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Ranking the no. 2 overall NBA draft picks of the 2000s

Kevin Durant is by far the best No. 2 overallpick in the 2000sThe 2000s were an interesting time for the NBA Draft.  It was the time when we saw the first (and as of now only) set of high schoolers selected with the top overall pick.  We also saw several foreign only players taken with the first overall selection.  We saw the one-and-done implemented as well as the D-League created...
Via Sportz Assassin
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

All 5 ESPN Experts Picked Mich St. to Win Tourney

Another Selection Sunday has come and gone. We hope your team made it in with the seed they deserved for a change. If your team is on the wrong side of the bubble, we hope you have another team to latch on to through April for your bracket pool. If you want to root for the team that is going to win it all, start ordering that Spartan gear now, because every single ESPN expert picked...
Via The AP Party
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

All 5 ESPN experts picked Michigan State to win the NCAA Tournament

Another Selection Sunday has come and gone. We hope your team made it in with the seed they deserved for a change. If your team is on the wrong side of the bubble, we hope you have another team to latch on to through April for your bracket pool. If you want to root for the team that is going to win it all, start ordering that Spartan gear now, because every single ESPN expert picked...
Via Awful Announcing
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: All 5 ESPN Analysts Pick No. 4 Seed Michigan State To Win NCAA Title

Well, Michigan State fans – I’m not sure if this is just an early coronation or the kiss of death. On ESPN’s NCAA Tournament special, aired just after the official 68-team bracket was announced on CBS, all five ESPN college basketball analysts picked the Spartans to win. No, not their first round matchup with Delaware, we’re talking the entire thing.  Seth Greenberg, Jay...
Via College Spun
March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

A Brief History of the NBA’s Worst Teams and Their Drafts

This year the two worst teams in the NBA are the Milkwaukee Bucks and Philadelphia 76ers. But when looking up some bad teams and their consequential draft-picks (h/t Josh Wright @bluetwenty2), I decided to look at the two worst teams of each year and see if the tanking, whether intentional or not, was worth it for them. 1997-98 Denver Nuggets – 11-71 Toronto Raptors – 16-66 The...
Via TornBySports
March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Five Famous NBA Draft Busts: Where Are They Now?

The draft can be one tricky system. It can work out for you but then again, it couldn’t. Every team in the sports industry as well as their fans hope for the best. However, these particular ten men were drafted and high expectations were expected for them. They did not live up to the potential that they have worked so hard to attain in college. They failed to bring that grand talent...
Via Pass The Pill
February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Playoffs a wise push for Cavaliers

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- People who say the Cavaliers shouldnt make the playoffs apparently think Kyrie Irving and Tristan Thompson, over even Alonzo Gee, will never get any better. They think the lottery is the ticket to greatness -- and in some cases, they might be right. But they might be wrong, too. Ever hear of Kwame Brown, Greg Oden, DeSagana Diop, Hasheem Thabeet or Jay Williams...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 12, 2012  |  Discuss
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