1. 2010-2011 NBA Season: Power Ranking the Fan Bases for All 30 NBA Teams

    More News, Notes, and Commentary at Rip City Report Let's be honest, every NBA franchise thinks that they have the best fans in the world...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about 4 years ago 6,537 reads 4 comments

  2. Michael Jordan Says He Could Score 100 in Today's NBA,Would You Bet Against Him?

    More News, Notes, and Commentary at Rip City Report I'm going to tell you right off the get-go that you would be crazy to bet against Michael Jordan. Crazy. Insane. Ludicrous...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about 4 years ago 3,283 reads 94 comments

  3. 2010-11 NBA Predictions: 10 Reasons Why Portland Will Win the West’s 2nd Seed

    More News, Notes, and Commentary at Rip City Report The Portland Trail Blazer virtually disappeared from the National scene after a promising season was moderately disrupted due to injuries...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about 4 years ago 2,402 reads 12 comments

  4. 2010-11 NBA Predictions: 5 Ways To Make The Golden State Warriors Relevant Again

    More News, Notes, and Commentary at Rip City Report The Golden State Warriors aren't a good team. Was that blunt enough? They just aren't, but they do have the talent to build ...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about 4 years ago 3,363 reads 26 comments

  5. Erick Dampier To Portland Is A Possibility After Another Injury To A Blazer Big

    More News, Notes, and Commentary at Rip City Report The Portland Trail Blazers have had injury trouble (yeah, tell me something I didn't know). I could run through the entire list one more time, but I'm certain that you have heard it before...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about 4 years ago 1,354 reads 5 comments

  6. 2010-2011 NBA Season Predictions:10 Players Who Will Greatly Exceed Expectations

    More News, Notes, and Commentary at Rip City Report Every year there are players and teams a like that exceed the national expectations...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about 4 years ago 4,514 reads 38 comments

  7. Carmelo Anthony: 10 Reasons Why the New Jersey Nets Should Trade for Him ASAP

    More News, Notes, and Commentary at Rip City Report The New Jersey Nets have been involved in many of the trade discussions revolving around almost every available big name player in the NBA...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about 4 years ago 1,289 reads 8 comments

  8. Charles Barkley Rightly Rips LeBron James A New One Over Race Comment

    More News, Notes, and Commentary at Rip City Report Charles Barkley may be one of the most difficult people to listen to on the air, but he has made a string of correct statements dating back to the pre-decision era...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about 4 years ago 2,703 reads 95 comments

  9. NBA Power Rankings v.2: Are the Lakers Top Dog Heading Into Training Camp?

    More News, Notes, and Commentary at Rip City Report Everyone likes to speculate about their favorite teams heading into the regular season...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about 4 years ago 5,425 reads 30 comments

  10. LeBron James Alienates More Fans By Bringing Racism Into 'The Decision' Backlash

    More News, Notes, and Commentary at Rip City Report In a Primetime Interview on CNN, LeBron James took the discussion of 'The Decision' to another level. He brought race into the issue...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about 4 years ago 1,408 reads 21 comments

  11. The Brandon Jacobs of the NBA: 10 NBA Players Most Prone to Violent Outbursts

    More News, Notes, and Commentary at Rip City ReportThere are players that are a little ornery and then there are players that take it to the next level...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about 4 years ago 5,460 reads 34 comments

  12. High Expectations: A Look At The Title Contenders For The 2010-2011 NBA Season

    More News, Notes, and Commentary at Rip City ReportIf there is one thing that is certain heading into the beginning of training camp, it is that the power is shifting from the Western Conference to the Eastern Conference...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about 4 years ago 626 reads 2 comments

  13. Carmelo Anthony to New Jersey: Five Reasons Why He Would Put the Nets on the Map

    This Article Courtesy Of Rip City Report Yeah, I know. The deal isn't final and we don't even know what the Nets would have to give up to obtain his services...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about 4 years ago 759 reads 4 comments

