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There Have Been 7 Triple Doubles In NBA History Where A Player Shot 100 From The Field 11:22 pm Sat Oct 23 EDT 12 ups @ 0.76 Deleted

Donovan Mitchell Is Injured11:08 pm Sat Nov 6 EDT 17 ups @ 0.84 Deleted

Kyle Lowrys Start To The Season Looks Amazingly Similar To Steve Nashs MVP Year 4:58 am Tue Nov 9 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Deleted

The Dallas Mavericks Just Went 10 Minutes Without A Field Goal 9:53 pm Wed Nov 10 EDT 4 ups @ 0.83 Removed

OC Why The Golden State Warriors Are Not Going To Win The Championship 10:25 pm Thu Nov 11 EDT 36 ups @ 0.72 Removed

Donovan Mitchell Has 19 First Half Field Goal Attempts 8:17 pm Fri Nov 19 EDT 26 ups @ 0.97 Removed

After Taking 35 Shots Against Philadelphia Donovan Mitchell Only Took 8 Against Indiana 9:08 pm Mon Nov 22 EDT 7 ups @ 0.73 Deleted

The Kings Lead 113-104 With 37 Seconds Remaining Its Now A 2 Point Game With 5 Seconds Remaining12:27 am Tue Nov 23 EDT 16 ups @ 0.74 Removed

Technical NBA Question Why does my TV say Boston are trailing 57-31 against the Knicks at home 8:24 pm Wed Nov 24 EDT 19 ups @ 0.86 Removed

Which NBA players complain the least about referee calls 12:24 am Sat Dec 4 EDT 3 ups @ 0.72 Deleted

Have Brooklyn Blown The Most Big Leads This Season 9:51 pm Wed Dec 8 EDT 6 ups @ 0.75 Deleted

OKC Just Beat Brooklyn 114-112 Their Last Lead Before That Shot Was 24-2310:03 pm Wed Dec 8 EDT 31 ups @ 0.79 Removed

Rudy Gobert just got ejected in less than 3 minutes10:46 pm Thu Dec 9 EDT 49 ups @ 0.80 Removed

Khris Middleton just got away with a ridiculous travel 8:17 pm Sun Dec 12 EDT 7 ups @ 0.77 Removed

Streamable Request Donovan Mitchell Half Court Buzzer Beater At Quarter Time8:39 pm Mon Dec 13 EDT 7 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Statpadding The Thunder just subbed Westbrook back into a game they lead by 29 in the fourth quarter Russ needed two points and one assist for the triple double 10:12 pm Mon Dec 13 EDT 0 ups @ 0.48 Deleted

Genuine Question Why is Westbrook a career 81 free throw shooter only shooting 62 from the line this season 10:36 pm Mon Dec 13 EDT 4 ups @ 0.63 Deleted

Russell Westbrook Shoots 22 From Three This Season Why Is He Attempting 5 Attempts From Behind The Arc Per Game 10:46 pm Wed Dec 15 EDT 3 ups @ 0.54 Deleted

What was meant to happen with the Suns game protest 10:54 pm Thu Dec 16 EDT 9 ups @ 1.00 Removed

The Utah Jazz And Orlando Magic Have Combined For 28 Points On 10 36 27 Shooting And 16 Turnovers In The First Quarter5:40 pm Sat Dec 18 EDT 18 ups @ 0.92 Removed

Do the Celtics ever miss down the stretch of games 9:27 pm Sat Dec 18 EDT 0 ups @ 0.38 Deleted

OG Anunoby Has Set An NBA Record For Most Completely Wide Open Threes Missed In A Game10:16 pm Sun Dec 19 EDT 0 ups @ 0.37 Deleted

Al Farouq Aminu Just Got Away With One Of The Biggest No-Callas Ive Ever Seen12:58 am Tue Dec 21 EDT 1 ups @ 0.54 Deleted

Can You Guess The NBA Player Based On Their Shot Chart 3:06 am Fri Dec 24 EDT 3 ups @ 0.71 Deleted

Jaylen Brown Just Dunked On Giannis And Got A Tech Foul For Flexing Afterwards10:05 pm Fri Dec 24 EDT 17 ups @ 0.72 Removed

Wizards and Suns are in 3OT10:05 pm Sat Dec 25 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Removed

Has Paul George Missed A Jump Shot This Season 11:08 pm Sat Dec 25 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Removed

The LA Clippers Are 13 16 From Three At Halftime9:46 pm Sun Dec 26 EDT 14 ups @ 0.82 Deleted

LUCA FUCKING DONCIC11:23 pm Sun Dec 26 EDT 13 ups @ 0.63 Removed

Everyone talks about the controversial reffing in game 6 of the 2002 WCF But did you know that the Kings while looking to go up 3-1 in the series blew a 24 point lead in game 4 10:20 am Tue Dec 28 EDT 1 ups @ 0.67 Deleted

Everyone talks about the controversial reffing in game 6 of the 2002 WCF But did you know that the Kings while looking to go up 3-1 in the series blew a 24 point lead in game 4 They lost to the Lakers who had the lead for a grand total of 13 seconds a10:26 am Tue Dec 28 EDT 0 ups @ 0.35 Deleted

Gordon Hayward In 24 Minutes Against Philadelphia 4 1 1 on 2 6 Shooting From The Field 8:08 pm Tue Dec 28 EDT 0 ups @ 0.30 Removed

The Warriors Have Airballed 4 Three Pointers So Far Against LA8:48 pm Tue Dec 28 EDT 12 ups @ 0.81 Removed

Stephen Curry Has Played In 6 Christmas Games In His Career He Averages 12 6 7 On 29 19 85 Shooting 39 TS In 36 Minutes Per Game 9:13 pm Tue Dec 28 EDT 18 ups @ 0.85 Removed

Kyle Kuzma Currently Has 38 Points On 15 23 Shooting With 2 Minutes Until 3 Quarter Time12:28 am Thu Jan 14 EDT 9 ups @ 0.71 Deleted

A look at the seven sophomores in NBA history who have won the most improved player award 10:30 pm Sun Jan 17 EDT 9 ups @ 0.91 Deleted

The Brooklyn Nets lead 97-71 with 8 02 remaining in the fourth quarter and still found themselves in a close game 9:50 pm Mon Jan 18 EDT 0 ups @ 0.43 Deleted

Charles Barkley just called the Philadelphia 76ers the dumbest franchise in the history of sports 8:14 pm Thu Jan 21 EDT 44 ups @ 0.94 Removed

In His Last 25 Games Bradley Beal Is Averaging 27 6 6 On 47 37 82 Shooting5:20 pm Tue Jan 26 EDT 2 ups @ 0.67 Deleted

Serious What happens with Oladipo and the All Star game 8:13 pm Wed Jan 27 EDT 0 ups @ 0.40 Deleted

Mitch Creek is currently averaging 1080 points per 36 minutes this season 10:13 pm Fri Jan 29 EDT 10 ups @ 0.86 Removed

Mitch Creek is currently averaging 1080 points per 36 minutes this season 10:16 pm Fri Jan 29 EDT 9 ups @ 0.85 Removed

What is the biggest comeback after three quarters in NBA History 11:16 pm Fri Jan 29 EDT 6 ups @ 0.80 Deleted

PSA Ben Simmons has attempted 12 three pointers in his career 11:08 pm Sat Jan 30 EDT 0 ups @ 0.19 Deleted

Where would a Gobert-Davis front court rank amongst the best frontcourts in NBA History 7:36 am Mon Feb 1 EDT 0 ups @ 0.44 Removed

How do you pronounce Josh Okogie 8:26 pm Tue Feb 2 EDT 16 ups @ 0.90 Deleted

The Hornets just shot their first free throw for the game at the 6 08 mark of the third quarter 8:55 pm Wed Feb 3 EDT 5 ups @ 0.73 Deleted

Scores level - Laker ball - 10 seconds left 1:04 am Fri Feb 5 EDT 0 ups @ 0.22 Deleted

The San Antonio Spurs will play their next 8 games on the road Is this a record 8:12 pm Sat Feb 6 EDT 0 ups @ 0.33 Deleted

The Boston Celtics just discombobulated and blew a 28 point lead in a double digit home loss to the Clippers 10:30 pm Sat Feb 13 EDT 152 ups @ 0.87 Removed

Can you imagine how good this season must feel for OKC fans A free agent signs with you and starts playing like an MVP 11:11 pm Sat Feb 13 EDT 13 ups @ 1.00 Removed

Julius Erving made the allstar game in all 16 of his seasons won 3 championships and won 4 MVPs Why is he so underrated 6:11 am Mon Feb 15 EDT 2 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Random Useless Fact In the 2005-2006 season the Denver Nuggets and Sacramento Kings both had a 44-38 WL Record The Nuggets were the 3rd seed The Kings were the 8th seed 8:08 am Thu Feb 25 EDT 3 ups @ 0.64 Deleted

In the last 30 years only 4 players have won the MVP on a team that didnt have a top 2 W L Record 2:53 am Fri Feb 26 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Deleted

Westbrook Statpadding at the end of the Nuggets game 1:12 am Wed Mar 3 EDT 0 ups @ 0.36 Deleted

Trae Youngs last 3 games 121points 34 assists and 16 threes 11:15 pm Fri Mar 5 EDT 21 ups @ 0.82 Removed

Serious If travel is an issue for removing conferences and changing to top 16 why doesnt the league revert to a 2-3-2 playoff format 3:44 am Sat Mar 6 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Deleted

Brook Lopez has 6 blocks 5 47 into the game 9:26 pm Sat Mar 6 EDT 20 ups @ 1.00 Removed

Russell Westbrook just picked up his 16th technical foul of the season 7:16 pm Sun Mar 7 EDT 12 ups @ 0.84 Deleted

Jeff Van Gundy just suggested that Lebron should be traded to the Clippers for cap space because he doesnt fit the Lakers timeline They should instead target Durant 8:46 pm Sat Mar 13 EDT 4 ups @ 0.60 Removed

Streamable Request Giannis shaqtin a fool moment 9:49 pm Sat Mar 13 EDT 1 ups @ 0.52 Deleted

The Nets trailed by 25 at three quarter time They are down just 2 with 2 00 remaining 12:12 am Wed Mar 24 EDT 22 ups @ 0.87 Removed

Since facing off in a double overtime thriller the Utah Jazz are 10-3 the OKC Thunder are 4-10 2:16 am Thu Mar 25 EDT 2 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Trae Young at halftime 21 4 8 on 7 8 shooting from the field 8:38 pm Sat Mar 27 EDT 23 ups @ 0.88 Removed

Why are LeBron posts getting gold LeBron is amazing 9:31 pm Sat Mar 27 EDT 2 ups @ 0.56 Deleted

THE UTAH JAZZ HAVE CLINCHED A PLAYOFF BERTH 12:58 am Thu Apr 1 EDT 68 ups @ 0.85 Deleted

Streamable request Thad Young UNBELIEVABLE hustle play 9:16 pm Fri Apr 2 EDT 4 ups @ 0.83 Deleted

Streamable request Kyrie Irving buzzer beater 9:18 pm Fri Apr 2 EDT 0 ups @ 0.43 Deleted

Who finishes higher in the standings if the Jazz and Portland finish with the same WL Record 8:37 pm Sun Apr 4 EDT 4 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Serious Which team do you think is most likely to take the fourth seed in the West Portland Utah or the Clippers 8:52 pm Sun Apr 4 EDT 2 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

So Tim Fraizer played all 53 00 of the Bucks vs Hawks game 12:19 am Mon Apr 5 EDT 3 ups @ 1.00 Removed

How many wide open threes have the Bucks gjven Mike Scott 10:31 pm Thu Apr 8 EDT 5 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Giannis Antetokounmpo tonight 45 13 6 with 5 blocks to seal the 1 seed in the NBA 10:41 pm Thu Apr 8 EDT 203 ups @ 0.96 Removed

ALEX FUCKING CARUSO 11:33 pm Thu Apr 8 EDT 9 ups @ 0.68 Removed

Utah Jazz rookie Grayson Allen finished the first quarter with 13 points on 5 5 shooting in 5 52 minutes 9:42 pm Fri Apr 9 EDT 54 ups @ 0.93 Removed

Damian Lillard at halftime 2 2 2 on 1 5 shooting from the field in 18 minutes 11:36 pm Fri Apr 9 EDT 3 ups @ 0.57 Removed

If the Rockets beat OKC they can guarantee the Jazz the 5th seed for a first round match up vs Portland If the Jazz beat Denver they can almost guarantee Houston the 2nd seed 1:01 am Mon Apr 12 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Deleted

Montrezl Harrell is heart and hustle personified 9:22 pm Sat Apr 17 EDT 33 ups @ 0.90 Removed

Day 1 of the NBA Playoffs 2019 Key Moments and Storylines 5:09 am Sun Apr 18 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

The Portland Trailblazers have ended a 10 game playoff losing streak 6:03 pm Sun Apr 18 EDT 0 ups @ 0.47 Deleted

The Philadelphia 76ers just recorded the highest scoring quarter in NBA Playoff History 10:07 pm Mon Apr 19 EDT 56 ups @ 0.87 Removed

The Philadelphia 76ers just recorded the 3rd best playoff quarter in NBA history 10:10 pm Mon Apr 19 EDT 19 ups @ 0.95 Removed

Serious With context considered was the Los Angeles Clippers 31 point comeback the most impressive win by a team in NBA history 1:29 am Tue Apr 20 EDT 3 ups @ 0.57 Removed

Kawhi Leonard finishes game 2 against the Magic with 37 points on 15 21 shooting in just 32 minutes 10:14 pm Tue Apr 20 EDT 12 ups @ 0.71 Deleted

Kawhi Leonard finishes game 2 against the Magic with 37 points on 15 22 shooting in just 33 minutes 10:21 pm Tue Apr 20 EDT 3 ups @ 0.80 Deleted

Ben Average Simmons finishes game 3 against Brooklyn with 31 4 9 on 11 13 shooting 10:37 pm Thu Apr 22 EDT 18 ups @ 0.79 Removed

Tobias Harris against Brooklyn in game 3 29 points 16 rebounds 6 6 shooting from three 10:37 pm Thu Apr 22 EDT 18 ups @ 0.95 Removed

Ben Average Simmons finishes game 3 against Brooklyn with 31 4 9 on 11 13 shooting 10:41 pm Thu Apr 22 EDT 27 ups @ 0.85 Removed

The Indiana Pacers from the 7 10 mark of the fourth quarter to the 0 15 mark did not score a field goal in their game 3 loss to Boston 10:55 pm Fri Apr 23 EDT 4 ups @ 0.75 Deleted

Damian Lillard just had 25 points in the 3rd quarter 11:33 pm Fri Apr 23 EDT 3 ups @ 0.71 Deleted

Streamable Request Jae Crowder strong steal on Harden and layup 11:42 pm Mon Apr 26 EDT 0 ups @ 0.36 Deleted

The Franchise GOAT For Every NBA Team In My Opinion 1:57 am Wed Apr 28 EDT 0 ups @ 0.32 Deleted

James Harden is 0 6 from the field with 3 turnovers in the first 9 minutes of game 5 8:31 pm Wed Apr 28 EDT 0 ups @ 0.48 Deleted

Draymond Green finishes game 4 with 16 points 14 rebounds 10 assists and 4 blocks 12:36 am Sat May 1 EDT 17 ups @ 0.95 Deleted

What the hell are the Spurs doing They are 2 17 from the field and almost all of those shots are midrange attempts 10:26 pm Sat May 1 EDT 0 ups @ 0.47 Deleted

The Denver Nuggets lead by 10 at 3QT In NBA history only one team has won a game 7 after trailing by at least 11 points through three quarters 12:00 am Sun May 2 EDT 9 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

The Denver Nuggets lead by 11 at 3QT in game 7 Just 1 team has comeback from such a deficit in a game 7 in NBA History 12:03 am Sun May 2 EDT 5 ups @ 0.78 Deleted

The Houston Rockets have conceded 12 points from 6 turnovers so far 5 minutes into game 2 10:51 pm Tue May 4 EDT 24 ups @ 0.96 Removed

Mike D Antoni just said during the quarter time interview that Harden was bleeding from the eye 11:10 pm Tue May 4 EDT 11 ups @ 0.92 Deleted

STREAMABLE REQUEST Ben Simmons being a dirty piece of shit and elbowing Lowry in the nuts9:00 pm Thu May 6 EDT 32 ups @ 0.64 Removed

The Raptors were down by 7 at the start of the 4th quarter It took until them being down 18 to put Kawhi on again 10:17 pm Thu May 6 EDT 39 ups @ 0.79 Deleted

In 35 minutes in game 4 Joel Embiid had a game high - of 17 Greg Monroe however was -18 in 11 minutes 6:20 pm Sun May 9 EDT 13 ups @ 0.78 Deleted

Home teams in game 7 have a record of 102-27 WL Record 79 1 alltime in NBA History 11:45 pm Thu May 13 EDT 12 ups @ 0.83 Removed

After a scoreless first half Stephen Curry had 31 points on 9 15 shooting in a huge second half 11:35 pm Fri May 14 EDT 20 ups @ 0.75 Deleted

PSA Being clutch is more than just hitting individual shots late in a game 1:17 am Sun May 16 EDT 6 ups @ 0.71 Deleted

Huge shoutout to Serge Ibaka In 29 minutes he had 17 points 8 rebounds 3 assists and an astonishing - of 22 10:41 pm Sun May 16 EDT 31 ups @ 0.97 Removed

The Utah Jazz should consider trading the Jazz name to New Orleans for the number one pick 11:41 pm Tue May 18 EDT 19 ups @ 0.83 Removed

Kyle Lowry finishes game 4 with 25 6 5 on 6 11 shooting 10:51 pm Tue May 25 EDT 11 ups @ 0.92 Deleted

OC How often do teams win a road game 7 given they lost a close out game 6 on their home court 2:22 am Fri May 28 EDT 7 ups @ 0.89 Deleted

Whats wrong with DeMarcus Cousins 8:15 pm Sun Jun 6 EDT 0 ups @ 0.17 Deleted

Clip request Stephen Curry getting free throws on a clean strip by Siakam9:21 pm Sun Jun 6 EDT 22 ups @ 0.62 Removed

The Golden State Warriors have not scored since 5 39 remaining in the fourth quarter The Raptors unfortunately havent been able to fully capitalise offensively 10:41 pm Sun Jun 6 EDT 31 ups @ 0.87 Deleted

From the 7 28 mark of the second quarter to the 0 32 mark of the second quarter the Toronto Raptors scored just 3 points 10:18 pm Wed Jun 9 EDT 0 ups @ 0.48 Deleted

Kawhi Leonard needs to learn how to run a fast break 10:46 pm Thu Jun 17 EDT 0 ups @ 0.20 Deleted

Australian NBA fan with a simple request 11:27 am Thu Jun 24 EDT 0 ups @ 0.48 Removed

Interesting Fact The 2012-13 LA Lakers had better preseason odds to win the championship than 19 of the last 30 championship teams 6:02 am Sun Jun 27 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Serious What is the best trio of players in NBA history that combined for 0 All-star appearances 6:33 am Mon Jun 28 EDT 3 ups @ Removed

Why did the mods remove a post about how Craig Sager removed his family from his will and gave all the money to his wife of two months before dying Even despite his son donating his own bone marrow 10:28 pm Mon Jun 28 EDT 5 ups @ 0.60 Removed

Hypothetical NBA Would You Rather for the leagues young stars 12:42 am Tue Jul 13 EDT 2 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Why was a post clarifying the Donovan Mitchell situation removed 2:19 am Sun Jul 18 EDT 34 ups @ 0.92 Removed

Donovan Mitchell has been wrongfully framed his controversial instagram story was recorded last year and was in reference to Tracy McGrady 2:47 am Sun Jul 18 EDT 20 ups @ 0.95 Removed

Was the 2002 WCF really rigged 9:53 pm Tue Jul 27 EDT 3 ups @ 0.71 Deleted

What does Bill Simmons have against Kareem 8:58 pm Wed Jul 28 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Deleted

In no particular order are these the ten best players of the 1990s 10:12 pm Sat Aug 7 EDT 3 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

In no particular order are these the ten best players of the 1990s 10:17 pm Sat Aug 7 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Deleted

In no particular order are these the ten best players of the 2000s 10:21 pm Sat Aug 7 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

In no particular order are these the ten best players of the 2010s 10:27 pm Sat Aug 7 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Does basketball reference track DPOY shares 11:35 pm Sun Aug 8 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

A common saying is Stranger things have happened but in regards to the NBA what actually is the strangest thing thats happened 5:52 am Sun Aug 22 EDT 2 ups @ 0.75 Deleted

Tim Duncan made the All-NBA 1st Team in his rookie season and the following 7 seasons after that 5:13 am Wed Sep 1 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Donovan Mitchell finishes the game against Japan with 10 3 6 in 22 minutes He also had a box score - of 51 10:05 am Thu Sep 9 EDT 0 ups @ 0.48 Deleted

At 3 quarter time Donovan Mitchell has 29 points on 60 shooting from the field The next highest scorer for team USA has 11 USA lead France by 3 8:24 am Wed Sep 15 EDT 9 ups @ 0.91 Deleted

Rudy Gobert finishes the game against USA with 21 points 16 rebounds and 3 blocks to lead France to an incredible victory against team USA 9:03 am Wed Sep 15 EDT 6 ups @ 0.88 Removed

Bleacher Report just published an article on their top 50 players of all-time Stephen Curry 10 and David Robinson 12 were both ranked ahead of Kobe Bryant 14 6:27 pm Thu Sep 30 EDT 0 ups @ 0.40 Removed

The Rockets beat Shanghai by 69 points in the NBA 2019 first preseason game 10:15 pm Mon Oct 4 EDT 2 ups @ 1.00 Removed

Can someone please post the video of Jeff Greens block on Zion Williamson 8:52 pm Fri Oct 15 EDT 1 ups @ 0.60 Removed

What happened to the post with Lonzo airballing a free throw 9:25 pm Fri Oct 22 EDT 0 ups @ 0.00 Deleted

Does anyone have a clip of Poole getting crossed up by Norvel again 11:15 pm Fri Oct 22 EDT 9 ups @ 0.84 Deleted

Fred VanVleet finishes the season opener with 34 7 5 on 12 18 shooting 10:53 pm Tue Oct 26 EDT 15 ups @ 0.86 Removed

Trae Young finishes the game with 38 7 9 including 6 threes in a win against Detroit 9:30 pm Thu Oct 28 EDT 25 ups @ 0.96 Removed

In a matchup between starting forwards Utah Jazz 7 points on 3 9 shooting LA Lakers 53 points on 19 39 shooting 1:08 am Sat Oct 30 EDT 23 ups @ 0.85 Deleted

In 5 minutes the Utah Jazz are playing the Kings in their mountain jerseys and with a new custom court design 9:06 pm Sat Oct 30 EDT 0 ups @ 0.40 Removed

The new look Jazz scored just 93 points in 3 quarters10:49 pm Sat Oct 30 EDT 2 ups @ 0.57 Deleted

A way way way too early list of the leading contenders for each award 11:11 pm Sat Oct 30 EDT 0 ups @ 0.31 Deleted

Im not a Suns fan but theyve been absolutely hosed by the refs so far this season 12:12 am Sun Oct 31 EDT 5 ups @ 0.78 Removed

The flagrant two called against Mike Scott was the right decision 9:00 pm Mon Nov 1 EDT 0 ups @ 0.27 Removed

Serious Does Ben Simmons get suspended for his headlock on Karl Anthony Towns or is it a non issue 8:45 pm Wed Nov 3 EDT 0 ups @ 0.47 Removed

Are Rudy Gobert and DeAndre Jordan the two most similar players in NBA History 9:09 pm Sat Nov 6 EDT 0 ups @ 0.13 Deleted

Kyle Lowry is trying to carry the Raptors to a win at the moment With 3 minutes until 3QT he has 34 points 9:44 pm Sat Nov 6 EDT 3 ups @ 0.67 Deleted

Is there a scarier shot in basketball than a James Harden step back three point attempt 8:43 pm Wed Nov 10 EDT 0 ups @ 0.33 Deleted

Which twin is better Cody Martin or Caleb Martin 9:48 pm Thu Nov 11 EDT 2 ups @ 0.67 Deleted

Prior to injury Khris Middleton averaged 19 6 3 on 47 39 89 shooting 60 TS What do you make of this 6:09 pm Mon Nov 15 EDT 0 ups @ 0.44 Removed

Russell Westbrook commited four fouls in the first quarter Has this ever happened before 8:16 pm Wed Nov 17 EDT 0 ups @ 0.40 Removed

We already know it but Harden gets the stupidest calls in his favour 10:07 pm Wed Nov 17 EDT 0 ups @ 0.45 Removed

This season Giannis Antetokounmpo is averaging 30 14 7 on a 9-3 team James Harden is averaging 39 6 8 on a 10-3 team It is very likely that we see these two players finish top 2 in MVP voting again 10:15 pm Sat Nov 20 EDT 6 ups @ 0.80 Removed

Donovan Inefficient Chucker Mitchell finishes the game against Minnesota with 17 points on 5 24 shooting from the field 11:27 pm Mon Nov 22 EDT 1 ups @ 0.55 Removed

The Jazz and Timberwolves combined for 16 fouls in the first quarter 8:43 pm Wed Nov 24 EDT 11 ups @ 0.93 Deleted

NBA prospect LaMelo Ball records 32 11 13 including 4 7 from deep and only 2 turnovers in the NBL 5:41 am Mon Nov 29 EDT 10 ups @ 0.92 Removed

Serious What happened to Marcin Gortat is he still in the league From 2013-14 to 2017-18 he played 402 out of a possible 410 games and started 400 of them 10:06 pm Wed Dec 1 EDT 4 ups @ 0.83 Deleted

Streamable Request Portland getting friggin Jingled10:57 pm Thu Dec 30 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

The Mavericks and Warriors combined to shoot 19 27 from three point range in the first quarter 9:05 pm Sat Jan 1 EDT 25 ups @ 0.96 Removed

Meanwhile in Australia 11:22 pm Sat Jan 1 EDT 0 ups @ 0.33 Deleted

Lonzo Ball finishes the first quarter against the Rockets with 14 points including 4 6 from three Meanwhile James Harden hasnt scored a single point 8:33 pm Sun Jan 2 EDT 28 ups @ 0.87 Removed

Is Joe Ingles a genuine chance to win western conference player of the week He averaged 23 5 5 this week on 59 60 100 shooting splits Averaged 6 0 threes per game 4:13 am Mon Jan 3 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Removed

A career 38 1 three point shooter Matthew Dellavedova is a shocking 6 51 11 7 from behind the arc in 2019-20 7:26 pm Tue Jan 5 EDT 6 ups @ 1.00 Removed

Not enough people appreciate or know just how great Tim Duncans career was so here is a list of his accomplishments through his first 8 seasons in the NBA 8:47 pm Tue Jan 5 EDT 12 ups @ 0.68 Deleted

This is what I want OK you can pass this along to his agent his family and his friends and to him I want a three-point shot a game minimum -Brett Brown on December 8 regarding Ben Simmons 12:25 am Wed Jan 6 EDT 37 ups @ 0.93 Removed

Devin Booker has set a Suns franchise record with his 6th consecutive thirty point game 10:05 pm Sun Jan 10 EDT 7 ups @ 1.00 Removed

Anyone have a picture of Embiids dislocated finger 7:35 pm Mon Jan 11 EDT 9 ups @ 0.85 Deleted

Nobody is talking about so Im just gonna let you all know that Nikola Jokic currently has 40 points at the end of the third quarter9:25 pm Mon Jan 11 EDT 7 ups @ 0.65 Deleted

Jordan Clarkson has won his first 6 games as a player on the Utah Jazz What is the record for most wins on a new team for a player 10:54 pm Tue Jan 12 EDT 5 ups @ 0.78 Deleted

I care way too much about all stars so out of curiosity which players would you exclude from the All Star game based on this list 11:20 pm Tue Jan 12 EDT 0 ups @ 0.43 Deleted

What needs to happen for Portis to be suspended long term from the league 10:37 pm Wed Jan 13 EDT 12 ups @ 0.59 Deleted

Stephen Currys three point percentage on step backs in the last 5 seasons is 59 5 4:03 am Thu Jan 14 EDT 0 ups @ 0.25 Deleted

Is it too late for Norvel Pelle to win rookie of the year 7:49 pm Thu Jan 14 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

With 10 minutes remaining in regulation 65 guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander is 2 rebounds and 2 assists away from a 20 20 10 stat line 9:55 pm Mon Jan 18 EDT 22 ups @ 0.87 Deleted

Since recording a career worst 8 turnovers against the Hornets Joe Ingles has committed just 12 turnovers in his last 10 games He also has 57 assists in this span 7:21 am Tue Jan 19 EDT 6 ups @ 1.00 Removed

Will Karl Anthony Towns make the all star game He is averaging 27 12 4 on 52 42 80 shooting splits however he has missed 16 games this season 6:44 pm Wed Jan 20 EDT 7 ups @ 0.82 Deleted

After trailing by as many as 31 points the OKC Thunder are within 6 points against the Raptors with 3 45 remaining 10:08 pm Wed Jan 20 EDT 7 ups @ 0.82 Deleted

Brandon Ingram finishes the game against Utah with 44 points on 15 25 shooting including the game winner to end Utah s 10 game win streak 10:29 pm Thu Jan 21 EDT 37 ups @ 0.88 Deleted

On January 11 Isaiah Hartenstein had 17 15 5blks on 8 9 shooting in 26 mins In four games since he has played a total of 5 minutes 8:54 pm Mon Jan 25 EDT 16 ups @ 0.95 Removed

Through 5 minutes of play Taurean Prince has already had 3 wide open transition dunks 8:21 pm Thu Jan 28 EDT 1 ups @ 0.67 Removed

Lets have a discussion What is your opinion on Russell Westbrooks All Star Case 8:01 pm Fri Jan 29 EDT 4 ups @ 0.83 Deleted

Who are your top 10 MVP contenders this season 9:46 pm Sat Jan 30 EDT 0 ups @ 0.33 Deleted

Damian Lillard has averaged 53 7 9 on 54 57 95 shooting in his last 3 games including 27 threes 11:20 pm Sun Jan 31 EDT 43 ups @ 0.98 Removed

If Karl Anthony Towns makes the all star game do you think it would be warranted 6:03 pm Thu Feb 4 EDT 2 ups @ 0.75 Deleted

True or False Tobias Harris is just Harrison Barnes with a greener light 2:56 am Tue Feb 9 EDT 9 ups @ 0.70 Deleted

Is Nicolo Melli the oldest player to play in the rising stars game Hes a 29 year old rookie10:41 pm Fri Feb 19 EDT 19 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Are we going to pretend that Dwyane Wade didnt rig that shit for Miami 10:37 pm Sat Feb 20 EDT 33 ups @ 0.80 Removed

Highlight Request Marcus Smart grabbing Mitchell by the elbow to end the half and no foul is called 11:40 pm Wed Mar 3 EDT 0 ups @ 0.38 Deleted

