For two games James Harden has been brilliant, but that's not what anybody is ...
But the James Harden Thursday night was not just hunting for fouls, he was making brilliant plays with finesse — step back jumpers that nobody could stop, or lobs to Howard when defenders rotated over to stop him. He made So I'm thinking with five ...
May 22, 2015
KG, the Oral History, Part 2: Glory in Boston, Quirky Traits and Returning Home
Few athletes have left as deep an imprint on their sport as Kevin Garnett has on the NBA. As KG celebrates his 39th birthday, a collection of players, coaches and executives recount what made him such a unique and transformational figure over the last ...
May 18, 2015
Paul, Jordan lead Clippers past Grizzlies 97-79
The Clippers' defense early in the second half stalled the Grizzlies, sending Memphis late into the shot clock and out of rhythm on offense. Memphis missed its first four shots of the half and committed a trio of early turnovers. Meanwhile, the ...
February 28, 2015
Finally: Knicks end losing streak at 16 games
Ryan Anderson missed a 3-pointer that would've given New Orleans the lead, and the Pelicans looked as though they would get the ball back when Galloway was losing his dribble out by the arc with the shot clock running down. But the ball got to Lou ...
January 19, 2015
The Argument for Every 2015 NBA All-Star Hopeful
he's been even more unstoppable. According to NBA.com's statistical databases, which define "clutch" as action that occurs while the clock is below 5:00 and the margin is no greater than five points, Teague's net rating in those situations is a ...
January 28, 2015
Top 5 NBA Players at Every Position So Far
What happened before the 2014-15 NBA season doesn't matter whatsoever in these rankings. Neither does potential, and inevitable regressions to the mean are ultimately irrelevant for these purposes. It's all about what's come to pass during the early ...
November 27, 2014
Ranking the Top 25 Players in the NBA Entering 2014-15 Season
The regular season is nigh approaching, and games that actually count will inevitably usher in some big changes in the hierarchy of NBA players. But heading into the 2014-15 campaign, the order is set based on a combination of past prowess, summer ...
October 28, 2014
It's all about what's come to pass during the early portion of the current campaign, as we're curious about how the Association's best and brightest at each and every position stack up so far. These rankings will ultimately look quite different by the end of the year, but it's interesting that it's taken such a short time for the established cream to rise to the top. Even without previous seasons factoring into the analysis, the players who have tended to populate the premier spots in past rankings have already largely jumped up into the discussion for the No. 1 spots. They're the ones who have helped their teams out the most, not necessarily by being the best players on the best teams, but by making the biggest difference when they're on the court. These players have produced in volume, but they've also maintained impressive levels of efficiency. And they've tended to have a positive impact on both ends of the court. Big names who score in bulk but don't necessarily help out their teams (see: Bryant, Kobe) will not be given more credit for glamorous production. Note: All stats, unless otherwise indicated, come from Basketball-Reference. This article will reference box plus-minus numbers in many instances, which indicate a player's performance as compared to the league-average level of production.
The regular season is nigh approaching, and games that actually count will inevitably usher in some big changes in the hierarchy of NBA players. Last time we looked at the Association's top 25 standouts , training camp was upon us. Players were getting ready for the exhibition schedule, and with everyone reportedly in the best shapes of their lives, it was hard to differentiate between... Preseason contests don't always bring out the best in the stars, as they're not exactly in danger of losing their jobs heading into the games that actually matter, but they still give us a chance to see how players fit in and what moves they've... Note: All statistics come from Basketball-Reference. Before delving into the rankings themselves, it's worth noting that injured players are not considered for any of the featured spots, nor will they be listed as honorable mentions. If a player is expected to be out of action for a prolonged period, he's automatically ineligible for the remainder of this article. ca , referring to the YouTube-popularized training program the developmental coach has exposed DeRozan to. "But he's quick to point out that DeRozan was the first player he put through the routine, and that the Raptors star quickly adopted the.
We've seen No. 8 seeds take down No. 1 seeds, and if that can become a reality, then there's at least a possibility of an overmatched squad pulling off upset after upset en route to a championship. At this point in the year, everything revolves around the postseason, whether teams are just trying to gain entry to the all-important festivities or attempting to position themselves with a specific seed. These rankings are not about which team is best, and a squad that comes in one spot ahead of another isn't necessarily better. They're determining which franchises have the best chance to make the playoffs, looking at upside for those that aren't projected to be a top-16 team and the floor for those that are. Even with Rajon Rondo possibly returning to action as soon as opening night, the Boston Celtics still don't have enough talent to compete for a spot in the Eastern Conference playoffs. There's plenty of talent in the backcourt, and Jared Sullinger is about to kick off a breakthrough season, but the C's are at least a year away from playing more than 82 games. Boston could certainly make things fairly interesting, avoiding mathematical elimination until the final month of the season, but let's allow for the many young additions to gain their sea legs before projecting anything more than another lottery...
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July 11, 2015
Black & White Ball: A Tradition Of Elegance, Fun And Generosity
There will be an auction for a grandfather clock donated by Howard Miller and raffles for jewelry. Once again, the popular Sonoran Swing is performing. In the past, one of the most fun aspects of the event were its themes — guests have celebrated the ...
December 23, 2014
Clocks that work
Genius. Price: £20 Click here for more details. Bronson Howard Miller is one of America’s great clock makers with decades of experience in making grandfather clocks. It was once the world’s largest maker of these heirloom objects, but has since ...
November 27, 2014
Watauga County Obituaries – Compiled July 15, 2
Funeral services will be conducted Sunday afternoon, July 13, 2014, at 3 o”clock at Boone United Methodist Church ... one sister, Virginia Miller; five brothers-in-law, Howard Miller, Al Bishop, Bob Anderson, Lewis Burkett and L.C. Oliver; two sisters ...
July 15, 2014
Why Paul Knappett of Ontario's Knappett Jewelers Says, "Just Be You"
3. What was your finest hour in the realm of customer service? We also sell clocks. This past Christmas, a customer purchased a Howard Miller grandfather clock. The problem: They lived in Ottawa—around a five-hour drive. I delivered the clock [myself] on ...
July 9, 2014
Amazing Grandfather Clock at Angel View Temecula!
Now available at Temecula's Angel View Resale Boutique: Howard-Miller Limited Edition Cherry Grandfather Clock. A beautiful timepiece in excellent working condition (we had it thoroughly check by a local expert)! $899.99 + tax (original list price ...
Potomac family’s newly authenticated Rodin sculpture is sold at auction for $306,800
One of them, an oil painting by American artist William Foote sold for $17,700, and an eye-shaped clock designed by American George Nelson for the Howard Miller Clock Co., went ... All they knew was that their grandfather had somehow acquired it before ...
May 17, 2014