Tread Lightly, Charlotte GM

News broke this week that Charlotte Hornets General Manager, Rich Cho, will not have his contract extended.  There’s some good news, bad news here.  Bad news first, Cho will no longer be 1 of the 30 NBA GM/Presidents that lead an organization.  Good news, more time on the Food Blog!!!! Cho, to put it lightly, […]

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The Case for Jaren Jackson

As we inch closer and closer to the draft, we want to make sure we don’t overlook any potential #1 picks.  Jaren Jackson Jr. has started to climb up some of the mock drafts, and it is evident as to why. NBA teams spend years researching prospects in an attempt to guess how productive they […]

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Trade Deadline Winners and Losers

WINNERS Family Reunions! Jameer Nelson and Stan Van Gundy finally get back together.  Maybe this year Ish Smith gets hurt on their way to the Finals and Jameer steps in and gets redemption. Rob Pelinka traded for his former client, Channing Frye, bringing the sweet-shooting, SnapChat maestro to the West coast. Thibs and Derrick Rose […]

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NBA Free Agency Issues

As noted by some others, this year’s free agency may not be as smooth as the past couple.  Players and their representatives have been able to cash in nicely since the new TV deal money kicked into the BRI.  But the projections weren’t entirely accurate and the cap has not increased as expected since the […]

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Hoop Hall Long Shots

The NBA has plenty of players that were not “blue chip” prospects from the age of 16 on.  To make it, these guys have to fit a specific role for a roster and be one of the top 5 in the world at that task.  Whether it’s a defensive stopper (Tony Allen), or a sharpshooter […]

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2018 High School Upside Ratings

So we wanted to check out what all they hype was surrounding the 2018 high school class and where its players stack up.  We traveled up to the Birthplace of Basketball; where a good portion of the top 10 in 2018 participated in front of sold out crowds and on national television.  We got a […]

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