John Wall

The Washington Wizards went up 2-0 on the Atlanta Hawks after their 109-101 victory but there still is an important question to ask? Are the Wizards mature enough to put their foot on the Hawks’ neck? After all the strutting, chest bumping action, the series starts to get real inRead More →

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Yesterday, Making the Cut took a look at the first round of the Eastern Conference Playoffs. Today we take a look at the West. There’s only one question for the Western Conference playoffs, can anyone beat Golden State? Even though the question seems to have an obvious answer, the WesternRead More →

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The NBA playoffs are about to get started and as much as people mock how long they take, it serves as a bridge to college basketball so I’m not hating. So, without further adieu, here are my predictions. First Round Eastern Conference (1) Boston Celtics vs (8) Chicago Bulls RegularRead More →

John Wall driving for layup

On local sports talk radio, I frequently hear that DC isn’t a basketball town. This assessment could not be further from the truth. The truth is it isn’t a Washington Wizards town. Despite the efforts by guys like Wizards radio play-by-play man, Dave Johnson, the city hasn’t embraced Washington’s proRead More →

Portland's Damian Lillard

Lets not even mess around, the Western Conference is Golden State’s to lose. The addition of Kevin Durant to an already stacked roster has the Warriors as one of the biggest preseason favorites to with the NBA Championship in modern history. The Warriors chased history last season and came upRead More →

LeBron James

The East might belong to Cleveland but it should get a little closer this season. The Eastern Conference poses some quality threats in Boston and Toronto. Both feel like they are closer to the Cavs and could pose a threat in a 7-game series. The question for LeBron and hisRead More →

When the NBA Draft Lottery hits the airwaves, the conspiracy theorists hit the social media platforms. Ever since the “Patrick Ewing” draft, conspiracy theorists have said that the NBA Lottery is fixed. Truth be told, 98% of these amateur sleuths have a conspiracy theory for every team in the lotteryRead More →