REVIEW: NBA’s First Month

Nov 18, 2017; Atlanta, GA, USA; Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving (11) moves against Atlanta Hawks guard Dennis Schroder (17) in the fourth quarter at Philips Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports

The NBA season’s first month is complete, and what an exciting month it was. From buzzer-beaters to hungry teams ready to prove a point, the first month of the 2017-2018 season was a classic.

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Lonzo “Ballin'”

Nov 11, 2017; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball (2) drives for the basket against Milwaukee Bucks guard Tony Snell (21) in the first quarter at BMO Harris Bradley Center. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

Going into Saturday night, there was only one player younger than Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball to record a triple-double. That player was LeBron James.

Not only was Saturday history in the making for Ball, but it also ended a week that came filled with questions.

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Hoops Recap: Week 2

Oct 26, 2017; Sacramento, CA, USA; New Orleans Pelicans forward DeMarcus Cousins (0) looks on during the first quarter against the New Orleans Pelicans at Golden 1 Center. Mandatory Credit: Sergio Estrada-USA TODAY Sports

The second week of the NBA season was one no fan wanted to miss, but you can only watch so many games. Luckily, in Week 2, there was a myriad of games to watch.

It was the week of down-to-the-wire finishes and buzzer beaters, as the 2017-2018 season continues to impress people with some surprising teams and breathtaking performances by the worlds best.

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Hoops Recap: Week 1

Oct 21, 2017; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) drives for the basket against Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard (0) in the first quarter at BMO Harris Bradley Center. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

The NBA is finally back and the first week of action did not disappoint. Opening night was one of the main reasons why the week did not disappoint.

Opening night featured a pair of games that went right down to the wire. The Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics battled down to the end in a game that had many storylines going into it and made many headlines after the game as well.

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PREVIEW: Philadelphia 76ers

Jan 27, 2017; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (21) drives against Houston Rockets center Nene Hilario (42) during the fourth quarter at Wells Fargo Center. The Houston Rockets won123-118. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports

“Trust the Process” has been the motto for the Philadelphia 76ers for the last couple of seasons. For the 2017-2018 season, though, the process may be quicker than expected.

Philadephia should be a team to look out for this season – barring injuries.

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PREVIEW: Brooklyn Nets

Apr 6, 2017; Orlando, FL, USA; Brooklyn Nets point guard Jeremy Lin (7) shoots a technical free-throw during a game against the Orlando Magic at Amway Center. The Magic won 107-115. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Griffith-USA TODAY Sports

After a 2016-2017 season to forget, the Brooklyn Nets did make some quality deals in the offseason.

Brooklyn acquired the likes of defensive-minded wing DeMarre Carroll, point guard D’Angelo Russell, and scoring guard Allen Crabbe to the rotation this upcoming season. Even with these new pieces though, the Nets will, more than likely, still be in a rebuilding phase.

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RECAP: Warriors vs. Cavaliers – Summer League

It was an NBA Finals rematch in Summer League play Monday night.

The Cleveland Cavaliers improved to 3-0 in Summer League after its 91-74 wire-to-wire victory over the Golden State Warriors (0-2).

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