TAG: kevin garnett

GIFs / Jan 22, 2015 / 10:30 am

GIF: Boogie’s Behind-The-Back Burn Of KG

Kevin Garnett, DeMarcus Cousins

The Kings fell down by 16 at the half against the Nets last night. DeMarcus Cousins was just 2-for-12 in the opening 24 minutes, but DMC and the Kings came back to make a game of it late, only to fall 103-100 to the visiting Nets. Cousins rebounded to go 8-of-12 in the second half and one of those eight field goals embarrassed former Defensive PLayer of the Year, Kevin Garnett. The slick handle on display by a 6-11, 240-pound human being should be outlawed as unfair to opponents. Read More »

Smack / Jan 16, 2015 / 4:30 pm

Paul Pierce Before Facing Nets: “Any Team Without Paul Pierce Misses Him”

Paul Pierce

Paul Pierce has never lacked for confidence. The Washington Wizards forward is a frequent crunch-time playmaker and avid trash-talker, traits backed-up by a legendary career that will eventually make him a Hall-of-Famer. And though his role in 2014-2015 is an ancillary one, the 37 year-old still boasts the charming arrogance that’s spurred him to superstardom. Read More »

GIFs, Latest News / Jan 12, 2015 / 9:30 pm

Video: Kevin Garnett Ejected For Head-Butting Dwight Howard

Dwight Howard, Kevin Garnett

Oh man, Kevin Garnett is working through something in Brooklyn these days. I think he misses Paul. During the first quarter of the Nets-Rockets game tonight, a routine rebound and whistle on KG turned into a scrum with Dwight Howard that reached an apex (or nadir) when KG thrust his head into Howard’s face after spiking the ball at him. Read More »

Video / Jan 5, 2015 / 4:00 pm

Watch Kevin Garnett Explain His Maniacal Basketball “Fandom”

Kevin Garnett

Kevin Garnett (photo. YESNetwork YouTube)

Kevin Garnett isn’t most basketball fans. Instead of simply marveling at the world’s greatest athletes competing in the world’s greatest sport, the Brooklyn Nets big man says he approaches watching hoops the same way he does playing them – with a maniacal and relentless intensity that exhibits his undying love for the game. Read More »

Smack / Jan 3, 2015 / 2:15 pm

Video: Kevin Garnett Yells “I’m Good! I’m Good” As Channing Frye Air-Balls

Kevin Garnett

The influence of communication knows no bounds in basketball. Kevin Garnett can attest to that reality more than anyone. In a play encapsulating the 38 year-old’s current impact and career-long zeal for competition, watch KG repeatedly yell “I’m good! I’m good!” while defending the Orlando Magic’s Channing Frye in the post and goading him into an air-ball – as the Brooklyn Nets lead by double-digits late in the fourth quarter. Read More »

NBA, Twitter / Dec 30, 2014 / 12:30 pm

Kevin Garnett’s Daughter Impressed He Can Dunk; He Calls It “Low Moment”

Kevin Garnett

The Nets played some surprising ball last night when they brought Brook Lopez and Deron Williams off the bench in a 107-99 win over the Kings. Kevin Garnett even threw down an alley-oop after getting to a loose ball, the former of which surprised media members and his daughter — though it annoyed the grizzled vet. Read More »

Smack / Dec 28, 2014 / 2:15 pm

David West On KG Blowing In His Ear: “I Didn’t Like It…Lance’s Was More Sensual”

Kevin Garnett, David West

David West could laugh after the game because his Pacers defeated the Nets, 110-85 on Saturday night. But during the contest, he experienced some “aggressive” face blowing courtesy of Kevin Garnett. The antic backfired, though, with West scoring 15 of his 17 points in the second half — when the Pacers outscored the Nets 60-38. Read More »

GIFs, Latest News / Dec 26, 2014 / 6:30 pm

GIF: Marcus Smart Dives For Loose Ball, Gets Dap From Kevin Garnett

Marcus Smart, Kevin Garnett

Brooklyn Nets big man Kevin Garnett has made a habit of terrorizing opposing rookies throughout his 20-year career career. As its final chapter is finally being written, the future Hall-of-Famer seems to be changing the narrative. After lottery pick Marcus Smart dove for and corralled a loose ball that led to a dunk, Garnett went out of his way to let the Boston Celtics point guard know that he appreciated the effort. Read More »

Video / Dec 26, 2014 / 10:45 am

Watch “Inside The NBA” Salute Craig Sager On Christmas Day

Craig Sager

It’s been months now since Craig Sager was diagnosed with Leukemia, robbing NBA fans of one of the most colorful personalities ever, and an NBA lifer whose sideline reporting has become synonymous with the game itself. Despite missing his presence during a quintuple header on Christmas Day, the people at “Inside the NBA still brought his ongoing — though winning — battle against cancer into our homes last night. Read More »

NBA / Dec 22, 2014 / 4:45 pm

Dime Q&A: Kyle O’Quinn On His Role With Orlando, KG & Full-Grown Beards

Kyle O'Quinn

It is not easy for young players to adjust to the NBA, let alone endure seasons of losing and injuries that can derail all future plans. Yet, after two up-and-down seasons in Orlando, Kyle O’Quinn appears to have come into his own, both with his play on the court and voice off of it. Read More »