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LeBron, Cavs No Match For These Warriors

In what should be remembered as the most transparent, courageous and illuminating press conferences in the NBA Finals history, LeBron James went beyond confirming what anyone that has ever seen an NBA game knew: The Golden State Warriors were overwhelmingly more talented than the Cleveland Cavs. The King, who didn’t reveal he played the last […]

Warriors Reassert Dominance in Game 2

LeBron James isn’t just the best basketball player on the planet. He’s also one of the smartest. In fact, one could argue his intelligence, combined with his strength, is what separates The King. After the Cavaliers dropped Game 1 of the NBA Finals to the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night, James called it one […]

Late Blunders Cost Cavs in Game 1

We expect an NBA Finals game to come down to the final seconds. We just don’t expect a key player to suffer a mental lapse for the ages that decides the outcome, and possibly the series. JR Smith, that rebel without a clock, made a monster athletic play, snatching the offensive rebound of a George […]

Pressure of New York Won’t Faze Fizdale

The Knicks introduced David Fizdale as their new head coach in a bright lights, big-city news conference in the World’s Most Famous Arena. He didn’t blink. A significant portion of Fizdale’s intro focused on how he and Marc Gasol, his star player on the Memphis Grizzlies, had a falling out. Here’s where we learn a […]

Crucial Offseason Awaits Ntilikina

The days leading up to the NFL Draft might be the greatest — or worse — example of paralysis by analysis. You hear terms such as “fluid through the hips,” or — and this one is my favorite — “feet are crisp and hypnotic.” Are we talking about a $42 kale salad or a football […]