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ovErpAid Zach Lavine is averaging 32 3 PPG and shooting 63 from the field11:08 pm Mon Oct 25 EDT 4 ups @ 0.57 Removed

What is the potential of a team built around Klay as the first option 11:45 pm Mon Nov 1 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Removed

Did you hear about the Rose that grew from a crack in the concrete 10:45 pm Wed Nov 3 EDT 8 ups @ 0.78 Removed

What are the yips and why does Markelle Fultz have it 2:04 am Mon Nov 8 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Removed

Since there is no postgame thread the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 120-10912:57 am Tue Nov 9 EDT 2 ups @ 1.00 Removed

Now that the Wolves traded Butler - we can finally decide who won the the Bulls-Wolves trade1:15 pm Sat Nov 13 EDT 0 ups @ 0.40 Removed

In the 2011 Finals Lebron James scored 5 2 2 0 2 points in the 4th quarter from Game 1-5 respectively 4:23 pm Wed Jan 6 EDT 1 ups @ 0.51 Removed

Recent Harden hater converted to Harden fan - AMA1:17 am Fri Jan 8 EDT 15 ups @ 0.66 Removed

Predict the order of the top 5 teams in the upcoming NBA Draft and who theyre going to pick1:38 am Sat Mar 27 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Removed

Give one reason why Harden Giannis should win MVP and another reason for why they shouldn t1:48 pm Fri Apr 16 EDT 0 ups @ Removed

Which NBA player in the past closely resembles CJ McCollum s play style Yeah12:59 am Wed Apr 21 EDT 3 ups @ 0.61 Removed

Who else is excited for HOU-GSW rematch in Round 2 10:50 pm Wed Apr 21 EDT 12 ups @ 0.67 Removed

True or False The top 5 NBA players in no particular order are KD Harden Kawhi Giannis and Lebron12:24 am Tue May 11 EDT 0 ups @ 0.36 Removed

Which team do you think would fare better against the current Warriors team assuming KD is back for the Finals - this years Bucks or last years Cavs 3:00 am Sat May 15 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Deleted

Who would have a better chance at beating the current Warriors team KD playing in the Finals - 2016-17 Cavs or 2018-19 Bucks 3:22 am Sat May 15 EDT 0 ups @ 0.33 Removed

Kawhi vs Giannis HYPE 9:37 pm Sun May 16 EDT 31 ups @ 0.89 Removed

Who do you think will have a better series - Kawhi or Giannis10:25 pm Sun May 16 EDT 2 ups @ 0.75 Removed

Early Finals Predictions11:16 pm Sat May 29 EDT 3 ups @ 0.67 Removed

BOARD MAN BOARD MAN YEAH THATS MEEEEEEEEEEE11:56 pm Fri Jun 11 EDT 0 ups @ 0.48 Removed

Lebron would ve beaten the Warriors the past two years if KD wasn t on the team KD carries GS 12:22 am Sat Jun 12 EDT 0 ups @ 0.40 Removed

What would Kembas statline look like if he were to join the Celtics and how does that team stack up in the East 11:57 pm Wed Jun 30 EDT 2 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Aside from Kawhi who are the best FAs left 5:22 pm Sun Jul 4 EDT 1 ups @ 0.53 Removed

LeBron James reportedly offered to defer to Kawhi But Kawhi was said to be concerned about the dysfunction in the organization The Lakers were also the only team who leaked anything during the process which more than anything indicated they had no11:52 am Sat Jul 10 EDT 31 ups @ 0.66 Removed

Replace AD with Giannis on the Lakers - is the team better worse or about the same 11:31 pm Sun Jul 11 EDT 4 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

In the span of a month Giannis has won the 2019 NBA MVP 2019 NBPA MVP and the 2019 ESPYS Best Male Athlete10:56 pm Wed Jul 14 EDT 0 ups @ 0.43 Deleted

Everyone at their best - rank these PGs Curry Kidd Nash Russ CP3 Rose Kyrie Dame and Deron11:37 pm Sat Aug 21 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Put prime Nash and Kidd in todays game - what would their respective statlines look like 4:01 pm Tue Aug 24 EDT 1 ups @ 0.67 Deleted

Hypothetical Which player is better 7:43 pm Tue Sep 7 EDT 0 ups @ Deleted

Aside from basketball what are your favorite teams from other sports like football soccer baseball hockey etc9:02 pm Thu Sep 9 EDT 2 ups @ 0.67 Deleted

OOTL NBA China Morey 2:10 pm Mon Oct 11 EDT 3 ups @ 0.80 Removed

On First Take right now Max Kellerman is defending himself against SAS and Jay Williams over his Lebron comments11:28 am Wed Oct 20 EDT 7 ups @ 0.89 Removed

Would Stephen Curry be able to successfully play in a isolation dominant system and carry a team far into the playoffs 11:17 pm Sun Oct 24 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Deleted

Is Zach Lavine the closest thing to TMac in terms of playing style 3:30 pm Mon Nov 29 EDT 3 ups @ 0.71 Deleted

How many points will James Harden put up tonight 1:30 pm Wed Dec 29 EDT 4 ups @ Deleted

Can someone explain to me why Lebron is so revered when hes literally lost 67 of his Finals appearances 2:29 pm Wed Dec 29 EDT 0 ups @ 0.24 Removed

I dont know where to share this but I wrote a quick little story about Kobe to cope Writing helps me cope 10:52 pm Mon Feb 1 EDT 0 ups @ 0.46 Deleted

Serious Whats your Kobe Challenge 1:03 pm Wed Feb 3 EDT 2 ups @ 1.00 Removed

Vanessa Bryant on the passing of her husband Kobe Bryant and daughter Gianna Bryant8:34 pm Wed Feb 3 EDT 6 ups @ 0.69 Removed

Rank these ten players in their primes Kobe Curry Lebron KD Kawhi Giannis Harden CP3 Wade Russ4:40 pm Thu Feb 4 EDT 0 ups @ 0.22 Removed

When it comes to All Star Reserves selection - does it come down to individual success or team success 6:45 pm Thu Feb 4 EDT 6 ups @ 0.80 Deleted

Your team is down 1 with 24 seconds left in the game The only way your team wins is if a player draws a foul and makes his FTs Who would you rather have in the final possession - Harden Ginobili or Wade 2:40 pm Wed Feb 17 EDT 0 ups @ 0.30 Removed

Coldest pic in the game All-Star after all 9:42 pm Fri Feb 19 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Removed

DJJ vs Aaron Gordon dunk by dunk in the final round Did DJJ deserve to win 12:39 am Sun Feb 21 EDT 2 ups @ 0.75 Removed

Did Aaron Gordon clear Tacko Fall on the final dunk 11:27 am Sun Feb 21 EDT 4 ups @ 0.83 Removed

If this new ASG format doesnt get you hyped just remember next year we will hopefully see the likes of KD Kyrie Dame Steph and Klay in the game11:39 pm Sun Feb 21 EDT 166 ups @ 0.91 Removed

Does Giannis have a go to post game 12:24 pm Mon Feb 22 EDT 0 ups @ 0.40 Deleted

Who would you rather build a team around- Ben Simmons or Trae1:26 am Fri Feb 26 EDT 0 ups @ 0.33 Removed

Coby White has just finished with 35 Points on 13-21 shooting and 6-9 from beyond the arc This is his third straight 30 game and the first rookie in history to do so coming off the bench 10:29 pm Tue Mar 2 EDT 98 ups @ 0.97 Removed

Why does r nba hate James Harden so much 6:42 pm Fri Mar 5 EDT 0 ups @ 0.29 Removed

With their win tonight the Rockets have won five straight games against the Boston Celtics The last time the Celtics won against the Rockets was 12 28 2017 11:19 pm Sat Mar 6 EDT 22 ups @ 0.92 Removed

The Rockets are 10-2 since going 67 or less In that span they are 1st in Win Percentage tied with Bucks 3rd in Offensive Rating and 4th in Point Differential11:38 pm Sat Mar 6 EDT 51 ups @ 0.95 Deleted

Weve always wondered about how r nba would react to historic moments in NBA history ie Magic HIV announcement Jordans Im Back memo - in a span of two months we have witnessed two moments that will go down in history Kobes passing and the NBA suspe5:12 pm Thu Mar 18 EDT 20 ups @ 0.88 Deleted

Which of these backcourts would be the best 5:44 pm Sun Mar 21 EDT 3 ups @ 0.71 Deleted

Why dont we see more of Point Guard Harden 6:21 pm Sun Mar 21 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Beef Alert Adrian Wojnarowski is currently beefing with Sports Illustrated writer Chris Mannix right now12:01 am Tue Mar 23 EDT 15 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

How to use NBATVs free access to classic games and re-runs 5:31 pm Wed Mar 24 EDT 2 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

How good was Brandon Roy and who is his modern day comparison 11:14 pm Wed Mar 24 EDT 1 ups @ 0.67 Deleted

Players past or present in the James Harden Manu build 5:20 pm Fri Mar 26 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Deleted

How has Lebrons game changed over the years 11:50 pm Thu Apr 1 EDT 0 ups @ 0.25 Deleted

How would KD fare in the 90s What would be his statline 2:16 pm Tue May 4 EDT 4 ups @ Deleted

