Category: ‘2012 NBA Draft’

Atlanta Hawks Rookie John Jenkins Shines in NBDL Debut
December 5th, 2012 at 1:03 AM
The Atlanta Hawks sent down rookies, John Jenkins and Mike Scott, to the NBA Development League.  In their first game with the Bakersfield Jam, they helped defeat the Santa Cruz Warriors to the tune of 102-95.  John Jenkins scored 22 points going 8 for 13 from the field, he also had...

This Week’s News, Notes and Rumors in the NBA
September 9th, 2012 at 2:28 AM
Hawks News, Notes and Rumors: Former Atlanta Hawks' coach Bob Weiss has been added to Larry Drew's staff as a consultant and assistant coach.  It is being reported that Weiss will specialize in player development.  Bob Weiss coached the Hawks in the 1990-91 to '91-92 seasons.  Former Atlanta GM Rick Sund still...

The Top Big Men of the NBA
August 21st, 2012 at 12:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** A good center can take a team to the next level and in the NBA, a big man is the starting point for most teams.  The spotlight was placed on the center position this offseason with all the trades and movements of rosters going on.  Andrew Bynum goes to...

Anthony Davis Benefits in a Major Way by Playing for Team USA
August 7th, 2012 at 1:32 AM
***PHOTO1*** With the talent that New Orleans rookie Anthony Davis has, he may be getting a leg up on other rookies by playing in the Olympics with Team USA.  He is getting the experience of playing on a large scale against quality competition and he is also learning tricks of...

Top Five NBA Teams Who Had the Best Offseason
August 5th, 2012 at 12:14 AM
 ***PHOTO1*** This is not a ranking and is in no certain order. Los Angeles Lakers- The addition of Steve Nash should provide Kobe Bryant some relief in the ball handling and distribution duties.  Assuming that the Lakers keep both Pau Gasol and Andrew Bynum, this is one of the strongest starting...