Author: Abhishek Yadav

NBA

NBA: Toronto Raptors vs Atlanta Hawks: Injury Report, Predicted Lineups and Starting 5s The Toronto Raptors will face the Atlanta Hawks for the third time this season in the NBA. So far this season, the Eastern Conference has been significantly more competitive than the Western Conference. While the West’s top teams have dominated the league, the East has done admirably as a collective. Let’s take the Raptors as an example. With a 32-26 record, they are ranked sixth in their conference. The Minnesota Timberwolves, the seventh-seeded team in the West, with a 32-39 record. This season’s inter-conference tournament has produced…

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NBA: Washington Wizards vs Cleveland Cavaliers Prediction & Match Preview On Saturday, February 26, the Washington Wizards will face the Cleveland Cavaliers at the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. The Wizards have won two of their previous three encounters this season. The Wizards were defeated 157-153 by the San Antonio Spurs in double overtime in their first game after the All-Star break on Friday. For the Wizards, Kyle Kuzma scored 36 points, but the Spurs displayed steely resolve to win the game. In the meantime, the Cleveland Cavaliers are coming off a 106-103 loss to the Detroit Pistons in their first game…

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NBA: Memphis Grizzlies vs Chicago Bulls Prediction & Match Preview On Saturday, February 26 at the United Center, the Memphis Grizzlies will face the Chicago Bulls in a rematch. Memphis is aiming for a 2-0 season series win against one of the finest teams in the Eastern Conference. After losses to the Portland Trail Blazers and Minnesota Timberwolves, Ja Morant and the team are on a two-game losing run. In this rematch, they’ll try to snap out of their funk against the East-leading Bulls. Despite missing two of their most key players in Lonzo Ball and Alex Caruso in recent…

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NBA: Toronto Raptors vs Atlanta Hawks Prediction & Match Preview On Saturday, February 26, the Toronto Raptors will face the Atlanta Hawks at State Farm Arena. The Raptors have won both of their previous matches between the two teams this season. The Raptors’ game against the Hawks will be their second since the All-Star break. They were defeated 125-93 by the Charlotte Hornets in their last game on Friday. Scottie Barnes scored 28 points on 72.2 percent shooting for the Raptors, but it wasn’t enough. The Hornets’ Terry Rozier, Kelly Oubre Jr., and Montrezl Harrell combined for 66 points on…

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NBA: Dallas Mavericks vs Utah Jazz: Injury Report, Predicted Lineups and Starting 5s In a clash of Western Conference rivals, the Dallas Mavericks will visit the Vivint Smart Home Arena to face the Utah Jazz. The Jazz has won the first of four meetings between the two franchises this season, 120-116. Luka Doncic and CJ McCollum battled it out for the Mavericks in a 125-118 triumph over the new-look New Orleans Pelicans. CJ McCollum’s 38 points were not enough to lead his side to win, as Doncic finished with 49 points, 15 rebounds, and 8 assists. The Jazz was defeated…

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NBA: New Orleans Pelicans vs Phoenix Suns Prediction & Match Preview The Phoenix Suns will face the New Orleans Pelicans in a clash at the Footprint Center on February 25th, in their first game since the All-Star break. Prior to the mid-season break, the New Orleans Pelicans were defeated 118-125 by the Dallas Mavericks. The Pelicans come into this game on a two-game losing streak and will look to get their season back on track. The Phoenix Suns resumed their winning ways following the break, defeating the Oklahoma City Thunder 124-104. The Suns will enter this back-to-back showcase at home…

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NBA: Toronto Raptors vs Charlotte Hornets: Injury Report, Predicted Lineups and Starting 5s On Friday, the Toronto Raptors and Charlotte Hornets will face off in an exciting 2021-22 NBA season matchup at Spectrum Center. The Raptors defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 103-91 to advance to the All-Star break. Gary Trent Jr. put up another 30-point performance, while Pascal Siakam had a strong cameo with 17 points, nine rebounds, and nine assists. Toronto is presently 32-25 on the season and in seventh place in the Eastern Conference. In the meanwhile, the Hornets will be looking to rebound in their first game following…

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NBA: Miami Heat vs New York Knicks Prediction & Match Preview On Friday, February 25, the Miami Heat will face the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden. The Heat won the sole meeting between the two clubs thus far this season. This will be both teams’ first game following the All-Star break. Miami took a 111-107 victory over the Charlotte Hornets into the intermission. Kyle Lowry led the way from the start, scoring 25 points and grabbing nine rebounds. Duncan Robinson scored 21 points and hit his 700th career three-pointer to lead the Heat to a double-overtime victory. Meanwhile,…

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NBA: Philadelphia 76ers vs Minnesota Timberwolves: Injury Report, Predicted Lineups and Starting 5s In a cross-conference matchup, the Minnesota Timberwolves will face the Philadelphia 76ers at Target Center. After losing 121-120 in a double-overtime thriller the previous time these two franchises faced, the 76ers will try to level the series. In their previous meeting, the 76ers defeated the Milwaukee Bucks, with Joel Embiid scoring 42 points in 37 minutes. The Bucks were defeated 123-120 in a hard-fought game, despite Giannis Antetokounmpo’s 32 points, 11 rebounds, and one assist shy of a triple-double. The Timberwolves won their first game back after…

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NBA: LA Clippers vs LA Lakers: Injury Report, Predicted Lineups and Starting 5s The LA Clippers will face the LA Lakers for the third time this season on Friday in a battle for downtown Los Angeles. The Clippers have dominated the Lakers in recent years, including this season, where they are 2-0. The Clippers’ adversity-filled season has showcased Tyronn Lue’s coaching prowess. The squad has been competitive even without Kawhi Leonard for the whole season and Paul George for the majority of it. They’ll be aiming for a season series victory over their fellow Tinseltown dwellers. In their most recent…

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