Lets revisit the 2020 All Star Game Put KD on Team Giannis and does the result change 3:19 pm Tue May 4 EDT 2 ups @ 0.75 Deleted

You and your friends walk into the local rec to shoot some hoops To your surprise you see NBA players 6:24 pm Tue May 4 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Deleted

James Harden vs Kevin Durant - Who makes scoring look easier 3:51 pm Wed May 5 EDT 7 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Discussion How wouldve James Harden fared in the league during the 90s 4:45 pm Wed May 5 EDT 2 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Who wins in a 7 game series - Lakers or Nets 7:01 pm Sat May 8 EDT 2 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Assuming John Wall returns next season and plays like his former self ala 2016-17 Wall - who are your top 10 PGs 12:54 am Fri Jun 11 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Deleted

Whos the better offensive player - Tatum or Devin Booker 4:09 pm Sun Aug 1 EDT 1 ups @ 0.60 Deleted

Replace PG with Jimmy Butler on the Clippers - is the series any different and do their title hopes increase or decrease 4:40 pm Mon Aug 30 EDT 3 ups @ 0.80 Removed

I just don t understand why Bucks fans thought this year would be any different what has Giannis and the Bucks actually improved and learned from since the Toronto series 9:19 pm Fri Sep 10 EDT 3 ups @ 1.00 Removed

Whos the better player - Kemba or Kyrie10:33 pm Wed Sep 15 EDT 0 ups @ 0.22 Deleted

Hypothetically if somehow someway the Nets get Russ and Harden alongside KD - would the trio be able to co-exist and complement each other on the court 4:28 pm Mon Nov 22 EDT 3 ups @ 0.60 Deleted

Can we finally end the KD vs Curry argument - its clear that KD is BY FAR the better player4:45 pm Fri Dec 31 EDT 0 ups @ 0.30 Removed

Lebron KD Kawhi AD seems to be the consensus top 4 players in the league Who is the fifth - Giannis Harden or Curry 10:53 pm Fri Dec 31 EDT 0 ups @ 0.27 Deleted

Assuming everyone is healthy - who are the top 5 players in the league right now 10:07 am Sat Jan 1 EDT 2 ups @ 0.60 Deleted

Will Stephen Curry be labelled as a empty stats player if he doesnt will the Warriors to the playoffs 11:25 pm Sun Jan 3 EDT 0 ups @ 0.09 Removed

What team will Lebron hop onto next 1:29 am Fri Jun 4 EDT 10 ups @ 0.63 Removed

Who wins in a 7 game series - 2015 16 OKC Thunder or the current Nets team without Harden1:42 am Sun Jun 6 EDT 0 ups @ 0.33 Deleted

Why did Sixers fans want to keep Simmons instead of trading him for Harden 10:35 pm Wed Jun 16 EDT 11 ups @ 0.70 Removed

Who would you rather have in the playoffs - Bradley Beal or Ben Simmons 10:50 pm Wed Jun 16 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Removed

Can we just call it for what it is - Zion never wanted to be in NOLA NY was always his preferred spot12:40 pm Thu Jun 17 EDT 0 ups @ 0.25 Removed

When its all said and done what team will Chris Paul be remembered the most with 10:28 pm Fri Jun 25 EDT 20 ups @ 0.88 Deleted

Rank these players Luka Tatum Mitchell Booker Trae4:12 pm Thu Jul 1 EDT 0 ups @ 0.33 Deleted

Is there a young star in the league right now or who will soon be in the league that reminds you of CP3 in terms of playstyle 8:22 pm Thu Jul 1 EDT 1 ups @ 0.60 Deleted

In his first NBA Finals game - Chris Paul finishes with 32 Points 9 Assists and 3 Rebounds while shooting 63 2 from the field11:28 pm Tue Jul 6 EDT 64 ups @ 0.95 Removed

Looking for Russell Westbrooks Craziest Statlines9:30 pm Mon Jul 19 EDT 3 ups @ 0.71 Deleted

Replace CP3 with Westbrook this series - do the Suns still lose 11:26 am Wed Jul 21 EDT 0 ups @ 0.27 Deleted

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CMV LeBron James did not go to Los Angels to bring the Lakers a championship He went to LA to improve his post-career prospects 1:13 pm Mon Oct 25 EDTDeleted

I would say 65% of the reason he went to LA was reasons outside of basketball. Yes, a big part of it is the post Hollywood lifestyle. I think well see him a lot in movies in the future (hes a pretty solid actor), he will have investments that are more ab 2

Serious Is Damian Lillard now the second best point guard in the NBA behind Steph 1:05 pm Fri Oct 29 EDTDeleted

No. But hes def top 5 1

Zach LaVine looks like hes about to have a breakout season 10:55 am Sun Oct 24 EDTDeleted

He reminds me of Vince Carter stylistically a little bit. Even if he stays a below average defender, I think hes worth every penny. Offensively he has the potential to be one of the best wing scorers in the league one day and can easily, easily avg 20+ t 16

ovErpAid Zach Lavine is averaging 32 3 PPG and shooting 63 from the field11:08 pm Mon Oct 25 EDTDeleted

No one thinks he will sustain 32.3 PPG especially when Markkanen comes back. But I see him avg 24+ on good effiency by the end of the season, and thats fine with me 2

Message to all Bulls Fans 10:24 pm Mon Nov 1 EDTDeleted

#SHIT I AINT TRIPPING. EXCITED TO SEE RJ/ZION WITH LAVINE AND MARKKANEN NEXT SEASON 2

What is the potential of a team built around Klay as the first option 11:45 pm Mon Nov 1 EDTDeleted

Like who? 1

What is the potential of a team built around Klay as the first option 11:45 pm Mon Nov 1 EDTDeleted

He wouldnt be the first option for the Lakers tho 1

Serious Why is Kawhi Leonard allowed to be in MVP discussions when he gets a rest day every 3rd game 9:33 am Wed Nov 3 EDTDeleted

Cause hes putting up good numbers on great efficiency while his team up in there in the standings. I think its coming down to him and Giannis, whoever has the better record will win it -1

Serious Why is Kawhi Leonard allowed to be in MVP discussions when he gets a rest day every 3rd game 9:33 am Wed Nov 3 EDTDeleted

I never said who is gonna win over who. But youd be dumb to think they wont be the leading candidates 0

There is no excuse for Spurs-Suns to be on ESPN when Pelicans-Warriors is on at the same time Why do networks make shitty decisions like this 10:04 am Wed Nov 3 EDTDeleted

Cause its Booker time 1

I m an oldie I grew up with Kobe Duncan Wade Dirk and young LeBron Who are the up and coming stars for this generation 10:57 pm Fri Nov 12 EDTDeleted

If were talking about young stars: Giannis, AD in a class of their own Jokic, KAT, Simmons, Booker, Tatum -1

Serious ELI5 The Dwight Howard situation12:12 am Sun Nov 28 EDTDeleted

Whats a "power bottom" 2

Russell Westbrook is once again averaging a triple double 11:36 pm Wed Dec 8 EDTDeleted

Thats why I dont agree when people say hes going to have a massive dropoff in the future. Its clear as day that he is one of the most unique and athletically freaky players we have not just in the league or just this era, but all time. He is similar to 2

Name an NBA player and others will comment what subreddit describes them10:09 pm Tue Dec 14 EDTDeleted

KOBE 3

Why does Lebron get no criticism for shitting on his own team coach 11:11 pm Mon Dec 27 EDTDeleted

Idk. What I do know is that he can recruit, form all these superteams but still wont win as many rings as Kobe let alone MJ. He started the superteam shit and KD just one-upped him on that. Warriors going to dominate him (as long as they are intact) unt 0

Serious Now that John Wall is out for the season which guard from the East do you think will take his spot in the All Star Game 9:52 pm Sat Jan 1 EDTDeleted

ZACH LAVINE 3

Recent Harden hater converted to Harden fan - AMA1:17 am Fri Jan 8 EDTDeleted

Absolutely love him despite all his deficencies. 1

Kennedy Over the last 11 games James Harden is averaging 41 1 points 9 5 assists 7 1 rebounds and 2 1 steals Houston has won 11 of their last 12 games jumping to 4th in the West This seems like a good time to share that Harden is HoopsHypes curren1:40 am Fri Jan 8 EDTDeleted

1) Harden - 2) Giannis 3) PG 4) Kawhi 5) Lebron 0

is james harden better than steph curry 1:34 am Fri Jan 8 EDTDeleted

Lets not act like Curry is THAT much better in the playoffs. He doesnt elevate or sustain his play in the playoffs. 34

is james harden better than steph curry 1:34 am Fri Jan 8 EDTDeleted

No, I agree. Im just saying that lets not act like Curry is some God who takes his game to the next level in the playoffs like the likes of Lebron, KD etc 3

Who s the better offensive player James Harden or Kobe Bryant 10:40 pm Mon Jan 18 EDTDeleted

Come on now its Kobe. Different eras. Kobe was putting up these numbers in a slowed down, midrange happy era. He was hitting tough 2s and was still putting up these crazy numbers. I feel like if you put him in todays game where he has shooters spaced o 9

Does LeBrons tenure as a Laker automatically disqualify him from GOAT contention 1:35 pm Sun Mar 7 EDTDeleted

