Category Archives: Western Conference

What If the Thunder Never Traded James Harden

At the start of the 2010s, a very young Oklahoma City Thunder team was looking into a bright future with three players they acquired through the draft. Those players would be Kevin Durant in 2007, Russell Westbrook in 2008, and James Harden in 2009. The

Planning the Portland Trail Blazers Offseason

In the 2019 NBA playoffs, the Portland Trail Blazers made themselves known. After clinching the third-seed with 53 wins, Portland made their first Western Conference Finals appearance in nearly 20 years. Ultimately, they fell short of advancing to the final round, but the Blazers were

Is Luka Dončić Overrated?

Luka Dončić is having one of the most impressive seasons the NBA has ever seen from a 20-year-old. No, scratch that; Luka Dončić is having by far and wide the most impressive season anyone his age has ever had. In his sophomore season, Dončić is

Brandon Ingram

Is Brandon Ingram Worth a Max Contract?

During the 2019-20 NBA season, New Orleans Pelicans forward Brandon Ingram emerged as one of the most dynamic players in the league. Before the season was canceled, Ingram averaged a career-high 24.3 points per game, 6.3 rebounds per game, and 4.3 assists per game. He

Options for the relocation of the Los Angeles Clippers

One of the more interesting rumors going around the NBA is the relocation of the Los Angeles Clippers. The Clippers and the Lakers have shared the Staples Center since it opened in 1999. Unfortunately, due to the lack of success during the Clippers’ history,  many