Did Harden just do a Paul Pierce 9:45 pm Sat Mar 6 EDT 1 ups @ 0.54 Deleted

Similar to Pascal Siakam which other star NBA players play a mismatch style type of game 8:58 pm Sun Mar 7 EDT 0 ups @ 0.38 Deleted

Serious Is Malcom Brogdons ROY award the worst individual award in NBA History 2:36 am Wed Mar 10 EDT 0 ups @ 0.38 Deleted

In their last 16 games the Utah Jazz have had two 4 game win streaks and two 4 game losing streaks 4:43 pm Sat Mar 13 EDT 12 ups @ 0.83 Removed

Since February 1 Mike Conley has started to find some form averaging 17 4 5 on 48 46 81 shooting splits including 2 8 threes per game 4:55 pm Sat Mar 13 EDT 9 ups @ 0.85 Removed

After trailing by as much as 22 points the Detroit Pistons have levelled the scores with 10 minutes remaining against the Jazz 8:50 pm Sat Mar 13 EDT 7 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

The Jazz are up 3 with 40 seconds left against Detroit They were up 16 with 4 30 left 9:22 pm Sat Mar 13 EDT 0 ups @ 0.40 Removed

80s Magic and Kareem 90s MJ and Pippen 00s Kobe and Shaq What was the best duo of the 2010s 11:06 pm Sun Apr 18 EDT 3 ups @ 0.71 Deleted

Top Utah Jazz Moments Of The 2019-20 Season10:47 pm Mon Apr 19 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Did Byron Russells late circus shot go in 10:21 pm Fri Apr 23 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Deleted

Serious People often bring up John Starks game 7 performance in the 1994 NBA Finals as a reason for why the Knicks didnt win the championship Why doesnt Patrick Ewing shoulder more of the blame for averaging just 18 9 points per game on 36 shooting fr5:07 am Fri Apr 30 EDT 0 ups @ Removed

Serious Who the hell is actually going to watch a documentary about the 2008 USA Basketball team 10:39 pm Tue May 4 EDT 0 ups @ 0.38 Deleted

John Stocktons single season advanced stats are genuinely unreal He finished top five in TS 8 times Win shares 8 times VORP 10 times BPM 12 times 4:22 am Sun May 23 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

With basketball reference set to turn their play finder index into a paid subscription I thought I d post a stat fact for the top 50 players in NBA history 9:05 am Mon May 24 EDT 3 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

The common opinion on the 2019 Raptors is that they took 6 games to beat an injured Warriors team Why dont people consider they were one two possessions away from sweeping the Warriors with a healthy Steph Klay and Draymond 11:30 am Thu Jun 24 EDT 0 ups @ 0.40 Deleted

Looking at total assists vs turnovers for the top 100 Assist Seasons in NBA History 12:41 am Tue Jun 29 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Is Steve Nash with a green light the best current comparison for Trae Young What are some other similar player comparisons 7:34 pm Wed Jun 30 EDT 1 ups @ 0.56 Deleted

If a top 10 players of all-time list was made in the year 2000 what do you think it would look like 9:48 am Sun Jul 11 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Kristaps Porzingis is a career 43 5 shooter on layups How on earth is a 73 dude so bad at a basic skill 11:04 pm Mon Jul 26 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Deleted

Why doesnt basketball reference include coach of the year voting ballots 3:26 am Wed Aug 4 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Removed

Full 2011 MVP Voting Derrick Rose won by a mile while Dwight Howard received twice as many 1st and 2nd place votes as Lebron James 5:04 am Wed Aug 4 EDT 50 ups @ 0.71 Removed

Basketball Reference doesnt include previous Coach Of The Year voting so I compiled historic ballots myself 2:39 am Thu Aug 5 EDT 3 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

The Brooklyn Nets just scored 45 points on 18 12 shooting from the field in the first quarter against the Kawhi Leonard led LA Clippers 9:41 pm Sun Aug 15 EDT 3 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Does anyone have a list of official tiebreakers for the four teams competing for a final playoff spot in the west 8:08 pm Tue Aug 17 EDT 5 ups @ 1.00 Removed

OC A complete guide of who will secure the 8th seed in the West based on all possible outcomes 9:30 pm Tue Aug 17 EDT 29 ups @ 0.91 Deleted

The second matchup of the 2020 Western Conference playoffs is locked in Denver will play Utah in round 1 11:31 pm Wed Aug 18 EDT 2 ups @ 1.00 Removed

The third matchup of the 2020 Western Conference playoffs is locked in The LA Clippers will play Dallas in round 1 11:31 pm Wed Aug 18 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Removed

OC Every NBA Team Ranked By How Well They Have Performed To Preseason Expectations This Regular Season In 2019-20 10:57 pm Sun Aug 22 EDT 6 ups @ 0.88 Deleted

Is this an accurate list of the current top 10 players in the NBA 11:02 pm Sun Sep 26 EDT 6 ups @ 0.80 Removed

Attempting an actual r nba power rankings 11:39 pm Thu Dec 9 EDT 3 ups @ 1.00 Removed

Highlight Request Grayson Allen with another dirty play9:37 pm Sat Dec 25 EDT 0 ups @ 0.24 Deleted

Is Ben Wallace the worst hall of fame calibre player if you exclude a players peak five season stretch 10:36 pm Sat Dec 25 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Deleted

In just 26 minutes of court time Trae Young records a stat line of 37 6 7 on 10 12 shooting in a victory against Chicago 10:29 pm Wed Dec 29 EDT 10 ups @ 0.92 Removed

This will be removed but for those sorting by r nba new LaMelo Ball currently has 9 points on 3 4 shooting in his first 5 minutes7:34 pm Sat Jan 1 EDT 2 ups @ 0.54 Removed

Lu Dort finishes the game against Utah with 26 points on 9 11 shooting and 2 steals while also restricting Donovan Mitchell to just 20 points on 8 23 shooting 10:15 pm Mon Jan 3 EDT 4 ups @ 1.00 Removed

Stephen Curry checks out after setting a new career high with 62 points on 18 31 shooting against the Portland Trailblazers 11:01 pm Sun Jan 3 EDT 53 ups @ 0.91 Removed

Mods please allow so that people scrolling through new can check in and start watching Bradley Beal has 55 points with 13 minutes remaining 8:53 pm Wed Jan 6 EDT 38 ups @ 0.82 Removed

Serious Through 9 games of the season the Cleveland Cavaliers have the leagues best defensive rating and concede the second fewest points per game How are they doing this 8:34 am Fri Jan 8 EDT 2 ups @ 0.75 Removed

Whats the earliest a game has entered garbage time The Utah Jazz led 14-0 128 seconds into their game against Golden State and never looked vulnerable on their way to a blowout victory 11:15 pm Sat Jan 23 EDT 9 ups @ 0.80 Removed

Serious Can a player in todays NBA be a star with fewer than 5 made field goals and fewer than 9 attempted field goals per game 9:30 pm Mon Jan 25 EDT 0 ups @ 0.44 Deleted

Austin Rivers is 8 8 from the field and has 19 points against the Jazz in just 9 minutes 9:45 pm Tue Jan 26 EDT 48 ups @ 0.98 Removed

Is it safe to see that baring injury these 21 players are All-Star locks 7:06 pm Sat Jan 30 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Deleted

Which players this season deserves to be in discussion for an All-Defensive selection 5:57 am Mon Feb 1 EDT 4 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

How many free throws did Michael Jordan airball in his career 11:43 pm Thu Feb 4 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Deleted

Serious Phil Jackson won his first NBA title as a head coach in 1991 and his eleventh final title in 2010 Why is there this perception that he couldnt win in different eras 3:50 pm Sun Feb 14 EDT 0 ups @ 0.43 Deleted

The Chicago Bulls are currently closer to the 4 seed in the East than the LA Lakers are to the 1 seed in the West 9:44 am Sun Feb 21 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Deleted

At age 40 during the last 25 games of the 2001-02 regular season John Stockton averaged 16 4 9 on 55 shooting from the field to go with 2 0 steals per game 5:45 am Mon Feb 22 EDT 0 ups @ 0.40 Deleted

Trae Young inbounds the ball off his opponents back to beat the shot clock Request for video 8:29 pm Wed Feb 24 EDT 15 ups @ 0.89 Deleted

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Comments

Nikola Jokic first player to record triple double without a missed shot or a turnover11:43 pm Sat Oct 23 EDTDeleted

Literally a perfect game 21

Kings are up 68 to 56 against OKC8:15 pm Sun Oct 24 EDTDeleted

Yeah but Russ isnt playing. Oh wait. 3

Rose 11 and Okogie 8 lead Wolves in shots attempted at halftime8:39 pm Wed Oct 27 EDTDeleted

Who is Okogie and why has he taken those shots 0

Guy does the math doesnt realize that Raptors are Canadas team 10:07 am Fri Oct 29 EDTDeleted

OP just got Wooooooshed 5

The Celtics are the biggest disappointment of the 2018 NBA Season7:24 pm Sat Oct 30 EDTDeleted

ITS BEEN 5 GAMES! 2

What would it take for KD to win MVP this year 8:10 pm Sat Oct 30 EDTDeleted

A miracle for a top 3 player to win MVP? If the Warriors dominate during the regular season with say 70 wins he could definitely win it. He always puts up amazing numbers so that no issue. Its just about whether voters think he is better than Curry o -6

Kemba Walker is 2-17 in games decided by 3 points or less over the last 3 seasons10:35 pm Sat Oct 30 EDTDeleted

Why is it titled as Kemba Walker instead of Charlotte Hornets. 4

Low BBIQ and Hip Hop Culture10:38 pm Sat Oct 30 EDTDeleted

wtf op? Before the post gets deleted this is what /u/electrowhizzz said: >I feel there is a strong correlation between low bbiq and hip hop in the NBA. Players that chose to get tattoos and adopt the hip hop hustle mindset tend to not get signed 8

With the Cavaliers likely to enter a rebuild what are some of the most likely destinations for Kevin Love 9:59 pm Sun Oct 31 EDTDeleted

Who wants to take on his contract? 1

If you were Kiki Vandeweghe how many games do you suspend Paul Rondo and Ingram 8:52 am Sun Oct 24 EDTDeleted

What a stupid irrational take. 5

Rose 11 and Okogie 8 lead Wolves in shots attempted at halftime8:39 pm Wed Oct 27 EDTDeleted

Oh that makes sense. Thanks 1

Hassan Whiteside in the 1st quarter vs Sacramento 6 points 13 rebounds 4 blocks 1 steal8:07 pm Mon Nov 1 EDTDeleted

Thats insane! 3

Put the Bulls game on to minor protest tonight 8:34 pm Mon Nov 1 EDTDeleted

Good for you buddy 1

Serious The pace in this Sixers-Raptors game is slow so I got an idea in the first 3 quarters any fouled shooter only shoots his last free throw immediately after getting fouled The other free throws are moved at the end of each quarter Fourth quar8:51 pm Tue Nov 2 EDTDeleted

>Serious 6

The Thunder just outscored the Clippers 39-10 in the 3rd Quarter9:58 pm Tue Nov 2 EDTDeleted

Oof 3

Mike Dantoni is an overrated coach10:05 pm Tue Nov 2 EDTDeleted

Wow you are so brave op. You dont even care about being downvoted 2

Mike Dantoni is an overrated coach10:05 pm Tue Nov 2 EDTDeleted

Id like to think most people with at least half a brain cell would do the same 1

I just got out of prison5:21 pm Wed Nov 3 EDTDeleted

Lmao OP stop being insecure and needing people to tell you that your team is playing well. 1

Ok so I know the Kings and Buck get a lot of love but I m just wondering5:19 pm Wed Nov 3 EDTDeleted

Worst part is I was just looking at his history OP is a Boston fan. How lame do you have to be to try and pull a stunt like this. 4

Ok so I know the Kings and Buck get a lot of love but I m just wondering5:19 pm Wed Nov 3 EDTDeleted

How many times do Raptors fans have to go through this. In their eyes the media is always disrespecting them. Well respect is something thats earned and when the Raptors fall apart every playoffs they wont earn it. 1

Ok so I know the Kings and Buck get a lot of love but I m just wondering5:19 pm Wed Nov 3 EDTDeleted

How embarrassing. Why do people even do this shit? 2

Domantas Sabonis has 26 points in 11 minutes of play time shooting 11 11 at the end of the 3rd quarter 9:57 pm Wed Nov 3 EDTDeleted

Good lord thats impressive, im so glad I drafted him on my fantasy team. 5

Derrick Rose raises ppg average from 14 3 to 18 8 with his 50 point effort against Utah tonight10:40 pm Wed Nov 3 EDTDeleted

I cant even be mad. That was awesome to see him playing so well. 5

Derrick Rose scored 50 But 11:18 pm Wed Nov 3 EDTDeleted

Get lost 1

Change My Mind Derrick Rose scoring 50 points doesn t change the fact he s a rapist 11:18 pm Wed Nov 3 EDTDeleted

Ouch! 4

So Howard s back and the Wizards are down almost 30 points Do they make the playoffs this year 9:15 pm Fri Nov 5 EDTDeleted

This post is not faulting Dwight. Its saying that the Wiz fans told us to wait for him and they would preform better with a healthy team. Now they are down 30 at home at halftime. 8

So Howard s back and the Wizards are down almost 30 points Do they make the playoffs this year 9:15 pm Fri Nov 5 EDTDeleted

I dont want to right them of with the talent they have but they are awful right now. 1

All 500 Three Pointers Joe Ingles has ever made during his career with the Utah Jazz11:51 pm Fri Nov 5 EDTDeleted

This is awesome! 0

Sooner or later Harden Curry Dame McCollum Westbrook KAT and Booker are going to realize that not playing defense is a death sentence in the West7:29 pm Sat Nov 6 EDTDeleted

You cant be serious? This sub loves Lebron like crazy. the Woj post only made it so much more obvious. 16

Sooner or later Harden Curry Dame McCollum Westbrook KAT and Booker are going to realize that not playing defense is a death sentence in the West7:29 pm Sat Nov 6 EDTDeleted

Apart from Booker those players have all lead their team to the playoffs though. 1

Donovan Mitchell Is Injured11:08 pm Sat Nov 6 EDTDeleted

Nah that was a hamstring, this looks so much worse. 2

Why is Luke Walton blamed for the Lakers defensive struggles when they the lakers were 12th 13th in DRTG last season 8:03 am Mon Nov 8 EDTDeleted

Luke is going to be a scapegoat whenever things go bad because Lebron wont get any large scale blame for his lazy defence and Lakers fans will want to defend their young core of players that they have been hyping up. Another thing Id like to add is t 34

Why is Luke Walton blamed for the Lakers defensive struggles when they the lakers were 12th 13th in DRTG last season 8:03 am Mon Nov 8 EDTDeleted

It makes sense as well tbh as to why fans always use coaches as a scapegoat. They always hype up their young players and so to say that they are underperforming will look bad on them. On the other hand nobody really goes around bragging about how muc 2

Why is Luke Walton blamed for the Lakers defensive struggles when they the lakers were 12th 13th in DRTG last season 8:03 am Mon Nov 8 EDTDeleted

True, but you get the idea though. Fans value coaches far less than they do players so its much much easier to shift blame to them. 3

The Dallas Mavericks Just Went 10 Minutes Without A Field Goal 9:53 pm Wed Nov 10 EDTDeleted

The Jazz have 8 players with multiple field goals so far where as Doncic is the only such player for the Mavs 1

Oi Vintage DRose is back but 1:01 am Thu Nov 11 EDTDeleted

Delete this garbage. Trying way too hard op. 9

Oi Vintage DRose is back but 1:01 am Thu Nov 11 EDTDeleted

Forget to switch accounts? 4

OC Why The Golden State Warriors Are Not Going To Win The Championship 10:25 pm Thu Nov 11 EDTDeleted

Ill die fighting for what I believe in lmao 15

OC Why The Golden State Warriors Are Not Going To Win The Championship 10:25 pm Thu Nov 11 EDTDeleted

Couldnt agree more. The worst is post game threads that get removed 10 minutes after reaching like 500 comments and then people cant even discuss the game anymore. Its a joke honestly. 2

Why are Celtics posts getting deleted 10:47 pm Thu Nov 11 EDTDeleted

I made a post criticising the mods that just got banned. This may be my last message before i get banned lol. 3

ROY Hypothetical11:04 pm Thu Nov 11 EDTDeleted

Thats actually a good question. Im not sure of an exact answer but Id assume not. 8

Jimmy Butler traded to the 76ers5:54 pm Sat Nov 13 EDTDeleted

BREAKING NEWS! 6

The Rockets just out FT the Spurs 14 to 0 in the 1st quarter9:11 pm Sat Nov 13 EDTDeleted

Thats a pretty big disparity. Im not watching but where they warranted? 1

The Lakers are 4-1 since their 2-5 start where Magic Johnson called out Luke Walton 12:39 am Sun Nov 14 EDTDeleted

Who have they played? 1

serious Lets discuss the Warriors rings 12:58 am Sun Nov 14 EDTDeleted

I hate the argument that the Spurs would have won the WCF in 2017. In game 1 of their second round series they got demolished by Houston and lost by 27 points at home. San Antonio of course ended up winning that series in 6 games with the series clin 12

serious Lets discuss the Warriors rings 12:58 am Sun Nov 14 EDTDeleted

> It was important in these last Finals. Not really, worst case scenario for the Warriors they win in 5. Every Cavaliers fan and every nba fan knew the Cavs where no chance of winning that series. They use the excuse of JRs blunder as "a seri 7

Is Boston better with less stars 11:13 pm Sun Nov 14 EDTDeleted

Lmao 11

Will the Lakers ever lose again 12:08 am Mon Nov 15 EDTDeleted

haha good one op! very funny. 0

13 games into this nba career and Trae Young already looks better than Lonzo12:12 am Mon Nov 15 EDTDeleted

Easily -5

Did DAntoni sign Melo just so he could fire him 7:44 pm Mon Nov 15 EDTDeleted

Did op make this post just so mods could delete it? 42

What a monster Embiid is 30 10 in 9 out of 14 games played The last player that has done this I dunno maybe shaq or some other big dude10:07 pm Mon Nov 15 EDTDeleted

>I dunno maybe shaq or some other big dude lmao 10

What would happen if two team mates started fighting mid-game 9:34 pm Thu Nov 18 EDTDeleted

Youve never heard the term teammates? 3

Which player would you rather have on your team 11:24 pm Thu Nov 18 EDTDeleted

Draymond vs Fultz. 4

Which player would you rather have on your team 11:24 pm Thu Nov 18 EDTDeleted

Id take the DPOY in Draymond over Fultz 3

Sixers fans are booing Donovan Mitchell every time he touches the ball7:24 pm Fri Nov 19 EDTDeleted

Who cares? 1

Donovan Mitchell Has 19 First Half Field Goal Attempts 8:17 pm Fri Nov 19 EDTDeleted

Holy crap so Mitchell isnt even close. Do you know what the record would be for say the last 15 years? 3

Donovan Mitchell Has 19 First Half Field Goal Attempts 8:17 pm Fri Nov 19 EDTDeleted

He definitely does but Ive never seen it be this bad. 3

Donovan Mitchell Has 19 First Half Field Goal Attempts 8:17 pm Fri Nov 19 EDTDeleted

Unfortunately this season he has declined in efficiency. Add to that this is definitely one of the worst halves Ive ever seen him play. 4

Donovan Mitchell Has 19 First Half Field Goal Attempts 8:17 pm Fri Nov 19 EDTDeleted

Yikes, he really plays poorly against you guys. 1

Donovan Mitchell Has 19 First Half Field Goal Attempts 8:17 pm Fri Nov 19 EDTDeleted

Neither has played well but this post wasnt made to compare the two. 8

What if Sidney Crosby took his talents to a basketball court 7:33 pm Sun Nov 21 EDTDeleted

Hed be useless 4

Warriors could be 5th seed tomorrow11:27 pm Sun Nov 21 EDTDeleted

5 15

Did we overrate Brandon Ingram 8:05 am Mon Nov 22 EDTDeleted

> Little did you know Ingrams career high is 32 points. Besides that he hasnt scored over 26 points in the NBA and College since his high school days. Lets that sink in... Thats actually really ridiculous to consider. I never realised that he hasn 7

After Taking 35 Shots Against Philadelphia Donovan Mitchell Only Took 8 Against Indiana 9:08 pm Mon Nov 22 EDTDeleted

Ben has been pretty good this year especially lately. 4

After Taking 35 Shots Against Philadelphia Donovan Mitchell Only Took 8 Against Indiana 9:08 pm Mon Nov 22 EDTDeleted

What is satire about it? Donovan Mitchell has been wildly inconsistent this year and this is by far his worst game of the season. He has had amazing games and really bad games but overall his form this year has been worse than what he showed for the -2

Which NBA team from any point in history would be good if every player was in their best state 9:40 pm Mon Nov 22 EDTDeleted

2013-14 Nets 1

The Kings Lead 113-104 With 37 Seconds Remaining Its Now A 2 Point Game With 5 Seconds Remaining12:27 am Tue Nov 23 EDTDeleted

Never mind, the won. But that was a bit close for comfort for Sacramento fans. 4

Kemba deserves a competitive team12:06 am Tue Nov 23 EDTDeleted

Hes staying. Its about someone else joining him in Charlotte 22

Is Joel Embiid officially better than Anthony Davis 9:29 pm Wed Nov 24 EDTDeleted

Its one matchup but yeah he completely outplayed him. 1

Comparing Markelle Fultz and Anthony Bennett10:56 pm Thu Nov 25 EDTDeleted

I mean Jamal Murray started his career 0/17 as well to be fair. 1

Unpopular Opinion Kevin Durant to Cavaliers10:23 pm Fri Nov 26 EDTDeleted

Theres unpopular and then there is just stupid 1

What s wrong with the Jazz 11:04 pm Fri Nov 26 EDTDeleted

You guys are only up 4 wtf 34

What s wrong with the Jazz 11:04 pm Fri Nov 26 EDTDeleted

So true. Also congrats on the win against Milwaukee. 4

What s wrong with the Jazz 11:04 pm Fri Nov 26 EDTDeleted

which is why we kept the Lakers to one field goal in the last 5 minutes of the quarter 3

A list of guards who are shooting and scoring worse than Markelle Fultz11:10 pm Fri Nov 26 EDTDeleted

He had a decent season last year TBH. 2

A list of guards who are shooting and scoring worse than Markelle Fultz11:10 pm Fri Nov 26 EDTDeleted

How many where pick 1? 21

A list of guards who are shooting and scoring worse than Markelle Fultz11:10 pm Fri Nov 26 EDTDeleted

I mean they are playing similar to their career averages arent they? -1

Doncic is good but does he have much room for improvement 8:23 am Sun Nov 28 EDTDeleted

We wouldnt even be comparing them if they werent both European 6

Doncic wish your girlfriend was hot like me 9:23 am Sun Nov 28 EDTDeleted

Wow 1

James Harden finishes with 54-7-13 Eric Gordon with 36 pts in a OT loss to the Wizards9:55 pm Mon Nov 29 EDTDeleted

12 turnovers for Harden thought including a bunch late in the game 14

Bradley Beal wants to stay in Washington10:59 pm Mon Nov 29 EDTDeleted

I mean what would you expect him to say in a post game interview after a game like this? 1

Portland can t wear their Christmas uniforms on Christmas Day due to a color conflict that will cause problems for colorblind viewers 11:31 pm Mon Nov 29 EDTDeleted

Thats dumb. Also confirms that Utah are getting green jerseys 1

Serious Will a woman ever play in the NBA 12:36 am Tue Nov 30 EDTDeleted

No, you see so many players in the NBA that dont even get minutes and they where elite at a college level or similar. How on earth do you realistically expect there to be a female player making it to the NBA? The worst NBA players or the ones that co 25

Serious Will a woman ever play in the NBA 12:36 am Tue Nov 30 EDTDeleted

With a simple "no" 10

Who is the leading candidate for Comeback Player of the Year 2:32 am Tue Nov 30 EDTDeleted

It has to be Rose 1

What does Cousins need to be at for the Warriors to be favored over the Raptors 10:30 pm Tue Nov 30 EDTDeleted

0, also whats up with fake Warriors fans? People who make accounts trying to be Warriors fans but really just talk trash about them, its hoenstly embarrassing dude. 20

Could Derrick Rose win Most Improved Player this season 9:05 pm Wed Dec 1 EDTDeleted

Lavine? 1

At the half Robert Covington is a 29 and the Wolves lead 57-34 holding the Spurs to 9 points in the 2nd quarter9:06 pm Wed Dec 1 EDTDeleted

34 in a half. Thats crazy low. 1

Who d you rather have Brown or Siakam 5:37 pm Thu Dec 2 EDTDeleted

Siakam 6

I think its time to admit KD has passed LeBron for best overall player in the league 10:53 pm Thu Dec 2 EDTDeleted

He has been on fire lately but Lebron still has more credits in the bank. 19

Which NBA players complain the least about referee calls 12:24 am Sat Dec 4 EDTDeleted

Yeah this game is kind of why I made the post. He hasnt accepted a single foul all game and is disputing everyone of them despite so many being obvious. 4

Triple Double Alert Mario Hezonja with the monster triple double going into OT7:35 pm Sat Dec 4 EDTDeleted

But he had a sick dunk on Giannis 0

Remember Dwight Howard missing games because of butt pain 6:02 am Mon Dec 6 EDTDeleted

That story is so last week 4

complaints about the format of this sub8:57 am Mon Dec 6 EDTDeleted

Wait when were they taken away? 3

Kawhi Leonard has had 753 career steals but only 735 career fouls9:16 pm Mon Dec 6 EDTDeleted

lmao I see this stat mentioned all the time. 2

Dwyane Wade in the 2013 playoffs An abysmal 15 9 ppg on 49 TS9:28 pm Mon Dec 6 EDTDeleted

Who cares? 10

How would the first fictional team fare against the healthy Warriors 10:21 pm Mon Dec 6 EDTDeleted

Probably win, you have 4 absolute certain hall of famers and another guy with 2 DPOYs and 2 finishes in the top 3 for MVP voting. 4

Whats the argument for LeBron over Tim Duncan 7:52 pm Tue Dec 7 EDTDeleted

Peak, Lebron being the almost unanimous best player in the league for **at least** the past 7 seasons is something Duncan never had. 40

Fultz - It just doesnt add up 8:59 pm Tue Dec 7 EDTDeleted

Im confused as to why he hasnt been diagnosed until now. 1

WCS is on pace for 48 steals tonight9:22 pm Tue Dec 7 EDTDeleted

Yeah sounds realistic 2

The Suns could be down 0-26 at the end of this first quarter and still be trailing less than they are9:39 pm Tue Dec 7 EDTDeleted

Thats one way to put it 2

The Phoenix Suns just scored 10 points in the first quarter of an NBA game9:38 pm Tue Dec 7 EDTDeleted

> The Phoenix Suns just scored **10 points** in the first quarter of an NBA game >They just lost the quarter 36-9. Hmmm 6

What are your least favorite used phrases on r nba 10:08 pm Tue Dec 7 EDTDeleted

"and its not even close" 24

Have you ever had an friend or Family with such a ridiculous NBA opinion that it hurt your relationship 1:50 am Wed Dec 8 EDTDeleted

lmao thats pretty extreme. Youd be a pretty bad person for that to happen 2

Have you ever had an friend or Family with such a ridiculous NBA opinion that it hurt your relationship 1:50 am Wed Dec 8 EDTDeleted

Huh? You made the post lmao 2

How do you see the WC playoffs seeding by the end of the season 1-81:49 am Wed Dec 8 EDTDeleted

We are making the playoffs 1

Have Brooklyn Blown The Most Big Leads This Season 9:51 pm Wed Dec 8 EDTDeleted

Exactly what im thinking of right now. This is insane 1

Have Brooklyn Blown The Most Big Leads This Season 9:51 pm Wed Dec 8 EDTDeleted

Why on earth did DLo take that 3 so early? 1

what do the refs have against Josh Hart11:10 pm Wed Dec 8 EDTDeleted

He plays on an edge 1

Why is Aaron Gordon the current sidebar and not Darren Collison 1:39 am Thu Dec 9 EDTDeleted

It uses the ESPN game score as opposed to the basketball reference one. 9

The Oklahoma City Thunder had at some point 3 MVPS in their roster at the same time 2:28 am Thu Dec 9 EDTDeleted

WE KNOW!!! 13

The Oklahoma City Thunder had at some point 3 MVPS in their roster at the same time 2:28 am Thu Dec 9 EDTDeleted

Cut him some slack, hes only been a Lakers fan for 2 months 6

Im done6:08 pm Thu Dec 9 EDTDeleted

Whatever dude, no one cares at all 1

If curry missed the season and came back for the last 10 games would he still be an all star 7:01 pm Thu Dec 9 EDTDeleted

This OP has some of the dumbest posts ive ever seen. 16

The 4-20 Suns are down 9 to 34 against Blazers 10:36 pm Thu Dec 9 EDTDeleted

Repost! Oh wait! 8

Im a Suns fan convince me why I should root for your team this season 11:09 pm Thu Dec 9 EDTDeleted

Donovan Mitchell -1

Suns appreciation thread11:46 pm Thu Dec 9 EDTDeleted

Nah -1

What if the MVP and DPOY were handed out to one player in each conference 11:45 pm Thu Dec 9 EDTDeleted

Lmao MKG with finished 9th in DPOY voting that season in 2014-15. Yet he wins it because of the conference divide. Thats gonna be a no from me. 2

Debate When they were both at the height of there games around 2008 to 2012 Who was better CP3 or Deron Williams 11:45 pm Thu Dec 9 EDTDeleted

Cp3 was better overall but Deron Williams would out play Paul in their matchups if that makes sense. 27

Is Sam Decker and ok player7:02 pm Fri Dec 10 EDTDeleted

At best 2

Would James Harden ever become the player he is today had he remained with the Thunder 7:45 pm Fri Dec 10 EDTDeleted

Yeah hed probably still be a flopping choker. 12

How many games would an All-Minnesota team win 8:01 pm Fri Dec 10 EDTDeleted

-1 2

When you think of Shaq and Kareem what uniforms do you imagine them in 9:19 pm Sat Dec 11 EDTDeleted

Both Lakers 3

Post Game Thread Jesus Christ Wizards 9:38 pm Sat Dec 11 EDTDeleted

Please leave this mods 95

The Chicago Bulls are currently down 56 points to the Boston Celtics10:04 pm Sat Dec 11 EDTDeleted

Holy shit 9

Khris Middleton just got away with a ridiculous travel 8:17 pm Sun Dec 12 EDTDeleted

No it doesnt 1

Khris Middleton just got away with a ridiculous travel 8:17 pm Sun Dec 12 EDTDeleted

They showed the replay and he went form left foot to right to left to right as his pivot foot. 2

What is an opinion that you fully believe in but if said out loud would result in people clowning roasting you 11:17 pm Sun Dec 12 EDTDeleted

