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Are the NBA Playoffs No Longer Competitive? - essentiallysports.com

Are the NBA Playoffs No Longer Competitive? – essentiallysports.com

When the 2016-17 NBA season started last year in October, a lot of people asked, "Why are we even doing this when we already know the end result?". Almost a month after the playoffs began, this couldn't be more...

Top 10 Richest Athletes in the World

Sportspersons are among the highest paid individuals in the world. Not only do they earn a lot through participation in sporting events, but also through various endorsements via their sponsors. These athletes are well known in their field and...
A Look Back At the Legendary Career of Paul Pierce - essentiallysports.com

A Look Back At the Legendary Career of Paul Pierce – essentiallysports.com

Paul Pierce just became the latest player to retire among a generation of players including Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett. Several of the greats took to social media congratulating Pierce on his 19 years long illustrious career in...
5 NBA Superstars Who Might Switch Teams This Summer - essentiallysports.com

5 NBA Stars Who Might Switch Teams This Summer – essentiallysports.com

With Round 1 of the 2017 NBA Playoffs in the books, several players will be testing the free agency waters this off-season. The free agency this year boasts of several superstar names such as Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry, Chris...
Larry Bird Steps Down as Indiana Pacers President – essentiallysports.com

Larry Bird Steps Down as Indiana Pacers President – essentiallysports.com

NBA and Basketball Legend Larry Bird has stepped down as Pacers President, The Vertical reported. The news was later confirmed by league sources. Pacers General Manager Kevin Pritchard will be replacing Bird as the President of Pacers franchise. https://twitter.com/TheVertical/status/858005342336282628 Bird was the...
Are the Golden State Warriors in Trouble? - essentiallysports.com

Steve Kerr ill, Are the Golden State Warriors in Trouble? – essentiallysports.com

In what could be a devastating blow to the Golden State Warriors’ postseason, Head Coach Steve Kerr might miss the remainder of the playoffs due to an illness caused by a back surgery he underwent a couple of years...
2017 NBA Playoffs Preview: Round 1 – essentiallysports.com

2017 NBA Playoffs Preview: Round 1 – essentiallysports.com

We are finally done with the regular season and this was quite a historic season. A bunch of records were broken. We saw some talented players perform under the lights. We saw 50-point triple doubles. We saw a player...
Westbrook Creates History, Notches 42nd Triple-Double - essentiallysports.com

Russell Westbrook Creates History, Notches 42nd Triple-Double – essentiallysports.com

42. That is the newly set record for most number of triple-doubles in a single regular season. Russell Westbrook finally broke Oscar Robertson's record of 41 triple-doubles in the 1961-62 season on Friday night against Denver Nuggets. Westbrook had...