The Rockets have taken off!

The Rockets have taken off!
Last season the Houston Rockets were a dry television show, a soap opera. Dwight Howard in and out of the lineup, James Harden constantly on highlight tapes not playing defense, and Josh Smith believing he was something he isn’t. The Rockets finished 8th with a 41-41 record under Kevin McHale. Starting the 2016 season Mike...

Kidd’s top 10 NBA players

Kidd’s top 10 NBA players
With the NBA in full swing, it’s only right I drop my top 10 NBA players for this 2016/17 season. Find out if your favorite player falls on my list, and make sure to let me know what you think! 10. Damian Lillard “Video game Dame” Lillard can score with the best of them. He’s...

Wildcards Ep. 1: Which NBA rookie will take the biggest L

Wildcards Ep. 1: Which NBA rookie will take the biggest L
As the NBA season swiftly approaches, there are no players more pumped to hit the hardwood than the rooks. In the first episode of the Wildcards, Shayna Calandro, Khari Thompson and Theo Dorsey give out preseason rookie superlatives such as “Most slept on” and “Rookie of the year.” The Wildcards also touch on the possible...

Why Chicago needs more Jabari Parkers

Why Chicago needs more Jabari Parkers
There are many high school hoopers that leave Chicago to go on to do great things. Some become community mentors that create opportunities through the sport, others play professionally overseas and travel the world, while the very best ball in the NBA. However, there are too many that have their dreams deferred by the city’s...

We are to blame for KD leaving the OKC Thunder

We are to blame for KD leaving the OKC Thunder
There are a lot of ways that Kevin Durant is comparable to a player like Carmelo Anthony. Durant, like Anthony, is an elite scorer, has a natural aptitude for the game, and is the type of player everyone envisions their NBA 2k MyPlayer character to be. But KD doesn’t want to be in a class...