Giannis Antetokounmpo finally knows he can destroy you

Giannis Antetokounmpo. His name is a sentence in and of itself. From the way the 2017-18 season started, those 20 letters are all you need to know about the NBA right now. The young Buck is instilling unmitigated fear in a league full of professional assassins – and he’s literally and figuratively just getting started. The numbers yell at you like they’re trying to get your attention...
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October 25, 2017  |  Discuss

Box Score 2/28: Fat Tuesday means athletes on floats.

Want more news first thing in the day? Sign up for the Yardbarker Morning Bark newsletter here.Good morning and welcome to the YB Box Score, what we're reading between chapters of our new Baseball Prospectus Annual.Happy birthday today to Aldo & Mario Andretti, Brian Billick, J. T. Snow, Eric Lindros, Jamaal Tinsley and Tayshaun Prince. On this date in 1960 the U.S. men's hockey...
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February 28, 2017  |  Discuss

Detroit Pistons: NBA Draft edition

Let the mock drafts begin! It’s that time of the year again, where teams not playing in the NBA Playoffs are preparing for the future of their franchise.  For lottery teams like Detroit, this time of the year has been one of the only consistent things the franchise has experienced in quite a while. One of the first priorities that should be on Detroit’s offseason “checklist” is adding...
April 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where Tayshaun Prince’s impact is ridiculous

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Prince spearheaded Boston’s monster second quarter in which the Celtics outscored the Jazz by 24. Prince scored 10 points in the frame on 4-of-6 shooting and added a trio of assists. The Celtics were plus-18 in his...
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January 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Even with an uncertain future, Tayshaun Prince is producing for the Celtics

When Tayshaun Prince's name was included in the Jeff Green trade last week, nobody expected the 34-year old to play a second in Celtic green. While waiting to hear what his future holds, Prince, in only two games, has proved valuable to the young C's squad.The 12-year old veteran, who won a title in 2004 with Detroit, could have asked for a buyout, refusing to suit up for the Celts...
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January 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Memphis Grizzlies season preview: Roster analysis

As training camps and media days are beginning to take place in NBA cities around the country, basketball fans can feel the beginning of the season drawing near. In this article, which is the first part of a three-part season preview, let’s take a look at the roster of the Memphis Grizzlies and analyze its strengths and weaknesses. Overview The Grizzlies have built a reputation over...
September 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Grading the Memphis Grizzlies’ 2013-14 season

The Memphis Grizzlies’ 2013-2014 season is best explained by comparing it to a good roller coaster: it started slow, boring, and disappointingly, but ended in excitement and an overall positive experience. However, that isn’t to say that everything about the season was good. There were some struggles throughout the season, and the fact that the team didn’t win the NBA Championship...
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Tayshaun Prince dunks all over OKC

The Prince is back. Memphis Grizzlies’ Tayshaun Prince put several members on the Oklahoma Thunder on a poster after his huge dunk during Wednesday’s Game 5. The Grizzlies are looking to close the series with the Thunder, and look to be doing just that.
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May 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Tayshaun Prince surprises fan who ditched Prince jersey post-trade

The Detroit Pistons fan who didn’t hear about Tayshaun Prince getting traded to the Memphis Grizzlies before a game and waited for him to come out of the locker room before ripping off his No.22 jersey, was reunited with his favorite player.Cory Brandt, the fan, who is also a big Kentucky fan, got to meet Prince when the Grizzlies played the Timberwolves on Sunday.Prince had some...
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February 12, 2013  |  Discuss

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