Video: NBA Season Preview – Boston Celtics: Rank #29

Come back each day in the month leading up to the 2014-15 NBA season tip off, as Ball So Hard’s Matt Sampson and a rotating cast of Fiasco Sports writers rank and preview each team in the league. After bidding farewell … Continue reading

A Season In Review: The Boston Celtics

After parting ways with a pair of championship-winning legends, the Celtics officially entered a rebuilding stage. The result was not pretty, but there are still plenty of options for Boston to investigate heading forward. Season Summary Boston went through one … Continue reading

New end-of-season awards the NBA should introduce

The NBA Playoffs are only weeks away, which means awards season is also almost upon us. Here are some ideas for new accolades we would like to see handed out at the end of each season. Some are serious, some … Continue reading

The Ball So Hard All-NBA AFL All-Star Team

With the NBA season winding down as the AFL season kicks off, Ball So Hard, in association with Fiasco Sports, looks at how an AFL team of NBA players would look. Do you agree? Who is missing from the team? Let us … Continue reading

Trade deadline deals with playoff implications

With the NBA’s February 20th trade deadline just around the corner, Ball So Hard looks at several deals that could alter how the postseason unfolds. Oklahoma City Thunder receive: SG Arron Afflalo Orlando Magic receive: SG Jeremy Lamb, C Kendrick Perkins and … Continue reading

Durant and Sullinger named Players of the Week

The Oklahoma City Thunder’s Kevin Durant and Boston Celtics’ Jared Sullinger have been named NBA Western and Eastern Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played through February 3rd to ninth. Kevin Durant led the Thunder to a 3-1 … Continue reading

NBA Rising Stars Teams Drafted

The teams for Rising Stars Challenge for All-Star Friday 2014 have been finalised, headlined by Anthony Davis and Damian Lillard. The player pool for the Rising Stars Challenge was revealed on Jan. 30, but the teams were not set until … Continue reading

NBA Rising Stars Challenge Players Announced

The 18 player pool for the 2014 BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge has been revealed. Headlining the announcement is rookie sensation Michael Carter-Williams of the Philadelphia 76ers, and potential All-Stars Anthony Davis of the New Orleans Pelicans and Damian Lillard … Continue reading

Eastern Conference Power Rankings

With the midpoint of the NBA season almost upon us, and the standings in each conference is slowly becoming clearer. Some teams are already focusing on the blockbuster 2014 draft class, while others are charging towards deep playoff runs and … Continue reading