Oh yeah his selfishness that played a major in 5 rings... that really hurt his team... 1

Alert - Luka Doncic on 7 9 9 with 4 53 remaining in the 3rd Quarter against the Orlando Magic10:02 pm Mon Dec 13 EDTDeleted

He should easily get the triple double. 1

Statpadding The Thunder just subbed Westbrook back into a game they lead by 29 in the fourth quarter Russ needed two points and one assist for the triple double 10:12 pm Mon Dec 13 EDTDeleted

Nah they outplayed us and deserved the win. Congrats to OKC -9

Statpadding The Thunder just subbed Westbrook back into a game they lead by 29 in the fourth quarter Russ needed two points and one assist for the triple double 10:12 pm Mon Dec 13 EDTDeleted

I will, you guys have completely outplayed us today. Really impressed with PG, Adams and Dennis. Good win. -4

Genuine Question Why is Westbrook a career 81 free throw shooter only shooting 62 from the line this season 10:36 pm Mon Dec 13 EDTDeleted

Hmm thats interesting to think about, i know he used to go to half court after each free throw so that could make an impact for a player. 0

Genuine Question Why is Westbrook a career 81 free throw shooter only shooting 62 from the line this season 10:36 pm Mon Dec 13 EDTDeleted

Id expect him to because he is one of the best players in the league but when its a third of the season its hard to call it just a slump. 0

Genuine Question Why is Westbrook a career 81 free throw shooter only shooting 62 from the line this season 10:36 pm Mon Dec 13 EDTDeleted

I dont lol I literally just want to know what changed lmao. 2

Genuine Question Why is Westbrook a career 81 free throw shooter only shooting 62 from the line this season 10:36 pm Mon Dec 13 EDTDeleted

I dont, just curious what changed in his free throw shooting. Russ is one of the leagues best players. 2

Can we send a plead to the warriors announcers to change their ways 1:01 am Tue Dec 14 EDTDeleted

Toughen up man 11

Kevin Durant names three players who are above all the rest Kobe Bryant MJ Michael Jordan and Kyrie 7:21 pm Wed Dec 15 EDTDeleted

I mean if he is moving teams next season than maybe he is trying to get Kyrie to join him. 1

Russell Westbrook Shoots 22 From Three This Season Why Is He Attempting 5 Attempts From Behind The Arc Per Game 10:46 pm Wed Dec 15 EDTDeleted

Russ is not a shooter lmfao 1

Russell Westbrook Shoots 22 From Three This Season Why Is He Attempting 5 Attempts From Behind The Arc Per Game 10:46 pm Wed Dec 15 EDTDeleted

If he actually won anything (like 5 rings) hed be Kobe. Russ has won 3 total playoff games as the number one guy. 2

Stephen Curry lays a goose egg with 8 points in a heavyweight matchup12:45 am Thu Dec 16 EDTDeleted

Thats trash 3

What was meant to happen with the Suns game protest 10:54 pm Thu Dec 16 EDTDeleted

lmao I foolishly though that there would be at least some semblance of a protest. 1

Please stop fighting11:07 pm Thu Dec 16 EDTDeleted

ahahhahahahahhahahahahhahahahahaha 3

Who wins 2012 Heat or 2017 Warriors 11:14 pm Thu Dec 16 EDTDeleted

2017 Warriors imo 22

Ariza trade value just plummeted11:10 pm Fri Dec 17 EDTDeleted

This is hilarious 2

Do the Celtics ever miss down the stretch of games 9:27 pm Sat Dec 18 EDTDeleted

Has he really been that bad? 2

Jayson Tatum did NOT get embarrassed by Andre Drummond 9:28 pm Sat Dec 18 EDTDeleted

Lmao its ok bro. 11

OG Anunoby Has Set An NBA Record For Most Completely Wide Open Threes Missed In A Game10:16 pm Sun Dec 19 EDTDeleted

They have been bricking sooo many threes in the 4th. 2

James Harden is the most infuriating player in NBA history because 10:46 pm Mon Dec 20 EDTDeleted

Stop trying to suck up to him lmao. This is such a lame attempted karma grab. Did you post this in /r/rockets as well? 14

For some reason people think Lebron was better than Kobe from 2008-2010 10:37 pm Mon Dec 20 EDTDeleted

People love revisionist history tbh. 6

Post Game Thread The Toronto Raptors 24-9 defeat the Indiana Pacers 20-12 99-969:55 pm Wed Dec 22 EDTDeleted

Yeah it is, Bogdanovic flopped like a bitch, looking for the foul not even trying to make the shot. -7

Jaylen Brown Just Dunked On Giannis And Got A Tech Foul For Flexing Afterwards10:05 pm Fri Dec 24 EDTDeleted

He did the same against Gobert, stared him down when the Celtics were losing by 20 lol 1

Why did Buddy Hield admit his real age 2:09 am Sat Dec 25 EDTDeleted

Why not? 0

Hakeem or shaq9:24 pm Sat Dec 25 EDTDeleted

Shaqeem 10

Loving this Thunder Jazz game11:16 pm Sat Dec 25 EDTDeleted

My heart isnt 18

Luka Doncic gave his jersey after the game You are just amazing 12:08 am Sun Dec 26 EDTDeleted

> Luka Doncic is a fine player but today he showed that he is a real man. Sorry but for some reason this made me laugh, like some sort of documentary statement. 15

Harassing messages from a new account 1:08 am Sun Dec 26 EDTDeleted

People are idiots, you just have to move on. I dont think the mods can do anything about it. 2

The LA Clippers Are 13 16 From Three At Halftime9:46 pm Sun Dec 26 EDTDeleted

For anyone interested in record setting and stuff I remember OKC shooting 14/15 from three to start a game against Utah in 2017 so I dont think the Clippers have set a record but its crazy accurate either way. 3

Post-Game Thread In a game won by the referees the Warriors 23-11 end up with a higher score than the Clippers 19-14 129-127 11:04 pm Sun Dec 26 EDTDeleted

Harris was 6/6 from deep and missed the game winner :( 18

How do you think CP3 feels as a man right now 11:53 pm Sun Dec 26 EDTDeleted

LMFAO, he has about 160 million reasons not to care at all. 0

Top 10 of 2018 - Teams7:57 pm Mon Dec 27 EDTDeleted

And its wrong 12

was lebron running into the KD warriors the ultimate karma fuck 11:34 pm Mon Dec 27 EDTDeleted

Yeah its up there. Its funny that people hate Lebron less than KD and say that KD "ruined the league." Its funny because the only reason they say that about KD and not Lebron is because Brons superteam underachieved. 10

was lebron running into the KD warriors the ultimate karma fuck 11:34 pm Mon Dec 27 EDTDeleted

Its ok, I understand that people hate KD. My argument is that people would almost universally hate Lebron (like they do with KD) if he had achieved the success with his team that they should have. Because in the end people dont hate that KD purely b 1

was lebron running into the KD warriors the ultimate karma fuck 11:34 pm Mon Dec 27 EDTDeleted

I can see where you are coming from and thats a pretty good argument. The ring with Cleveland really did a lot to change his reputation and perception. I guess the biggest thing that irks me is when people try to discount KDs rings because his team a 4

was lebron running into the KD warriors the ultimate karma fuck 11:34 pm Mon Dec 27 EDTDeleted

Im open to discussing it if you present a counter argument. Your comment doesnt really add anything to the discussion. 3

was lebron running into the KD warriors the ultimate karma fuck 11:34 pm Mon Dec 27 EDTDeleted

and why didnt Lebron ruin the league by joining two other top 10 players? Because his team simply underachieved. 8

was lebron running into the KD warriors the ultimate karma fuck 11:34 pm Mon Dec 27 EDTDeleted

the whole point is the heat were beatable because they underachieved... 5

Everyone talks about the controversial reffing in game 6 of the 2002 WCF But did you know that the Kings while looking to go up 3-1 in the series blew a 24 point lead in game 4 They lost to the Lakers who had the lead for a grand total of 13 seconds a10:26 am Tue Dec 28 EDTDeleted

I think so and it was one of the dumbest missed calls in NBA history. 6

Everyone talks about the controversial reffing in game 6 of the 2002 WCF But did you know that the Kings while looking to go up 3-1 in the series blew a 24 point lead in game 4 They lost to the Lakers who had the lead for a grand total of 13 seconds a10:26 am Tue Dec 28 EDTDeleted

Counter point, and dont hate me for saying this, that play with Kobe and Bobby occurred at the end of the game. The Kings by that stage no longer had the lead, and when they were up 24 earlier in the game it should never have gotten to that stage. 4

Everyone talks about the controversial reffing in game 6 of the 2002 WCF But did you know that the Kings while looking to go up 3-1 in the series blew a 24 point lead in game 4 They lost to the Lakers who had the lead for a grand total of 13 seconds a10:26 am Tue Dec 28 EDTDeleted

The refs didnt make Houston miss 27 straight threes. Unfortunately thats all Rockets fans are going to have to live by because despite any reffing they completely shot themselves out of the game. -2

Sixers were up one Since then Brett Brown decided to put in TJ McCconell make him guard Kyrie and play with Simmons on offense 3 minutes later they are down 75:59 pm Tue Dec 28 EDTDeleted

And???? The margin going from one to seven points is barely any issue at all for a regular season game in December. 0

7 years ago today Derrick Rose hit an incredible game winner vs the Lakers 7:00 pm Tue Dec 28 EDTDeleted

lmao you arent even going to post a clip? 4

Gordon Hayward In 24 Minutes Against Philadelphia 4 1 1 on 2 6 Shooting From The Field 8:08 pm Tue Dec 28 EDTDeleted

Yeah Im an idiot. -5

Gordon Hayward In 24 Minutes Against Philadelphia 4 1 1 on 2 6 Shooting From The Field 8:08 pm Tue Dec 28 EDTDeleted

Thats whats a bit annoying. I make a post with concerns about a players progress from injury and dont get any legitimate answers simply because of my flair. -5

Gordon Hayward In 24 Minutes Against Philadelphia 4 1 1 on 2 6 Shooting From The Field 8:08 pm Tue Dec 28 EDTDeleted

Its annoying , I might see how this post goes in /r/nbadiscussion. -3

Why did a Siri commercial being broadcasted on ABC ESPN say Stephen Curry is leading the league in three point makes attempts when Harden is leading in both categories 8:41 pm Tue Dec 28 EDTDeleted

Was probably accurate when the commercial was made and they arent going to always change it. 1

The Warriors Have Airballed 4 Three Pointers So Far Against LA8:48 pm Tue Dec 28 EDTDeleted

Im watching the game... 1

Stephen Curry Has Played In 6 Christmas Games In His Career He Averages 12 6 7 On 29 19 85 Shooting 39 TS In 36 Minutes Per Game 9:13 pm Tue Dec 28 EDTDeleted

Also can the mods stop trying to delete every post? Its all a bit of fun, loosen up a bit lmao. 8

what game you regret missing it11:28 pm Sun Jan 10 EDTDeleted

I had a science test at school during game seven of the 2016 finals so I missed the second half. 2

Can Nikola Jokic Actually Win MVP And Can He Lead The Nuggets To A Championship 5:57 pm Mon Jan 11 EDTDeleted

I personally cant fathom it simply because he isnt marketable enough in a way. Dont get me wrong he is an outstanding player and has a very strong case for top 10 in the league right now, he is leading his injured team to the leagues 3rd best record. 1

Your team receives the following offer you can sign an unathletic 50-year-old man who will score 15 points in every game no questions asked However he must play for at least 2 minutes and take up at least 10 of the cap Would you take it 9:54 pm Mon Jan 11 EDTDeleted

Id just play him for 2 minutes at the end of the fourth quarter each game, get a guaranteed 15 points in the clutch and trust your teams defence to take care of the rest. I think it would definitely be worth the 10% cap space if they could be used in 10

In the Raptors vs Hawks game tonight 8 of the 9 raptors players to receive minutes recorded a steal10:01 pm Tue Jan 12 EDTDeleted

He was dominant defensively in those final 3 minutes 1

Why is Players Only still going on 10:14 pm Tue Jan 12 EDTDeleted

What do you specifically like about it? Personally I find their commentary to be really bland and lacking any excitement during highlight plays. 1

Andrew Bust Wiggins has 40 PTS and 10 REB10:36 pm Tue Jan 12 EDTDeleted

Those are strong contested rebounds as well. He also made a great play to find Okogie for 3. 1

Andrew Wiggins drops 40 points on the Thunder in a W 10:39 pm Tue Jan 12 EDTDeleted

That was a crazy last play. 1

No one has ever had 25 points 0 assists and 0 rebounds in an nba game Kuzma has 29 0 0 with 8 minutes to play in the third 12:11 am Thu Jan 14 EDTDeleted

This is a blatant lie by OP or just a poorly researched stat. Its happened 27 times before. Here is a list of all the times it has happened listed by the most recent occurrences: http://bkref.com/tiny/wICh1 |Rk|Player|Date|Tm|Opp|TRB|AST|PTS| |-:|:-|:- 36

No one has ever had 25 points 0 assists and 0 rebounds in an nba game Kuzma has 29 0 0 with 8 minutes to play in the third 12:11 am Thu Jan 14 EDTDeleted

Michael Redd did it. 6

Dante Cunningham 689 has now played in more regular seasons games than Glenn Robinson II 688 12:20 am Thu Jan 14 EDTDeleted

I dont know what to do with this information. 2

Kyle Kuzma Currently Has 38 Points On 15 23 Shooting With 2 Minutes Until 3 Quarter Time12:28 am Thu Jan 14 EDTDeleted

I just want to let people know incase they arent watching the game. You dont want to miss out on a great performance because you didnt know there was a game on. 2

Kyle Kuzma Currently Has 38 Points On 15 23 Shooting With 2 Minutes Until 3 Quarter Time12:28 am Thu Jan 14 EDTDeleted

I know we arent meant to post in game updates but this is a great performance that deserves some recognition. 2

Kyle Kuzma Currently Has 38 Points On 15 23 Shooting With 2 Minutes Until 3 Quarter Time12:28 am Thu Jan 14 EDTDeleted

Does nobody else say 3 quarter time haha 1

Kyle Kuzma or Jayson Tatum 12:31 am Thu Jan 14 EDTDeleted

Lemmie just go with the flow and say Kuzma. 1

Kyle Kuzma currently has his career high in points vs the Detroit Pistons12:29 am Thu Jan 14 EDTDeleted

This is insane! Is he going to get 50? 19

What bad regular season player always shows up during the playoffs 9:42 pm Thu Jan 14 EDTDeleted

Reggie Miller ^^^^^^^^^^^^/s 2

Al Horford Gordon Hayward Jaylen Brown and Terry Rozier were a combined 6-29 from the field and 0-10 from deep vs the Heat tonight 10:15 pm Thu Jan 14 EDTDeleted

According to my calculations thats not very good. 2

Al Horford Gordon Hayward Jaylen Brown and Terry Rozier were a combined 6-29 from the field and 0-10 from deep vs the Heat tonight 10:15 pm Thu Jan 14 EDTDeleted

Boston mods. 4

Paul George just had 5 points on one possession When was the last time that had happened 10:31 pm Thu Jan 14 EDTDeleted

Kyrie did it against OKC last year. Got fouled shooting a 3, made the shot, missed the free throw, got an offensive rebound, scored a layup. 22

The Bucks are terrible without Giannis 9:20 pm Fri Jan 15 EDTDeleted

Posts like these are how you spot bandwagon Warriors fans -2

Is Luka Doncic the clutchest rookie all time 10:56 pm Fri Jan 15 EDTDeleted

Here we go lol, recency bias is quite a remarkable thing. 46

It s time to Fire GarPax12:20 am Sat Jan 16 EDTDeleted

Nahhh, Dun, Lavine and Markannen look to be a good core going forward and they are building for the future. The Parker contract was a big mistake but I think overall they are building a good team going forward. 1

Kyle Kuzma and Lonzo Ball tonight 18pts on 7 31 shooting 1 10 from 312:37 am Sat Jan 16 EDTDeleted

> No disrespect, but to be honest, I can’t imagine Jazz beat us.We’re so deep and young and hungry. **You don’t have any tools to defend Kuz & Ingram** > .Zo & Josh can shit Donovan Mitchell down.I’m not kidding. And Non-offensi 5

Why is Portland 4th seed 1:57 am Sat Jan 16 EDTDeleted

Damn reading these comments just shows how young most /r/NBA users are. 3

In the last 5 games Donovan Mitchell is averaging 30 4 points 5 6 assists and 4 4 rebounds while shooting 48 2 from the floor and 47 5 from three 12:42 am Sun Jan 17 EDTDeleted

Lmao Im so confused. 1

Is 5 more wins really enough for Giannis to be over Harden in MVP conversation 9:41 am Sun Jan 17 EDTDeleted

Damn ill be honest with you OP I never even thought about it that way. Ive been leaning towards Giannis because his team is a top 2 seed but if Harden closes the gap than his team might still finish as the 4th seed in the West. You cant really hold that a 1

Is 5 more wins really enough for Giannis to be over Harden in MVP conversation 9:41 am Sun Jan 17 EDTDeleted

Ah yes because when I see Harden averaging 34/6/9 on 62.2% TS for the **season** then I think about how he hasnt been playing at a high level consistently... Heck, even before the Rockets turnaround when they started 11-14 Harden was averaging 30/6/8 10

DeMar DeRozan since his game against Toronto 16 ppg on 38 0 65 41 TS He also hasnt attempted a 3 in 8 games8:04 pm Sun Jan 17 EDTDeleted

Yeah hes been struggling badly but Id back him to bounce back. All players go through slumps. 2

James Harden has tied the record for most missed 3pt field goals in a game8:21 pm Sun Jan 17 EDTDeleted

How did he still manage to get 38 points lol 1

James Harden has set the record for the most missed 3s in a game8:22 pm Sun Jan 17 EDTDeleted

Why did the mods remove the last post like this? 6

Curry subs out in the 3rd with 35 points He has had 0 fouls called for him The only free throw he shot was on a technical foul 8:43 pm Sun Jan 17 EDTDeleted

He gets no calls, its ridiculous. 1

Ranking the best NBA cities9:05 pm Sun Jan 17 EDTDeleted

The Bulls have won 6 championships in their history, the greatest player of all time played for the team. They are definitely up there. 2

Ranking the best NBA cities9:05 pm Sun Jan 17 EDTDeleted

Is this based on your opinion or is there actually a way you measured this? 1

We get it the lakers are trash without Lebron12:14 am Mon Jan 18 EDTDeleted

You guys deserve criticism for losing at home to the Cavs. Especially when your hyped young core play like trash. 16

If Lebrons son gets drafted by the Cavs and wins a championship against his father would this boost Lebrons legacy or hinder it 11:42 pm Sun Jan 17 EDTDeleted

lol xD epic shit post LMAO 0

Terry Rozier 8 days ago Theres a lot of backups who do good because theyre backups Im not 10:21 pm Mon Jan 18 EDTDeleted

This guy has one of the worst ego to talent ratios in the league 7

James Harden tonight vs Grizzlies 57pts 9rebs 2asts 2stls 1blk on 17-33 shooting 6-15 3pm a 10:13 pm Mon Jan 18 EDTDeleted

Just give him the MVP already 26

If Markelle Fultz makes his next 5 3PA his career 3P will be higher than Stephen Currys8:08 pm Tue Jan 19 EDTDeleted

Trying to be funny 1

If Markelle Fultz makes his next 5 3PA his career 3P will be higher than Stephen Currys8:08 pm Tue Jan 19 EDTDeleted

What happened to the last post? 1

Bradley Beal is a Top 10 Player in the league9:52 pm Tue Jan 19 EDTDeleted

Counterpoint: no he isnt 8

Is there anyone more valuable to his team than Lebron 11:32 pm Tue Jan 19 EDTDeleted

LeBron is most valuable but Kemba maybe as second. I cant imagine the Hornets winning 20 games without him. 1

Golden state is the luckiest playoff team in NBA history 12:42 am Wed Jan 20 EDTDeleted

What about the injuries to Curry in the playoffs? 15

Malcolm Brogdon has been quietly averaging 51 5 42 7 95 6 shooting splits9:18 am Thu Jan 21 EDTDeleted

Barely quietly. Weve been getting updates on this everyday for the past week. 1

If Tim Duncan amp Kobe Bryant carried an average team who wouldve done a better job between them 9:07 am Thu Jan 21 EDTDeleted

Tim Duncan single handedly carried the 2003 Spurs to a championship. 6

Steph Curry has a case for top 5 all time6:01 pm Thu Jan 21 EDTDeleted

No, you need to be elite from your rookie year if you want to even get close to top 5 11

Post Game Thread the Utah jazz dismantle the Cleveland Cavaliers 115-99 behind just a bad game from the cavs11:19 pm Fri Jan 22 EDTDeleted

24 points on 9/15 shooting in 26 minutes is really nice though. 3

Post Game Thread the Utah jazz dismantle the Cleveland Cavaliers 115-99 behind just a bad game from the cavs11:19 pm Fri Jan 22 EDTDeleted

Didnt even include team records in the title lol 2

Post Game Thread the Utah jazz dismantle the Cleveland Cavaliers 115-99 behind just a bad game from the cavs11:19 pm Fri Jan 22 EDTDeleted

Lead by 38 before our bench played out the final 18 minutes. 2

People are forgetting that boogie was the best center in the league before injury2:42 am Sat Jan 23 EDTDeleted

He wasnt. He was top 3 or 5 but a turnover machine that would rather complain to the refs than get back on defence isnt the leagues best center. You can talk about the distinctional Kings but even in New Orleans the team played better without him. 0

What are the odds the Lakers make every free throw in the fourth quarter 11:03 pm Sat Jan 23 EDTDeleted

Really unlikely. I think they went 18/18 and shoot 68.7% from free throws as a team. The odds of them making all 18 is just ~~1.2%~~ 0.12% 4

What are the odds the Lakers make every free throw in the fourth quarter 11:03 pm Sat Jan 23 EDTDeleted

My bad. 1

What are the odds the Lakers make every free throw in the fourth quarter 11:03 pm Sat Jan 23 EDTDeleted

1.8% not 0.18% 0

The Rockets - Lakers game just proves how young these players are11:25 pm Sat Jan 23 EDTDeleted

Or how dumb KCP is. 4

James Harden Houston Rockets11:31 pm Sat Jan 23 EDTDeleted

Ok, nobody really cares tho. 6

Freethrows are the new nba11:31 pm Sat Jan 23 EDTDeleted

Lakers should have not fouled they were all legit calls. 27

Post Game Thread Lakers 25-22 fall to Rockets 26-19 in an OT thriller11:30 pm Sat Jan 23 EDTDeleted

Wrong title. Didnt get the score right. 1

Harden is now averaging 35 7 PPG11:30 pm Sat Jan 23 EDTDeleted

Stop complaining. You are witnessing history. 7

Players with no ring as it stands whos the best 2 pieces to build a championship around 12:30 am Sun Jan 24 EDTDeleted

Give me Giannis and Harden 3

Danny Green is shooting his highest percentage from 3PT 42 since 2012-2013 43 1:08 am Sun Jan 24 EDTDeleted

Low-key FMVP if Ray Allen never hit that 3 in game 6 0

Can DRose win a second MVP 9:37 pm Sun Jan 24 EDTDeleted

Are you saying Rose is the 26th best player in the league? lol 8

Can DRose win a second MVP 9:37 pm Sun Jan 24 EDTDeleted

Get lost -1

Whos had a better career Carmelo Anthony or Andre Iguodala 6:44 pm Mon Jan 25 EDTDeleted

A 10x all star or a 1x all star? 1

What do Reggie Bullock and his murdered transgender sister have in common 7:57 pm Mon Jan 25 EDTDeleted

Lame 1

If the Thunder offered to give Russell Westbrook for free to any playoff team they d all say no 1:59 am Tue Jan 26 EDTDeleted

Lol Id happily take him. Can you imagine how explosive a Mitchell/Westbrook back court would be omg. 8

If the Thunder offered to give Russell Westbrook for free to any playoff team they d all say no 1:59 am Tue Jan 26 EDTDeleted

Id use those bricks to make a building to store all the championship trophies we would win. 8

In His Last 25 Games Bradley Beal Is Averaging 27 6 6 On 47 37 82 Shooting5:20 pm Tue Jan 26 EDTDeleted

Everybody eats. 0

Klay Thompson s epic game last night brought his 3p up from 36 5 to 38 2 7:08 pm Tue Jan 26 EDTDeleted

I feel like hes had 4 or 5 games that just completely inflated his average. His best games are soooo good they just completely make up for any extended slump. 6

What do you expect Lonzo Ball to average in the prime 7:12 pm Tue Jan 26 EDTDeleted

BHAHAHAHAHAHHAAHHAAHA Dude you totally overrate him. DPOY and 12 assists per game omg. 2

memphis has collapsed over the past 13 games they have lost 12 of their last 13 7:11 pm Tue Jan 26 EDTDeleted

Yep and lost 17 of 20. 3

memphis has collapsed over the past 13 games they have lost 12 of their last 13 7:11 pm Tue Jan 26 EDTDeleted

Thats woeful for anyone but especially for a center. 3

Serious What happens with Oladipo and the All Star game 8:13 pm Wed Jan 27 EDTDeleted

Its pretty close to an unspoken rule especially of the team is as successful as the Pacers have been. -16

Which game winning shot was best LBJ over Warriors in Feb 2014 Steph over OKC May 2016 or Westbrook over Nuggets April 20178:42 pm Wed Jan 27 EDTDeleted

Russ was the exclamation point on an amazing MVP season. 12

Curry s month of February or Harden s stretch since the CP3 injury8:23 am Thu Jan 28 EDTDeleted

Show the same stats, stop being biased. 4

Curry s month of February or Harden s stretch since the CP3 injury8:23 am Thu Jan 28 EDTDeleted

Just show it all for proper context. 2

Prime Tracy McGrady or current Harden 8:49 am Thu Jan 28 EDTDeleted

Harden by far. T-Mac is immensely over-rated. 4

Prime Tracy McGrady or current Harden 8:49 am Thu Jan 28 EDTDeleted

> Tmac. > In the post season. Does not compute. 3

Where would you rank harden if he beat the warriors and won a ring last season7:11 pm Thu Jan 28 EDTDeleted

Higher than now 20

Mitch Creek is currently averaging 1080 points per 36 minutes this season 10:13 pm Fri Jan 29 EDTDeleted

He played 2 seconds in his debut game today against the Knicks making 1 free throw. 2

Mitch Creek is currently averaging 1080 points per 36 minutes this season 10:16 pm Fri Jan 29 EDTDeleted

He played 2 seconds in his debut game today against the Knicks making 1 free throw. 8

What is the biggest comeback after three quarters in NBA History 11:16 pm Fri Jan 29 EDTDeleted

Ive been very impressed by his game. I hope him and Rudy both make the all star game. 6

You are which nba player 8:57 pm Sat Jan 30 EDTDeleted

Thabo Sefolosha 2

Question about rebounding10:29 pm Sat Jan 30 EDTDeleted

Nope 1

If the Refs are gonna Call the Foul on Durant s 3 Pointer Why Did They Miss it 3 Times for Harden in the WCF 10:58 pm Sat Jan 30 EDTDeleted

Lmfao 4

PSA Ben Simmons has attempted 12 three pointers in his career 11:08 pm Sat Jan 30 EDTDeleted

> Why is there always a post saying that he has never attempted one. That simply isnt true. Sure its more of a technicality because **they are all half court heaves** but people need to stop saying "this is his first three point attempt" 1

Marcus Smart11:11 pm Sat Jan 30 EDTDeleted

Ill give him respect. He played well all game, made the right plays and his off-ball defence on Curry was great. 3

Giannis Antetokounmpo has been blocked 7 times That is the most any player has been this season8:21 pm Sun Jan 31 EDTDeleted

Suprised Ingram doesnt have the record. 1

Rank the top 10 players in the league right now in terms of legacy and where they would end up in the all time player list 8:23 pm Sun Jan 31 EDTDeleted

1) Paul George, thats all 45

Where would a Gobert-Davis front court rank amongst the best frontcourts in NBA History 7:36 am Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

How about defensively at least? Which other duos that have existed would surpass them? 2

Where would a Gobert-Davis front court rank amongst the best frontcourts in NBA History 7:36 am Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

A Simmons for AD trade is the blockbuster I want to see 2

Where would a Gobert-Davis front court rank amongst the best frontcourts in NBA History 7:36 am Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

Rubio, Thabo, Exum and a first.... Surely the Pels cant say no.... 1

Where would a Gobert-Davis front court rank amongst the best frontcourts in NBA History 7:36 am Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

Absolutely, Exum is going to be the next Penny Hardaway. Thabo will win DPOY. Ricky is basically Spanish Stephen Curry. Tatum is only 12 years old, Browns only notable feature is his flat top. Lonzo is just trash and Kuzma wears fur coats. 3

Where would a Gobert-Davis front court rank amongst the best frontcourts in NBA History 7:36 am Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

Ostertag was pretty good 2

Where would a Gobert-Davis front court rank amongst the best frontcourts in NBA History 7:36 am Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

They had a useless team built around them and Cousins is the biggest cancer/empty stats player. -3

Where would a Gobert-Davis front court rank amongst the best frontcourts in NBA History 7:36 am Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

Really well summed up and thanks for the reply. Its definitely just pure speculation but you put things in perspective really well. 1

Are the Pelicans secretly ran by Laker fans 8:31 am Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

I vote yes 8

Can someone make a short resume about whats happening with AD7:14 pm Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

He staynt 4

ESPN Boston unsure of Haywards future on the team is considering options to move him to rebuilding teams desiring picks in order to recover cap space 7:16 pm Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

Lol 24

The mods here at r NBA work hard to maintain a great environment lets encourage them What are some examples of great modding that youve seen in this sub 11:47 pm Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

I think theyve done a really good job with enforcing quality highlights tbh. 14

Gordon Hayward s last 2 games COMBINED 4 points on 1 11 FG 10 rebounds 5 assists 3 steals 2 blocks 11:48 pm Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

Hey a dunks pretty good though. Getting his athleticism back. 1

Gordon Hayward s last 2 games COMBINED 4 points on 1 11 FG 10 rebounds 5 assists 3 steals 2 blocks 11:48 pm Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

Another break? Thats just cruel man 8

Can we all appreciate Jahlil Okafor12:11 am Wed Feb 3 EDTDeleted

Appreciation granted 1

Did the Lakers ruin their rebuild by signing LeBron 3:30 am Thu Feb 4 EDTDeleted

Lol 2

Should the Knicks become the new laughing stock of all professional sports 4:54 pm Thu Feb 4 EDTDeleted

