Author Archives: Perry Green and Stephen D. Riley

  • Is Ray Rice’s Two-Game Suspension Too Lenient?

    A February incident between Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice and his then-fiancé and now-wife, Janay Palmer, at an Atlantic City hotel sent shockwaves around the NFL. The alleged strike from Rice that knocked Palmer unconscious, and the video footage of Rice subsequently dragging ...

    Continue Reading...
  • Should the Cavs Swap Andrew Wiggins for Kevin Love?

    When the Cleveland Cavaliers re-signed LeBron James last week, it put them back into title contention. It also put them in the hunt for Minnesota Timberwolves Olympian and All-Star power forward Kevin Love. Love, who averaged 26 points, 12.5 rebounds and 4.4 assists per game last season, has ...

    Continue Reading...
  • How Far Will the Cavaliers Go Next Season with LeBron?

    The Cleveland Cavaliers might be enjoying the best offseason ever. The Cavs making the top pick in this month’s draft, and signing LeBron James, the biggest free agent in NBA history, capped a stellar three weeks. The rumor mill still has Cleveland preparing to make a run at Minnesota ...

    Continue Reading...
  • Which NBA Team Had the Best Draft?

    With the “deepest” draft in years now complete, the 2014 NBA Draft represented a huge step forward for many teams. With three highly rated prospects that could have each been taken first overall, several franchises landed key additions that have potential to become major contributors right ...

    Continue Reading...
  • Was the Big Three Era a Success for the Heat?

    AFRO Sports Desk Faceoff -   With the Miami Heat currently on the brink of elimination, and their Big Three of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh on the brink of free agency, the Heat’s future plans are up for reevaluation this summer. The San Antonio Spurs lead their Finals rematch ...

    Continue Reading...
  • Who Will Go First in the 2014 NBA Draft?

    The NBA Finals and LeBron James’ cramps have taken center stage for the NBA in the past week. But a few weeks prior, the Cleveland Cavaliers were fortunate enough to land the top pick in this summer’s NBA Draft, seemingly guaranteeing them a chance at the top selection in a loaded ...

    Continue Reading...
  • Should the Indiana Pacers Re-Sign Lance Stephenson?

    He's edgy, controversial and a tad annoying, but combo guard Lance Stephenson means everything to the Indiana Pacers. Now that they have been jettisoned by the Miami Heat four games to two in a best of seven series, the Pacers will begin a summer full of questions as they look to tweak ...

    Continue Reading...
  • Should Magic Johnson Buy the Clippers?

    Soon sports conglomerates, business titans and ordinary billionaires will be lining up to purchase the Los Angeles Clippers from now disgraced owner Donald Sterling. But who's the favorite? Several names have been floated but one single person continues to draw the most support: Magic ...

    Continue Reading...
  • Are Durant’s Days in Oklahoma Dwindling?

    It took some time, but the Oklahoma City Thunder finally advanced over the Memphis Grizzlies in a Game 7 grudge match to cap a turbulent first-round playoff matchup. Despite winning the series, Thunder star swingman Kevin Durant was often picked on and poked at by the Oklahoma media. Memorably, ...

    Continue Reading...

Latest Tweets

    Message: Rate limit exceeded, Please check your Twitter Authentication Data or internet connection.