NBA: Eastern Conference Opening Round Pt. 1

Now that the NBA regular season has ended, it is time to shift the focus on the NBA Playoffs. The Playoffs begin this week with the top 16 teams battling to the Larry O’Brien Trophy. The Eastern Conference Playoffs will have a new king since 2010. The top two teams in the league reside in…

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The Unfiltered Access Podcast Ep. 3

The Giannis vs. Harden debate, fixing the Lakers (32:15) and the fall of the AAF (ft. former AAF K Elliot Fry) Host Sam Berger of UnfilteredAccess.com is joined by Stevie Cozens to talk the NBA MVP race, creating a plan to fix the LA Lakers and NBA playoffs. Elliot Fry of the AAF and the…

NBA: Best Potential Playoff Scenarios

NBA fans have been treated to a slew of trades and roster additions this season. The Western Conference is more competitive than ever while the Eastern Conference is stacked at the top. Whether you follow a team that is the first or eighth seed, there will be tantalizing playoff match-ups from top to bottom. Houston…

MVP: Giannis or Harden?

Throughout the NBA’s regular season, MVP candidates have come and gone. LeBron James was eliminated from the conversation when he went down with his groin injury. Joel Embiid dropped out after a slow start from the 76ers. However, The Beard and The Greek Freak have been in the conversation all season long, and are now…

NBA: First Half Breakdown

The NBA All-Star weekend came and went so now is a time to look back on the first half of the season. Although it is not technically the midway point in the 82-game season, now is when we can all finally take a breather and breakdown how the season has unfolded so far. Bloodbath Out…

NBA: Who Could Make it Out the East?

One of the most talked about topics in the NBA is: Which team is the best to matchup against the two-time reigning champions Golden State Warriors? With LeBron James out west, the Cleveland Cavaliers are tanking for the first pick so the Eastern Conference is wide open for business at the top. For the time…

NBA: Are the Milwaukee Bucks championship contenders?

The Milwaukee Bucks have been cannon-fodder in the playoffs for almost 30 years now, only once since the 1989 season have they made it out of the first round. 2001-02 was the last season Ray Allen was in town, Allen Iverson scuttled what looked like a Finals appearance when he brought the 76ers back from…

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Tackling Equality on an Unequal Playing Field

A man among boys, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has always stood high above most. His 7’2” stature gives him the ability to make even the biggest men feel small, but it is his demeanor and actions that truly make him a giant. Those actions were on display November 5 as the 71-year-old captivated a sold-out audience at…

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Offering a Roadmap for Change in America

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, one of the most iconic athletes to ever grace the hardwood is using his voice to make waves off the court. The basketball legend, activist, author, actor, and an ambassador is unveiling his speaking series, “Writings on the Wall: Searching for a New Equality Beyond Black & White,” which will debut on November…