They arent already? 1

It was a very sexy day for the NBA today 7:33 pm Thu Feb 4 EDTDeleted

No 2

It was a very sexy day for the NBA today 7:33 pm Thu Feb 4 EDTDeleted

Hell replace dipo 6

Imma be honest11:03 pm Thu Feb 4 EDTDeleted

Lol 1

REQUEST Curry airballs 3 in the clutch12:46 am Fri Feb 5 EDTDeleted

I know he was on fire but that was such a dumb shot 7

Scores level - Laker ball - 10 seconds left 1:04 am Fri Feb 5 EDTDeleted

Go clips! 0

Boban looked so sad after Lance elbowed him 1:20 am Fri Feb 5 EDTDeleted

Surprised it wasnt I over turned 1

Top 5 players for each position 7:17 am Fri Feb 5 EDTDeleted

You really going to leave Embiid and Gobert out of the top 5 centres.... 27

Luka Doncic beats these West All-Stars in advanced stats8:55 pm Fri Feb 5 EDTDeleted

If you want advanced stats look at Goberts - 1st in win shares. - 1st in effective field goal percentage. - 1st in defensive win shares. - 1st in defensive box plus minus. - 2nd in true shooting percentage. - 2nd in offensive rating. 1

After tonights game Trae Young is officially shooting 30 from 3 on the year11:26 pm Fri Feb 5 EDTDeleted

Idgaf, Trae Young will be better than Luka 21

The San Antonio Spurs will play their next 8 games on the road Is this a record 8:12 pm Sat Feb 6 EDTDeleted

Has a team ever played more than 8 consecutive games on the road? -2

Settle a debate towns or jokic9:36 pm Sat Feb 6 EDTDeleted

Jokic 1

Curry is on the trading block 10:31 pm Sat Feb 6 EDTDeleted

Lol 3

Is Josh Hart the worst 3 amp D player in the league right now 10:30 pm Sat Feb 6 EDTDeleted

Hes in his second season and was pick 30 4

Harden just 1 block shy of being 1st player in NBA history to have a 40 point 5x5 11:30 pm Sat Feb 6 EDTDeleted

When you look at the players award he is a 2x MVP. 1

Playing angry after his all-star snub 11:52 pm Sat Feb 6 EDTDeleted

Cant believe Klay got in over Bayless 22

Atm who are the Only superstars with no doubt of abandoning their teams Appreciation 3:18 am Sun Feb 7 EDTDeleted

I can never ever ever imagine Russell Westbrook on another team. 0

Seven years ago today Jeremy Lin scored 25 points against the Nets starting a streak of incredible play that would later go on to be known as Linsanity 9:12 pm Mon Feb 8 EDTDeleted

I hate that people blame Melo for this. He was the star player on the team, Lin was just some random player on a hot streak. Melo did absolutely nothing wrong. 8

Was it a good idea signing LeBron at age 34 10:47 pm Tue Feb 9 EDTDeleted

Say it louder for the people at the back 7

Was it a good idea signing LeBron at age 34 10:47 pm Tue Feb 9 EDTDeleted

Yes 1

Back in October former NBA commissioner David Stern said Pelicans GM Dell Demps was a lousy general manager and he may lose Anthony Davis12:38 am Wed Feb 10 EDTDeleted

Oh shit I remember that 12

How do you trade away the best player in your team 4:48 am Wed Feb 10 EDTDeleted

/thread 2

Celtics Expected To Offer Jayson Tatum Al Horford Marcus Smart Robert Williams 3 First Rounders For Anthony Davis RealGM 2:08 pm Thu Feb 11 EDTDeleted

Nope 2

Westley Matthews is going to end up on Toronto since they only have 11 players2:18 pm Thu Feb 11 EDTDeleted

Hope so 4

Pick a player3:23 pm Thu Feb 11 EDTDeleted

Your mother 2

If you had to pick 2 teams in history to face off in a 7 game series which teams do you pick 3:20 pm Thu Feb 11 EDTDeleted

Your mum and your dad 3

Nik Stauskas and Wade Baldwin have been on four different teams in 4 days3:21 pm Thu Feb 11 EDTDeleted

Yes, for Nick -2

So no one actually knows what the All-Star Draft will look like tonight 3:51 pm Thu Feb 11 EDTDeleted

Itll get leaked anyway 14

Gordon Hayward is a system player11:06 pm Thu Feb 11 EDTDeleted

Nope it was built around him 2

Gordon Hayward is a system player11:06 pm Thu Feb 11 EDTDeleted

A broken leg didnt help him much. From Utahs perspective its a miracle we were able to draft Mitchell or this team would be in a deep rebuild. Its more a testament to Mitchell than knock on Hayward 1

Josh Hart in his last 12 games is averaging 25 4 minutes 5 4 4 5 1 7 on 0 364 0 25 0 636 splits and 2 3 fouls12:41 am Fri Feb 12 EDTDeleted

Hes just in a really big full season slump 1

How good has LBJ been as a GM 7:22 pm Sat Feb 13 EDTDeleted

Trash, nobody has ever wanted to join him. He joined Wades team but Kevin Love is the best player thats been moved, wanting to play on the same team as LeBron. -12

How good has LBJ been as a GM 7:22 pm Sat Feb 13 EDTDeleted

I didnt say anything about Utah, I know we arent a destination team. I was just answering the question in the thread. The fact that you had to use my flair as a response is pretty poor. Play the argument not the person. 0

How good has LBJ been as a GM 7:22 pm Sat Feb 13 EDTDeleted

lmao chill dude. Why are you getting so defensive. 1

Who you got in a Jazz - Rockets playoff series 9:05 pm Sat Feb 13 EDTDeleted

Rockets have the edge on us from a matchup perspective. 10-3 in their last 13 games against us. 17

Who s the best role player in the NBA 9:56 pm Sat Feb 13 EDTDeleted

A 5x Allstar isnt a role player 4

Who s the best role player in the NBA 9:56 pm Sat Feb 13 EDTDeleted

2017-18 Joe Ingles 0

Is Harden an undoubted top 4 player in the league right now 10:35 pm Sat Feb 13 EDTDeleted

Yeah, been a top two MVP candidate for 4 of the last 5 seasons 1

The Boston Celtics just discombobulated and blew a 28 point lead in a double digit home loss to the Clippers 10:30 pm Sat Feb 13 EDTDeleted

Ill admit I dont know what it means but its a big word so it will get clicks lmao 57

Can you imagine how good this season must feel for OKC fans A free agent signs with you and starts playing like an MVP 11:11 pm Sat Feb 13 EDTDeleted

Happy for you guys. 0

Russell Westbrook isnt having a bad season even as a scorer He is just transitioning back into the role he is comfortable in This is his best season in his true role that he has ever played 7:08 pm Sun Feb 14 EDTDeleted

Efficiency bro 16

LeBrons Legacy 11:26 pm Sun Feb 14 EDTDeleted

Lol, spoken like a true hater 7

The Lakers are undefeated this season when they score more overall OVR points than their opponent 6:44 pm Mon Feb 15 EDTDeleted

You thought you were being funny didnt you? 11

30 for 30 presented by James Harden10:23 pm Mon Feb 15 EDTDeleted

He had 20 with 2:30 left, he then scored 11 points in 100 seconds to keep the streak alive. 63

How did AI get MVP while shooting 40 from the field2:15 am Wed Feb 17 EDTDeleted

Nobody being the DPOY, 6th man and COTY... 2

How did AI get MVP while shooting 40 from the field2:15 am Wed Feb 17 EDTDeleted

> You will never convince me that Iverson was not the reason they were so good that year. It’s crazy to me that you would even try to make that argument to be honest. Im definitely not disputing the fact that he deserved it. Im disagreeing with yo 0

How to get perfect rotation7:04 pm Wed Feb 17 EDTDeleted

Are you talking about putting backspin on a jump shot? 5

Pascal Siakim NBA superstar 3:56 am Thu Feb 18 EDTDeleted

Shouldve been an all-star over Lowry 4

Heading into the the All Star break only 3 teams have a winning or losing streak of more than two games 10:28 pm Thu Feb 18 EDTDeleted

lol Suns 3

Heading into the the All Star break only 3 teams have a winning or losing streak of more than two games 10:28 pm Thu Feb 18 EDTDeleted

How dare you disrespect the Knicks. They are currently on a 1 game win streak. 1

Current Biggest Losing Streaks7:58 pm Fri Feb 19 EDTDeleted

Hes been injured for a 2 games in this 15 game losing streak but Im really interested to see how Booker would play on a good team. In this stretch (13 games) Booker has averaged 24/4/6 on 48/32/86 shooting. 2

Current Biggest Losing Streaks7:58 pm Fri Feb 19 EDTDeleted

Nope 1

Are the Rising Stars and All Star games even fun 11:11 pm Fri Feb 19 EDTDeleted

Its casual basketball, idm. 1

Whats up with the new 3 point challenge 8:22 pm Sat Feb 20 EDTDeleted

take my FUCKING UPVOTE YOU STUPID FUCKING CUNT. HERE, HAVE MY STUPID FUCKING ORANGE ARROW YOU SON OF A BITCH TAKE THIS STUPID FUCKING KARMA YOU STUPID ASSHOLE AND NOW GO FUCK YOURSELF WITH A CHAINSAW. I LAUGHED SO FUCKING HARD AT YOUR "ORIGINAL" COMMENT T 15

Russell Westbrook went 1 8 from three tonight - cause for concern 10:55 pm Sun Feb 21 EDTDeleted

No 2

Random Useless Fact In the 2005-2006 season the Denver Nuggets and Sacramento Kings both had a 44-38 WL Record The Nuggets were the 3rd seed The Kings were the 8th seed 8:08 am Thu Feb 25 EDTDeleted

Below a 44 win team as well smh 3

Why didnt the Heatles win 4 straight Makes no sense 8:25 am Thu Feb 25 EDTDeleted

Just reread your post and I dont know how you can say that LeBron should have won the championship in 2015. The Cavs were without their 2nd and 3rd options. Im not a LeBron fan but its crazy to hold that finals loss against him given the circumstance 4

Why didnt the Heatles win 4 straight Makes no sense 8:25 am Thu Feb 25 EDTDeleted

2011: JJ Barea locked down LeBron. Complete choke job from LeBron so they should have won. There really arent any excuses for them to not win that. 2014: Wade and Bosh completely underperformed. While James put up 28ppg on 67% TS then Wade averag 3

Lakers V Rockets 4th QTR Thread12:35 am Fri Feb 26 EDTDeleted

Listening to the ref. They cant change the score until an official review. 2

Lakers V Rockets 4th QTR Thread12:35 am Fri Feb 26 EDTDeleted

4 points, LeBron had his foot in the line on a three. 1

Lakers V Rockets 4th QTR Thread12:35 am Fri Feb 26 EDTDeleted

Lakers are about to lose 4 points from the score lol 1

In the last 30 years only 4 players have won the MVP on a team that didnt have a top 2 W L Record 2:53 am Fri Feb 26 EDTDeleted

I was having a discussion the other day about MVP voting and what actually is the criteria for MVP. The best way I could think of it was its awarded to "The best player on the best team" Based on this I reckon that could be a pretty accurate way to s 2

I had a dream that Giannis passed away 7:57 am Fri Feb 26 EDTDeleted

OP if something happens Im blaming you 2

Steven Adams tonight 16 points 10 rebounds 7 offensive rebounds and 4 steals12:40 am Sat Feb 27 EDTDeleted

What are some painless suicide methods? 3

Are the shooting by distance numbers on nba com accurate for the 96-97 season 1:34 am Sat Feb 27 EDTDeleted

Its usually pretty reliable. The only thing you might want to consider is that the league shortened the three point line from 1994 to 1997. 3

Over the past 4 seasons the Timberwolves are undefeated when Karl Anthony Towns sits out 2:52 am Sat Feb 27 EDTDeleted

1 game, they beat the league worst Knicks today 3

Post Game Thread The Indiana Pacers 40-20 defeat the Washington Wizards 24-36 119-112 with a 22 point performance from Daddyus Young 9:29 pm Sat Feb 27 EDTDeleted

Lmao, that title 1

Zach LaVine and Lauri Markkanen combine for 77 in a win against the Celtics10:17 pm Sat Feb 27 EDTDeleted

You can definitely make a case for any of Fox, Lauri, Collins, Mitchell and Tatum. 9

What is your all time top-5 8:41 am Sun Feb 28 EDTDeleted

Id definitely put Magic, Russell or Wilt before Hakeem. Hakeem is 10-12 range imo. -1

Fans are very split on which nickname to use for Jokic The Joker or Big Honey Why not call him The Honey Joker instead 8:41 pm Mon Mar 1 EDTDeleted

Why would anyone call him Big Honey? Thats one of the worst nicknames Ive heard in a while. 1

Why dont the Lakers have a website 2:22 am Tue Mar 2 EDTDeleted

I have a love hate relationship with this subreddit 1

I hate this reactionary bullshit headline seeking sub 11:33 pm Tue Mar 2 EDTDeleted

Its fun tho 4

Goodwill Dwyane Wade on that buzzer beater Ever since Kobe hit that game winner on me thanks for showing me the way Mamba mentality 10:24 pm Wed Mar 3 EDTDeleted

Lmao that was the first thing I thought of when I saw his shot. 6

Analytics says that Andrew Wiggins is a negative inefficient player While you might think hes bad hes actually 9:53 pm Thu Mar 4 EDTDeleted

They had us in the first half not gonna lie 23

Playoffs LeBron-less6:13 pm Fri Mar 5 EDTDeleted

No chance 6

The Sacramento Kings banner game is not the best 7:46 pm Fri Mar 5 EDTDeleted

What do the Hornets have? No championships, No conference championships, no division titles. Do they have any retired numbers? 7

Does Trae stats looks exceptional in the last 3 games 11:49 pm Fri Mar 5 EDTDeleted

121 points, 34 steals, 16 threes. 8

Do you guys think that trades are cool useful Thanks in advance5:32 am Sun Mar 7 EDTDeleted

Offseason trades and free agency are the most exciting part of the NBA imo. 3

Why do these refs try so hard to make the game about them 6:02 pm Sun Mar 7 EDTDeleted

Ego problems 4

Whats gonna happen if a player does this 6:17 pm Sun Mar 7 EDTDeleted

Fined and suspended by the team 2

Toronto shouldn t be in the league9:21 pm Sun Mar 7 EDTDeleted

OP is only 13! 9

Toronto shouldn t be in the league9:21 pm Sun Mar 7 EDTDeleted

Wtf is your username? 8

Yall think Gordon Haywards back 2:20 am Wed Mar 10 EDTDeleted

I hope he gets back to his best but I agree. Hayward has only had 4 games this season with at least 20 points so he definitely isnt back just yet. Needs to string together some consistent form. 1

LeBron vs Kobe MJ in The Office11:08 pm Thu Mar 11 EDTDeleted

>Please let me know why or why not you think this is accurate in at least 100 characters because if the moderators force me to reach that minimum, so should you Are you ok? 4

Lonzo Ball vs Steph Curry the facts1:04 am Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

Fucking lol 23

Refs gave the Clippers the game1:05 am Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

Lou Williams gave the Clippers the game 45

Refs gave the Clippers the game1:05 am Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

Lmao bro. Its a ~~meaningless~~ regular season game. Onto the next one, dont worry. EDIT -6

Houston Rockets 7-0 last seven games Beating teams such as Warriors Raptors 12:57 am Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

Warriors, Raptors, Celtics, 76ers. This stretch is a massive boost to Hardens MVP chances. 27

wow allen iverson is 4th all time in MPG for his career8:02 pm Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

Endurance is kind of underrated in basketball. People always talk about efficiency and adjusting for possession of minutes but its a skill in itself to be able to play at a high level while maintaining a high work load. Players dont necessarily 17

wow allen iverson is 4th all time in MPG for his career8:02 pm Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

Thats another reason why I dont like people bashing Iverson for efficiency. He had all the defence focused on him and he still was able to average 27 PPG in his career. 17

Jeff Van Gundy just suggested that Lebron should be traded to the Clippers for cap space because he doesnt fit the Lakers timeline They should instead target Durant 8:46 pm Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

He just said trade him for young assets and free up cap space to target free agents like Durant lmao. 1

Jeff Van Gundy just suggested that Lebron should be traded to the Clippers for cap space because he doesnt fit the Lakers timeline They should instead target Durant 8:46 pm Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

Its actually hilarious. He was dead serious about it to! 2

Is there a way to listen to games 8:06 pm Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

Put the game on TV, increase the volume and close your eyes. 3

The Referees just cost the Charlotte Hornets 2 points9:53 pm Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

People have the memory of a goldfish apparently. 4

The Referees just cost the Charlotte Hornets 2 points9:53 pm Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

Lmao checkmate Bucks fans 3

Streamable Request Giannis shaqtin a fool moment 9:49 pm Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

lmao Bucks fans are desperately trying to set things straight and say its the refs fault. https://imgur.com/7B1VQO5 -1

Streamable Request Giannis shaqtin a fool moment 9:49 pm Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

I know the ref admitted it. Its just funny how you guys were so quick to focus on the fact that Giannis wasnt at fault compared to the fact that it was a funny play. -6

The official just called 2 shots on Zeller s second free throw attempt - Zeller took the rebound and got an easy bucket9:51 pm Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

Yeah and you guys are making sure everyone knows it isnt Giannis fault https://imgur.com/7B1VQO5 -6

Help me get back into basketball 6:08 am Sun Mar 14 EDTDeleted

Ill try my best to help you and continue to edit this comment. ----- **General Important Notes** - The Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers played each other in the finals in **FOUR** consecutive seasons. The Warriors won 3 champio 4

Nearing 2 million subscribers 11:58 pm Mon Mar 15 EDTDeleted

Thanks OP. Very cool 20

Thunder dominate Pacers at half time PG already 20 points and Russ close to a triple-double 8:19 pm Thu Mar 18 EDTDeleted

Yep. Dont know why you were downvoted for an honest question. In his last 10 games prior to tonight he was averaging 27ppg but on 39/29/86 shooting. More specifically the slump was a 6 game stretch in the middle of that where he averaged 21 on 11

People Need to Realize That LeBron James Doesnt Care About His Team9:12 pm Thu Mar 18 EDTDeleted

I Think He Does Care About His Team 2

What are your All-NBA teams predictions 11:52 pm Fri Mar 19 EDTDeleted

Jokic deserves recognition. Id move him into the second team over Gobert. 5

Charles Barkley or Karl Malone 7:09 pm Tue Mar 23 EDTDeleted

Completely unbiased. Karl Malone, at their peak both players won an MVP over Michael Jordan but I think Malones longivety gives him the advantage. 12

Draymond tells KD to switch onto Bertans so he can stay near the rim KD doesnt switch and Bertans hits a wide open 3 7:17 pm Tue Mar 23 EDTDeleted

Of all players to leave wide open to. Bertans is shooting 45.0% from deep (2nd in the league) 23

Mike Conley amp Jonas Valanciunas at the half 40 points 13 14 FG 5 5 3PT 9 9 FT9:09 pm Wed Mar 24 EDTDeleted

Thats impressive to say the least. Conley has been terrific especially post all star break and Jonas is kinda underrated. 2

OKC FIRST ROUND KNOCKOUT12:37 am Thu Mar 25 EDTDeleted

Bye bye Donovan 1

Since facing off in a double overtime thriller the Utah Jazz are 10-3 the OKC Thunder are 4-10 2:16 am Thu Mar 25 EDTDeleted

Depends on matchup in my opinion. Weve been in a brilliant extended run of form lately winning 22 of our last 30. 2

Down by 18 with 8 21 left in the fourth the Hornets went on a 27-5 to close the game and steal victory from the Celtics 8:24 pm Sat Mar 27 EDTDeleted

Terry Rozier is so fucking dumb 11

Should the NBA delete the Celtics franchise and auction off their players to other teams 9:06 pm Sat Mar 27 EDTDeleted

Yes, honestly I dont know how nobody else has thought of this before. 1

Why are LeBron posts getting gold LeBron is amazing 9:31 pm Sat Mar 27 EDTDeleted

WTF?!?!!!? 10

The MVP is not Harden or Giannis 9:55 pm Sat Mar 27 EDTDeleted

Nope 1

Prime Joe Johnson vs Prime Carmelo Anthony - Whos the best ISO scorer 10:34 pm Sat Mar 27 EDTDeleted

The question asks about iso scoring but for overall scoring Carmelo was amazing. Carmelo averaged 24 PPG for his career. While Joe Johnson (who played for 17 seasons) had one season averaging over 22. 8

Why dont teams just foul when up 3 and there is little time on the clock 8:40 pm Sun Mar 28 EDTDeleted

They do sometimes. Depends on the timeout situation as well though. If the team down 3 doesnt have timeouts left they will often foul intentionally otherwise you trust your defence. 3

I propose that the Utah Jazz Los Angeles Lakers and New Orleans Pelicans engage in a three-way name swap to better represent the places they reside in11:57 pm Sun Mar 28 EDTDeleted

Get lost 4

The Warriors 2015 title is easily the weakest title of this century4:10 am Tue Mar 30 EDTDeleted

They were a 67 win team that lead the league in defensive rating and averaged the most points per game lead by the reigning MVP. But ok, disrespect it if you want... 14

Kevin Durant tonight 28 9 5 on 12 13 shooting10:19 pm Wed Mar 31 EDTDeleted

Technically you can have a TS% over 100000 if you get enough free throws. 1

To the Devin Booker haters out there 1:04 am Thu Apr 1 EDTDeleted

A lot of people say he is an empty stats guy. I wont lie I was one of those people but like OP said hes only 22 and carrying the load. What more can he possibly do? 4

THE UTAH JAZZ HAVE CLINCHED A PLAYOFF BERTH 12:58 am Thu Apr 1 EDTDeleted

Conference record is the tiebreaker which we easily have over Sacramento. -1

THE UTAH JAZZ HAVE CLINCHED A PLAYOFF BERTH 12:58 am Thu Apr 1 EDTDeleted

Tiebreaker rules I think 1

The Utah Jazz have NOT clinched a playoff birth 1:23 am Thu Apr 1 EDTDeleted

Lmao I got too excited. 6

Streamable request Thad Young UNBELIEVABLE hustle play 9:16 pm Fri Apr 2 EDTDeleted

Cheers! 1

Serious Q amp A Thread For NBA Fans 50 Years Old9:41 pm Fri Apr 2 EDTDeleted

Nice try we are all 12 years old on /r/nba 1

Who finishes higher in the standings if the Jazz and Portland finish with the same WL Record 8:37 pm Sun Apr 4 EDTDeleted

Or is it division record since we are both Northwest teams? 1

Who finishes higher in the standings if the Jazz and Portland finish with the same WL Record 8:37 pm Sun Apr 4 EDTDeleted

I think it would be The Jazz. That game against the Clippers is our 3rd match up of the season and we won the first two games. We lead the series 2-0 so LA cant win it. 1

So Tim Fraizer played all 53 00 of the Bucks vs Hawks game 12:19 am Mon Apr 5 EDTDeleted

Oh whoops haha. Ill delete this 1

Giannis Antetokounmpo tonight 45 13 6 with 5 blocks to seal the 1 seed in the NBA 10:41 pm Thu Apr 8 EDTDeleted

Ill be a man and admit it. I was completely wrong. The Bucks have totally exceeded my expectations and Im really happy for the team and the fans. Id love to see Giannis win MVP! Well done Milwaukee. 6

The Orlando Magic have set a franchise record with 81 in the first half8:14 pm Fri Apr 9 EDTDeleted

I dont know why you guys arent getting more hype for the improvement this season like Brooklyn and Sacramento were getting. 5

Grayson Allen 3-3 from the 3pt and 7-7 from the field for 17 points in 7 minutes 9:45 pm Fri Apr 9 EDTDeleted

Blake Griffin of all people with 9 threes! I need to be watching 2

Damian Lillard at halftime 2 2 2 on 1 5 shooting from the field in 18 minutes 11:36 pm Fri Apr 9 EDTDeleted

He is 1/5 with 2 points. 2

Damian Lillard at halftime 2 2 2 on 1 5 shooting from the field in 18 minutes 11:36 pm Fri Apr 9 EDTDeleted

Thanks for the reply. Just trying to get a better understanding if this is normal play for him. Really appreciate your response. 1

What highlight tape song combo would you want to see12:24 am Sun Apr 11 EDTDeleted

Joe Ingles dunk highlights to Gangstas Paradise 2

Last Eastern Conference Playoff Spot Scenarios10:00 pm Sun Apr 11 EDTDeleted

Why not? 2

Javale Mcgee has been a BEAST lately11:54 pm Sun Apr 11 EDTDeleted

Gobert played soooo awfully today. McGee dominated 0

Cavaliers are in the finals for the 5th straight year10:11 pm Mon Apr 12 EDTDeleted

this meme is lit XD 5

Magic Johnson got HIV from cheating on his wife relentlessly He had a failed talk show He was horrible as a commentator on ESPN He was absolutely horrendous as team president before quitting in a cowardly fashion Great basketball player not much else7:22 pm Wed Apr 14 EDTDeleted

> great basketball player. Well thats an understatement and a half 10

are the blazers tanking the game away intentioanlly tonight 12:00 am Thu Apr 15 EDTDeleted

Yes. They would rather play Utah than OKC 37

The Western conference race for 2 3 4 is amazing12:40 am Thu Apr 15 EDTDeleted

Im so sad. The Kings were up 26. The Nuggets were up 11 in the fourth. I dont want to play Houston :( 35

The Western conference race for 2 3 4 is amazing12:40 am Thu Apr 15 EDTDeleted

As am I 11

Thank you Minnesota for those 3 minutes of basketball handing the Nuggets that 2nd seed 12:45 am Thu Apr 15 EDTDeleted

and absolutely not thank you Sacramento 9

The Blazers attempt at avoiding OKC has failed12:44 am Thu Apr 15 EDTDeleted

I am gutted 3

My nba playoff bracket prediction9:09 am Thu Apr 15 EDTDeleted

Finally someone that hasnt predicted Houston in 5. 3

My nba playoff bracket prediction9:09 am Thu Apr 15 EDTDeleted

Itll be a real test for us. Even if we dont win I hope we can be really competitive. 2

Why Lebron James is the best7:24 pm Thu Apr 15 EDTDeleted

Where did this idea come from that Jordan played easier teams? - In 1991 the MVP was Michael Jordan, he beat the runner up for the MVP Magic Johnson in the NBA Finals. He defeated a 58 win Lakers team. - In 1992 the MVP was Michael Jordan, he beat 1

Where do you think these young players rank 10:11 pm Thu Apr 15 EDTDeleted

Tier 1: Giannis, Embiid, Jokic, KAT. Tier 2: Simmons, Mitchell, Booker, Doncic. Tier 3: Fox, Young, Tatum. Its really hard to rank them but this is my best attempt. 1

Where do you think these young players rank 10:11 pm Thu Apr 15 EDTDeleted

I decided to change it and put Booker in tier 2 but how can you say that none of them are better than him? 1

Are the Sixers better worse or the same with Conley instead of Simmons 2:48 am Fri Apr 16 EDTDeleted

I think they are similar defensively but the 76ers would be better with Conley. It would allow them to mix things up a bit more offensively with Conley capable of providing strong shooting from anywhere on the floor. That said this a hypothetical for 8

Can I get a few answers Serious 6:16 pm Sat Apr 17 EDTDeleted

Also OP, get off my lawn 2

Playoff Lowry in the 1st half 17 minutes 0-4 from the field 0-4 from three Zero 0 points 2 assists 6:15 pm Sat Apr 17 EDTDeleted

Typical, thats just playoff Lowry -4

Is Pascal Siakam a better player than Kyle Lowry as of this season 6:55 pm Sat Apr 17 EDTDeleted

Absolutely, even Raptors fans were saying he probably deserved to be an all star over Lowry. 3

Kyle Lowry has officially turned on playoff mode 7:06 pm Sat Apr 17 EDTDeleted

DeMar Derozan and choking in the playoffs 4

Kyle Lowry has officially turned on playoff mode 7:06 pm Sat Apr 17 EDTDeleted

Go tell me about how he averaged 17ppg in the playoffs last year Raptors fans. Lowry has absolutely no history of choking am I right? 3

SIXERS FANS AND RAPS FAN UNITE LMAO8:39 pm Sat Apr 17 EDTDeleted

bUt meH pLUs mINuS 6

Patrick Beverly and Kevin Durant have both been ejected10:37 pm Sat Apr 17 EDTDeleted

That was fucking hilarious 20

Steph Curry in 3 Quarters 30 points 100 3 TS 13 Rebounds 3 offensive 6 Assists10:29 pm Sat Apr 17 EDTDeleted

League fucked 22

Why everyone calling out the Sixers and Raptors like the series is already done10:47 pm Sat Apr 17 EDTDeleted

No one thinks the series is done but the teams deserve criticism for their poor games. 5

If you were to send an NBA team to Vegas who would it be 12:08 am Sun Apr 18 EDTDeleted

Bro Derrick White just killed Millsap 46

Day 1 of the NBA Playoffs 2019 Key Moments and Storylines 5:09 am Sun Apr 18 EDTDeleted

With the NBA Playoffs starting I thought it would be fun to keep track of the key moments of the day in maybe a daily post. What moments did I miss that you think should be included? 1

Enes Kanter 20 pts 18 REBs tonight for the Trail Blazers6:02 pm Sun Apr 18 EDTDeleted

Literally unplayable in the playoffs.. 19

Harden has 17pts 4reb 7ast 1blk on 7 14 shooting with 0 FTA10:48 pm Sun Apr 18 EDTDeleted

Im blown away man, this is just super impressive to watch. Like in a way I cant even be mad because he is just so much better than us and its cool seeing an all time great do their thing. 16

James Harden started the game 5-6 83 3 for 12 points Since then he has gone 4-17 23 5 for 11 points 11:21 pm Sun Apr 18 EDTDeleted

Hes still winning by 15 tho. He might be missing but his passing has really thrown the Jazz defence around with those lobs to Capella and cuts by Faried. 34

James Harden started the game 5-6 83 3 for 12 points Since then he has gone 4-17 23 5 for 11 points 11:21 pm Sun Apr 18 EDTDeleted

Hes still contributed massively to his teams big lead. Hard to fault him. 25

Donovan Mitchell tonight 19pts on 7 18 shooting 0 assists 5 turnovers12:04 am Mon Apr 19 EDTDeleted

Probably because hes a second year guard thats leading a 50 win team in scoring. He definitely has short comings but you can over look them often because of the fact that he is so far ahead of where he should be at this stage of his career. Today de 13

Why won t Ben Simmons just spend the offseason working on his jumper Is he really just that bad of a shooter 8:55 pm Mon Apr 19 EDTDeleted

Sidenote, do you think in an open market Ben Simmons gets a max contract right now? I think he would despite his shortcomings in shooting so maybe thats why doesnt feel he needs it. Hes already a top 25 player in the league without one. 0

Why are positive Ben Simmons posts being deleted 9:42 pm Mon Apr 19 EDTDeleted

The actual reason is that mods dont like mid game stat posts. People used to always spam when someone had a good first quarter and all that so its just easier to make a clear cut rule. 24

Why are positive Ben Simmons posts being deleted 9:42 pm Mon Apr 19 EDTDeleted

Mods made a rule a while ago about not posting stats until the end of the game. They do it for everyone. 7

