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Fadeaway World Authors

Fadeaway World has become one of the most respected NBA content-related websites on the internet today. Fadeaway World wouldn't have had the success it's had if it wasn't for our authors.

The authors at Fadeaway World come from all different backgrounds and from all over the world, which helps to bring a distinct personality to every article published. At Fadeaway World, our authors strive to bring you, the reader, honest and entertaining articles that'll make you want to come back again and again.

Check out the authors at Fadeaway World below.


Nico Martinez

Nico Martinez

Nico Martinez is a writer for Fadeaway World with over six years of experience covering the NBA. Specializing in rumors, trades, and news, Nico has published thousands of articles, many of which have put him face-to-face with some of the NBA's hottest stories and controversies. Nico, a travel enthusiast, content creator, and die-hard Trail Blazers fan, sees the sport of basketball as a means of connecting the world together and remains committed to covering the NBA in a way that makes the experience better for everyone.


Orlando Silva

Orlando Silva

Orlando Silva has been a part of Fadeaway World for over three years now, starting in March 2019. Trade rumors, the hottest news, controversies, and gossip have become his specialty. After several years of seeing the Spurs dominate the playoffs, the playoffs have become his favorite time of the year, as everything can happen there, and we see players rise or hide on the biggest stage of all. When he's not talking about NBA, Orlando can be seen watching and getting angry with other sports, making music, or enjoying series.


Eddie Bittar

Eddie Bittar

Eddie Bitar is an established writer covering the NBA for nearly a decade and is currently a full-time author and writer for Fadeaway World. Eddie attended Erasmus University Rotterdam in the Netherlands, graduating with a Bachelor's degree in 2016. He then earned a Master's degree from Utrecht University and worked 3 years in the financial accounting field. 

Most of Eddie’s work for Fadeaway World revolves around the latest NBA news, power rankings, trade rumors, and basketball analysis. An avid Houston Rockets fan and born to an English mother, Eddie was raised in Houston, Texas, and has deep ties to North American sports while also benefitting from an international background.


Kyle Daubs

Kyle Daubs

Kyle Daubs is a Senior Writer for Fadeaway World, specializing in statistics, player and team rankings, and NBA history. He graduated with a Bachelor's and Master's degree from Eastern Illinois University. However, he has been freelance writing for newspapers and sports sites since he was 16 years old. 

He is an avid fan of the Chicago Bulls and thinks the hate for LeBron James is ridiculous. When he is not running his two daughters around, he is coaching cross country, basketball, and track.


Lee Tran

Lee Tran

Lee Tran is a Senior Writer for Fadeaway World, having been with the company since 2020. His specialty is in analyzing trade scenarios, creating blockbuster trade ideas, and most things NBA salary cap related. The trade deadline is Lee’s favorite time of the NBA season, as there are frequently unexpected huge trades that end up happening in the last second. 

Though he is well-versed in the entire NBA, Lee’s favorite teams to watch right now are the Toronto Raptors and the New Orleans Pelicans. However, he will frequently tune into other teams’ games, as there is plenty of fantastic players and offensive talent in the league right now. 

In his free time, Lee Tran likes to hang out with his dog Fluffers and read comic books when not thinking about basketball. He is an avid fan of the Game of Thrones TV series as well and is currently enjoying House of the Dragon.


Titan Frey

Titan Frey

Titan Frey is a writer at Fadeaway World, specializing in player biographies and retro-themed articles. He enjoys telling the stories of players from the past and games that may have been forgotten. 

Titan grew up a massive Michael Jordan and Chicago Bulls fan in the 1990s. His love for the game of basketball started when he watched Michael Jordan return to basketball against the Indiana Pacers in 1995. 

Titan is also the editor at Fadeaway World, and he enjoys every aspect at Fadeaway World, as he loves to watch the company grow into the NBA content powerhouse that it is. Titan loves to watch basketball games, and he also loves writing. On top of writing basketball articles, Titan has published over 10 books; he’s written two produced short films and a video game. 

When Titan isn’t writing or editing, he loves to play basketball and go golfing. What he enjoys the most, though, is spending time with his two daughters and fiancée.


