Clearing the Deadline cobwebs: The best players traded on the NBA’s record trade-deadline day
In the biggest trade deadline day in NBA history, 37 players moved in 11 trades across the league. 16 of the NBA’s 30 teams will enter the last half of the season with a roster change, including some dramatic moves that could boost various title aspirants. With the number of multiple team trades, draft picks offered, protection on future draft picks, and the reshaping of rosters, it was difficult for even the staunchest NBA follower to clear the cobwebs and find where their favourite players landed or how their favourite teams have reloaded. Here is my countdown of the top ten players who have moved to new teams:
International Watch: Ranking the top-10 FIBA World Cup players outside the USA
Although the USA cruised to gold at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup, don’t let the Americans’ dominance distract you from the top performers from the rest of the world, many of whom, even in defeat, used the World Cup stage to further define their legacies. Here are the top 10 players from the World Cup outside the USA.
2014 NBA All-Star Weekend Preview: Sports With Biers feature
This coming weekend is All-Star Weekend. Because the writers of SWB are degenerate gamblers, below are our individual picks to win the All-Star Game, All-Star MVP 3-Point Contest, Dunk Contest and skills challenge. 3 Point Challenge Winner: Josh Biers (JB): … Continue reading →
Around the NBA: The favourites and the surprise packages
Every other week, the staff writers of Sports With Biers gather together and come up with questions regarding the NBA. We offer our opinions on trending league news and team performances. Who is your favorite team to watch this year, … Continue reading →