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Mike Prada

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I am the NBA editor for SBNation.com and the lead editor at Bullets Forever. Phrases like "The Wizards' Thru is the Spurs' Motion Weak" make way too much sense to me.

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Recent Activity
Indeed, there is that too, though probably not as big a deal as the other stuff
Commented on Kevin Durant's free agency is already a big story on Jul 30 2014, 1:44p
Kevin Durant's free agency is already a big story
Posted on Jul 30 2014, 1:26p
Kevin Durant says nice things about D.C. (and Oklahoma City too)
Posted on Jul 29 2014, 7:41p
I had forgotten about that -- will try to get to fixing it at some point
Commented on How Paul Pierce can diversify the Wizards' offense on Jul 29 2014, 7:13p - 1 reply
It's tough to answer this
Commented on Can John Wall and Bradley Beal make Team USA's roster on Jul 29 2014, 5:37p - 1 reply
Maybe that's what USA Basketball insisted
Commented on Can John Wall and Bradley Beal make Team USA's roster on Jul 29 2014, 5:27p - 3 replies
He perhaps could have done it as a footnote or a link
Commented on Can John Wall and Bradley Beal make Team USA's roster on Jul 29 2014, 5:25p - 1 reply
Usually tails off during the summer
Commented on How Paul Pierce can diversify the Wizards' offense on Jul 29 2014, 5:14p - 2 replies
Those stats Zach used were given to him and aren't public
Commented on Can John Wall and Bradley Beal make Team USA's roster on Jul 29 2014, 4:28p - 1 reply
Watch LeBron James strip during a Nike event
Posted on Jul 29 2014, 3:00p
Let's chill with the personal notes, please
Commented on Can John Wall and Bradley Beal make Team USA's roster on Jul 29 2014, 1:43p
The difference is that Ariza was the beneficiary of someone else's gravitational pull
Commented on Can John Wall and Bradley Beal make Team USA's roster on Jul 29 2014, 1:42p - 1 reply
Definitely disagree with this
Commented on Can John Wall and Bradley Beal make Team USA's roster on Jul 29 2014, 1:41p - 1 reply
Yeah I'm not sure I'd put it in those terms specifically
Commented on Can John Wall and Bradley Beal make Team USA's roster on Jul 29 2014, 1:40p - 2 replies
How Paul Pierce can diversify the Wizards' offense
Posted on Jul 29 2014, 1:30p
The point not being made here
Commented on Can John Wall and Bradley Beal make Team USA's roster on Jul 29 2014, 12:40p - 2 replies
Kyle's definitely more than just a specialist
Commented on Can John Wall and Bradley Beal make Team USA's roster on Jul 29 2014, 12:39p - 1 reply
Shelly Sterling wins landslide victory in probate court, clearing way for Clippers sale
Posted on Jul 28 2014, 5:46p
Mo Williams signs with Minnesota Timberwolves, according to report
Posted on Jul 28 2014, 5:10p
High schooler completes actual free-throw line dunk
Posted on Jul 28 2014, 3:24p
Hey, welcome!
Commented on Can John Wall and Bradley Beal make Team USA's roster on Jul 28 2014, 2:16p - 1 reply
Can John Wall and Bradley Beal make Team USA's roster
Posted on Jul 28 2014, 1:01p
Settle down
Commented on 3 bad NBA teams that got even worse on Jul 28 2014, 1:00p
Nash was at least usually in the right spot
Commented on Are you still happy we turned down the Beal/Harden swap? on Jul 28 2014, 12:47p
He's a terrible defender, definitely not overblown
Commented on Are you still happy we turned down the Beal/Harden swap? on Jul 28 2014, 12:46p
I wouldn't call him overrated, jig is up on his defense
Commented on Are you still happy we turned down the Beal/Harden swap? on Jul 28 2014, 12:45p
I don't think so, I'm guessing one or both would have changed their games
Commented on Are you still happy we turned down the Beal/Harden swap? on Jul 28 2014, 12:43p - 1 reply
Well, I'm not sure anything discussed on here could be classified as "objective"
Commented on Are you still happy we turned down the Beal/Harden swap? on Jul 28 2014, 12:42p - 1 reply
Tom never suggested they were bad
Commented on 3 bad NBA teams that got even worse on Jul 28 2014, 11:03a - 1 reply
Was definitely something that was considered
Commented on Are you still happy we turned down the Beal/Harden swap? on Jul 27 2014, 11:57a - 1 reply
Sure it is
Commented on Are you still happy we turned down the Beal/Harden swap? on Jul 27 2014, 11:55a - 1 reply
Agree with the last sentence
Commented on No, John Wall doesn't need to shoot less often on Jul 26 2014, 11:50a - 1 reply
Lillard hits more threes and drives more, so he's more efficient
Commented on No, John Wall doesn't need to shoot less often on Jul 26 2014, 10:04a - 1 reply
Actually, TS% incorporates free throw ATTEMPTS, not free throw percentage
Commented on No, John Wall doesn't need to shoot less often on Jul 26 2014, 9:46a - 1 reply
Actually, tied for third if you include Rondo
Commented on No, John Wall doesn't need to shoot less often on Jul 25 2014, 3:54p - 2 replies
I'm sure he has
Commented on No, John Wall doesn't need to shoot less often on Jul 25 2014, 3:36p - 2 replies
New post up on this
Commented on John Wall will participate in the 2014 USA Basketball training camp on Jul 25 2014, 3:04p
No, John Wall doesn't need to shoot less often
Posted on Jul 25 2014, 2:59p
Laugh a little at yourself, please
Commented on Kevin Seraphin had knee surgery earlier this summer, according to report on Jul 25 2014, 12:24p - 2 replies
Watch Aaron Gordon devastate an adorable camper with a crossover
Posted on Jul 25 2014, 11:49a
Lotta guys dropping out, so Wall definitely has a shot
Commented on John Wall will participate in the 2014 USA Basketball training camp on Jul 25 2014, 11:20a
I believe it's one season
Commented on Josh Huestis' agent proposed delaying rookie contract on Jul 24 2014, 3:09p
James Harden suggests every Rockets player not named Dwight Howard is fungible
Posted on Jul 24 2014, 12:34p
Juuuuuust a bit of a leap at this point
Commented on After free agency, where do the Wizards stand in the Eastern Conference? on Jul 24 2014, 12:17p
Everyone's bunched up real tightly, that's for sure
Commented on After free agency, where do the Wizards stand in the Eastern Conference? on Jul 24 2014, 11:53a
Welcome!
