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DPOY: Ranking the Finalists

Last Friday, the NBA released the finalists for the league’s annual awards.

Regarding Defensive Player of the Year, I ranked the finalists below, and made their case for honors: 376 more words


The Spectator’s 2016-’17 NBA “Peanuts”(cont.)

May 2017

By A. Hart & J. Patrick

Defensive “Peanut” of the Year

Disclaimer: If you were unhappy that we didn’t give the “MVPeanut” to Kawhi, it seems unlikely that you’ll be satisfied here. 1,756 more words

Views From The Cheap Seats

2017 NBA top 4 defensive players of the year candidates

The defense in NBA has been overlooked throughout the season because of the record breaking performances on the offensive side of the game. We are witnessing amazing offensive performances: 814 more words


TheBloggingLeprechaun NBA Awards - Defensive Player of the Year

Defense is the name of the game, and these three players shine at it like no other. Even without a list, anyone who watches the NBA even as little as once a week will probably already know who’s in the running for Defensive Player of the Year. 1,159 more words

NBA Discussion

The Jump Ball Podcast Episode 22 with Josh Eberley

Our first return guest! Josh Eberley from NBA.com’s Hoop Mag came by to talk about if the Raptors’ moves were enough to keep up with the Cavs, what’s going on with this Clipper team, is it a smart move for Sam Hinkie to join the Kings front office. 29 more words


NBA Award Races: A Decade Of Influence

Back in September ’16 and roughly a month before the NBA regular season tipped, we sat down for just our Second ‘Four Thought’ Edition to make our very early predictions on the season.  3,483 more words


NFL Honors awards 2017

Once again it’s time to give credit where it’s due. The NFL Honors show will air Saturday 8:00 pm ET and players will receive awards for MVP, Defensive Player of the Year and many others. 2,272 more words