All posts by Mateo Navarrette

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Analyzing The Return of Carmelo Anthony

The NBA world was almost certain that Carmelo Anthony would never suit up again. His last two chances in the league were short, ineffective stints with the Oklahoma City Thunder and Houston Rockets. He came in as a man who was expected to provide a complimentary

Spencer Dinwiddie was Right About SoCal Basketball Players

A small quote from Spencer Dinwiddie caused a lot of conversation recently in the NBA universe. When questioned by The Athletic’s Travonne Edwards about which state/region has produced the greatest haul of today’s NBA players, Dinwiddie remarked it was Southern California (SoCal) by a longshot.

Best NBA MVP Bets of the 2019-20 Season

After tackling season win total over/under bets for the Eastern and Western Conferences, the MVP race is up to bat. Bookmakers have set their odds, with last season’s winner Giannis Antetokounmpo the favorite to repeat.  The numbers will be in flux as we approach the

Best NBA Bets: Eastern Conference Season Wins Over/Unders

While August’s NBA boredom tirelessly drew on, bookmakers quietly set over/unders for regular-season wins. Overall, they did a good job of placing reasonable expectations on teams. There were a few bets that stood out though. Best NBA Bets: Eastern Conference Season Wins Over/Unders Atlanta Hawks

Top NBA Third Star Candidates For Next Season

Kawhi Leonard and Paul George‘s decision to join the Los Angeles Clippers was the move of the summer. It created a smoothed-out NBA landscape populated by duos over one top-heavy superteam. But every year, certain players take a leap from middling player to star status.  The

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NBA Museum: Ranking the Best Pictures Ever Taken

In the NBA, the best pictures have a general recipe to them. They all contain a mix of historical significance, composition, and symbolism through the limitations of their frame. Tallying up the best pictures in NBA history is ultimately a subjective feat. Since NBA action