>Lebron " I feel like Im the greatest of all time because I won for Cleveland" Meanwhile in Planet Reality : Michael Jordan’s first 667 games, (Pre-Retirement) 84-93 3 Rings (6 career total) 3 NBA MVPs (5 career total) 3 Finals MVPs (6 career to 1

Does LeBrons tenure as a Laker automatically disqualify him from GOAT contention 1:35 pm Sun Mar 7 EDTDeleted

But is there anything biased about the numbers I put out there? 5

Does LeBrons tenure as a Laker automatically disqualify him from GOAT contention 1:35 pm Sun Mar 7 EDTDeleted

>Bill Russell first 649 games 9 time champion 5 times MVP Take your own advice. Bill Russells time was radically different fron Jordan, Lebron 3

Does LeBrons tenure as a Laker automatically disqualify him from GOAT contention 1:35 pm Sun Mar 7 EDTDeleted

Okay so back to the Jordan vs Bron. Tell me whats wrong with the numbers I laid out, tell me the context of those. 1

Give one reason why Harden Giannis should win MVP and another reason for why they shouldn t1:48 pm Fri Apr 16 EDTDeleted

He shouldn’t but historically it’s difficult for a player to win MVP without being the 1st or 2nd seed 2

Raptors bout to fuck around and win the championship9:24 pm Sat Apr 17 EDTDeleted

More like, Raptors bout to fuck around and lose Kawhi 19

Enes cant play in playoffs Kanter dropped 20 18 2 2 with game high 15 in a win against the coach that deemed him unplayable6:10 pm Sun Apr 18 EDTDeleted

I would love to hear Billys reasoning for not putting Enes in a PnR situation everytime on the court. Man is a scrub coach. I feel sorry for OKC fans 6

Is it possible to build a successful team around Russell Westbrook 1:00 am Wed Apr 21 EDTDeleted

Yes. Ofc you can. He’s just a special case in which you really got to cater everything around him. Take the Thunder rn. You have a really good 2nd option next to him in PG. The problem is you have no shooters outside of that. Add in a coach who actua 2

Thunder Fan Confession1:04 am Wed Apr 21 EDTDeleted

Man the Russ slander is crazy. I can’t imagine the reaction if Harden has a bad game and loses GG 7

The Jazz have no chance against the Rockets because Gobert cant defend outside of the paint11:41 pm Wed Apr 21 EDTDeleted

Yeppp thats why its funny how Jazz fans are blaming Snyder, blaming the refs, blaming this and that. The truth of the matter is, theyre most valuable player whos strongest quality is defense, becomes useless and Kanter-like against the Rockets. Just a h 3

Kevin Durant is the only reason the Warriors are still good6:14 pm Sun May 2 EDTDeleted

Deadass. That 73-9 season was a fluke and they were obviously exposed in the Finals choking a 3-1 lead. In case anyone forgot. Thats why I dont discredit what KD has won with GS. But once he leaves, this team wont ever make it past the 2nd round with 1

Rate and Rank Curry without Durant next season12:07 pm Sun May 9 EDTDeleted

Still think hes a top 5 PG. But they def wont get to the Finals and they might not even reach the WCF depending on who they play. KD been straight carrying. -5

Stopped watching the NBA due to personal shit from 2014-17 What was Steph Currys 2016 MVP season like 4:45 pm Fri May 14 EDTDeleted

Good. 73-9 record. But with an embarassing ending so ultimately it doesnt mean as much. 2

Which team do you think would fare better against the current Warriors team assuming KD is back for the Finals - this years Bucks or last years Cavs 3:00 am Sat May 15 EDTDeleted

Who would fare better in both scenarios? 2

What is the argument for Curry over Kawhi 10:37 pm Sun May 16 EDTDeleted

There is no argument for it. 0

The OKC Thunder so not deserve 2 all nba players4:22 pm Thu May 27 EDTDeleted

If anything I think Russ shouldve been 2nd team over Kyrie 0

Top 5 Offensive players in the game 5:07 pm Fri May 28 EDTDeleted

1. KD 2. Kawhi 3. Harden 4. Curry 5. Giannis if we talking playoffs 1

OC Giannis is just a taller Westbrook 5:19 pm Fri May 28 EDTDeleted

Hes not the playmaker Russ is 3

Can we all finally admit Steph Curry can never be the guy on a championship team 11:56 pm Fri Jun 11 EDTDeleted

PPL NEED TO STFU ABOUT 2015. MY MANS WAS GETTING OUTPLAYED BY DELLY. IGGY WON HIM THAT CHIP UNTIL CURRY WINS FMVP - ITS PROVEN THAT HES ALWAYS BEEN CARRIED IN THE PLAYOFFS 2

Lebron would ve beaten the Warriors the past two years if KD wasn t on the team KD carries GS 12:22 am Sat Jun 12 EDTDeleted

Then tell me why didn’t he win FMVP? -2

Lebron would ve beaten the Warriors the past two years if KD wasn t on the team KD carries GS 12:22 am Sat Jun 12 EDTDeleted

I didn’t know having the best record in the league meant that you were the best team without needing a ring -1

With precisely four hours to burn until the start of Game 7 I d love to hear your free agency predictions for the following players Kevin Durant Kawhi Leonard Kyrie Irving Klay Thompson and Jimmy Butler 5:01 pm Mon Jun 14 EDTDeleted

KD: 1st - Dubs 2nd - Knicks Kawhi: 1st - Raps 2nd - Clips Kyrie: 1st - Nets 2nd - Celtics Klay: Dubs Butler: 1st - Sixers 2nd - Nets 1

Discussion Kawhi and Kobe5:56 pm Mon Jun 14 EDTDeleted

I love these type of threads because you realize who the new NBA fans who just started watching basketball during the GSW era are 6

Warriors overhyped Curry Klay amp Draymond have just 1 non-KD championship--when Love and Irving were injured 6:16 pm Mon Jun 14 EDTDeleted

And they barely scraped through for that one. Curry was getting outplayed by MATTHEW DELLADOVA for the first half of that series. If Kyrie and Love played - it wouldve been no question that the Cavs would have won it. 2015-16: 73-9 dont mean shit if you 1

GAME THREAD Golden State Warriors 57-25 Toronto Raptors 58-24 - June 10 2019 7:58 pm Mon Jun 14 EDTDeleted

Im torn. On one hand I would love to see KD come back and go completely off, carrying the Warriors and showing haters - hes the most valuable player on GS. And I dont want this to be the last day of the season. At the same time, Raps fans are so passio 4

GAME THREAD Golden State Warriors 57-25 Toronto Raptors 58-24 - June 10 2019 7:58 pm Mon Jun 14 EDTDeleted

Mate - summer is here, the shitposting has only begun 4

Apologies for our classless fans They don t represent the majority of us 9:59 pm Mon Jun 14 EDTDeleted

The whole arena literally cheered 1

Medical explanation of why achilles are more complicated in 7 footers Professional in the field 10:47 pm Wed Jun 16 EDTDeleted

LMFAOOOOOOOOOOO take my upvote 7

Dwane Casey It s not like in Toronto where they ve never tasted it 12:43 am Fri Jun 18 EDTDeleted

I mean Detroit still got 3... 1

Hype for Pelicans potential starting five 6:50 pm Sat Jun 19 EDTDeleted

Im jealous as hell. They basically jumpstarted their rebuild. Im curious to see what they do with their 4th pick? They seem to be set in every position but maybe Center. Maybe trade back for Hayes? 1

DLo to the Celtics 12:35 am Sun Jun 20 EDTDeleted

I doubt the Celtics have cap space unless they pull off a sign and trade which doesnt make sense because why would the Nets help out a divisional rival. DLo to the Suns. Or Bulls pls. 1

Now that its all said and done do you think Toronto winning will make Kawhi more likely to stay or leave And why5:07 pm Sun Jun 20 EDTDeleted

I think the Lakers getting AD makes Kawhi more likely to NOT GO to the Lakers 6

r nbastreams has been banned2:02 pm Mon Jun 21 EDTDeleted

DM me please 2

Suns fans are the most delusional fanbase in the game10:24 am Fri Jun 25 EDTDeleted

Brogdon would be a great fit 1

Would LeBron James reach 8 straight NBA Finals if he played in the West 4:08 pm Sun Jun 27 EDTDeleted

God no wtf 5

Would you cry if your favorite nba team died 11:43 pm Mon Jun 28 EDTDeleted

Yes. I would be bawling. Not just my team but any team. 1

Rank these players on the all-time list Barkley Garnett Wade Curry Ewing Nowitzki Robinson12:21 pm Sat Jul 3 EDTDeleted

Wade Curry Dirk Barkley KG Robinson Ewing 0

Is it possible KD is just exploring his sexuality6:27 pm Tue Jul 6 EDTDeleted

wut -1

Jalen Rose says Kawhi is staying in Toronto for two years4:38 pm Wed Jul 7 EDTDeleted

Or a legit calculated move by Kawhi and his camp? It makes complete sense for Kawhi. In two years a lot of contracts from the Raptors will be expiring. Lol wtf. This could very well be a possibility. 13

How will Lakers fans react if they don t get Kawhi 7:48 pm Wed Jul 7 EDTDeleted

IT would be the biggest meltdown since the Warriors choking a 3-1 lead 0

If Kawhi said he ll sign with your team but you have to find a way in his airplane in the air how does your team do it 4:06 pm Fri Jul 9 EDTDeleted

