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Hey everyone! Going forward, the vast majority of our content will be located over at The Comeback’s NBA hub as we look to consolidate all of our sport-specific sites under one banner. Our Twitter page is now located at @TheComebackNBA, and our Facebook page will be following soon thereafter. Thanks for your support of Crossover Chronicles over the years, and we look forward to...
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April 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Should Joel Embiid Win Rookie Of The Year?

If I asked you, “Who should win the NBA rookie of the year award for the 2016-17 season?” 99% of you would say Joel Embiid. My first thought when I was asked this question, was of course, Joel Embiid. Embiid captivated the basketball world with his phenomenal on the court play, his off the court stories, and his personality, which seemed to be featured on ESPN every time he played...
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March 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Nets And Nuggets Linked to International Star Teodosic

Milos Teodosic is widely known as the best player in the world, not currently in the NBA. Teodosic plays for CSKA Moscow and his native Serbia. In the past year, Teodosic helped lead his club team the Euroleague final, and helped lead Serbia to a silver medal in the Olympics. Teodosic is a free agent at the end of the season, and will be looking to come across the pond. According...
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February 27, 2017  |  Discuss

Bulls Pushing for Jahlil Okafor

It’s no secret that the Philadelphia 76ers are trying to get rid of Jahlil Okafor. With a logjam in the frontcourt, there simply isn’t space for Okafor on the 76ers. Between Embiid exceeding all expectations, and Noel playing well and devloping, Okafor is the man getting the boot. There’s many possible suitors for Okafor, but none have been pursuing him as hard as the Chicago...
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February 22, 2017  |  Discuss

7 Great Motivational Quotes by NBA Superstars

The National Basketball Association is one of the world’s most popular sports leagues. NBA players are stars, the best among them are great leaders and the league’s champions often become inspirational heroes. Over the years, many of those who have risen to the top of the basketball world have had hot and cold relationships with media. Yet those relationships have managed to...
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February 09, 2017  |  Discuss

Seth Curry, Yogi Ferrell has the Mavericks thinking playoffs

This season started off rough for the Dallas Mavericks. They had a record of 4-17 through the first 21 games and were without their superstar forward Dirk Nowitzki, who was battling a strained Achilles. Without Nowitzki, free agent acquisition Harrison Barnes had to step up in his place. Barnes admirably held his own, averaging 20.5 points, 5.5 rebounds, and 1.3 assists in 36.5...
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February 06, 2017  |  Discuss

Devin Booker scorches Bucks for 27 points in second quarter; Suns still lose game

On Saturday night, Devin Booker had a quarter to remember. In the last 7:14 of the second quarter, Booker caught fire on torched the Milwaukee Bucks. Booker went 9 for 11 from the field and hit all 5 of his three-point attempts. In total, Booker threw down 27 points in the second quarter. Unfortunately for the Suns, this almost record-breaking quarter still wasn’t enough as the...
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February 05, 2017  |  Discuss

Watch: Tim Hardaway Jr flushes Rockets with huge dunk in comeback win

Tim Hardaway Jr led the Atlanta Hawks back in the 4th quarter on Thursday night against Houston as he caught fire and scored 23 of his career high 33 in the fourth quarter. The Hawks and Hardaway were down by as many as 20 points late in the game before Hardaway took over. Check out this slam as Hardaway throws it down in traffic….. Dwight Howard added 24 points and 23 rebounds...
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February 02, 2017  |  Discuss

Watch: Robert Covington hits game winning alley-oop lay-in

First, Ricky Rubio hits a three pointer for the Minnesota Timberwoves to tie the game up 91-91 with less than two seconds left. Then, the Philadelphia 76ers come up with a fantastic in-bounds play as they find Robert Covington cutting to the basket. Covington makes a very athletic play and hits the alley-oop lay-up as time expires to give the 76ers their 9th win of the season. The...
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January 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Zach LaVine is developing into a polished scoring threat for Minnesota

Throughout his short NBA career, Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Zach LaVine has been known for one thing: his high-flying dunks. Ever since his days at UCLA, all people could talk about was his athleticism and high-flying acrobatics. However, its only for so long you can hold that moniker until people wonder if that is all you can do? This season, LaVine has answered that question...
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December 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook records another triple-double, leads Thunder to second-straight victory

The 2016 NBA season should be officially known as the Russell Westbrook Revenge Tour. The Oklahoma City Thunder point guard has taken no prisoners this season as he has shown the entire league that this is his team and that he does not need Kevin Durant. Without Durant this season, Westbrook has taken his game to new heights, becoming a triple-double machine on a nightly basis. On...
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December 24, 2016  |  Discuss

It Was Only a Matter of Time Until Rakeem Christmas Got His Own Christmas Themed Commercial

Former Syracuse basketball and current NBA Indian Pacer Rakeem Christmas finally landed his own Christmas themed commercial. It’s so obviously fitting that it’s almost surprising it took this long for him to finally land a Christmas commercial gig. While he hasn’t exactly been tearing it up on the hardwood with only 15 combined minutes in 3 appearances, he can be found solving...
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December 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Watch: Houston Rockets break record with 24 three pointers in single game

