Tyrese Haliburton Was Convinced Wizards Would Draft Him
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by Kenneth Teape
2w ago
Indiana Pacers point guard Tyrese Haliburton is quickly becoming one of the better point guards in the NBA. He has been given the keys to the offense in Indiana and blossomed as a result, putting together an All-Star caliber season. Tyrese Haliburton is averaging a league-leading 10.3 assists per game, adding 20.3 points, 4.0 rebounds and 1.8 steals in 33.6 minutes. His efficiency is very high with a shooting split of .480/.402/.885 and averaging only 2.6 turnovers per game. Haliburton’s PER of 23.7 is currently 15th in the NBA. Getting traded from the Sacramento Kings last season in the Doman ..read more
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Victor Wembenyama Takes Shot At Tanking NBA Teams
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by Kenneth Teape
1M ago
Young players are labeled the next big thing with some regularity in sports. Players are rated as young as in middle school now as high schools, colleges, and professional NBA teams around the world look to get whatever competitive edge they can over the competition. The next big basketball star looks to be Victor Wembanyama. He stepped into the spotlight within the last few years, looking like the kind of basketball player that could only be made in a video game. Standing 7’3”, Wembanyama is an intimidating presence defensively with his size and length. He uses it effectively, but he is not y ..read more
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Shaquille O’Neal Takes Major Shot At Victor Wembenyama
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by Kenneth Teape
2M ago
The 2023 NBA Draft could be a special one. Generational talents are expected to declare for the draft in Victor Wembanyama and Scoot Henderson. The two faced off a few weeks ago in an exhibition for the G League and put on a show while they were on the court. The attention being given to Wembanyama is through the roof. Many people believe that he is the best prospect to enter the NBA since LeBron James and some believe he should be rated even higher. Wembanyama is listed as being 7’2” but based on photos that he took during his visit stateside, he could be even taller as he towered over fellow ..read more
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Charlotte Hornets Dark-Horse No. 1 Pick Candidate?
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by Kenneth Teape
2M ago
There were some franchises in the NBA that had a rough 2022 offseason, but what the Charlotte Hornets endured took the cake. Anything that could have gone wrong for them did as they had by far the worst offseason of any team in the league. Despite winning 10 more games over the previous season, Charlotte decided to part ways with head coach James Borrego. The team pinpointed Kenny Atkinson as his replacement and for six days, he held the job until he decided to return to the Golden State Warriors as the top assistant for Steve Kerr. Steve Clifford, who coached the team from 2013-2018, was name ..read more
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Projected Top 2023 NBA Draft Picks Put On Show Head-to-Head
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by Kenneth Teape
4M ago
Basketball fans were in for a treat when the G League Elite squad hosted Metropolitans 92 in Henderson, Nevada for a preseason game. Normally, international teams coming stateside won’t draw a ton of attention, but this game was a hot ticket because of who is on 92. Victor Wembanyama is on the 92 roster and is believed by many to be the top prospect in the 2023 NBA Draft class. The Elite have some excellent players as well, headlined by Scoot Henderson, who is also a top prospect. Wembanyama is aware of the hype around him and is not lacking in confidence. “If I was never born, I think he woul ..read more
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NBA, NBPA To Discuss Lowering Draft Age Eligibility
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by Kenneth Teape
4M ago
There have been a lot of discussions between teams and players this NBA offseason whether it came to free agent deals or trades being consummated. However, the most important negotiations are still ongoing now and they are between the league and Players Association. There is a mutual opt-out date on December 15th approaching fast, as the league and NBPA have engaged in serious negotiations according to Shams Charania of The Athletic. While these negotiations are usually tenuous and high-stress, the most recent discussions have been held in a positive environment.  That is likely the ..read more
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NBA Coaches, Scouts & Execs Predict 2022 Draft Best Player
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by Kenneth Teape
5M ago
The 2022 NBA Draft had a consensus top-three develop as the pre-draft process moved along. While the order did surprise some people, as Paolo Banchero out of Duke ended up going No. 1 overall, the top three picks were pegged accurately. At No. 2, the Oklahoma City Thunder selected Chet Holmgren out of Gonzaga and with the third overall pick, the Houston Rockets landed Jabari Smith Jr. out of Auburn. However, those three are far from the only rookies that will have an impact early on with their teams. Over at ESPN, a panel of 15 coaches, scouts and executives were put together for a s ..read more
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Teams Best Positioned For No. 1 Pick In 2023 NBA Draft
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by Kenneth Teape
5M ago
While there are still some moves that could occur in the NBA between now and training camp, the offseason is winding down. There is always a lull following Las Vegas Summer League for a few weeks before things begin to pick up again. With only about a month until training camp starts, teams are beginning to finalize their rosters for that. Extra players can be brought into camp, which teams are going to take full advantage of. With G League usage becoming more prevalent, there are more opportunities for players to earn chances to play in the NBA. As things currently stand, we can get an idea o ..read more
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Six NBA Observations On Top Prospect Summer League Flashes
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by Grant Afseth
6M ago
Here are six thoughts and observations from the NBA Summer League about flashes from top prospects, including the impressive all-around play of Keegan Murray, Paolo Banchero’s passing, Chet Holmgren’s unique-ness, Jabari Smith’s special defensive versatility, and more. 1. Keegan Murray Showed Dynamic Potential The least talked about of the top five picks in this year’s NBA Draft was Keegan Murray. However, he managed to win NBA Summer League MVP with averages of 23.3 points, 7.0 rebounds, and 2.0 assists with significant shooting efficiency. It comes with little surprise that Murray’s scoring ..read more
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Ranking 5 Most Underrated Offseason Moves Around NBA
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by James Piercey
7M ago
The NBA offseason is like a turbulent weather pattern. You’ll see a flurry of moves, and then suddenly, everything calms down. Before the next storm, that is. This summer has been no exception. We’ve already seen a wide range of league-altering transactions. The NBA’s landscape will look significantly different in 2022-23 than it did last season. Some playoff teams have made moves towards contention, while others have opted to start rebuilding. It’s hard to evaluate these moves before we see results. Sometimes, what appears obvious on paper doesn’t hold in practice. With that said, we can begi ..read more
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