Mitchell, the best of the rookies

Mitchell Leads Rookies in What Matters Most

Donovan Mitchell, the thirteenth pick in last summer’s NBA Draft has captured the imagination of Jazz fans and the respect of the NBA’s upper echelon. Through the end of 2017, Mitchell is leading all rookies in scoring and total points, and after a December where he averaged 23.1 points, 3.8 assists, 3.4 rebounds, and 1.8 […]

Would you Rather

Would you Rather 2nd Edition…

My first Would You Rather article was very popular, so I figured that I would give another set of would you rather scenarios this offseason since there isn’t much to write about right now. So here goes…. Would you rather, stay in one city, with one franchise your entire career, enjoy some individual honors and […]


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 freak of nature this season. The single-season triple-double record and a scoring title to go with his unrelenting energy and aggressiveness make him an easy […]


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 […]


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

Start a Franchise with Any NBA Player

Age, upside, ticket sales, winning, and entertainment value…if you could start a franchise with any NBA player, what would your draft board look like. Here’s my top 10 along with the reasons why. #1 Steph Curry G In today’s NBA, I want to play a fast and exciting brand of basketball and there is no more skilled […]


2015-16 Legend Grows Point Guard Rankings

Point Guard is the most important position in basketball. They control the flow of the game and often dictate the outcome and it’s tough to win games without a great one. Here are the Legend Grows Rankings for the 10 Point Guards in the league today. 1-Steph Curry, Warriors The reigning MVP leap-frogged Chris Paul last […]


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 success, as this tends to be a strongly weighted factor in the MVP voting each year. 1-Lebron James, Cavaliers Lebron is still the best player […]