The Tim Duncan Rule of REst
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A Proposal to Address the “Rest” Issue

On Monday, NBA Commissioner, Adam Silver sent a Memo to the league owners addressing the “an extremely significant issue for our league” of teams resting their star players. He said player rest would be a “prime topic” at the next NBA board of governors meeting on April 6th. The Cavs got blown out by the Clippers […]

The Tim Duncan Rule of REst
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Tim Duncan’s Legacy

Tim Duncan has retired from basketball after 19 amazing seasons with the San Antonio Spurs. He walks away with five titles, three Finals MVP trophies, and two MVP trophies. He has won championships in three different decades and finishes with 26,496 points, 15,091 rebounds, and 3,020 blocks. He has had one of the greatest careers […]

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A Memorable NBA Season

The 2015-16 Season has been memorable and historic in many ways. Here are my Top 10 Statistical Highlights from this season: Dual Dominance.  This season has featured two historically dominant teams in the Warriors and the Spurs, neither of whom has lost a home game. With 63 wins with 7 games remaining, the Spurs should […]

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#NBArank Overrated/Underrated

Overrated: #NBArank 8 Tim Duncan Players I rank ahead him: Kobe, Shaq, and Hakeem Duncan is the most overrated player in the top 20. He is unquestionably a great, great player, but when you are talking about the #8 ranked player of all-time there are too many (specifically Kobe, Shaq, and Hakeem) greater players. At this […]

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NBA at 70: The NBA’s Greatest Players

When I was in High School, the NBA celebrated it’s 50th Anniversary by selecting the NBA’s Greatest Players. I was fascinated with this team. My parents got me a beautiful NBA at 50 book that I poured over and learned about all the NBA greats. After this season, the NBA will be celebrating it’s 70th Anniversary. […]

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Top 10 in the Last 35 Years

I’ve always found it difficult to compare players from different eras.  The game has evolved so much, the speed, athleticism, style, rules, and strategies have all changed so much.  How many 3’s would Larry Bird have made in today’s game where offenses are designed around the 3-point shot?  How many points would Michael Jordan average […]