The Water Cooler

Open Letter to NBA GMs: Lonzo Ball, Buyers Beware

Dear NBA GMs, The Playoffs are coming into focus for some of you, the rest are headed into draft prep. As you know, the draft is the great equalizer in […]

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Statistically Elite

  What players are statistically elite? Last season, Steph Curry had an amazing season, one of the finest ever, and barely enters the conversation of the statistically elite. In looking […]

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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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Greatest Shooters Ever?

In a game against the Orlando Magic this week, Steph Curry dribbled circles around Ersan Ilyasova and then hit a ridiculous step-back three. This shot gave Curry 300 three-pointers this […]

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Curry hitting 3's at torrid pace.

Steph Curry: The Greatest Season of All-Time?

I saw a headline on ESPN yesterday posing the question “Is Steph Curry on his way to the greatest season ever?” I couldn’t help but wonder how what Curry is […]

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Why MJ is Even Better Than You Thought

NBA stars of today have the impossible burden of being constantly compared to Michael Jordan when it comes to greatness. Jordan is one of those rare athletes that is more […]

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Does Lebron James do More with Less than other NBA Legends?

Lebron James has been subject to some criticism because of his recently acquired 2-4 Finals record. A certain Lebron James apologist has made the argument that Lebron has a 2-4 […]

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Top 10 in the Last 35 Years

I’ve always found it difficult to compare players from different eras.  The game has evolved so much, the speed, athleticism, style, rules, and strategies have all changed so much.  How […]

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