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LeBron James

New Year’s Eve NBA Roundtable 2017

Six LWOPB writers gathered together to write this NBA roundtable. Our writers recap the year of 2017 in the NBA and look forward to 2018. Happy New Year!

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LeBron James and Stephen Curry

Imagining the 2018 NBA All-Star Draft: Starters Edition

Since the NBA won’t release the results of the upcoming NBA All-Star Draft, let’s imagine how the selection of the starters would go.

Lauri Markkanen Showing the Evolution of the NBA

With the record-breaking performance of Lauri Markkanen this season, it is more evident than ever that the league has changed. Three-point shooting has taken the league by storm. Just how much have things changed?
Karl-Anthony Towns

Takeaways from the Minnesota Timberwolves’ Winning Streak

The Minnesota Timberwolves' winning streak was simply spectacular. A combination of improved defense, good bench production, and fourth quarter stamina led to one of the team's best five-game streaks since the Kevin Garnett era.
Shabazz Napier

Breakout NBA Players of the Western Conference

This week we take a look at a handful of breakout NBA players who have been making noise in the NBA's talented Western Conference.

Stock Watch: 5 Most Improved Point Guards

We have almost reached the midway point of the 2017-18 NBA season, which means it is a good idea to take a look at...
Lou Williams

All-Star Lou Williams has Arrived

All-Star Lou Williams? He has always been a solid role player, even winning Sixth Man of the Year. But this year, Williams is playing with a newfound fervor that just might earn him a spot in the All-Star Game.

The Charlotte Hornets are Mired in Mediocrity

The Charlotte Hornets are a middling franchise with a murky future. What are the issues they face as a franchise this season and what should they do going forward?

Players with the Chance to Make Their First NBA All-Star Game

This year has a lot of up and coming talent. Question is, who is ready to make the big jump of earning their first NBA All-Star Game selection of their career? Here are just a few front-runners.