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NBA Point Guards Ranked (2018)

Check out my list of the leagues top Point Guards heading into the 2018-19 season! The players below are ranked according to the following skills-sets: Scoring Rebounding Passing Defense Turnover Differential Honorable Mention Derrick Rose (Minnesota Timberwolves) JJ Barea (Dallas Mavericks) Terry Rozier (Boston Celtics) Marcus Smart (Boston Celtics) DeAaron Fox (Sacramento Kings) Ish Smith […]

Pressure Squarly On Celtics Shoulders

Yes, you read that right. When game five of the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals tips off at 8pm in Boston, the pressure is on the Celtics to end it tonight at home rather than come back to Philly for a game six on Friday. The Sixers, who have been Vegas favorites in every game this series, […]

For Sixers Game 1 Not Their Norm

Forget what happened Monday night. It’s unfortunate, however, it’s not likely to continue. That’s good news for the Sixers heading into Game 2 of their Eastern Conference Semi-Final Series Thursday night in Boston. Monday night was the perfect storm of bad for the Sixers – 6 days off, a team that relies on the three […]

NBA Playoffs scores, highlights: Thunder stay alive, Rockets advance and Cavs, Raps take leads

Another round of Game 5s was on the docket on this beautiful NBA Wednesday. And it didn’t disappoint. In the first one, the Raptors picked up a crucial win over the Wizards in Toronto to take a 3-2 series lead. It was a battle of the backcourts, as John Wall and Bradley Beal combined for 46 points for Washington, while DeMar […]

Philadelphia 76ers – Record Losing

Tomorrow night, the 76ers will host the Miami Heat in their first playoff game in about 2100 days. Yes, that was not a misprint. Its been 6 years since the 76ers have been in the playoffs, last seen losing to the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals. Since then, its been nothing but losing, […]

Blazers clinch playoff spot, then beat Grizzlies 113-98

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The celebration in the Trail Blazers’ locker room after making the playoffs for the fifth straight season was one of relief more than excitement. First goal accomplished. Now Portland heads out on the road with more work to do. “We’re just looking to stay sharp, keep doing the things that’s allowed […]

For Sixers Playoff Berth Is First Step

When the Sixers take the court at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia Saturday night against Minnesota , they have an opportunity to clinch their first playoff berth in 6 years. Currently the fourth seed, the Sixers are just 1.5 games behind Cleveland for the third seed in the Eastern Conference. Yes, what former GM Sam […]

For Derrick Rose, what’s old is new again. Rose has signed with the Minnesota Timberwolves, reuniting the 2011 NBA MVP with three mainstays from his days in Chicago: coach Tom Thibodeau and teammates Jimmy Butler and Taj Gibson. The Timberwolves did not release contract terms, but a person familiar with the situation told The Associated […]

76ers Make Statement With Huge Road Win

After losing two games in a row to Washington and Miami, the 76ers went into Cleveland and showed the Cavs fans just what the Ben and JoJo show was all about. The result was an impressive 108-97 win on the road against a top NBA team in the King James led Cavaliers, beating them for […]

The All Pro Nation Radio Network Is HERE…

Dear All Pro Nation Fans, Today we are excited to announce the launch of a new project by All Pro Nation. This new platform will be called “The All Pro Nation Radio Network.” We are constantly looking at ways to make our fan experience more enjoyable and we feel like The APN Radio Network will […]

Report: Kawhi Leonard Choosing Not to Return to Active Roster from Quad Injury

Although he has received medical clearance to return to the court, San Antonio Spurs star Kawhi Leonard is instead opting to continue his recovery from the right quadriceps tendinopathy that has cost him most of the 2017-18 NBA season. According to ESPN.com’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Leonard only will play if “he has decided he can manage the pain of the injury.” Wojnarowski’s report came the same […]

LaVar Ball To Lakers: My Two Younger Sons Join The Team Or Lonzo Walks

Basketball patriarch LaVar Ball might be thousands of miles away from Los Angeles, but he’s still firing away at the franchise. Ball issued an ultimatum to the team today through the Lithuanian press: His son, rookie point guard Lonzo Ball, will walk away from the team when he’s eligible for free agency unless brothers LiAngelo and LaMelo join […]