Lavine will fly onto the airplane 1

In what way did Kawhi Leonard and Paul George fuck over the Lakers 12:16 pm Sat Jul 10 EDTDeleted

Kawhi purposely stalled his decision so the Clips would have time to make the PG trade. It just happened that the Lakers also lost out on potential FAs so now they signing scrubs like Quinn Cook by calling him a "sniper", "sharpshooter" over in r/Lakers 2

RDA has deleted his Twitter account1:57 pm Sat Jul 10 EDTDeleted

The minute r/Lakers become unrestricted - all hell will break loose. They about to get nuked 1

Lakers recovered nicely 3:07 pm Sat Jul 10 EDTDeleted

I’ll take PBev/PG/Kawhi/Mo/Zubac with a bench of Trez, Lou, Shamet, McGruder -2

Marcus Morris is the key missing piece for this Lakers team 4:12 pm Sat Jul 10 EDTDeleted

I think Kawhi is. 0

PSA to aggressive Lakers fans at Clippers games going forward 5:14 pm Sat Jul 10 EDTDeleted

Damnnnnnnnnnnn 14

Everyone sleeping on the Utah Jazz 6:01 pm Sat Jul 10 EDTDeleted

Jazz Nuggets Lakers Clippers Blazers Rockets can all make the WCF and potentially Finals 3

What the FUCK does Kawhi Leonard want 6:36 pm Sat Jul 10 EDTDeleted

So that’s why he wanted to leave San Antonio 1

What the FUCK does Kawhi Leonard want 6:36 pm Sat Jul 10 EDTDeleted

1. Be in LA 2. Be the clear cut first option on a title contending team That’s it. And he got it. 1

It s probably my bias as a Lakers fan but why is the clippers depth so heavily overrated 12:13 pm Sun Jul 11 EDTDeleted

Clippers got to the playoffs and took the Warriors in 6 with the same team. They didn’t have a clear cut top option. Their go to scorer was Lou Will. Now they’ve swapped Kawhi and PG with Danilo and SGA. So you tell me if that’s good depth or not 3

How much better defensively is a Bledsoe Middleton Ilyasova Giannis Lopez lineup vs a KCP Bradley Green Lebron AD and McGee one 10:06 pm Wed Jul 14 EDTDeleted

I think it might be Hill-Bledsoe-Middleton-Giannis-Lopez? Idk but then who are the backup guards? I wish the Bucks kept Brogdon 1

How is the Rockets chemistry going to work 10:47 pm Thu Jul 15 EDTDeleted

Theyre best friends so making sacrifices to part of their games will happen if needed. But I dont even think they have to change that much. They both need the ball to be effective but they can take turns running the offense. Theyre both incredible out 2

What are your dream playoff seedings round 1 matchups 6:49 pm Fri Jul 16 EDTDeleted

Idk but some of the playoff matchups I want to see are: - LAL-LAC: obviously - PHI-MIL: Interesting to see Philly’s length and defense on Giannis. Ideally, Ben, Embiid and Horford can all defend him - HOU-POR: Russ/Harden vs Dame/CJ - DEN-UTA: Of 1

How many chinese fans could Donovan Mitchell take in a fight 11:55 am Sat Jul 17 EDTDeleted

LMFAOOOOOO 6

How much time do you suppose you waste on here every day 6:49 pm Sun Jul 18 EDTDeleted

Too much but it’s alright cause I’m a basketball fanatic 2

Windhorst Im told Kevin Love will likely be moved before the season Cleveland has been fielding offers from multiple teams 11:19 pm Sun Jul 18 EDTDeleted

Well......we had like what 2-3 days of break? Guess its time for F5 season again... Kevin Love come on down. 1

Why is Steven curry constantly called humble And why do people preach he came from adversity 7:47 pm Mon Jul 19 EDTDeleted

So much hate inside your heart...we don’t even know what we done to ya 3

Did Kyrie leave the Celtics because they werent dumb enough to fall in line with his angsty teenage way of thinking 12:19 am Thu Jul 22 EDTDeleted

Lowry still his bitch tho 0

Did Kyrie leave the Celtics because they werent dumb enough to fall in line with his angsty teenage way of thinking 12:19 am Thu Jul 22 EDTDeleted

Mate, I don’t think you understand. You had one year lol. You say we haven’t been relevant since Jordan which is true. But you haven’t been relevant since the beginning of your franchise til this year. AND IT LASTED ONE SEASON LMFAO. You’re gonna 0

People dont talk enough about how awful the Knicks are11:20 am Thu Jul 22 EDTDeleted

I was at the NBA Store the other day, everyone on line was buying either a Kyrie or KD jersey. The Knox/RJ jerseys were untouched. 99% of them were tourists tho so prob bandwagons but I truly believe there is a basketball shift in NY rn. More and more 0

Your favorite player is at your door crying and saying I cant believe I did that over and over again Not far away are 10 cop cars chasing him Do you let him in 7:15 pm Sat Jul 24 EDTDeleted

My fav player is Kobe... 1

Serious How come very few people are questioning the PG-Kawhi fit 8:47 pm Wed Jul 28 EDTDeleted

You got two of the best two way players in the league. Elite perimeter defenders and elite scorers. Not every duo has to have a playmaker. Luckily for the Clips they have a HOF coach that will work it out 1

Is Donald Trump a Knicks fan 4:39 pm Sun Aug 1 EDTDeleted

I fucking hate that. How can you be a NYer and root for anything Boston 2

Response to Kevin Durant Raptors are actually primed to make big moves in 2021 and have a good chance to make it back to the finals and even win numerous championships in a row11:07 pm Wed Aug 11 EDTDeleted

Toronto fans are the most insecure fans in the sport no lie. 1

OC There has never been a BOOBIES or BOOBS lineup in NBA or ABA history 11:27 am Thu Aug 19 EDTDeleted

What are the chances one day I go on r/nba to find serious, well thought discussion on the front page with OPs raising critical, interesting questions/debates instead of random fun facts? -1

Who do you dislike most Dwight Howard or Kevin Durant 3:56 pm Tue Aug 24 EDTDeleted

What do you mean? Steve Blake? Seems like a nice guy to me, why do you have a personal experience with him youd like to share? 1

Who do you dislike most Dwight Howard or Kevin Durant 3:56 pm Tue Aug 24 EDTDeleted

Neither lol Dwight is funny albeit a little dramaic but hes chill. KD is a cold blooded killa but obviously has some insecurities like a lot of us. 3

If Devin Booker never plays defence what stops him from turning into a glorified Jamal Crawford Lou Williams 10:09 pm Wed Aug 25 EDTDeleted

Efficiency and size 5

Is there a master list of LeBrons contemporaries who have publicly endorsed him as the Basketball GOAT 9:16 pm Thu Sep 2 EDTDeleted

Comment from a user: >Lebron " I feel like Im the greatest of all time because I won for Cleveland" >Meanwhile in Planet Reality : >Michael Jordan’s first 667 games, (Pre-Retirement) 84-93 >3 Rings (6 career total) >3 NBA MVPs (5 car -4

Who is the better playmaker Lillard or Westbrook 2:13 pm Fri Sep 3 EDTDeleted

Playmaker - Westbrook Player as of rn - Lillard Overall rank when its all said and done - by far Russ if nothing drastic happens 7

Who is the better scorer KD or MJ 9:51 am Tue Sep 7 EDTDeleted

MJ is the better scorer. But KD is the best scoring talent of all time. If that makes sense 7

If the US was actually trying to win their lineup would be Walker Middleton Mitchell Barnes Lopez10:56 am Tue Sep 7 EDTDeleted

I dont think any Celtics fans think theyll be the 3rd seed. Its obvious that Jaylen and Jayson are not what they were made out to be. Remember these were the very same fans that didnt want Kawhi cause they already had the next Kawhi in Jaylen. They n -2

Hypothetical Which player is better 7:43 pm Tue Sep 7 EDTDeleted

They all hover around ~55-58 TS 0

Hypothetical Which player is better 7:43 pm Tue Sep 7 EDTDeleted

Absolute ball dominance. Russ/Harden esque. Usually only person on offense to touch the ball until he passes it off for an assist. -2

Hypothetical Which player is better 7:43 pm Tue Sep 7 EDTDeleted

The only NBA players to reach 40% is Russ and Harden 1

Hypothetical Which player is better 7:43 pm Tue Sep 7 EDTDeleted

None of them are qualified as injury prone. All healthy and durable 1

Aside from basketball what are your favorite teams from other sports like football soccer baseball hockey etc9:02 pm Thu Sep 9 EDTDeleted

Lmfao chill 1

Aside from basketball what are your favorite teams from other sports like football soccer baseball hockey etc9:02 pm Thu Sep 9 EDTDeleted

What do the majority of Bears fans think about Trubisky? Honestly. 1

Max Kellerman of First Take was refreshing 10:52 am Tue Oct 12 EDTDeleted

FUCK CHINA -Vietnam 4

This is the end of China Klay 2:31 pm Tue Oct 12 EDTDeleted

Yes please. Fuck China. Biting the hand that feeds it. 7

Joseph Tsai is a communist sympathizer How do you feel about the Brooklyn Nets 11:55 pm Tue Oct 12 EDTDeleted

