Anuj Talwalkar is an NBA writer at EssentiallySports. Having composed close to 2000 articles, he aspires to manage his own team one day and is pursuing a top-tier college-level management program specializing in sports. Anuj's love for basketball blossomed after he started following the NBA a few years ago, and he decided to merge his writing skills with his understanding of this thrilling game. As a writer, Anuj admires the endurance that NBA players display on the hardwood, and he enjoys staying up-to-date with the dynamic complexities that underlie the league. He holds a deep admiration for players like Russell Westbrook and Kobe Bryant, who give their all in the arena. Anuj's passion for the game is contagious. When Anuj isn't playing some kind of ball outdoors, he likes to spend quality time with his family and friends. At ES, we fondly call him our 'sport' because of his dedication to the game and his pleasant demeanor.