Found October 03, 2013 on We Talk Fantasy Sports:
If the first two players drafted in your Fantasy Basketball draft are not LeBron James and Kevin Durant and you have the 3rd pick, you win!  These are the two best players in the league and Kevin Durant could average 40 points per game for a while, with Russell Westbrook out.  It will be interesting to see how the Pistons offense operates with Brandon Jennings, Josh Smith and Greg Monroe "sharing" the rock.  Danilo Gallinari is out until December so Wilson Chandler gets a huge boost for a month or so.  He averaged nearly 19 points per game in 8 starts last season, but the Denver Nugets are no longer coached by George Karl, so who knows if they will continue to be the highest scoring team in the league.* - New Team** - Rookie table.tableizer-table { border: 1px solid #CCC; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif font-size: 12px; } .tableizer-table td { padding: 4px; margin: 3px; border: 1px solid #ccc; } .tableizer-table th { background-color: #104E8B; color: #FFF; font-weight: bold; } RankPlayerTeam1LeBron JamesMia2Kevin DurantOKC3Carmelo AnthonyNY4Paul GeorgeInd5Josh Smith *Det6Nicolas BatumPor7Rudy GayTor8Kawhi LeonardSA9Jeff GreenBos10Paul Pierce *Bkn table.tableizer-table { border: 1px solid #CCC; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif font-size: 12px; } .tableizer-table td { padding: 4px; margin: 3px; border: 1px solid #ccc; } .tableizer-table th { background-color: #104E8B; color: #FFF; font-weight: bold; } RankPlayerTeam11Luol DengChi12Tyreke Evans *Nor13Thaddeus YoungPhi14Andre Iguodala *GS15Chandler ParsonsHou16Harrison BarnesGS17Gerald Wallace *Bos18Maurice HarklessOrl19Wilson ChandlerDen20Michael Kidd-GilchristCha21Trevor ArizaWsh22Caron Butler *Mil23Shawn MarionDal24Andrei Kirilenko *Bkn25Danilo GallinariDen26Metta World Peace *NY27Dorell Wright *Por28Otto Porter Jr. **Wsh29Jared Dudley *LAC30Corey BrewerMin31Al-Farouq AminuNor32Alonzo GeeCle33Carlos Delfino *Mil34Wesley Johnson *LAL35Shabazz Muhammad **MinFantasy Basketball C RankingsFantasy Basketball PF RankingsFantasy Basketball SG RankingsFantasy Basketball PG Rankings

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It’s not everyday that Miami Heat star LeBron James asks science questions but thanks to the fine folks over at the Khan Academy, we get to learn the answers to some breaking questions. LeBron asked eight questions to the education website about science back in 2012 and below are some of my personal favorites from the series: *** LeBron James image courtesy of Getty Images

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LeBron James can do more than dominate every facet of the game on the hardwood.  James is well rounded, intelligent, and judging by the video below, a high end watch designer as well. The reigning NBA MVP  teamed up with Audemars Piguet from Switzerland, to create a $51, 500 limited edition Audemar watch titled the Chronograph by LeBron James. Only 600 of the watches were made...

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The great Michael Jordan said today he would beat LeBron James 1-on-1 in his prime. As you may expect, that comment created debate all over social media outlets. There was one player Jordan wasn’t too sure about and that’s none other than Kobe Bryant. In his prime, Michael Jordan thinks he would have defeated LeBron James […]

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Says Oscar Robertson Was Better Than LeBron James and Michael Jordan

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Dwight Hopes To Follow LeBron's Path To Remaking Public Perception

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Kareem votes Oscar Robertson greatest of all time

Since we were talking about this anyway with Michael Jordan claiming he could be LeBron James one on one and Kobe Bryant stole all of his moves, why not ask another all-time great who the all-time greatest is. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was asked this very question on the Colin Cowherd Show and came up with an answer the average NBA fan, certainly not the casual NBA fan, would come...

Kobe’s jersey third most popular in the world

Kobe Bryant‘s jersey was the third most popular in the world this past season. The Lakers guard has had the most popular NBA jersey in the world in recent times, yet it appears that high-profile events such as winning an MVP award and championships can affect sales. According to, LeBron James currently has the best-selling jersey in the world: LeBron James has the world’s...
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