The Mess In The Lakers Organization

The Mess In The Lakers Organization

The Los Angeles Lakers will forever be known as a first-class organization. Legends have passed through Staples Center (known now as Crypto.com Arena) and helped the Purple & Gold win championships. It wasn’t that long ago when LeBron James and Co. lifted the Larry O’Brien Trophy after the coronavirus pandemic forced teams to play in […]

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 Devin Booker Is a Legit MVP Candidate

Devin Booker Is a Legit MVP Candidate

As of today, the Phoenix Suns to an NBA-best 63-16 record, head and shoulders above all other teams by at least 10 wins. Their guard tandem of Chris Paul and Devin Booker has caused nightmares for opposing defenses. Historically, the NBA MVP Award has been given out mostly to players whose teams finished in the […]

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 NBA Twitter Stays Bringing Laughs

NBA Twitter Stays Bringing Laughs

If you’ve been paying attention to the content churning out from Belly Up NBA lately, you know we got beats on beats covered. There are Rockets articles, early looks at awards, All-Star snubs, trade chips, and rookie rundowns. I could try and break in with some thoughts on trades or a player or a team, […]

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 NBA Midseason Awards: Coach Of The Year

NBA Midseason Awards: Coach Of The Year

We have now reached the 2021-22 NBA season’s dog days! Coach Of The Year candidates this year have mainly unlocked their teams’ potential on the defensive end. All of these coaches below have done that this season, but it was tough to narrow it down to just these five. 5. Monty Williams – Phoenix Suns […]

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 The NBA Conferences Now Have Balance

The NBA Conferences Now Have Balance

It seems like ever since Michael Jordan retired, we have consistently watched the Western Conference be the dominant conference in the NBA. Yes, the East has won titles since 1999, eight to be exact, and had one dynasty, but it has mostly been the junior conference. The West has seen two dynasties, three depending on […]

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 The Steve Nash Curse Returns

The Steve Nash Curse Returns

As much as I love Steve Nash, I’m wondering if his curse still haunts him to this day. What’s this Nash curse you say? Nash never made it to the mountain-top. Nash never won a title, let alone play in a title series. Despite having a super team this year, Coach Nash might still not […]

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