China is right next to NK as the most communist country. It’s horrible. Sure they have a capitalist economic system but doesn’t change the fact that they suppress any freedoms. Even Vietnam which has a similar system isn’t as communist, people are 2

Kendrik Perkins Morey is entitled to his own but he could have chose to address the young man that was just killed by police in his Dallas apt and he didn t or anything else that s going on right here in America but we just going to sweep it under 10:16 am Tue Oct 19 EDTDeleted

A lot of whataboutism around here 10

Dave McMenamin LeBron James pressured Adam Silver to punish Rockets GM Daryl Morey for controversial tweet9:13 am Wed Oct 20 EDTDeleted

Lmfao and this is your king, r/nba My bad, Qing I meant. 8

How bad do you think the LeBron booing will be this year4:23 pm Wed Oct 20 EDTDeleted

Hes gonna get bood the fuck out of in H-Town 2

Life without r nbastreams3:19 pm Sun Oct 24 EDTDeleted

It’s too late 1

What is the best r nbastreams alternative 12:07 am Mon Oct 25 EDTDeleted

OH LAWWWWWWWD 2

Jaylen Brown Averaged 13 Points has more career turnovers then Assists and Shot 34 Percent from 34:28 pm Mon Oct 25 EDTDeleted

How was he during the playoffs tho? 10

Jaylen Brown gets a 115 million 4 year contract with Celtics Is he overpaid 4:59 pm Mon Oct 25 EDTDeleted

115 or 103 it doesnt matter. Personally to me its an overpay. 2

Predict the seeding for both Conferences8:49 am Tue Oct 26 EDTDeleted

**West:** 1. LAC 2. HOU 3. DEN 4. UTA 5. LAL 6. POR 7. GSW 8. SAS **East** 1. Sixers 2. Bucks 3. Nets 4. Celtics 5. Pacers 6. ~~Heat~~ Raptors 7. ~~Magic~~ Heat 8. ~~Bulls~~ Magic/Bulls/Pistons EDIT: Forgot about the Raptors lol 2

It s Overreaction day And I can t wait10:14 am Tue Oct 26 EDTDeleted

That Celtics-Sixers game thread tmrw is going to be crazy. RIP Jaylen Brown and Cs fans tmrw if he doesn’t drop 25+ 10

Has Vogel watch officially started 1:21 am Wed Oct 27 EDTDeleted

Yes. Especially since he’s coaching Lebron 3

Why did Lavine take a layup with 4 seconds left 9:22 pm Wed Oct 27 EDTDeleted

This is the dumbest shit Ive seen. He single-handedly won us games last season 5

In his first game as a Boston Celtic Kemba Walker put up 12 2 2 with 3 TO on 4 18 shooting In his first game as a Brooklyn Net Kyrie Irving put up 50 8 7 with 0 TO on 17 33 shooting 11:42 pm Wed Oct 27 EDTDeleted

No one treated Kemba as equal it was only Celtics fans 6

In his first game as a Boston Celtic Kemba Walker put up 12 2 2 with 3 TO on 4 18 shooting In his first game as a Brooklyn Net Kyrie Irving put up 50 8 7 with 0 TO on 17 33 shooting 11:42 pm Wed Oct 27 EDTDeleted

Talent reigns over all. Theyre much less talented this year compared to last year. 1

If you put Westbrook on the Warriors this season instead of Curry would they have a better record 7:38 pm Sun Oct 31 EDTDeleted

Steph needs the right players in the right system to flourish. He can’t carry a team like Russ or Harden when he’s surrounded by scrubs. We’ve seen Russ carry a mediocre team to the 6th seed, a team that had no shooting. If Curry can’t do the s 1

Do you think Karl-Anthony Towns has shredded the soft-narrative after his altercation with Embiid 10:08 pm Wed Nov 3 EDTDeleted

nah 0

Hey Everyone GET IN HERE 11:19 pm Wed Nov 3 EDTDeleted

Youre lying EDIT: Holy shit you werent lying 2

Why do people call Harden the best scorer after 12 26 shooting 10:24 pm Wed Nov 17 EDTDeleted

In my objective view, he is one of the best scorers ever and right up there as the best scorer/offensive player Ive seen in my lifetime. Kobe, KD, Harden 9

Why do people call Harden the best scorer after 12 26 shooting 10:24 pm Wed Nov 17 EDTDeleted

>Ive seen in my lifetime. 1

Why do people call Harden the best scorer after 12 26 shooting 10:24 pm Wed Nov 17 EDTDeleted

Oh no, I def have extensively. It just wouldnt be fair to put him in my list if I havent actually watched him if you know what I mean. It wouldnt be fair to other great scorers that I also havent watched like Wilt, Kareem, Bird etc. Man, I feel old myse 1

Is Zach Lavine the closest thing to TMac in terms of playing style 3:30 pm Mon Nov 29 EDTDeleted

In terms of playstyle, Beal reminds me so much of Bucks Ray Allen 3

Is Giannis the MVP10:35 pm Thu Dec 23 EDTDeleted

Yes. 4

How many points will James Harden put up tonight 1:30 pm Wed Dec 29 EDTDeleted

Good point. 0

Can someone explain to me why Lebron is so revered when hes literally lost 67 of his Finals appearances 2:29 pm Wed Dec 29 EDTDeleted

But hes not being talked about as GOAT -1

Can someone explain to me why Lebron is so revered when hes literally lost 67 of his Finals appearances 2:29 pm Wed Dec 29 EDTDeleted

But being great means you win more often than not? -1

Can someone explain to me why Lebron is so revered when hes literally lost 67 of his Finals appearances 2:29 pm Wed Dec 29 EDTDeleted

??? Because Im genuinely curious you feel bad for me? I mean thanks? 0

Can someone explain to me why Lebron is so revered when hes literally lost 67 of his Finals appearances 2:29 pm Wed Dec 29 EDTDeleted

And I totally agree with everything you said. He is a great player and in my post I said hes one of the best of all time. 1

Are NBA players on the same team allowed to date each other or do they have to wait until the offseason2:35 pm Mon Jan 3 EDTDeleted

ummm 0

Dwight Howard says goodbye to Kobe on his Instagram9:49 am Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

I woke up this morning and it really hit me. He’s gone. How many mornings do I have to go til this horrible feeling goes away? First time I can’t get out of bed. I have ESPN on the TV, and going through Reddit/Twitter, texting friends cause it doesn 16

Where were you when you heard the news 10:59 am Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

In my bed watching You cause my cousin recommended it. Got a message from my friend saying Kobe died. I was like “yeah aii stop playing”. Searched it up, saw TMZ reported it and thought to myself no way Kobe died. Wtf does a tabloid agency know anyt 1

Should the NBA consider changing the logo from Jerry West to Kobes signature fadeaway 11:32 am Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

I would love to see that but I doubt it happens. It could gain traction if West himself publicly says it. But I would love to see the All Star MVP be named after him (I think he has the most MVPs and selections?) and I would love for 1/26 to be honored e 2

The NBA should make the All Star game MVP after Kobe11:36 am Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

Yeppp. And make 1/26 a day to honor Kobe till the day this league dissipates. It can mean both teams wearing his jersey or for the first two possessions to start off with a shot clock/backcourt violation like we saw last night 1

Game Thread- Kobe s Last Game9:07 pm Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

I cant bring myself to see it. Im gonna cry 3

Kobe Bryant vs Wilt Chamberlain 8:37 pm Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

Idk but they playing rn. 3

All time player rankings12:34 am Tue Feb 2 EDTDeleted

Nah you got it all wrong: 1. MJ ️ 1. Kobe ️ 1. Lebron ️ 1. Wilt ️ 1. Magic ️ 1. Bird ️ I’m not saying we should t have GOAT debates but at the end of the day, they played in different eras and brought something special to the game in -3

Kobe is the 3rd most worldly famous person to ever die 1 Michael Jackson 2 Princess Diana 3 Kobe10:39 pm Tue Feb 2 EDTDeleted

Can someone explain the MJ death? I was too young and didnt rlly listen to his music like that. I remember it being big but I would love to hear personal stories about how the death impacted you or other people. 0

Serious Whats your Kobe Challenge 1:03 pm Wed Feb 3 EDTDeleted

Thank you. 2

Ask r nba Has anyone made any life changes set new goals since Kobe passed 8:53 pm Wed Feb 3 EDTDeleted

Yes sir. Its what I take solace in. The Mamba mentality is not limited to the basketball court or the world of sports. It reaches to our everyday lives, goals and aspirations. Thats his legacy and thats why hes so influential to so many people. For m 2

What would be the best possible NBA lineup you could construct 8:19 pm Wed Feb 3 EDTDeleted

Bron Kobe MJ KD Duncan 1

For any people who know soccer do you think there could be a team like Tiki-Taka FC Barcelona in basketball 11:06 pm Wed Feb 3 EDTDeleted

Theres a lot of teams in the past with great ball movement but the difference between football and basketball is that when its crunch time, defenses lock up and you want your best player with the ball to create something in basketball. As a result, it tu 2

Rank these ten players in their primes Kobe Curry Lebron KD Kawhi Giannis Harden CP3 Wade Russ4:40 pm Thu Feb 4 EDTDeleted

Cause hes that good -1

Who is adopting mamba mentality after Kobes tragic passing 5:17 pm Sat Feb 6 EDTDeleted

