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Dubs Eyeing Ray Allen, But Do They Need Him?

The Golden State Warriors are the hottest team in the NBA right now with their franchise best 14 game winning streak and team best 19-2 start. But despite residing on top of the NBA’s mountain, the Dubs are not resting on their laurels.

The Streak is Over, But the Hawks Have Served Notice

Those Atlanta Hawks have been so good that it’s been over a month since we’ve been asking the question: When will they lose again? Monday night the New Orleans Pelicans stunned the soaring Hawks 115-110 at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans.

Cavs Lose Fourth Straight Game, Can We Still Relax?

When the Cleveland Cavaliers started the season 1-3, LeBron James told the world to relax. After that tweet, the Cavs won four straight games and we thought James was...

Lakers Improve to 2-0 with Swaggy P Back

Don't look now, but the Los Angeles Lakers have won two straight games. And while Kobe Bryant led all scorers once again with 29 points, it's been Nick Young's presence that has given life to the Lakers.

Were the Knicks Wrong in Letting Tyson Chandler Go?

When newly hired Knicks President Phil Jackson started cleaning up his roster in the offseason, Tyson Chandler was the first to go along with troubled guard Raymond Felton.

Do The Houston Rockets Really Need Josh Smith?

As Josh Smith cleared the waivers on Thursday, he is expected to sign with the Houston Rockets anytime now. But while Smith should add more depth and talent to the team, do they really need to add Josh Smith to their line-up?

Don’t Look Now, LeBron is Playing Like the MVP

What’s scarier than having three new key players to add to what is already a formidable line-up is having LeBron James play at an MVP pace. James has won four MVPs in the last six seasons.

Is the Lakers’ Loss The Bulls’ Gain?

As the Chicago Bulls continue their early season success with superstar guard Derrick Rose in and out of the line-up due to minor injuries, experts are looking at the superb play of Jimmy Butler as the main reason.

What’s With the LeBron and Wade “Reunion” Video?

Christmas is supposed to be the happiest season of the year but for the Cleveland Cavaliers’ fans it was another reminder of how everything can be taken away from...

Is Rajon Rondo the Final Piece for Dirk’s One Last Ride?

The Dallas Mavericks have acquired All-Star point guard Rajon Rondo from the Boston Celtics in a five player deal on Thursday night. Aside from Rondo, the Mavericks also receive forward Dwight Powell in

Analyzing the Three Team Trade by the Cavs, Knicks and Thunder

Last Monday, three NBA teams went in cahoots with each other to forge a surprising move that looks to help their struggling sides. The Cleveland Cavaliers, New York Knicks and the Oklahoma City Thunder

Phil Jackson Takes Blame For Knicks’ Season, But Does it Really Matter?

Jackson’s public “mea culpa” was not expected at all although everyone’s already starting to point fingers on him for the Knicks’ disastrous season. We all know him to be the Zen Master who’s won 11 NBA titles as coach.

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Rhonda Rousey Has a New Training Coach

Not much has been seen of Ronda Rousey since Amanda Nunes beat her to a pulp. The mega star has resurfaced with a new...

5 Benefits of the Elliptical Machine

Bored on the treadmill? The Elliptical Machine may be just the change of pace you need. The Elliptical is a great addition to any workout at the gym or addition to your home gym. It’s a total body workout with plenty of benefits.

Is the Squat Exercise Safe for Me?

Squats are a very misunderstood exercise. The thought that they cause injury has been tossed around since the 1950’s. It is rumored that the squats' reputation went south after the US Army banned them in the 1960’s.

Does an Apple a Day Keep the Doctor Away?

The saying of “An apple a day keeps the doctor away” is actually a paraphrase of the Welsh saying from 1866 “‘eat an apple going to bed, and you'll keep the doctor from earning his bread'.

Wladimir Klitschko to Fight Bryant Jennings at Madison Square Garden

Unified heavyweight boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko will return to Madison Square Garden to face undefeated contender Bryant Jennings on April 25. The fight marks Klitschko’s first on U.S soil (and at MSG) since February 2008