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Andrew Wiggins has been climbing up the Minnesota Timberwolves scoring list rather rapidly. Wiggins has scored at least 20 points for the 17th consecutive game in the Timberwolves’ 142-130 loss in Houston on Saturday, breaking the previous mark set by Minnesota legend Kevin Garnett. Joining Wiggins is his second year teammate Karl-Anthony Towns. Early on in Towns’ career, he...
Via Cowbell Kingdom
1 hour ago

Kevin Garnett blames AAU for poor NBA player development

Coaching is so important in today’s NBA, which you can see by young players that fail to develop in poorly-run organizations, only to be moved to another team where they go on to thrive. And sure, sometimes it’s about the player’s mindset, lack of effort, system they play in or weapons around them, but most of the time the most important factor in player development is the...
Via The Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Rajon Rondo rips Bulls teammates in Instagram post

Rajon Rondo is trying his best to write a one-way ticket out of Chicago.Rondo responded to his Bulls teammates Jimmy Butler and Dwyane Wade ripping the team after a loss Wednesday night with an Instagram post on Thursday. In the post, Rondo shared a photo of Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett — his teammates on the Celtics when they won the 2008 NBA championship — and compared their...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 26, 2017  |  Discuss

Celtics Star Isaiah Thomas Gets Lesson In Leadership From Kevin Garnett

That Boston Celtics have emerged as one of the better teams in the Eastern Conference, and that is in large part due to Isaiah Thomas. Thomas has had a monster season for the C’s thus far, as he’s currently second in the NBA in scoring, averaging 29.0 points per game. Not only has IT established himself as one of the league’s premier scorers, he’s also taken the reigns as...
Via NESN.com
January 23, 2017  |  Discuss

Kevin Garnett Gives Isaiah Thomas High Praise (And A Steak Dinner) On New Show

The basketball world is beginning to notice Isaiah Thomas. After a breakout All-Star campaign in 2015-16, the Boston Celtics point guard is putting together another excellent season, averaging an Eastern Conference-best 28.2 points per game entering Friday and leading all NBA players in fourth-quarter scoring. Turns out that type of play gets you some perks. On Thursday night, Thomas...
Via NESN.com
January 13, 2017  |  Discuss

DeAndre Jordan calls new Clippers consultant KG ‘intense’

Kevin Garnett was officially named a consultant for the Los Angeles Clippers earlier this week. And it apparently didn't take long for the fiery Garnett to make an impression on his new crew of pupils. Garnett, who will work primarily with the team's big men in his new role.made an appearance at Clippers practice on Tuesday. And it became clear the recently retired icon wanted...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
January 11, 2017  |  Discuss

KG burns Barkley over calling him ‘borderline Hall of Famer’

Kevin Garnett is carving out a nice little NBA niche for himself post-retirement thanks to “Area 21,” his no-holds-barred show frequently featured on TNT’s “Inside the NBA.” For Thursday’s edition, KG welcomed the iconic Gary Payton into his basketball-themed man cave, during which a fantastic interaction occurred with the “Inside the NBA” studio crew, primarily...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
January 06, 2017  |  Discuss

KG considered attending college at 37 for reality show?

It unfortunately never came to fruition but Kevin Garnett apparently considered hanging up his sneakers a few years ago — a couple of seasons before he ultimately retired — to participate in what would have been a fantastic pro-athlete reality show. When KG’s time with the Boston Celtics came to an end — and before he was traded to the Brooklyn Nets and later joined the...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
December 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Kevin Garnett will serve as guest analyst for Turner Sports, 'Inside The NBA'

TNT staff better have its bleep button ready, because Kevin Garnett is coming to Turner Sports. Turner announced a multi-year contract for the just-retired 15-time all-star Thursday night on Inside the NBA. Garnett will stop by weekly to provide what is sure to honest and passionate commentary. We hear all the time about so-and-so analyst being “bold, unfiltered and raw,...
Via Awful Announcing
October 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Kevin Garnett announces retirement from NBA in Instagram video

Earlier today, it was reported that Kevin Garnett would not return to the Minnesota Timberwolves, and that a retirement announcement was likely. Well, just a few hours later, KG has indeed announced his retirement from the NBA, and did so in an emotional video posted on his Instagram account. The video finishes with the words “Farewell”, followed by “Thank you for the journey”...
Via The Comeback
September 23, 2016  |  Discuss
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