NBA High Five: Wizards Complete Upset

The first full week of the playoffs has blitzed by us. And in case you missed anything, here is the week that was in the NBA, in a nutshell we call the High Five:


1. Thunder Fire Brooks


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April 27 Predictions: What's With The Hawks' Offense?

April 27 Predictions: What's With The Hawks'  Offense?

Didn't we tell you in a previous post that the Brooklyn Nets have a puncher's chance to win a game or two against the Atlanta Hawks? We also said that if they were to win one, it would have to be in Game 3.

Well the Nets did that last Saturday and beat ...

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April 26Predictions: The Leaving Legends

April 26Predictions: The Leaving Legends

It's hard to imagine that Tim Duncan, Dirk Nowitzki and Paul Pierced posed for that photo almost 20 years ago. Duncan was the top pick of the 1997 draft while Nowitzki and Pierce were drafted next to each other the following season. Now, they are part of the last breed of the 1990's ...

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April 25 Predictions: Bulls, Warriors Gun For Sweep

April 25 Predictions: Bulls, Warriors Gun For Sweep

The Golden State Warriors and Chicago Bulls both came back from huge deficits to win their respective Game 3s to take a 3-0 lead against their opponents in round one of the 2015 NBA playoffs.

The Warriors rode on the magical three pointer of Stephen Curry to erase a 20 point 4th quarter lead and ...

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April 24 Predictions: Greedy Wizards Don't Want To Go To Back To Canada

April 24 Predictions: Greedy Wizards Don't Want To Go To Back To Canada

Paul Pierce showed his teammates his Jedi side. After beating the Toronto Raptors in Game 2, Pierce had another way of saying that he wants them (Wizards) to sweep the Raptors:

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April 23 Predictions: Point Of No Return For The Bucks, Celtics and Pelicans

April 23 Predictions: Point Of No Return For The Bucks, Celtics and Pelicans

Of the eight NBA playoff match-ups, only two pairings have been evened up after two games. Tomorrow will be the first set of Game 3s and half of the six teams that are in a 0-2 hole will try to get on the board with the series moving to their home floor.

For any playoffs ...

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April 22 Predictions: Can The Spurs Recover in Game 2?

April 22 Predictions: Can The Spurs Recover in Game 2?

Losing to the Clippers in Game 1 of their 2015 First Round playoff series was new for the San Antonio Spurs who had won their previous 11 Game 1's played. The Spurs hadn't lost in an opening game of any playoff series since 2010 and took a little something from their playoff aura ...

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April 21 Predictions: Can The Raptors Handle The Truth?

April 21 Predictions:  Can The Raptors Handle The Truth?

The road remains a tough place to play in the 2015 playoffs as the home teams improved to 9-10 in the first three playing days of the postseason.

However, that could change tomorrow with the Wizards looking to break the backs of the Raptors in Game 2 of their series.

Game 1 went to the ...

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April 20 Predictions: Pelicans, Bucks Try Again

April 20 Predictions: Pelicans, Bucks Try Again

After day 2 of the NBA playoffs, the home teams have dominated by winning seven of eight total games so far by an average of 11.14 points.

Only the Washington Wizards have won on the road so far, thanks to Paul Pierce's pre-playoff mind games and trash talk plus his 20 points in ...

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NBA High Five: The Playoffs Are Here

NBA High Five: The Playoffs Are Here

Last week was the final week of the 2015 regular season, and while some teams accomplished franchise best marks, others set their records the opposite way. So after all those records, the playoffs are finally here. But before we go to the Big Dance, let's take a look at what happened around the league ...

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