The Water Cooler

The Best and Worst Draft Classes

Tonight is the NBA Draft. Many of the experts are saying that this is a top heavy draft with two franchise changers at the top of the draft and a […]

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What’s the Point?

Welcome to the Utah Jazz, George Hill. The Jazz traded the 12th pick in tonight’s draft for veteran George Hill from the Indiana Pacers in a three-team deal. Hill is […]

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NBA Rank Revisited

NBA Rank was released by ESPN earlier this season ranking the top 100 NBA players of All-Time. I wrote an article with my opinions as to who was over and […]

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6 Questions for a Cavs Repeat

The Cavs¬†have locked down their first NBA Championship in franchise history. Other than Lebron James being a Free Agent, the main core is still under contract. If the Cavs want […]

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High Mileage, High Performance

Last night Lebron James completed his second 40+ point game in as many games to force a Game 7 in Oakland. Lebron joined Shaq (2000), MJ (1993), Rick Barry (1967), […]

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Lebron is not MJ

Lebron James is NOT Michael Jordan. His Finals record is 2-4 (maybe 2-5 soon) and not MJ’s perfect 6-0. He does not have the cutthroat finishing skills that MJ had. […]

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Warriors among the Greatest Teams Ever?

With two more wins¬†over the Cavs, the Golden State Warriors would become the 9th team since the merger to win back-to-back NBA titles. Back-to-Back Championships are not something to be […]

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Who’s Your Favorite Player?

I began really collecting basketball cards in 1989. I still remember opening up my first pack of 1989-90 NBA Hoops cards. I really wanted to pull a David Robinson rookie […]

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Finals Preview

The NBA Finals start tonight in Oakland as the Warriors try to repeat against the Cavs. The series is full of story lines: Can the Warriors beat the Cavs at […]

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