Tag "Kristaps Porzingis"

The Kristaps Porzingis Trade Might Just have Saved this Season

We thought this season was already over. Prior to last night, the Golden State Warriors had looked unstoppable, going 13-1 in their last 14 games, and had been even more dominant (if that’s possible) than usual over the last month. Stephen Curry is a making a charge for MVP. Kevin Durant has been so unerringly consistent that the NBA world seems to have forgotten that he is having another sensational year. Klay Thompson can score 50 points while barely dribbling the basketball. They perhaps lacked a little depth and were vulnerable at center, but the small matter DeMarcus Cousins’ has solved that issue emphatically. In short, Golden State seemed a lock for the title.

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New York Knicks: 2018 Season Preview

After a less-than-ideal 2017-2018 campaign, the New York Knicks are set to take the court again with the hopes of being competitive. Madison Square Garden has longed for success again but, in a tough Atlantic Division, will they be able to achieve it?

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Are International Players On the Verge of Taking Over the NBA?

Who is the best player in the NBA under the age of 25? Like all questions based on opinion, the answer will vary depending on who you ask. Nevertheless, there will be a few names which are mentioned frequently. For fans who love watching jaw-dropping dunks from players with superhuman athleticism, they would lean towards Giannis Antetokounmpo. If you prefer a positionless playmaker with a sky-high IQ, Ben Simmons is your pick. Those more into dominant centers would perhaps say Joel Embiid. While each of these players is in the discussion for different reasons, they have one clear characteristic in common; they are all international players.

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Celtics Notebook: Irving Gets Hot; Olynyk Returns to Boston

A Friday night matchup with the Jazz ended in the Celtics’ seventh loss of the season. 33 points from Kyrie Irving went for nought as a balanced Jazz attack lead by Ricky Rubio with 22 prevailed as the Jazz won

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NBA Player Power Rankings 1.0

To preface this article, it’s best to clearly define what exactly a power ranking is. A power ranking isn’t a definitive ranking of teams, nor is it permanent, nor does last season have any bearing on it. It’s completely subject

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Knicks Asking Price for Kristaps Porzingis Reportedly Revealed

The New York Knicks are reportedly asking for quite a haul from the Boston Celtics in exchange for their talented young power forward Kristaps Porzingis. According to Frank Isola of the New York Daily News, in order to deal Porzingis, the Knicks would need

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