Today In NBA History 1995: Heat Sweep Slam Dunk Contest, Three Point Contest

In 1995, the Miami Heat dominated NBA All-Star Saturday Night. Pre-LeBron James era, and even pre the Miami Heat Vice Jersey, that Saturday night became the turning point for the franchise. In the first seven years of the Heat’s existence, the franchise had one .500+ season and two first round playoff losses to its credit. … Read more

Fantasy Basketball: Who’s #1 LeBron James Or Kevin Durant?

This week I’ve been preparing for my 2020-2021 NBA fantasy league draft. And I stumbled upon this classic piece from 2013. RELATED – Stephen Curry vs. LeBron James The crazy thing is that both LeBron James and Kevin Durant are still consensus first round fantasy draft picks in 2020. For 2020 NBA fantasy drafts, LeBron’s … Read more

5 Longest Winning Streaks In NBA History

33, LA Lakers 1971-’72 The Lakers didn’t lose a game for over two months, going a combined 30-0 in November and December. Led by Jerry West, Wilt Chamberlain, Elgin Baylor, Gail Goodrich, Pat Riley and Jim McMillian (and including former Phil Jackson assistant coach Jim Cleamons), the 1971-72 Lakers are arguably the greatest team of all time. And still own the longest … Read more

Steph Curry vs LeBron James: Who’s More Popular On Social Media?

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Steph Curry vs LeBron James. Until 2020 they were even at 3 NBA Championships each, when LeBron won his 4th. But what about the court of public opinion? LeBron James vs. Steph Curry: Who’s More Popular? (RELATED: Who’s #1 LeBron James Or Kevin Durant?) Since 2011, the most consistent thing about the NBA finals is … Read more

Last Shot At NBA Championship For Juwan Howard, Fab Five

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We all know how important a victory in tonight’s game five of the 2011 NBA Finals is for LeBron James, but everyone is forgetting how important it is for Juwan Howard. Don’t think for a second that a Heat victory tonight doesn’t mean a lot to Jalen Rose, Jimmy King, Ray Jackson and Chris Webber. Howard … Read more

2011 NBA Finals Mavs vs. Heat: Some Old Dudes Are Going To Get Rings

Whoever you’re rooting for, no matter who wins the 2011 NBA Finals, some old dudes are going to get rings. But do the old dudes in question deserve the ring? Miami Heat Juwan Howard– If Howard gets a ring, he’d be the first and only member of Michigan’s “Fab Five” to secure one. Early in his career, Howard was … Read more