Patrick Beverly is fucking awesome1:03 am Tue Apr 20 EDTDeleted

He also plays dirty and injures players with his reckless play. 19

Where would u have Pat Beverly in DPOY ranking this year 7:44 pm Tue Apr 20 EDTDeleted

Gobert, Giannis, Turner, George and Embiid are all top 5 in my opinion. This season I dont think he would really get many votes for DPOY. In terms of making an all-nba team, at the point guard position, I think Bledsoe and Holiday deserve it more tha 6

The Orlando Magic just did the Kyle Lowry challenge8:26 pm Tue Apr 20 EDTDeleted

Soooo funny... how did you come up with this? 8

Kyle Lowry is proving his haters wrong today8:50 pm Tue Apr 20 EDTDeleted

His intensity has been really good so far defensively had an early steal on Isaac and forced a jump ball. Hes definitely looking for redemption. 1

Kyle Lowry at halftime 15 points 4 assists 5-8 from the field9:14 pm Tue Apr 20 EDTDeleted

The defence as well tho. Hes been forcing jump balls, getting steals against renters, just overall playing a much better game and hes being aggressive. 20

Which center is better 9:22 pm Tue Apr 20 EDTDeleted

It really depends on what your team needs and who the support cast is. They all player the center position but they all have different styles of play. 4

why was r nba forced to believe that denver is the second or third best team in the league 10:09 pm Tue Apr 20 EDTDeleted

Nobody believed that 8

What is considered the greater upset the 67 win 2007 Mavericks getting beat by the Warriors or the record 62 win Tampa Bay Lightning getting swept by Columbus 10:10 pm Tue Apr 20 EDTDeleted

Easily Tampa. That was the equivalent of the 73 win Warriors getting swept in the first round. Its pretty much the greatest playoff series choke in professional sports history. 38

What is considered the greater upset the 67 win 2007 Mavericks getting beat by the Warriors or the record 62 win Tampa Bay Lightning getting swept by Columbus 10:10 pm Tue Apr 20 EDTDeleted

Its a big deal because Tampa had the greatest regular season ever and were swept. Its not like they were just an *average* 1 seed that lost in seven games. 4

Somewhat lost within the hype of the playoffs On Saturday night Jokic secured his 29th triple-double passing Micheal Jefferey Jordan in all-time triple-doubles 11:00 pm Tue Apr 20 EDTDeleted

Bro he also found a way to misspell Michael 4

Jamal Murray through 3 quarters 3 1 2 on 0 made FG Jamal Murray in the 4th quarter 21 1 2 on 8 9 shooting including 2 3 from 311:28 pm Tue Apr 20 EDTDeleted

Isnt this the Daniel House copypasta from yesterday? 2

Who has more All Star potential Duncan Robinson or Edmond Summer 11:26 pm Tue Apr 20 EDTDeleted

Jamal Murray 9

What the fuck is wrong with Russell Westbrook 12:12 am Wed Apr 21 EDTDeleted

Logo Lillard 15

is houston or golden state going to be the better wcf matchup for okc 12:14 am Wed Apr 21 EDTDeleted

They arent making it to the WCF 25

Has Russell Westbrook been one of the least efficient stars this season 12:32 am Wed Apr 21 EDTDeleted

He has absolutely been **the** least efficient star this season He is one of the least efficient stars in HISTORY 72

The Celtics and pacers have made 10 of the first 11 field goals to open up game 27:15 pm Wed Apr 21 EDTDeleted

Completely opposite to game 1 2

Playoff refs7:26 pm Wed Apr 21 EDTDeleted

They only did it because there was contract to the head potentially making it a flagrant 3

Playoff Kyrie is better than playoff Steph yes or no 9:05 pm Wed Apr 21 EDTDeleted

lol 13

Playoff Kyrie is better than playoff Steph yes or no 9:05 pm Wed Apr 21 EDTDeleted

I dont. Steph is 8th all time in playoff points per game averaging 26 per game on shooting splits of 45/41/89. He averages more playoff points per game than Kobe, Hakeem and Dirk too 20

Respect Luke Kennard9:23 pm Wed Apr 21 EDTDeleted

Ok respect, now what? 11

You ever marvel at Harden s footwork and ball handling 9:54 pm Wed Apr 21 EDTDeleted

Were so fucking not amazing 1

So did people really think that the Jazz had a chance against the Rockets 10:14 pm Wed Apr 21 EDTDeleted

I thought wed at least be competitive 9

Shaquille ONeal says Joe Ingles is not a shooter10:56 pm Wed Apr 21 EDTDeleted

Id actually say that this season shooting is only Ingles third best trait. His playmaking and defence have been better. Hes been awful today but overall for the whole season thats how it stands. 10

Arguing someone who think Westbrook is better than Nash8:16 pm Thu Apr 22 EDTDeleted

I mean you can make an argument for both of them but I value efficiency a lot more than raw numbers 4

Arguing someone who think Westbrook is better than Nash8:16 pm Thu Apr 22 EDTDeleted

There are lots of reasons to say that Nash is better than Russ but your argument is way out of line. Nash was an awful defender 4

James Harden or Giannis for MVP - How will it be decided 8:46 pm Thu Apr 22 EDTDeleted

> there still doesnt seem to be a consensus answer as to who should win Ive seen a vast majority of voters say Giannis. He lead his team to the best record in the league and while also having a great offensive season he played at a DPOY level def 13

fan whistle9:00 pm Thu Apr 22 EDTDeleted

God we have some stupid ass fans 2

Is Ben Simmons better than Russell Westbrook 10:30 pm Thu Apr 22 EDTDeleted

Nope, not yet at least 17

Ben Missing amp Average Simmons finishes Game 3 against the Nets with 31 points 9 assists 4 rebounds 9 11 FT 84 6 FG 10:43 pm Thu Apr 22 EDTDeleted

Watch the mods remove this 3

Pascal Siakam currently has career high in playoff points against Orlando with 26 points and 11 rebounds8:54 pm Fri Apr 23 EDTDeleted

I wish they gave out an award for that, hed have my vote 4

Looking for a highlight from a few months back8:55 pm Fri Apr 23 EDTDeleted

[Here you go!](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UqjGrkdIyJ4) 2

If the Raptors win a ring this year with Kawhi as Finals MVP do they retire his number 9:02 pm Fri Apr 23 EDTDeleted

lmao probably, even if he leaves a championship is a huge achievement 12

Pascal Siakam is averaging 25 10 3 on 55 shooting in the playoffs9:36 pm Fri Apr 23 EDTDeleted

Most improved by far, Ive loved what DAngelo Russell has been able to do but Siakam is more deserving. 3

Kobe Bryant vs Steph curry all time ranking9:37 pm Fri Apr 23 EDTDeleted

Delete this 9

Ray Allen who played Jesus Shuttlesworth has only played two games on Easter Day The day Jesus Christ was resurrected 10:24 pm Fri Apr 23 EDTDeleted

[Never forget this moment by Ray](https://twitter.com/angrymantv/status/654745279262945280?lang=en) 6

After eight seasons Kawhi Leonard has more career steals 829 than personal fouls 793 and turnovers 679 10:52 pm Fri Apr 23 EDTDeleted

I feel like this gets posted every month lol 4

Based on current and former playoff success would you rather have Damian Lillard or Paul George 11:34 pm Fri Apr 23 EDTDeleted

Imagine a Dame and Mitchell backcourt omg 8

Based on current and former playoff success would you rather have Damian Lillard or Paul George 11:34 pm Fri Apr 23 EDTDeleted

This is something I cling to ahha https://imgur.com/9eCXDN6 0

Better peak Tim Duncan or Steph Curry 7:22 am Sat Apr 24 EDTDeleted

I reckon you could make an argument that Duncans 03 playoffs run was more impressive than any players in NBA history. 13

Nets Will Lose This Game5:21 pm Sat Apr 24 EDTDeleted

I feel so bad for Joe Harris, lead the league in 3pt % and now in the playoffs hes 3/16 from deep 5

That was clearly a foul on Jarrett Allen right 5:35 pm Sat Apr 24 EDTDeleted

I wish it was, Nets battled hard 3

Playoff Harden is back11:37 pm Sat Apr 24 EDTDeleted

I’m so heated right now. How the hell is that not a foul on Harden on the Mitchell drive? -2

Playoff Harden is back11:37 pm Sat Apr 24 EDTDeleted

Better 8

OC Is Utahs lack of night life affecting James Hardens game 12:17 am Sun Apr 25 EDTDeleted

Holy shit I think you might be on to something 11

Donovan Mitchell channeling his inner James Harden tonight12:12 am Sun Apr 25 EDTDeleted

Weve been getting some lucky whistles since Quin got a tech. Is this what it feels like to be a Rockets fan? 16

Neutral fan opinion on refs in Rockets-Jazz game12:39 am Sun Apr 25 EDTDeleted

I agree 5

James Harden has broken the record for most field goal attempts without a make in the playoffs at 0-15 12:51 am Sun Apr 25 EDTDeleted

and Rockets are winning 8

Has Donovan Mitchell reached his peak 1:25 am Sun Apr 25 EDTDeleted

Can we not do this :( 1

The current Utah Jazz are built similarly to the 01 Sixers2:00 am Sun Apr 25 EDTDeleted

I think thats actually a fair comparison in terms of the build. We arent as good as the team for sure but it is a similar archetype. 2

The current Utah Jazz are built similarly to the 01 Sixers2:00 am Sun Apr 25 EDTDeleted

Nah we are definitely not the Grit and Grind Grizz. Very weak comparison just because of our defence. 1

The Boston Celtics are the first team to advance to the 2nd round in the 2019 Playoffs3:32 pm Sun Apr 25 EDTDeleted

You really couldnt wait for the game to end first? 8

Curry finishes with a 12 10 7 on an abysmal 3-14 shooting 1-9 from deep three turnovers in 34 minutes of play 6:09 pm Sun Apr 25 EDTDeleted

Its a fake account to make warriors fans look bad. 49

Westbrook attempted 9 midrange jumpers in 1st half 10:47 pm Sun Apr 25 EDTDeleted

Its far from over 14

Are Luka and Dirk the classiest players in the NBA 10:46 pm Mon Apr 26 EDTDeleted

You know what youre doing 32

Are Luka and Dirk the classiest players in the NBA 10:46 pm Mon Apr 26 EDTDeleted

I think Larry Bird, Jerry West and Steven Nash were classier 10

Video Request Consecutive made threes between Utah and Houston10:59 pm Mon Apr 26 EDTDeleted

Ricky even banked one in lmao 6

clip request Donovan Mitchell stands behind James Harden to prevent him from shooting a stepback11:33 pm Mon Apr 26 EDTDeleted

Didnt really work. Rubios been defending it a lot better. 4

I hate chuckers 12:48 am Tue Apr 27 EDTDeleted

He’s heating up all of a sudden this quarter tho! 26

If the Thunder offered to give you Westbrook for free on his current contract would you take it I wouldn t 2:34 am Tue Apr 27 EDTDeleted

Beggars cant be choosers. I dont know how many free agents would sign with Utah (not many would) so while I dont really like Westbrooks playstyle I would definitely accept a top 15 player. 6

the refs in OKC-Blazers game11:14 pm Tue Apr 27 EDTDeleted

Dame got tripped by Schroder and they gave OKC the ball ffs 30

the refs in OKC-Blazers game11:14 pm Tue Apr 27 EDTDeleted

They just want to extend the series but Lillard isnt letting them. 2

Westbrook missed more shots than the rest of the Thunder combined1:33 am Wed Apr 28 EDTDeleted

Holy shit, that really puts it into perspective 7

The Franchise GOAT For Every NBA Team In My Opinion 1:57 am Wed Apr 28 EDTDeleted

What do you personally disagree with? 0

The Franchise GOAT For Every NBA Team In My Opinion 1:57 am Wed Apr 28 EDTDeleted

Is there anyone you would disagree with? 3

The Franchise GOAT For Every NBA Team In My Opinion 1:57 am Wed Apr 28 EDTDeleted

Thanks dude! 1

What is going to be the post that beats Dames series winner 7:58 pm Wed Apr 28 EDTDeleted

I hope when he hits his first career three its in a similar way to the one Livingston hit against Phoenix 1

We Slandered Westbrook because of his inefficient shooting but is James Harden really that much better of a shooter 8:54 pm Wed Apr 28 EDTDeleted

Harden has been the number one option on a team thats made the conference final multiple times. 22

Donovan Mitchell at the half 2 11 FG 0-4 from 3 and a team-worst and game-worst plus minus of -99:14 pm Wed Apr 28 EDTDeleted

Jeez -1

Russell Westbrook bad9:51 pm Wed Apr 28 EDTDeleted

/r/nbacirclejerk -1

How was Damian Lillard able to score efficiently vs a top 5 defense in the thunder but harden cant score efficiently vs a top 5 defense in the jazz 10:04 pm Wed Apr 28 EDTDeleted

We made our whole game plan around defending him 13

Video request Capela bullying Gobert for the dunk9:32 pm Wed Apr 28 EDTDeleted

Yeah that was a super impressive play by Clint 12

The Houston Broadcast team is doing a horrific job with this game Bashing the refs not giving credit to the Jazz and complaining after ever possession 10:15 pm Wed Apr 28 EDTDeleted

Theyre a local broadcast. Its too be expected 28

James Harden First RD 27 8 PPG 37 4 23 FGA 86 5 FT 7 4 FTA 35 3PT 12 3PA 6 8 Reb 1 4 BLK 2 2 ST and 5 6 TOs10:34 pm Wed Apr 28 EDTDeleted

And a series win in 5 games because he still makes big plays like his steal on Gobert. 16

If you could meet any player who averaged 5PPG or less in the 2018-19 season who would it be 9:07 pm Thu Apr 29 EDTDeleted

Andrew Bogut, Aussie basketball legend 3

How can Durant wake up knowing he ruined the NBA10:53 pm Fri Apr 30 EDTDeleted

Cry more 16

Draymond Green has nine rebounds in the first ten minutes of game 6 The Warriors leading rebounder in game 5 had seven rebounds 10:36 pm Fri Apr 30 EDTDeleted

Yeah they are. He has 4 offensive rebounds so far. 3

Watching a team with 4 All-Stars celebrate like they won the finals while barely beating the 8th seed is borderline pathetic10:48 pm Fri Apr 30 EDTDeleted

Flair up loser 19

Do you consider any of Kevin Durant rings with the Golden State as valid11:05 pm Fri Apr 30 EDTDeleted

Exactly, he wasnt just a passenger who took a back seat. He was the best player in both those finals. 7

Are the Warriors a title contender without Curry 10:52 pm Fri Apr 30 EDTDeleted

Yes. They still have a top 5 player in the league, another all star and a defensive monster. 2

Is Lou Will a HOFer 9:37 pm Sat May 1 EDTDeleted

He has career averages of 14/2/3 on 55% TS. Thats extremely average, he doesnt have a lot of playoff success either so I dont understand how he could even be in the conversation for potentially being a hall of famer. 8

Spurs officially lost the Kawhi Derozan trade11:10 pm Sat May 1 EDTDeleted

Kawhi wanted out and they got an all star in return. They did fine in the trade given the situation. 24

DeFrozen is coming 11:12 pm Sat May 1 EDTDeleted

He had a nice dunk at least... 7

Would DeRozan go down as the NBAs biggest playoff choker 11:50 pm Sat May 1 EDTDeleted

Tracy McGrady has him beat tho. At least DeMar was able to get out of the first round. 2

The Nuggest Announcers Are So Biased12:31 am Sun May 2 EDTDeleted

What do you expect? Its a home game 7 ffs 15

Why Didnt the Spurs Foul At The End 12:36 am Sun May 2 EDTDeleted

LaMarcus Aldridge is a fucking dumb ass 60

Who would you say is the least skilled nba great ever 4:11 am Mon May 3 EDTDeleted

Westbrook not skilled??? You are insane dude. 4

Who would you say is the least skilled nba great ever 4:11 am Mon May 3 EDTDeleted

Theyre both really bad calls. This thread is a joke. 0

Who would you say is the least skilled nba great ever 4:11 am Mon May 3 EDTDeleted

I hate questions like this. -3

Who would you say is the least skilled nba great ever 4:11 am Mon May 3 EDTDeleted

These all time greats would have all worked extremely hard to be the best they could be. In doing so they were better at a particular skill than 99.9999999% of the people in the world. For that reason it seems kind of disrespectful 3

Morey Trying to End the NBA7:16 pm Mon May 3 EDTDeleted

Houston are lame af for that. The 18.6 points that they claim they missed out on is a complete joke as well. 1

Who are the most selfless Selfish superstar players in the NBA right now 10:45 pm Tue May 4 EDTDeleted

Is not a top 15 player 5

OC The Laws of physics and the PURPOSE of a STEP BACK jumper prove that Harden shoots unnaturally and is looking to draw fouls11:32 pm Tue May 4 EDTDeleted

Not the best time to post this. 14

Rockets are getting mauled The no-calls are glaring11:34 pm Tue May 4 EDTDeleted

Ok 10

I tried to tell people before this series started that just because the Rockets went up 3-2 last year in the WCF finals and took the Warriors to 7 that the outcome for Houston12:52 am Wed May 5 EDTDeleted

Let me over-react and tell people not to over-react 3

Is Dallas willing to give Kristaps the max Or is it likely hell sign with a other team 8:58 pm Thu May 6 EDTDeleted

You dont give a max to a guy coming straight of an ACL injury. At least wait till he plays. 1

STREAMABLE REQUEST Ben Simmons being a dirty piece of shit and elbowing Lowry in the nuts9:00 pm Thu May 6 EDTDeleted

I dont care where he is from. He made a dirty intentional play behind the play, and thats pretty Un-Australian. -2

Let s get this deleted quick but the sixers the fakest tough team of all time9:58 pm Thu May 6 EDTDeleted

Nah, thats the Wizards in 2016-2017 9

Incredible box out by the ref10:15 pm Thu May 6 EDTDeleted

haha I noticed that too 12

Draymond did it on purpose8:23 pm Fri May 7 EDTDeleted

Shut up 10

Harden lane violations10:46 pm Sat May 8 EDTDeleted

Bro what on earth was Curry doing? He didn’t contest and just walked away from Rivers on that three point attempt. 3

What is worse JR forgetting the clock or Curry missing the dunk 9:25 am Sun May 9 EDTDeleted

Theres no debate its JRs blunder. ----- The Warriors most likely dont win even if Curry makes the dunk. The Warriors also still have a 2-1 lead in a second round match up and are in control of the series. The Cavaliers could have won g 26

Which nba player had the most overrated prime 4:37 pm Sun May 9 EDTDeleted

Derrick Rose, some people think two/three all-nba calibre seasons is hall of fame worthy. -8

Is Embiid a flopper 4:51 pm Sun May 9 EDTDeleted

Do you need to ask that? Lowry is also a flopper, some players are just like that. 20

Redick committed a loose ball foul on Lowry regardless of who hit his face 5:07 pm Sun May 9 EDTDeleted

>Why the blind hate ? Because Lowry has a history of flopping 4

When you hear the name Kevin which NBA player immediately comes to your mind 5:08 pm Sun May 9 EDTDeleted

bruh 6

Why is Vanvleet so fat5:23 pm Sun May 9 EDTDeleted

Oh boy 4

Kyle Lowry - playing like an All-Star - 12 4 65:22 pm Sun May 9 EDTDeleted

Why does Vanvleet still get minutes? 2

Ben Simmons in the 4th quarter 0 1 FG 1 rebound in 10 minutes6:11 pm Sun May 9 EDTDeleted

Jimmy was the only guy who showed up 20

Ben Simmons in the 4th quarter 0 1 FG 1 rebound in 10 minutes6:11 pm Sun May 9 EDTDeleted

Comparing a sophomore to a 5x all star. People expect more from Lowry. Simmons is still a young player that has lead his team this far this season. 0

In 35 minutes in game 4 Joel Embiid had a game high - of 17 Greg Monroe however was -18 in 11 minutes 6:20 pm Sun May 9 EDTDeleted

Yeah its not what I expect from him but he was contributing in other ways. I feel like Harris going 2/13 from three and 7/23 overall is what lost you the game. He missed some really open threes as well. 7

You have to choose an NBA player to shoot 100 free throws in a row and he has to make 85 or you die who do you choose8:28 pm Sun May 9 EDTDeleted

Ben Wallace 6

The Celtics are never going to win a title with Kyrie Irving He s like Allen Iverson 2 09:33 pm Mon May 10 EDTDeleted

Dont disrespect AI like that 13

Im thinking of starting a thread 8:23 pm Tue May 11 EDTDeleted

I got my post removed for posting something along those lines. https://www.reddit.com/r/nba/comments/blkkda/kyrie_im_an_actual_genius_irving_finishes_game_4/ 2

Serious Who are your team willing to give for Ben Simmons 9:05 pm Tue May 11 EDTDeleted

Dante Exum, got to maintain the Aussie quota 12

Doris Burke is the shit8:31 pm Thu May 13 EDTDeleted

STOP ALWAYS POSTING THIS 15

Do tap ins count as both a rebound and points 8:40 pm Thu May 13 EDTDeleted

Yep, an offensive rebound, field goal attempt and a field goal make. 6

NBC Sports NW When referring to Jusuf Nurkic who was as Denver radio Scott Hastings describes playing tough guy over on the Blazer bench Hastins said kick him in the shin 7:31 pm Fri May 14 EDTDeleted

Didnt Denver also try to injure Steph Curry in the 2013 playoffs? 7

Now that GS have lost Boogie and KD what s your perception of them 9:11 pm Fri May 14 EDTDeleted

Theyre vulnerable but they still have 3 all stars including a 2x MVP 8

Whats going on with Steph 10:02 pm Fri May 14 EDTDeleted

Hes missed some really easy shots too and hasnt been making the right passes. Its strange 3

Discussion Mark Jackson just said Klay is on the way to an incredible hall of fame career 10:49 pm Fri May 14 EDTDeleted

Was he wrong? A 5x all star with 3 championships and one of the greatest 3 point shooters in history is an absolute hall of fame lock. 63

was iguodala shooting like this all season 11:04 pm Fri May 14 EDTDeleted

Not at all lol, he only shot 33.3% from three during the regular season. EDIT: He is 20/47 from three these playoffs at 43% 24

was iguodala shooting like this all season 11:04 pm Fri May 14 EDTDeleted

Ugh dont remind me. Joe had an absolutely awful playoffs :( 3

Is it time to stop giving Curry excuses 10:52 pm Fri May 14 EDTDeleted

Yeah im sick of it. Was expecting a massive game from him but hes disappeared. 50

Refs gonna make sure Rockets and Warriors is a 7 game series 10:52 pm Fri May 14 EDTDeleted

Apart from the horrendous Capela box against Draymond theyve all been the right call imo 10

Serious Philadelphia 76ers v Toronto Raptors Game 7 Who Ya Got Thread Pick the winner final score and game MVP 9:14 am Sun May 16 EDTDeleted

Toronto win 104-93. Kawhis game MVP with 37 points. 6

Westbrook is now the second best point guard in the league after seeing this series6:43 pm Sun May 16 EDTDeleted

If Westbrook was playing this game he would have demanded the ball instead of letting CJ take the last shot, regardless of the dominance CJ showed in this game. He did it with PG, and in the past he did it with Durant. 9

Klay Thompson or C J Mccollum 7:24 pm Sun May 16 EDTDeleted

CJ if you need a first option, Klay if you need a second option 2

Serious Do you lose respect for someone based on which team they root for 7:51 pm Sun May 16 EDTDeleted

No because im not a bitch 15

Regardless of who you rooted for the Denver Nuggets vs the Portland Trailblazers has been a series for the ages8:30 pm Sun May 16 EDTDeleted

It was pretty good, feel like it might get forgotten because they werent big name teams but I enjoyed it. 4

Why do players join the NBA Draft instead of joining the league as a Free Agent 8:52 pm Sun May 16 EDTDeleted

Rules dont allow it 21

Kawhi is like Michael Jordan 9:08 pm Sun May 16 EDTDeleted

Michael Jordan is like Kawhi 5

PdxTimmy - ESPN reported that Portlands 17-point comeback is the largest in a Game 7 in 20 years Yes even larger than that game we wont discuss 10:43 pm Sun May 16 EDTDeleted

Against the team with the best home record in the NBA as well 3

Oh no Dame what is you doing10:41 pm Tue May 18 EDTDeleted

Shut your dumb mouth 25

Is Mike Conley up for trade If he is who is a potential trade partner 11:16 pm Tue May 18 EDTDeleted

I still cant believe we didnt trade Exum while we had the chance ffs 8

The Phoenix Suns have had a lottery pick in 9 of the last 10 years11:27 pm Tue May 18 EDTDeleted

Theyve had pick 4, pick 4 and pick 1 too before this year. They just decided to draft guys like Jackson and Bender 22

Do you think Kyrie Irving is a Superstar Why or Why not 10:49 pm Tue May 18 EDTDeleted

He has never polled an MVP vote. Ty Lawson, David Lee and Goran Dragic have more career MVP votes. He is not a superstar, the only superstars in the league (in no order) are Lebron, Harden, Durant, Giannis, Curry and Kawhi. 26

The Utah Jazz should consider trading the Jazz name to New Orleans for the number one pick 11:41 pm Tue May 18 EDTDeleted

Im with you there, wouldnt the Utah Zions sound so much better? 4

The Utah Jazz should consider trading the Jazz name to New Orleans for the number one pick 11:41 pm Tue May 18 EDTDeleted

Even if its a one year rental can you imagine Donovan Mitchell and then a front court of Davis and Gobert? Opposition teams wouldnt score 90 ppg. 1

The Utah Jazz should consider trading the Jazz name to New Orleans for the number one pick 11:41 pm Tue May 18 EDTDeleted

I do wish 5

The Utah Jazz should consider trading the Jazz name to New Orleans for the number one pick 11:41 pm Tue May 18 EDTDeleted

Exactly, perfect opportunity to sell a couple jerseys and rebrand. 1

The Utah Jazz should consider trading the Jazz name to New Orleans for the number one pick 11:41 pm Tue May 18 EDTDeleted

Great idea isnt it? 1

The Utah Jazz should consider trading the Jazz name to New Orleans for the number one pick 11:41 pm Tue May 18 EDTDeleted

You can have him 2

Which Team Got Screwed Over the Most In the Draft Lottery 11:45 pm Tue May 18 EDTDeleted

Suns, imagine winning 19 games and picking outside the top 5. That said theyve been in the lotto in 9 of the past 10 years, really its their own fault that they havent built a competent team by now. They shouldnt be in a position for this to happen t 24

Could Zion forego draft but enter nba 7:48 pm Wed May 19 EDTDeleted

You guys all suck, let the pelicans enjoy this. 14

If Rodney Hood became such an elite defender that whoever he was guarding was guaranteed to not even touch the ball the entire time he was on them would he be the best player in the NBA 10:51 pm Thu May 20 EDTDeleted

No 2

Discussion Dame choked11:37 pm Thu May 20 EDTDeleted

Tried too hard to draw the shooting foul instead of just shooting naturally in the fourth quarter. 27

Did you know that Seth and Steph Curry are brothers the only ones to ever face off in the Conference Finals 11:39 pm Thu May 20 EDTDeleted

Thats cool, if only we could see what their parents reactions were like. 22

Damian Lillard is a damn fraud11:27 pm Sat May 22 EDTDeleted

He isnt but someone just posted he has more turnovers than field goals this series which is insane! 10

Fred Van Vleet s confidence10:05 pm Sun May 23 EDTDeleted

Lmao that deep three attempt 1

IAmA Milwaukee Bucks fan and I cannot hold an L7:04 pm Mon May 24 EDTDeleted

Ok 3

Curry is averaging 36 7 6 on 67 ts and the media is still trying to give everyone credit but him8:43 pm Mon May 24 EDTDeleted

No they arent 26

Derick Rose has a higher chance of making it to the HOF than Mike Conley jr 10:14 pm Mon May 24 EDTDeleted

Thats because an MVP wasnt the reason they made it. It was just another part of an already Insane career. 5

I feel bad for those who hate the Warriors11:42 pm Mon May 24 EDTDeleted

People can have their own opinions 28

sorry but this is just sad by the blazers11:17 pm Mon May 24 EDTDeleted

Then they should have won game 7 10

List of elite backcourt player bodies caught by Stephen Curry in the playoffs 12:45 am Tue May 25 EDTDeleted

Im a big Steph fan but Kyrie was injured in 2015 and then outplayed Steph comprehensively in 2016. 2

Why do Bucks go under every screen 9:00 pm Tue May 25 EDTDeleted

Didnt you hear op? Bud is horrendous defensively 12

Why do Bucks go under every screen 9:00 pm Tue May 25 EDTDeleted

Raps arent really good at threes 7

Kawhi sells a lot of contact9:18 pm Tue May 25 EDTDeleted

He gets fouled a lot 43

Eric Bledsoe or Terry Rozier amp what makes Scary Terry better 9:26 pm Tue May 25 EDTDeleted

Nothing 6

Milwaukee s offense is honestly atrocious10:00 pm Tue May 25 EDTDeleted

Ignore him. He said the Bucks were horrendous defensively earlier today. 6

Credit where credit is due Little Freddy V hasnt missed a three tonight10:12 pm Tue May 25 EDTDeleted

Powell tho, playoff Norm is stepping up. 30

Would you rather be able to dunk or have Kristen Ledlow sit on your face 10:43 pm Tue May 25 EDTDeleted

This fucking subreddit 22

Is a fan allowed to come on during play and interact with the manager10:36 pm Tue May 25 EDTDeleted

Yep, global ambassador or something 10

Replace Danny green with Middleton how much better are the raptors 10:45 pm Tue May 25 EDTDeleted

Championship or at least take the Warriors to 7 1

Replace Danny green with Middleton how much better are the raptors 10:45 pm Tue May 25 EDTDeleted

True, Ill edit 1

Just realized the Raptors guard s name is VanVleet and not VanFleet 10:16 pm Thu May 27 EDTDeleted

Thanks op, very cool 16

OC How often do teams win a road game 7 given they lost a close out game 6 on their home court 2:22 am Fri May 28 EDTDeleted

Yeah I might repost it a little later actually. Glad you liked the post. 2

OC How often do teams win a road game 7 given they lost a close out game 6 on their home court 2:22 am Fri May 28 EDTDeleted

Thanks for that, Ive always been interested in how those series go. 1

Paul George over Kevin Durant for all nba 1s team 2:25 am Fri May 28 EDTDeleted

I dont understand how OKC, a team with two top 15 players, finished as the 6th seed and only won one playoff game. 9

Giannis stiff arms defenders whenever he drives why do the refs never call it10:29 pm Sat May 29 EDTDeleted

He also lead the league in travels and offensive fouls. So he does get the calls but it feels like it should happen more often. 26

OC The nicest game since 19967:38 am Mon May 31 EDTDeleted

Nice -1

Which NBA players voted for Trump 5:44 am Sun Jun 6 EDTDeleted

Gordon Hayward and his wife literally donated money to Trumps campaign. [Source](https://www.opensecrets.org/donor-lookup/results?name=Robyn+Hayward), Im definitely going to shame someone who supports Trump. 6

