There has been a lot of discussion about Lonzo Ball, and his father this year. Whether it was about Lonzo not working out with other teams, or if his shoes were to expensive, or if his father should stay quiet. Lonzo Ball has been a roller coaster of controversy. However, did the Lakers pick a player who could be another bust for their franchise?
Golden State won the NBA Championship in 5 game, which means that the Cavaliers lost in 5 games (obviously). Many know how I felt about the whole series, and how it was a bad thing for the Warriors and Cavaliers to rematch, all of that is here. Anyways, the NBA Final has come, and gone, and now, what is next for these two teams.
The first game in the Western Conference is already in the books, and it definitely has raised the tension in the NBA playoffs. The Celtics just squeezed out a game 7 win against the Wizards, and are competing for a spot in the NBA finals against the Cavaliers. Here are some of the basics, heading into the Conference Final series.
When I started Sports Reaction, I never thought that I would actually have an article talking about shoes, but here we are. What is the bid deal about these shoes, and who is in the right or wrong in this whole ideal?
The NBA playoffs...A time where we make predictions, and projections on who is going to make it to the Finals. At least, that is what the NBA playoffs used to be. Now, it is about how well the Warriors dominate to get to the Finals, and if there is a slim chance that the Cavaliers do not make it.
The Golden State Warriors has been struck with a dose of reality. They are not the same team without Kevin Durant. Some say that it is only a matter of time until they get their rhythm back. Others say that it is a gapping hole, and that it will not be easy to fill. The Warriors cannot completely lose their touch, since they still have important players still on the field, but losing an all-star is definitely a huge issue, and will another team take advantage of the situation?
Everyone has a bad day, NBA players, soccer players, even actors have bad days. So it should not be surprising that a player played bad. That should be the end of this story, right? Well, when you take into account that Stephen Curry is Stephen Curry, he never plays as bad as he did in an NBA game.
The Chicago Bulls and the Oklahoma City Thunder have finalized a trade. The Bulls are sending Doug McDermott, Taj Gibson and a 2018 second round pick for the Thunders Cameron Payne, Joffrey Lauvergne, and Andrew Morrow. There is a lot of moving parts in this trade, and the more players involved in a trade, the harder it is to analyze. Here is a quick and useful analysis of this trade.
Kevin Durant is one of the leagues' most esteemed players, and deservedly so. KD received many awards and records over the years, and he has done so mostly through the Blue and Orange uniform of the Thunder. However, did KD's move to the Warriors help or hinder his legacy?
Recent trade rumors have spiced up, especially between the "not-getting-younger" Carmelo Anthony and the "quickly slumping" Cavaliers. Anthony, who has a 22.9 points per game average, would give the Cavaliers a scoring dynamic that Love does not. Many people believe that this would benefit the Cavaliers, and that Love would be worth to trade away …