At the halfway point in every NBA regular season, the MVP talk starts the heat up as all the legitimate candidates for the NBA award start to narrow down to a small few.
With past couple of seasons has been a lot of speculation on whether or not former All-Star forward Carlos Boozer was going to stay with the Utah Jazz.
There a lot of teams in the NBA that are injury prone or have players that sustain a lot of injuries throughout an NBA season, but regardless of how bad injuries can be, NBA teams always have to get through the regular season with what they’re given.
The Nuggets believe that they can outplay the best teams in the league – no one’s arguing since they’re only five games behind the conference leading Lakers. Ever since Chauncey Billups was traded for Allen Iverson, the Denver Nuggets went from second round fodder to championship contender.
James may pick-up his second MVP award this season. He led the Cavaliers to a thirteen game winning streak before losing a close game to fellow 2003 draftee Carmelo Anthony.
McGrady will get the opportunity to showcase his skills for a new team in the summer. He does not fit in the future plans of the Knicks and his $23 million-plus contract will come off the shelf after the season.