August 17, 2020 Ab Stanley

The Eastern Conference playoffs should provide as much in the way of answers as it will mystery. With a myriad of injuries and players opting out overall, some of these matchups might have lost...

February 11, 2020 Allen Fields

With the trade NBA deadline over and All-Star Weekend fast approaching, we can catch our collective breath and review what happened. We normally examine players and the impact they have as individuals. We’ll save...

October 11, 2019 Alex Bab

It’s almost that time of year. The NBA season is just around the corner, which means The 3 Point Conversion team has to start the way-too-early prognosticating. Judging by our predictions from last year,...

November 12, 2018 Alex Bab

When the news of the Jimmy Butler trade lit up my phone Saturday morning, my first thought was “wow, the Philadelphia 76ers just fast-forwarded their development.” About twenty minutes later I started thinking “how...

October 18, 2018 Raphael Haynes

It’s that time of the year again! The NBA season kicked off this week, which means we here at The 3 Point Conversion are kicking into NBA mode. In that spirit, we had to...

The Eastern Conference playoffs should provide as much in the way of answers as it will mystery. With a myriad of injuries and players opting out overall, some of these matchups might have lost their luster. No matter the case, when the playoffs start anything can happen.   (1)...

The list continues of young duos ready to lead the NBA into the next phase. With almost half the teams showcasing their star tandems, there will be no shortage of players ready to take the mantle. Here’s a look at the rest of the dynamic duos:   Devin Booker,...

When picking favorites for the NBA Finals, the teams in the East rarely get a huge nod. Recently they’ve held their own, splitting the last four NBA Finals and winning four out of the last ten. This year’s crop of eastern ballers have a legitimate shot at taking home...

Welcome back! If you’re still with me after parts one and two of this strange NBA thought experiment, Thank You. In part one we discussed how nostalgia alters our memories of bygone sports eras and in part two we looked at how the average player has improved since the...

With the trade NBA deadline over and All-Star Weekend fast approaching, we can catch our collective breath and review what happened. We normally examine players and the impact they have as individuals. We’ll save that for another day. Instead, let’s take a look at the teams that have surpassed...

It’s almost that time of year. The NBA season is just around the corner, which means The 3 Point Conversion team has to start the way-too-early prognosticating. Judging by our predictions from last year, it’s an inexact science to predict June’s award winners eight months early. Regardless, we are...

3)Philadelphia 76ers vs. 2) Toronto Raptors     If the visiting team steals one on the road, it greatly enhances their chances to win the series. The Philadelphia 76ers have to feel good about their situation over the Toronto Raptors but not get overconfident. Game 3 is pivotal because...

The higher seeds in the NBA’s Eastern Conference all took care of their business in emphatic fashion. The better teams exerted their wills and strengths to advance. This is what was expected: no surprises or upsets. Now however, things are much less certain. Here is the Eastern Conference Semifinals...

When the news of the Jimmy Butler trade lit up my phone Saturday morning, my first thought was “wow, the Philadelphia 76ers just fast-forwarded their development.” About twenty minutes later I started thinking “how is this team going to look with Butler?” An hour after that, I found myself...

BREAKING: Carmelo Anthony passes Elvin Hayes for 10th all-time on the NBA scoring list

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