Entries by Mateo Mayorga

David Griffin’s Seat is Melting in New Orleans

The western conference is open for the contenders, mid-level teams and those who narrowly missed the Playoffs in 2021. This comes amid uncertainty facing the Los Angeles Clippers and the Golden State Warriors heading into next season.  Kawhi Leonard of the Clippers is out for the foreseeable future, recovering from an ACL tear, and Klay […]

Dame Lillard needs Blazers to go for Broke

Before the Olympics began, reports of Damian Lillard’s displeasure with the Portland Trail Blazers erupted.  According to Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports, Lillard’s worries about the organization being a genuine championship contender could push him “out the door.”     Ahead of leaving for Tokyo with Team USA, Lillard denied requesting a trade, but in the […]

As usual, there’s little love for the Miami Heat

Shortly after the release of next year’s NBA calendar, the wise guys at Caesars Sportsbook revealed their win totals for the 2021/2022 regular season, enticing degenerate gamblers and casual risk-takers alike to plunge into the muddied waters of sports betting.       Upon review of Caesars’ predictions, it seems that these renowned fortune tellers have underestimated […]

Kawhi Leonard should sit next season if he wants

The NBA regular season returns in two months and the arms race known as free agency is nearing a cooldown. With most significant signings now complete, the league’s formidable opponents are some of the usual suspects, but a group among them reloaded thinking towards the future of 2022/2023.     Who else but the Los Angeles […]