NBA champion admits being under pressure for defending their title, says team chemistry and talent is key to win

NBA champion admits being under pressure for defending their title, says team chemistry and talent is key to win

After a brief stint at the bottom of the standings, the Golden State Warriors were back in the NBA Finals last season. Led by an incredible run from Stephen Curry, they were able to overcome the Boston Celtics and cement themselves in NBA history as a dynasty. While their core is getting up there in … Read more

“They were barnburners, it was a battle” – NBA analyst believes Pelicans could win games if the team can adjust to Zion Williamson’s game

Since being drafted, Zion Williamson has continued to be somewhat of a mythical figure in the NBA. The former top overall pick entered the league with more media attention than most. Although injuries have plagued him throughout his first three seasons, hopes have remained high that a healthy Williamson will dominate the league. The way … Read more

Boucher’s goal is consistency this NBA season

VICTORIA – Toronto Raptors coach Nick Nurse says Chris Boucher is one of the NBA’s most unique players. He can sprint out to block three-point shots, stretching his seven-foot-four wingspan like Inspector Gadget to send the ball sailing into the stands. He can fly to the rim and score on tip-in dunks. “We, the coaching … Read more

“I’mma blame a few people…I think Steve was a big culprit”

The Golden State Warriors are hoping to defend their title in the upcoming season. Steph Curry, Draymond Green and Klay Thompson will get another friendly face back in the locker room. After a long wait, Andre Iguodala finally announced that he will be returning for his 19th season. The Warriors remained adamant that they would … Read more

NBA Owners Want Tighter Luxury Tax Line In New CBA

DALLAS, TEXAS – JANUARY 05: NBA Commissioner Adam Silver participates in a ceremony honoring former … [+] plater Dirk Nowitzki and retiring his No. 41 jersey at American Airlines Center on January 05, 2022 in Dallas, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is … Read more

Top 5 NBA Players Heading Into The 2022-23 Season

There has never been a better time to be an NBA fan. Over the last couple of seasons, the league has experienced tremendous parity. Teams that never competed for championships before are now seen as viable contenders. In 2021, we saw the Milwaukee Bucks and Phoenix Suns climb their way out of irrelevancy and make … Read more

Luka Doncic Top Pick To Build Around; LaMelo Ball Falls

In January of 2022, HoopsHype polled 15 NBA executives and asked them to rank their top five players under 25 years old by the start of the NBA season to build around. We have repeated the exercise ahead of the 2022-23 season. Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic was the unanimous first choice among the NBA … Read more

What is NBA 2K23 Michael Jordan edition? Outlining possible differences between the basic version and the MJ edition

NBA 2K23, the latest installment of the NBA 2K video game series, was officially released worldwide on September 9th. The new game has several different editions to choose from; including the WNBA edition, Championship edition, Digital Deluxe edition and Dreamer edition. But the version of the game that has caught most people’s attention is the … Read more

What have Kyrie Irving’s NBA 2K ratings been over the years?

Kyrie Irving is one of the most exciting players to play with in NBA 2K, but his latest rating in NBA 2K23 isn’t his best. He has developed a reputation for missing more games than he has played, and his rating has inevitably taken a hit. He is currently rated 89 in NBA 2K23, a … Read more

“Brooklyn Nets could easily be in the NBA Finals this upcoming season” – Stephen A. believes the Nets could emerge atop their conference, says only Bucks and Celtics could present challenges

The Brooklyn Nets have found themselves as the talk of the basketball world over the last year, and not necessarily for all the right reasons. But ESPN analyst Stephen A. Smith said Brooklyn could be a championship contender this season. Brooklyn still has one of the NBA’s most fascinating rosters. If the Nets can get … Read more