February 7, 2013 by Brandon Keller
J-Smooth has his bag packed and is ready to exit the ATL as a free agent in a few months. The Hawks need to strike now and get some value before he leaves them at the altar. With that in mind, here are 5 trades that work for the Hawks if they want to Fed-Ex the man with outrageous UPS out of town.
Category: Atlanta Hawks, Cleveland Cavaliers, Denver Nuggets, Detroit Pistons, Oklahoma City Thunder, Phoenix Suns
| Tags: Atlanta, Cavs, Gortat, Josh, Monroe, Nuggets, Pistons, Smith, Suns, Thunder, trade
January 24, 2013 by Brandon Keller
What are the credentials of an MVP? Is it the best player, the best player on the best team, or the best player on the most surprising team? At 3 And D we say the MVP is the player a team could least afford to lose, so we take CP3, King James, KD and Melo off of their respective squads and see how those teams would do.
Category: Los Angeles Clippers, Miami Heat, New York Knicks, Oklahoma City Thunder
| Tags: Carmelo, CP3, Durant, Lebron, Melo, Most Valuable Player, MVP, paul
January 11, 2013 by Will Purvis
When Stern dropped the hammer and instituted the dress code, players around the league had to take off the doo-rags and throw on the bow-ties. Players around the league decided to start expressing their individuality in “interesting” ways. We rank the 10 best post-game getups in “Suit Up!”
Category: Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat, New York Knicks, Oklahoma City Thunder
| Tags: Suit Up
January 10, 2013 by Brandon Keller
In part two of the NBA Talent Rankings, the top five Power Forward and Centers are ranked. At Shooting Guard, does anyone have the venom to unseat the Mamba? As for Small Forward, I’m going to take a guess and say that the now crowned King may figure prominently in the final tally.
Category: Boston Celtics, Houston Rockets, Indiana Pacers, Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat, New York Knicks, Oklahoma City Thunder, San Antonio Spurs
| Tags: Carmelo, Durant, forward, guard, Harden, Kobe, Lebron, Manu, OJ, Paul George, Pierce, rankings, SF, SG, talent, Wade
January 9, 2013 by Brandon Keller
The NBA is a league driven by top-talent, and quite simply if a team do not have several elite players, they are not going to win a championship. With that in mind, we give you the Talent Rankings, which ranks the top five players at each position to determine what team has the most talent. Let’s begin with the top five dime droppers in the league.
Category: Boston Celtics, Brooklyn Nets, Cleveland Cavaliers, Los Angeles Clippers, Oklahoma City Thunder
| Tags: deron, five, guards, nash, NBA, paul, PG, point, rondo, westbrook, williams