GWS’ 2016-17 NBA Playoffs Second Round Picks

The first round is over and we are inching closer to the rubber match we have been waiting for between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors to see which team will raise the Larry O’Brien trophy one more time; is it too soon to tell the truth? At least we know we have…

GWS’ 2016-17 NBA Playoffs First Round Picks

The regular season is over (finally) and we are getting to the “meat and potatoes” of any NBA season, the NBA Playoffs.  Nothing wrong with a regular season, but this is the period of the season where we watch the cream of the crop take each game serious and there’s NO EXCUSES because this is…

2017 NCAA Men’s National Championship is set

National Championship Game Monday, April 3, 2017 – 7 p.m. CST, CBS No. 1 (West) Gonzaga vs. No. 1 (South) North Carolina The smoke has cleared from Saturday’s Final Four match-ups and we are down to two teams going after the 2017 NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship, the Gonzaga Bulldogs and the North Carolina Tar Heels, and…

2017 NCAA Final Four Showdown

March Madness is one of my top sporting events.  Each Spring, raw talent is displayed on the court from all over the nation; for three weeks, 68 teams are placed in a single-elimination tournament to battle until we have just one team standing to hoist the national championship trophy at mid-court.  The Big Dance has become…

Shaquille O’Neal gets a statue outside the Staples Center

  There was seven iconic statues outside of the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles, and they added another one — and it is a doosie! The Los Angeles Lakers organization held a ceremony Friday night honoring Basketball Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal, with his family, former teammates, and coaches in attendance to celebrate his tenure…

Bland thoughts of the 2017 NBA Slam Dunk Contest

pic.twitter.com/OIWAu6znYs — José ⭐ (@whoisjoserivera) February 19, 2017 There was a Verizon Slam Dunk Contest last year north of the border in Toronto where the Minnesota Timberwolves’ Zach LaVine and the Orlando Magic’s Aaron Gordon had an epic battle where the entertainment was as intense as Vince Carter’s performance at Oakland Arena in the year 2000. The 2017 Slam Dunk Contest didn’t…