Author Archives: Perry Green and Stephen D. Riley

  • Was the Big Three Era a Success for the Heat?

    AFRO Sports Desk Faceoff -   With the Miami Heat currently on the brink of elimination, and their Big Three of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh on the brink of free agency, the Heat’s future plans are up for reevaluation this summer. The San Antonio Spurs lead their Finals rematch ...

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  • Who Will Go First in the 2014 NBA Draft?

    The NBA Finals and LeBron James’ cramps have taken center stage for the NBA in the past week. But a few weeks prior, the Cleveland Cavaliers were fortunate enough to land the top pick in this summer’s NBA Draft, seemingly guaranteeing them a chance at the top selection in a loaded ...

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  • Should the Indiana Pacers Re-Sign Lance Stephenson?

    He's edgy, controversial and a tad annoying, but combo guard Lance Stephenson means everything to the Indiana Pacers. Now that they have been jettisoned by the Miami Heat four games to two in a best of seven series, the Pacers will begin a summer full of questions as they look to tweak ...

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  • Should Magic Johnson Buy the Clippers?

    Soon sports conglomerates, business titans and ordinary billionaires will be lining up to purchase the Los Angeles Clippers from now disgraced owner Donald Sterling. But who's the favorite? Several names have been floated but one single person continues to draw the most support: Magic ...

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  • Are Durant’s Days in Oklahoma Dwindling?

    It took some time, but the Oklahoma City Thunder finally advanced over the Memphis Grizzlies in a Game 7 grudge match to cap a turbulent first-round playoff matchup. Despite winning the series, Thunder star swingman Kevin Durant was often picked on and poked at by the Oklahoma media. Memorably, ...

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  • Can Washington Win the NFC East with DeSean Jackson?

    If DeSean Jackson’s release by the Philadelphia Eagles was shocking, then his new home may be even more intriguing. The Washington Redskins acquired the former Eagles wide receiver on April 1, a move which could turn last year’s bottom-dwelling Washington team into a potential ...

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  • Where Will DeSean Jackson Land?

    After an abrupt exile from the Philadelphia Eagles, diminutive but explosive receiver DeSean Jackson is looking for a new home. Released last week due to multiple issues the Eagles' brass apparently held secret about Jackson, the Eagles cut the three-time Pro Bowler after signing him to a ...

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  • Should the Chicago Bulls Make a Move on Carmelo Anthony?

    It doesn’t take much to get rumors rolling in sports. A whisper here or a rumor there could start a landslide of propaganda and intrigue in which the thought sometimes has more substance than the actual truth. Such rumors ran wild this past week when word broke that Chicago Bulls center ...

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