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NBA star James Harden fined for flopping
Monday , Nov , 11 , 2013 Elijah Abramson

NBA star James Harden fined for flopping

James Harden is one of the NBA’s best players…and currently one of the biggest floppers.

HoopsVibe’s Quick Call: James Harden may have missed out on the NBA’s top-10 players in the league, but he’s a top-10 flopper.

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What if: Atlanta drafted Chris Paul in 2005
Tuesday , Nov , 05 , 2013 Joseph Sobczyk

What if: Atlanta drafted Chris Paul in 2005

The Atlanta Hawks had their pick of point guards in 2005. Between Chris Paul, Deron Williams and Ray Felton they really couldn't go wrong. They chose Marvin Williams. What would their future have looked like if they had drafted CP3

HoopsVibe's Very Quick Call: The Hawks would have been a very high scoring team who would have been a piece or two away from title contention.

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What if: Grizzlies pass on Hasheem Thabeet
Tuesday , Oct , 29 , 2013 Joseph Sobczyk

What if: Grizzlies pass on Hasheem Thabeet

If the Grizzlies never drafted Hasheem Thabeet, where would they be today?

HoopsVibe's Very Quick Call: The outlook for the Grizzlies and Thunder could be nearly reversed.

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What if: Michael Jordan’s comeback
Thursday , Oct , 24 , 2013 Joseph Sobczyk

What if: Michael Jordan’s comeback

Would Michael Jordan be able to keep up with the pace of the NBA and compete in a game at the age of 50?

HoopsVibe's Very Quick Call: Jordan might still be able to score a bit, but his defense will be highly suspect.

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What if: Redoing the 2008 NBA Draft
Wednesday , Oct , 16 , 2013 Joseph Sobczyk

What if: Redoing the 2008 NBA Draft

What picks do general managers have nightmares about?

HoopsVibe's Very Quick Call: The shape of the league is drastically affected by every draft.

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Race and the NBA: Top 3 Whitest NBA Teams.
Friday , Oct , 11 , 2013 Andrew Flint

Race and the NBA: Top 3 Whitest NBA Teams.

Top 3 Whitest NBA teams and it's not who you'd guess. HoopsVibe's Very Quick Call: Race and basketball have always been debated, argued, and pretented to be ignored. Here's a look at the numbers. Read More
What if: Shaq and Kobe never split
Tuesday , Oct , 08 , 2013 Joseph Sobczyk

What if: Shaq and Kobe never split

Would it mean more rings or more fights ... or both?

HoopsVibe's Very Quick Call: The Lakers would have had a similar amount of success between now and then, but would be better off in today's NBA. 

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Top 10 Players We’d Like To See Michael Jordan Play 1 On 1
Wednesday , Oct , 02 , 2013 Andrew Flint

Top 10 Players We’d Like To See Michael Jordan Play 1 On 1

We've all had discussions amongst friends over who would have given Michael Jordan a run for his money in a game of one-on-one. Most NBA heads would agree that MJ was so good that the next best thing seems to pale in comparison to His Airness.

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What If: LeBron Stayed in Cleveland
Friday , Sep , 27 , 2013 Joseph Sobczyk

What If: LeBron Stayed in Cleveland

With all the speculation over LeBron's destination next season we consider what if he stayed put Cleveland.

HoopsVibe's Very Quick Call: It would definitely have been a completely different NBA.

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Three of the most legendary performances at Rucker Park
Wednesday , Sep , 18 , 2013 Matt Formica

Three of the most legendary performances at Rucker Park

Located in Harlem, New York City, Rucker Park is arguably the most famous street ball court in the world.

Hoopsvibe's quick call:  If you ball it up at Rucker, you go down in history.  This article features three historic performances.

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History of the NBA Labor Union (NBPA).
Monday , Sep , 02 , 2013 Andrew Flint

History of the NBA Labor Union (NBPA).

It is the oldest labor union of all major sports and NBA fans should be aware and proud of its history. HoopsVibe's Very Quick Call: It's easy to only think of NBA players as multi-millionaires, but it was the formation of the union (NBPA) that first gave them basic rights, money, and healthcare.  Read More
Nate-Rob works on handles in the airport (video)
Wednesday , Aug , 21 , 2013 Matt Formica

Nate-Rob works on handles in the airport (video)

A video was recently posted online of NBA point guard Nate Robinson dribbling around random strangers in an airport.  And it's a pretty cool video clip.

Hoopsvibe's quick call:  A crowded airport seems like a good place to work on dribbling skills.  No wonder Nate-Rob has such sick handles.

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John Wall loves his mom, and that’s awesome
Friday , Aug , 02 , 2013 Matt Formica

John Wall loves his mom, and that’s awesome

John Wall shed some tears in a press conference this week, and he later explained it was all because he saw his mother getting emotional in the audience.

Hoopsvibe's quick call:  I love when we get to see elements of humanity in sports.  Moms are awesome.

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Top 5 Most Overpaid NBA Players Of 2013.
Friday , Jul , 19 , 2013 Diego Garcia

Top 5 Most Overpaid NBA Players Of 2013.

Top 5 Most Overrated NBA Players of the 2013 season.

HoopsVibe's Very Quick Call: These guys are earning way too much money and it's just that simple.

This is the list of the overpaid and the underachievers. Some of these players are very good players, but that doesn't mean for a second they aren't getting way over paid for their production levels. This is the 2012-2013 top 5 most overrated players based on their performance and earnings this season.

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