Damian Lillard: the fastest growing party in the NBA

Damian Lillard: the fastest growing party in the NBA

Lillard can do things only a handful of point guards in the game can do, already. He can get to the basket with both hands. I didn’t say drive to the basket; he can GET to the basket with either hand. At 6-foot-3 with long arms, his quickness and ball-handling is scary…

Splitter, Huertas lead Brazil past Great Britain 67-62

Splitter, Huertas lead Brazil past Great Britain 67-62

The first quarter left much to be aesthetically desired as both teams shot poorly (Brazil 2/20, Great Britain 4/15). Great Britain seemed determined to provide its home crowd a better showing by sticking to their offensive game plan and overcoming many unforced turnovers. Despite the basketball’s reluctance to cooperate at times, Great Britain looked a little more committed offensively.

Expanding NBA’s 50 Greatest Players to 65 | Part 1

The list rightfully spans both the foundation, innovation and modernization of the game. No true guidelines exist for its compilation. For one, the names were presented sans-position, which allows only the best on the list. Secondly, statistics dominate the selections but can differ greatly from player-to-player. 32,172 points separate the list’s top and bottom scorers (Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 38,327; Bill Walton 6,215).

NBA Thumbnail Tales | Conference Semis 2010

A little trivia for you. Who is arguably the best power forward in the history of the league? And on which team does he play? This same team has one of the top five point guards in the league, and this guy is coming off the bench. This team also has maybe the best triple threat guy in the league. Confused?

NBA Thumbnail Tales | Opening Round ’10

Oh, the intrigue. Dallas looked ready for a title run after acquiring Caron Butler. Dallas has lost just seven games since getting Butler on February 16th. Does anyone want to play the Spurs in the playoffs? How much playoff experience do the Spurs have? Tony Parker is back in the lineup.