Video: NBA Season Preview – New Orleans Pelicans: Rank #17

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. The New Orleans … Continue reading

The Ball So Hard All-Summer League Team

Summer League is always and entertaining affair, with a mix of up-and-coming players hoping to make an impact in the league and journeymen looking for their next contract all vying it out for NBA relevancy. Meanwhile, the new tournament structure, which … Continue reading

A Season In Review: The New Orleans Pelicans

Many hoped that a new name would mean a new era in New Orleans, but despite being one of the most active teams during the offseason, the Pelicans missed the postseason for third year in a row. However, now armed … 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

The Best Contracts in the NBA

If you haven’t seen it, Grantland’s Bill Simmons wrote a great article breaking down the 30 worst contracts in the NBA – a fantastic article that we strongly suggest you read – but here at Ball So Hard, we decided to … Continue reading

Kyrie Irving wins MVP as the Eastern All-Stars beat the West in record-breaking fashion

The Eastern Conference All-Stars, led by MVP Kyrie Irving’s 31 points and 14 assists, set an All-Star Game scoring record as they bet the West 163-155.  Kyrie Irving led the comeback charge for the East, scoring 24 points in the … Continue reading

Andre Drummond has MVP performance in Rising Stars win

Andre Drummond scored 30 points and grabbed a Rising Stars Challenge-record 25 rebounds to lead Team Hill to a 142-136 win over Team Webber on Friday night. Drummond shot out of the blocks, netting 16 points and 10 rebounds in … Continue reading

Re-ranking the Ball So Hard 50: 10-6

Before the 2013-14 NBA season tipped off, Ball So Hard endeavoured to put an end to the debate of who reigns supreme in the league by bringing you the Ball So Hard 50. As the halfway mark of the NBA … Continue reading