TAG: Brandon Jennings

GIFs, NBA, Video / Dec 1, 2013 / 8:10 pm

Andre Drummond Scores 31 In Win, Including Filthy Alley-Oop Flush

Andre Drummond

The Pistons came out firing on Sunday against the Sixers, scoring 70 first half points to take a 24-point lead into the break. They gave up half of that lead in the third, but quickly rallied to coast for the 115-110 victory. They were led by second year stud, Andre Drummond, who was an impossibly efficient 12-for-15 from the field including a gorgeous alley-oop from Brandon Jennings. Read More »

NBA, Video / Nov 22, 2013 / 10:30 am

The NBA’s 10 Best Dunks Of The Week, Starring Andre Drummond

Brandon Jennings, Andre Drummond

Starting off from this past Saturday, we take a look at the top 10 dunks of the week, capped off by one of the most creative alley-oop slams in recent history. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / Nov 18, 2013 / 11:45 am

The NBA’s 15 Best GIFs This Season

Lance Stephenson, Tony Allen

Basketball fanatics know that the world is a better place when the NBA is in full swing. While the season has yet to reach its quarter mark, the best basketball on the planet has not disappointed its fans, as multiple game-winners, phenomenal displays of athleticism, and renewed rivalries have all come out of the woodwork in the early season. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / Nov 18, 2013 / 10:00 am

Video: Brandon Jennings’ Sick Off-The-Backboard Alley-Oop To Andre Drummond

Brandon Jennings, Andre Drummond

There aren’t many 20-year-olds that can steal a pass, sprint the length of the court in a couple huge strides before collecting the return pass off the glass to throw down a filthy dunk. Then again, not many people are Andre Drummond. Still, it’s remarkable to see a 7-footer move the way he does in this play from last night. Read More »

Latest News, Smack, Twitter / Nov 14, 2013 / 12:24 pm

J.R. Smith & Brandon Jennings Start A Twitter War

J.R. Smith

New York guard Chris Smith is going to play in the D-League once that season starts on Nov. 22. He will become the league’s most expensive player ever. Because of the NBA’s punitive luxury-tax system under the new CBA, J.R. Smith‘s brother is costing the Knicks $2 million this year to be their 15th man. Read More »

NBA / Nov 8, 2013 / 2:45 pm

Only 2 Things Stop Detroit From Being East’s Most Dangerous Team

Josh Smith

During the 2003-2004 NBA season, a bunch of ragtag veterans in Detroit shocked a star-laden team from Los Angeles by relying on stellar defense and smart, team-first basketball. They counteracted their below-league-average points per game scoring average and low field goal percentage by playing to their unique strengths, and doing it as one. This was the epitome of a “team.” Read More »

NBA / Nov 5, 2013 / 4:15 pm

The 20 Best Small-Ball Lineups In The NBA

Carmelo Anthony

Just a short year ago, we were blessed to watch the USA Men’s basketball team storm into London and pick apart each opponent with a variety of different tactics that emphasized speed and transition defense. Those lineups, at times, were sorely lacking in the height department. We would occasionally find the 6-8 Carmelo Anthony at the center position where he would rebound and “attempt” to guard opposing centers. Read More »

GIFs, NBA, Smack / Nov 4, 2013 / 9:00 am

Video: Brandon Jennings Shows Some Flair In Pistons Debut

Brandon Jennings

During a Sunday that saw the Detroit Pistons take on Brad Stevens‘ winless Celtics team, Brandon Jennings officially debuted as Detroit’s new point guard. He was wearing a mask to help protect his impacted wisdom tooth, but the mask looked as fierce as Jennings’ game yesterday, and the Pistons needed him against the woeful Celtics. Read More »

NBA / Oct 24, 2013 / 1:45 pm

5 Reasons To Watch The 2013-14 Detroit Pistons

Andre Drummond

With the start of the 2013-14 NBA season rapidly approaching, we thought it only fair to share what makes each team so exciting. Ontologically speaking, all 30 teams deserve our eyeballs this season. Even disastrous lineups still present oodles of plays, personalities, highlights and headaches. Here are five things to keep in mind for each team before flipping the channel.

Next up, the remodeled Pistons. Read More »

Fantasy Doctor, NBA / Oct 18, 2013 / 3:45 pm

The 2013-14 Head-To-Head Fantasy Basketball Top 50 – Preseason Edition

Dwight Howard

Preseason stats don’t mean too much, but it’s great to finally have something to analyze. Our Offseason Top 50 was gathering a little bit too much rust, so now that we’re a few exhibition games deep, it’s time for adjustments. There aren’t too many drastic differences, but certainly there are some changes worth noting. Read More »