The Game Plan Podcast – Episode 1

With the NBA season slowly coming to a close, I brought my good buddy¬†Chris Morrison, analyst and host of the Hooper’s Log podcast over on NBALead, to talk about potential landing spots for some of the players that have no contract or options for this summer.

As always, the podcast is available on my YouTube page as a video and in audio format on my SoundCloud and soon, ITunes!

Why to Root for the Warriors

Well, it’s not LeBron.

After winning the 2014 NBA Finals, the Golden State Warriors failed to repeat as champions last year, blowing a 3-1 lead. Now, with hopes of reaching they’re third consecutive Finals, they face adversity even from the fans.

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Sith or Jedi? Today’s NBA Stars

The force or the dark side?

A long, long time ago, in a league far away. Players across the NBA formed alliances in preparation for war, between the force and the dark side. Where does your favorite player stand?

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No Durant, Big Difference?

As what will be known as one of the most disrespectful free agency moves, Kevin Durant deferred to the Golden State Warriors prior to the start of the season. Thunder fans were in an outrage, and feared for the fate of the following season. Well, does it really make all the difference? My analysis:

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Takeaways from Warriors/Blazers Game 1

Key takeaways from this first round series.

The Portland Trailblazers went into their first round series against the Warriors as always, not favored underdogs. Despite putting on a fireworks shooting performance in the first half, they fell to Golden State 121-109. Below, I listed some key takeaways and solutions for the huge problem that call themselves the Golden State Warriors: Continue reading “Takeaways from Warriors/Blazers Game 1”

OKC: The Dynasty That Never Was

The Oklahoma City Thunder has been nothing but a stop and go destination for players that headline league news today. A team that has been to the Finals once in recent history,¬†many people don’t realize how stacked the Thunder have been. They hit the lottery and had arguably the most impressive three year draft in NBA history (Durant, Westbrook, Harden). Here’s a Booster Blogs edition of “Where Are They Now? OKC Thunder” edition.

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The 30K Club, Who’s Next?

Collin talks about the 30k points club and who might get in.

Tuesday night against the Los Angeles Lakers, Dirk Nowitzki surpassed the 30,000 point career mark in his career. An elite milestone that only SIX players in history have eclipsed. The current club members are : Michael Jordan, Karl Malone, Kobe Bryant, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Wilt Chamberlain, and Dirk Nowitzki. Today’s NBA is filled with score-first players, so I graded today’s stars on their 30K club potential: Continue reading “The 30K Club, Who’s Next?”