Somewhere in an arena in Turkey: @timjr5 and pops…eating chicken…and playing basketball
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Former Miami Heat All-Star guard Tim Hardaway has left the organization to accept an assistant coaching position with the Detroit Pistons.
Hardaway was originally hired by the Heat in June 2010 as their community and corporate liaison as well as scout. The Hall Of Fame finalist will be moving to the bench in support of his former assistant coach Stan Van Gundy, who was also the head...
Let’s give the Knicks credit for something. Over the past few seasons, the team has done an excellent job of mining some pretty good mid-roster talent, all while having a rough cap situation because of the huge contracts to their “star” players. Often times this is through free agency or the D-League, and it’s even through the draft – something the Knicks often seem voluntarily...
Andre Drummond saved his best rebound for last. Really, for after the game.
Drummond was awarded the BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge MVP trophy, but there was some assembly required. As the BBVA Compass representative handed it to him, the star fell off its base and hit the floor. Tim Hardaway Jr. stole the mic and dubbed it an ESPN Not Top 10 Play.
Indeed it was. But...
The BBVA Rising Stars Challenge this year was one for the ages. From Jared Sullinger knocking down triples, to Tim Hardaway Jr. and Dion Waiters having a shootout, to Andre Drummond pulling down 25 boards, this was one of the most exciting basketball games of the season, even if it didn’t count. Here are some of the highlights of the night:
From earlier: Anthony Davis throws...
Tim Hardaway Jr. decided to have a little fun during the Rising Stars Challenge (or whatever the heck they call that game) on Friday night in New Orleans. While standing in the free throw line, he reached to untie the shoelaces of opponent Andre Drummond. No doubt he learned the move from his knuckleheaded teammate […]
Waiters and Hardaway Jr. went at it for about a two-minute stretch, but the Philly kid won the war when he dropped Hardaway Jr with a crossover, allowed him to gather himself and then sank a deep three.
The animation of James Harden and Kevin Durant make the exchange that much better.
The Rising Stars Challenge during All-Star Weekend is the event that showcases the best young players throughout the NBA.
It is an event that gives players opportunities to put on a show and let everyone know who they are.
Tonight, in the 2nd half of the game Tim Hardaway Jr. and Dion Waiters were putting on a show, going back and form scoring on either ends. At one point, Waiters...