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NBA Nation Australia’s Roundtable Featuring Adam Howes, Tom Read and NBA Slander – April 2014

It’s been a long time coming, but NBA Nation Australia’s Roundtable is finally back, and with the 2014 Playoffs just around the corner, there are are a multitude of topics that ache for discussion. From the rise, and subsequent demise of the Indiana Pacers, to an unbelievably close race for the MVP crown, this NBA […]

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The Best of the All-Stars

There you have it. All-Star Weekend done and dusted for another year. It had its highs. It had its lows. And the less said about the Dunk Contest the better. So here’s what I’ve done. I’m going to give you my All-Time, All-Star 5. Forget about who has played the most games or has the […]

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NBA All Star Weekend Recap

New Orleans played host to this years All Star weekend, which turned out to be a weekend of highs and lows. The All Star game itself played out just as it always has, a high scoring affair until the final quarter, when it became a real battle to decide who the winner was but the […]

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Kevin Durant – By the Numbers

  Kevin Durant continued his unbelievable run of big scoring games this season when he scored 41 points against the New York Knicks in a 112-100 victory for the Oklahoma City Thunder today. The Thunder were in the driver’s seat for most of the contest and not only did Durant notch up another 40 point […]

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Finally, a legitimate NBA MVP debate – @RyanOak

After a number of seasons of forced and artificial debate over which NBA star is the Most Valuable Player, the 2013/14 season has finally provided us with a race worthy of heated discussion. In recent times, LeBron James has had a mortgage on the prestigious award. Over the past five seasons, ‘The King’ has taken […]

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2014 NBA All Star Starters Announced

The All Star Weekend is right around the corner, and the fan-voted East and West teams are in, with some surprising inclusions on both sides. While the benches have not yet been announced, we can now reveal the starting five for both teams.  Western Conference All Star Starters: Kobe Bryant – Guard, LA Lakers Stephen […]

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Melo to the Lakers is a terrible plan

There have been many reports of late that New York Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony may be playing in the famous purple and gold strip of the Los Angeles Lakers next season, teaming up with fellow superstar Kobe Bryant. As a basketball fan, such a move would be fascinating. As a Lakers fan, I am completely […]

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Stop with the Comparisons!

Jordan, Kobe, Lebron. Lebron, Jordan, Kobe. Kobe, Lebron, Jordan. When will it stop? Why does there need to be such a constant comparison between the three? They are three of the best to ever grace the game. Each has brought something different to the court. You could even say that each has revolutionised how the […]

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Why The NBA Is Now A Small Man’s Game

The NBA is now a small man’s game. In the 90s, the NBA was known as a big man’s league. With superstars like Shaquille O’Neal, Hakeem Olajuwon, Patrick Ewing, David Robinson and Alonzo Mourning roaming the paint, the prevailing thought was that if you didn’t have a dominant – or at the very least, a […]

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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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