The NBA season is upon us, which means it’s time for political analysts to put on their jerseys and become basketball analysts for at least eight months. Because we all have something witty/deep/funny/rude to say about the best sport in the world, here are today’s hot takes in true memasabi lang fashion. The BuhayBasket staff present: The Daily Mema.NBA opening day was awesome, per usual. Everything went smoothly for LeBron, Dame, Kyrie, Rodney Hood’s fantasy team owners, Kawhi, Lamarcus, Jonathon Simmons–basically everyone. Except the Golden State Warriors. Particularly Javale McGee. Read More
By Ramon Ballesca
￼At long last, the 2016 NBA Playoffs have arrived! As die-hard basketball fans, we long for these two months of excitement. The playoffs are a compilation of stories brought together by individuals who give everything they have to gain the respect of their colleagues, and attain their lifelong goals. Who wouldn’t appreciate stories that embody that?
By Daryl Lim
￼Nobody ever imagined an NBA team losing nine games in a year. Nobody ever thought over a thousand three pointers could be made. Nobody considered, even for a single moment, that a team, led by an interim head coach, would be able to go on such a hot streak to start the season. Here we are folks. A new bar has been set by the Golden State Warriors.
￼Only five teams stand in the way of the Golden State Warriors from squashing the ’96 Chicago Bulls’ record of 72-10. Can the Dubs beat these teams? (Spoiler: Yes. Yes, they can.)
￼Grassroots is back, and we’re joined by Monty Macalino of Mayonnaise to talk about Dirk’s 90s undercut, Papa Chandler P, and DLSU’s Stretch 4: Matt Salem. Watch the full episode here:
￼A Toronto Raptors expansion era cap, a Penny Hardaway jersey, and an Allen Iverson figurine. These are just some of the things you will find at the newly-opened NBA Store in Trinoma.