TAG: Jan Vesely

Latest News, NBA / Feb 20, 2014 / 12:55 pm

Report: 3-Team Deal Sends Andre Miller To Washington, Eric Maynor To Philly

Andre Miller

Andre Miller (Chris Humphreys/USA TODAY Sports)

In the biggest deal of the day so far, Andre Miller is getting his trade wish. He’s going to Washington in a three-team deal involving Philly and Denver, according to multiple reports. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports and Ken Berger of CBSSports.com are both reporting the deal will send Eric Maynor and two second-round picks to the Sixers from the Wizards, and Jan Vesely to the Nuggets. The move was first reported by Rick Bonnell of The Charlotte Observer. Read More »

NBA, Video / Feb 4, 2014 / 11:15 am

The 100 Best Dunks Of The NBA Season

Blake Griffin

Blake Griffin (photo. Joe Camporeale/USA TODAY Sports)

For only a half season’s worth of basketball, the NBA’s top athletes have put together a strong resume and large volume of impressive slams, so much so that we had to list 100 of them. There weren’t any that had to be forced on, either, to complete the list. No, there were plenty of worthy candidates to make this list go beyond the threshold of 100. Read More »

NBA / Jan 8, 2014 / 11:47 pm

Video: John Wall Throws A Sweet Half-Court Lob To Jan Vesely

John Wall

John Wall (Derick E. Hingle/USA TODAY Sports)

After a missed Pelicans’ jumper in the second quarter, John Wall dribbled up to the half-court line and used his impressive court vision to find Jan Vesely making his way to the rim. Wall automatically threw up a perfect lob to Vesely, who finished the sick alley-oop by rocking the rim in front of the New Orleans crowd. Read More »

NBA / Dec 30, 2013 / 4:15 pm

5 Teams That Will Resurrect The Eastern Conference Next Year

DeMar DeRozan

DeMar DeRozan (Tom Szczerbowski/USA TODAY Sports)

The NBA’s Eastern Conference is in need of immediate assistance because outside of the Miami Heat and Indiana Pacers, there are 13 other teams that are on life support.

The Atlanta Hawks are the only other team in the East with a record above .500 and that’s not going to last much longer with Al Horford now out indefinitely. That leaves the likes of the Charlotte Bobcats, Toronto Raptors and Washington Wizards to compete for the coveted third seed. Read More »

NBA / Dec 17, 2013 / 2:00 pm

10 Of The Worst Players In The NBA This Season

Jan Vesely

Jan Vesely (Geoff Burke/USA TODAY Sports)

The athletes that play in the NBA are genetic freaks. Nothing against football players or swimmers but when it comes to hitting the genetic lottery, the NBA is full of them. Tall, freakishly long-limbed, endowed with incredible physiques and hand-eye coordination and abnormally high amounts of fast-twitch muscle fibers… it just doesn’t get any freakier than the NBA. 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 19, 2013 / 10:15 pm

Video: Wizards’ Jan Vesely With The Steal & Alley-Oop Slam

Jan Vesely

Washington Wizards forward Jan Vesely had a rough fall. The Wiz pick up fourth year option on his rookie deal. Maybe that’s motivated him because he’s started to steal minutes from Kevin Seraphin. Tonight, the Czech 23-year-old was rewarded for a nice steal with an alley-oop. Read More »

NBA / Oct 26, 2013 / 5:00 pm

5 Reasons To Watch The 2013-14 Washington Wizards

John Wall

John Wall (photo. adidas Basketball)

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, an up-and-coming Washington Wizards team featuring one of the most exciting backcourts in the NBA.. Read More »

NBA / Apr 23, 2013 / 12:00 pm

The Eastern Conference’s Most Disappointing Players This Season

Jason Terry

Jason Terry (photo. Reebok)

The marathon NBA season came to its end last week and for some, it’s a blessing in disguise. Everyone had players that didn’t live up to expectations this season. We are going to look at some of these poor souls with one minor disclaimer: The excessively injured will not be included. Read More »

NBA, Video / Sep 28, 2012 / 10:00 am

Video: Washington’s Top 10 Plays From Last Season

John Wall

Okay, so Nick Young and JaVale McGee aren’t in Washington anymore and they accounted for like half of this list. But last year, the Wizards were still one of the most exciting terrible teams we’ve seen in a while. They should produce more wins this season now that they added Nene for a full year, as well as players like Emeka Okafor, Trevor Ariza and Bradley Beal. But hopefully, they don’t forget about the highlights. Read More »