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    Ranking the NBA Season’s Biggest Surprises

    6. The dominant Atlanta HawksIt’s not that nobody saw the Hawks coming. They were a tough out last year, pushing the then-heavyweight Indiana Pacers to seven games in an arduous first-round...

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    Ranking the NBA's Most Underrated Players

    “Underrated” means a lot of things to a lot of people, but this is a collection of men who simply don’t get mentioned nearly enough. While players like Marc Gasol, John Wall,...

  • Ranking the NBA’s Most Exciting Rookies

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    Ranking the NBA’s Most Exciting Rookies

    Making an impression as an NBA rookie is a tall task. The game gets considerably more complicated when you make the jump from college to the pros, and most first-year players — even if they...

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    Ranking the NBA’s Best Undersized Players

    Folk heroes in basketball almost always come in tiny packages. There’s nothing more thrilling to the common viewer than watching a veritable David rise up in a league full of Goliaths. Winning...

  • Ranking the NBA’s Best Modern Big Men

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    Ranking the NBA’s Best Modern Big Men

    Being bulky in the NBA has taken a much different look in recent years. New defensive rules and evolving basketball bodies mean that a center or power forward can no longer quite take permanent...

  • Ranking the NBA’s Biggest Trash Talkers

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    Ranking the NBA’s Biggest Trash Talkers

    A list of the NBA’s best trash talkers might also read as “the game’s most old-school dudes.” In our modern, hyper-aware media era, such behavior can quickly become public...

  • Ranking the NBA’s Best Sixth Man

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    Ranking the NBA’s Best Sixth Man

    Having a strong starting lineup simply isn’t enough in the NBA. Teams like the Indiana Pacers and Portland Trail Blazers prove that, today, a front five with great chemistry and well-defined...

  • Derrick Rose’s Injury Concerns Continue

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    Derrick Rose’s Injury Concerns Continue

    The Cleveland Cavaliers look rocky right now. But unless the Lord has reached into this roster’s mostly young bodies and snatched the immense talent out of them, LeBron James and Co. won...

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    The Houston Rockets Are Proving Everyone Wrong

    It was not a nice summer for the Houston Rockets, and their celebrity general manager Daryl Morey. After Chris Bosh spurned ongoing talks with Houston to return to the Miami Heat on a deal worth...

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    Sacramento Kings and Denver Nuggets Collaborate on Hilarious Triple-Flop

    If you’ve never seen the end of William Shakespeare’s Hamlet, in which nearly all of the characters die at once, here’s DeMarcus Cousins, Kenneth Faried and Rudy Gay performing it...