If Raptors win this game then the series is over8:57 pm Sun Jun 6 EDTDeleted

KD is still to come back 7

Mock Off Season9:00 pm Sun Jun 6 EDTDeleted

Theyre doing it on /r/nbaseasonsimulator. Its too late for people to join but you can watch it with interest and see what trades and free agency decisions are made. 0

Refs trying their best to keep the warriors close9:01 pm Sun Jun 6 EDTDeleted

5-0 the foul count so far in the second term, 6 minutes into the second quarter. 27

Is the NBA too soft or do you think it s fine as it is9:10 pm Sun Jun 6 EDTDeleted

In terms of the audience, way too soft because all the fans want to complain about Drake 1

Did the media conveniently forget Drakes predatory behavior or are they just choosing to ignore it 9:17 pm Sun Jun 6 EDTDeleted

This is an NBA subreddit 7

Why is the rip through the defenders arms still called 8:46 pm Sun Jun 6 EDTDeleted

Because its a foul, the defender shouldnt be reaching in. 37

Why are people rooting against this year s Warriors 10:37 pm Sun Jun 6 EDTDeleted

Theyve won 3 of the last 4 championships 0

Why does Toronto talk about a King in the North 10:44 pm Sun Jun 6 EDTDeleted

yes 2

Was that Warriors lineup without Steph the worst weve seen in a finals this decade 9:52 pm Wed Jun 9 EDTDeleted

Nope, 2015 Cavs with Lebron benched were just awful. 8

Paul Pierce wheelchair game9:34 pm Wed Jun 9 EDTDeleted

Celtics fans are so in denial too 10

Clip Request Serge Ibakas goal tend on Cousins9:59 pm Wed Jun 9 EDTDeleted

And then Draymond got away with a blocking foul. These refs have been awful for both teams. 4

Clip Request Serge Ibakas goal tend on Cousins9:59 pm Wed Jun 9 EDTDeleted

Yeah that was obvious af 7

Curry is flopping all over the place 10:21 pm Wed Jun 9 EDTDeleted

> He flops a lot to protect himself. Can you imagine people saying this bs about Harden? 7

Curry is flopping all over the place 10:21 pm Wed Jun 9 EDTDeleted

That foul they called at half court when Curry bumped into Lowry and acted like he was shooting was so dumb smh -1

Curry is flopping all over the place 10:21 pm Wed Jun 9 EDTDeleted

Yep, and I dont like when they do that either. 1

Dellavedova Lebrons best teammate in the 2015 finals scored 1 point in game 6 of that finals3:15 am Fri Jun 11 EDTDeleted

Ive never seen people fault him for 2015. A lot of the criticism about his 3-6 record in the finals is losses to the Mavs in 2011 and the Spurs in 2014. In 2014 his stats were significantly padded when the margin was out of reach and Kawhi definitely 4

Klay should have made third team all-NBA9:56 pm Fri Jun 11 EDTDeleted

Nope, literally nobody was saying that before the teams were announced 8

Now that it s over where do you rank this Warriors dynasty all-time 11:15 pm Fri Jun 11 EDTDeleted

Get lost 6

Lebron James would be a 4x champ11:13 pm Fri Jun 11 EDTDeleted

They wouldnt make it past the second round 14

Hot start for the Dubs9:22 pm Mon Jun 14 EDTDeleted

Thanks captain obvious 3

Why doesn t Kawhi get more hate for drawing fouls like Harden 9:37 pm Mon Jun 14 EDTDeleted

Not even remotely similar, Kawhi draws contact in the paint while taking heavily contested shots on drives. Harden falls over on jump shots. 21

Oh no KD is down poor warriors have to sub in a 4 time all star now9:57 pm Mon Jun 14 EDTDeleted

Shut up 0

How is Steph playing so far 10:07 pm Mon Jun 14 EDTDeleted

Hes been good 4

Has there ever been a more injury plagued finals campaign 10:57 pm Mon Jun 14 EDTDeleted

Have you only been watching basketball for 3 years? The worst was 2015 when the Cavs second best player was Delly 13

Kevin Durant has never been the best player in the world5:11 am Tue Jun 15 EDTDeleted

Ok 3

2 Warriors fans jumped in the parking lot by 3 men in Raptors jerseys 1 taken to the hospital for further evaluation 9:11 pm Thu Jun 17 EDTDeleted

Here we go again 2

Klay might have torn his ACL10:53 pm Thu Jun 17 EDTDeleted

Thanks reddit doctor 4

4 inconvenient truths revealed regarding Curry7:28 pm Fri Jun 18 EDTDeleted

He won 2015 MVP and 67 games as the lead star 26

Are the Lakers about to get super spooky 1:25 am Mon Jun 21 EDTDeleted

Thats pretty reasonable, the Lakers only have six players contracted for next season so we still have to see how they fill out their roster. -1

Which of the six Chicago Bulls championship runs was Jordan most dominant in from an individual standpoint 7:31 pm Wed Jun 23 EDTDeleted

He averaged 41ppg in the finals against the Suns and then just retired lol 1

Reminder We still dont know who MVP is11:14 am Sun Jun 27 EDTDeleted

Reminder, this has been posted every day for the last week 11

Serious What is the best trio of players in NBA history that combined for 0 All-star appearances 6:33 am Mon Jun 28 EDTDeleted

Oh sorry for the misunderstanding. I meant that the trio of non all-stars actually played together on the same team. 14

This award show is dumb give me gold 9:38 pm Mon Jun 28 EDTDeleted

DAE think the award show should be before playoffs??? Upvotes to the left please for my brave opinion 46

Fuck Craig Sager he wasn t strong10:24 pm Mon Jun 28 EDTDeleted

Preach 13

Fuck Craig Sager he wasn t strong10:24 pm Mon Jun 28 EDTDeleted

People are hating OP but hes saying the truth. Sager was a pos. 7

Why did the mods remove a post about how Craig Sager removed his family from his will and gave all the money to his wife of two months before dying Even despite his son donating his own bone marrow 10:28 pm Mon Jun 28 EDTDeleted

Sager was a pos. As /u/dionwaiteress said the NBA shouldnt have an award in his name. -1

Do you prefer the Award show before or after the yoffs 10:19 pm Mon Jun 28 EDTDeleted

Stop trying to make yoffs happen, its not going to happen 14

Comparing Steve Nash amp Kobe Bryant 2005 amp 2006 Campaigns 9:49 am Tue Jun 29 EDTDeleted

I actually remember reading an archived article where people said Amare was really the better player than Nash. Ill try and find it but its interesting to see that Nashs MVP season was controversial at the time too. I know its not everything but Amar 2

Comparing Steve Nash amp Kobe Bryant 2005 amp 2006 Campaigns 9:49 am Tue Jun 29 EDTDeleted

For sure, that season after his first MVP really quietened a lot of the doubters. If anyone is still interested this is the link to the article previewing the 2005 MVP. Source: http://www.espn.com/espn/page2/story?page=simmons/050408&num=0 2

Comparing Steve Nash amp Kobe Bryant 2005 amp 2006 Campaigns 9:49 am Tue Jun 29 EDTDeleted

Now look at WL record and the injury issues. In 2005-06 the season Nash won his second MVP and Kobe avearged 35.4 than Kobe Bryant didnt even come top 3 in voting. The other season Dirk won it and Kobe only had 2 first place votes out of a possi 11

Whos the biggest piece of trash as a human being in NBA history 8:24 pm Wed Jun 30 EDTDeleted

What Karl Malone did was unforgivable and disgusting but I feel like a bit of context is needed. He was 19 in a backwards Louisiana country town with a population of only about 300 people. Everyone knew each other in that town and Malone was pretty m 35

Whos the biggest piece of trash as a human being in NBA history 8:24 pm Wed Jun 30 EDTDeleted

Completely and utterly agree. 6

Making a definitive list of potential ring chasers9:51 am Fri Jul 2 EDTDeleted

Vince has recently played with the Kings and Hawks. He is pretty far from being a ring chaser smh 3

who says no to this trade Evan Fournier and Mozgov for chris paul8:25 am Sun Jul 4 EDTDeleted

Im the biggest Paul hater in the world but hes still a contributing player. Hes on a bad contract but it doesnt necessarily mean hes a useless player. 2

Lebron AD Kawhi in 2019-20 vs Kobe Dirk Pierce in 2006-078:21 am Tue Jul 6 EDTDeleted

Lmao why is Pierce here? The 19-20 trio would be much better. 6

Its time to stop making fun of the Knicks and give them props for making good off-season moves10:39 am Thu Jul 8 EDTDeleted

They kinda did tho. All their free agent contracts have team options for next season except for Randle. They actually made good of a bad situation and look like they have a plan now going forward. 3

The KD Warriors would probably beat the best possible starting 5 you could assemble using Jordans finals opponents from 91 to 98 12:33 am Fri Jul 9 EDTDeleted

You act like Malone didnt win MVP at 36 years old, this whole list is just trying to undersell Jordans accomplishments. The Magic Johnson he beat in 1991 was also the MVP runner up that season. Clyde in 1992 was 2nd in MVP voting too. 11

If Kawhi wins FMVP with a third team is he in the GOAT conversation 9:32 pm Sat Jul 10 EDTDeleted

But seriously the answer is No. Those guys each have more MVPs than Kawhi has all-star appearances. 10

Is Kevin Love to the Lakers before the trade deadline a good move 10:40 pm Mon Jul 12 EDTDeleted

No 5

Serious What is your honest opinion on RJ Barrett 8:58 am Tue Jul 13 EDTDeleted

Give him time, and he will be fine and grow into his role. Trae Young looked absolutely awful to start the summer league and played very well this season. 10

Now that the path to the Finals is as open as ever the Nuggets need to capitalize Big time 8:38 am Wed Jul 14 EDTDeleted

Theyve got an extremely young team so youd expect a lot of their players to continue to improve. I dont even think they need to make a move, theyre a deep squad that will naturally get better and I think theyll be a top four seed this season without 1

Reminder to biased group thinkers that after destroying Jazz CP3 posted 27 pts 11 reb 6 assists on 11 19 shooting and only 2 TO in 38 minutes against Warriors in win or go home game 6 Harden choked with 6 TO7:38 am Fri Jul 16 EDTDeleted

Youre really going to only include Hardens 6 turnovers? How about his 35 points, 8 rebounds and 4 steals? What a ridiculous post. 27

In the last 10 games that a healthy Devin Booker played he was able to put up 34 pts 4 5 reb 7 2 ast on an amazing 50 fg shooting Suns have a sneaky shot to hit 8th seed in the west in the 18-19 season 12:33 pm Fri Jul 16 EDTDeleted

They dont lol. Theyre showing some improvement but there is no way they make the playoffs in the Western Conference. 9

In the last 10 games that a healthy Devin Booker played he was able to put up 34 pts 4 5 reb 7 2 ast on an amazing 50 fg shooting Suns have a sneaky shot to hit 8th seed in the west in the 18-19 season 12:33 pm Fri Jul 16 EDTDeleted

Exactly, this isnt the East where you can make the playoffs with 38 wins. Last years 8th seed in the West won 48 games. Rubio, Saric, Kaminsky and a sophomore Ayton arent going to make the Suns win 30 more games. A pass mark for Phoenix this season w 5

Kawhi isnt higher all time than 2 time mvp Steph but is he higher all time than 2 time mvp Steve Nash 9:58 pm Fri Jul 16 EDTDeleted

NO!!! Kawhi is a 3x All-star. Nash won 2 MVPs and also finished runner up in 2007. Nash is way higher than Kawhi in an all-time ranking list. 5

Kawhi isnt higher all time than 2 time mvp Steph but is he higher all time than 2 time mvp Steve Nash 9:58 pm Fri Jul 16 EDTDeleted

Cool. Its still Nash. 5

Why was a post clarifying the Donovan Mitchell situation removed 2:19 am Sun Jul 18 EDTDeleted

Im just going to piggyback onto your comment and post a link to a screenshot of the post I took before it was deleted. https://imgur.com/a/ilXDj4X 5

Why was a post clarifying the Donovan Mitchell situation removed 2:19 am Sun Jul 18 EDTDeleted

Theyre trying to hide the truth. They knew it would go to the front page. This subreddit has some completely incompetent moderators. 13

Why was a post clarifying the Donovan Mitchell situation removed 2:19 am Sun Jul 18 EDTDeleted

Im proud of you buddy. Ill remember you. 6

Active suppression of fake Donovan Mitchell story by mods going on right now3:00 am Sun Jul 18 EDTDeleted

The instagram story he initially posted was from a year ago and in reference to Tracy McGrady. A Chinese businessman set up to frame Mitchell after he didnt have time to sign stuff at his shop. 7

Are the Rockets he favorite to have the best regular season record in West They probably wont load manage unlike the LA teams and Westbrook Harden are out to prove something5:46 am Sun Jul 18 EDTDeleted

I think itll be between them, Clippers and Lakers that will fight it out for the number one seed. 1

James Harden gets way too much undeserved disrespect5:44 am Sun Jul 18 EDTDeleted

And thats a fact. Hes been top 2 in MVP voting four times. Hes also been top 2 in scoring five times. Hes been absolutely amazing in the last five years but people still rank guys like Giannis and Kawhi ahead of him. I genuinely believe he has 1

James Harden gets way too much undeserved disrespect5:44 am Sun Jul 18 EDTDeleted

Exactly. He averaged 35/7/6 with 2.2 steals per game on 60% TS In the series against the Warriors. He just didnt get the luxury of playing with KD and two other All-stars. For reference Curry averaged 24/5/5 on 40/28/90 shooting splits that series. 2

James Harden gets way too much undeserved disrespect5:44 am Sun Jul 18 EDTDeleted

Its a shame as well because I believe the Rockets would have won the East over Toronto and Milwaukee. From there they would have played an injured Warriors team for a full series. Unfortunately for them thats just the way it works and they dont have 1

Why dont the Rockets go after Marc Gasol in exchange for Clint Capela He fits their win now attitude better and Capela fits Raptors long term retooling8:52 am Sun Jul 18 EDTDeleted

Capela is 24 and just averaged 17/13 on 65% shooting this past season. People need to stop acting like hes a negative asset because of a bad playoff series against the Warriors. 34

Serious Would the Clippers make the playoffs if they had to play Barack Obama 20 minutes per game 11:16 am Sun Jul 18 EDTDeleted

What a hilarious post OP. You are truly a great comedian. 2

Rank These Controversial NBA Figures From Worst to Least Worst2:44 am Wed Jul 21 EDTDeleted

No good can come from this post. 9

It s the NBA finals and a team is up 3-0 Before game 4 the other teams plane crashes leaving no survivors Would the team that died be given the championship out of respect 3:06 am Wed Jul 21 EDTDeleted

Id rather not think about this. 3

which player would benefit more from being a 40 3 point shooter ben simmons or giannis 11:31 pm Wed Jul 21 EDTDeleted

Simmons. Giannis is already close to being unstoppable and shoots threes occasionally. Ben doesnt even have any semblance of a jump shot so it would be a huge upgrade for him. 23

Who do you rank in your all-time list Russell Westbrook or Kevin Garnett 8:03 am Thu Jul 22 EDTDeleted

Ummm I dont think you know what youre talking about. Garnett (15) only has over twice as many all-star selections as Westbrook (7) 2

Is Anthony Davis a better player than Prime Shaquille ONeal ever was 9:20 pm Thu Jul 22 EDTDeleted

No. Just no. Please delete this post. 27

Who has the better defensive starting 5 Jazz or Pelicans 10:13 pm Thu Jul 22 EDTDeleted

Not by any stretch of the imagination. People forget that Ingles got all defence team votes this season. Hes a bloody good defender and really underrated in that regard. 2

Why do Laker fans attack Montrezl Harrell so much 10:39 pm Thu Jul 22 EDTDeleted

Ive seen it. Its more in the sense that people question his ability to defend and be a rim protector. The Lakers have AD but the Clippers biggest weakness right now is interior defence. Its not so much hate but people question how far the Clippers c 1

Bigger bust Markelle Fultz or Anthony Bennett 10:31 pm Thu Jul 22 EDTDeleted

The way I see it is that nobody thought Bennet shouldve been drafted with pick one. He is a bust too but nobody thought he would be a number one overall talent. However Markelle was a consensus number one pick by everyone. From that perspective F 5

How is the Jordan vs LeBron thing even a debate 11:57 pm Thu Jul 22 EDTDeleted

Thats bait 10

7 foot Lebron or 7 foot Stephen Curry 8:26 pm Sat Jul 24 EDTDeleted

More like Durant. KAT cant create his own three point shot like that off the dribble. 1

Was the 2002 WCF really rigged 9:53 pm Tue Jul 27 EDTDeleted

Credit to u/lakerswiz. Ive honestly always thought that people over-emphasised how bad the reffing was because the Lakers had won the past 2 championships and people wanted something different. 8

Predict your Top 5 in the West and East next year10:41 pm Wed Jul 28 EDTDeleted

||West|East| :--|:--|:--| |1st|Houston|Sixers| |2nd|Clippers|Bucks| |3rd|Lakers|Raptors| |4th|Utah|Pacers| |5th|Denver|Boston| 6

Predict your Top 5 in the West and East next year10:41 pm Wed Jul 28 EDTDeleted

Thats pretty reasonable, chemistry between their star backcourt duo could definitely effect things. For me the fact that Harden and Westbrook rarely miss games is enough to rank them that high. I feel like Russ will play more off ball as well and ac 3

Kawhi right now vs Prime Bird11:32 pm Wed Jul 28 EDTDeleted

Prime Bird are you fucking kidding me??? Prime Bird won three straight MVPs. Larry Bird was also top two in voting from his sophomore season till his eight season. He finished 4th in his rookie year. 9

For the next 2 seasons would you rather have Devin Booker or Demar DeRozen 11:30 pm Wed Jul 28 EDTDeleted

Its tough choosing between two of my least favourite players but Id pick Booker. -1

Since Jimmy Butler is one of the best closers couldnt he just treat all 48 minutes like the end of the game and become the best player in the league 9:27 pm Thu Jul 29 EDTDeleted

Its not the best way to do it but I used basketball references "player shot finder" to see which players made the most field goals in the first 5 minutes of a game. I used the first 5 minutes since the last 5 minutes of the fourth quarter is usually 2

Another non classy Canadian makes fun of KDs achilles8:04 pm Fri Jul 30 EDTDeleted

Thats not what this means. Thats not what any of this means. 7

My Geography Lecturer said The Earth isn t flat and I said to the person next to me Kyrie Irving entered the chat this isn t how to make friends10:04 pm Wed Aug 4 EDTDeleted

Cringe 6

Which teams will surprisingly disappoint 10:05 am Sun Aug 8 EDTDeleted

The team I dont like. But dont sleep on the team that I do like. 4

Is James Harden the greatest scorer of all time 11:51 pm Tue Aug 10 EDTDeleted

Jordan won the scoring title 10 times in 11 full seasons with the Bulls. The seasons where he didnt were: - his sophomore season playing under 20 games due to a foot injury. - 1995 when he played under 20 games due to baseball. The only 16

Is James Harden the greatest scorer of all time 11:51 pm Tue Aug 10 EDTDeleted

When are you going to get banned for all these bullshit spam posts? 5

Is Lebron James Jr overhyped 8:34 pm Fri Aug 20 EDTDeleted

Imagine worrying about a 14 year old being overrated. Some of you guys need a life man. Just let the kid ball out. 16

My Eastern Conference 2020 standings and I explain WHY7:56 pm Sun Aug 22 EDTDeleted

Delete this please, its the worst list Ive ever seen for so many reasons. 35

What is Patty Mills trade value right now 2:36 am Sat Aug 28 EDTDeleted

LeBron, AD, 1988 Jordan, Olympic Melo and Wilt combined 43

Which NBA fanbase is the equivalent of the Philadelphia Eagles fanbase 2:21 am Tue Sep 7 EDTDeleted

Ugh its Utah fans isnt it? We had the Westbrook incident last season and a couple seasons ago some dumbass tried to shine a Lazer pointer at James Harden. Weve even had a fan bring their own whistle to the game and blow it mid game which led to some 2

CEDI OSMAN WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN10:58 am Tue Sep 7 EDTDeleted

Dont be a sore winner bro. 13

Kemba Walker currently has 3pts with 5mins left in the 3rd quarter vs France Team USA is currently down by 6pts 8:12 am Wed Sep 15 EDTDeleted

Donovan Mitchell is carrying them hard. He has 26 points so far, nobody else on team USA has half as much. 8

France just beat team USA8:51 am Wed Sep 15 EDTDeleted

Karma whore 1

Needed change of the NBA season7:52 am Wed Sep 22 EDTDeleted

Thats just not feasible bro. The NBA would lose so much more money from games and ticket sales and thats just the absolute basic level of it. Going from 82 games to 58 is almost losing a third of all revenue generated from games. Your suggest 3

ESPN expert team voted for the No 1 NBA Player in the past 10 years2:46 am Thu Sep 23 EDTDeleted

Kevin Durant was 2nd in MVP voting in 2010 when he was only 21 years old. Hes been elite for the entire decade where as Curry has only been at an elite level since 2014. Its arguable because Curry is a 2x MVP and was a dominant player on one of the g 2

Lebron James Is very good at basketball9:22 pm Sun Oct 10 EDTDeleted

You want gold dont you? 2

Why did Caris Levert play 1 28 10:29 am Thu Oct 14 EDTDeleted

He got poked in the eye, by Davis or Rondo, and sat out the rest of the game just to be safe 3

an Instagram NBA community voted for the best player on the Jazz 9:59 pm Fri Oct 15 EDTDeleted

If you were to survey /r/utahjazz than 90% would say that Gobert our best player. The reason the insta poll is like that is probably because its easier to see Mitchell highlights than Gobert highlights so he seems better. In reality we all know Rudy 3

As of before tonight s game Russell Westbrook has more turnovers than field goals made 9:28 pm Fri Oct 22 EDTDeleted

Russ is the worst good player in NBA history. 17

The Charlotte Hornets are now tied for the best record in the NBA at 1-0 9:30 pm Wed Oct 27 EDTDeleted

Subscribe 1

Why aren t posts about Jaylen Browns statline allowed 10:30 pm Wed Oct 27 EDTDeleted

I take it youre new to the sub? The Celtics mods always remove those posts. Its pathetic. 28

In opening night 1 pt OT win Andrew Wiggins was -26 in 36 min11:13 pm Wed Oct 27 EDTDeleted

Hit two super clutch shots late in OT tho 4

Steph Curry stats when he is only all star on the floor for GSW12:58 am Fri Oct 29 EDTDeleted

You reposting this with a different title doesnt make it any less of a dumb post 9

The Timberwolves just scored 45 points in the 3rd quarter against Charlotte 8:58 pm Fri Oct 29 EDTDeleted

The Hornets without Cody Zeller is an important note, theyre running Bismack at center rn. Still KAT is a beast against any team. 7

Mike Conley of the Utah Jazz is 1-21 through a game and a half of the 2019-20 season11:49 pm Fri Oct 29 EDTDeleted

It hurts 4

Could you throw the ball im as high as you can while inbounding to waste time 7:49 pm Sat Oct 30 EDTDeleted

Yeah but have you heard of Mo Peterson? 1

In the first two games of the season Russ and Harden have shot a combined 26-76 from the field and 7-36 from three 11:17 pm Sat Oct 30 EDTDeleted

Russ has been great this season. Harden has been abhorrent. Youre trying to act like its partly Westbrooks fault when he has nothing to do with this issue. 14

Is Curry a Top 10 player in the NBA 5:55 pm Sun Oct 31 EDTDeleted

These hot takes are going to be unbearable 5

Kendrick Perkins calls Curry a top-10 player of all time11:23 pm Tue Nov 2 EDTDeleted

"When hes finished with his career" is an important part you should include in the title. 16

All time greats and why Curry may not be one yet 7:33 pm Wed Nov 3 EDTDeleted

Ah yes defensive juggernaut Dirk Nowitzki 11

Clip request Ben Simmons chokes Karl-Anthony Towns in an NBA game8:37 pm Wed Nov 3 EDTDeleted

https://imgur.com/a/dwo6RVr 1

Lauri Markkanen with an absolutely brutal statline to start off the season 10:07 pm Wed Nov 3 EDTDeleted

Get fucked, hes in his 3rd season putting up 17/10 while going through a slump. Thats really good. > If this guy wasnt tall he wouldnt be in the league. God youre just pathetic dude. Get a grip. 34

Is there a chance Pascal Siakam can win back to back Most Improved Player awards 11:20 pm Wed Nov 3 EDTDeleted

Yeah theres a chance, if he maintains his current form hed get my vote 4

I cant believe how weak we have become 12:33 am Thu Nov 4 EDTDeleted

Dear diary 3

Are the Kings the worst franchise for the last 10-15 years 2:07 am Fri Nov 5 EDTDeleted

The fuck you mean "were five games in". Theyve missed the playoffs for 14 straight years. Thats a pretty big sample size bro. 7

Was Pat Riley right in not giving up Justice Winslow Bam or Herro for Westbrook 6:45 pm Sun Nov 7 EDTDeleted

Yeah, Westbrook doesnt help them long term. 5

Miami leads the Rockets by 37 with 9 minutes left in the 2nd quarter 6:49 pm Sun Nov 7 EDTDeleted

Rockets defence is 2018 Cavs level 1

Flagrant Fouls10:36 pm Wed Nov 10 EDTDeleted

My understanding is that a flagrant two is intentional without doubt, youll rarely see a player get a flagrant two on a line ball decision. 5

The Sixers arent just losing because of Embiids absence They have visible flaws that prevent them from doing anything in the East10:55 pm Wed Nov 10 EDTDeleted

All true but the Jazz are also a great team. 76ers are just having a tough night and are dealing with a Simmons injury. Theyll bounce back. 2

Luka and KP when Ntilikina was the primary defender last night - 5-15 33 5 Turnovers10:20 am Sat Nov 13 EDTDeleted

Felt good to see the Knicks win that game yesterday, theyve been pretty unlucky in tight contests so far this season. 0

40 For 40 Dions Career High Mile High Club4:52 pm Sun Nov 14 EDTDeleted

Everyone is just making the same career high joke now after the dude that made the "whats the craziest stat of the night" post, smh 6

Raptors vs Clippers is the ugliest game Ive seen all year12:57 am Tue Nov 16 EDTDeleted

Kawhi had the worst triple double ever. 10/11/10 on 2/11 shooting and 9 turnovers. 7

This season Giannis Antetokounmpo is averaging 30 14 7 on a 9-3 team James Harden is averaging 39 6 8 on a 10-3 team It is very likely that we see these two players finish top 2 in MVP voting again 10:15 pm Sat Nov 20 EDTDeleted

I think the big difference last season was that the Bucks went from a 7th seed to a 60 win team. In comparison the Rockets went from 65 wins to a 4th seed. This year I dont know if it will be as clear cut as who wins more games because of the East/We 4

James Harden finishes with 49 points on 16 41 shooting 8 22 from 3 and 9 11 from the free throw line 10:19 pm Sat Nov 20 EDTDeleted

Somehow Harden can have a *bad* 49 point game... 7

Are the Spurs one of the worst teams in the league atm 9:25 pm Wed Nov 24 EDTDeleted

Theyve lost 7 straight so yeah. 1

Post Game Thread The Philadelphia 76ers 9-5 defeat the New York Knicks 4-11 109-949:39 pm Wed Nov 24 EDTDeleted

Thats not the right score. 19

Post Game Thread The Philadelphia 76ers 9-5 defeat the New York Knicks 4-11 109-104 led by Ben Simmons 3 pointer9:41 pm Wed Nov 24 EDTDeleted

Oh absolutely the Knicks were robbed...right in front of me! 1

Every NBA team name by weight8:21 am Fri Nov 26 EDTDeleted

These are the types of posts I love to see on the front page. Hope this post gets recognition 17

Hayward should have stayed in Utah his career was never the same after he left 9:50 am Wed Dec 1 EDTDeleted

Nahhh it ended up working out for both teams. Hayward got to play for the Celtics which he wanted and we managed to fast track Donovan Mitchells development. The Jazz are also much better from a salary perspective now too. The Celtics have an a 2

Over his last 20 games Markelle Fultz is shooting 8 26 31 from 3 4:00 am Wed Dec 29 EDTDeleted

Jeez you know hes a bust when this deserves a post. Fultz shot 42% from three on 5 attempts per game in college. I know the line is closer but this is really embarrassing that it needs to be posted that hes shooting at this level (which is really poo 8

I worry that the refs will rig the playoffs against the Rockets5:45 am Wed Dec 29 EDTDeleted

Lmao of course Rockets fans are complaining about the refs. Except this time the excuses are coming early and theyre complaining in advance 22

Step back 3s10:22 pm Wed Dec 29 EDTDeleted

Bro that Lou Williams miss was hilarious 3

Step back 3s10:22 pm Wed Dec 29 EDTDeleted

Now the refs are just turning this game into a free throw contest 2

Serious Magic Johnson went to the Finals with Vlade Divac at center 12:26 am Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

Scorching hot take, I have Magic Johnson ahead of LeBron in my all-time rankings 7

Serious Magic Johnson went to the Finals with Vlade Divac at center 12:26 am Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

Magic was a 3xMVP and helped lead his team to the finals 9 times, winning 5 championships in that stretch. He was also FMVP in 3 of those series. He was one of the stars on a team who in his career never won fewer than 50 games and he had six 60 win seaso 1

Serious Magic Johnson went to the Finals with Vlade Divac at center 12:26 am Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

I literally just said all the things he did that led to me to putting him above LeBron. 1

LeBron James is nothing more than a glorified Karl Malone12:26 am Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

Glorified Karl Malone with 4 MVPs and 3 rings 5

Jaylen Brown This Season 20 7 ppg on 52 40 75 splits 62 2 ts 9:24 pm Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

Hey now, hes an all-star. 7

Is Jaylen Brown better than Simmons now 9:29 pm Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

Imagine getting a 170 million dollars contract and not being to shoot. 1

Is Jaylen Brown better than Simmons now 9:29 pm Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

Obviously. Jaylen can be a 1B guy on a contending team. Simmons cant be the number one guy 4

Post Game Thread The New York Knicks 9-24 benefit from Randles 30 points and 16 rebounds to defeat the Washington Wizards 9-22 107-10010:51 pm Sat Jan 1 EDTDeleted

What has Randle been eating lately? 3

Is Paul George the most inconsistent star player in the league 12:11 am Sun Jan 2 EDTDeleted

Yeah its been known for a while. Also for those wondering Paul Georges dad has 15 points so far on 5/8 shooting (all threes) 5

OKC TOR No Call Controversy8:26 pm Sun Jan 2 EDTDeleted

Bro theres no second guessing about it. Paul got away with a violation. 9

Lonzo ball is 6 11 on threes heading into the fourth9:49 pm Sun Jan 2 EDTDeleted

How are the Pels still losing to a rockets team without Harden, Capela and Westbrook? 12

