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Kerr Spurns Knicks; Accepts Offer From Warriors

Former Chicago Bull, and now first time coach Steve Kerr had recently been heavily tipped to join his old coach Phil Jackson at the New York Knicks in a head coaching role, however this morning it was reported by TNT’s David Aldridge that Kerr had accepted a much more attractive offer from the Golden State […]

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Why Mark Jackson’s Firing Is Completely Understandable – @Ryan Oak

The Golden State Warriors fired coach Mark Jackson on Monday; one day after the team was eliminated from the playoffs, losing in the first round in a seven-game classic to the Los Angeles Clippers. Almost immediately there was an outcry, with many pundits believing it was an extremely harsh decision, considering the success Jackson had […]

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Warriors Fire Mark Jackson; Issue Statement

The Warriors and Mark Jackson met this morning following the team’s first round loss to the Clippers on Sunday, resulting in the firing of the third year coach. Jackson, who had one year remaining on his deal, was sent packing by the team after failing to meet their expectations this past season. However, the former […]

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The Underdogs (Clippers V Warriors)

The Playoffs are here and it is easily the best part of any NBA Season. It has highs and lows, ups and downs and sometimes the underdog gets their time to shine against the best in the league. Thus far in the Playoffs we’ve seen some upsets and they always make for interesting viewing. Sometimes […]

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Early Under/Over-Rated Season Predictions Answered – @RyanOak

Which teams ended up being over, under or properly rated in 2013/14? In the pre-season I wrote two articles in which I outlined which five teams I thought were over and underrated, respectively, heading into the 2013/14 NBA season. Though you always expect to end up with egg on your face making such public predictions, […]

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2014 NBA Playoff Race

  With the 2013-14 NBA regular season coming to a close there are still a number of playoff spots up for grabs. Let’s take a look at the run home for those still with a shot at a post-season berth in both the Eastern and Western Conferences. Eastern Conference There are five teams who have […]

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Coach-of-the-year award wide, wide open

When it comes to voting for the 2013-14 NBA Coach of the Year, I wish those ‘fortunate’ enough to be asked to fill out a ballot all the very best of luck. Always a hotly contested award, this season has an even deeper field of worthy recipients, for which I personally struggle to nominate the […]

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Old Scores, New Glories

So last week I wrote over 6000 words for NBA Nation Australia’s Weekly Hoop Scoop piece and while it wasn’t a problem to do, it was very time consuming. With that in mind, I’ve decided to change up the weekly recap to a more streamlined one. There will be a highs and lows for each […]

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Weekly Hoop Scoop #2

So last week’s edition of the weekly hoop scoop was M.I.A due to some much deserved, OK, maybe just needed, holiday time for myself and now that I’m back in the realm of weekly drudgery, a few kilos heavier and with an even bigger drinking habit than before I left, I felt it was time to get back […]

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Weekly Hoop Scoop

It’s finally here! After months of whinging and whining about a lack of basketball, hoops junkies everywhere are getting their proverbial fix this week and what a start to the NBA season we’ve had so far. I’d been thinking about doing a weekly recap of NBA news for quite some time now and between work, […]

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