Faceketball, Because Jimmy Fallon is Awesome

Jimmy Fallon is one of the best late-night talk show hosts and this is a prime example why.

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Wait ‘Til Next Year | Cleveland Cavaliers

Once LeBron James signed with the Cleveland Cavaliers in the off-season I think most of us, if not all, expected a trip to the NBA Finals. Even before they traded Andrew Wiggins for Kevin Love.

And even when Kevin Love suffered a dislocated shoulder in the first round against the Boston Celtics and Kyrie Irving only looked as if he was maybe 60-percent of himself, most of us still expected the Cavaliers to represent the east in late June.

From an injury standpoint, luck was on Cleveland’s side during the regular season with the exception of Anderson Varejao who only played 26 games due to a torn Achilles. But that luck clearly ran out in the playoffs Continue reading

Kyrie Irving Out 3-4 Months

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An MRI on Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving Friday revealed a fractured left kneecap and is expected to miss a minimum of 3-4 months after he undergoes surgery in the near future according to ESPN’s Marc Stein.

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Six Fouls Podcast | LeBron still has to pass Kobe and Tim Duncan before being mentioned with Michael Jordan

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The Six Fouls crew alks about the legacy of LeBron James and where he stacks up against Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan and Michael Jordan and what a win against the Golden State Warriors could really do to his overall image.

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Current v Former | MVP’s Meeting In NBA Finals

Most Valuable Player can be interpreted a few ways. Some feel the MVP should be awarded to the league’s best player (LeBron James). Others feel it should be awarded to the best player on the best team for that season should they have a player of that caliber (Stephen Curry). And then others prefer to award it to the best player on a playoff team in which he had to carry the most due to certain circumstances (James Harden).

Regardless of your interpretation, the player that wins the award is usually one of the game’s best and that was the case this year with Stephen Curry. But what isn’t always the case is the league MVP reaching the NBA Finals, and what’s even more rare is them squaring off against a former MVP in the matchup.

This season we have both. So as a result, I’ve decided to go back the last quarter-century and see how many times we’ve had the pleasure of seeing an NBA Finals match where the current MVP met a former MVP.

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NBA Journeyman Jared Dudley Says ‘Melo Overrated

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Appearing on “The Herd” with Colin Cowherd on ESPN radio, Milwaukee Bucks forward Jared Dudley called New York Knicks Carmelo Anthony the most overrated player in the NBA.

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Wait ‘Til Next Year | Atlanta Hawks

Atlanta Hawks All-Stars

The Atlanta Hawks surprised everyone when they cruised to the number-one seed in the eastern conference with a 60-win season, but even though they just had the best season in franchise history, my gut tells me this is as good as it gets for this group.

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Six Fouls Podcast | How Impressive Is This LeBron Title Run?

In our first podcast addition to the site, we discuss the supporting cast around LeBron James and how good this run to the NBA Finals really might be.

Wait ‘Til Next Year | Chicago Bulls

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There may not be a next year for Tom Thibodeau in Chicago.

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LeBron Hits Ridiculous Shot In Practice

This shot is so insane it doesn’t even look real