Wdym adopt. On the court, in terms of killer instinct and Mamba we can see it in players like Dame, Kyrie, Giannis, Kawhi, Russ, Harden etc. Players who will go after you each and every possession. 1

Giannis records 36pts 20 rbs and 6 assist vs 76ers10:25 pm Thu Feb 11 EDTDeleted

Man is literally putting up similar numbers to prime Shaq. Its scary. 1

Your team is down 1 with 24 seconds left in the game The only way your team wins is if a player draws a foul and makes his FTs Who would you rather have in the final possession - Harden Ginobili or Wade 2:40 pm Wed Feb 17 EDTDeleted

Lmfao relax. Harden is my favorite player in the game. I dont see how this is shitting on him. All three players mentioned are great at drawing contact. Its a skill. 4

Jokic has clearly cost the Nuggets this game in the final minutes12:47 am Thu Feb 18 EDTDeleted

I dont blame him though. The Nuggets are just not good at closing out games. Its cool that they have great intricate sets to get easy buckets but when its crunch time, that shit is gone. You need players who can create something out of nothing. They d 1

ESPN recap on the Raptors Nets game12:55 am Thu Feb 18 EDTDeleted

I’m gonna be straight up with you - no one in the States gives a fuck about the Raptors. Even when they won the title - the talk was more about GS dynasty ending, KDs injury, and where will Kawhi play next. Think about it if any other team had a 15 g 1

Can kristen Ledlow fuck off already 8:34 pm Sat Feb 20 EDTDeleted

beta 0

The 30 for 30 on Aaron Gordon vs the dunk content is going to be great What would you title it 11:04 pm Sat Feb 20 EDTDeleted

30 for 30........robbed in Chicago 1

Why arent we talking about Pippen and Boseman 11:59 pm Sat Feb 20 EDTDeleted

Didnt they also give DJJs dunk a 9? Still tho they fucked up as well but iirc Wade gave DJJ a 10 on the final dunk but AG a 9. 1

All Star Saturday night was great12:24 am Sun Feb 21 EDTDeleted

It was ehhhhhh at first tbh. Crowd was absolutely dead which was pretty embarrassing. But as the dunk contest kept on going it got more and more lit. And then once the controversial shit happened - it blew up. 8

DJJ vs Aaron Gordon dunk by dunk in the final round Did DJJ deserve to win 12:39 am Sun Feb 21 EDTDeleted

I dont want to target Heat fans at all but I would love to hear their perspective on this. Many believed that DJJ rightfully won 1

DJJ vs Aaron Gordon dunk by dunk in the final round Did DJJ deserve to win 12:39 am Sun Feb 21 EDTDeleted

I agree to an extent but the same can be said about DJJ no? 1

Does Giannis have a go to post game 12:24 pm Mon Feb 22 EDTDeleted

I agree with this. Theyre favorites in the East but teams can limit Giannis and I still have my doubts about whether the role players can step up in a intense, nerve wrecking playoff game. 0

Who would you rather build a team around- Ben Simmons or Trae1:26 am Fri Feb 26 EDTDeleted

But wouldn’t Trae be a liability on the defensive end? Esp in crunch time when teams can target him? 3

Looking for die hard NBA fans to join our groupchat on Groupme You in 6:59 pm Tue Mar 2 EDTDeleted

Nah. Nah Im not in. Coach Nick. 1

Rudy Gobert1:16 am Thu Mar 4 EDTDeleted

He’s overrated. Yes his inside presence is important for the Jazz but it’s not like he’s dominating other elite centers. In fact from the games I’ve watched - Jokic, Capela etc all get buckets on him. In terms of guarding perimeter players, he 1

Why does r nba hate James Harden so much 6:42 pm Fri Mar 5 EDTDeleted

Oops forgot to add that to the title 0

Why does r nba hate James Harden so much 6:42 pm Fri Mar 5 EDTDeleted

This might be the best answer I got. Thanks I can definitely see it from that perspective 1

Why does r nba hate James Harden so much 6:42 pm Fri Mar 5 EDTDeleted

This has to be one of the dumbest things I read on here. In the hardest/toughest league for basketball, the league where anyone who is anyone wants to play - Harden has won MVP And you telling me who wouldnt excel in China, Europe or on the streets? Yo 2

Why does r nba hate James Harden so much 6:42 pm Fri Mar 5 EDTDeleted

How can it be a normal thing in the league? Players in the past and present have flopped. If youre talking about his FTs, theres no player that can create contact and draw fouls like him. If it was everyone would be doing it. Im not saying it as some 0

My Los Angeles Lakers vs the Los Angeles Clippers 12:20 am Sat Mar 6 EDTDeleted

Clips if they get the chemistry right. Their bench is far superior. Lakers role players will let them down. 4

New to NBA Whos the GOAT 6:07 pm Thu Mar 18 EDTDeleted

divoc 6

12:18 am Sat Mar 20 EDTDeleted

Couldn’t have said it better myself tbh 3

I m confused what position is Luka Don i 6:10 pm Sat Mar 20 EDTDeleted

SG 1

Updated Team COVID-19 just got their biggest offseason addition - Kevin Durant6:24 pm Tue Mar 23 EDTDeleted

They got their guy 1

Players past or present in the James Harden Manu build 5:20 pm Fri Mar 26 EDTDeleted

This is a really good answer 2

Players past or present in the James Harden Manu build 5:20 pm Fri Mar 26 EDTDeleted

Rose, Lebron, Giannis, Westbrook, Ja type of athleticism 1

During their absolute best year in your opinion Peak who would you say is was better Curry or Lebron 8:24 pm Fri Mar 26 EDTDeleted

Lebron wtf is this question 2

If Kobe played his entire career in the same Eastern Conference LeBron did how many finals does he go to 6:13 pm Sat Mar 27 EDTDeleted

Kobe in the East wouldve made all the Finals that Lebron did.....with the exception of the 2018 one and maybe...the 2007 one. But Kobe on the Heat wouldve for a fact beat the Mavs in 2011 and he wouldnt have choked like Lebron did. Lebron in the WC with 0

Ball 10:50 am Wed Mar 31 EDTDeleted

Damn this sub is really dead. Even the offseason don’t compare to this smh 3

Who would win in a 1 on 1 between MJ and LeBron 2:34 pm Tue Apr 27 EDTDeleted

MJ would make Bron cry before they even dribble the ball with his talk -3

BREAKING NBA to announce plan to re-open league as early as next week 1:59 pm Mon May 3 EDTDeleted

You know what....... Im gonna believe you 1

Discussion How wouldve James Harden fared in the league during the 90s 4:45 pm Wed May 5 EDTDeleted

I just put him on the Sonics cause he was drafted by them in the modern day 1

You are starting a team do you pick Kobe or LeBron 8:59 pm Sat May 8 EDTDeleted

Gimme Kobe 1

Kyrie was putting up a career high 27PPG on 48 39 92 this season12:48 am Sun May 9 EDTDeleted

Hes amazing but if anything, the past few seasons showed me that hes not a 1st option. I remember a few years ago, when he asked for a trade the debate was whether he could lead a team by himself and I was firmly on the "ofc he can" side. But as the 1st 4

Replace Lebron with Jordan in every NBA finals Lebron has been in and what changes 7:16 pm Sun May 9 EDTDeleted

They win in 2011 and never go down 3-1 against the Dubs. They win in 6. He wouldnt have got swept against SA in 07 and wouldve put up a much better fight in 14 too. -1

Replace Lebron with Jordan in every NBA finals Lebron has been in and what changes 7:16 pm Sun May 9 EDTDeleted

Cause he could do something Lebron couldnt do that series... .......shoot -2

Replace Lebron with Jordan in every NBA finals Lebron has been in and what changes 7:16 pm Sun May 9 EDTDeleted

Yeah but its much easier to scheme your defense against a guy who literally couldnt shoot then someone who could........ Basically no way MJ would have put the atrocious numbers that Lebron did that series and he wouldve at least gotten a game -2

Did Jordan Release The Last Dance To Diminish Lebrons Legacy 10:55 pm Tue May 11 EDTDeleted

No. If anyone had any idea about the history of the NBA, they would know MJs legacy and why hes the undisputed GOAT. Recency bias and the fact that the younger generation wants to be THE generation that can lay claim to watching the GOAT - is trying to 1

Where do you see Giannis going as a free agent 10:03 pm Tue May 18 EDTDeleted

Is it bad that I want him to leave just to see the drama and Bucks fans turning on him? But I also want him to stay cause he seems like a one franchise type of player and MIL deserves to have someone like that. 2

DISCUSSION Why suddenly people here think Lebrons carreer ended in 2011 9:28 pm Fri May 28 EDTDeleted

Ummmmm his career is still going....... His GOAT contention ended in 2011 1

Steph nash dirk the holy trinity of stars that never get criticized on here1:15 pm Sat May 29 EDTDeleted

- Steph - Nash - Dirk - Luka Theres a reason why these players dont get criticized as much as other players, they best "reflect" the demographics of this sub. -5

If dame was on the Warriors instead of curry he would be a better player9:12 pm Sun Aug 15 EDTDeleted

