1. NBA International Stars, Springfield Worthy?

    A friend and I were watching Sportsnation and got into a debate about who was the better international player, Gasol or Ginobili. As a Spurs fan I clearly picked Ginobili but he argued that Gasol would get into the Hall of Fame before Ginobili would...

    Al Sileshi Written by Al Sileshi about 5 years ago 174 reads 1 comments

  2. Unappreciated NBA Stars

    I roamed around the Internet for a while, and the obvious trend on all NBA-related stories is LeBron James and Kobe Bryant. While they are clearly the NBA's elite, a lot of great talent goes unheralded...

    Al Sileshi Written by Al Sileshi about over 5 years ago 101 reads 1 comments

  3. Two Big Reasons to Fear The Turtle!

    Its been tough being a Maryland Terrapin fan the last few years. After the Terps won the title in 2002, things have just gone south...

    Al Sileshi Written by Al Sileshi about over 5 years ago 97 reads 1 comments

  4. Dull NBA Trade Deadline, But Useful for a Few Teams

    The NBA trade deadline officially passed at 3 p.m. Thursday. Don't be surprised if you didn't hear anything about it. Despite all the hype mounting up to it, all the expectations fell through...

    Al Sileshi Written by Al Sileshi about over 5 years ago 45 reads 1 comments

  5. Subpar NBA All-Star Saturday Night

    A lot of hype went into this year's NBA All-Star Saturday and I personally expected an exciting night. While I wasn't 100 percent disappointed in the events, it certainly did not live up to the hype...

    Al Sileshi Written by Al Sileshi about over 5 years ago 65 reads 0 comments

  6. Vince Carter in the Alamo City?

    Nets GM Kiki Vandeweghe recently hinted that trade talks involving Vince Carter and the Spurs were false. "There's nothing going on with Vince Carter," Vandeweghe said in an email...

    Al Sileshi Written by Al Sileshi about over 5 years ago 239 reads 2 comments

  7. Players I Love to Hate

    I know I'm going to receive some negative feedback and sound like a hater, but I feel the need to vent a little...

    Al Sileshi Written by Al Sileshi about over 5 years ago 242 reads 6 comments

  8. Top Five Best and Worst NBA Contracts

    With the trade deadline coming up, and a lot of talk about salary cap space, I wanted to look into some of the best and worst deals in the NBA. Bargains: 5. Mehmet Okur (Utah): $8...

    Al Sileshi Written by Al Sileshi about over 5 years ago 726 reads 3 comments

  9. Tarnished Images: Alex Rodriguez and Michael Phelps

    Celebrities and athletes in America are treated like royalty—until they screw up. Then they're put on a platter to be chewed up by the media and fans...

    Al Sileshi Written by Al Sileshi about over 5 years ago 232 reads 1 comments

  10. San Antonio Spurs' Midseason Report: Looking At the Top Three Issues Ahead

    The Spurs are washed up, old, and way past their prime. Two weeks into the NBA season, it seemed true. With a 2-5 start Popovich and the Spurs had people in San Antonio worried...

    Al Sileshi Written by Al Sileshi about over 5 years ago 167 reads 0 comments

  11. Why the NBA Needs a New All-Star Voting System—Pronto

    I know All Star Weekend is for the fans but if the fans reward players who don't deserve it then should they really be making the decision...

    Al Sileshi Written by Al Sileshi about over 5 years ago 280 reads 6 comments

  12. Fine San Antonio Wine.

    Once described as "fine wine, better with age" by Gregg Popovich, the San Antonio Spurs, after a 2-5 start, have fought their way back up to the top of the very competitive Southwest division...

    Al Sileshi Written by Al Sileshi about over 5 years ago 119 reads 0 comments

  13. Real Magic? Orlando's Great Start

    With all the buzz in the Eastern Conference focused around the Cavaliers and Celtics, Orlando has quietly climbed into the number two spot above Boston and just a step down from Cleveland...

    Al Sileshi Written by Al Sileshi about over 5 years ago 152 reads 0 comments

  14. Future Stars of the NBA: Top Five Up-and-Comers

    The NBA still has loads of young talent but a good number of the league's superstars, including Steve Nash, Tim Duncan, and Kevin Garnett, are heading into the later stages of their careers. Here is a look at some possible future stars of the NBA...

    Al Sileshi Written by Al Sileshi about over 5 years ago 607 reads 4 comments

  15. Horry, Marbuy Headed To Boston?

    Rumors have begun to stir in the basketball community that the Celtics are showing interest in Knicks guard Stephon Marbury...

    Al Sileshi Written by Al Sileshi about over 5 years ago 790 reads 1 comments