basketball

How important is college? The NBA stars drafted right out of high school

For a decade or so between the mid-1990s and mid-2000s, there were a whole bunch of basketball players drafted to the NBA without any...

Ranking the best NBA MVPs of all time

The MVP in the NBA is the best player over the regular season who made the biggest difference to their teams. We all want to know who the...

How teams in bigger markets have an edge over their opponents

Sports teams will try anything to get an advantage over their competition, but are there some factors which keep some teams propped up at...

The evolution of the NBA player

Since basketball was invented over 120 years ago, it has constantly developed. The game was played in gymnasiums with peach baskets and...

How to shoot threes like Steph Curry

Steph Curry will most likely be remembered as one of the greatest shooters in the history of basketball. His eagle-eyed accuracy has...

Trent Tucker – the man, the play, the rule change

Basketball is a game of fine margins, and the smallest things can change the course of the game. When Trent Tucker took to the court in...

NBA players who changed the rules of the game

There are certain names that will forever go down in NBA basketball history. Michael Jordan comes to mind as the greatest of all-time....

Just how good at basketball were the original cast of Space Jam?

For a certain generation, there is no better sports movie than the unforgettable Space Jam. The 1996 basketball adventure movie starred...

The most retroactively boneheaded moves in NBA history

Let’s be honest, we’ve all been there. We make some silly, horribly embarrassing mistake, only to see it for what it is when it’s too...

Officiating in the NBA: Consistency is the key

In his autobiographical book titled “The Last Season,” legendary NBA coach Phil Jackson spent a fair amount of time talking about...