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Head to Head: NBA Regular Season Awards

Head to Head: NBA Regular Season Awards

By Brian Preece, Ethan Pearce, and Cole Bagley May 19, 2021

  Within the blink of an eye, the NBA has gone from a shotgun start on December 22, 2020, just 72 days after the Lakers won their 17th championship in the Orlando bubble, to the controversial play-in...

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Previewing the NBA Playoff Play-in Games

By Aria Fatahian, Sports Writer May 18, 2021

  The NBA play-in tournament is set to begin on Tuesday, May 18, and will continue until Friday to determine the final two spots for the playoffs. The Format The format will be as followed: in...

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The NBA Draft Needs Formatting Changes to Keep Up

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Editor May 14, 2021

  The draft is one of the most exciting events in sports, regardless of league. The NBA and NFL do their drafts very differently, to varying levels of success. There are fundamental differences...

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How the NBA Can Regain Viewer Engagement

By Sean Overton, Sports Writer April 12, 2021

  Over the last few years, the NBA has been consistently losing viewers of major games such as the NBA Finals, leaving many people questioning what they are doing wrong. Right off the bat, many...

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Pearce’s NBA Trade Deadline Roundup

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Editor April 2, 2021

  The NBA trade deadline has come and gone, and with it we now have finalized rosters for the rest of the season, pending the wrap-up of the buyout market. This year’s deadline was the most active...

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Grading the 2021 NBA Earned Jerseys

By Cole Bagley and Ethan Pearce April 2, 2021

  Since taking over the NBA jersey contract in 2017, Nike has made it a part of their deal to reward an additional “earned” jersey to the teams who made the playoffs from the previous season....

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Bounce Back Season For Golden State?

By Sean Overton, Sports Writer December 5, 2020

  The 2015-2019 Golden State Warriors were perhaps the best dynasty in the modern-day NBA. The team took home 2 Larry O’Brien Trophies with four straight trips to the finals. In 2016, they went...

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Former Utah Basketball Star and NBA Champion Andrew Bogut Announces his Retirement

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Editor November 30, 2020

  Former University of Utah men’s basketball player, No.1 overall NBA Draft pick, and NBA Champion Andrew Bogut has announced his retirement. Bogut played 14 seasons in the NBA for the Milwaukee...

Bagley’s Top 5: Ranking the Top 2020-2021 NBA City Jerseys

By Cole Bagley, Sports Editor November 30, 2020

  No. 5: Golden State Warriors If you were to utter the phrase, “We Believe” to any true Warriors fan, they would suddenly be filled with memories from the 2006-07 NBA season. That was a special...

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Free Agency Frenzy: Winners of the NBA Offseason Thus Far

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Editor November 27, 2020

  The NBA has quickly begun preparations for next season, as it is scheduled to begin on December 22. The NBA Draft was last week and free agency started soon after, and teams are gearing up for...