Author Archives: Troy Pierce

Rookie Report: March 11-March 17, 2019

Troy Pierce | March 22nd, 2019

The Rookie of the Year race is heating up and the final weeks of the NBA’s regular season are upon us.

This week we will be checking on on two rookie point guards looking to make a name for themselves in this league.

Without further ado, here is your Rookie Report for the week of March 11, 2019. Continue reading

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Luke Walton on Hot Seat, Who Could Replace Him?

Troy Pierce | March 9th, 2019

This season has not gone well for the Los Angeles Lakers, but that might be just a bit of an understatement as the Lakers are currently sitting in the 11th seed in the Western Conference with playoff hopes fading fast. Luke Walton has been criticized throughout the season by fans and media alike, and it is believed among NBA circles that Magic Johnson already has a replacement in mind.

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Rookie Report: February 21-March 3, 2019 (Part 2)

Troy Pierce | March 6th, 2019

In part one of this weeks’ Rookie Report we took a look at Marvin Bagley III and the impressive work he did against two of the most imposing teams in the Western Conference.

For more on those games and Bagley III’s impressive showings, click here.

In part two we’ll head over to the Eastern Conference where Trae Young had two very impressive overtime performances.

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Rookie Report: February 21-March 3, 2019 (Part 1)

Troy Pierce | March 3rd, 2019

The final stretch of the season has begun! There is still a lot of basketball to be played this season and the Rookie of the Year race is far from over. Luka Doncic has been at the forefront of that conversation for most of the season but over the last couple of weeks we have seen Marvin Bagley III, and others, come to life.

This edition of the rookie report will be a two-part series to account for the few games just after the All-Star break and leading into the first full week of NBA action. Let’s dive into Part 1…

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Rookie Report: February 11th-17th

Troy Pierce | February 18th, 2019

With NBA All-Star Weekend looming to start the week, NBA was cut short this week with the weeks’ action ending on Thursday night. This week we’ll be checking in on Cleveland’s “young bull” Collin Sexton. Next, we’ll be checking in on Trae Young and his career night against the visiting Los Angeles Lakers. After that, we will head to the desert for DeAndre Ayton‘s 20-point performance against the Los Angeles Clippers.

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