NBA Swing: Bubble Brilliance and the Lakers’ 17th Title

The 2019-20 NBA season was a bucket of craziness, and a gut punch to the COVID-19 pandemic. Three months inside the ‘Bubble’ at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, FL, yielded the Los Angeles Lakers’ franchise with an unprecedented 17th Orange Roundball League title. The NBA’s plan to isolate coaches and players paid extraordinary dividends. […]

NBA Playoffs: A Dive Into the Eastern Conference Finals

Many thought the NBA Eastern Conference crown was soon to be named as the Miami Heat had taken a series commanding 3-1 lead over the Boston Celtics. Many have been quite puzzled and confused at the recent struggles of the Celtics. Given the regular season, superior talent, and playoff experience, the Celtics were seen as […]

Western Conference Finals: Three Takeaways from Game 1

Western Conference Finals Game 1. The three takeaways leading into game two.     Nikola Jokic’s biggest test yet on both sides of the floor; Anthony Davis   Coming into this series Nikola Jokic’s has been an absolute tear on offense posting 25 points, 10 rebounds and 5 assists a night shooting above 51% from […]

NBA Swing: Down 3-1, Nuggets’ Stun Jazz in Epic Series

It happened for just the 12th time in NBA history on Tuesday night. The Denver Nuggets shocked the Utah Jazz after falling down 3-1 in a first-round playoff series for the ages. With Donovan Mitchell’s Jazz firmly in control and ready to eliminate the Nuggets, Mike Malone’s Denver squad had no choice but to pick-axe […]

NBA Swing: Murray and Jokic Keeping Nuggets’ Playoff Run Alive

Supreme duo to the rescue. Jamal “Blue Arrow” Murray and Nikola “The Joker” Jokic both responded in Game 5. Welcome to the 2020 NBA playoffs. Trailing 3-1 and on the brink of elimination, the Denver Nuggets were in a win or go home mode on Tuesday night in Orlando. Heading into Game 5 against a […]