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The world of Basketball detailed by the voices of the unathletic. Discussing play, culture, and, of course, who's the best. Trust the Process.

Shandon Pendleton2 months ago
All-Star Predictions: The East
LeBron is gone and the East is WIDE open. The obvious frontrunners to win the East haven't been exactly obvious as we thought they'd be...but there are tons of stars out in the East that deserve All-S...
LA-Bron: The Good, the Bad, and the Spitting - Part 2
When we last checked in with the Lakers, they were 2-3, on the outside-looking in when it came to the playoff picture. Now they're 11-7, good for seventh place in the Western Conference—what's crazy i...
Shandon Pendleton2 months ago
All-Star Predictions: The West
This year, so far has shown us lots of talent. There are a lot of players that I expect to make the All-Star game that are doing great, but there are also lots of players that have surprised me. If th...
Morgan E. Westling2 months ago
Best Basketball Dribbling Training Aids
Dribbling the basketball is one of the best handling skills you can learn if you’re trying to be a great basketball player. Dribbling skills improve your game and help you with basketball shooting as ...
James Porterson2 months ago
Best Basketball Shoes for Shooting
I don't want to scare you, but ankle sprains are an extremely common injury among point guards. Every athlete runs the risk of rolling an ankle, but jumping, juking, and sprinting over a hard surface ...
The Best Basketball Shorts for Athletes
Take a look at what you're wearing right now. I'd wager there's a 50 percent chance you've got on basketball shorts, whether or not you're actually a basketball player. Basketball shorts have become a...
Aaron Tobin-Hess2 months ago
Is Zion Williamson the Most Exciting College Basketball Player of All Time?
My name is Aaron Tobin-Hess and basketball is my first love. Many of you know me from my various columns on here, mostly where I give NFL picks and make people money in the process (not to brag but I ...
Hot or Not?
If you've been reading my articles for any amount of time, you know I'm very analytical, using statistics and other information to support my claims. While I love doing that, I understand that most pe...
Shandon Pendleton2 months ago
Can Duke Beat the Cavs?
With Duke smashing the number two team in the nation, Kentucky, a lot of people have been saying that the Blue Devils are talented enough to take on even the Cavs of the NBA. The question is, can they...
Shandon Pendleton2 months ago
NBA Debates 3
Alright, let's go round 3 of more of these debates. True or false.
Zeke Wharton2 months ago
3 Takeaways from Duke's 118-84 Domination of Kentucky in the 2018 Champions Classic
The 2018-2019 Duke Blue Devils basketball season is underway as they took on the second ranked Kentucky Wildcats in the Champions Classic. There has been a lot of hype for the Blue Devils this season,...
William Ricks2 months ago
What's Wrong with the LA Lakers?
The Los Angeles Lakers haven't been the team everyone expected them to be ten games into the new season. After signing LeBron James in the offseason along with a number of veterans, the Lakers are sit...
Are You Seeing What I'm Seeing?
As dynamic as the NBA is, there are certain things we expect to remain true from season to season: the Golden State Warriors will be the best team, LeBron James will be the best player, and the Phoeni...
Shandon Pendleton3 months ago
NBA Debates 2
The last article I wrote about NBA opinions was really fun to write and sparked a lot of debate. So let's do a round 2!
Connor Brighton3 months ago
Best Basketball Shooting Equipment
Scientists agree that it takes about 10,000 hours of practice to master a skill. That is 10,000 hours of dribbling a basketball, shooting hoops, or agility training in order to live up to your greates...
Kevin Mikos3 months ago
Evaluating Every NBA Team's Start to the Season
The NBA season has just begun, but there is already so much to talk about. From LeBron James in his new purple and gold stitches to teams that we should be panicking about, there's a lot to look at fr...
Fred Eugene Park3 months ago
Best Exercises for Basketball Players
Sports players and teams recognize the importance of bringing science and medicine into the game to optimize performance. With different players requiring different performance attributes and exploiti...
Aaron Tobin-Hess3 months ago
Thoughts on the NBA Season so Far
Last night, another ho hum night in the NBA-—a Monday night no less that usually should be dominated by Monday Night Football (Patriots-Bills was a snooze fest), Klay Thompson decided he was going to ...