Originally written on Holdout Sports  |  Last updated 11/17/14
Chicago Bulls guard Nate Robinson, who only stands 5-foot-9, continued his amazing level of play during Friday night's playoff game against the Miami Heat when he blocked a shot by LeBron James from behind in the third quarter. Robinson had 17 points and 7 assists, and even grabbed 6 rebounds, but it wasn't enough as the Heat won the game 104-94 to take a 2-1 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals. H/T Sports Grid. Visit us at holdoutsports.com and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.
2 Comments:
  • Nate Robinson is playing his a$$ off while Derrick Rose sits on his a$$ on the bench. Nate Robinson is earing his salary. This gun can flat out play. He showing that he is not afraid of anyone on the court. He even took on LaBron James. Derrick Rose should be taking lessons from Nate Robinson. This is a guy who wants to play and WIN. Not like Derrick Rose who wants to sit on the bench and collect a pay check. Nate Robinson earns his pay check every time he plays.
  • Unfortunately Nate Robinson is playing for a contract on another team next season - since Gar-Pax gave Rose his paper, they had to make some un-conventional moves to field a competitive team - and the way he's performed this season, they won't be able to afford him. Enjoy it now Bulls fans - because next season, instead of a team that plays for one another with heart, they'll be standing around once again watching their prima donna get stuffed driving down the lane every other possession. Besides, the Bulls execs will not want to be put in the spot where, when Rose is underperforming, that the fans will be chanting for Nate...
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Bears to bench Jay Cutler, start Jimmy Clausen

Wes Welker once pulled funny UGG prank on Tom Brady

Wil Myers heads to Padres in 11-player, 3-team trade

Bo Pelini calls Nebraska AD a ‘c–t’ and ‘p-ssy’

49ers release Ray McDonald

Take your pick: Colin Kaepernick or Derek Carr

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

Reports: Michigan makes huge offer to Harbaugh

Heat lose a key player with McRoberts out for rest of season

Belichick: Ryan is 'buttering me up' with Hall of Fame praise

Marshall: Bears need to gel and do some kumbaya

Red Sox appear content with rotation despite lack of true ace

Iguodala gets technical for mocking Conley travel

Report: Celtics in serious trade talks involving Rondo

WATCH: Brandon Jennings makes mind-boggling play

WATCH: Drake intros Raptors on 'Drake Night'

Brian Billick owns Browns fan over Johnny Manziel criticism

WATCH: Did Flyers' Giroux wipe boogers on linesman’s back?

Royals sign Edinson Volquez to 2-year deal

12 candidates to replace Paul Chryst at Pitt

Brad Halsey claimed he was on cocaine for Bonds record HR

Wade Miley confident in health, diet after trade from D-Backs

When bowl results mean more for one school than another

Ray Rice, Adrian Peterson lead in 2014 athlete Google searches

Max Scherzer next domino to fall in free agent market

NBA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

Brian Billick owns Browns fan

C's in serious trade talks about Rondo

Pelini has profane words for Nebraska AD

When bowl results mean more for one school than another

Four can't-miss match-ups in NFL's Week 16

RG3 quits social media for season

Each NFL division’s MVP

Five NFLers who must step up in Week 16

Most impressive college hoops teams

Five reasons why FSU is going to win the CFB Playoff

Boxer admits to dive in Rourke bout

FCC heard about Brady's swearing?

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.