The Water Cooler

Legend Grows 2016-17 All-NBA Team

The 2016-17 NBA season is in the books and we have a large number of players deserving of All-NBA recognition. First Team G-Russell Westbrook, Thunder Westbrook had been a total […]

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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 […]

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NBA Observations: These two are really good

10 NBA Observations

The NBA season is still young, but here are 10 observations and what we have learned in the NBA so far this season. 1-The Lakers are waaaay better without Kobe. Kobe […]

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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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So is James Harden Good or Bad at Basketball?

James Harden averaged 29.0 points, 7.5 assists, 6.1 rebounds, and 1.7 steals per game this season. He also led the league in total points, minutes played, free throws made and […]

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2015-16 Legend Grows 2-Guard Rankings

The 2-Guard is typically viewed as a scoring position, but is also a position full of two-way stars and defensive specialists. This position was the easiest to determine who was […]

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Legend Grows Player Power Rankings

These pre-season rankings are based on likelihood of winning MVP in the 2015-16 season. Because this is the criteria, I will be considering individual statistics and performance, but also team […]

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NBA’s Deadliest Scorers

There is no question that NBA players today are faster, quicker, and more athletic than ever before. And so are the defenders. Offenses have changed to better utilize a primary […]

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2015-16 Predictions: Award Winners

Rookie of the Year: Jahlil Okafor, Philadelphia 76ers Winning Rookie of the Year is as much an issue of opportunity as it is talent.  I like the potential of Stanley […]

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What Do James Harden’s 715 Free Throws Tell Us?

In the 2014-15 season James Harden made 715 Free Throws. This total represents the 12th highest total made by any NBA player in the 74 year history of the league. It’s also […]

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