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Gary Payton isnt taking for granted he will be first-ballot Hall of Famer. But lets just say hes ready if it happens.
Payton already knows who his Hall of Famer presenters will be whenever he might be enshrined.
I would name two of them, John Stockton and George Gervin, Payton said in a phone interview with FOX Sports Florida. "John Stockton is someone that I respect and was the toughest basketball player I played (against). George Gervin, because I admired him ever since I was (growing up). Those are guys that I respect a lot.
Payton, who played the final two of his 17 NBA seasons with Miami, retired in 2007 and is now eligible for induction after the required five-year waiting period. Finalists will be announced Feb. 15 during the NBAs All-Star Weekend in Houston and the class of 2013 revealed April 8 at the Final Four in Atlanta.
The point guard, who had his greatest years in Seattle from 1990-2003, was a nine-time All-Star who averaged 16.3 points and 6.7 assists. Nickn...
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Dwyane Wade has taken many bold fashion steps over the past few years ever since hiring a consultant to dress him. He’s worn the pointless nerd glasses, color-coordinated his finger wraps with his ties, and he even painted his toe nails. Maybe his most notable look was the hot pink pants he wore during the playoffs. Coming in a close second are the super-skinny pants he wore on...
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Dwyane Wade will probably be the subject of quite a few of my “Fashion Glances.” One, because he clearly loves fashion and two because people usually have a strong reaction to his choices. Case in point, LeBron James posted this photo of DWade to Instagram last night following Heat vs. Rockets- the Rockets had this [...]
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Heat forward Chris Bosh is the human version of a surprised ostrich or a sly velociraptor, depending on your interpretation. Often times he makes odd, yet hilarious faces like the one you see above, and it’s OK to laugh at him and his wacky antics, because if we didn’t, Bosh might stop making said funny faces, and then where would we be?
There are so many great things about this play. First Eric hustles back when most players would just let a two on none happen. Not Eric, he comes running in and gets up higher than Dwyane Wade for the block. Great play for a young player that a lot of writers are high on. I am a little surprised Dwyane Wade didn't call Bledsoe dirty or cheap after that block like he usually...
Back on Tuesday, LeBron James decided to post this photo of teammate Dwyane Wade rocking some skinny jeans on a recent flight.Clearly, Wade needed assistance to just get into those pants:(Courtesy of USA Today)
For those of you eagerly awaiting the 2012 edition of People Magazine's "Sexiest Men Alive", you might recognize the man they picked as the sexiest Alaskan man.People went with Miami Heat starting Mario Chalmers and well, USA Today's Chris Chase will fill you in with the rest of the details: This year, the magazine chose the sexiest man from each 50 states. ...
A couple of years ago, Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade's dunk attempts weren't going to be swatted by many people.However, D-Wade is getting up their in NBA age (He's 30) and last night, he got victimized by Clippers guard Eric Bledsoe swatting a dunk attempt in the second quarter of play:
LeBron James scored a season-high 38 points, Chris Bosh had 24
points and 10 rebounds, and the Miami Heat rallied to beat the
Houston Rockets 113-110 on Monday night.
While their offense has been up to the task, the Miami Heat's defense hasn't been close to championship form.
The Denver Nuggets have similar concerns defensively with the NBA's highest-scoring team coming to town Thursday night.
After finishing fourth in the league in scoring defense at 92.5 points per game during their 2011-12 championship season, Miami (6-3) ranks...
Special guest Brandon Caldwell blesses TSFJ with some first-hand words from the Miami Heat vs. Houston Rockets game on Monday night. Shocking The World ensued.The post Shocking The World: Miami Heat Vs. Houston Rockets (The Hairline Vs. The Beard) appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.