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2016-17 NBA Awards: The Ricky Davis Award for most irrationally confident shooter

Monday night, the first televised NBA Awards show takes place. Finally, some two months after the end of the 2016-17 NBA season, we'll find out who takes home MVP, Rookie of the Year, Executive of the Year, Sixth Man, Coach of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year and more. However, the annual honors bestowed on players, coaches and executives alike leave something to be desired...
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Brandon Jennings warns against trying to form super-teams like Warriors

Almost all of the biggest NBA trade rumors we have heard in the past week involve the prospect of superstar players joining forces, and one veteran is warning teams that trying to become the Golden State Warriors won’t work for everyone.While the idea of guys like LeBron James, Paul George and Jimmy Butler forming super-teams sounds enticing, Washington Wizards point guard Brandon...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Jennings says Pierce doesn't deserve farewell tour

Paul Pierce’s Hall of Fame career came to an end Sunday after 19 illustrious seasons, and he was showered by congrats and well wishes from his fellow NBA players. Alas, Wizards guard Brandon Jennings was not one of them.After Pierce’s Clippers were eliminated by the Utah Jazz to wrap up the 39-year-old’s final NBA season, Jennings appeared to take a shot at Pierce, saying that...
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May 01, 2017  |  Discuss

NBA Referee Hotline Bling: Devin Harris sounds nasal

After ratifying the new CBA, the NBA created a hotline for players to call and speak their minds about NBA referees. They can plead their cases on technical fouls, complain about unfair treatment or get gambling tips from Scott Foster. It's an upgrade on the old system, where Magic Johnson and Larry Bird had to send David Stern beautiful, handwritten letters to protest flagrant fouls...
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April 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Brandon Jennings calls Wizards ‘a team that actually plays together’

Brandon Jennings had spent the entire season with the New York Knicks before being released and signing with the Washington Wizards, and it sounds like he’s enjoying it a lot more in the nation’s capital.Jennings talked about playing for Washington and how it was nice to play for a team that actually played as a team.“I’m in the same position I was in New York, but just in...
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March 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Brandon Jennings likely to sign with Wizards once he clears waivers

It’s no secret the Washington Wizards need a backup point guard. For proof, look no further than Trey Burke’s stats. The 24-year-old has averaged 4.9 points and 1.8 assists in 53 appearances as John Wall’s backup this season. The Wizards failed to address their need for a backup point guard at the trade deadline, but the answer to their troubles might be coming soon. Washington...
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February 28, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Brandon Jennings wants to sign with Wizards

Brandon Jennings sounds likely to sign a deal with the Washington Wizards as long as he clears waivers.The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski says the Wizards and Jennings are “enthusiastic” about completing a deal: Jennings was waived by the New York Knicks on Monday so that the point guard could join a contender. It was initially expected that he might end up with Charlotte, but...
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February 28, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Jennings expected to sign with Hornets

Brandon Jennings is reportedly headed to Charlotte. Detroit Pistons head coach Stan Van Gundy broke the news to reporters this morning after speaking with Jennings’ agent. Jennings was waived by the New York Knicks this morning after a disappointing season coming off the bench. Currently averaging 12.5 points and 7.2 assists per 36 minutes on 38 percent shooting from the field...
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February 27, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Knicks sign Brandon Jennings

The New York Knicks are continuing what has been a very active summer for the fledgling franchise. After adding Derrick Rose, Joakim Noah and Courtney Lee to the mix, New York has reportedly signed former lottery pick Brandon Jennings. The Knicks are about to strike a deal with Brandon Jennings, according to league sources — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 4, 2016 Jennings...
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July 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Brandon Jennings calls Meek Mill’s career “finito”

Rappers Drake and Meek Mill are engaged in a cute little beef that’s led to multiple diss tracks, and Drake has apparently dominated the battle so much that Brandon Jennings believes Meek Mill’s career is “over” and “finito.” According to TMZ Sports, the Detroit Pistons point guard said he feels sorry for Meek, whose career “just got started and now it’s done.”...
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August 05, 2015  |  Discuss

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