basketball

Athletes who changed their sports

Sometimes, great athletes have more than one great skill. There can be no finer accolade in sports than having people say you changed...

Fear the Deer – does Milwaukee have a chance of keeping the Greek Freak?

Giannis Antetokounmpo has quite a mouthful for a name, so just call him the “Greek Freak.” Everyone else does, and with good reason. He’s...

Weighing up the pros and cons of the new NBA All-Star Game format

The NBA All-Star Game is one of the most anticipated events of the basketball calendar. Fans get to see the cream of the crop come...

How the three-point shot took over the NBA

Young basketball fans growing up today are no longer fantasizing about themselves performing a tomahawk dunk in front of thousands of...

The most popular sports franchises of all time

People love to get behind a sporting franchise as it allows them to closely follow the sport they love while experiencing the ups and...

Biggest what if stories in sports history

Some big moments in sports history have left us wondering what if things had played out differently. Like if a player was traded to a...

How an 18 year old may change basketball forever

Darius Bazley is just your ordinary 18-year-old high school graduate from Ohio… If your ordinary high school senior was 6-foot-9, 210...

Will we ever see a female NBA head coach?

Seeing that headline, many will probably wonder why an NBA franchise should hire a woman to the head coaching position. The question you...

Move over, Luka – the best rookie campaigns in NBA history

For some rookie players, stepping out onto the NBA court in their first season is all about not messing up. Others see it as their time...

The 5 top basketball players since 1996

In 1996, to honor the 50th anniversary of the NBA, players, media, and coaches were asked to vote on and select the 50 greatest players...