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During NBA Draft Night, I witnessed a ton of college prospects accomplish their lifetime goals of being drafted in the league.  It was a sight to behold, watching their families rejoice and take in the moment of their child achieving their dream of being a NBA player.  When you set a goal and work hard to achieve it, there is no better feeling in the world than that.  To begin, the #1 pick was Markelle Fultz out of the University of Washington.  He's a three-way scorer: mid-range, three-pointer, and finisher at the rim. He also has great size at 6'4 with a 6'10 wingspan, so the Sixers have their starting point guard of the...

During the Basketball Season, a lot of things occurred that was major and unprecedented.  To begin, this past summer , Kevin Durant left Oklahoma City to the Golden State Warriors for a two year deal worth $60 million. This was written in The Player’s Tribune when the decision was made.  His decision was met with major backlash and criticism by many because he left a team that was up 3-1 in the Western Conference Finals to a 73-win team.  He flourished throughout the regular season and ended up as a NBA Champion and Finals MVP.  He got the monkey off his back by winning his first ring. Russell Westbrook of the Oklahoma City...