Julius Randle is on the cusp of stardom.

6’9 250 pounds of brute force with ball-handling ability and a motor on both I see only a handful which include Draymmond Green and Russell Westbrook. Julius Randle came into the NBA as a prospect who lacked a perimeter jumper but was lethal due to his ability to handle the ball as a big man and serve as a play-maker, not to Continue reading “Julius Randle is on the cusp of stardom.”

Ben Simmons won’t be great if he focuses on stats.

Ben Simmons is 6-10 230 pounds and combines athleticism with an ahead of the curve NBA body. His transition to the NBA is similar to Blake Griffin who nursed an injury his rookie season but exploded onto the NBA scene with the Clippers and averaged 20 points per game his first season.

Ben Simmons is currently averaging 17 ppg to go with 9 rpg and close to 8 assists per contest, those are Continue reading “Ben Simmons won’t be great if he focuses on stats.”

Michael Beasley belongs on the Knicks.

Michael Beasley has been a journeyman most of his career, playing with the Suns,Timberwolves,Rockets,Bucks, and Heat. Now he finds himself on a 1 year contract with the New York Knicks in a place where this is a season for Beasley to shows he has matured and has put it all together. Beasley was Continue reading “Michael Beasley belongs on the Knicks.”

Cedi Osman might make Lebron’s exit smoother.

Cedi Osman was drafted by the Minnesota Timberwolves in the 2015 NBA draft 31st overall and traded in exchange for draft rights to Tyus Jones. He is a combo small-forward/shooting guard who is only 22 years old but has a fearless mentality towards the game. Lebron is the Cavaliers’s franchise player but Continue reading “Cedi Osman might make Lebron’s exit smoother.”

Lebron James needs to change to beat the Warriors.

I’ve always been a huge fan of Lebron James, easily the most athletic basketball player I have ever witnessed with my two eyes. Lebron James will break the record books by the time he retires and build up a resume only Michael Jordan and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar could rival, but will he be seen as Continue reading “Lebron James needs to change to beat the Warriors.”

Can Anthony Davis and Demarcus Cousins shock the NBA world?

I was thinking of just how dominant of a player Anthony Davis was at Kentucky under head coach John Calipari and I would like to believe he has what it takes to shock the NBA world and possibly win the NBA title this season.

The Pelicans have somewhat struggled to put the necessary roster around Anthony Davis for Continue reading “Can Anthony Davis and Demarcus Cousins shock the NBA world?”

Kris Dunn is bringing excitement back to Chicago.

Nothing against Tom Thibodeau who is one of the most respected coaches in the game of basketball but he never gave Dunn the chance he deserved in his short-lived tenure with the Minnesota Timberwolves.

Fred Hoiberg has put the point guard role in Dunn’s hands and he is Continue reading “Kris Dunn is bringing excitement back to Chicago.”