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Part Two: Carmelo Anthony’s Decision

Part Two: Carmelo Anthony’s Decision

Note: Click here to read Part One: The Pitches. Carmelo Anthony walks into the Knicks’ press room that is now filled wall-to-wall with media members. He sits down, adjusts his seat and takes a deep breath before tapping the microphone to make sure it’s working. To his left is his wife, La La Anthony, and on her lap is his son, Kiyan. He […]

Guest Post: Anthony Davis and Oversights in Extrapolation

Guest Post: Anthony Davis and Oversights in Extrapolation

Michael Pellissier — Business Dictionary defines statistical extrapolation as the “statistical technique of inferring the unknown from the known. It attempts to predict future data by relying on historical data.” Extrapolation is a frequently used and commonly misunderstood technique in the NBA. I imagine that a lot of miscues stem from a conceptual oversight on averages […]

Carmelo Anthony: Let The War Begin

Carmelo Anthony: Let The War Begin

This will be the first time in Carmelo Anthony’s career that he’ll be a free agent. The first time he’ll be courted since he was rocking braids in high school. The first time he’ll have NBA teams throwing out the red carpet for him. The first time he’ll have stars pitching for him to join forces with them. Plenty of teams want […]

Where Is He From: NBA Landscape Changing

Where Is He From: NBA Landscape Changing

Chris Reichert (@Chris_Reichert) with graphics by Matt D’Anna (@hoop_nerd) — With the World Cup catching the world by storm I wanted to take a quick look at the NBA and how much the world is really catching up to the dominant powerhouse that is the United States of America. Much has been made about how international players are coming to […]

The 2014 Crabdribbles Mock Draft

The 2014 Crabdribbles Mock Draft

We’d all love to be general managers and one day hold the keys to an NBA franchise, so we here, on Crabdribbles, thought this was the perfect opportunity to live out that dream. We each took a team, some of us two — and some of us even three — and we played out the 2014 NBA Draft, that will take place […]

Is Dario Saric Leaving Money on the Table?

Is Dario Saric Leaving Money on the Table?

Chris Reichert — I’m really not sure which event has more anticipation — the release of Detox or Dario Saric finally playing in the NBA. It seems as if we have been waiting for a good five years for this guy to come across the pond. Now that he’s decided to keep his name in the draft pool, this is the year he will be selected. But there’s not much else we really know […]

2014 NBA Draft Guide: Western Conference

2014 NBA Draft Guide: Western Conference

Rami Michail — The 2014 NBA Draft will take place on June 26th, and to get prepared for the momentous occasion, here’s is a guide for what could be on the table for each team in the Western Conference when their number is called. Dallas Mavericks Selections: 34th and 51st Needs: SF, PF, C Possible Targets – Second Round: P.J. Hairston, Cleanthony Early, Isaiah Austin, […]