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Matt Barnes “Trying To Kill” Sacramento Kings In Reunion With Former Teams

Dylan Mitchell

 

March 25, 2017

 

Hoops Nation, NBA

Friday night, the Sacramento Kings (27-44) travel to Oracle Arena to face the Golden State Warriors (57-14) in a game where current Warriors forward, Matt Barnes, faces his old team. When Barnes faces his forme…

Should NBA Shorten Season To Decrease Problem Of Resting Players?

Jasmine Brown

 

March 24, 2017

 

Hoops Nation, NBA

In the beginning of a college semester, the professor hands out their syllabi to their students. On most if not all campuses, the standard number of classes one can miss is three or four. Most students already …

Georgetown Considering Patrick Ewing For Head Coaching Job

James Cragg

 

March 24, 2017

 

Hoops Nation, NBA, NCAAM

The Georgetown Hoyas are reportedly considering their most famous and decorated basketball alumnus Patrick Ewing for their head coaching vacancy, as per Adrian Wojnarowski of the Vertical. Sources on @TheVer…

 

Paul Millsap Plans To Test Free Agency This Summer

James Cragg

 

March 24, 2017

 

Hoops Nation, NBA

Atlanta Hawks veteran Paul Millsap is reportedly considering opting out of his contract, and will test the free agency market in the summer, per ESPN’s Adam Schefter via Twitter. Hawks F Paul Millsap expecte…

 

Sweet Sixteen Preview: (11)Xavier (2)Arizona

Anthony Gonzales

 

March 23, 2017

 

Hoops Nation

Xavier University, the lowest seed left in the NCAA “March Madness” tournament, will be playing against the University of Arizona. This will be the second time in three years these teams will face off in the Sw…

 

Joel Embiid To Undergo Surgery On Left Knee

James Cragg

 

March 23, 2017

 

Hoops Nation, NBA

Philadelphia 76ers rookie sensation Joel Embiid will undergo surgery on a torn meniscus in his left knee, the team confirmed via twitter on Wednesday. Update: Embiid to undergo surgery on meniscus in left k…

 

Gary Harris Has Been Playing Tremendously with Denver

George Middleton

 

March 23, 2017

 

Hoops Nation

The Denver Nuggets have been a pleasant surprise this season. Denver is currently 34-37, and have a strong shot at making the playoffs for the first time since 2013. However, in order for that to happen the Nug…

 

“Too Young” Excuse is Getting Old in Minnesota

Temi Okulate

 

March 23, 2017

 

Hoops Nation

The Minnesota Timberwolves lost their 4th straight game on Tuesday night by giving up another double-digit lead to the San Antonio Spurs. That marks the 18th time they have lost when winning by ten or more poin…

 

Khris Middleton Is Saving Milwaukee’s Season

George Middleton

 

March 23, 2017

 

Hoops Nation

The Milwaukee Bucks were supposed to be a dangerous team in the Eastern Conference this season. A left hamstring injury to leading scorer Khris Middleton in the preseason ruined their hopes, for what could’ve b…

 

Why Dwyane Wade Should Return To Miami This Offseason

Jack Doran

 

March 22, 2017

 

Hoops Nation, NBA

This has been a horrific season for Dwyane Wade. After leaving the Heat due to frustrating contract negotiations with Pat Riley, he has struggled to fit in with the Bulls lineup. Even worse, he has already crea…