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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.

Zeke Wharton4 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 Ricks4 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...
VM Hoops5 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 Brighton5 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 Mikos5 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 Park5 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-Hess5 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 ...
VM Hoops5 months ago
NBA Debates
Recently, I read a bunch of NBA opinions on Instagram and I thought they were very interesting. People all around have tons of different opinions, some popular and some unpopular. So let's take a look...
LA-Bron: The Good, the Bad, and the Spitting - Part 1
Pre-Script: I was going to do an entire the good, the bad, and the ugly type article, but I realized it would be far too long so I'm breaking it up into three articles, this being the first. Expect Pa...
VM Hoops5 months ago
Rockets-Lakers Brawl
Everyone who watched the NBA saw the brawl between Chris Paul, Rajon Rondo and Brandon Ingram. I’m sure all you Laker and LeBron haters totally stood up for CP3 and condoned what Rondo and Ingram did,...
VM Hoops5 months ago
2018-19 NBA Rookie Predictions
This year's draft class has given us some great talent and potential. It'll be hard to match last year's rookie class but we will see some great young stars rising up. I'm gonna rank each player on th...
VM Hoops5 months ago
2018-19 NBA MVP Predictions
There's always a lot of controversy about who should bring home the MVP trophy. Last year for example, James Harden had an exceptionable season and was awarded but people argued that LeBron James had ...
Luka Doncic: Boy Wonder
Whenever the basketball world is introduced to a European prospect, we all typically call BS, often rightfully so. For every Dirk Nowitzki and Tony Parker and Giannis Antetokounmpo (only took me two t...
Aaron Tobin-Hess5 months ago
NBA Season Is Back and That Makes Me Very Very Happy
We are back everyone. Time to rejoice because the NBA season tipped off this week. The greatest league in America is back playing meaningful games and I am here for all of it. Now that beach season ha...
My Top 5 Storylines for 2018-2019 NBA Season
So....it's been a while.... In my defence, I'm in first year engineering and tore my MCL in my first university rugby game so cut me some slack. Fortunately, I don't need surgery for those worrying (s...
VM Hoops5 months ago
Where Is Jimmy Butler Going?
Where is Jimmy Butler going? There has been a lot of off-season drama in Minnesota locker room, with most of it focused on Jimmy Butler. So, what has happened? About a month ago, Butler requested a tr...
Nicola P. Young5 months ago
Best NBA Podcasts to Listen to Right Now
When you're a real NBA person, just watching the games is never quite enough. You also want to be in on the behind-the-scenes drama, the hot takes, the commentary and interpretation from every side. T...