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Dunk-Contest Dunks Better Than Anything the Pros Have Ever Done

Even with the amazing dunks coming out of the Slam Dunk Contest held annually during All-Star weekend, some of the most creative and absolutely insane dunks are popping up all over the Internet.<p>So even though the contest in February gets all the publicity, you won't believe the kind of things that …

8 College Basketball Players Who Can Boost Draft Stock the Most During 2013

When talking about players who can boost their draft stock the most, we're referring to those with the most room for growth.<p>Many freshmen aren't given the opportunity to showcase their talent on a full-time basis. For most, their opportunity comes as a sophomore or junior, when they're finally …

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Vanderbilt appears headed for another rebuilding season after loss of Johnson, Bright

Whatever optimism there was at Vanderbilt entering the 2013-14 basketball season vanished in mere hours Monday afternoon.<p>The Commodores lost two of …

Oregon State suspends standout forwards Eric Moreland and Devon Collier indefinitely

Oregon State's hopes of making a leap in the Pac-12 standings next season just became a little slimmer.<p>Forwards Eric Moreland and Devon Collier, two …

Jeffery Taylor of the Charlotte Bobcats Will Be Biggest Steal of the 2012 Draft

Is it too early, and maybe a bit too bold, to go ahead and say Jeffery Taylor, the second-year shooting guard/small forward out of Vanderbilt will be the biggest steal of the 2012 NBA draft?<p>Maybe. But I don't care, because he's the real deal, and there are many teams in the lower half of the first …

How Shot Selection Reflects a Rookie's Development

Making the transition to professional basketball is a complicated learning process for any younger player. From defensive rotations to the nuances of offensive execution there is an incredible amount of information that needs to be processed, internalized and acted upon. One of the early indicators …

Under-the-Radar 2013-14 NBA Rookies Guaranteed to Surprise Fans

Every year, there are a few guys who make general managers feel silly for passing on them. Some just completely slip under the radar, which can be attributed to a poor fit or role in their college system.<p>It's tough to expect results right away from any rookie. Most teams typically fill out their …

How the 3-Point Shot Has Revolutionized the NBA

The three-point field goal and I need some time apart. What was for months a torrid love affair experienced some seriously irreconcilable differences on June 18, in an NBA Finals Game 6 that will live in infamy. I was hoping the Spurs won that game.<p>Just two days prior, Danny Green broke Ray Allen's …