Archive for October, 2015

It’s a sad day for quality sports content as ESPN made the decision to “suspend” publishing immediately on Grantland. The full ESPN statement is below: Effective immediately we are suspending the publication of Grantland.  After careful consideration, we have decided to direct our time and energy going forward to projects that we believe will have a broader and […]

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John Wall will win MVP I talked about this in my Wizards preview and on the podcast, but I might as well reiterate here. A combination of voter fatigue and the top tier of players all splitting votes with teammates is going to open the door to some darkhorse candidate this year. My pick is […]

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2014-15 Record: 25-57 Key Additions F Mario Hezonja, G Tyler Harvey, G C.J. Watson, F Jason Smith, G Shabazz Napier, coach Scott Skiles Key Departures F Kyle O’Quinn, G Luke Ridnour, G Ben Gordon, F Mo Harkless Projected 2015-16 Lineup PG Elfrid Payton SG Victor Oladipo SF Tobias Harris PF Aaron Gordon C Nikola Vucevic Breakdown I’m […]

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Alex and Colby throw down their predictions for the playoffs, major awards, and other random funsies. http://media.blubrry.com/maskedmedia/p/content.blubrry.com/maskedmedia/LT-2015-10-27-033.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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With the NBA season kicking off tonight, here are the Other League writer’s NBA predictions for the 2015-16 season. Join us in the comments section below and let us know who you think will win each award or finish in each playoff spot.

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With the season just a couple of days away, get yourself ready for the season by reading on your favorite team and all of their rivals/biggest competitors this year. Here are all of the Other League 2015-16 NBA Previews ranked in order by Alex Lowe and Colby Rogers. Eastern Conference Chicago Bulls Cleveland Cavaliers Miami […]

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2014-15 Record: 50-32 Key Additions Bobby Portis, Fred Hoiberg Key Departures Tom Thibodeau Projected 2015-16 Lineup PG Derrick Rose SG Jimmy Butler SF Mike Dunleavy PF Taj Gibson C Pau Gasol Breakdown The Bulls are the only team in the NBA returning 99% of minutes played last year, and while that may not seem like […]

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Alex and Colby discuss the top three teams in each conference in this wrap-up of our team season previews. http://media.blubrry.com/maskedmedia/p/content.blubrry.com/maskedmedia/LT-2015-10-23-032.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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2014-15 Record: 67-15 Key Additions SG Ben Gordon, PF Jason Thompson Key Departures PF David Lee Projected 2015-16 Lineup PG Stephen Curry, SG Klay Thompson, SF Harrison Barnes, PF Draymond Green, C Andrew Bogut Breakdown The Golden State Warriors are so complete. They epitomize the I don’t want to pick against them until they prove […]

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2014-15 Record: 53-29 Key Additions Mo Williams, Richard Jefferson, Sasha Kaun Key Departures Shawn Marion, Mike Miller, Brendan Heyward, Kendrick Perkins Projected 2015-16 Lineup PG Kyrie Irving SG Iman Shumpert SF LeBron James PF Kevin Love C Timofey Mozgov Breakdown The Cavs suffered a very disappointing loss in the 2015 NBA Finals, but it’s important to […]

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On this episode of the Luxury Tax podcast, Alex and Colby talk entertainment rankings, Tristan Thompson, being sick, and the 6-4 teams in the West and the East. http://media.blubrry.com/maskedmedia/p/content.blubrry.com/maskedmedia/LT-2015-10-22-031.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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2014-15 Record: 56-26 Key Additions SF Josh Smith, SF Paul Pierce, SG/SF Lance Stephenson, SF Wesley Johnson, PF Luc Richard Mbah a Moute, PG Pablo Prigioni Key Departures C Spencer Hawes, SF Dahntay Jones Projected 2015-16 Lineup PG Chris Paul, SG J.J. Redick, SF Wesley Johnson, PF Blake Griffin, C DeAndre Jordan Breakdown Let’s get […]

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2014-15 Record: 55-27 Key Additions PF LaMarcus Aldridge, PF David West Key Departures SG/SF Marco Belinelli, PF Aron Baynes, PG Cory Joseph, C Tiago Splitter Projected 2015-16 Lineup PG Tony Parker, SG Danny Green, SF Kawhi Leonard, PF LaMarcus Aldridge, C Tim Duncan Breakdown This team is old. The presence of Danny Green and Kawhi […]

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2014-15 Record: 37-45 Key Additions F Justise Winslow, G Josh Richardson, C Amar’e Stoudemire, G John Lucas III, F Gerald Green Key Departures F Michael Beasley, G Zoran Dragic, G Shabazz Napier Projected 2015-16 Lineup PG Dragic, SG Wade, SF Deng, PF Bosh, C Whiteside Breakdown The Heat suffered the fastest swing of emotions of […]

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