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Missner’s Manifesto: Tanking the Tank

A few weeks ago, I wrote about the NBA’s Eastern Conference so a few people naturally asked me if I was going to write a similar report about the West. I guess it was a reasonable assumption, but I am nothing if not unreasonable. Unlike the East, where nearly every team has been upturned, there […]

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Call To The Hall: Jermaine O’Neal

(Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports) We’ve hit the dog days of the NBA summer.  All the big name free agents have been snatched up.  Summer league is over.  Training camps are still weeks away.  So now is the perfect time to reminisce a bit over current NBA players’ career accomplishments to see if they are […]

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Shoe Review: adidas Crazylight Boost

I’ll just start off by saying, the new adidas Crazylight Boost basketball shoes are one fine pair of shoes to wear. I play a lot of basketball, and put my kicks through a pretty rigorous grind, and often short lifespan. With that in mind, I’m always on the lookout for a comfortable, durable, and well […]

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Call To The Hall: Elton Brand

(Kevin Liles-USA TODAY Sports) We’ve hit the dog days of the NBA summer.  All the big name free agents have been snatched up.  Summer league is over.  Training camps are still weeks away.  So now is the perfect time to reminisce a bit over current NBA players’ career accomplishments to see if they are Hall […]

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The Hip Hop Manifesto’s Hip Hop-ipedia – 1988

With the basketball season going rather quiet during the summer months, it’s time once again for The Hip Hop Manifesto to crank back to life.  Mr. Manifesto has been listening to a lot of old school rap/hip hop over the past few months, most specifically The Rub’s Hip-Hop History Mixes. So, as a companion piece […]

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Call To The Hall: Deron Williams

We’ve hit the dog days of the NBA summer.  All the big name free agents have been snatched up.  Summer league is over.  Training camps are still weeks away.  So now is the perfect time to reminisce a bit over current NBA players’ career accomplishments to see if they are Hall of Fame worthy or […]

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Research Paper Studies Nutrition for Basketball Players

Just got this press release today from the University of Bath:   As players in the NBA wind down after a hectic schedule of matches at the close of season, coaches and strategists will be looking ahead to work out how improve on performances for 2014/15. Now an international collaboration of sports scientists, involving researchers […]

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Call To The Hall: Derek Fisher

We’ve hit the dog days of the NBA summer.  All the big name free agents have been snatched up.  Summer league is over.  Training camps are still weeks away.  So now is the perfect time to reminisce a bit over current NBA players’ career accomplishments to see if they are Hall of Fame worthy or […]

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The Hip Hop Manifesto’s Hip Hop-ipedia: 1987

With the basketball season going rather quiet during the summer months, it’s time once again for The Hip Hop Manifesto to crank back to life.  Mr. Manifesto has been listening to a lot of old school rap/hip hop over the past few months, most specifically The Rub’s Hip-Hop History Mixes. So, as a companion piece […]

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Call To The Hall: Chris Bosh

We’ve hit the dog days of the NBA summer.  All the big name free agents have been snatched up.  Summer league is over.  Training camps are still weeks away.  So now is the perfect time to reminisce a bit over current NBA players’ career accomplishments to see if they are Hall of Fame worthy or […]

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