Youre getting bagged on and rightfully so, Curry > Dame and the Warriors dont make it and win the 14-15 Finals with Dame instead of Curry. But replace Curry with Dame on the KD Warriors - Dame would have 2 rings 0

Can someone explain why people compare Luka to Larry Bird They play nothing alike 7:25 pm Fri Aug 20 EDTDeleted

A white guy who can only shoot - Korver/JJ Redick A tall white guy, preferably European, who can shoot and have a post game - Dirk A white guy who can shoot, handle and pass - Bird 3

This Sub Gonna Hate It But Kyrie Was Right5:05 pm Wed Sep 1 EDTDeleted

Yeppppp And people clowned him This sub is entitled, sheltered and privileged af But muh flat earth 0

Mike Pence calls thr NBA protests absurd 12:52 pm Thu Sep 2 EDTDeleted

Isnt this the guy whos mad weird 14

Kawhi the best 4th quarter player5:54 pm Sun Sep 5 EDTDeleted

Def taking him over Bron 1

Stop overreacting to game 19:50 pm Mon Sep 6 EDTDeleted

Butler > Giannis in the last 5 min of a game and Im being deadass 2

As far as players go the NBA has been majority Black for 40 years As far as head coaches go it has never been majority Black Why 12:47 pm Fri Sep 10 EDTDeleted

Idk why youre getting downvoted - Im actually curious to find out the answer. 0

I just don t understand why Bucks fans thought this year would be any different what has Giannis and the Bucks actually improved and learned from since the Toronto series 9:19 pm Fri Sep 10 EDTDeleted

Doesn’t change the fact they still have a no answer for the same scheme 1

Paul Clifton Playoff P Anthony George III in an all important win or go home career defining Game 7 versus the Nuggets 10 points 2 assists 4 rebounds 4-16 from the field 2-11 from 3pt - of -20 a team leading 5 turnovers and a 0 0 0 stat lin11:45 pm Tue Sep 21 EDTDeleted

#LMFAOOOOOOOOOO 1

Any live coverage of the noon at ET time deadline 11:41 am Mon Nov 22 EDTDeleted

CP3 or Russ to the Knicks pleaseeeeeeeee 1

I cant wait to watch Steph Curry return to MVP form now that KD isnt holding him back 6:22 pm Sat Dec 4 EDTDeleted

Hes more likely to get injured, miss time than to have anything similar to a 2014-15 season, let alone a 2015-16 season He cant carry a team like Russ and Harden year in and year out. Hell get hurt. Like last season 3

Lebrons 2018 run was the best I have ever seen from any player5:52 pm Wed Dec 8 EDTDeleted

Stop acting like youve watched Jordan you bronsexual 2

Trying to settle a debate are Harden and Westbrook more similar than most 5:22 pm Mon Dec 13 EDTDeleted

Harden doesnt do bad in the playoffs Russ is not a bad leader 2

Rockets fans does it hurt less now 1:45 pm Tue Dec 14 EDTDeleted

LMFAO we both know thats not a fun team. Cousins aint lasting a season and Wall will be lucky to. But Tobias will def get Rockets fans excited tho 1

Giannis went from averaging 30 14 on 61 3 TS in the regular season to 21 8 11 on 55 TS against the Heat Biggest dropoff ever for MVP 5:19 pm Thu Dec 23 EDTDeleted

If he cant create on his own - the same thing will happen this season. It doesnt have to be a jump shot (although that would be huge), at least get a post up game. He cant just be running into a wall every postseason and expect to be successful. If he 3

Currys rings in 2017 and 2018 8:12 pm Tue Dec 28 EDTDeleted

KD > Steph on those rings It’s simple as that. 5

Can we finally end the KD vs Curry argument - its clear that KD is BY FAR the better player4:45 pm Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

Curry would literally break his back if he was asked to carry a team each season like Harden -4

Anyone feel that MVP Westbrook can carry a team better than Curry could on his own4:44 pm Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

Easily. Put Curry on that OKC team where there were literally no shooters and he would struggle mightily Put MVP WB on this Warriors team and I bet he can take them to the playoffs easily 2

People are forgetting the main difference between the Curry and Harden Westbrook led teams the system they played in 6:13 pm Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

Curry cant carry a team like those two. His body cant sustain the beating if he dominated the ball and had to iso over a full season. Hell get hurt. And when hes not in the right system perfectly tailored for him ie. having high IQ players, a playmak -1

Is anyone beating the lakers this year 9:39 pm Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

If all goes right (ie. they stay healthy) the Nets. They have the 2nd best duo in the league behind the Lakers. And theyre much deeper than the Lakers too. Itd be a great series 3

Post 2020 Christmas Dinner Ratings Thread10:46 pm Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

Stole this from r/soccer didnt ya 3

Update from the guy who said the Nets could miss the playoffs1:00 pm Sat Jan 1 EDTDeleted

Borderline playoff team in the East? The same team that made the playoffs last year without Kyrie? And now they have KD too? Lmfaooooooooooooo 8

Kevin 90 Durant is averaging 25 5 pts 4 5 rebs 3 0 asts 0 5 blks 2 5 stls while shooting 50 60 94 10:15 pm Sun Jan 2 EDTDeleted

Whats really impressive is how hes looked on the defensive side of the game. You would think his lateral quickness would be hampered but hes staying on dudes and hes moving extremely well. Whats scary is he still looks sloppy handling/passing and making 1

Do the Brooklyn Nets have a positive defender 6:20 pm Fri Jan 1 EDTDeleted

Both of your statements are false Hes not a DPOY level defender but extremely solid And since injury his defense looks great. You wouldnt even think he is coming back from an Achilles injury But I just wasted my time replying to someone who hasnt watc 3

Since losing the gravity of KD and Klay Steph Curry is shooting 29 from three over the last 3 seasons on 10 attempts per game1:35 pm Sat Jan 2 EDTDeleted

LMFAOOO youre going to trigger a lot of Stephews with this 2

Will Stephen Curry be labelled as a empty stats player if he doesnt will the Warriors to the playoffs 11:25 pm Sun Jan 3 EDTDeleted

Booker, KAT, Lavine has been putting up high TS% numbers too To be clear I don’t think Curry would be a empty stats player but I don’t think the players above should be labeled as such either 0

Who do you look for when hiring analytics interns 1:22 pm Sun Jan 10 EDTDeleted

The amount of karma they get on r/nba and if they can cherry pick advanced stats to help their argument but when someone uses the same stat to defeat their argument, they say something like "stop cherrypicking stats" or "the game is not played solely on a 2

2021 Kyrie Choke or Woke 12:02 pm Wed Jan 13 EDTDeleted

I’m one of the biggest Kyrie fans And he has me turning on him this season r/nba was actually right for once 3

What would LeBron beating the Nets do to his place in the GOAT debate9:08 pm Sat Jan 16 EDTDeleted

I mean Im prob the biggest Lebron hater here but if he gets to 6 and reaches 40k points.........hes the GOAT 5

Rob Parker Steph Klay and Draymond can thank Durant for 2 of their rings and Kyrie Love injuries for the other 11:36 pm Sat Feb 13 EDTDeleted

Hate him but he aint wrong about this 0

Do you believe Julius Randle should be an All-Star7:13 pm Thu Feb 18 EDTDeleted

Yes but not as a starter. 3

Is Zion Williamson the only Power Point in the NBA 11:28 am Wed Mar 10 EDTDeleted

Wtf 2

Phoenix Suns fans please stand up12:53 am Wed May 26 EDTDeleted

Booker wasnt prepared for the doubles/traps and higher intensity defense the Lakers had on him. When he did have the ball, he didnt know what to do. 2

Is LA Clippers is the Tottenham Hotspur of the NBA 1:25 am Wed May 26 EDTDeleted

Arsenal has history and a winning tradition in the past Can you say the same about the Clippers? 7

Why is what Kyrie said taken so negatively 12:52 pm Thu May 27 EDTDeleted

Danny Ainge: I never experienced racism in Boston Celtics fans: Exactly! See Other fans: What about Bill Russells comments? Celtics fans: Omg that was like 60 years ago Other fans: What about Marcus Smarts comments? Celtics fans: -_- 5

Why is what Kyrie said taken so negatively 12:52 pm Thu May 27 EDTDeleted

Because Celtics fans dont want to admit that their is a lot of racism in their sports history (not just basketball). If you dont believe me, go take a look at r/bostonceltics 0

Why is what Kyrie said taken so negatively 12:52 pm Thu May 27 EDTDeleted

In the same post: >I am poc and grew up in Boston. I live in California now, and it is way more racist here. Have you been to Indiana, Alabama and Florida? I have seen not subtle racism when I was there...Boston has had 3 black nba winning coaches. Wh 5

A fan in Utah recalls sitting next to Ja Morants father during Game 2 This fan indicates that several Utah fans were removed for directing unacceptable language towards the Morant family 1:16 pm Thu May 27 EDTDeleted

Jazz-Celtics are best friends ya never knew? -1

Who s game resembles Kobe s game more Jayson Tatum v Kyrie Irving 10:56 pm Fri May 28 EDTDeleted

I think Tatum and Booker are the two players that remind me the most of Kobes scoring game EDIT: Oh and also Julius "The Beyblade" Randle as well 5

