The Kings have been one of the early season surprises in the NBA. Many predicted they would challenge for the worst record in the league. Through 14 games, they are 8-6 and currently 8th in the Western Conference. This weekend should be a good test to see how they stack up in the Western Conference. … Continue reading League Pass Team of the Weekend: Sacramento Kings
The Sixers lost a heartbreaker Wednesday night to the Magic, coughing up a 16-point lead to lose in the final seconds. The Sixers have struggled mightily on offense in the 4th quarter all season and last night was no different. However, there were several encouraging signs with the infusion of Jimmy Butler into the lineup. … Continue reading Jimmy Butler’s Debut
The Process is officially dead. With the trade for Jimmy Butler, the Sixers have ushered in a new era of Philly basketball: The Moment. As a Sixers fan, I fully embraced the Process. I was tired of watching my favorite franchise stuck on the treadmill of mediocrity. Obviously, a rebuild would be painful but eventually, … Continue reading Welcome to the Moment
Jimmy Butler has been traded to the Sixers, which means it's time to turn our attention to the next star on the move. Let's take a look at the top candidates: Anthony Davis Davis has been the crown jewel of trade targets for a few years now. The Pelicans have failed to truly take the … Continue reading Who’s the Next Star to be Traded?
What a week! The Sixers defeated the Pacers for their first road win. They followed that up with a mixed performance against the Hornets to gut out an overtime victory. However, on Saturday all hell broke loose. The Sixers shipped out RoCo, Dario, Bayless and a future second-round pick for Jimmy Butler and Justin Patton. … Continue reading Week 4: Sixers Rankings
The Minnesota Timberwolves have finalized a deal that will send Jimmy Butler and Justin Patton to Sixers for Robert Covington, Dario Saric, Jerryd Bayless, and a 2022 second-round pick. Reports suggest both Butler and the Sixers are prepared to agree to a long-term deal this summer. This trade dramatically changes the outlook for several teams … Continue reading Jimmy Butler is a Sixer!
With one week of play in the books, it is time to take an irrational look around the NBA. Here are some overreactions to the early season action. The Denver Nuggets are a contender in the Western Conference.The Nuggets are off to a fast start at 3-0 including a win against the Warriors on Sunday. … Continue reading Opening Week Overreactions
After a humbling loss to the Celtics on Opening Night, the Sixers took care of business against the Bulls and the Magic. It was an up-and-down week for several key Sixers. Let's take a look at the rankings. 1. Joel Embiid: 28 points, 11 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 blocks (weekly average)Through three games, Embiid looks … Continue reading Week 1: Sixers Rankings
As the Sixers take on the Magic tonight, it feels appropriate to take stock in two very different, yet very similar rebuilds. Orlando and Philly have been connected since the summer of 2012. That year, Dwight Howard was traded to the Lakers, Andre Iguodala was traded to the Nuggets, Andrew Bynum was traded to the … Continue reading The Process Gone Wrong: Orlando Magic
According to the Sun-Sentinel, Pat Riley has "pulled the plug" on a Jimmy Butler trade. The Heat seemed like an obvious fit for Butler. They boast a bunch of role players, but need a true star to move the needle. The Heat would look like a top five team in the Eastern Conference with Butler. … Continue reading Where Does Jimmy Butler Go From Here?