Skip to main content

With Carmelo Trade, Here are the 5 Legit Super Teams that can Compete for Championship this Year

Carmelo Anthony trade puts Thunder in superteam conversation.

Just one hero isn't good enough for the world, this is why Superman needs super friends. Why Nick Fury put together the Avengers and why OKC Thunders traded for Carmelo Anthony.

Already making a high-risk move by acquiring Paul George, OKC Thunders is going all in by getting disgruntled Carmelo into the mix as the Thunders put together another monster trio that could potentially compete against other super teams in the NBA, particularly in the west.

But who are the legit super teams that can compete for the title now in the NBA?

OKC Thunder -  It would be absurd not to put the Thunders in this conversation and even without Carmelo they were already one of the top teams as Westbrook and Paul George combination will certainly keep the opponent on their toes every time. With the arrival of Carmelo, the Thunders had become louder as they put together one of the best offensive teams in the NBA today. This is reminiscing when OKC still had Durant and Harden. The real question now is if they can make the three ball-dominant players work together and with the experience they had in the past, I am sure they would have already learned how to keep superstars on their roster.

Golden State Warriors - Still considered as the best among super teams. The Warriors are tested on the battlefield and among super teams, they have learned to compliment and work together as one unit. Led by Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green, the Warriors are still the favorite to win it this year as they still possess one thing that none of the other super teams have.

Cleveland Cavaliers - LeBron James is probably on the top as an individual player but we know that he still needs his friends to work in order to win. Now with Isaiah Thomas and an improved bench, the Cavaliers are certainly in the position again to be a contender in the finals as the King and the Cavaliers will be much more determined this year to avenge their loss to the Warriors as well as a championship win would at least give LeBron James something to think about before he considers leaving for next season.

Boston Celtics - Even without superstars, the Celtics were able to be the top team last season and now with the addition of Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward, the Celtics have repainted the team and brought in some new materials that will change the complexity of the game and could give them the opportunity to finally compete against their top rival in the east.  Kyrie Irving certainly would be a big factor for the Celtics as he proves that he is ready for a lead role after leaving Cleveland. Gordon Hayward, on the other hand, is one of the most versatile players today would perfectly complement the team which consists of a veteran star like Al Hartford and rising Rookies like Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum.

Houston Rockets - It's amazing how James Harden has elevated the Rockets by himself and with the MVP-like performance last year, you can bet that the bearded one will be more determined this year especially as his former teammates in OKC Westbrook and Durant put together a great team of their own. Harden and the Houston Rockets was initially favored to land Carmelo but with limited assets to give in return they forfeit their chances of creating a big three in Houston, instead, he is left with a new point guard in Chris Paul. Most people think that these two players would not work together because they like holding the ball most of the time but all I can say is, great players know how to adjust and Harden and Paul are both brilliant. Watch out for the Houston Rockets as they arguably showcase the best backcourt duo in the NBA.

Honorable mention: Minesota Timberwolves, San Antonio Spurs.

Popular posts from this blog

DIRECTORY: Basketball Courts For Rent in Manila

Village Sports Club -
Address: El Grande Avenue corner Tropical Avenue, Topman Village
Las Piñas
Metro Manila
Philippines Time: Tuesdays to Sundays 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM Phone: 822-1000 Local: 232 / 233 Mobile: 0917-801-2094 or 0998-586-9321 Type: Maple wood flooring (supplied by Robbins Sports Surfaces), Covered Rate: Php 2,000 per hour Local: 822-1000 local 232/233

Rancho 3 Basketball Court Address: 3 Rancho
Metro Manila
Philippines Type: Cement Rate: Php 200 per hour

10 Hottest PBA Courtside Reporters

It's a good thing that these ladies weren't ranked in this video. Not only will it be too difficult, it will also be too unjust.

As the games in the PBA start heating up and the country is getting all the more hotter, these PBA courtside reporters isn't at all helping and is keeping the PBA smoldering hot. PBA and TV5 has done a great job in aqcuiring these intelligent and attractive courtside reporters.

Vice Ganda was Video Recording Calvin Abueva During the Game, What’s up with them?

Si Calvin Abueva ba ang bagong boyfriend ni Vice Ganda? via YouTube CrunchTime PH MoreThe post Vice Ganda was Video Recording Calvin Abueva During the Game, What's up with them? appeared first on Powcast Sports.


Directory: Different Sports Stores in the Philippines

It is indeed obvious that the Philippines is considered as one of the House of Sports around the world. 
Here's the list of different sports store located in the Pearl of Orient (Philippines): 
Nike Philippines Incorporated
Nike is the most valued brand among sport industries; it caters anything you think of about sports mostly apparels, equipment, accessories and services. Over the years, Nike manufactured basketball shoes, running shoes, as well as every day sneakers. Nike also becomes one of the world’s major providers of athletic shoes and apparel as well as equipment. Tag Line: Just Do It Address: 6784 Ayala Avenue, Ayala 1226 Contact Number: (02) 848 9851

NIKE - GREENBELT 5 +63 (02) 7299764 10AM-9PM 2F Greenbelt 5 Greenbelt Dr, Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines
NIKE - GREENHILLS +63 (02) 7240838 10AM-9PM GF Connecticut Carpark, Greenhills Shopping Center Ortigas Avenue, North WesteRU Street, San Juan, Metro Manila, Philippines Mandaluyong Cit…

Terrence Romeo Helps TNT in Comeback Win Versus NorthPort

TNT Katropa overcame a 23 point lead by NorthPort to come from behind and get a 104-102 win in thrilling fashion. The Batang Pier relied on their strong opening punch to grab an early advantage in the first quarter. They were extra aggressive on defense which complemented their hot shooting. TNT Katropa had no answer […] MoreThe post Terrence Romeo Helps TNT in Comeback Win Versus NorthPort appeared first on Powcast Sports.