1. Jeremy Shockey: Why the Free Agent TE Is Perfect for the Oakland Raiders

    The potential exists for a breakout season for the Oakland Raiders offense in 2012. However, this doesn’t mean the Silver and Black don’t have areas that are questions marks, and the main one that jumps out is the tight-end position...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about almost 2 years ago 6,288 reads 52 comments

  2. Golden State Warriors: What Should Be Expected of Andrew Bogut in 2012-13?

    The Warriors have finally gotten the piece that they have been missing for a long time: a true big man...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about almost 2 years ago 1,523 reads 12 comments

  3. Golden State Warriors: Why the Warriors Will Make the NBA Playoffs in 2012-13

    This fall, the Golden State Warriors will be the best prepared to make a playoff run since the “We Believe” era of 2007 led by point guard Baron Davis...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about almost 2 years ago 3,344 reads 17 comments

  4. LeBron James: The King's Path to No. 2 Greatest of All Time

    Barring a miracle, LeBron James will not be able to overtake Michael Jordan as the greatest NBA player of all time. What Jordan did for the game of basketball was something any player—present or future—will be hard-pressed to match...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about almost 2 years ago 451 reads 64 comments

  5. Golden State Warriors: 5 Keys for Stephen Curry to Be a 2013 NBA All-Star

    Coming off of an injury-shortened season last year, Stephen Curry has the opportunity to rebound, but he doesn’t have to stop there. The pieces are in place for Curry to become a premier point guard in the NBA ...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about almost 2 years ago 4,839 reads 21 comments

  6. Tim Lincecum: It's Now or Never for the Freak, Giants vs. Astros

    Tim Lincecum is sporting a 3-10 record and a 6.42 ERA going into his first start after the All-Star break. Something has to change, and it has to change now. Of the 18 games that Lincecum has started, the Giants have only won four...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about almost 2 years ago 843 reads 2 comments

  7. Bold Predictions: Can the 2012 Raiders Be Better Than the 2011 49ers?

    The San Francisco 49ers ' performance last season was nothing short of sensational. With Alex Smith, who was known as an average quarterback, and a brand-new coach in Jim Harbaugh, ...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about 2 years ago 8,652 reads 187 comments

  8. Oklahoma City Thunder: Why Hasheem Thabeet Will Thrive with the Thunder

    Hasheem Thabeet was lucky to have a team like the Thunder willing to give him a second chance. Oklahoma City gave the former No. 2 pick a two-year guaranteed contract on Independence Day worth the veterans minimum...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about 2 years ago 6,438 reads 8 comments

  9. NBA Dynasties: A Look at the Increasing Concentration of Talent in the NBA

    After the Boston Celtics created what was the original Big Three with Kevin Garnett , Ray Allen and Paul Pierce, other teams have followed suit...

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  10. Boston Celtics: Ranking Every Player on the Celtics Roster for 2012-13

    After a glorious run with the Big Three in Boston, the feeling crept up on the Celtic faithful that it may be time to rebuild...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about 2 years ago 2,795 reads 5 comments

  11. Oakland Raiders: Why Terrell Owens Would Be a Good Fit in Oakland

    The man famous for his exotic end-zone celebrations and off-the-field antics is still on the free-agent market. The Oakland Raiders would be wise to sign him for a multitude of reasons, regardless of the fact that he can be a headache...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about 2 years ago 10,415 reads 57 comments

  12. Oakland Raiders: Can DE Jack Crawford Have an Impact as a Rookie?

    The Oakland Raiders have voiced their high expectations for rookie defensive end Jack Crawford . That came as quite the pleasant surprise to the former Penn State player, who ...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about 2 years ago 6,212 reads 17 comments

  13. Why Rajon Rondo Can Carry the Boston Celtics Deep in the 2013 Playoffs

    After an impressive 2012 playoff run that ended with a loss in the Eastern Conference finals to the eventual champion Miami Heat , it looked like the Big Three in Boston was going to be finally broken up...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about 2 years ago 4,289 reads 7 comments

  14. Golden State Warriors: Predicting the Warriors' Starting Lineup for 2012-13

    Golden State fans may have mixed feelings about their first full season without Monta Ellis since 2005. The lightning-quick guard quickly became a fan favorite; his blistering speed ...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about 2 years ago 5,252 reads 29 comments

  15. LeBron James: Why the King Will Repeat as NBA MVP Next Season

    After finally winning an NBA championship, LeBron James can finally perform like he is truly capable of. The incredible pressure he faced to win a championship played with him psychologically...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about 2 years ago 81 reads 26 comments

  16. 5 Reasons the Oakland Raiders Should Be a Pass-First Team in 2012

    Even though Darren McFadden has the potential to do great things in the upcoming 2012 NFL season, the Oakland Raiders should not look to run first...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about 2 years ago 3,000 reads 39 comments

  17. Oakland Raiders: Why Denarius Moore Will Be a Top-10 Receiver in 2012

    Denarius Moore was an absolute steal for the Oakland Raiders in the fifth round of the 2011 NFL draft. He made contributions to the offense early and often, beginning with a five-catch and 142-yard explosion in his second NFL game...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about 2 years ago 2,888 reads 6 comments

  18. Can David Ausberry of the Oakland Raiders Become the Next Antonio Gates?

    There is no denying that the Oakland Raiders will go into the 2012-13 NFL season with a high-octane offense...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about 2 years ago 7,321 reads 13 comments

  19. Where Does Kobe Bryant Belong Among the All-Time NBA Greats?

    Kobe Bryant has proven that his career isn't over just yet. Nearly grabbing a scoring title against the now three-time scoring champion Kevin Durant was an impressive feat for the 33-year-old future Hall of Famer...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about 2 years ago 8,071 reads 134 comments

  20. Oakland Raiders: Who Is New Head Coach Dennis Allen?

    The firing of Hue Jackson after a near-playoff berth in 2011 may have been suspect, but the Raiders were going for a complete overhaul after the death of NFL legend Al Davis ...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about 2 years ago 4,626 reads 14 comments

  21. 2012 NBA Draft: 10 Prospects Who Will Be Steals of the Draft

    When David Stern takes the podium for the first time on Thursday night, we could all bet who will be selected (Anthony Davis)...

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  22. Oakland Raiders: 5 Players That Will Make the 2012 Pro Bowl Team

    The Oakland Raiders have high hopes for the 2012 NFL season. Even though the rest of the league doesn't yet take them seriously, they are poised to make a roar this year. Maybe even a playoff run ...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about 2 years ago 11,426 reads 21 comments

  23. Kevin Garnett and 10 Most Intense Players in the NBA

    Basketball players have been known to jaw at each other—take, for example, Rasheed Wallace, Dennis Rodman and the many other players known for making basketball more entertaining for the fans...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about 2 years ago 2,036 reads 2 comments

  24. LeBron James: Get Ready for a Grand Encore from the King in 2012-13

    Nobody has ever had more pressure than the Miami Heat 's LeBron James had this year to win an NBA championship...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about 2 years ago 1,200 reads 11 comments

  25. Oakland Raiders: Marcel Reece Is a Legitimate Playmaker

    Marcel Reece just may be one of the most underrated players in the NFL . Not only that, but according to an SB Nation blog , just last week ESPN named him one of the AFC's most versatile players...

    Elijah Abramson Written by Elijah Abramson about 2 years ago 4,713 reads 12 comments