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Read Curry, Duncan and LeBron’s Moleskines!

<b>King’s dream</b><p>I’m worried about these two Cavaliers. It seems my dream to give a Championship to my beloved Ohio is in jeopardy. And those juggernauts …

San Antonio

Tales of Ordinary Greatness

<b>Welcome !</b><p>This is the section where NBA Scholar will share some thoughts about the Association and other topics. As usual, expect nothing less than …

Fight Club

Quotes

That moment when NBA Scholar tweet appeared in the Rockets live game broadcast. Thank you, Houston Rockets. One of coolest moments of NBA Scholar …

Houston Rockets

NBA Scholar Art Gallery

2015-16 SEASON: THE SUPERSTARS ARE BACK!

Durant is set for an outstanding season. Maybe not so perceivable in the regular season – where he will try to moderate his efforts while trying to …

Basketball

CURRY: JUST PRESS THE BUTTON!

Mark Jackson said LBJ is still the best player in the NBA. Sorry Sir but you are wrong. Curry is the best basketball player right now. He dominates …

Kobe Bryant, like Jordan: chasing perfection

Once upon a time, more precisely by the end of the millennium, the NBA was about to finish a very important chapter. Bird and Magic, the two main …

10 actions that show you’re the ultimate NBA Fan

As we quickly approach the beginning of another season, entering the final 10 days before the real fun begins, the NBA Scholar has decided to create …

High School Basketball

Time for a new truth

First minute of the first LA Clippers game in the 2015-16 preseason: Paul Pierce steals the ball and assists DeAndre Jordan for a dunk. First two …

Basketball

2015-16 Key players

The good fortune of a NBA team is determined by many different factors but some players hold the key for a positive season. They might be the heart …

Paul George

OKC season: a victorious OK to C Durant staying as Champion or a sad OK to C Durant leaving

It´s do or doom for the OKC-Durant collaboration. For the Oklahoma City Thunder it´s either a championship or saying goodbye to their former regular …

Basketball

High IQ players playing team basketball killed the paradigm of getting NBA Titles with an average roster + 3 Superstars

It’s hard to forget the mesmerizing Phoenix Suns offense of 7 seconds or less created by Mike D’Antoni and orchestrated by Steve Nash. That …

Basketball

Grandiose delusions: LeBron James private playground

He grew up surrounded by constant hype. That created a recurring echo in his mind: “the best in the world”… “the best in the world”…<br>Twelve NBA …

Basketball

Top 3 Shooting Guards

A few days ago the NBA Scholar met with some of the brightest NBA minds he knows. The conversations with them are always interesting and usually fuel …

James Harden

Be careful what you wish for… or how Lbj is forever trapped in Cleveland !

“I´m coming home”, said Lbj about a year ago.<p>The NBA world experienced a wave of articles speaking about redemption, the return of the prodigal son, …

JR Smith

Lakers vs Celtics: which team is getting closer to glory?

A good friend of mine, a die hard Lakers fan, called me the other day and shouted: “have you seen what they´ve done on the …

Basketball

1 handshake = 10 rings. Tim Duncan and Kobe Bryant are NBA Deities

A simple handshake before the game, right? Except for the fact this simple gesture represents ten NBA Titles. Kobe Bryant and Tim Duncan are two NBA …

San Antonio

Durant, Harden, Rose or A.Davis: who will be the first to win a NBA Championship?

Curry became the first next generation star to get a NBA title. Durant, Harden, D. Rose and A. Davis saw how it was accomplished. A change of the …

Basketball

4-2 vs 2-4 ? Wade can dethrone “the King” next season, thirteen years after they were drafted

2003 Draft: the year Lbj, Bosh, Wade and C. Anthony surfaced into the NBA.<p>The biggest prize was, evidently, Lbj, “the chosen one”. After him, a trio …

Basketball

Jordan had to wait 7 years to win many Titles. He then “blocked” 7 Superstars to win at least one.

It all began thirty years ago at the Slam Dunk Contest, which showcased two of the most exciting high-flyers the NBA had ever seen: Michael “Air” …

Michael Jordan

Thesis: 2015-16 Spurs are the best team ever assembled

Are the 2015-16 San Antonio Spurs the best Roster ever assembled?<p>First off, let´s start with the “competition” :<p><i>Showtime Lakers:</i> The 80´s Lakers are, …

Basketball