Seven on the Sixers: Hello Darkness my Relatively Recent Friend

Remember that little bit of momentum the Sixers had going into the all-star break following the win over the Clippers? Well, that momentum has effectively fallen off a cliff while simultaneously catching on fire and exploding in all of our faces. It doesn't even matter the team is 3-2 since the break. They lost the …

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Seven on the Sixers: Winning But Weird

No other team in the NBA could simultaneously draw the ire and disgust of national and local media members everywhere while also entering the all-star break on a three-game win streak, capped by an impressive win over the presumptive title favorite prior to the regular season. Let's take a look at how they did it. …

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The City Edition Jersey Rankings That You Didn’t Know You Needed

I spend in an inordinate amount of time on NBA league pass. Whether it's watching my Sixers from a dorm in Illinois, or watching a marquee game that didn't get a national time slot, or even randomly deciding to watch a Cavs-Kings game in mid-February, I find myself opening a tab and watching the games. …

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“The NBA Season Just Started” 2019 Awards

I was really terrible at this for the first two years. All I ever wrote about were my picks and predictions. I didn't know how to put images in for the posts. I misspelled everything. I even wrote about why I thought the Charlotte Hornets were becoming title contenders back in 2017. As I often …

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Overs, Unders, And Everything in Between: NBA 2019-20 Season Preview

I'd like to think I've evolved as a writer. I used to think the only thing people really cared about were my specific record predictions, and that the paragraphs in between were just filler. I realize now that's something for my Twitter feed (@dan_olinger), not my blog. So this year, I'm changing up my NBA …

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Mailbag Question #1: What if Shaq had Kobe’s Work Ethic?

Question #1: If Shaq had Kobe's work ethic, how many tiles would the Lakers have won when they were together? Answer: For those of you wondering why this question is relevant, Kobe was recently interviewed by Patrick Bet David, and in said interview, Kobe claimed that if Shaq had his (Kobe's) work ethic, "then I would …

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