The NBA is very weird right now. In an era defined by super teams and big threes and max contracts, we have a Warriors team that just won 73 games to cement itself as arguably the best ever. Each man serves his purpose, perfectly shaped cogs in an unstoppable machine that looks capable of destroying […]Read more "The State of the Association"
Wardell Stephen Curry II is the best basketball player since Michael Jordan. Yes this is a fact and don’t laugh just yet. No, Stephen Curry has not had as good of an overall career as some others that have played since Michael Jordan retired. Kobe has won 2 more championships, an MVP award, and […]Read more "Wardell Stephen Curry II: A Legend in the Making"
LeBron Some people love to call me a LeBron hater. I am not. LeBron James is the greatest basketball player on the planet and we have never and will never see another athlete like him. My problems with him stem from issues like this: LeBron James says Cavaliers are ‘too relaxed and too nice’ after […]Read more "The Starting 5: LeBron, Ben Simmons, The Champions League, Russell Westbrook & Paul George"
Welcome to the first weekly Starting 5 of High & Tight Sports. This weekly column will give a quick rundown of how the week in the NBA went, through the five biggest stories. I’ll then close with my rankings from worst to first of teams. So in the words of my good friend and fellow contributor, […]Read more "The Starting 5: Putbacks, Wilt Drummond, Chef Curry, Cousins Beef & Kobe"
“Kristaps Porzingis looks like a bust. He looks like hand-pulled noodles.” – Danny Chau of Grantland I freaking love Kristaps Porzingis. I am deeply and madly in love and I do not care who the hell knows it. I actually had about a quarter of a Knicks season preview written and then I saw Porzingis […]Read more "Knickstaps: Falling in Love with a Potential Icon"