The Portland Trail Blazers have had a major makeover during the offseason. They traded Nic Batum away and LaMarcus Aldridge bolted for the Spurs. Also gone are Wes Matthews (Mavs), Arron Afflalo (Knicks), Robin Lopez (Knicks), and Steve Blake (Detroit). For the most part, the Blazers FO has done a good job assembling a ragtag […]Read more "Fantasy NBA: CJ McCollum is set to break out"
It seems all is right in the world of Fantasy NBA again as Kevin Durant is back in a big way (44 points, 10 rebounds, 7 assists with 6 threes to usher in the new year). In contrast, LeBron James owners are dealing with a two-week lull as the Cavs’ main man deals with knee soreness. The […]Read more "Fantasy NBA: Pau Gasol and the fountain of youth"
Darko Milicic will always be one of the biggest enigmas to have played in the NBA. Drafted ahead of the likes of Carmelo Anthony and Dwyane Wade, behind only LeBron? That’s tough. Now we get word, via Rivals.ph, that the Serbian 7-footer is set to leave the sport of basketball and enter… kickboxing. Darko had […]Read more "Hoops tidbits: Darko kickboxing, Bledsoe resigning, et al"
After all the frenzy of first-round action in the 2014 NBA Playoffs, we’ve finally reached the Conference Semis, and we expect the match-ups to be nothing less than electrifying. Here are our picks for round 2.Read more "2014 NBA Playoffs: Round 2 Preview and Predictions"
A UP Fighting Maroons fan’s perspective on Mikee Reyes’ sudden exit from the team right after one game in the current UAAP season.Read more "Heartbreakers: Mikee Reyes, Ricky Dandan, and the UP Fighting Maroons"
It’s June, and that means there are only two teams left standing in the NBA. We should be in for a great series as the San Antonio Spurs and the Miami Heat face off in the 2013 NBA Finals. Here’s our take on this series right before it kicks off.Read more "2013 NBA Finals Preview by One-Legged Fadeaway"
When the dust settled, the last teams standing in the wild Western Conference were the San Antonio Spurs and the Memphis Grizzlies. The Western Conference Finals are up next, and once again, we bring you our fearless forecasts for the series.Read more "Spurs vs. Grizzlies: WCF Preview and Predictions"
The second round is upon us, and here we are to dish out some more predictions for the upcoming conference semifinals.Read more "NBA Playoffs Second Round: Picks and Predictions by OLF"
It’s playoff time once again! Join us as we give our take on the matchups, along with some fearless forecasts on the upcoming NBA playoffs. Let’s start with the Western Conference, which had a very busy last day of the regular season as teams jockeyed for position. Golden State and Houston return to the playoffs, […]Read more "The OLF Western Conference Playoff preview"
After his meltdown late in the Petron Blaze Boosters’ loss against the Alaska Aces, PBA import and former NBA first-round pick Renaldo Balkman should be sent home.Read more "Petron Should Send Renaldo Balkman Home"