Coming off a blowout defeat and losing their star player to an injury, everybody turned his back on the Boston Celtics and did not give them a chance of pulling off an upset, even just for a game, against the streaking defending Champions Cleveland Cavaliers. (Photo courtesy of Bleacher Report) No Isaiah Thomas. They trailed … Continue reading The Ultimate Upset: Game-winner, comeback win highlight Celtics sans Thomas stunner over Cavs in Game 3
Going into the season, the Golden State Warriors instantly became spot on favorites when Kevin Durant decided to shift to the Bay Area. Fast forward to the crucial stages of the post-season, the Dubs are just where they are supposed to be: into the Western Conference Finals after sweeping the first two rounds of the Playoffs. … Continue reading Fair Enough? Warriors tagged as runaway victors based on odds ahead of WCF clash against Spurs
Tony Parker has been in the league for a significant number of years now. Since donning the silver and gray number 9 jersey on, the tenacious French point guard has had his share of memorable battles, with the playoffs being among them. (Disclaimer: Photo not my property) Now at 34 years old, Parker slightly took a … Continue reading When It Counts: Parker displays vintage form as Spurs advance to second round, set up Texas showdown with Rockets
If you play for an NBA team bound for the first round of the Playoffs, better be wary of facing a team with Lebron James at the helm. For the past five years, the four-time MVP has led his teams to series sweeps in their respective first round encounters in the Playoffs. From being … Continue reading The Mysteriously Unstoppable Playoff Gear of Lebron James
So Kobe Bryant's name was once again brought up into the assemblage of the social media universe, most specifically his historic 81-point scoring riot years back. Upon checking the outburst of the trending topics, it was Phoenix Suns sophomore guard Devin Booker who bore the brunt of blame for once again bringing in the ''no-one-will-surpass-Kobe's-81point-feat-ever-again" debate. … Continue reading How does Devin Booker’s 70 fare with Kobe Bryant’s 81?
The Golden State Warriors banked on its dynamic shooting duo to sweep its regular season series against the Oklahoma City Thunder with yet another convincing win on Tuesday, 111-95, at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City. (Photo c/o spin.ph) Steph Curry and Klay Thompson combined for 57 points on seven treys each to lead … Continue reading Splash Bros show way as Warriors sans Durant rout Thunder anew
MANILA- The results of this year's NBA All-Star Game starters were released Friday(Manila time), and as always, not everybody gave a thumbs up about the turnout. There is no bigger story since the list came out than the so-called ''snubs'' in the elite five of each squad competing with the best of the best. Isiah … Continue reading No Start: Thomas, Westbrook snubbed from ASG starters