Know the Basics of DFS NBA, a Refresher
May 31st, 2015
In this season of Daily Fantasy Sport (DFS) NBA, there are a number of new players and with the NBA conference finals only a couple days away, a quick refresher of the NBA strategy may help. In order to play a daily fantasy sport, one must first be able to get a hang of it, as there is a lot that goes into the DFS NBA strategy. For this article, we’ve come up with a few topics that everyone needs to know about this NBA season.
Get familiar with different scoring systems
Whatever website one uses to track scores, it cannot stress enough the need to master every website’s scoring system. Pinpoint and understand the subtle difference between each of them to better understand what’s going on in a game.
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NBA’s Amazing Final Moments of All Time
January 21st, 2015
NBA is that dynamic, power-packed, and energetic zone, from where fully spirited and immensely strong basketball warriors emerge. It is the zone where basketball payers have to demonstrate their charm and wit with the basketball in its entirety. NBA has indeed accepted the challenging responsibility of giving birth to basketball legends, who carve out their legacies in the DNA of this league. On its way to its 70th birthday in a few years, NBA has amassed a huge wealth of treasured moments of basketballs finals that it will continue to cherish forever.
There are stunning players such as Michael Jordan, Jerry West, Magic Johnson, and Larry Bird, who rose to the peaks of their performances while surviving the tremendous pressure of the championship series. While NBA finals are in full swing, we present to you a throwback of NBA’s amazing final moments of all time.
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Mel Raines is becoming Senior Vice President of Pacers Sports & Entertainment
January 13th, 2015
First, she helped in managing what was considered the most successful Super Bowls ever held in Indy in 2012. Then, in Tampa, FL she was a part of a national political convention together with a group of people who were in charge of running the Super Bowl of politics. At this present moment, she is known as Mel Raines, the woman who is about to join Pacers Sports & Entertainment as the Senior Vice President.
Mel Raines, 45, a native of South Bend and an honours graduate at the Indiana University has been a key person in the organization and realization of five Republican National Conventions, and besides this she has been a staff member in the second term of former Vice President Dick Cheney.
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August 30th, 2011
Yan Vesely, which was selected by the Washington Wizards in № 6 pick in the draft National Basketball Association announced that it has no intention to return to his former club Partizan (Belgrade) during the lockout in the NBA.
“We are preparing at home and then went to the U.S., where he worked on individual programs. I wait until the end of the lockout there and not go back to Partizan, because this will only hinder my concentration for the upcoming season. However, I want to thank everyone in Belgrade, because without them I would not have a chance to play in the league on the planet”, said Yan Vesely.
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Dallas Mavericks is the new champion of NBA
June 13th, 2011
The team of Dallas Mavericks is the new NBA champion after a match number 6 of the finals in the strongest basketball league in the world, beat the Miami Heat to 105:95. So the club from Texas won its first title in history, closing the series with a 4-2 success and then in the middle of Miami. Incredible match Mibsam made both players have become legends in the final of the Club of Texas – Dirk Nowitzki and Jason Terry. So back to Dallas to Miami for the lost title in 2006, also decided in six games. The title is a first for the whole stars of the Dallas players, including Jason Terry, Dirk Nowitzki, Peja Stojakovic, Jason Kidd, Shawn Marion and Tyson Chandler. Ultimate success of Dallas also voiced ambitions to slap Miami placard preid season when the club launched the idea that the attraction en LeBron James and Chris Bosh launch championship dynasty in South Florida. Jason Terry led the the winners with 27 points, Dirk Nowitzki finished with double-double of 21 points and 11 rebounds. German demonstrated tragic shooting in the first half but in the second half of the match showed why is one of the biggest stars in the NBA right now. Compelling European basketball No. 1 was set for the most valuable player (MVP) of the Finals. The Puerto Rican playmaker Juan Jose Barrett added 15 points and Shawn Marion added 12 for success. LeBron James scored 21 points, Chris Bosh scored 19, Mario Chalmers added 18 and Dwyane Wade finished with 17 in loss to Miami.
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Oklahoma City Thunder won the 7th match and qualifies for the final on the Western Conference
May 16th, 2011
Oklahoma City Thunder won game number 7 against the Memphis Grizzlies, and thus semifinal playoff series of the NBA Western Conference between two teams with 4-3 wins. “Thunder” beat their opponent with 105:90 in its Hall of Oklahoma City Arena, a very strong game made two big stars of the hosts – the wing guard Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook. Durant scored four threes on 9 attempts and finished the match with 39 points and 9 rebounds. So he completely make up for poor performance in game number 6, which implements only 11 points. The playmaker Westbrook did record a triple-double with 14 points, 14 assists and 10 rebounds. 17 points off the bench said guard James Harden. For “Grizlies”18 points marked the playmaker Mike Conley Jr. and 17 points and 10 rebounds recorded heavy wing Zach Randolph. Thus, Oklahoma City Thunder qualified for the first time in the history of the West finals after basing club in Oklahoma. Memphis started well in the first minutes of the match but the hosts gradually began to dominate. After the third quarter to lead Thunder to score 14 points already and guests had the strength of a turnaround in the last quarter. Both teams made a memorable series, which played a game with three innings, won by Oklahoma City and even one of the meetings has also been a period in which outlasted Memphis. Ultimately, pointing to the favorite in the clash between two teams team “Thunder” won the series and the finals in the Western Conference will face the Dallas Mavericks team that dethroning defending champion Los Angeles Lakers with a 4-0 win. The first meeting between the Thunder and Mibsam is 4:00 local time the night on Tuesday against Wednesday as the host was Dallas.
