Toronto Raptors Even Series—Celtics in Trouble?

Eastern Conference Semifinal—In the first two games of this series, three point shooting has been the one of the main storylines. While Boston was able to go 32-77 (42%), Toronto shot 21-80 (26%). Game 3 seemed to be in Boston’s hands, as well. With a 2 point lead and only .5 on the clock, aContinue reading “Toronto Raptors Even Series—Celtics in Trouble?”

LA Clippers vs. Denver Nuggets: Game 2

Game 1 saw the Nuggets lose by 23 points in which they shot 42% from the field and 25% from behind the arc. Defensively, they allowed the Clippers to shoot 57% from the field and 42% from behind the arc. Hence Malone’s desire for a better defensive effort. After being blitzed by the LA ClippersContinue reading “LA Clippers vs. Denver Nuggets: Game 2”

Houston Rockets vs. LA Lakers: Game 1

The story behind the start of the Rockets-Lakers Western Conference Semifinals was whether the Lakers would be able to handle the small ball played by the Rockets. With no player over 6’7”, the Lakers have a great size advantage; however, the big question is whether the Lakers can stop the Rockets offensively. Game 1 startedContinue reading “Houston Rockets vs. LA Lakers: Game 1”

Miami Heat vs. Milwaukee Bucks Game 3

Milwaukee started tonight’s Game 3 with a desperate need to get the series to 2-1. Especially since teams that have been down 3-0 are a collective 0-139. With that in mind, Milwaukee started well. The Bucks shot 40% from the field and his 4-13 three point shots in first quarter. While only leading by 1,Continue reading “Miami Heat vs. Milwaukee Bucks Game 3”

Heat vs Bucks: Game 3 Preview

The Bucks and Heat will resume their series tonight at 6:30, with the Heat holding a 2-0 lead in the series. In Game 1, the Heat were able to control Giannis Antetokounmpo to 18 points while only allowing him to take 12 shots on their way to a 115-104 victory. In Game 2, things gotContinue reading “Heat vs Bucks: Game 3 Preview”

Game 1: LA Clippers vs. Denver Nuggets

After finishing a tough 7 game series with the Utah Jazz on Tuesday, September 1, Denver had to get after it just two days later with their Western Conference Semifinal series with the LA Clippers. On paper, this series should go to the Clippers with the stars like Kawhi Leonard and Paul George. The ClippersContinue reading “Game 1: LA Clippers vs. Denver Nuggets”

Boston v. Toronto: Game 3

Fourth Quarter Toronto started the 4th quarter by hitting 4 of 7 three point shots and enjoyed a lead. However, Boston used an 8-0 run to take a 4 point lead. Lowry converted on a layup to stop the run. With under a minute to go, Van Vleet hit a layup to tie the gameContinue reading “Boston v. Toronto: Game 3”

Boston v. Toronto Game 3 Preview

The Boston Celtics and the Toronto Raptors renew their Eastern Conference Semifinal tonight at 6:30 on TNT. Boston leads the series, 2-0. Despite being down 2-0, there is a little history on the side of the Raptors. In last year’s playoffs, Toronto trailed Milwaukee 2-0 before rattling off four straight victories to win the EasternContinue reading “Boston v. Toronto Game 3 Preview”

Manchester United’s Offseason

Despite qualifying for the Champions League with their 3rd place finish, Manchester United finished 33 points behind Liverpool and 15 points adrift of Manchester City. The 2019-20 Premier League season showcased many cracks in the United side. To begin with, the defense was shaky at times giving up late goals resulting in dropped points. Secondly,Continue reading “Manchester United’s Offseason”

Miami Heat vs Milwaukee Bucks

Eastern Conference Semis… The Miami Heat and Milwaukee Bucks opened up their Eastern Semifinal on Monday night. Milwaukee looked to be in control after the first quarter. However, thanks to some improved defense over the final three quarters (only giving up 64 points over that span), and holding Giannis Antetokounmpo to only 18 points, MiamiContinue reading “Miami Heat vs Milwaukee Bucks”