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2019 NBA Mock Draft 1.0

Well, look no further, here it is. After scouting for an entire year, watching clips and breaking down shooting motions, I've come to my conclusion: This draft gets weird after the top 3.

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Why The Return Of The None-and-Done’s Could Ruin The NBA

According to Brian Windhorst, Adam Silver has been looking at making adjustments to improve the league's relationship with high school players "for some time," but in light of the FBI investigation into corruption in college basketball, Silver has been convinced that he needs to move faster with implementing some of these concepts. Late-to-the-party blog or… Continue reading Why The Return Of The None-and-Done’s Could Ruin The NBA

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The Phantom Process Could Give A Damn If You Like Him

Joel Embiid is well on his way to becoming the next “villain” of the NBA. I’m a fan of his game, as anyone should be. A 7’2” behemoth with ridiculous versatility on offense, and an aptitude for defense as well? Count me in. But while he’s on his way to stardom, he’s a player that… Continue reading The Phantom Process Could Give A Damn If You Like Him

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Jabari Is A Cool Name And I’m Happy He’s Here

There’s no way they all get injured, right?So Jabari Parker comes home to my Windy City Assassins on a partially guaranteed contract. Early indications are that they’re gonna throw him in at the 3. And defense be damned, I’m gosh darn excited.As an old friend so lovingly said: “Carter’s gonna lead the league in posters… Continue reading Jabari Is A Cool Name And I’m Happy He’s Here

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Summer League Notes

Trae Young is gonna struggle. But I still like what I see. He’s gonna have a rough time attacking the basket until his body develops a little more, at best he puts on 10-20 lbs over his career. Right now he gets to the rim easily, just can’t finish through the rim protectors at this… Continue reading Summer League Notes

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Mike’s Musings (Part 1)

These are things that I think about when I’m falling asleep, taking a shower, or on the toilet. They’re obviously all opinions, but let me know how you feel. Or don’t, I really don’t care. Old Heads Old heads complain about the lack of big men in the post and claim it’s killing the game,… Continue reading Mike’s Musings (Part 1)

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Mock Draft 2.0: This Was Easier Than The First One

So now we know where everyone is picking. That helps a lot. As before, players in parentheses should be the teams second choice if still available. SunsDeAndre Ayton (Luka Doncic)This could STILL go either way. I really wish the Suns would’ve slipped to 2. They could’ve made this a lot easier on me (taking whoever’s… Continue reading Mock Draft 2.0: This Was Easier Than The First One