2015 NBA Mock Draft

The NBA Draft Lottery just happened and the Minnesota Timberwolves became the first team in more than 10 years to win the first pick while having the highest odds. (Odd, isn’t it? Geddit? Geddit?) The Lakers had a little help from lady luck and came up with the second pick, a much needed manna for…

NBA Comparisons For Top Basketball League Players

Editor’s Note – Bubba has blossomed. I cried after reading this piece. Yesterday, he never wrote. And today, he writes so well.   For the purposes of this comparison there are two things which are of note. First, we have selected two players from every team. The criterion for selecting the two has been on…

San Antonio Spurs Are The New NBA Champions

The San Antonio Spurs won the 2014 NBA championship on Sunday (Monday in India :P) by defeating two time winners and defending champions Miami Heat 104-87. The Spurs won the best of 7 series by amargin of 4-1. In a rematch of the last year’s finals, the Spurs put up a dominating performance. Having lost…

NLU Delhi Basketball League Finals

He threatened to do it all semester long. But he chose the biggest stage to do it. Shrutanjaya Bhardwaj, aka Sattu put in a performance that will be… no, HAS to be remembered by everyone in college. 76 points in 40 minutes of play. That’s almost 2 points a minute folks. Oh, and in other…

Basketball League – Week 2 Roundup

Editor’s Note – We are sorry for the gross incompetence of the author and correspondent for the basketball league since the notion of a weekly roundup seems to escape his grasp. We allude that to the bizarrely monstrous block by Parag on Siddharth “Bubba” Sharma where Bubba went up and then went DOWN! While the…

Basketball League Roundup: Team Reviews

The title says it all. For those slow on the uptake, this is a review of the teams in the Basketball league.         Barcemona (Ankit Sinha and Mona Nooreyezdan) The centrepiece for Barcemona is undoubtedly Aditya Prakash (He has to be! They paid 52.5 million for him!). The question which arises is…

All About Hoops: NLU Delhi Basketball League Auction

– With analytical inputs by Akshay Vaddagiri The NLU Delhi basketball league kicked off here today with the auction of the players in the cafeteria. The league, a brainchild of Shrutanjaya Bhardwaj urf Sattu and Siddharth ‘Bubba’ Sharma from 2nd year (with lots of valuable inputs from the sports committee), is expected to start by mid-March.…