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2019 NBA Draft Top 100 (Vol. 3)

With Conference Tournaments coming to a close, and fans getting ready to fill out their March Madness brackets, we re-examine the upcoming NBA Draft’s top 100 prospects. There was not a lot of movement at the top. Texas Tech star, Jarrett Culver, moved ahead of Duke Freshman, Cam Reddish. Keldon Johnson slipped two spots, and Romeo Langford slipped four spots. Most notably, Coby White has rocketed up eight spots to #13. His teammate, Cameron Johnson, has made an intriguing case as a late 1st round picks and Matisse Thybulle has made a similar leap. As we get closer to the
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2019 NBA Draft Top 100 (Vol. 2)

With the NBA trade deadline having come and gone, it’s time to check back in with all of the 2019 NBA Draft prospects! While Zion Williamson remains atop this year’s draft class, Ja Morant continues to rise up the board, moving up two more spots since our last Big Board. The most noticeable drop has to be Kevin Porter, Jr., having not played due to injury and disciplinary suspension. Also of note, Jaxson Hayes continues to rise as well, moving up six spots due to his stellar play as of late. One more re-positioning of note has to be Grant
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The Knicks Won The KP6 Trade & Could Save The NBA

The New York Knicks shocked the NBA world Thursday afternoon, by trading Kristaps Porzingis, Tim Hardaway, Jr., Courtney Lee, and Trey Burke to the Dallas Mavericks in exchange for Dennis Smith, Jr., Wes Matthews, DeAndre Jordan, a 2021 1st round pick (unprotected), and a 2023 1st round pick (1-10 protected). On the surface, this is a bad look for the Knicks, and NBA Twitter cascaded into a monsoon of melancholy and menacing rage as soon as the trade was announced. This was later tempered with the clarification of future draft assets acquired by the Knicks, but this trade should be
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2019 NBA Draft Top 100 (Vol. 1)

We’re finally at the half way mark through the regular season of NCAA basketball, and NBA prospects are starting to solidify their draft stock. I’m simply going to post my Top 100 for now, because if you’re like me, you don’t need an explanation for each ranking; you just want to see the rankings. I’ll highlight the top players as we get closer to the draft, and positions start being finalized. As for now, here are my Top 100 prospects for the upcoming draft! 1.) Zion Williamson – F – Duke (Fr.) 2.) R.J. Barrett – G/F – Duke (Fr.)
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NBA Trade Machine (Vol. 1)

  NBA trade season is upon us, as almost all of this summer’s free agent signings are now on the table, and it truly is the most wonderful time of the year! This trade season was kicked off with a deal that sent Trevor Ariza from Phoenix to Washington in exchange for Austin Rivers and Kelly Oubre, Jr. Apologies to Oubre, who would have seen himself in Memphis, if not for that pesky other Brooks. GMing is hard, y’all; especially in Phoenix. Now that the first domino has fallen, expect a bevy of moves, especially as we get closer to
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The Top 10 Sports Moments of 2018

As 2018 comes to an end (literally today), everyone is compiling their “lists of 2018” and we’re no different here at GVN. From best movies to worst movies and best shows, the only thing we haven’t done is best sports moments of 2018. In a year that featured the birth of Geek Vibes Sports, there have been plenty of memorable moments this year. So, from 10 to 1, here are our best sports moments of the year! 10. France wins the 2018 World Cup The 2018 World Cup was a fun one, and maybe because I didn’t have to deal
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