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Grading the NBA Decision-Makers

Sports PhotoLeBron James’ handled his second free agency with less hype than his first, but the sports media certainly didn’t. SC’s Corrie Trouw hands out grades for how some of the story’s key media players fared on LeBron’s second decision. Complete Story

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LeBron Makes Another Wrong Decision

Sports PhotoWith many fans celebrating LeBron James’ return to the Cleveland Cavaliers, SC’s Brad Oremland explains why James is still acting in his own interests, and why fans who were upset by The Decision shouldn’t be so quick to forgive King James. Complete Story

What’s the Scenario?

Sports PhotoEveryone has an idea of where the big-name NBA free agents will play next season. But how will it affect the balance of power out east? SC’s Jonathan Lowe looks at the contenders might be thinking. Complete Story

If They Were All in Their Primes…

Sports PhotoAs NBA fans wonder about the futures of players like LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, and Chris Bosh, SC’s Brad Oremland considers a different sort of superteam: elevating great teams by putting everyone in their prime. Complete Story

2014 NBA Draft Studs and Duds

Sports PhotoIt’s 2014 NBA draft day and SC’s Ross Lancaster looks at two players he sees as being stars in the NBA, and two players that could disappoint their teams greatly. Complete Story

Living the Game

Sports PhotoWith rumors swirling suggesting Carmelo Anthony could join Miami’s Big Three, SC’s Corrie Trouw wonders why fans dislike NBA superteams so strongly and how the Heat became the team to root against. Complete Story

2014 NBA Finals Aftermath

Sports PhotoFollowing the greatest sports weekend of 2014, SC’s Brad Oremland focuses on the NBA Finals. In a column with as many questions as answers, we look at the legacies of both the Spurs and the Heat. Complete Story

NBA Finals: What Ails You?

Sports PhotoAs if this particular NBA Finals needed more drama, The Cramp that nearly broke Internet gave us so much more to talk about after Game 1. But where does that incident rank on Jonathan Lowe’s list of NBA Finals physical afflictions? Read on. Complete Story

NBA Finals Are the Spurs’ For the Taking

Sports PhotoSC’s Ross Lancaster previews the 2014 Finals, tells you why the two-time defending champs are at a disadvantage against the improved Spurs, and predicts a shorter series than a year ago. Complete Story

Counterpoint: Cavs Deserved to Win the Draft Lottery

Sports PhotoFrom time to time, the sports world is united in overwhelming agreement on one issue. As an anti-social contrarian, SC’s Corrie Trouw is often compelled to disagree. Complete Story

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