The Detroit Pistons won the NBA draft

The Pistons got their man in Purdue’s Jaden Ivey.Image: AP There might be some fans at the gigantic Little Caesars arena, because the Detroit Pistons took some serious steps towards solidifying a young nucleus for the future of their franchise. It all began on Wednesday with them trading Jerami Grant to the Portland Trail Blazers … Read more

2022 NBA Draft Profile: Shaedon Sharpe and Detroit

Shaedon Sharpephoto: Getty Images What is Shaedon Sharpe? Future bust? Future superstar? role player? Sharpe is the enigma of this Thursday’s draft. He could be many different things, perhaps a few at the same time. The only thing we know for sure is he’s going to be a Lottery pick. Nevertheless, Sharpe has been projected … Read more

Oklahoma City Thunder, Orlando Magic luck out

Thunder GM Sam Presti addresses the media at the NBA Draft Lottery.screenshot: Oklahoma City Thunder After three years of embarrassing tanking, GM Sam Presti and the Oklahoma City Thunder have returned to relevance. They came into the NBA Lottery with the sixth-best odds at the top pick in the 2022 NBA Draft and ended up … Read more

Gotta love the fashion at the NFL Draft

Nakoba Dean didn’t make it into the first round of the NFL Draft, but he’s a first-rounder in the fashion draft.Image: Getty Images The NFL Draft, one of only two days on the NFL calendar that provides good endorphins for every single NFL fan. The other is when Scott Hanson returns to NFL Red Zone … Read more

Cade Cunningham and Jalen Green had a March worthy of No. 1 and No. 2 picks

Cade Cunningham (l.) and Jalen Greenphoto: Getty Images Showing out in the NBA in March is not quite like hitting beautifully straight drives on the practice range, but it’s close. When there’s no pressure and few less consequences, it’s easy to swing free. That’s exactly what Cade Cunningham and Jalen Green did last month, giving … Read more

Caleb Love went after Coach K and Duke like a horror villain

Image: getty (Getty Images) A scythe has stalked Coach K’s career since he announced his plan to retire last July. On Saturday night, Duke’s final Final Four of the Mike Krzyzewski was ended in horror for Duke faithful as Coach K’s fabled career came to a gray end. UNC’s 81-77 victory over their arch-rival also … Read more

Scottie Barnes should be the NBA Rookie of the Year

Evan Mobley and Scottie Barnes are the leading candidates for Rookie of the Year.Image: Getty Images The NBA Rookie of the Year vote has gotten even more complicated. Yesterday, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported that Evan Mobley sprained his left ankle and is out for the next three games. This comes at an especially difficult time … Read more

Hornets, Cavaliers, Pistons could improve drastically in a short window

Are LaMelo Ball and Charlotte primed to make a jump to the next level?Image: Getty Images In the NBA, teams with stars and veteran leadership usually make waves in the postseason and win championships. It’s rare to see a team of young inexperienced players going deep in the postseason, no matter how talented they are. … Read more