RESPECT Magazine’s Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson chatted with Ben Troupe and B.J. Bennett on Southern Georgia’s ESPN Coastal “Three and Out.” Press Play Below To Listen!
The NBA season is here and we’ve seen a ton of injuries. The Boston Celtics’ Gordon Hayward and Brooklyn Nets’ Jeremy Lin are done for the season and the Houston Rockets’ Chris Paul is sidelined for two to four weeks.
Lonzo Ball did not come out hot in his debut at Staples Center against the Los Angeles Clippers and LeBron James and the new look Cleveland Cavaliers had something to prove in their home opener against former Cavalier, Kyrie Irving. Carmelo Anthony got revenge with his new team the Oklahoma City Thunder. He and his new teammates, Paul George and Russell Westbrook aided the former Knick in his victory over his old team. Also click here to find out why I believe the Knicks should still retire Carmelo Anthony’s jersey.
My picks for this season:
6th Man of the Year: Lou Williams, Houston Rockets
Most Improved Player of the Year: Jusuf Nurkic, Portland Blazers
Defensive Player of the Year: Rudy Gorbert, Utah Jazz
Coach of the Year: Brad Stevens, Boston Celtics
Rookie of the Year: De’Aaron Fox, Sacramento Kings
MVP: LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers
NBA Finals: Cavs vs. Warriors (Cavs win in 6)