  14. Carmelo Anthony and 20 Other NBA Stars Who'd Benefit From a Change in Scenery

    More News, Notes, and Commentary at Rip City ReportBoy has this Summer been wild.The Decision was most definitely the highlight (or the low point depending on your affiliation), but ...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about 4 years ago 5,213 reads 27 comments

  15. Not Quite There Yet: Six NBA Players On The Verge Of Stardom

    More News, Notes, and Commentary at Rip City ReportAlmost doesn't count.But there are a lot of players that are almost to the top, but just haven't made it over the hump. I know who they are and you know who they are...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about 4 years ago 2,682 reads 26 comments

  16. It's Go Time: 8 Players Whose Careers Hinge On the 2010-2011 NBA Season

    More News, Notes, and Commentary at Rip City Report Each an every season in the NBA is important. Each game is examined, each point, each play, and at the end of the year we scrutinize every aspect of each team...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about 4 years ago 8,589 reads 53 comments

  17. Arsenal's Fluke Score and The Seven Other Luckiest Goals Of All Time

    This Article Courtesy Of Rip City ReportI was watching Arsenal vs. Stoke City this morning and something incredibly unfortunate (or fortunate) occured...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about over 4 years ago 94 reads 4 comments

  18. Five NBA Teams People Are Forgetting

    This Article Courtesy Of Rip City ReportEach and every NBA season, there are always teams that we tend to forget about. Whether that be because we just don't care enough, or we see excuses or probable circumstances that would constitute a poor season...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about over 4 years ago 3,618 reads 30 comments

  19. Heat Check: The Oklahoma City Thunder Are the Most Overrated Team in the NBA

    This Article Courtesy Of Rip City Report I get it. The Thunder are a good team. They have a player that, in my opinion, could very well be the best player in the NBA (I wouldn't bet against him in a game of one on one)...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about over 4 years ago 963 reads 45 comments

  20. NBA Fantasy League: Ten Tid-Bits That Will Ensure You A Solid Draft

    This Article Courtesy Of Rip City ReportThe summer is almost over and teams across the nation are getting ready to head into training camp. The season is almost here and so is Fantasy basketball...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about over 4 years ago 299 reads 0 comments

  21. A Summer In Review: Six Signings That Will Payout Tenfold in The 2011 NBA Season

    This Article Courtesy Of Rip City ReportFor many teams, the offseason can be the most important time of the year.Whether it is rest and recover, or rejuvination in the form of new blood...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about over 4 years ago 3,874 reads 10 comments

  22. Five NBA Players That Will Not Be Traded This Summer Despite the Rumors

    This Article Courtesy Of Rip City ReportThe league is always full of rumors.This guy is going to that place, that team is looking to rebuild, and this team is looking to build a dynasty...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about over 4 years ago 3,934 reads 12 comments

  23. Ball Don't Lie: Five Elite NBA Players That Never Get Enough Credit

    This Article Courtesy Of Rip City ReportIn a league of Superstars there will always be those who fall through the cracks.Not completely, but just enough to fall out of sight.They get dismissed...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about over 4 years ago 5,577 reads 71 comments

  24. Carmelo to Chicago: Bulls on the Verge of Forming a Dynasty, Is It Possible?

    This Article Courtesy Of Rip City Report To answer my own question, yes, it is very possible. New rumors out of Yahoo! Sports say that the Chicago Bulls are a very likely trade partner for the Denver Nuggets if they are willing to oblige...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about over 4 years ago 2,272 reads 0 comments

  25. In Limbo: Five NBA Teams That Are Complete Wild Cards Next Season

    This Article Courtesy Of Rip City ReportWe are coming up quick on the beginning of NBA training camps across the nation.Each team enters camp with expectations, and some are expected to do well, while others are expected to do poorly...

    Ryan Virgin Written by Ryan Virgin about over 4 years ago 4,072 reads 12 comments