There's no way around it, the NBA is controlled by its superstar players and the best ones are lining up as the last ones left to fight for this year's championship. The NBA proclaims itself as the place "Where Amazing Happens" and in today's league, that's exactly the platform that keeps solid top-to-bottom teams from excelling in the playoffs. Throughout an exhausting and often redundant seven-game series in the playoffs, playing styles like isolation and transition come to the forefront in big-time games.
The players populating these updated NBA playoff superstar rankings are so close to a championship that they can taste it. Well, maybe some of them are still using their noses rather than their taste buds, but the point still stands... Read Post
The 2012 NBA playoffs first-round matchups are set and fans are in full prediction mode. Many teams are poised to make a run at the championship and anything can happen in the postseason. The playoffs are where true superstar legaci... Read Post
The pool of NBA championship contenders looks deep enough for the league to consider hiring a lifeguard. The last three seeds in the Western Conference playoff picture are held by teams that participated in at least one of the last ... Read Post