Monday 18th December 2017,
Sports Alchemist
Spotlight

Los Angeles Lakers

Will Lonzo Ball Be Effective In The NBA

Will Lonzo Ball Be Effective In The NBA

Like Cinderella’s golden shoe, you have to know if the shoe fits. It all depends on finding the right coach in the right system [...]

June 25, 2017 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, NBA, NBA files, sports 0

Will Paul George goes to the Lakers?

Will Paul George goes to the Lakers?

Paul George has been stuck in a time loop, with so much familiarity and pain that it has affected his well-being. Indiana contemplated about trading him, which means they knew George is increasingly unhappy with his team. [...]

April 25, 2017 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, NBA, NBA files, sports 0

Metta found his peace

Metta found his peace

So there he is… right on the middle of Staples center. Those rage and intensity we have seen before has now been covered with a smile. 17 years he gave his life to basketball. [...]

April 12, 2017 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, NBA, NBA files, sports 0

The Realist Tarik Black

The Realist Tarik Black

After getting a college scholarship to play in University of Memphis, Tarik Black knows his opportunity is short lived. Having been cut numerous times while in middle school and came so close in giving up basketball after being mocked by his peers. [...]

December 2, 2016 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, NBA, NBA files 0

Luke Walton’s Motivation

Luke Walton’s Motivation

During his interim gig with the Warriors, college coaches and scouts came in to practice with their pens and notepads out, hoping to get some noteworthy plays, and yet they ended up disappointed with the loud music playing on the gym and players doing half court shots and having fun. [...]

November 19, 2016 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, NBA, NBA files 0

Boston and Kobe Bryant

Boston and Kobe Bryant

As the final buzzer ended, Kobe waved to the crowd for one last time as he walked down the runway all the way to the locker room. “Kobe, Kobe… Kobe” as the chants slowly diminished when Kobe was out of sight. [...]

December 31, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, NBA, NBA files 0

Kobe Bryant’s fate

Kobe Bryant’s fate

Kobe Bryant has done that before… breaking hearts, breaking history by scoring 81 points in the modern NBA. [...]

November 26, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, NBA, NBA files 0

On the Lakers Losing streak…

On the Lakers Losing streak…

While head coach Byron Scott, is looking for answers, it is very clear that the Lakers need a revamp in rotation. [...]

November 4, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, NBA, NBA files 0

Lamar Odom Stood Out

Lamar Odom Stood Out

He was not the team’s star player, nor the second option in offense. Lamar Odom, the 6-foot-10 forward who plays like a point guard stood tall [...]

October 16, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, NBA, NBA files 0

Jordan Clarkson’s Dilemma

Jordan Clarkson’s Dilemma

Jordan Clarkson cheered and supported the team as he joined them in every huddle, win or lose with fists in the air holding each other’s hands shouting “Puso” (heart). [...]

September 8, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, NBA, NBA files, Pinoy sports 0