Commented on After free agency, where do the Wizards stand in the Eastern Conference? on Jul 24 2014, 11:52a
Kevin Seraphin had knee surgery earlier this summer, according to report
Posted on Jul 24 2014, 10:52a
Not necessarily
Commented on Josh Huestis' agent proposed delaying rookie contract on Jul 24 2014, 10:22a - 1 reply
I look at it like their drop started in February
Commented on After free agency, where do the Wizards stand in the Eastern Conference? on Jul 24 2014, 10:16a
Josh Huestis' agent proposed delaying rookie contract
Posted on Jul 24 2014, 9:48a
I'm really up in the air here because this is hard
Commented on After free agency, where do the Wizards stand in the Eastern Conference? on Jul 23 2014, 8:12p - 8 replies
There should be a welcome message with the key tenants of the site when you join
Commented on After free agency, where do the Wizards stand in the Eastern Conference? on Jul 23 2014, 5:50p - 2 replies
And that'll do it
Commented on After free agency, where do the Wizards stand in the Eastern Conference? on Jul 23 2014, 5:45p - 2 replies
He'll be around DC plenty covering the team, he's just not the beat guy
Commented on Washington Post hires new Wizards beat writer on Jul 23 2014, 5:26p
I think WaPo's trying to enter the national space a bit
Commented on Washington Post hires new Wizards beat writer on Jul 23 2014, 5:26p - 1 reply
Still inappropriate
Commented on After free agency, where do the Wizards stand in the Eastern Conference? on Jul 23 2014, 5:19p - 1 reply
He's probably out for the start of the year and beyond
Commented on After free agency, where do the Wizards stand in the Eastern Conference? on Jul 23 2014, 5:15p - 1 reply
Watch Dwyane Wade's reaction to a kid calling him a flopper
Posted on Jul 23 2014, 2:43p
He's their national NBA writer
Commented on Washington Post hires new Wizards beat writer on Jul 23 2014, 11:50a
Indeed, really underrated player
Commented on The Wizards may have too many big men on Jul 23 2014, 11:39a - 1 reply
I agree. Toronto's going to be tough
Commented on The Wizards may have too many big men on Jul 23 2014, 11:39a
After free agency, where do the Wizards stand in the Eastern Conference?
Posted on Jul 23 2014, 11:37a
Washington Post hires new Wizards beat writer
Posted on Jul 23 2014, 10:35a
Isaiah Austin is already part of the NBA family
Posted on Jul 22 2014, 5:50p
They can sign anyone to the minimum if they have the roster space
Commented on The Wizards may have too many big men on Jul 22 2014, 3:08p - 1 reply
You have to be respectful to your fellow community members
Commented on Glen Rice Jr. wins Summer League MVP on Jul 22 2014, 2:50p - 1 reply
Yeah, it's pretty rare
Commented on The Wizards may have too many big men on Jul 22 2014, 2:45p
Right, yeah
Commented on The Wizards may have too many big men on Jul 22 2014, 2:43p
Andrew Wiggins signs rookie-scale contract with Cavaliers, according to report
Posted on Jul 22 2014, 1:46p
The Cavs may have hurt their own attempts to get Kevin Love
Posted on Jul 22 2014, 12:47p
Cleveland TV media is known for jumping the gun
Commented on The Wizards may have too many big men on Jul 22 2014, 12:25p
I'm not sure why they signed KS
Commented on The Wizards may have too many big men on Jul 22 2014, 12:24p - 1 reply
ESPN analyst thinks Canadian athletes 'don't want it as much'
Posted on Jul 22 2014, 11:32a
That is not a trusted source
Commented on The Wizards may have too many big men on Jul 22 2014, 11:17a - 1 reply
Huh?
Commented on The Wizards may have too many big men on Jul 22 2014, 11:04a - 1 reply
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