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Opinion: Warriors make NBA boring

Opinion: Warriors make NBA boring

May 24, 2019

With the Golden State Warriors completing their sweep of the Portland Trailblazers on Monday night, the NBA trophy is looking like it going to be coming back to the bay for the fourth time in five years. Exciting, right? Not really. The Warriors are fun to watch, don't get me wrong, and I have been raised since birth to love them as my team. But come on you guys, this is getting old. And they're going to win again. Even if Kevin Durant and DeMarcus Cousins do not make a return to the court, the 2015 version of the Warriors that we are seeing right now is the hottest team in the NBA. Stephen Curry is playing his best basketball without Durant to pass the ball to. In the Warriors' last 32 games without Durant, Steph has averaged nearly 30 points, 6.6 assists, and has shot the three at 42%.  Another man that seems to be on a tear right now is Draymond Green. Entering the finals, Green is coming off one of the best playoff series of his career. Green nearly averaged a triple-double against the Blazers, with 16.5 PPG, 11.8 RPG, and 8.8 APG. With the guaranteed return of Andre Iguodala (who missed game four against the Trailblazers due to a calf strain) to guard either Toronto's Kawhi Leonard or Milwaukee's Giannis Antetokounmpo, the r...

Sports Commentary: Zion Williamson’s shoe tears down the unfair requirements of the NBA Draft

Sports Commentary: Zion Williamson’s shoe tears down the unfair requirements of the NBA Draft

March 5, 2019

It is Duke basketball’s most hyped game of the season. They are taking on University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, their biggest rival, at home. Spectators flock the...

Mamba out: this night will live on in history

Mamba out: this night will live on in history

April 15, 2016

The night of April 13 was one that will live on forever in the basketball world. Two historical events occurred in one night: Kobe Bryant's last game, and the Golden State Warriors'...

Golden State Warriors: Can they beat the record?

Golden State Warriors: Can they beat the record?

March 28, 2016

To say the Golden State Warriors are having a good season would be an understatement. For the second year in a row, the Warriors are the team to beat with a stellar record....

The struggle of staying involved while injured

The struggle of staying involved while injured

September 30, 2015

Going to see three different specialists, fracturing three bones, and the worst part, waiting. As the team continues with their season, all you can do is wait. Wait to get healthy and in shape t...

Basketball advances during the off season

Basketball advances during the off season

August 25, 2015

The 2015-2016 NBA season is already on its way, with teams making off season moves and getting young prospects looking to do big things from the draft. First up, the draft class...

What the Warriors need to do

What the Warriors need to do

May 14, 2015

It appears to be to locked in. The Golden State Warriors closed out game five in a 98-78 victory on May 13, leading the series 3-2. Even though Memphis Grizzlies' top defender...

Pacquiao vs. Mayweather: more than just a fight

Pacquiao vs. Mayweather: more than just a fight

April 29, 2015

The highly publicized Floyd Mayweather Jr. versus Manny Pacquiao fight is finally happening on Saturday, May 2. People have been wanting to see this fight since 2009, and now i...

NBA playoffs — the breakdown

NBA playoffs — the breakdown

April 9, 2015

The 2014-15 professional basketball season is coming to an end, which starts the always exciting postseason. Well, for the West Coast at least. The West is filled with many...

March Madness holds endless surprises

March Madness holds endless surprises

March 26, 2015

One thing I admire about college basketball is that there's never a game that doesn't make you jump out your seat. When March Madness comes around, all the teams have the opportunity...

The off season: trades, free agents, and trades

The off season: trades, free agents, and trades

March 11, 2015

The end of the 2014-15 NFL season led to the start of off season transactions. Several shockers took place already, such as LeSean McCoy. The Philadelphia Eagles traded...

End of the road for Derrick Rose

End of the road for Derrick Rose

February 25, 2015

Not once, not twice, but for the third time, Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose suffered a season ending injury. Rose reported early on Tuesday, Feb. 24 that he had right knee...

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