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Does DeMar DeRozan Possess Next Level Drive and Game?

Does DeMar DeRozan Possess Next Level Drive and Game?

Lekan Afolabi August 23, 2011 Comments Off on Does DeMar DeRozan Possess Next Level Drive and Game?

What is DeMar DeRozan up to these days? From YouTube videos like this footage, I have seen with my own eyes that the Raptors two/three guard has been keeping busy playing in the Drew

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Suns Storied Franchise Despite No Championship

Suns Storied Franchise Despite No Championship

Ben Wright August 4, 2011 Comments Off on Suns Storied Franchise Despite No Championship

Being a Suns fan is like taking a really long road trip. I mean really long. Like the kind that takes forever to arrive at your destination. No amount of are-we-there-yets will suffice. There

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Offseason Report: The Golden State Warriors

Offseason Report: The Golden State Warriors

Victoria Levy July 28, 2011 Comments Off on Offseason Report: The Golden State Warriors

Golden State Warriors forward, Dorell Wright, has been spending part of the offseason playing in the San Francisco Pro-Am with S.F. City. It’s nice to see a professional basketball player come out to a

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Should He Stay or Should He Go?

Should He Stay or Should He Go?

Ben Wright July 26, 2011 Comments Off on Should He Stay or Should He Go?

This is a question asked by many on “Planet Orange” regarding Steve Nash. And while the question may be hinting at Nash’s possibility of playing overseas, the more pertinent question is whether the Suns

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Klay Thompson Joins the Golden State Warriors

Klay Thompson Joins the Golden State Warriors

Victoria Levy July 18, 2011 Comments Off on Klay Thompson Joins the Golden State Warriors

With the number eleven pick in the 2011 NBA draft, the Golden State Warriors of course selected Klay Thompson from the University of Washington State. With that said, Thompson is excited to start playing

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Andrea Bargnani is Lucky to have Jonas Valanciunas and Dwayne Casey!

Andrea Bargnani is Lucky to have Jonas Valanciunas and Dwayne Casey!

Lekan Afolabi July 17, 2011 Comments Off on Andrea Bargnani is Lucky to have Jonas Valanciunas and Dwayne Casey!

With the fifth pick in the 2011 NBA Draft, the Toronto Raptors select……………….Jonas Valanciunas!?!? Unless you were an NBA scout, you probably had the same reaction to this selection as I did. The general

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Suns Add Coach to Help with Defense

Suns Add Coach to Help with Defense

Ben Wright July 16, 2011 Comments Off on Suns Add Coach to Help with Defense

  The Suns have hired Elston Turner as an assistant coach in charge of defense. When is the management going to understand that the Suns don’t play defense? They have had teams in the

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The Clippers Have the Number One Pick!!!

The Clippers Have the Number One Pick!!!

Robert Savala, Jr. June 23, 2011 Comments Off on The Clippers Have the Number One Pick!!!

So the Clippers have the #one pick in today’s draft. Who are they going to pick? A playmaker, like Kemba Walker or Derrick Williams, Jimmer Fredette to open the floor for Griffin, or Brandon

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Raptors Pre-Draft Preview – Why Kemba Walker is not a good fit!

Raptors Pre-Draft Preview – Why Kemba Walker is not a good fit!

Lekan Afolabi June 18, 2011 Comments Off on Raptors Pre-Draft Preview – Why Kemba Walker is not a good fit!

I have gone back and forth in my head, regarding the upcoming 2011 NBA draft. Particularly regarding the possible draft pick for the Toronto Raptors. A little over two weeks ago, I wrote on

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Offseason Preview: The Los Angeles Clippers

Offseason Preview: The Los Angeles Clippers

Robert Savala, Jr. June 16, 2011 Comments Off on Offseason Preview: The Los Angeles Clippers

From their inaugural season in Los Angeles in 1984, the Clippers have always been a team with high hopes and have always been the bride’s maid, never the bride. Even I, who follow them,

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Former Sun Finally Gets His Bling

Former Sun Finally Gets His Bling

Ben Wright June 15, 2011 Comments Off on Former Sun Finally Gets His Bling

Shawn Marion’s exit from Phoenix in 2007 was an ugly one. (Nearly as ugly as his jump shot, or should we call it a jump-push?). He wanted more recognition. Playing with Steve Nash and

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Warriors Welcome Mark Jackson

Warriors Welcome Mark Jackson

Victoria Levy June 15, 2011 Comments Off on Warriors Welcome Mark Jackson

Of course, the Golden State Warriors have named Mark Jackson as their new head coach, making him the 24th coach in team history and 19th since the the team resided in the West Coast

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Suns Draft Outlook: Thompson or Fredette?

Suns Draft Outlook: Thompson or Fredette?

Ben Wright June 1, 2011 Comments Off on Suns Draft Outlook: Thompson or Fredette?

“With the 13th pick in the 2011 NBA draft, the Phoenix Suns select . . .” Right now most mock drafts have the Suns picking either Tristan Thompson from Texas or BYU star Jimmer

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Offseason Preview: The Golden State Warriors

Offseason Preview: The Golden State Warriors

Victoria Levy June 1, 2011 Comments Off on Offseason Preview: The Golden State Warriors

Last season, the Golden State Warriors didn’t make it to playoffs, yet again, making it 16 out of 17 years without a playoff birth (only playoff birth in that span was 2007). To top

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2011 Draft Preview: The Toronto Raptors

2011 Draft Preview: The Toronto Raptors

Lekan Afolabi June 1, 2011 Comments Off on 2011 Draft Preview: The Toronto Raptors

Brian Colangelo, GM of the Toronto Raptors has some serious decisions to make before the 2011 NBA draft on June 23. One decision, I think he should be weary of making is one that

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Phoenix Suns 2011-12: Help Wanted

Phoenix Suns 2011-12: Help Wanted

Ben Wright May 27, 2011 Comments Off on Phoenix Suns 2011-12: Help Wanted

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