Why is Lebron playing in a back-to-back after suffering an injury 4 days ago against the Clippers 10:44 pm Sun Jan 2 EDTDeleted

Suprised nobody has posted about Luka yet 1

Is Joe Ingles a genuine chance to win western conference player of the week He averaged 23 5 5 this week on 59 60 100 shooting splits Averaged 6 0 threes per game 4:13 am Mon Jan 3 EDTDeleted

Additional stats: - Joe Ingles was 15th in the West in points per game this week. Higher than the likes of Jokic, Paul, George, McCollum and LeBron. - Joe Ingles was 1st in the ENTIRE LEAGUE in three pointers this week...while shooting 60% from th 0

Clip Request Refs give Nets time-out despite not having the ball10:31 pm Mon Jan 3 EDTDeleted

Did Jordan Bell just goaltend as well? He put his hand through the hoop on an inbound with 0.2 left but im not sure if that counts 3

Clip Request Refs give Nets time-out despite not having the ball10:31 pm Mon Jan 3 EDTDeleted

Thank goodness, that wouldve been a cruel way to lose 1

Should SUNS trade Ricky Rubio 12:09 am Tue Jan 4 EDTDeleted

Why? He fits their team perfectly, you dont need to trade everyone if you arent making playoffs 31

This is what I want OK you can pass this along to his agent his family and his friends and to him I want a three-point shot a game minimum -Brett Brown on December 8 regarding Ben Simmons 12:25 am Wed Jan 6 EDTDeleted

Its a tough situation because obviously Ben is the number one overall pick and is expected to be a future star of the league so how much can Brett really cut his minutes? In most proffesional sports the coach calls the shots but the NBA seems to be m 3

This is what I want OK you can pass this along to his agent his family and his friends and to him I want a three-point shot a game minimum -Brett Brown on December 8 regarding Ben Simmons 12:25 am Wed Jan 6 EDTDeleted

Heck, even Ben Simmons complete lack of shooting has impacted guys like Al Horford now and had a wider impact on the team. Al liked to play a pick and pop type game in Boston but with Simmons inability to even shoot defenders just watch Horford on the rol 11

I hear a lot of people think middle late 1sts are overrated Tell that to Nuggets Executive Tim Connelly who since 2013 drafted Rudy Gobert 27th Donovan Mitchell 13th Gary Harris 19th Jokic 2nd round MPJ 14th McDermott 11th and Monte Morri8:09 am Wed Jan 6 EDTDeleted

The Jazz did so well to trade Erik Green, Trey Lyles and pick 24 to the Nuggets for picks 13 (2017) and 27 (2013). The Utah scouts then used those picks to select Gobert and Mitchell which is an important clarification because Denver werent picking t 3

Possible Utah and OKC trade idea 1:21 am Thu Jan 7 EDTDeleted

I dont think we need to trade Conley after hes played 20 games for us lol. That said CP3 would be the perfect fit for the Jazz that I would never want on the team. I just really dont like him. 2

Possible Utah and OKC trade idea 1:21 am Thu Jan 7 EDTDeleted

Hes been injured for our last 10 games so its hard to tell. The Jazz have had an easier draw tho and Ingles has been really productive while starting in the meantime. 2

Should 76ers trade Horford for Jrue Holiday 9:01 pm Fri Jan 8 EDTDeleted

Why would New Orleans do that? This trade literally benefits only one team. 14

Discussion CP3 to Utah for Conley 9:09 pm Fri Jan 8 EDTDeleted

OKC doesnt benefit from this and Utah dont need to trade Conley after just 20 games 1

Does a Horford-Holiday trade sound good 11:16 pm Fri Jan 8 EDTDeleted

No. That is a useless trade for NOLA 7

nugget and thunder fans trying to kick us while were down12:04 am Sat Jan 9 EDTDeleted

Ok 6

Trae Young finishes the first quarter with 18 points on 6-6 shooting and 3-3 on three pointers 8:13 pm Sat Jan 9 EDTDeleted

God I love watching him play. Probably my favourite player in the league. 8

Pascal Siakam and OG Anunoby or Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum 10:37 pm Sat Jan 9 EDTDeleted

Im biased towards the Raptors and I still feel like its pretty clearly Brown and Tatum. 6

Pascal Siakam and OG Anunoby or Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum 10:37 pm Sat Jan 9 EDTDeleted

The Jays. OG doesnt deserve to be in this convo. 21

Is Giannis going to win DPOY 12:40 am Sun Jan 10 EDTDeleted

Davis has it wrapped up 5

Kuzma is 24 Hes not some prospect fresh out of college 9:47 pm Sun Jan 10 EDTDeleted

Kuzma gets so much scrutiny for being on the Lakers, hes doing fine for a 27th overall pick in his 3rd season. 22

What NBA team did you hate the most for a given year 9:50 pm Sun Jan 10 EDTDeleted

The Rockets in those two seasons with Harden and Paul. Definitely didnt help that they beat Utah in the playoffs too. 0

What NBA team did you hate the most for a given year 9:50 pm Sun Jan 10 EDTDeleted

I think they were losing the WCF even with a healthy CP3. People conveniently ignore the fact that the Rockets lost game 3 by 40 points. Their game 4 and 5 wins were tiny. The Warriors were winning that series regardless. 0

Why are Booker Trae and Ingram considered to have empty stats this season but not Dame 7:40 pm Mon Jan 11 EDTDeleted

Lillard has made the playoffs every season of his career. He also dropped a 50 point playoff game. 3

CP3 in the Fourth Quarter 16 pts 2 2 FG 2 3 3FG 1 Assist 1 TO9:54 pm Tue Jan 12 EDTDeleted

How is this post still up lol, its straight up just wrong. 5

After Kemba Walker is ejected during Spurs-Celtics game Boston Fans apparently have thrown bottles directed at the at the San Antonio bench and may have hit someone with it8:38 pm Wed Jan 13 EDTDeleted

Thats so much better... 11

James Harden stuffs the stat sheet with 41 10 10 2 3 and 8 turnovers on 9-34 shooting from the field and 19-23 at the free throw line in a win against the Hawks10:00 pm Wed Jan 13 EDTDeleted

34 shots lmao. Harden has the best bad games ever. 1

Who is the better defender between Ben Simmons and Patrick Beverly 10:21 pm Fri Jan 15 EDTDeleted

Maybe the guy thats bigger, strong, faster and more versatile. There really isnt an argument for Beverly. 12

Post Game Thread New York Knicks 11-27 upsets Miami Heat 27-12 121-124 with Julius Randle leading the way with 26 8 46:07 pm Sun Jan 17 EDTDeleted

Maybe the eye test is failing me but Jimmy Butler has been awful in the clutch this season. Maybe I also don’t know how to use stats properly but here it goes: Jimmy Butler is 2/13 from the field this season on shots to tie or take the lead in the 4th o 93

whats one MIND blowing stat fact that you cannot get over8:40 pm Sun Jan 17 EDTDeleted

On that note I find it surprising that Kevin Durants career high is *only* 54. 1

despite having 7 more letters in his name Russell Westbrook only contains 1 more unique letter 10 than Chris Paul 9 10:14 pm Sun Jan 17 EDTDeleted

Welcome to /r/nba 2

Ben Simmons tonight vs Pacers 24 14 39:21 pm Mon Jan 18 EDTDeleted

He had exactly 0 points and 0 assists in the fourth quarter. I just made a post about it because it seems like he keeps disappearing in close games this season. 13

Since recording a career worst 8 turnovers against the Hornets Joe Ingles has committed just 12 turnovers in his last 10 games He also has 57 assists in this span 7:21 am Tue Jan 19 EDTDeleted

Hes such a good playmaker. Last season he led all small forwards in total assists. That includes the likes of Lebron, Giannis and Durant. 1

During their 10 game winning streak the Utah Jazz have face 1 team above 5009:57 pm Tue Jan 19 EDTDeleted

Besides that, weve also got the third best record in the NBA. People can talk about our easy ten game stretch but the reality is weve played half a season now and are one of the best teams in the league. 9

Will Karl Anthony Towns make the all star game He is averaging 27 12 4 on 52 42 80 shooting splits however he has missed 16 games this season 6:44 pm Wed Jan 20 EDTDeleted

As another question do you think that Paul George makes it? Hes only played 26 games this season but hes at least got the wins argument going for him. What do you think? Hes averaging 24/6/4 on 43/40/91 shooting in 2019-20. 5

The Milwaukee Bucks and the Denver Nuggets are the only teams with undefeated records against their own respective divisions in the NBA12:35 am Thu Jan 21 EDTDeleted

Denver havent played Utah yet and have only played OKC once. 1

I have no idea how I missed it but did PG13 really for 2-16 in a playoff elimination game 8:13 pm Thu Jan 21 EDTDeleted

Yeah Joe Ingles got in his head and PG just couldnt compete mentally. 4

If the Lakers trust the process are they a playoffs team 1:10 am Fri Jan 22 EDTDeleted

Nope, those players dont develop if they all stayed on the same roster. 12

Lauri Markkanen should be traded7:59 pm Fri Jan 22 EDTDeleted

You guys are so impatient ffs. Hes 22 and in his 3rd season. 7

Lauri Markkanen should be traded7:59 pm Fri Jan 22 EDTDeleted

Yeah thats fair, there are serious issues with the Chicago rotations but I dont think Lauri should be traded. If I was in charge Id sack the coach and keep him as a player to build around but thats easier said then done. I do think he has a lot of potenti 1

Biggest bail out I ve ever seen by Lou will and Pat Bev6:18 pm Sat Jan 23 EDTDeleted

Mate there were 2 seconds left. A curling three point attempt for Redick is a great shot. The guy is shooting 46.4% from three this season. 4

Who is the greatest 35 year old player of all time 9:53 pm Sat Jan 23 EDTDeleted

Jordan. Won an MVP, a championship, all NBA first team a FMVP. Averaged 29/6/4 and made the all defence first team. EDIT: Honourable mention to Karl Malone who at age 35 won an MVP, all NBA first team Averaged 24/9/4 and made the all defence first te 38

Nikola Jokic is a pathetic defender10:15 pm Sun Jan 24 EDTDeleted

Counterpoint, Sabonis is an amazing player with a great low post skill set. 8

Poor Myles Turner8:48 am Mon Jan 25 EDTDeleted

I was tied in my fantasy matchup and only needed him to record one block for me to win. Instead he had his first game in a month without a block. I know this isnt relevant but I hate him from now on. 11

Rate a starting lineup of D Lo DeRozan Middleton Bjelica Lopez Brook 12:26 am Tue Jan 26 EDTDeleted

50 win team, competitive second round exit 5

If Kawhi didnt hit the shot would the Sixers beat them in OT 8:16 am Wed Jan 27 EDTDeleted

Nope, the 76ers had three straight shot clock violations in crunch time. The Raptors at home had all the momentum and Philadelphias offence was in shambles. Their only bucket at the end was a fastbreak layup after a Siakam missed free throw. 17

If Kawhi didnt hit the shot would the Sixers beat them in OT 8:16 am Wed Jan 27 EDTDeleted

Oh yeah got them mixed up, I think Siakam was game 3 against Milwaukee and Middleton got the transition layup to tie it. Either way I vividly remember watching that game 7 and the Raptors defence just went up a level in crunch time Philadelphia weren 7

Why do people say Kevin Durant was NBAs best player despite having Curry Klay next to him 10:28 pm Fri Jan 29 EDTDeleted

He was better than them lmao 16

Has LeBron James never faced someone whos consensus top 15 player ever in his prime during playoffs 12:51 am Sat Jan 30 EDTDeleted

Duncan was All-NBA first team, All Defence first team and 4th in MVP voting in 2007. OP really dropped the ball on that one lmao 3

Who are your top 10 MVP contenders this season 9:46 pm Sat Jan 30 EDTDeleted

Pretty much, Luka will probably get some votes too but apart from that nobody else is really a genuine contender. 3

Is Jvg high Ben Simmons deserves to be a starter 10:13 pm Sat Jan 30 EDTDeleted

He is pretty inconsistent with his takes. Im sure hes called Kemba and Trae allstar starters during other broadcasts. 3

Ben Simmons or Pascal Siakam 11:00 pm Sat Jan 30 EDTDeleted

Simmons has a higher ceiling but Id still lean towards Siakam. You cant go wrong with both. However, Given the nature of r/nba tho it will be conclusively Simmons since he had a great game today. 7

Trae Young tonight 45 points 14 assists 6 rebounds 13-24 FG 6-11 3pt FG 13-16 FT 22 W 8:59 pm Sun Jan 31 EDTDeleted

How insecure do you have to be to feel the need to comment this in a thread that has nothing to do with Ben. 1

Where will Giannis rank all time 12:58 am Thu Feb 4 EDTDeleted

Way too early to say dude. >Assuming he keeps this up for another 5 years Thats kind of a vague thing to say. If he averages 35/15/7 per 36 while playing at a 70 win pace and being a DPOY level defender during that stretch hed rank very very 7

If Karl Anthony Towns makes the all star game do you think it would be warranted 6:03 pm Thu Feb 4 EDTDeleted

Nah the difference there is that the fans and players played a huge role in him getting voted in. As for Towns he would have to be selected by the coaches. 1

Did you know that the worst season KAT has ever had individually and team wise is better than the best season Booker has ever had individually or team wise7:10 pm Fri Feb 5 EDTDeleted

Its really not hard to understand if you know how to read. Bookers best season isnt better than Towns worst season. Both in stats and in wins. 7

Jaylen Brown the first 3 games vs 76ers 22 total points Tonight- 32 points on 13 23 shooting in a Win11:10 pm Sat Feb 6 EDTDeleted

Damn thats a throwback and a half 1

Terance Not a Rising Star Davis today against the Bulls 26 4 15:17 pm Sun Feb 7 EDTDeleted

26/4/1 but 31 points? Come on bro if you want karma youve got to be better than that. 3

Cj McCollum s has basically averaged almost the exact same points rebounds assists per game 3 years in a row kind of weird ya think 6:16 am Mon Feb 8 EDTDeleted

On a somewhat similar note I think Kyle Lowry averaged 4.7 rebounds per game in 5 consecutive seasons at one point in his career. 2

NBA Star Devin Booker tonight 11 points 3-15 FG 4 TOs -22 -10:49 pm Mon Feb 8 EDTDeleted

Pretty sure this post is a direct copy paste of the post after Mitchells game vs Denver that got around 2000 upvotes 39

True or False Tobias Harris is just Harrison Barnes with a greener light 2:56 am Tue Feb 9 EDTDeleted

Is there anything that you think makes Harris a better player than Barnes? Theyll both get their buckets but it barely translates to any improvement in a teams offence. -1

This Commentary partnership currently on TNT is very refreshing and good11:50 pm Tue Feb 9 EDTDeleted

LeBron fucking James 28

How is Covington s perimeter defense 11:52 pm Tue Feb 9 EDTDeleted

Extraordinarily overrated. 6

How is the Rockets center position looking 12:46 am Wed Feb 10 EDTDeleted

Bad 16

Who would you rather have KAT or Siakam1:58 am Thu Feb 11 EDTDeleted

The worst thing about KAT is that hes a traffic cone on defence. The Wolves defence goes from top 5 without him to bottom 5 with him in the lineup. The Wolves even have a better record in games that he doesnt play 3

This years All-Stars have the fewest collection of Championship Rings since the 2002 All-Stars 9:42 pm Thu Feb 11 EDTDeleted

Yeah coz they all got injured lol. Curry, Klay and KD are all-star locks when healthy. 3

The Washington Wizards now sit 3 games out of the 8th seed 9:37 pm Fri Feb 12 EDTDeleted

Theyd get swept but Id love to see an 8th seed Wizards playing Milwaukee. Every game would be 130-115 and it would be so much fun to watch. No offence to teams like the Bulls and Magic but I think all out scoring would be more exciting than a defensi 1

What year was each position the most stacked 10:53 pm Fri Feb 12 EDTDeleted

Center in the 90s. There was a season that Ewing was 5th in MVP voting but not all NBA. Shaq, Hakeem and Robinson all made it instead 6

Fire them Just make the tough call and send them home These refs LITERALLY just cost the Trailblazers the game on a blatantly missed goaltend by Gobert1:05 am Sat Feb 13 EDTDeleted

Surely Portland can protest 16

The Minnesota Timberwolves just put up 81 points in the first half vs the Clippers9:11 pm Sat Feb 13 EDTDeleted

Wolves fans must be having the time of their lives. Hopefully the 12 game losing streak ends tonight. 33

Post Game Thread Toronto Raptors 40-14 defeat Minnesota Timberwolves 16-36 by 137 - 126 with 34 points from Pascal Siakam to extend their winning streak to 1510:08 pm Mon Feb 15 EDTDeleted

I kind of like the final score because this is pretty much exactly what everyone was expecting for KAT and DLO’s first games together. Score 126 but give up 137. 47

Furkan Korkmaz or Kyle Kuzma 11:46 pm Mon Feb 15 EDTDeleted

Furkan has had back to back great games so him. 6

Jae Crowder in his second game for the Heat at half 16 pts 4-6 fg 3-4 3pt 6 rebounds11:49 pm Mon Feb 15 EDTDeleted

He typifies the Heat culture. I really like the fit for him 6

Lebron not winning the MVP would have me question what the meaning of the award really is When you take this dude off the court the Lakers look like a lottery team even with AD on the floor Dude is literally their entire offense 3:00 am Tue Feb 16 EDTDeleted

Then by that logic shouldnt Trae Young be MVP 11

Ben Simmons or Pascal Siakam 9:29 pm Tue Feb 16 EDTDeleted

Well Simmons just had a great game so clearly him 23

Would you rather build your team around KAT or Embiid 7:03 pm Wed Feb 17 EDTDeleted

Jokic 2

Lillard is a top 10 player where specifically are you ranking him though 8:16 pm Wed Feb 17 EDTDeleted

If every player is healthy Id put him behind: (and apologies in advance if i forget someone) Giannis, Lebron, Durant, Steph, Harden, Davis, Kawhi. Hes then in the mix with Jokic, Embiid, Luka, George, Westbrook. So probably 8-10 range. 16

The Pacers are the biggest threat to the Bucks in the East9:45 pm Wed Feb 17 EDTDeleted

Giannis isnt playing bro. This is the same pacers team that had previously lost 6 straight. 31

Russell Westbrook in his first 20 games this season 0 thirty point games In his last 25 games 17 thirty point games 11:44 pm Wed Feb 17 EDTDeleted

That really puts things into perspective. 7

Jokic is an underrated flopper12:43 am Thu Feb 18 EDTDeleted

Hes chucked up bricks twice today expecting a bail out foul call 10

Zion Williamson vs The World 14 2 110:55 pm Fri Feb 19 EDTDeleted

I needed one of those last dunk attempts to go in 7

Dwight was a waste of a spot10:19 pm Sat Feb 20 EDTDeleted

Why would you say something so controversial yet so true 18

Who picked Sabonis over Beal 9:35 pm Sun Feb 21 EDTDeleted

Ones a forward and ones a guard 19

Is Lebron the most dominant 35 year old in NBA history 12:03 am Sat Feb 27 EDTDeleted

And he was also All-NBA defensive first team. 5

During the 1995 to 1996 Season the Chicago Bulls Won 72 games and only lost 10 Here are 3 why I think They won 72 games 6:39 pm Mon Mar 1 EDTDeleted

Saying they had an easy schedule and referencing SOS shows that you dont know what youre talking about. SOS is always going to be lower for teams with better records because they dont play against themselves and their win differential is so much bigg 0

Russell Westbrook over his last 17 games 33 8 8 2 on 59 TS7:41 pm Thu Mar 4 EDTDeleted

If by consideration you mean third place votes then yeah he should get some consideration. -1

Rodman v Pippen Who s the better Defender 9:24 pm Sat Mar 6 EDTDeleted

Yeah Id say that Scottie was probably better as a perimeter defender but all factors on defence considered Id agree that Rodmans versatility was pretty much unmatched 2

Rodman v Pippen Who s the better Defender 9:24 pm Sat Mar 6 EDTDeleted

Im pretty sure Pippen was a better man to man defender. Both could guard 1-5 tho so Im not sure actually who was better at their peak. Its pretty close imo. Id give the edge to Pippen due to how long he was at his defensive peak too. 1

How good would a duo of Michael Jordan and Shaq be 9:32 pm Sat Mar 6 EDTDeleted

The best duo in NBA history. 8

The NBA really wants the Pelicans in the playoffs 10:31 pm Sun Mar 7 EDTDeleted

Yes the NBA absolutely wants to rig results in favor of a team from New Orleans.. 7

In 2 games against the Lakers Zion has 32 free throws to the Lakers 3110:36 pm Sun Mar 7 EDTDeleted

He gets fouled, the Lakers fouled a lot, show me what calls were actually wrong. -10

The NBA has a Giannis Stopper9:52 pm Mon Mar 8 EDTDeleted

Heat fans are giving gold to anyone calling Bam DPOY and the leagues best defender so the overreacting has already started. 19

The NBA has a Giannis Stopper9:52 pm Mon Mar 8 EDTDeleted

Its hilarious how far circlejerks go in this subreddit. These posts will be gilded and given 1000s of upvotes because if how much people overreact. Giannis dropped 29/19/9 last time he played Bam too lol 8

OG Anunoby might have just tore Deandre Ayton s achilles hope all is well for for Deandre Ayton11:29 pm Tue Mar 9 EDTDeleted

How do you tear someones achilies? 16

Serious Is Malcom Brogdons ROY award the worst individual award in NBA History 2:36 am Wed Mar 10 EDTDeleted

Oh man that was criminal. Im 99% sure the only reason he won it was because he sent the voters a thank you letter the season before when he won the award. Kanter and Iggy easily were far better players and much more deserving to win. 6

Serious Is Malcom Brogdons ROY award the worst individual award in NBA History 2:36 am Wed Mar 10 EDTDeleted

You think so? He averaged 12/4/2, started over 60 games and was an incredible shooter. I think he shot 40+% from deep that year and was also top 10 in the league in threes. He also played on a playoff team 2

Friday s game between the Lakers and Bucks can decide the MVP race9:04 pm Wed Mar 10 EDTDeleted

It shouldnt but it likely will. Chris Paul missed out on MVP because of one game 1

Friday s game between the Lakers and Bucks can decide the MVP race9:04 pm Wed Mar 10 EDTDeleted

Yes but the race was neck and neck with a lot of people advocating for Paul because he was having one of the all-time great seasons for a point guard. The MVP was effectively decided in a late season game where the Lakers won against the Hornets. Thi 1

Westbrook was robbed 9:25 pm Wed Mar 10 EDTDeleted

Bro who gives a fuck? Nobody will ever look back on his career and care about who won the February player of the month award from 2020. 23

If Lebron drops a 50 point triple double in a win over the Bucks does he become the MVP frontrunner 11:39 pm Wed Mar 10 EDTDeleted

Yep, the media narrative would be too hard to ignore. 8

Maxi Wall of Berlin Kleber clamped Zion tonight12:12 am Thu Mar 11 EDTDeleted

A teenager scoring 21 points on 50% shooting is clamped. Im so hyped for Zion man, this was one of his *worst* games and he still made an impact. 6

Would you call Paul Georges 2019 season a fluke 12:47 am Thu Mar 11 EDTDeleted

This is the perfect answer 4

Do you see the Kings trading Marvin Bagley at some point 8:44 am Thu Mar 11 EDTDeleted

Theyre like 7-1 since the all-star break. Pay more attention smh. 5

Mike Conley came up big today and secured the win over the Celtics with a statline of 23 3 5 on 6 made threes10:21 pm Fri Mar 12 EDTDeleted

Hes been really finding some form since returning to the starting lineup. Jazz have suddenly won 4 straight 1

Biased ESPN1:09 am Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

Bro theyre calling for a flagrant after Giannis contested a jump shot with his eyes on the ball the whole time -2

Is Giannis bad in crunch time because his team is better than most so they usually have a comfortable lead and Giannis never gets experience under pressure 1:15 am Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

Here come the bad takes 7

The Lakers have now clinched a playoff berth1:14 am Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

Yeah but karma 3

Malik the beast Beasley tonight 28pts on 14-21 FG and 4rebs1:17 am Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

Wolves fans must be in love with this guy. Hes been playing his heart out every game and is balling like crazy since joining the team 4

In their last 16 games the Utah Jazz have had two 4 game win streaks and two 4 game losing streaks 4:43 pm Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

On paper theyre a pretty good team but it really depends on how guys like Ingles and ONeale play in my opinion. T. heyve had inconsistent seasons and well need them to step up. Also hes had a slow start to the season (understatement) but Mike Conley 3

Harden is actually awful right now7:11 pm Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

Quadruple double! 26/10/10 with 10 turnovers. 1

All of James Playoff Choker Hardens playoff losses with Houston Includes Vegas odds and supporting cast ranking Kawhi for reference 8:34 pm Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

You didnt like the comments you got on the first post? 5

Post Game Thread The Cleveland Cavaliers 18-45 defeat the Denver Nuggets 42-21 104-102 behind Kevin Love 27 Points Delly 7 Points 11 Assists9:48 pm Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

Fantastic coaching by Denver not to call a timeout. 8

In the Jazzs last 21 games they have gone 4-0 0-5 4-0 0-4 amp 4-0 9:37 pm Sat Mar 13 EDTDeleted

Were going to lose 4 straight again. We play Toronto, Memphis, OKC and NOLA in our next four games. Our recent 5 game win streak was all against shitty East teams with the exception of a short-handed Boston 9

The Knicks are messing up up their season by playing tolerable basketball I wish we sucked harder to secure a guaranteed top 5 pick Thoughts 10:28 pm Sun Mar 14 EDTDeleted

With the new lottery odds it doesnt matter as much as past years 9

Highlights of terrible luke walton coaching 11:39 pm Sun Mar 14 EDTDeleted

The lack of substitution down the stretch was so stupid. For the unaware he failed to sub in Hield when the Kings were down 3 with possession 25

Is Utah really going to pay Gobert a max extension I wouldnt11:20 pm Mon Mar 15 EDTDeleted

Why do we need to make this post after everytime he plays a bad game? Like we just won 5 straight, we lose to the leagues 3rd beat team and all of a sudden we need to hate on Rudy again. Im so tired of this. 4

Rudy Gobert - 6 4 0 2 1 on 1-4 shooting 5 fouls Serge Ibaka - 27 13 3 0 0 on 9-17 shooting 1 foul11:27 pm Mon Mar 15 EDTDeleted

I understand him getting criticism for this shocking game but I wish it went both ways. We recently won 5 straight games and he was dominant in that stretch and nobody cares. As soon as the Jazz lose tho he gets all the hate 1

Gobert gets thrown out the game 1-4 FG 4 REB 5 Fouls in 31 minutes Ibaka amp Siakam 50 pts 24 REB11:27 pm Mon Mar 15 EDTDeleted

You should know more than anyone that players have bad games. Didnt embiid go scoreless against these same Raptors? 0

How would this team of prime LeBron and elite historical Role players be in today s NBA 8:20 pm Tue Mar 16 EDTDeleted

How would they not be a contender? 1

Rudy Gobert s Legacy10:09 pm Tue Mar 16 EDTDeleted

This sub goes hard on him when he plays bad. Its actually crazy 5

Rudy Gobert Support Post10:32 pm Tue Mar 16 EDTDeleted

Im so tired of this shit lol 4

Rudy Gobert - Hero or Villain10:15 pm Tue Mar 16 EDTDeleted

Hes just a polarising player. His good games are awesome because hell give you 20 points on 9/10 shooting while also impacting everything defensively. His bad games are really bad because his skill set of rim running and pick and roll play can 6

Rudy Gobert - Hero or Villain10:15 pm Tue Mar 16 EDTDeleted

Yeah he usually scores all his points in the paint, but in the end its 2 points and thats what matters. 1

Discussion How much money did Rudy Gobert cost the NBA by ignoring the Wuhan virus precautions 8:40 pm Wed Mar 17 EDTDeleted

Of course were gonna blame Rudy 8

Siegel Royce Young is reporting on ESPN that the Thunders head doc came sprinting out to the court moments before tip and that the belief is that its related to the players involved in this game 8:46 pm Wed Mar 17 EDTDeleted

Things are just getting worse and worse for him 6

Siegel Royce Young is reporting on ESPN that the Thunders head doc came sprinting out to the court moments before tip and that the belief is that its related to the players involved in this game 8:46 pm Wed Mar 17 EDTDeleted

Rudy lmao 20

What Sports Can I Still Watch Now Needed Escapism 12:43 pm Thu Mar 18 EDTDeleted

Australian Football starts this Friday 3

Do Ja and Zion win CoROTY-20 9:03 pm Thu Mar 18 EDTDeleted

Why? 6

Game 2 of the NBL Australia Finals is on at 9 30 AEST No fans in attendance 5:51 am Fri Mar 19 EDTDeleted

The home team, Perth Wildcats have won 4 of the last 6 championships in the league and in that stretch have never lost a grand finals series home game. Of course, that could change with their tremendous home crowd being unable to attempt the game. Th 1

Game 2 of the NBL Australia Finals is on at 9 30 AEST No fans in attendance 5:51 am Fri Mar 19 EDTDeleted

Just google "NBL Twitch", the game starts in half an hour. 2

The NBA should air some of the Hardwood Classics during the suspension3:12 am Sat Mar 20 EDTDeleted

I was actually thinking of doing this on the Utah jazz subreddit. The mod team will organise a stream on twitch for a past game and then have a game thread for the fans to comment on. It could be something nice to fill the void while NBA is gone. 3

This sub should do game threads and post game threads for classic games while the season is suspended3:29 am Sat Mar 20 EDTDeleted

I wholeheartedly agree. I think wed just need to get a twitch stream going for each game. It would be pretty great 6

Where would Curry rank all time if he had Bryants work ethic 2:24 am Mon Mar 22 EDTDeleted

I dont find you funny 2

What NBA player has the most attractive SO 10:56 pm Wed Mar 24 EDTDeleted

Did yall know Wades wife is 10 years older than him? 2

How good was Brandon Roy and who is his modern day comparison 11:14 pm Wed Mar 24 EDTDeleted

Made a couple All-NBA teams in as a SG in an era with Kobe, Wade, Manu so he was pretty good, probably a borderline top 10 player but definitely in the 10-20 range. 2

Is Joe Johnson the most coasting all-star of all time 9:32 am Fri Apr 9 EDTDeleted

Your AssFirstPointGuard Kyle Lowry probably fits in. Hes a 5 or 6 time all star and has made just the one All-NBA 3rd team in his career. Hes never been on the level of Curry, Westbrook, Paul or Lillard but hes constantly been able to get All Star re 4

Is Joe Johnson the most coasting all-star of all time 9:32 am Fri Apr 9 EDTDeleted

Whats unfortunate about him making the hall of fame? Dude is one of the most clutch players in the past 20 seasons. 3

Is Joe Johnson the most coasting all-star of all time 9:32 am Fri Apr 9 EDTDeleted

