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Shmackem: The NBA Playoffs have been a wild ride

May 16, 2018

Over the past three seasons, the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers have met in the NBA Finals and that is not goin...

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Shmackem: NBA Playoffs – semifinals shmackin’ predictions

May 2, 2018

The second round of the NBA playoffs are currently taking place, as teams look to advance to the Conference Finals. Western Conference:E...

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Shmackem: Paul George coming home to the Los Angeles Lakers?

April 25, 2018

With his team on the verge of elimination from the first round of the playoffs, Paul George, 6-foot-9 swingman for the National Basketb...

Shmackem: NBA Playoffs round one shmackin’ predictions

Jah-Tosh Baruti

April 14, 2018

The National Basketball Association Playoffs - 2018 kickoff on April 14, as the battle for the Larry O’brien Trophy begins in the first round, between eight teams each in two conferences in a best of seven showdown. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'cv9s-fK7T31...

Shmackem: Westbrook’s gonna Westbrook

Jah-Tosh Baruti

April 11, 2018

Some haters say that he is just stat-padding to average triple-doubles, well up until the last game of the 2017-18 season on April 11, Russell Westbrook has accumulated 25 triple-doubles and the Oklahoma City Thunder’s record is 20-5 during those games. Say what you want, but men lie, women lie, heck even children lie, but numbers do not—and t...

Cerritos College men’s basketball players and coaching staff eyes toward the future

Jah-Tosh Baruti

March 28, 2018

Now that the 2017-18 men’s basketball season has brought to an end, sophomore players share what’s next for them on their basketball journey, freshman players got a taste of what it’s like to win in the playoffs—as they gear up for another season, the coaching staff also described what’s next for the team.As the sophomore...

Players on both sides race for a loose ball late in the game. The game was very scrappy and physical throughout.

Falcons men’s basketball’s title hopes come to an end in Final Four loss against San Francisco City College

March 16, 2018

The Cerritos College men’s basketball team’s season wraps up in the CCCAA State Tournament Final Four, with an 83-89 loss...

Demetrius Thomas (No. 1) gets a dunk in the Falcons’ very first possession. Thomas had 20 points and 12 rebounds in the game.

Falcons make it to Final Four with win against Yuba College—losing a starter to injury

March 12, 2018

The Cerritos College men’s basketball team advance to the top four Community College’s in the state—with an 83-77 win over...

No. 1 Demetrius Thomas puts his opponent No. 5 A.J. Garrity on a poster with a putback throw down. Thomas had 19 points in only 22 minutes.

Falcons men’s basketball ride half time surge all way to the Elite Eight

March 6, 2018

  Cerritos College men’s basketball team advance to the Elite Eight in Ventura, CA, following a 20 point victory on...

No. 1 Demetrius Thomas, the reigning South Coast Conference Player of the Year, goes hard to the basket. Thomas played 54 minutes in Friday’s game, as he totaled 25 points and 14 rebounds, for an MVP worthy showing.

Falcons win triple overtime thriller as Riley Hamilton hit the game winning three pointer

February 28, 2018

With 1.8 seconds left in the third overtime of the game, sophomore guard Riley Hamilton (No. 4) hit a go-ahead three to lift the...

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