The NBA world is abuzz with news that Mike D'Antoni is out as head coach of the New York Knicks. Reports from Yahoo Sports and various writers around the web confirm this development, though no official
Stat: Denver forward Kenneth Faried leads all rookies in player efficiency rating with a mark of 22.66, almost 1.5 points better than second place and surefire rookie of the year Kyrie Irving.
Stat: Tyson Chandler and LeBron James rank first and second in the league in field goal percentage from inside ten feet. Chandler connects on 70.5% of his attempts from that distance while James hits
With the March 15th NBA trade deadline looming, many players league-wide are wondering what jersey they are going to don by week’s end. Although it’s hard for the average sports fan to feel sympathy
Stat: Evan Turner leads all guards with a rebound rate of 13.3, a full three points higher than second place Mike Miller.
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If you’ve been paying any attention to NBA Basketball lately, you’ll notice that the league is not nearly as polarized as the sports world and casual fans are making it out to be. Yes, there are
21.8 PPG, 11.1 RPG, 2.5 APG, 3.1 BLK, 1.7 STL
51.2% FG, 71.2% FT
Prime = 1985-1997
24.7 PPG, 12.1 RPG, 2.8 APG, 3.5 BLK, 1.9 STL
51.4% FG, 72.4% FT
Stat: Denver leads the league in free throw rate differential with a mark of 10.03, outdistancing second place Oklahoma City by 1.53 points, which is more than separates the Thunder and third ranking Orlando.
Stat: Utah Jazz backup point guard Earl Watson leads the NBA with an assist rate of 79.37. Second place Jose Calderon has a rating of 73.81, nearly six points lower than that of Watson.
Kevin Love says he didn't know he was capable of becoming this type of player.
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