Tag Archives: NBA

Regular Season Predictions

With the long boring portion of the offseason still continuing I reiterate there is very little to talk about, so I will keep rolling out the 2014-15 predictions. In this post the predictions that will be made will consist of the major individual awards. They of course include: Most Valuable Player, Most Improved Player, Defensive Player of the Year, Sixth Man of the Year, Coach of the Year and both All-NBA and All-Defensive teams. The Rookie of the Year and All-Rookie teams are not included as my predictions have already been made in: http://mjbasketball.com/?p=28. Continue reading

The importance of Michael Carter Williams (Sam Hinkie letter)

There have been rumors of a possible draft day trade for the current rookie of the year, as do all 76ers fans, I hope they stay as just that, a rumor. So I thought someone had to point out to the Mr. Hinkie, just what a gem of a player we have. As a long time basketball and 76ers fan, I like to think I know talent when I see it, and I see it in spades with the young Michael Carter Williams. Unfortunately the 76ers General Manager Mr. Sam Hinkie doesn’t appear to share this thought. I thought the best way of getting my point across would be as a letter, a letter he may not receive, but one I thought necessary for all Philly fans to see. Continue reading