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And now something from the JaVale McGee files...
McGee posted an epic contest of skill on his Instagram pitting the Nuggets center against a local kid at what appears to be a Laser Tag venue -- thankfully not a Chuck E. Cheese's -- and he had to prove his shooting ability:
53-36 was the final. And McGee had to let his opponent and the world know that he can indeed shoot the ball.
Considering those narrow cages hardly allow a proper arc on a shot, the 53 points is actually quite impressive. But it is not determination of McGee's ability as a shooter.
McGee should be getting an expanded role with the Nuggets this season with Kosta Koufos shipped off and the Nuggets trying to get the most of their $44 million investment. McGee averaged 9.1 points and 4.8 rebounds per game in 18.1 minutes per game off the bench last season for the Nuggets.
He made his only 3-pointer and was 18 for 60 on shots 10-23 feet. I do not think we will see McGe...
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Tweet The off-season is one of the most important times for NBA players. They have to get their work and their reps in to improve as a player for the upcoming season. In typical JaVale McGee fashion, he gets his work in by beating little kids at basketball arcade games and posting videos of it […]
Denver Nuggets big man, JaVale McGee isn’t known for his precision free throw shooting, as the 7-footer carries a career average of just 58% from the stripe. But that doesn’t stop him from owning a little kid at the arcade shooting game, Super Shot.
McGee beats the kid, who’s reaction is priceless, by a score of 63-36, and then let’s the world know of his shooting prowess...
If you happen to be wondering what Denver Nuggets center JaVale McGee is up on this Labor Day Weekend, it appears that he is challenging little kids to arcade basketball games.
Check out this Instagram video of McGee taking on a little kid as he defeats him in another classic “NoDaysOff” clip:
JaVale McGee image courtesy of Getty Images
Spain defeated Croatia by a final score of 68-40 in Pool Play on Wednesday in EuroBasket 2013.
Rudy Fernandez had 15 points and eight rebounds, while Marc Gasol had 14 points and 11 rebounds. Ricky Rubio added seven points and seven assists.
Bojan Bogdanovic led Croatia with 12 points and seven rebounds.