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NBA Rookie of the Year

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Before the NBA season started most people would have guessed the Rookie of the Year would come from the Philadelphia 76ers. With number one draft pick Ben Simmons and former number one draft pick Joel Embiid both set to start

How is NBA different from NCAA?

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NBA and NCAA are the different organization of a same game i.e. baseball. National Basketball Association i.e., NBA is the professional level game for men. National Collegiate Athletic Association NCAA manages athletes and organizes programs for many colleges and institutions.

Create A Compelling Story

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“It’s not about the performance – it’s about the story behind the performance.” Rasmus Ankersen “It’s about revealing authentically positive and confidence-building storylines that exist but might not be at the front of your mind.” Jonathan Fader “…storytelling is so

Gordy’s All-Star Season?

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Gordy Hayward of the Utah Jazz is quietly putting together his best season in his young NBA career. The seven year pro is averaging a career high in points (22.2 ppg), rebounds (5.9 rpg), and free-throws made/attempted (6-6.8). He is

Success on the horizon? Four teams who can make progress this season

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Sporting success can be garnered in several ways. The most obvious way to succeed is to be the champion of the respective sport. Another path to achieving relative success is to improve on past performances, and in NBA terms, that

Bosh Steps Up Training in Hope of NBA Return

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With the Miami Heat training camp scheduled to begin in less than a month’s time, forward Chris Bosh has increased his workouts in the hope of returning to the court this season. The 32-year-old has seen his last two seasons

Is A Rematch Of The 2014/15 NBA Finals Inevitable?

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With six weeks of the NBA 2015-16 season in the books, it’s hard to look beyond a repeat of last season’s NBA Finals, when the dominant team in the Eastern Conference, the Cleveland Cavaliers, met the West’s champion the Golden

The All-Star Know One Talks About

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It seems like year after year Al Horford plays great, leads his team into the playoffs and shows that he is one of the few true NBA Superstars. Yet know one seems to acknowledge what a great player he is.

Is this going to be another awful Lakers season?

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Sitting at 0-3, the Lakers are starting the season off on a sour note. They started the season playing against the Minnesota Timberwolves, the Lakers had a chance to win the game, but Lou Williams came up short on a

Game Day Recap, Atlanta Hawks vs. Detroit Pistons

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Final score: Detroit Pistons – Atlanta Hawks 106-95 By quarters: 25-25, 23-18, 34-23, 24-28 Recap: Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored 21 points leading the Pistons to a surprising victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday night; ruining the home opener for Atlanta.

Ersan Ilyasova, The Perfect fit for Detroit

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When the Pistons traded for Ersan Ilyasova, Stan Van Gundy found the perfect shooting big for his system. Everyone knew the Greg Monroe-Andre Drummond frontcourt just wasn’t going to work out. The team had two center’s playing together. With pace

Western Conference clubs best placed for NBA title in postseason of problems

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Injuries and poor form has halted many in these playoffs, but the Rockets and Warriors are making a strong case. The NBA playoffs are the most gruelling and demanding professional basketball can get, something that the eight teams left in