You can’t replace the traditional Center

Within the next week the Houston Rockets are about to prove to us that you can’t replace your traditional “big man” center and go small ball. PJ Tucker has been great for them but at the end of the day he’s a 6-foot-6 guy who shoots corner threes well. Against a team like the Lakers it is simply no match. The Rockets small ball lineup … Continue reading You can’t replace the traditional Center

The Next Big thing in Newark?

Kevin Willard and the Seton Hall Pirates lost arguably their top three players from last season in Myles Powell, Quincy McKnight, and Ramaro Gill. The Seton Hall fanbase got blessed with the signing of Harvard grad transfer Bryce Aiken. Defenders can rarely keep Aiken in front of them, a true scoring minded point-guard who will likely take on a large majority of the scoring this … Continue reading The Next Big thing in Newark?

Blazers, Suns, Grizzlies, and Spurs race for the 8/9 seeds

Today’s slate of games will determine the season for four teams who are making a playoff push in the Western Conference. The different types of potential outcomes of four games today will send some teams home and others into the play-in game. The four teams in the race for the play in game are the Portland TrailBlazers, Memphis Grizzlies, Phoenix Suns, and the San Antonio … Continue reading Blazers, Suns, Grizzlies, and Spurs race for the 8/9 seeds

Bubble Beef

It wasn’t “Dame Time” in the NBA Bubble earlier today. Lillard failed to hit two clutch free throws late game, in a bad loss to a Clippers team that was without Kawhi Leonard and Patrick Beverley. Beverley mocked Damien Lillard’s famous “Dame Time” tradition when he hits a clutch shot at the end of the game when Lillard missed his free throws. Following the game … Continue reading Bubble Beef

Buy the Book 8/8/2020

Another day, another edition of Buy the Book Daily Picks. Today’s edition includes three MLB picks and one NBA pick. Lets get right into it. Alex Jansen (1-2, 33%, -1.2u): Indiana Pacers +6.5 vs. Los Angeles Lakers The Lakers have struggled since closing out the West and clinching the 1 seed. Fully expect the Pacers to be hungry for a win tonight after a tough … Continue reading Buy the Book 8/8/2020