By Lamar Battle The Bulls signed UN-restricted free agent and former number two pick in the draft Jabari Parker to a two year 40 million contract. In selecting the 23 year old Parker the Chicago Bulls may have pulled a fast one over on the rest of the NBA. What? Most observers point … Continue reading Welcome Home Jabari.
By Lamar Battle Now we get to see just how great he really is. Am I talking about Stephen Curry or Kevin Durant of the Golden State Warriors who defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in game one of the 2017-18 NBA Finals ? No. I am speaking of Cleveland Cavalier and future Hall Of Famer … Continue reading Warriors Lead NBA Finals 1-0
By Lamar Battle The answer for all of those San Antonio Spurs fans worldwide the answer is....Yes, it is quite possible ! Now the notion seems far fetched given the fact that Kahwi Leonard is a top three player in the NBA. However over the course of the season the relationship between the … Continue reading Will Kahwi Leonard Get Traded
By Lamar Battle With all of these teams tanking to close out the NBA season and the NBA draft almost here who are the players the teams are all clamoring for? With out further ado, the Drop Steps Projected Top Ten, Read em and weep. 1. DeAndre Ayton: 7-1 Center Arizona The consensus … Continue reading Top Ten 2017-18 NBA Draft Picks
By Lamar Battle Who would have thunk it? Loyola Chicago's Men's basketball team would take the nation by storm. The Ramblers, who last won an NCAA title 55 years ago Surprised everybody by making it all the way to the NCAA's Final Four. The 11th seed made the big dance by winning their conference … Continue reading Loyola, The Toast Of The Town
By Lamar Battle Most predicted that the 2017-18 NBA rookie class would be one of the best and from the looks of things they were right. Who are the Leaders in the race for Rookie Of The Year and team contributions? Ben Simmons, Philadelphia 76ers: At the quarter mark the leader in the race … Continue reading Top Five 2017-18 NBA Rookie Leaders
By Lamar Battle Two teams two examples of confusion. One team ( The Oklahoma City Thunder) were projected to be at this point one of the NBA's elite teams. The other, ( The Chicago Bulls ) were projected to be one of the league's worst and as fate would have it the Thunder … Continue reading The Thunder And The Bulls, Two Trains Running.