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Blake Griffin is the “Rookie of the Year”
May 6th, 2011
The leader of the Los Angeles Clippers Blake Griffin was named “Rookie of the Year” for season 2010/11 in the National Basketball Association, reported the official website of the organization. Powerful winger deserved award after literally carrying his team on his back and recording 22.5 points and 12.1 rebounds per game in the regular season, which allotted 12-ranked scorer in and 4 th in wrestlers. The situation around Griffin is very interesting, since he was elected under № 1 pick in 2009-a year, but last-season control of the Clippers received severe injury that stopped him from participating in the 2009/10 season.
“To miss the entire first year in the NBA because of an injury and then come back and win this award is extremely important to me. When I realized that I can not play all year, just decided I should go back the terrain better than ever and grow with each game, “Griffin said during the awards presentation.
The 22-year-old Griffin will definitely remember a good debut season in the league, after becoming only the second basketball player who was selected to participate in the “Star Game” in its first year in the NBA, and moreover, he won the contest dunks.
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Dallas Mavericks won the first play-off match with Los Angeles Lakers
May 3rd, 2011
Dallas Mavericks team lead with 1:0 victories in series against the Los Angeles Lakers in the second round of the playoffs of the National Basketball Association after tonight Texas team be forced to visit a “Lakers” with 96:94. Dirk Nowitzki has played consecutive strong game for the team and ended with “double-double – 28 points and 14 rebounds and Jason Terry Tyson Chandler added respectively 15 and 11, and Sean Peja Stojakovic Mvrian and finished with 10 points. Kobe Bryant scored 36 points for the team led by Phil Jackson, Pau Gasol and Lamar Odom and scored 15 points and both have added to their assets respectively 11 and 12 rebounds. In the first half, “Lakers” is presented better, and despite the efforts of Jason Terry, who scored 13 points in the first 24 minutes of play, Los Angeles had nine points advance of the holiday – 53:44, which came mostly thanks to series of 14:2 at the end of the second quarter. At the beginning of the third period the difference in results rose to 16 points – 60:44 in favor of the Lakers, but then Nowitzki and company made a series of 20:6 and quickly returned to the game. Bryant also answered the challenge and scored 12 consecutive points. 3:32 minutes before the siren alumni Phil Jackson led with 92:87, but prevented a series of 9:2 in his basket in the final ten seconds Kobe and Gasol prevented fatal mistakes in attack and had to put up with defeat.
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Atlanta Hawks got a spot in the play-offs of NBA
March 26th, 2011
Atlanta won a spot in the playoffs of the National Basketball Association of the USA and Canada (NBA) after defeating New Jersey with 98:87. Al Horford has made 23 points and 12 rebounds for Atlanta, and scored six straight points at the end of the match, which stopped the Nets series. Josh Smith scored another 22 points for the Hawks, who qualified for the playoffs to the NBA for the fourth consecutive time. But bad news came from the injured Joe Johnson, who dislocated thumb on his hand and missed the flight team for the visit against Cleveland. Anthony Morrow finished with 25 points for the team to New Jersey, which lost six of their last seven games. Derrick Rose led Chicago to victory in 95:87 against Milwaukee in the second match of the evening. He noted 30 points and recording 17 assists, earning almost alone games for the Bulls. Rose took place at 83:87 resulting in favor of Milwaukee. He scored two consecutive baskets from the free throw line, then put Joakim Noah clean position smoothing shot. Subsequently, Rose scored three straight baskets and brought victory for Chicago.
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Chicago Bulls won the match with Atlanta Hawks
March 23rd, 2011
Chicago Bulls Team continues to show fantastic form after a defeat tonight as a guest 114:81 Atlanta Hawks. In this way, “Bulls” are now sole leaders in the Eastern Conference standings of the NBA. Before the match on Tuesday Chicago divided first position with last year’s Eastern Conference champion Boston Celtics. With success against the “hawks” of the Bulls team record 10-win in their last 11 games. Holders of Chicago received even break in the fourth quarter after the winner of the game was already clear. “Bulls’ 41 points marked just the second quarter and 72 in the first half. Atlanta did it was the seventh defeat in the last 10 meetings of the team and the first home loss of the Bulls in four years. Above all was again candidate for MVP of the regular season Derrick Rose. Playmaker of Chicago finished with 30 points, 10 assists and 4 rebounds in less than 29 minutes a game. Guard demonstrated great distant shooting, scoring six threes on 8 attempts. The leaf Lyuol Deng also made a strong game with 27 points. For the Hawks top scorer was guard Jeff Teague had 20 points off the bench. With 14 points for the “hawks” noted winger Josh Smith and Al Horfard center.
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