UCLA Bruins Basketball Guards Shine in the NBA

On Saturday, UCLA-alum, Zach LaVine played his best game of the season against arguably the best team in the league. He scored 37 points, grabbed 9 rebounds, and had 4 assists. The day after, Russell Westbrook put on another spectacle that resulted in 54 points, 9 rebounds, and 8 assists against the Pacers. In light of Russell Westbrook’s continued dominance and Zach LaVine’s...
April 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Confident combo guard LaVine out to prove he can play right away for Wolves

MINNEAPOLIS -- Despite guarantees of a multimillion-dollar paycheck at least the next two years, Zach LaVine bears every resemblance of a confident adolescent. His 19-year-old face struggles to pop out thin lines of pubescent stubble. His voice features a manufactured-sounding depth suggesting it's intentionally lower than its natural tone. When speaking, he'll lock eyes with the...
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July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Did Zach LaVine say ‘f— me’ after being drafted by T-Wolves? (Video)

Zach LaVine did not appear to be happy to be drafted by the Minnesota Timberwolves on Thursday. The former UCLA guard looked anything but enthusiastic about being selected No. 13 overall by Minnesota. He immediately slammed his head against the table after hearing his name called. Many people even speculated that he said, “f— me” […]
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June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Zach LaVine Was Not Happy With The Timberwolves Taking Him

The Minnesota Timberwolves took UCLA’s Zach LaVine with the 13th pick in the NBA Draft. How happy was the super-athletic guard after being selected by Minnesota? You be the judge. The post Zach LaVine Was Not Happy With The Timberwolves Taking Him appeared first on Diehardsport.
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June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Zach LaVine Shows Off Incredible 46-Inch Vertical Jump At Lakers Workout

Despite averaging under 25 minutes per game in his one season at UCLA, guard Zach LaVine has been one of the most precipitous risers of this NBA Draft cycle. When he declared, some wondered why he would leave school so early after proving little as a freshman. LaVine has been a star at the combine and in workouts, and in Los Angeles with the Lakers, he showed why so many teams seem...
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June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-UCLA guard LaVine sets Lakers pre-draft workout record with jump

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- It's no secret Zach LaVine can jump. The former UCLA guard showed that to the Lakers Wednesday during a pre-draft workout registering 46 inches on his vertical jump -- a Lakers pre-draft workout record -- nearly five inches better than the 41.5 he jumped at last month's NBA Pre-Draft Combine in Chicago, which was the third-best among participants. It's no secret...
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June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Zach LaVine Hits 46″ On Vertical Leap, Beats Out Andrew Wiggins’

UCLA’s Zach LaVine, a potential top 15 pick in this months NBA Draft, showed that it’s not just Andrew Wiggins who has unreal athleticism. The 6’6” guard, who’s vertical measured at 41.5 inches on the combine, stepped up his game on Wednesday working out with the Lakers. And Zach LaVine also said his epic 46″ […] The post Zach LaVine Hits 46″ On Vertical Leap, Beats...
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June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Faces of March: Zach LaVine

This week, we are profiling five players currently under the national radar who could become breakout stars of the NCAA tournament. Other profiles include: Grant Gibbs, Creighton Nigel Hayes, Wisconsin As part of our “Faces on March” series, let’s take a look at another potential breakout player who can lead his team to March Madness success. That player is Zach LaVine of...
Via The Sports Post
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

UCLA's Zach LaVine Could Become Lottery Pick

Zach LaVine has made an instant impact at UCLA in his freshman season, averaging 13.2 points, 2.7 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game in 26.1 minutes. LaVine's highlight reel dunks have helped him get attention nationally. LaVine's athleticism and scoring ability, along with the possibility of him being able to play point guard in the NBA has him rising up draft boards. "I think he...
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December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

UCLA's Zach LaVine with the Dunk of the Night

The Boss may have been in the stands cheering the Duke Blue Devils on, but it UCLA's Zach LaVine that proved he was born to run with this fast break dunk! Loading...
Via FatManWriting
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

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