Micah Wimmer - Basketball Analysis

Player Empowerment For The Select Few

by Micah Wimmer

Feb 21, 2019 6:41 PM

When we talk about the NBA being a players' league where the players appear to have more power than ever before, we need to be more conscientious of firstly, just how limited that power is relative to ownership and secondly, how few players we're talking about. Read more »

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The Ballad Of Boogie Cousins

by Micah Wimmer

Jan 11, 2019 3:35 PM

DeMarcus Cousins now single-handedly provides a reason for fans otherwise tired of Golden State's dominance to cheer for the Warriors, adding a patina of fun and joy to their seemingly inevitable Finals triumph. Read more »

Tags: DeMarcus Cousins, Golden State Warriors, New Orleans Pelicans, Sacramento Kings, NBA

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DeMar DeRozan: The All-Star Anachronism

by Micah Wimmer

Dec 11, 2018 3:17 PM

There's something almost admirable about DeMar DeRozan's distinctiveness, his apparent desire to refine his own style rather than attempt to fit into the prescribed idea of who he, or any modern guard, should be. Read more »

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The Evolution Of NBA Star Jerks

by Micah Wimmer

Without intending to, Draymond Green and Jimmy Butler both show us how limited our patience today is for players acting like jerks, unlike in the Jordan/Kobe eras, how we now believe such behavior may be entertaining without being edifying. Read more »