Sunday, May 27, 2012

Week 5 NBA Playoffs Fanalyst Rankings: Generation Gap

The Conference Finals are no place for Children of a Lesser God, so the NBA Playoffs Fanalyst Rankings for the fifth week of the NBA Playoffs kicks off with four teams and three generations of superstars: the declining, the established and the up and coming.

Saturday, May 26, 2012

HEAT Produced: Ranking Dwyane Wade's Game 6 Performance in History

Dwyane Wade Game 6 performance vs. the Pacers was his best of the season, but is only his eighth-best playoff performance, by one statistical measure.

Friday, May 25, 2012

HEATcast: Spo v. Wade, #WithoutBosh and Trust Issues

The biggest topics for discussion after the Miami HEAT eliminated the Indiana Pacers were the beef and adjustments made by Coach Erik Spoelstra and Dwyane Wade, the offense without Chris Bosh and the most trustworthy players in the rotation.

HEAT Check: People Don't Fully Appreciate What the HEAT Did In Game 6 vs. Pacers

The Miami HEAT made beating the Indiana Pacers in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals look easy, but it definitely wasn't.

HEAT Produced: Dwyane Wade Dominated Game 6 to Eliminate the Indiana Pacers

Dwyane Wade had his most productive game of the season to eliminate the Indiana Pacers from the NBA Playoffs and advance the Miami HEAT to the Eastern Conference Finals.

Thursday, May 24, 2012

Sunday, May 20, 2012

Week 4 NBA Playoffs Fanalyst Rankings: Home-Court Advantage

This week's Fanalyst Rankings analyze the impact of home-court advantage in the Eastern Conference Semifinals after all four teams won on the road last week.

Monday, May 14, 2012

Week 3 NBA Playoffs Fanalyst Rankings: First Blood & Four Factors

With the first round and second week of the playoffs in the books, the third week of the NBA Playoffs Fanalyst Rankings analyze how teams will use the Four Factors of Basketball Success to draw first blood in the Eastern Conference Semifinals.

Friday, May 11, 2012

HEATcast: Everything You Need to Know After the 1st Round of the NBA Playoffs

Updated NBA playoff predictions for the conference semifinals was the main topic of this week's HEATcast but the most interesting topic was, "Which HEAT season was more enjoyable: 2011 or 2012?"

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

LeBron James vs. Michael Jordan: Where's the Beef?

LeBron James' comment to David Aldridge about Michael Jordan indicate His Airness is holding a grudge that started long before the King took his talents to South Beach.

Dwyane Wade is the Most Productive Player in HEAT-Knicks Series

Dwyane Wade's poor decision-making prevented the Miami HEAT from sweeping the New York Knicks, but the HEAT Produced Playoff stats show they wouldn't have a 3-1 lead in the series without his productive play.

Sunday, May 6, 2012

Week 2 NBA Playoffs Fanalyst Rankings: Respond-React

With the first week of the playoffs in the books, the second week of the NBA Playoffs Fanalyst Rankings analyzes the adjustments teams should make to survive or advance to the next round.

Saturday, May 5, 2012

HEATcast: Sweeping the Knicks?

The first three games of HEAT-Knicks and the first week of the NBA playoffs were the topics of this week's HEATcast on the Miami Heat Index with Alfredo Arteaga from

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

NBA Playoffs: Twitter Will Blow Up When...

Amare Stoudemire after Game 2

NBA fans have been blowing up Twitter since the 2012 playoffs started. What are the biggest moments in the playoffs so far?