a seventh game against the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference Finals...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 1 year ago 1,818 reads 7 comments

  5. NBA Rumors: Recapping Latest Buzz After First Week of Training Camp

    There is plenty to talk about after the first week of NBA training camp. From stars returning to the hardwood to teams reshaping their identities, the buzz has been unrelenting, ...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 1 year ago 4,054 reads 5 comments

  6. Kevin Love's Ultimate Training Camp Checklist for 2013-14 Season

    The 2012-13 campaign was a rough one for Minnesota Timberwolves big man Kevin Love . A season that was expected by many to result in a long-awaited playoff appearance for the Timberwolves yielded disaster...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 1 year ago 1,227 reads 4 comments

  7. Dwyane Wade's Ultimate Training Camp Checklist for 2013-14 Season

    Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade is entering arguably the most important season of his life. This is a year that could certainly define what the rest of Wade's career is going to look like...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 1 year ago 6,581 reads 18 comments

  8. Chicago Bulls Media Day 2013: Photos, Interviews and Takeaways

    Chicago Bulls fans have been waiting quite a long time for the 2013-14 season. After watching Derrick Rose go down with a torn ACL during the 2012 playoffs, Bulls fans weren't sure when they'd get to see their star point guard again...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 1 year ago 7,652 reads 17 comments

  9. Miami Heat Training Camp 2013: Roster Projections, Team Analysis and Preview

    For the second consecutive year, the Miami Heat will enter the NBA season on top of the world. Coming off back-to-back championships, the Heat look to join an exclusive list of five teams that have three-peated over the course of history...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about over 1 year ago 35,749 reads 104 comments

  10. Ranking the NBA's Sickest Signature Shoes Entering 2013-14 Season

    The 2013-14 NBA season is closing in fast, and that can only mean one thing. OK, it means quite a few things, most of which are much more important than what we're about to discuss, but with every new season comes...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about over 1 year ago 9,505 reads 9 comments

  11. 5 Changes Doc Rivers Will Make to LA to Transform Clippers into Contenders

    Doc Rivers has been there and done that. He has won a championship and been to two finals. Basically, he knows how to get it done...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about over 1 year ago 4,711 reads 44 comments

  12. 5 Reasons Chris Bosh Will Be More Important Than Ever to Miami Heat in 2013-14

    You may have forgotten, but the Miami Heat do, in fact, have a Big Three. You're forgiven if you failed to remember, though...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about over 1 year ago 11,697 reads 56 comments

  13. Ranking LeBron James' Sickest Signature Shoes

    With a great player generally comes great footwear, and the LeBron James is no exception. The Miami Heat star's sneakers have been wildly popular ever since he first came into the ...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about over 1 year ago 15,184 reads 19 comments

  14. Why Dwyane Wade's Evolution Is Key to Miami Heat's Big 3 Staying Together

    Don't look now, but next summer, LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh can all opt out of their contracts with the Miami Heat and potentially take their services elsewhere...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about over 1 year ago 13,503 reads 53 comments

  15. Biggest Concerns Miami Heat Should Have for Aging Dwyane Wade

    It's no secret that Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade is not the same player he once was. Wade may be only 31 years old, but his body is essentially 40...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about over 1 year ago 12,990 reads 47 comments

  16. Biggest Reasons to Believe Miami Heat Will Win Third Straight Title

    The odds may be stacked against them, but there remains a chance that the Miami Heat will win their third straight NBA championship in 2013-14...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about over 1 year ago 25,162 reads 84 comments

  17. NBA Players Who Will Become Stars This Season

    Every year, a few NBA players tend to blossom and take that next step into stardom. Sometimes, a player will put together a few monster games in a row, and the world will take notice...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about over 1 year ago 8,808 reads 32 comments

  18. Ranking the NBA's Hottest Rivalries Heading into 2013-14 Season

    Rivalries have been a lost art in the NBA recently. We really haven't seen the kind of blood-boiling matchups the New York Knicks and Miami Heat had during the '90s or the battles ...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about over 1 year ago 27,627 reads 167 comments

  19. Pre-Training Camp Trend Watch for Every NBA Team

    With the NBA offseason coming to an end and the 2013-14 campaign drawing ever closer, it's time to start taking stock of all 30 teams to see where they fall heading into training camp...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about over 1 year ago 4,543 reads 10 comments

  20. Is Rajon Rondo Worth the Risk for Boston Celtics Rebuild?

    Rajon Rondo is an outstanding player. He is tough as nails. He is a champion. However, over the course of his career, he has often been characterized as immature and, by his former head coach Doc Rivers, "stubborn...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about over 1 year ago 6,195 reads 58 comments

  21. Who Is Miami Heat's Biggest Threat to 3rd Straight Title?

    With the Miami Heat coming off back-to-back championships, which team has the best chance of thwarting their three-peat chances? In an improving Eastern Conference, several challengers stand in the way of the Heat accomplishing such a feat...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about over 1 year ago 3,338 reads 12 comments

  22. Can Avery Bradley Be Boston Celtics' Shooting Guard of the Future?

    We are entering a new era in Boston Celtics basketball, and with that comes assessment and evaluation of the team's young talent...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about over 1 year ago 7,040 reads 52 comments

  23. Are Houston Rockets One Trade Away from Creating NBA's Next Big Three?

    Now that they have signed Dwight Howard, the Houston Rockets can lay claim to having one of the best one-two punches in the NBA with Howard and James Harden...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about over 1 year ago 19,381 reads 94 comments

  24. Can Boston Celtics Rebuild the Right Way with Rajon Rondo on the Roster?

    After the Boston Celtics put an end to a remarkable six-year run by trading away Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce , naturally, the first question many raised was: would Rajon Rondo ...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about over 1 year ago 7,903 reads 67 comments

  25. Miami Heat Winning 3rd Straight Title Would Be LeBron James' Toughest Task Yet

    LeBron James has led the Miami Heat to back-to-back NBA championships. That alone is a tough task. However, winning three straight? That's another level of difficulty...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about over 1 year ago 17,883 reads 210 comments