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5 athletes who treat every day like it's National Coffee Day

Because it is National Coffee Day, a day that we can all come together (well except those people who don’t drink coffee) and celebrate the thing that keeps us from mind-bending headaches in the morning, we turn to Twitter for some athletes who… 236 more words


JaVale McBeast

“We all have our flaws out there on the court,” Durant said. “But someone that long and athletic is hard to come by. He can block shots, can rebound and can go over the top of the rim and finish. 266 more words


Why The Jazz Will Make The NBA's Biggest Leap Next Season

Quick, who’s had the best offseason in the NBA? Correct, it’s the Golden State Warriors. But who had the second-best offseason? I’ll admit it’s a pretty big drop-off, but taking everything into consideration, there’s a strong case to be made that it was the Utah Jazz. 944 more words


NBA's coffee expert Boris Diaw brought his espresso machine to the Grand Canyon

Boris Diaw loves coffee so much that he nicknamed himself Borista and had a coffee machine in his locker when he was with the Spurs. It’s no surprise that he also drinks coffee while watching the sunrise at the Grand Canyon. 347 more words


Jarnell Stokes' brother part of Vols' recruiting weekend

KNOXVILLE — There’s no sibling rivalry between Jarnell and Isaiah Stokes.

Jarnell, the former standout Tennessee men’s basketball big man, knows where not-so-little brother Isaiah, a 6-foot-8, 273-pound four-star prospect at center in the 2017 class, is better than he is. 478 more words

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Funky Fun: The NBA's ultimate collection of oddities

In the NBA, there are positional standards and schematic archetypes that concede to whatever is vogue in the league at the time. Non-shooting point guards will cramp an offense’s style quite literally. 2,158 more words