Category: NBA

Inside Access to the NBA All-Star Game

While it was by no means the normal event we’ve come to expect, the 2021 NBA All-Star Game held in Atlanta’s own State Farm Arena on March 7 did not disappoint, showcasing some of the best talent across the NBA. However, in order to continue the annual tradition, restrictions were put in place to protect [...]

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Jeremy Lin’s Experience With Racism Points to Larger Trend

On Feb. 25, Jeremy Lin, a guard for the Santa Cruz Warriors, the NBA G League affiliate of the Golden State Warriors, took to Instagram to voice his personal experience with racism: being called “coronavirus” on the court. Lin, the first American-born player of Chinese or Taiwanese descent in the NBA, explained that even he, [...]

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Nets, Sixers, L.A. Teams Look To Bolster Rosters Ahead of Playoffs

As the All-Star break wraps up, marking the halfway point in the NBA season, a number of teams have season-defining decisions to make. Many teams' rotations, records and season plans have been drastically altered by COVID-19 as over 30 games have already been postponed. In this truncated 72-game season, the standings are extremely cramped as [...]

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Negatives Outweigh Positives in Holding 2021 NBA All-Star Game

On Feb. 4, the NBA announced its plans to hold the All-Star Game and Skills Challenge in Atlanta on March 7. Since then, however, there has been much debate among players, coaches and fans as to whether the festivities should be held. The decision to hold one is irresponsible, and the NBA should not have [...]

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