As the talent at the top of the NHL Draft continues to rise each year the topic of tanking to ensure higher odds at the first overall pick is becoming a hot topic. 1,296 more words
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Even when Nick “Swaggy P” Young wins, he somehow manages to lose.
In a game where it would have been advantageous for the Lakers to lose so they could get a higher draft pick, Young had a career night and led the Lakers to a win over the Utah Jazz. 460 more words
It’s been all but a done deal for the last week or so, but with the Milwaukee Bucks’ loss in Toronto last night and our own Philadelphia 76ers’ win at home closer against the Celtics–a bookend of Ws in an otherwise L-heavy season of play at the Wells Fargo Center–it’s official: The #2 seed in the tanking rankings belongs to the Sixers and Sixers alone. 1,279 more words
With all the attention on tanking in the NBA centered around the Philadelphia 76ers trading away players and losing games because of inferior lineups (not tanking says NBA commish Silver), someone needs to take notice of the “interesting” lineup decisions made elsewhere. 282 more words
With a 110-100 defeat in Toronto Monday night, the Milwaukee Bucks locked up the worst record in the NBA this season, and thus the most ping pong balls in the much-anticipated NBA draft lottery. 416 more words
Yes we can! Yes we can!
The Milwaukee Bucks clinched the worst record in the NBA on Monday night when they lost to the Raptors 110-100, securing them the greatest chance at getting the number-one pick in the NBA Draft. 154 more words