Archive for the 'Overseas' Category

College, Overseas / Jul 8, 2013 / 10:30 am

Incoming College Freshman Aaron Gordon Drops The Sickest Dunk Of The Summer

Aaron Gordon

Aaron Gordon is going to be a highlight beast next year at Arizona. Not only is he one of the best prospects for next year’s NBA Draft, he also just dropped one of those dunks in the FIBA U19 World Championship (while winning the FIBA World Championship’s MVP) that’ll leave you shouting “OMG!” Watch him catch this alley-oop at least five or six feet away from the rim and still finish with authority. Read More »

College, NBA, NBA Draft, Overseas / Jun 19, 2013 / 4:00 pm

The 5 Biggest High-Risk, High-Reward Prospects In The Draft

Isaiah Canaan

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in draft evaulations. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »

College, NBA, NBA Draft, Overseas / Mar 27, 2013 / 4:00 pm

Tracking This Year’s NBA Draft: A Sweet 16 Edition

Deshaun Thomas

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in college and overseas. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »

Latest News, NBA Draft, Overseas / Mar 27, 2013 / 2:32 pm

Incredible Video: The Secret 6-10 Point Guard Drawing NBA GMs to Greece

Giannis Antetokoumpo

Elite basketball players are physically evolving faster than any creature to ever walk the earth … and the next level of the species has arrived. Meet Giannis Antetokoumpo, an 18-year old, 6-10 Greek point guard with Nigerian roots. Recently discovered by NBA GMs, he could suddenly end up being the No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft. Read More »

Overseas, Playground, Video / Mar 26, 2013 / 11:03 am

Tracy McGrady Shammgods Yi Jianlian, Breaks His Ankles

tracy mcgrady shammgods yi jianlian

There have been more Tracy McGrady highlights out of the Chinese Basketball Association this year that in his last 2-3 NBA season combined (Here’s his first CBA tomohawk, here’s a baseline smash, and here he is dropping a guy with an elbow).

I just caught the following clip from a few weeks back. Watch T-Mac come down the court and hit Yi Jianlian(!) with a Shammgod that puts Yi on skates, followed by a raise-up three from deep: Read More »

College, NBA, NBA Draft, Overseas / Mar 20, 2013 / 5:30 pm

Tracking This Year’s NBA Draft: The March Madness Edition

Anthony Bennett

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in college and overseas. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »

College, NBA, NBA Draft, Overseas / Mar 13, 2013 / 4:15 pm

Tracking This Year’s NBA Draft: The 5 Best Fits For OKC

Cody Zeller

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in college and overseas. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »

NBA, Overseas / Mar 8, 2013 / 3:00 pm

Do Any NBA Teams Still Want Tracy McGrady, Gilbert Arenas Or Eddy Curry?

Tracy McGrady

It was just a little over a year ago when the lockout forced a group of NBA rotation players overseas in search of employment. The Chinese Basketball Association opened their doors to a handful of players under the condition that those players finish out their contracts in the league no matter when the lockout ended. Guys like J.R. Smith, Wilson Chandler and Kenyon Martin all came “home” after stints in the CBL and joined playoff contending teams to finish out the season last March. Read More »

Latest News, Overseas, Video / Mar 8, 2013 / 10:45 am

Watch Renaldo Balkman Nearly Choke A Teammate During An Altercation In The Philippines

Renaldo Balkman

Remember Renaldo Balkman? He was one of the failed New York Knicks first-round draft picks of the 2000s, a player who was ordinary enough that even the worst New York fans had to temper their expectations. Well now he’s playing with the Petron Blaze Boosters in the PBA, and yesterday, he got into a heated argument with just about everyone on the court. Read More »

College, NBA Draft, Overseas / Mar 6, 2013 / 1:15 pm

Tracking This Year’s NBA Draft: The 5 Best Fits For Minnesota

Victor Oladipo

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in college and overseas. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »