3 Championship Qualities We Can All Take From Michael Jordan

Every Sunday night for the past few weeks  I've been watching the Last Dance on ESPN, as many people around the world have. I have enjoyed every episode thus far, but my favorite ones were definitely last night's: episodes 7 and 8. There were some great takeaways from these episodes and for me most of … Continue reading 3 Championship Qualities We Can All Take From Michael Jordan

March Madness 2020: Simulating the Tournament 100 times

Unfortunately, with the outbreak of Coronavirus we were robbed of one of my favorite times of year, March Madness. I've taken it upon myself to see what we could've missed this March in a season that was very unpredictable. Over the course of the season I created and developed a college basketball simulation taking into … Continue reading March Madness 2020: Simulating the Tournament 100 times

March Madness Is Coming: Who to Watch and Which Teams Can Make A Run

The 2020 NCAA Men’s basketball season has been complete chaos to say the least. It’s been near impossible to tell who’s good and who’s not. The chart below shows the top 15 teams in the AP Poll at three different times of this season: preseason, mid-season and currently. Pretty easy to see how much the … Continue reading March Madness Is Coming: Who to Watch and Which Teams Can Make A Run

Big Ten/ACC Challenge Preview

Miami (FL) at Illinois 12/2 My Prediction: Illinois 78 Miami (FL) 68 Illinois only has one loss this year and it was on the road to a very talented Arizona team. The Illini have two post presences in Kofi Cockburn and Giorgi Bezhanishvili that will give a lot of teams trouble this year. Miami’s three losses all come againstformidable opponents (UConn, Florida and Louisville), but … Continue reading Big Ten/ACC Challenge Preview

March Madness Preview, Upset Picks and Bracket Tips

The Madness is finally here! It's the best time of year for College Basketball players, coaches and fans. I have split this post into 3 sections: A quick look at the best offensive/defensive/rebounding teams, upset predictions and bracket tips. Defense Wins Championships School Def PPP Rank eFG% Rank TOV% Rank Texas Tech 87.2 1 42.8% … Continue reading March Madness Preview, Upset Picks and Bracket Tips

Jabari Parker’s Offense Might Be Worse Than His Defense

Okay so the Bulls are 3-8 and in fourth place in the Central. They probably aren't going anywhere this year, but one of the more interesting transactions over the off-season was the Bulls move to sign Jabari Parker with a two-year deal worth up to $40 million. Parker became a hot topic over the summer … Continue reading Jabari Parker’s Offense Might Be Worse Than His Defense

I Don’t Know About This Whole James Harden MVP Thing

The MVP discussion always happens after the conclusion of the NBA season. On Monday, it was announced that James Harden won the NBA 2017-18 MVP award. I created my own MVP rankings to find who was the NBA’s Most Valuable Player for 2017-18 regular season. I added all the stats which can create or destroy … Continue reading I Don’t Know About This Whole James Harden MVP Thing