The GOAT discussion is over1:30 am Fri Jun 4 EDTDeleted

2017* Once KD hit that 3 over Lebron in Game 3 2017, he took over the crown 0

Charania Sources Several NBA teams including the top markets are intensely monitoring the future of Damian Lillard in Portland for an opening to make trade offers 12:19 pm Sat Jun 5 EDTDeleted

>Herro Heat fans say no 1

Luka Doncic in the 1st half of Game 7 29 7 3 on 10-14 FGM 4-6 3PT4:50 pm Sun Jun 6 EDTDeleted

Get this man some help 2

With how dominant the Nets are playing without Harden what s an acquisition trade that could realistically happen that would put a team over the Nets next year 10:53 pm Mon Jun 7 EDTDeleted

Only “semi-realistic” move would be Kawhi leaving the Clippers and joining the Warriors. The other would be the Knicks signing Lonzo Edit: people actually taking this seriously? Lmfao 6

Paul George scores 20 11 1 in Game 1 on 4 17 shooting12:54 am Wed Jun 9 EDTDeleted

He really duped Kawhi and the Clippers franchise. Wow. 1

KD on the Dream Team 11:42 pm Tue Jun 15 EDTDeleted

u/salsa_boi we both know you got no friends, so theres no need to make up a imaginary conversation. If you tryna troll, just troll 3

Why did Sixers fans want to keep Simmons instead of trading him for Harden 10:35 pm Wed Jun 16 EDTDeleted

Thats cap -1

This is the reason why the Jazz were disrespected all year12:57 am Thu Jun 17 EDTDeleted

Imagine if they lose next game.... Losing 4 straight after being up 2 and the other team losing their best player.....yikes 1

This is the reason why the Jazz were disrespected all year12:57 am Thu Jun 17 EDTDeleted

You were up 2-0....... 0

This is the reason why the Jazz were disrespected all year12:57 am Thu Jun 17 EDTDeleted

Doesnt change the fact that youre potentially going to choke a 2-0 lead 0

This is the reason why the Jazz were disrespected all year12:57 am Thu Jun 17 EDTDeleted

Giannis is not getting exposed at all on defense 2

Can we just call it for what it is - Zion never wanted to be in NOLA NY was always his preferred spot12:40 pm Thu Jun 17 EDTDeleted

He would not be asking for a trade rn if he was in NY instead of NOLA 1

Can we just call it for what it is - Zion never wanted to be in NOLA NY was always his preferred spot12:40 pm Thu Jun 17 EDTDeleted

This too No Jordan/Nike rep would want him in NOLA over NY 2

Serious Which players from the present past would you say are ACTUAL playoffs chokers play significantly worse in the playoffs compared to the regular season 5:17 pm Thu Jun 17 EDTDeleted

Exposed is the right word 2

Which players who are liked now on r nba do you foresee becoming hated here in the future5:32 pm Thu Jun 17 EDTDeleted

Luka will never be hated by r/nba in the future I guarantee it And everyone knows the reason why -7

Any Chance Luka Declines the Extension8:44 pm Thu Jun 17 EDTDeleted

I see no problem with this Big markets > small markets 2

Yet another year where we see Gobert getting essentially played off the floor in the playoffs when will people admit regular season defensive impact and playoff defensive impact is different and that Gobert is not the best defender in the league 12:40 am Sat Jun 19 EDTDeleted

Are you implying that Gobert deserves DPOY when he becomes a liability on defense when it matters the most? 2

Yet another year where we see Gobert getting essentially played off the floor in the playoffs when will people admit regular season defensive impact and playoff defensive impact is different and that Gobert is not the best defender in the league 12:40 am Sat Jun 19 EDTDeleted

Bro everyone knows this. Tell this to delusional Jazz fans and those voters 1

Maxwell My heart goes out to the Utah players especially Donovan Mitchell who is a class act One of the few guys who makes his shoes affordable You deserve to be in a better place Houston Charlotte Philly Zimbabwe hell even OKC 12:54 am Sat Jun 19 EDTDeleted

LMFAOOOOOOOOOO Yo can Maxwell cut Goberts ass too please The whole world needs to pile on that man and his nuthuggers. Every year it’s the “muh he has DPOYs, check the advanced stats” and every playoffs he gets exposed as the weakest link on def 4

If the Rockets took the Ben Simmons package they almost assuredly would not have gotten the 2 overall pick They now have 3 FRPs in the draft 2 23 24 and have acquired 4 additional picks and 4 pick swaps from the James Harden trade 9:24 pm Tue Jun 22 EDTDeleted

Those "people" included a bunch of Rockets fans too 1

Woo According to league sources the Cavaliers have begun to explore trade options involving leading scorer Collin Sexton 9:35 pm Thu Jun 24 EDTDeleted

Hi 1

Windhorst Ive been told the Thunder Spurs and Wizards have all called about Ben Simmons but nothing is imminent 8:01 pm Sat Jun 26 EDTDeleted

Crazy how Sixers fans balked at the idea of a Simmons-Beal trade and now would love to have him lmfao 1

How can people look at this suns team and not consider them fraudulent11:22 pm Mon Jun 28 EDTDeleted

Theyre not fraudulent at all. On paper, they have the team and coaching to go all the way. The problem is, hoping Im wrong here, that I genuinely believe CP3 might be a curse. Like not on some wonky shit, but there are some superstitions I believe in a 10

Tyronn Lue teams are now 10-2 in playoff elimination games11:39 pm Mon Jun 28 EDTDeleted

I still remember when he was a meme. Both as a player and a coach. Really happy for him man. He’s brilliant 2

Dame kyrie harden curry How do you rank the four of them 1:26 pm Wed Jun 30 EDTDeleted

1. Curry 2. Harden 3. Dame 4. Kyrie But if I had to pick a player to carry a team and lead them to the playoffs - gimme Harden over Curry 3

Where does a Suns-Hawks Bucks finals rank in terms of hype 12:39 am Thu Jul 1 EDTDeleted

I was hoping for Suns-Bucks with Giannis healthy But considering Giannis isn’t going to play, then Suns-Hawks I guess. Rather see two young teams go at it and at least Trae will play. You got the whole Point God, old school PG in CP3 vs the young, mo 2

Rank these players Luka Tatum Mitchell Booker Trae4:12 pm Thu Jul 1 EDTDeleted

Why Booker over Mitchell? Theyre both bad defenders, even on playmaking and looking at their postseason numbers - Mitchells is unreal -1

Is there a young star in the league right now or who will soon be in the league that reminds you of CP3 in terms of playstyle 8:22 pm Thu Jul 1 EDTDeleted

Well hes not an exact carbon copy but I think many would say that CP3 and Stockton are similar in how they play. Even down to their other extracurricular activities (flopping, playing dirty, etc) 3

Is there a young star in the league right now or who will soon be in the league that reminds you of CP3 in terms of playstyle 8:22 pm Thu Jul 1 EDTDeleted

Ive never asked this before 0

Is there a young star in the league right now or who will soon be in the league that reminds you of CP3 in terms of playstyle 8:22 pm Thu Jul 1 EDTDeleted

Bro you mustve confused me with another Knicks fan. Theres a lot of us ya know 1

Do Suns have dynasty potential 12:18 am Sun Jul 4 EDTDeleted

Not unless they sign a huge superstar 10

What championship is widely considered an asterisk among nba fans11:15 pm Sun Jul 4 EDTDeleted

Raptors -1

Is this series over or can the Bucks still win 11:35 pm Thu Jul 8 EDTDeleted

"Series doesnt begin until a home team loses" 15

The Bucks gave up 2 first rounders 2 first round swaps and RJ Hampton for Jrue Holiday who they rewarded with 160 million dollars11:40 pm Thu Jul 8 EDTDeleted

>plus keep Giannis For now. Only a matter of time, when Giannis looks around and sees every team making big moves and contending while his team is capped out. This is their best and last chance to win a ring. 1

Did the Bucks really come back from 0-2 these playoffs 11:38 pm Thu Jul 8 EDTDeleted

If the Nets were fully healthy, they wouldve swept em. If they just had KD and Kyrie it wouldve went to 5 21

Statmuse Giannis and Thanasis Antetokounmpo combined for 41 points in Game 3 the most by a pair of brothers in NBA Finals history Family 11:43 pm Sun Jul 11 EDTDeleted

Dominic Torretto would be proud 49

Do you think an Asian player could ever be the face of the NBA 9:02 pm Mon Jul 12 EDTDeleted

Yes ofc It would be massive, esp considering the Chinese market and how much they love basketball 1

Chris Paul in Game 4 of the 2021 NBA Finals11:38 pm Wed Jul 14 EDTDeleted

That doesn’t explain his performance in Game 1 and against the Clippers, Nuggets and Lakers tho I just think Jrue is that good 1

A look back at the r NBA thread after Damian Lillard said hes Never leaving Portland for a superteam 1:16 pm Fri Jul 16 EDTDeleted

Hes not coming to NY. We want Sexton 2

Another entry in the Chris unluckiest player ever Paul saga Losing to a 17 19 FT game from a career 60 postseason free throw shooter is the most Chris Paul thing ever11:56 pm Tue Jul 20 EDTDeleted

Nothing unlucky about this series tho. He choked I’m sorry. He played well tonight but the past 3 games, he was non existent. 2

If MJ was so good how come he only made it to 6 finals 4:59 pm Sun Jul 25 EDTDeleted

Gambling 3