The Evolution of the Signature Shoe

The 1960s was a decade dominated by two players. Wilt Chamberlain and Bill Russell battled on the court and on the boards as the leagues two giants. But I’m not here to talk about two of the game’s greatest legends, I’m here for their shoes. In the days of Bill and Wilt, players essentially had two…

The Dallas Mavericks Just Won’t Quit

A month ago, the Dallas Mavericks had been left for dead. They were 11-27 and the playoffs were the last thing that even die hard fans had on their mind. Film of players such as Lonzo Ball, Markelle Fultz, and Josh Jackson were being studied day in and day out, and it seemed as though…

The 5 Greatest Finals Performances of All Time

The NBA Finals is where legends are born. They’re where a player can truly make his mark on NBA history and solidify his greatness, or show the world that they can’t perform where it truly matters, when the NBA Championship is at stake. We will be looking at the best performances in the championship series, but it…

The Timberwolves Next Step

Saturday afternoon, the basketball world was delivered some grim news. The fan favorite shooting guard, Zach Lavine, had torn his ACL and was out for the season. Lavine burst on the scene his rookie year when was crowned the Sprite Dunk Contest champion, and would repeat the feat the next year. His dunks were known…

Nash the Forgotten

The slick passer from Santa Clara who fell to the 15th pick in the 1996 NBA Draft had a mesmerizing career that no one could’ve foreseen. The back-to-back league MVP and 8 time All-Star took the 50-40-90 club and made it his own, all while running arguably the most proficient offense the league had even…

The Meteoric Rise of Kawhi Leonard 

Of all of the superstars in the NBA today, Kawhi Leonard is probably the one that people would’ve never predicted. As a young high schooler from Martin Luther King High School in Compton, California, Kawhi had a chance to go to a number of big basketball schools. Instead of going to a big name school, which…