Only Down One

Harrison Hamm
NBA analysis and news
Created 17 Jan 2022
  • Ranking the best trade options for Kevin Durant
    26 Jun 2022
    It’s not often that a surefire MVP candidate comes on the trade market with four years left on his contract. That’s what might be happening with Kevin Durant as it appears increasingly likely that rel...
  • What went wrong for Jayson Tatum in the NBA Finals?
    19 Jun 2022
    The margins are tight in the NBA Finals. The best of the best are the players who thrive in that environment against defenses geared to stop them, seeking out subtle counters and finding their own loo...
  • It all came together for the Warriors
    17 Jun 2022 1 0
    (We’ll take a look at the specifics of these Finals and playoffs overall soon. For now, let’s reflect.) Stephen Curry let out tears of joy when the Golden State Warriors clinched the 2022 NBA Finals. ...
  • What to expect in Game 5 of the NBA Finals
    13 Jun 2022
    This NBA Finals is shaping up to be one of the most exciting in recent memory, probably since 2016. The Boston Celtics and Golden State Warriors are tied 2-2 heading back to San Francisco. Here’s what...
  • The Celtics are turning Draymond Green into an offensive liability
    10 Jun 2022
    It has been a tough first three games of the NBA Finals for Draymond Green. He’s still elite on defense, but he has had a negligible offensive impact for the Warriors, to the point that he has been a ...
  • How can the Celtics attack Golden State in Game 3?
    08 Jun 2022 1 0
    After the Boston Celtics used a fourth quarter explosion to steal Game 1, you knew Draymond Green and the Warriors weren’t going to take it lightly. Golden State responded with a great defensive perfo...
  • NBA Finals Game 1 takeaways
    03 Jun 2022
    Game 1 was a weird start to the series. Both teams looked good and bad, missing shots they normally make and making shots they normally miss. Let’s run through a few quick takeaways: — The Celtics sta...
  • Your 2022 NBA Finals preview
    02 Jun 2022
    Four years ago, it looked like Golden State and Boston would meet in the NBA Finals. The Celtics went up 3-2 in the 2018 Eastern Conference Finals with the same top four players as they have today, pr...
  • Can Jimmy Butler carry the Heat in Game 7?
    29 May 2022
    There are only a few NBA players who can engage takeover mode, controlling everything on the court and winning a game with minimal help. That mode is reserved for players who can get their own bucket ...
  • The Warriors are riding high
    21 May 2022
    There is nothing in the NBA like the feeling of watching the Golden State Warriors explode. They play with confidence and swagger, and their innovative offensive approach is so unique as to seem unpar...
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