On Friday night the Rockets moved to 20-7 on the season with a 122-100 win over New Orleans. They also set an NBA record by hitting 24 three pointers. Here’s a look at all 24 of those three point shots….. Eric Gordon had 7, James Harden followed with 6 and Trevor Ariza nailed 5 as the Rockets rolled into the history books. The post Watch: Houston Rockets break record with 24...
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December 17, 2016  |  Discuss

4 Young NBA Big Men Changing The Game In 2017

As the NBA moves towards the three-point arc, the young big men of the NBA have adapted small ball skills to keep up with the latest evolution of the association. There was a time when Shaq appeared to be the epitome of the big man, an idea which now seems quaint. His dominance during the 90’s and early 2000’s was unquestionable, but his complete lack of shooting simply doesn’t...
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December 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Lou Williams continues to shoulder the offensive workload for Lakers

This week, has been an amazing week of basketball for Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Lou Williams. Williams, who is the Lakers’ sixth man coming off the bench, has been tasked with the duty of shouldering the offensive workload for a team without Jose Caledron, D’Angelo Russell, and Nick Young. Without Russell, the Lakers are missing 16.1 points, 4.8 assists, and 3.4 rebounds...
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December 10, 2016  |  Discuss

The Toronto Raptors Are Coming

In the present day NBA, there’s only a handful of teams that most general NBA fans would consider contenders. Most of those teams are in the Western Conference. Out west there are the Golden State Warriors, San Antonio Spurs, and Los Angeles Clippers. That leaves the only true contender in the East to be the Cleveland Cavaliers. The second tier teams in the Eastern Conference are...
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December 08, 2016  |  Discuss

NBA Trade Rumors: Possible Destinations for Nerlens Noel

Although typically NBA trade rumors heat up after Christmas due to the February 23 trade deadline, there have been many rumors involving Nerlens Noel and the Philadelphia 76ers wish to move him. The Noel rumors have been going on for years now. Ever since the Sixers drafted big man Joel Embiid, rumors have been pouring in surrounding Noel. Between Embiid, Okafor, and Noel, there...
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December 06, 2016  |  Discuss

NBA Updates: Latest News From Around The League 12/5/16

There are many stories swirling around the NBA right now, even though we’re in the middle of the season, which is when usually the stories tend to wind down. From suspensions to trade rumors, here are the following are your updated NBA stories from around the league as of Monday the fifth: Rajon Rondo has been suspended by the Chicago Bulls for one game for “conduct detrimental...
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December 05, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jonathon Simmons throws down sick alley-oop on in-bounds play

Check out this picture perfect passing by the San Antonio Spurs on an in-bounds play as Jonathon Simmons gets up and throws down an awesome one-handed alley-oop slam….. Whoa #NBAVine #GoSpursGo https://t.co/6kdgAz9OCt — NBA (@NBA) December 6, 2016
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December 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Watch: Norman Powell throws down monster break-away dunk

Check out this big time dunk by Toronto Raptors guard Norman Powell as the Raptors have jumped out to a 20 point lead on the Los Angeles Lakers in the third quarter of Friday nights game….. Powell gets way, way, way up for #WeTheNorth! #NBAVine https://t.co/oGtrGg4MOI — NBA (@NBA) December 3, 2016 The post Watch: Norman Powell throws down monster break-away dunk appeared first...
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December 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Nikola Vucevic Unhappy with Being Benched by Frank Vogel

Nikola Vucevic has been considered the face of the Orlando Magic franchise for a couple years now and one of the most underrated big men in the league. He was expected to have a huge season under new head coach Frank Vogel this year. Unfortunately, that hasn’t been what has transpired thus far. According to a report, Vucevic is unhappy that Vogel moved him to the bench this early...
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November 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Watch: Goran Dragic hits Hassan Whiteside for awesome alley-oop

Check out this fantastic play by Goran Dragic as he draws the defense in and then sets up Hassan Whiteside, who then throws down a thunderous alley-oop dunk against the Boston Celtics on Monday evening….. Dragic finds Whiteside for the Alley-Oop on @NBATV! #NBARapidReplay https://t.co/1IgglkJ0Ju — NBA (@NBA) November 29, 2016 The post Watch: Goran Dragic hits Hassan Whiteside...
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November 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard makes the Hawks a legitimate contender

Dwight Howard was signed by the Atlanta Hawks in free agency this past offseason. It was a move that many questioned, especially given the attitude issues that he had with the Houston Rockets. Atlanta’s offseason didn’t go nearly according to plan. The Hawks were hoping to re-sign star big man Al Horford, but seeing him sign with the Boston Celtics ended that hope. Signing Howard...
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November 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook Dominates Lakers to Boost MVP Resume

Russell Westbrook decided to stay with the Oklahoma City Thunder long-term and prove that he is capable of leading them to a big season without Kevin Durant. He has been able to produce huge numbers, while also leading the Thunder to some big wins. Unfortunately, some tough losses have also come Oklahoma City’s way early this season. Last night against the Los Angeles Lakers, Westbrook...
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November 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Kristaps Porzingis Continues Growing Into Superstar for New York Knicks

Kristaps Porzingis was selected with the No. 4 overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. It was a move that made many New York Knicks fans scratch their heads and some went farther with their unhappiness with the pick. Most of those fans have now been won over by the 7-foot-3 big man and are happy with the pick. Throughout the course of the 2016-17 NBA thus far, Porzingis has averaged...
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November 23, 2016  |  Discuss
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