TAG: Christian Eyenga

NBA / Aug 16, 2012 / 12:30 pm

The Orlando Magic May Have Taken The Best Deal Available After All

Dwight Howard Nets trade rumors

Dwight Howard (photo. adidas)

Yep. Magic GM Rob Hennigan recently spoke with SI‘s Sam Amick about the progression of the Dwight Howard trade talks, and there was a lot of revealing information previously unavailable to the public eye. Before we get to analyzing what actually went down, let’s hear the details first. Read More »

Smack / Feb 11, 2012 / 1:09 am

Jeremy Lin Outplays Kobe Bryant; Chris Paul Hits A Game-Winner

Jeremy Lin

Hopefully Kobe knows who Jeremy Lin is now. After spending time between the Lakers’ win in Boston and last night’s 92-85 loss in NYC doing his best to try to say he had no clue who the NBA’s newest sensation was, Bryant got one-upped by the man who has now scored more points in his first three starts than any player ever has since the NBA/ABA merger. Lin blew up for 38 points and seven assists, incubating Derek Fisher (He had one spin move in the first half that sent Fisher back to 1996) and running the lazy Lakers all over the half-court. Read More »

Video / Jan 26, 2012 / 5:00 pm

Top 10 Missed Dunks Of The Year

Will Bunton

I don’t know about you, but doesn’t it sometimes feel like the missed dunks are the ones that can get the crowd hyped? It’s those plays that are just out of reach, so close, that have players pushing the boundaries and fans getting excited. Our friends at Hoopmixtape put together the 10 best misses of the entire year, which includes people like Shaquille Johnson, Stephen Curry and John Wall getting oh so close to some incredible jams. Hit the jump to check out the best of the best misses. Read More »

Video / Sep 26, 2011 / 4:00 pm

The Definitive “Lockout League” Mixtape

While exhibition games are cool, there’s nothing quite like basketball in league form. And with the NBA on hold, this month’s “Lockout League” at Impact Basketball in Las Vegas brought us the next best thing. With that, check out the full recap from our friends at Hoopmixtape. Enjoy!


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Fantasy Doctor, NBA / Sep 21, 2011 / 11:00 am

NBA Fantasy Team Analysis: The Cleveland Cavaliers

Baron Davis

Baron Davis

The Cleveland Cavaliers won just 19 games last season, good for second worst in the NBA. They also dealt away their most promising big man before the lockout began, which is kind of a downer for fantasy purposes. While there are some things to get excited about — the arrivals of a skilled rookie point guard and a promising rookie power forward, along with the return of Sideshow Bob – this Cavs squad has “timeshare” written all over it. Put on your sad face as we dive into the fantasy prospects for Dan Gilbert‘s crew. Read More »

Video / Sep 21, 2011 / 10:30 am

Rudy Gay Shows Out In His First Game Back From Injury

He’s back. After getting up with Rudy Gay last week in NYC, he told me that he could not wait to get back on the court. And after a positive report from the doctor on Monday, that’s exactly what he did. With that, check out Gay in his first game back from injury at the “Lockout League,” as well as all of the highlights from Day 6 in Vegas.


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Video / Sep 20, 2011 / 10:30 am

The Best Of Week 1 At The “Lockout League” In Vegas

If and when the season does start, these guys will be ready…


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Video / Jul 29, 2011 / 2:30 pm

Christian Eyenga Dunks Everything At The Indy Pro-Am

Now that you’ve seen what Lance Stephenson did at the Indy Pro-Am, check out some highlights of Cavs swingman Christian Eyenga from the other night. Kyrie Irving better get ready to throw some lobs…


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Video / Jul 29, 2011 / 12:30 pm

Lance Stephenson Shows Out At The Indy Pro-Am

It’s safe to say that Lance Stephenson‘s rookie season with the Pacers didn’t quite go as planned. But that won’t stop Born Ready from doin’ work when he’s given the chance. With that, check out some of his exploits from the Indy Pro-Am the other night, including a sick pass to the Cavs’ Christian Eyenga for a dunk.


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Fantasy Doctor, NBA / Feb 24, 2011 / 11:30 am

Fantasy Trade Analysis: Baron Davis, Mo Williams & Kirk Hinrich

Baron Davis

Baron Davis, Dime #29

There are obviously aftershocks from the big deals involving Carmelo Anthony and Deron Williams earlier this week. With a few hours left before the trade deadline passes, there are more deals to discuss, involving guys like Baron Davis, Mo Williams and Kirk Hinrich. Here are quick takes on the implications that fantasy owners should pay attention to. Read More »