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Jazz Defense: The New Sexy

In a league filled with Russell Westbrook’s triple-doubles, James Harden’s eye-popping offensive production, Lebron James’ explosive drives, Kevin Durant’s efficiency, and Steph Curry and Klay Thompson’s shooting barrages, the new sexy is the Utah Jazz defense. Yes, you read that right, defense is the new sexy. The Jazz is now 16-10, atop the Northwest division […]

West All Stars are loaded
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MVP Watch

Choosing this year’s MVP is going to be tough. This season has been full of remarkable performances so far. In fact, currently there are nine players averaging at least 26 points per game, Anthony Davis, Russell Westbrook, DeMarr DeRozan, James Harden, DeMarcus Cousins, Damian Lillard, Kevin Durant, Steph Curry, and Isaiah Thomas. Never in the […]

NBA Observations: These two are really good
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NBA 2016-17 Award Predictions

Preseason predictions for any year-end award reflect  expectations and optimism more than reality. Few experts accurately predict every award, which is what makes sports so exciting, there is always an element of surprise–the underdog that comes out of nowhere and captures the imagination and the hardware. Coach of the Year-Brad Stevens, Boston Celtics Brad Stevens […]