TAG: DeAndre Jordan

NBA / Jul 4, 2014 / 2:15 pm

10 Players On The Rise In NBA Fantasy Next Season

Anthony Davis

As the 2013-14 NBA season has come to a conclusion, it’s never too early to look ahead to next year for fantasy owners. Finding value is crucial in keeper leagues and is a big part of building a championship roster. Drafting fresh each year becomes a daunting task of finding players who are ready to break out and have a bigger impact than they did the year before. Below is a list of 10 players who should be selected earlier than they probably went in your fantasy draft last year. These players had impact seasons this year and should take the another step next year to become big time fantasy studs. Read More »

Smack / Jun 16, 2014 / 5:45 pm

Video: Paul George, Steph Curry, Dwight Howard & More Read “Mean Tweets”

Paul George

You might have caught this segment on “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” where the host convinces celebrities to tape spots where they’re reading mean tweets about themselves then reacting. Find out how it goes for Paul George, Dwight Howard, Amar’e Stoudmeire, Jeremy Lin, Jalen Rose and more NBA stars and commentators.. Read More »

Latest News / Jun 2, 2014 / 3:30 pm

Noah & George Headline 2014 All-Defensive Teams

Joakim Noah

The NBA announced the 2014 All-Defensive teams today. The first team comprises of Defensive Player Of The Year Joakim Noah, Paul George, Chris Paul, Serge Ibaka and Andre Iguodala. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / May 16, 2014 / 10:30 am

Video: Blake Griffin’s Acrobatic Pass To DJ

Blake Griffin, Nick Collison

There aren’t many big men in the NBA who can pass as well together as DeAndre Jordan and Blake Griffin. The big-to-big connection was a large reason the Clippers pushed the Thunder so hard in the Western Semifinals. Despite getting eliminated last night, Blake and DJ showed off their telekinetic partnership yet again. Read More »

NBA / May 14, 2014 / 11:00 am

Video: Thabo Sefolosha Posterizes DeAndre Jordan

Thabo Sefolosha, DeAndre Jordan

In the first quarter of last night’s game between the Thunder and Clippers, Thabo Sefolosha got the ball in the corner, drove to the rim, and surprised a few folks by elevating over DeAndre Jordan for a posterization. Read More »

GIFs, NBA, Video / May 11, 2014 / 7:37 pm

DeAndre Jordan Posterizes Ibaka On The And-1 Alley-Oop

DeAndre Jordan, Serge Ibaka

We saw some people mentioning Brandon Knight in relation to DeAndre Jordan‘s strong Game 4 slam over Serge Ibaka off the Chris Paul lob. We don’t think so, but the fact it’s even included in that conversation indicates how impressive DJ’s jam really was. Read More »

NBA, Smack / May 8, 2014 / 1:45 pm

Outrageous Kevin Durant Flop Set To R. Kelly’s “I Believe I Can Fly”

Kevin Durant

Not even the MVP is immune to flopping. On a night that saw him celebrate the award with his home crowd and then go out and completely obliterate the Clippers with a 32-point, 12-rebound, 9-assist masterpiece, Kevin Durant also made waves with a memorable flop. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / May 8, 2014 / 1:27 am

Video: DeAndre Jordan’s Powerful Alley-Oop Slam

DeAndre Jordan

Before the Thunder’s dynamic duo ran roughshod over the bruised and bloodied Clippers in Game 2 Wednesday night, DeAndre Jordan did his flying thing on an alley-oop late in the first quarter. Read More »

High School, Video / May 2, 2014 / 4:45 pm

The 10 Most Exciting HS Players We’ve Ever Seen

Aquille Carr

Aquille Carr (photo. Douglas Sonders)

Basketball is fun. It provides jaw-dropping highlights and eye-popping plays. NBA and college hoops are full of them, but it is what happens on the high school hardwood that often goes unnoticed. While not every player “makes it” to superstardom, there are those who find unfathomable success before they are even legally allowed to drive cars. Read More »

NBA, Video / Apr 23, 2014 / 11:30 am

The NBA’s Best Videobombs Of The Season

Andre Drummond

Miami might’ve started it all, but now the videobomb is a league-wide phenomenon, and everyone from Andre Drummond to DeAndre Jordan wants to get in on the act. But try as they might, no one is topping Chris Bosh and the Heat. Read More »