Nicholas Niendorf

Chicago Sky beat writer, High Post Hoops


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Los Angeles Sparks
Los Angeles Sparks Mid-Season Report - Los Angeles Sparks

By Nicholas Niendorf *Opinions are of the contributor and do not represent the organization* The Los Angeles Sparks opened up the season with a WNBA finals rematch against the Minnesota Lynx in Minneapolis. In a heated game with plenty of chirping by both sides, the Sparks fended off a Lynx run late in the third ...

The Jumpman Blog
2018 NBA Draft Value Board

In an a draft class of players looking to carve out their own niches into the NBA, Bagley's future looks to be the most interesting.

The Jumpman Blog
Saying Goodbye to Jimmy Butler and the Baby Bulls

The last remaining piece of the Rose-era Bulls has finally departed the city, marking the end of the most exciting, but disappointing stretch of basketball Chicago has seen in decades. That brief period of play which has haunted the Bulls for the past few years like a specter.