Before the slick dribbling moves of Curry and Irving became popular in the whole world, there was a Derrick Rose who can beat almost any opponent because of his great crossover and hesitation moves. He was so good that even a double team defense cannot stop him from scoring. That’s what he is, especially during his MVP season in the NBA. We cannot hide the fact that Derrick Rose had a lot of injuries already, but if we will look back on his MVP season, then that’s the time that we can truly understand why he became so popular and became one of the greatest basketball player who ever played the game. Continue reading
Carmelo Anthony is one of the most popular and talented active basketball players in the NBA today. He is considered to be the greatest rival of Lebron James because of their rivalry that started since they are still in high school until now in the NBA. Carmelo Anthony doesn’t have a championship ring unlike James, but he already proved to all the NBA fans that he can carry a team on his back going to the playoffs. He is so popular that he was the 4th most popular NBA player today, according to ESPN’s World Fame 100 Rankings. Continue reading
Kobe Bryant is already retired in NBA but that doesn’t stop his fans and followers from admiring him. In fact, according to ESPN’s World Fame 100 rankings, he is the 3rd most popular among all NBA players and the 11th of all the athletes in the world. That’s a solid proof that he is really one of the notable athletes today. The absolutely reason for this was his great performance during his whole 20-year career. Being an NBA regular season MVP once and the NBA Finals MVP twice, there are no doubts that he was among the legendary players who ever played the game. Continue reading
Russell Westbrook is a very talented NBA player. He may be short but he has a superb talent and great athleticism. Westbrook is an unstoppable player to a lot of his opponents. He doesn’t really care about whose the person that will be guarding him. He will just do all the things to help his team win the game. Westbrook is the only all star player left in Oklahoma City Thunder this season after Durant transferred to the Warriors. Continue reading
Kevin Durant is a versatile NBA player who can do almost anything on the court. He is an athletic scorer and probably one of the best defenders also. Kevin Durant or KD basically has all the necessary skills to be a great basketball player. That is why he was the NBA Most Valuable Player in 2014, an award that not just any basketball player can get. Continue reading
Dwyane Wade is one of the most popular NBA players so we will include him on our on-going series of posts featuring the best and the top fan favorite basketball players in the world today. He is not just famous but also one of the most talented and multi-awarded players who ever played the game. Wade as of now is already considered as a future hall of famer and will be a basketball legend for sure. Continue reading
Stephen Curry is one of the best players in the NBA today and probably in the world also. Winning 2 consecutive MVPs were such a great achievement that can be done by great players only, and that’s what he accomplished on the past two seasons. Curry showed everyone that basketball is not only for the big men on the court, but also for the small ones. His only 6’3” but can outscore many bigger players than him. Yes, Stephen Curry is such an amazing player and it’s just right if we will know him much better.
Michael Jordan is a retired professional basketball player that is widely considered as the GOAT (Greatest Of All Time). He may be retired already in basketball but his legacy remains on the heart of every basketball fan. Because of his greatness, many basketball players nowadays are aiming to be like him or possibly surpass what he achieved already. It is like you are not considered a great basketball player if you cannot even compare a simple aspect of what you are doing to what MJ did before.
Lebron James is a very famous basketball athlete that every basketball fan know him and his level of playing. His greatness is even compared to Michael Jordan sometimes because of how he always carries his team to championships. There is a higher chance of any team going to the Finals if they have a Lebron James on their lineup. That’s already a fact which has been proven since he entered on the NBA. Continue reading
Below are the latest basic information about the Eastern Conference teams in the 2016-2017 NBA season. Continue reading