Category Archives: NBA Report

Golden State Warriors huddle.

2014-15 NBA Power Rankings: Week 16

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NBA action has returned following the week long hiatus for NBA All-Star weekend. In addition, the NBA trading deadline has passed which included a flurry of trade activity from numerous teams looking to improve and prepare for the stretch run to the playoffs.

We are now in week 16 of the NBA season and we take a look at the updated NBA power rankings for the league which had minimal movement in positioning. Continue reading

A SoCal native following the N.B.A. since mid-80’s & playing basketball by ’87 who grew accustomed to an unbiased play-call due to the late-Laker-great, ‘Chick’ Hearn.

While still following the sport — and the Lakers organization more closely — there’s an uncanny desire for truth and accuracy while sharing a vantage point that may have been missed amidst the entertainment, also known as the N.B.A.

The 2015 NBA trading deadline deals.

A Flurry of trades at the NBA Trading Deadline

It started off slow but as the NBA trading deadline approached the deals started flying in, one after the other. Here’s the most recent news from the NBA famed news breakers:  Continue reading

Writer & NBA fan who’s been hooked since the days of Magic v Bird. Love basketball debates without it ending in a knife fight. My BBall nickname: “Todo El Dia” (All Day.) Hit me up on Twitter @fullcourtfern or Instagram: @raining3sdotcom
Klay Thompson scores 37 in 3rd quarter to set new NBA record.

Klay Thompson scores 37 in the 3rd and sets new NBA record

It was an historic night for Klay Thompson who went off for 37 points in the 3rd quarter, shattering the NBA record for most points in a quarter which was held for 37 years by George Gervin.  Continue reading

Writer & NBA fan who’s been hooked since the days of Magic v Bird. Love basketball debates without it ending in a knife fight. My BBall nickname: “Todo El Dia” (All Day.) Hit me up on Twitter @fullcourtfern or Instagram: @raining3sdotcom
Atlanta Hawks are white hot.

2014-15 NBA Power Rankings: Week 12

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Half of the 2014-2015 N.B.A. season has concluded & Golden State remains strongest thus far.  But, unlike 1-month ago, Atlanta is #2, moving up 3-positions and remaining the strongest team in the East.

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A SoCal native following the N.B.A. since mid-80’s & playing basketball by ’87 who grew accustomed to an unbiased play-call due to the late-Laker-great, ‘Chick’ Hearn.

While still following the sport — and the Lakers organization more closely — there’s an uncanny desire for truth and accuracy while sharing a vantage point that may have been missed amidst the entertainment, also known as the N.B.A.

The Memphis Grizzlies.

2014-15 NBA Power Rankings: Week 8

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(Prepared prior to games played evening of Wednesday, December 17th, 2014)

Roughly 25-30% of the 2014-2015 N.B.A. season has concluded and rather than add more opinionated  fluff to the web, Raining 3’s is here raining facts. Continue reading

A SoCal native following the N.B.A. since mid-80’s & playing basketball by ’87 who grew accustomed to an unbiased play-call due to the late-Laker-great, ‘Chick’ Hearn.

While still following the sport — and the Lakers organization more closely — there’s an uncanny desire for truth and accuracy while sharing a vantage point that may have been missed amidst the entertainment, also known as the N.B.A.

Golden State Warriors huddle.

NBA Status Quo: Reviewing the Season and Divisions

(Photo: Sam Forencich/NBAE/Getty Images)

Many following the NBA, whether they’ve followed basketball over the years or are relatively new fans of pro-basketball might already figure the Western Conference is stronger, or tougher compared to the Eastern  conference.  Continue reading

A SoCal native following the N.B.A. since mid-80’s & playing basketball by ’87 who grew accustomed to an unbiased play-call due to the late-Laker-great, ‘Chick’ Hearn.

While still following the sport — and the Lakers organization more closely — there’s an uncanny desire for truth and accuracy while sharing a vantage point that may have been missed amidst the entertainment, also known as the N.B.A.