Nick Mac

Nick Mac

Nick Mac joined Fadeaway World in May 2022 as an NBA journalist. He specializes in long and detailed articles that range from Top 10 lists of all sorts to power rankings and player profiles. Mac is well-versed in NBA history, having been a fan of the NBA for close to 25 years and growing up in a home with his father and brother as his basketball coaches. 

Mac has been a Dallas Mavericks fan for the past 23 years, but his favorite players of all time are Gary Payton and Michael Jordan. He enjoys watching films from every era of basketball and thinks the widespread talent across the league today is great for the game. Aside from the Mavericks, the 2 teams that have caught his eye during the 2022-23 season have been the Toronto Raptors and the Cleveland Cavaliers. 

Nick Mac is married to his wife, Tina, and a father of 3 children, Cash, Lyrik, and Aria-Rose. When he isn’t writing about and watching basketball, he likes to train in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and spend time with his family.


Aikansh Chaudhary

Aikansh Chaudhary

Aikansh Chaudhary may have graduated as a Computer Science engineer, but deep down, he always had an undying love for sports. From seeing Kobe Bryant win the iconic 2009 and 2010 NBA Championships to LeBron James winning it for the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2016, his love for basketball only increased. He combined his passion for sports and his knack for writing into a professional career during his college days. 

Starting as a freelance content writer in 2018, he honed his skills as a writer for a couple of years before joining the talented Fadeaway World team in 2021. Since joining the team, he has written 1500+ articles for the website. You can find him covering news and occasional opinionated pieces for the website. He believes LeBron James will win another ring before retiring from the NBA and bringing the glory days back to the Los Angeles Lakers.


Divij Kulkarni

Divij Kulkarni

Divij Kulkarni is a Senior Writer for Fadeaway World, having been with the company since 2021. He aims to be among the first to share breaking news and enjoys providing context and insight for all things NBA.

Divij is a passionate fan of the Dallas Mavericks, but above all, enjoys watching as much basketball as he can. He lives for the playoffs. The high-intensity games at the business end of the season are his favorites. 

When not obsessing over basketball, Divij enjoys watching anime, reading fantasy fiction novels, and spending time with his puppy, Olivia. He loves the TV show Community, and he can't wait for the movie to drop.


Gautam Varier

Gautam Varier

Gautam Varier is a long-time Phoenix Suns fan who joined the Fadeaway World team in May of 2022 as a columnist. Gautam has a Master's degree in Sports Management and specializes in content as well as analytics. Sports have always been his biggest passion right from a young age, which led to him pursuing opportunities in this field. 

He has keenly followed the NBA for more than a decade and, over time, developed a particular interest in the history of the game. He especially loves watching basketball documentaries of the years gone by, and when he's not occupied with basketball, you'll find him engrossed in movies/shows/novels of the mystery genre.


Ishaan Bhattacharya

Ishaan Bhattacharya

Ishaan Bhattacharya joined Fadeaway World in March 2022 as an NBA journalist. He is a staff writer, reporting on the latest happenings in the NBA. He's a stat nerd who can't get enough of watching a clean crossover leading to a drive to the rim. 

Ishaan is a Dallas Mavericks fan and knows that Luka Doncic will be the superstar of the next generation. Meanwhile, he is still upset that Jalen Brunson left the team for the New York Knicks. Ishaan's favorite players are Luka Doncic, Shai-Gilgeous Alexander, and LeBron James, among others. 

Ishaan recently graduated with his Masters in Communication and also works as a corporate sports content consultant. He takes comfort in video games and music while ensuring he's waking up at 5 AM every day to ensure he doesn't miss NBA action in his timezone.


Aaron Abhishek

Aaron Abhishek

Aaron Abhishek started off as a sports journalist with around six years of experience in the arena. He’s also dabbled with entertainment, politics, and branded sports content over the course of his career. Now, as an NBA Columnist for Fadeaway World, he’s back to where it all started for him - sports. He’s an ardent Los Angeles Lakers fan and loves writing about the decorated franchise. When not writing or talking about basketball, he can be found playing cricket or supporting Arsenal.