Matt Patterson

Matt Patterson

Chaminade High School Class of 2016. Huge fan of the Lakers and Kawhi Leonard.
A teen’s perspective of a life-long Kobe Bryant fan

A teen’s perspective of a life-long Kobe Bryant fan

I was born in 1998, which means two things: 1. Kobe Bryant has been in the NBA longer than I have been alive 2. My best years as a child were filled with countless Kobe memories. I can't say that I do remember the Lakers' three-peat from 2000-02, but I can say that...

NBA Finals predictions

NBA Finals predictions

The matchup that we have all hoped for is here.  The four-time MVP LeBron James vs. this year's MVP Stephen Curry.  Chaminade writers Connor Hoyt, Matt Patterson and Alec Neimand give their predictions for the 2015 NBA Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the...

NBA Finals predictions

NBA Conference Finals Predictions

The Final Four of the NBA is here.  We get to to see three of the top MVP candidates, and the well-balanced starting five of the Hawks, attempt to lead there respective teams to the 2015 NBA Finals.  Chaminade High School writers Alec Neimand (16'), Connor Hoyt (15'),...

NBA playoffs: second-round predictions

NBA playoffs: second-round predictions

The NBA playoff conference semifinals are here, and all eight teams have championship aspirations.  Chaminade writers Matt Patterson (16'), Alec Neimand (16') and Connor Hoyt (15') give their predictions for the second round of the NBA Playoffs. Western Conference No....

First round NBA playoff predictions

First round NBA playoff predictions

The 2015 NBA playoffs are here, and Chaminade High School writers Connor Hoyt ('15), Matt Patterson (16'), and Alec Neimand (16') make their picks for the first edition of round-by-round predictions. Western Conference No. 1 Golden State Warriors vs. No. 8 New Orleans...