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NBA Preview: South-East Division

Posted on 12. Oct, 2009 by Ari Diamond.


For the first time ever, the South-East is the East’s most powerful division. Orlando, Atlanta, Miami and Washington are all playoff teams on paper, and while Charlotte is nothing special, they are certainly good for a team in the basement of a division. The competition within the division might make it hard for [...]

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NBA Preview: Central Division

Posted on 01. Oct, 2009 by Ari Diamond.


The NBA’s Central Division is no longer the most powerful division in the NBA Eastern Conference. While the Pistons used to be a model of consistency and thus the engine of the Central division, they’re entering a new era due to the departures of Chauncey Billups and Rasheed Wallace. Meanwhile elsewhere in the Central, [...]

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NBA Preview: Atlantic Division

Posted on 18. Sep, 2009 by Ari Diamond.


The new Atlantic Division hasn’t had much drama since its creation in 2004-2005. Instead the ongoing theme is that of domination. In its early history, it was known as the Titanic Division; now, it’s the Boston Celtics division. Never in the (short) history of this division has there been a team that’s [...]

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The G.O.A.T Goes into The Hall of Fame

Posted on 12. Sep, 2009 by Ari Diamond.


Last night’s induction ceremony for the Naismith Hall of Fame was a monumental night for the sport of basketball as it marked the official end of the Jordan-era. While the induction ceremony is never about just one player or coach, it was difficult to divert the attention away from Jordan. John Stockton said [...]

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Iverson to Memphis Finally Official

Posted on 10. Sep, 2009 by Ari Diamond.


The Answer? Lots of questions surrounding Allen Iverson’s arrival in Memphis.
The Memphis Grizzlies have officially agreed to a 1-year deal with Allen Iverson. Terms of the contract were not released, but it’s believed to be worth approximately 3.1 million dollars. The question is why? With Iverson’s recent track record of defying [...]

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