1. 2012 NBA Mock Draft : Prospects Who Will Shine and Surprise at the Next Level

    The men's 2012 NCAA tournament came to an end Monday night as the Kentucky Wildcats knocked off the Kansas Jayhawks 69-57 for the national championship...

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  2. NBA Speculation: 8 Players Who Must Receive Insane Raises in the Offseason

    The NBA 's 2012 free-agent class was supposed to rival the famous class of 2010, but that was until superstars Chris Paul and Dwight Howard chose to opt in with their respective teams...

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  3. March Madness Stars Who Would Be Great Fits in Miami

    The men's 2012 NCAA tournament is just about over, with Kentucky and Kansas set to square off for the title Monday night in New Orleans . Like always, this year's tourney has been nothing short of entertaining...

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  4. Predicting Matchups for the NBA Playoffs

    The always-thrilling NBA Playoffs are right around the corner. Who's going to win it all this year? Will LeBron James finally get his ring? Will Kobe Bryant tie Michael Jordan ...

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  5. NBA Mock Draft 2012: A Complete Prediction of the First Round

    Pro hoop fanatics have to be excited about this June. It's not just because of the NBA Finals, but because of the NBA draft...

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  6. Heat vs. Magic: 10 People Who've Coached or Played for Both Teams

    I caught a little bit of the showdown between the Orlando Magic and the Miami Heat this past Sunday. Seeing two Magic representatives—head coach Stan Van Gundy and forward ...

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  7. How Andrew Bogut Changes the Trajectory of the Golden State Warriors Franchise

    The Golden State Warriors and Milwaukee Bucks agreed to a five-player trade Tuesday involving Monta Ellis and Andrew Bogut. Ellis, along with Ekpe Udoh and Kwame Brown, were sent to Milwaukee in exchange for Bogut and Stephen Jackson...

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  8. New York Knicks: What If the Team Never Traded for Carmelo Anthony?

    In hopes of signing LeBron James , the New York Knicks saved up a ton of cap space for the summer of 2010...

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  9. Kobe Bryant to the Detroit Pistons: The Trade That Never Happened

    Back in 2007, Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant demanded a trade . The future Hall of Fame guard was frustrated with management, which was failing to surround him with a championship-level supporting cast...

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  10. Detroit Pistons: Can Joe Dumars Build Another Championship-Caliber Team?

    The Detroit Pistons currently dwell in the NBA 's basement, owning an unpleasant 4-17 record. And as a result, there have been plenty of empty seats this season in the team's home arena, the Palace of Auburn Hills...

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  11. Harrison Barnes: Just the Player the Detroit Pistons Need

    If you're a Detroit Pistons fan, you can't be excited about your team's lousy 4-14 record. But don't be too depressed. You have something to look forward to: the 2012 NBA Draft, which takes place this June...

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  12. Is Ben Wallace Hall of Fame Material?

    Several future stars heard their names called during the 1996 NBA draft. Kobe Bryant , Steve Nash, Allen Iverson and Ray Allen were all drafted that year...

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  13. Greg Monroe: NBA's Next Star Big Man from Georgetown?

    Things haven't gone so great for the Detroit Pistons over the past few years. One bright spot, however, has been the play of young center Greg Monroe ...

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  14. Jimmer Fredette & the Best College Stars to Ever Play for the Sacramento Kings

    Former Brigham Young guard Jimmer Fredette was selected by the Milwaukee Bucks 10th overall in the 2011 NBA draft. He was then shipped to the Sacramento Kings on draft night in a three-team deal that also involved the Charlotte Bobcats ...

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  15. Jimmer Fredette: Definitely Not the Next Adam Morrison or J.J. Redick

    The Sacramento Kings selected Bismack Biyombo with the seventh overall pick in the 2011 NBA draft. And then they made the right move by trading the Congolese big man for Jimmer Fredette, who was taken 10th overall by Milwaukee ...

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  16. DeMarcus Cousins: Eventually the Best Center Not Named Dwight Howard?

    In the 1990s, perhaps the best decade of NBA hoops, there was a smorgasbord of big name centers across the league...

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  17. Sacramento Kings: Marcus Thornton, the Future Superstar Shooting Guard

    Back in November 1991, the Sacramento Kings basically robbed the Golden State Warriors in a trade. In the deal, the Kings picked up 24-point per game scorer Mitch Richmond in ...

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  18. Sacramento Kings: Can They Restore a Rivalry with the L.A. Lakers?

    The Sacramento Kings will open the 2011-12 season tonight at home versus Kobe Bryant , Pau Gasol and the Los Angeles Lakers . It will be the first of three meetings between the two Pacific Division teams this season...

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  19. Chicago Bulls: Can They Renew a Rivalry with the Indiana Pacers?

    Within the last 20 years, the Chicago Bulls have been involved in rivalries with a few ball clubs. Their heated battles with the Detroit "Bad Boy" Pistons and the Patrick Ewing-led ...

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  20. Indiana Pacers: Brandon Rush Era Comes to an End in the Hoosier State

    According to Mike Wells , an Indiana Pacers beat writer for the Indianapolis Star , the team has agreed to deal guard Brandon Rush to the Golden State Warriors for big man Lou Amundson...

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  21. Indiana Pacers: Could Eric Gordon End Up in Indy Next Summer?

    As everybody knows by now, All-Star Chris Paul was traded from the New Orleans Hornets to the Los Angeles Clippers yesterday...

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  22. NBA Trade Rumors: Will O.J. Mayo Finally Be Dealt to Indiana Pacers?

    The Indiana Pacers made a nice move by signing free agent forward David West to a two-year, $20 million deal...

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  23. NBA Free Agents 2011: Indiana Pacers Need to Go After Nick Young

    The Indiana Pacers finally have cap space, though this year's free-agent class lacks the superstar power of a LeBron James or Dwight Howard ...

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  24. Is Tyler Hansbrough a Future All-Star for the Indiana Pacers?

    The Indiana Pacers possess an abundance of cap space this offseason of which they can use to sign a big-name free agent...

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  25. Chicago Bulls: Fans Should Be Excited About Future Arrival of Nikola Mirotic

    The Chicago Bulls need an upgrade at the shooting guard spot. With that said, it was rather surprising that they didn't use either of their two first-round picks on one in this past June's NBA draft...

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