USA Men’s Basketball Roundtable – Who Makes the Cut?

With the USA mini-camp at an end, the coaching staff has a tough decision to make on who should make the final cut to play in Rio. A few writers at Basketball Society are going to give a little insight on who they believe should represent the US in the 2016 Olympics. Our writers include: … More USA Men’s Basketball Roundtable – Who Makes the Cut?

2015 NBA Finals Roundtable

Welcome to our 2015 NBA Finals roundtable with the following Society writers: Alex Fischbein – @Thatkidfisch Martin Soaries – @marley_mcfly Alfonso DeFalco – @fonzydefalco BJ Boyer – @wcboyer24 Alec Walt – @alecwalt 1. What’s the most exciting part about this Finals match up? Fischbein: The battles in the backcourt. Kyrie and Shumpert vs Curry and Thompson should … More 2015 NBA Finals Roundtable

Society Roundtable: Timberwolves, You’re on The Clock…

  It’s official. The Minnesota Timberwolves had the worst record in the NBA, and after winning the Draft Lottery on Tuesday night, they have the 1st overall pick.  They are officially on the clock.  It’s early, but I thought I’d take a quick tour around the Society to get a sense of who we think … More Society Roundtable: Timberwolves, You’re on The Clock…

2015 NBA Playoffs: Eastern Conference Roundtable

With the 2015 NBA Playoffs underway, the Society decided to gather several members and discuss the postseason landscape in both the Eastern and Western Conference. To discuss the East and what we expect out of the likes of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Chicago Bulls, we enlisted the help of five hoops junkies. They are: Alec … More 2015 NBA Playoffs: Eastern Conference Roundtable

2015 NBA Playoffs: Western Conference Roundtable

Panel: Ryan Kirk (@rlk716) Chris St. Jean (@CSaint3) Martin Soaries (@marley_mcfly) Cee Armel (@Cee_armel) Aram Cannuscio (@ACannus) 1. What’s the biggest challenge for the Warriors to finish this season with a championship? Kirk: Biggest challenge Is living by the 3-point line and dying by the 3-point line. The Warriors will need to utilize bigs more … More 2015 NBA Playoffs: Western Conference Roundtable

Roundtable: 2014-15 NBA Awards Season

The 2014-15 NBA regular season has concluded, and the playoffs are on the horizon. Throughout the postseason, players will be honored with awards, such as Most Valuable Player, Most Improved Player and Defensive Player of the Year  for their performance during the regular season campaign. Several of the award races are hotly contested, so several members of the Society … More Roundtable: 2014-15 NBA Awards Season

NBA Trade Deadline Roundtable Discussion – ‘Good Lord.’

  The perfect tweet to capture yesterday afternoon’s trade deadline explosion: Good lord. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) February 19, 2015 That just about sums it up. If you weren’t on twitter between 2pm and 3pm on Thursday afternoon, that tweet might not resonate as much.  But if you were, then you likely witnessed Woj and … More NBA Trade Deadline Roundtable Discussion – ‘Good Lord.’

NBA Generations Top-Five Roundtable (1)

At lunch tables, barbershops, and bar-stools around the world, there are always debates about the best basketball players to ever touch the hardwood.  Remember that saying, “back in my day” that your uncle uttered at family reunions? If so, then this is probably a discussion that you have had or heard multiple times. What makes … More NBA Generations Top-Five Roundtable (1)