Spot on mate. 1

Is Joe Johnson the most coasting all-star of all time 9:32 am Fri Apr 9 EDTDeleted

I could go on and on about why T-Mac is the biggest fraud ever but it basically boils down to the fact that he: A) Literally never won a single playoff series. Not once, he did not make it out of the first round ever. B) Was a perennial playoff 0

I don t know why people are so ignorant about clinical depression6:48 pm Fri Apr 16 EDTDeleted

Ok 1

Every game 7 in NBA history was a massive choke11:29 pm Thu Apr 22 EDTDeleted

This is one of the stupidest things Ive ever seen 3

Lakers Anthony Davis selling Westlake Village estate for 8 million2:01 am Sat Apr 24 EDTDeleted

He gone? 1

How would you feel if your team won a championship in the most asterisked season of all time 7:21 am Sun May 2 EDTDeleted

Give me the biggest asterisk ever and Id take it. Everyone can call the team the worst championship team ever, say they lucked into it, whatever. Id absolutely take the asterisk championship. 2

Phil Jackson on Lebron choosing to go straight to the NBA out of high school Yet as talented as LeBron James definitely appears to be I don t believe any nineteen-year-old should be playing in the NBA 11:44 pm Sun May 2 EDTDeleted

I mean LeBrons the exception but generally speaking its not a bad idea for players to stay in college and have a back up plan if the NBA doesnt work out for them. All it takes is one injury and a players career can be altered. 2

Was that 2019 Raptors team the worst team to ever win a championship 1:14 am Thu May 6 EDTDeleted

They were also 17-5 without Kawhi in their championship season. 4

Is Chris Paul the true point guard of the decade 2:02 am Fri May 7 EDTDeleted

Its Stephen Curry, dont overthink it. > Curry could not lead a team like CP3 is leading the Thunder. Also this statement is full of shit, he lead the Warriors to 67 wins in 2014-15. > CP3 would win multiple rings with Durant/Klay/Draymo 2

Are we just going to ignore the fact that Giannis s official twitter account just said that he s coming to the Warriors 6:04 pm Thu May 13 EDTDeleted

Yeah coz he got hacked, are we also gonna ignore that he reportedly hit Ayesha Curry? 1

Larry Bird is the greatest white player of all-time 4:13 am Fri May 14 EDTDeleted

I dont think anyone forgets him, dudes a consensus pick in everybodys top 10 of all-time. Its just that people werent old enough to watch him. The dude is a 3x MVP who finished top 3 in MVP voting for 8 consecutive seasons after finishing 4th in his 2

Potential Rudy Gobert trades to every NBA team9:35 am Fri May 14 EDTDeleted

I dont know whether to upvote this for effort or downvote it because I dont want it to be true. Jokes aside if the Jazz have to trade Gobert I really wanna see him team up with Trae Young. Theyd be such a good duo on offence in a deadly pick and roll 1

The trio of LaMarcus Aldridge Brandon Roy and Greg Oden only played 62 games together They had a 50-12 record5:15 am Fri May 21 EDTDeleted

I understand the hypothetical behind the line-up but it doesnt make sense. Portland wouldnt have drafted Dame if that team stayed really good (no injuries) and CJ doesnt become the player he is without having a season (15-16) to be ball dominant and 1

Is kawhi the only superstar that doesnt turn his teammates into spot up shooters 11:30 pm Sat May 22 EDTDeleted

Yeah exactly, Curry averaging like 28/6/7 in the 2018 finals shows his lack of killer instinct. He should be more like Kawhi and average 18/6/2 on a loaded Spurs team to win a real FMVP... 3

Hot opinion on KD1:04 am Sun May 23 EDTDeleted

Youre so brave Op 2

You Should Be BANNED From Talking Basketball Post Your Hottest of Takes12:42 am Wed May 26 EDTDeleted

Side note these threads are one of the few threads that actually create basketball discussion on this subreddit because people actually say what they believe instead of what they think will get upvoted. 9

You Should Be BANNED From Talking Basketball Post Your Hottest of Takes12:42 am Wed May 26 EDTDeleted

From a purely basketball perspective I dont really understand how Dirk can be ranked ahead of Malone. The ring must really shape peoples perceptions because there is nothing that Dirk is better at than Malone on the basketball court with the excepti 6

Should Jordan be taken out of the record books 9:14 am Wed May 26 EDTDeleted

You know what I think thats fair. Everyone please congratulate your back to back champions [the Utah Jazz](https://imgur.com/a/J0lU7Tx) 1

Is Kawhi one of the most unique nba players ever 2:28 am Thu May 27 EDTDeleted

Kawhi finishing 4th in rookie of the year voting was him getting 1 first place vote out of a possible 120 lol. 1

Are you okay with the NBA doing away with conferences and having a 1-16 playoff format this year 11:55 pm Mon May 31 EDTDeleted

Anything but facing Houston 1

Best Center ever 12:13 am Mon Jun 7 EDTDeleted

Did Shaq have the highest peak of just the highest peak youre aware of? In 1972 Kareem averaged 35/17/5 while shooting 57% from the field and leading Milwaukee to a 63 win season. Its definitely debatable with Shaqs absolutely insane finals aver 2

Is Jayson Tatum a potential Hall of Fame candidate like Zion or Luka 11:08 pm Wed Jun 9 EDTDeleted

Hes as much of a HOF candidate as any young player with an allstar appearance. Dude has his whole career Infront of him. 20

Why do Celtics fans think their franchise is on the level of the Lakers all time 10:42 pm Thu Jun 10 EDTDeleted

The merger was in 1977 so that should be considered as a starting point for the "modern NBA" 1

Who is the NBA s biggest simp11:13 pm Thu Jun 10 EDTDeleted

Paul George got caught simping for a thick dude. Then he knocked up a stripper and got stuck into marrying her. Does that count? 3

KD injury turned out to be ok11:28 pm Thu Jun 10 EDTDeleted

I mean he still got injured when he was at his best. In his last 3 weeks (8games) before the injury against Houston he had averaged 38.8 PPG on 52/43/90 shooting. 4

My friend says Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Dennis Schr der Nerlens Noel and Danilo Gallinari are better than Chris Paul this year Can you please tell him he is wrong Clowns accepted 12:35 am Mon Jun 14 EDTDeleted

I disagree with Noel but I do feel like the rest of the OKC team doesnt get enough credit for their season. Too many people are pinning all the success on CP3 which isnt fair for what the others have achieved, especially Gallo. 5

The record for most seasons played before averaging a career-high in scoring is 13 Three players achieved the feat in their 13th season Chauncey Billups in 2009-10 19 5 Lou Williams in 2017-18 22 6 and J J Redick in 2018-19 18 1 7:08 am Mon Jun 14 EDTDeleted

Whats the record for most consecutive seasons of increases in PPG? I remember Haywards streak was at 7 or 8 before he joined Boston. 1

Whats up with Zions defensive rebounding Wasnt his rebounding considered a strength coming out of college 11:42 pm Thu Jun 17 EDTDeleted

The pelicans dont need him fighting for defensive rebounds, they want him running out on offence and in transition as soon as they get possession. Favors is a great rebounder and so is Lonzo, letting Zo get the rebound often is better coz he gets the 2

Whats up with Zions defensive rebounding Wasnt his rebounding considered a strength coming out of college 11:42 pm Thu Jun 17 EDTDeleted

Whats contradictory about it? Youd rather have Westbrook getting the rebound and bringing the ball up the court than Zion. Hes quicker and has better ball control. Dont overthink it. 2

Whats up with Zions defensive rebounding Wasnt his rebounding considered a strength coming out of college 11:42 pm Thu Jun 17 EDTDeleted

Youre just being obtuse. Whos going to get an outlet pass to Russ? Whos going to bring the ball up the court? Theres also a massive difference between a big man rim running and a 63 point guard 1

How many rings would Lebron have if he had a teammate like Pippen 12:37 am Mon Jun 21 EDTDeleted

You mean like Wade? Bosh? Kyrie? Love? Davis? LeBron always changes teams when hes a free agent to go to the best situation for him. He shouldnt need to have on long term teammate when he always replaces the old dudes with better younger guys. 1

Do you think eSports growing in popularity would ever cause traditional sports to die out 2:12 am Wed Jun 23 EDTDeleted

lmao 2

Who are some iconic members of this sub 2:45 am Wed Jun 23 EDTDeleted

/u/sim888 is the goat 1

Which player in NBA history can fit any team from any time period seamlessly Or is there such a player 3:07 am Wed Jun 23 EDTDeleted

Kevin Durant 5

Every NBA Player shoots 100 wide open 3s who makes the least amount 11:13 pm Sun Jun 27 EDTDeleted

2Pat has hit 500+ career threes on 37% shooting, hes do fine. 5

Late Night trade scenario Chris Paul to the Jazz and Mike Conley to the Heat3:52 am Tue Jun 29 EDTDeleted

Id rather have one more year of Conley than be stuck with 3 years of CP3 on a $124 Million contract when we have to pay Gobert and Mitchell soon. Mike was also finding some good form with the Jazz after returning from injury and familiarising with th 1

What are some of your favourite moments as a fan of your team 10:46 pm Wed Jun 30 EDTDeleted

Bogdanovics buzzer beaters this season 1

Why do people always bring up LeBrons 3-6 finals record but not MJs first-round losses 11:00 pm Wed Jun 30 EDTDeleted

Because 6 championships is more than 3. The aim at the start of the season for each team is to win it all, not to simply get to the finals. 5

Why do people always bring up LeBrons 3-6 finals record but not MJs first-round losses 11:00 pm Wed Jun 30 EDTDeleted

I would. Didnt LeBron miss playoffs in his first two seasons with Cleveland? In the end its about winning rings and its not 6-0 vs 3-6, its 6 rings vs 3 rings. 1

Why is tim duncan always put above kobe all time on here 2:10 am Thu Jul 1 EDTDeleted

Duncan never won less than 50 games in a season, never had a teammate as good as Shaq and was elite from his rookie year (1st team All-NBA as a rookie!) 3

Did Avery Bradley use the BLM protests are a cover for avoiding the restart of the NBA season 12:14 pm Thu Jul 1 EDTDeleted

It was literally the first thing mentioned. 7

I dont understand why anyone would put an asterisk on this years eventual champion 4:22 am Fri Jul 2 EDTDeleted

How can you not understand that the circumstances this year are completely different? The regular season was **unexpectedly** cut short while the season was going so fixtures are all over the place, teams havent played in 3 months and theres no home 2

Some of the fucked up stuff that happened in the raptors championship run last year9:20 pm Sat Jul 10 EDTDeleted

So what do you want us to do with this information? Invalidate their championship or something? Also something like 70% of this list is just you re-using the KD injury stuff lol 4

Gregg Popovich Stephen Jacksons former coach is the child of Serbian immigrants in the 1940s who either fled survived Hitlers Genocide of the Serbs from 1941-1945 1:18 am Wed Jul 14 EDTDeleted

I find it weird that Jackson doubled down on this two to basically say "my suffering is worse than yours". Dont understand how people try to make a competition of this instead of having sympathy for each other. 4

Carmelo Anthony calls on 6 teams to drop Native American names- EXCEPT HIS OWN12:56 am Fri Jul 16 EDTDeleted

What in the every living fuck is offensive about the name Golden State **Warriors**? 4

Alvin Robertson averaged 3 steals per game four times during his career No other player has done it more than once He holds the top career steals-per-game average in league history with 2 71 per contest over 779 career games9:24 am Fri Jul 16 EDTDeleted

John Stockton is so unlucky to miss the cut-off for players to average over 3.0 steals multiple times. - In 1988 he averaged 2.95 per game. - In 1989 he averaged 3.21 per game. - In 1992 he averaged 2.98 per game. 4

Whose the better player overall Curry or Harden 9:23 am Sun Jul 18 EDTDeleted

Id also pick Curry but its kind of a silly argument to use, especially after last year. Harden averaged 35/7/6 on 60% TS in that series. Curry averaged 24/5/6 on 54% TS and his shooting splits were 40/28/90. With Durant playing 4 and a half 3

As a Jewish person I am happy for the apology But is any of this sincere 8:27 am Thu Jul 22 EDTDeleted

I strongly doubt its sincere. These dudes, especially Wade, just have a big ego and a reputation in the spotlight that theyre trying to preserve for as long as possible. 2

is SGA the 2nd best player from the 2018 draft 12:12 am Sun Jul 25 EDTDeleted

I dont see how you could argue that hes better than Trae. Hes honestly the most disrespected player in the league. 2nd in the league in scoring (which he does at 60% TS) and 2nd in the league in assists. If anyone else was doing this in their second 17

is SGA the 2nd best player from the 2018 draft 12:12 am Sun Jul 25 EDTDeleted

Thats pretty much my point. This guy has already had 12 games with at least 40 points in his career. 6 of those games have been 45 points or more. In 2019-20 he had to average 35/4/11 on 66% TS in wins because of how bad the Hawks team around him is. 3

is SGA the 2nd best player from the 2018 draft 12:12 am Sun Jul 25 EDTDeleted

> He’s a large reason why the hawks are such a terrible team. Hes the only reason why the Hawks didnt secure the worst W-L record in NBA history this year. Seeing a player dominate like he does offensively and try and use his defence to say that 2

I am now becoming an NBA Fan rather than a Team fan or a Player fan 10:38 pm Mon Jul 26 EDTDeleted

I can definitely see where youre coming from, especially with how Superstar focused the NBA is now. Players barely stay on a team for 3 years now, looking at recent trades, so it makes sense to follow your favourite players instead of being stuck with one 1

Who had the best season of these 4 and how would you rank them 2:49 am Wed Jul 28 EDTDeleted

Harden, Kobe, Wade, Lebron Harden should definitely be number one but the order of the others should be interchangeable. 1

Put Allen Iverson on the 19 Raptors how do they do Conversely put Kawhi on the 01 Sixers and how do they do 10:44 pm Wed Jul 28 EDTDeleted

If you put AI on the 2019 Raptors theyre losing in the second round 1

Who would be better Prime Shaq hitting 90 of his FT or Hakeem hitting 5 3s a game at 40 11:18 pm Wed Jul 28 EDTDeleted

Shaq at 90% from the free throw line sounds tempting but Hakeem having Steph like shooting is just unstoppable. 6

Please answer1:55 am Thu Jul 29 EDTDeleted

Do you mean which team has the most drives where they then kick the ball out to 3 point shooters? Houston and Utah do that a lot. 6

How many favourite players can I have 10:09 pm Thu Jul 29 EDTDeleted

As many as you like, dont let anyone tell you otherwise 2

At some point the mods need to call out u CP3forMVP blatant karma farming10:13 pm Thu Jul 29 EDTDeleted

Hes giving us quality highlights bro, why are you getting upset about someone else receiving internet points for providing something of value to the subreddit? 8

Is Steph Curry a Hall of Famer 4:55 am Fri Jul 30 EDTDeleted

Your friend is correct, Curry currently isnt a member of the hall of fame. 1

If a rookie entered the NBA and averaged 70-5-5 as the MVP and won the championship would he immediately become the undisputed GOAT 1:32 am Sun Aug 1 EDTDeleted

What do you think? 1

What would happen if Lebrons first place all nba votes were 50 guard and 50 forward Would he lose out on a spot 1:40 pm Wed Aug 4 EDTDeleted

Yeah Im really confused by how thats happening but theyll probably just give it to whichever position gets more votes. Also Realistically it would trigger the league to change the rule the following season and make All-NBA teams like All-Rookie teams. 1

Rudy Gobert whose positive test caused the suspension of the season scores the first points in the first game back 6:51 pm Thu Aug 5 EDTDeleted

Everyones trying to karma farm this lol 0

Who is winning Finals MVP LeBron James or Anthony Davis 12:11 am Fri Aug 6 EDTDeleted

dion 1

Would you rather have Zion Williamson or Brandon Clarke1:50 am Fri Aug 6 EDTDeleted

Is this a joke? 2

If youre the bucks whats the point in even trying to win right now 8:41 pm Fri Aug 6 EDTDeleted

Because professional basketball players like to win games of professional basketball 23

The most impressive part of Harden s game against the Mavs wasn t even his offensive production It was the fact that he guarded the ball handler 1 on 1 down the stretch5:15 am Sat Aug 7 EDTDeleted

2015-16 was when he had the really bad reputation as a defender because he got caught sleeping so often but I feel like since then hes really improved. Hes clearly got this size, smarts and strength to guard one on one when players back him down. He 3

Help me settle a debate with a friend3:58 am Sun Aug 8 EDTDeleted

Your friends probably right tho, basketball is all about outscoring an opponent. The best way to do that is to make baskets, the most efficient way to make baskets is with 3 balls and Dieng is a better shooter from 3 than KG. 6

Jonathan Issac jersey sales skyrocket11:09 am Sun Aug 8 EDTDeleted

I genuinely thought this was satire at first. 5

Is Giannis a dirty player 8:54 pm Sun Aug 8 EDTDeleted

Nah hes just big and clumsy sometimes, he was trying to rip the ball through. Not elbow Houses face 15

James Harden is 1 steal away from leading the league in steals12:10 am Mon Aug 9 EDTDeleted

Karl Malone made 4 All Defence teams including 1st teams in both MVP years. Are you trying to insinuate that he wasnt a great defender and suggest his steal numbers arent a true reflection of his defensive capabilities? 4

James Harden on how difficult it was to guard Giannis Next question 12:12 am Mon Aug 9 EDTDeleted

Hardens good at defending big players, its the small quicks he struggles with 8

LeBron James shooting in 4 games vs Clippers this season 7 19 9 24 7 17 6 198:41 pm Mon Aug 9 EDTDeleted

Theres no denying the Clippers defence can lock him down, I reckon itll really come to fruition in a playoff series. The problem is their team is a lot of great scorers without a lot of chemistry. 4

LeBron James shooting in 4 games vs Clippers this season 7 19 9 24 7 17 6 198:41 pm Mon Aug 9 EDTDeleted

Whether hes "trying" or not you dont see him go 29/79 from the field (36.7%) against anyone in the regular season. Theres clearly something the Clippers have done well defensively 3

Are the amount of serious injuries worth it 7:42 pm Tue Aug 10 EDTDeleted

Is this answer no, I think the answer is no 2

Blazers vs Rockets jerseys tonight10:16 pm Tue Aug 10 EDTDeleted

It always looks cool when theres two coloured jerseys instead of just the default white for the home team 3

Reminder that TJ Warren was traded for cash considerations and the 32nd draft pick10:59 pm Tue Aug 10 EDTDeleted

No he didnt, there was no indication that he wanted a trade. The suns salary dumped him to sign Rubio and Oubre iirc 3

Whos your top five point guard of all time 9:51 am Fri Aug 13 EDTDeleted

Hes got a bloody good case. 2008 MVP runner up. 7th alltime in assists. 8th alltime in steals. 8x All-NBA. 9x All Defence. 12 playoff appearances in 15 seasons. 1

Where do you rank the Knicks young core and how much potential do they have 11:35 am Sat Aug 14 EDTDeleted

Dont rate them at all, Barrett is average at best and Robinson is the only one who I think could be somewhat useful on a good team. Frank is too much of a liability on offence while overrated af defensively, Knox just doesnt seem NBA calibre and DSJ looks 6

All in favor of a Nuggets-Jazz first-round matchup 7:07 pm Sat Aug 14 EDTDeleted

Me too 2

If you cant be the best player on a championship team are you a role player 11:27 pm Sat Aug 14 EDTDeleted

No, theres a clear middle ground 1

Zion has a total - of -58 in the 5 games played in the bubble so far7:24 pm Sun Aug 15 EDTDeleted

His defence is so poor, just completely lacks any type of lateral movement to cover guards 6

Does anyone have a list of official tiebreakers for the four teams competing for a final playoff spot in the west 8:08 pm Tue Aug 17 EDTDeleted

Thats hard to get my head around but I do appreciate it. Do you know where I can find something that simply says: Memphis has the tiebreaker over Portland. Phoenix has the tiebreaker over Memphis.. as an example? 1

Does anyone have a list of official tiebreakers for the four teams competing for a final playoff spot in the west 8:08 pm Tue Aug 17 EDTDeleted

Thank you so much for this 1

Do tiebreaker rules apply for Spurs 8:31 pm Tue Aug 17 EDTDeleted

To my understanding they dont because their win percentage is 0.1% lower than the other teams, Im planning to have a simple to follow post up in half an hour showing all 16 remaining possible playoff outcomes for the 8th seed 1

OC A complete guide of who will secure the 8th seed in the West based on all possible outcomes 9:30 pm Tue Aug 17 EDTDeleted

Thanks for letting me know, hopefully this works. https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1KIAB32ro1NZW57fo3W9yqqMpaj7HucxfWkCDiaWy2HY/edit?usp=sharing. If not this should definitely work: https://imgur.com/a/2jN9sBe 3

OC A complete guide of who will secure the 8th seed in the West based on all possible outcomes 9:30 pm Tue Aug 17 EDTDeleted

Nah thats ok. Basically you just need to follow the horizontal row of who you think will win each game and it will show what the standings will look like based on those results. 1

Giannis Suspension9:50 am Wed Aug 18 EDTDeleted

Imagine the Grizzlies making the playoffs because Mo Wagner pissed of Giannis 2

If the Thunder win their game tonight they will be locked into the 5th seed ensuring a first round playoff series against former Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook and the Houston Rockets 7:36 pm Wed Aug 18 EDTDeleted

Rockets are locked into 4th or 5th. If OKC win today, Houstons final game of the season just determines if they finish 4th or 5th but the Thunder matchup will be locked in. 1

Kristaps last 21 games - 27 11 2 on 609 TS9:01 pm Wed Aug 18 EDTDeleted

My early prediction for 2020-21 is that the Mavs win 60 games next season and Luka wins MVP. They lost a lot of really close games this season that made their win total lower that it shouldve been and I expect that to improve next year. 3

Post Game Thread The Toronto Raptors 51-20 defeat the Philadelphia 76ers 43-20 behind Stanley Johnsons game winning shot9:17 pm Wed Aug 18 EDTDeleted

This was such a wholesome game 1

OKC will finish the season with their highest win since 2016 11:41 pm Wed Aug 18 EDTDeleted

Now just imagine if the Rockets with Russ lose in the first round how much hell get criticised. 4

OKC will finish the season with their highest win since 2016 11:41 pm Wed Aug 18 EDTDeleted

Wouldnt surprise me if he gets a lot of 5th place votes. I think Giannis, Lebron will get 1st place and 2nd place votes. Harden will get a majority of 3rd. Kawhi, Lillard and Doncic will get 4th and 5th place votes with Davis, Jokic and Paul getting 1

Whos the better player 5:51 pm Thu Aug 19 EDTDeleted

I mean TS% is if youre a nerd who didnt watch the games but 47/40/93 shooting splits against elite defence is amazing. You could see the level of difficulty on the shots he hit and he did it at the highest level. 6

Whos the better player 5:51 pm Thu Aug 19 EDTDeleted

Are we comparing Dame vs GSW to Finals Kyrie OR Finals Kyrie to current Dame? Stay on topic dude. 5

Whos the better player 5:51 pm Thu Aug 19 EDTDeleted

For what its worth: Finals Kyrie averaged 28/4/4 on 47/40/93 to go with 1.9 steals and 0.6 blocks per game playing at the highest level of competition against Warriors teams that were 1st, 5th and 1st in defensive rating. 7

Whos the better player 5:51 pm Thu Aug 19 EDTDeleted

This is tricky tho, because I take "current Dame" to be the 7 games hes played in the bubble. MVP Russ maintained an elite level of play and would have many 7 game stretches that rival Dame. 8

How would Damian Lillard and Carmelo Anthony s legacies be effected if the Blazers won it all this year 11:01 pm Thu Aug 19 EDTDeleted

Lets see if they can win today against the G League Nets first 43

I noticed that K Malones franchise career high was 50 he is also 2 all time in points anyone think his career high would be more than 50 4:36 pm Mon Aug 23 EDTDeleted

50 is his Playoff career high which he set against Seattle in 2000 at age 37. He had 61 on 21/26 shooting once in 28 minutes against the Bucks in 1990 for his career high overall 11

Pretty sure that apart the record for most points on a playoff debut Luka Doncic also set the record for turnovers 11:56 pm Mon Aug 23 EDTDeleted

Yeah but lets focus on the positives 5

Pretty sure that apart the record for most points on a playoff debut Luka Doncic also set the record for turnovers 11:56 pm Mon Aug 23 EDTDeleted

The second year player in his playoff debut still dropping 42/7/9 against the arguable championship favourites treatment 5

I like Luka but he needs to learn to cut down his turnovers or hell never be a truly great point guard like a Deron Williams or a Rondo in their prime12:02 am Tue Aug 24 EDTDeleted

Hes a second year player who just dropped 42/7/9. This is like people blaming Mitchells 8 second violation on our loss. 17

Khris Middleton stats over his last 9 playoff games 14 points 4 5 assists 6 4 assists on 36 from the field and 33 from three with 2 2 turnovers a game9:24 pm Tue Aug 24 EDTDeleted

Of course its a raptors fan posting this, yall have some weird obsession of hating the players and teams that you beat during your championship run 4

This narrative about Clippers choking is just ridiculous7:48 am Thu Sep 23 EDTDeleted

The fact that they had 16, 19 and 12 point leads in close out games and couldnt secure victory is the reason theyre being labelled as having choked. 34

The Utah Jazz would have played against the Clippers if the Bucks did not protest Blakes shooting 11:54 am Thu Sep 23 EDTDeleted

Doesnt matter, we had our chances and didnt take advantage of them. Personally Im just proud that we managed to win 3 games against the Nuggets considering Bogdanovics injury. We didnt even play badly in our 4 losses but Murray just stole the game wi 1

Refs did heavily influence Lakers-Nuggets game and its a shame r NBA acts as if it aint true6:04 am Sat Sep 25 EDTDeleted

The issue is it goes both ways and Jokic got away with multiple other fouls. 24 free throws is a ridiculous total for one quarter but the Nuggets also dont necessarily have the defenders to contain Anthony Davis appropriately. 1

What happened to lebron in 2015 6:29 pm Sat Sep 25 EDTDeleted

Apparently nobody here knows what theyre talking about. In 2015 Lebron was dealing with back and knee injuries which caused him to have an interupted season leading to a noticeable decline which was dubbed as "LeDecline" at the time. He was still eas 12

What happened to lebron in 2015 6:29 pm Sat Sep 25 EDTDeleted

And thats a perfectly valid question for a new fan. - In 2014 with the Heat, James averaged 27.4 PPG on 57/41/81 shooting in 20 games. - In 2015 with the Cavs, James averaged 30.1 PPG on 42/23/71 shooting in 20 games. I dont understand why 7

Is this an accurate list of the current top 10 players in the NBA 11:02 pm Sun Sep 26 EDTDeleted

That one seems like it could be interchangeable and I can definitely see the argument since Dame has proven more so far in his career. It was a genuine coin toss for me. 1

Is this an accurate list of the current top 10 players in the NBA 11:02 pm Sun Sep 26 EDTDeleted

Yeah that was a tricky one for me, can definitely see the argument both ways. The main thing that made me put Harden above Giannis is I feel like the Greek Freaks inability to shoot in the playoffs (especially free throws) hindered his teams ability to su 1

Lakers could easily be down 2-111:03 pm Tue Sep 28 EDTDeleted

Thats basketball for you 15

What non top 10 player could you add to the remaining teams to make them go 16-0 in the playoffs 9:04 pm Sat Oct 2 EDTDeleted

Chris Paul, Donovan Mitchell, Jayson Tatum, Brandon Ingram and, Joel Embiid are five that immediately come to mind. Devin Booker sixth man would work too. Jokic should be top 10 over Russ in your list 2

Lee Franchises go from sugar to shiggity when LeBron James leaves Its a testament to Erik Spoelstra Pat Riley amp Heat Culture that this organization is back in the NBA Finals - vs LeBron - only six years after his departure Built up from the middl10:09 pm Sun Oct 3 EDTDeleted

Franchises? Its just the Cavs who are shit lol 5

Boston has now lost 3 of the last 4 ECFs2:04 am Mon Oct 4 EDTDeleted

Most teams would kill for that type of success 8

Whats your favorite commercial thats been continuously airing since the playoffs started 9:53 pm Wed Oct 6 EDTDeleted

Idk but how the hell are the Lakers 9/15 from three 7

As a Laker fan I am truly sorry for the disheartening loss to injuries with Bam Dragic and a hobbling Jimmy Buckets on the Heat tonight11:31 pm Wed Oct 6 EDTDeleted

You dont need to apologize for shit 1

It s crazy that in the last 6 finals only one title doesn t won t carry an sterisk 11:52 am Thu Oct 7 EDTDeleted

Dont you get it dude, the Warriors championship for being the best team in the league deserves an asterisk because the players on that legally assembled team were too good at basketball. 4

Does lebron surpass MJ in the GOAT conversation after they 4-0 the heat 11:39 pm Fri Oct 8 EDTDeleted

I dont see how this swings the pendulum. If you think LeBron is the Goat this series doesnt change that and if you think Jordan is the Goat this series means barely anything in the scheme of things 5

ANTHONY DAVIS VS GIANNIS ANTETOKOUNMPO4:19 am Sun Oct 10 EDTDeleted

Imagine if Giannis got to play with LeBron instead of Khris Middleton 0

ANTHONY DAVIS VS GIANNIS ANTETOKOUNMPO4:19 am Sun Oct 10 EDTDeleted

Is this r/nbacirclejerk? 3

Why is 6-0 better than 3-6 10:58 am Sun Oct 10 EDTDeleted

There is absolutely no way that you could justify 6-0 being better than 6-6. Both would have 6 championships but 6-6 means that one player was able to lead their team further in a season an additional six times in comparison to the other who was sim 3

Im sorry but the Lakers fans dont deserve this championship 10:17 am Wed Oct 13 EDTDeleted

Oh well, nothing we can do about it 5

Who is the better player Luka Or Jimmy James 3:24 am Sat Oct 16 EDTDeleted

Luka Doncic individually wouldve been an easy pick before the playoffs but at this stage I guess you have to give the nod to Butler right? Hes basically averaging a 29 point triple double on 67% TS in the NBA Finals while still playing fantastic defe 5

Demarcus Cousin misses out on a ring once again 2:50 am Mon Oct 18 EDTDeleted

Lmao Id rather have 200 million in the bank than a ring that I know I contributed nothing towards. 2

What is the difference between Rudy Gobert and Giannis 9:58 pm Tue Oct 19 EDTDeleted

If Rudy was "allowed to dribble" hed average 20 turnovers per game lol. 8

Where do you think Luka Doncic will end up 10:15 am Wed Oct 20 EDTDeleted

> How many players were MVP-level players in their second season at age 20? - Kevin Durant finished 2nd in MVP voting when he was 21. - LeBron James finished 2nd in MVP voting when he was 21. - Shaq finished 4th in MVP voting when he was 21. 5

Where do you think Luka Doncic will end up 10:15 am Wed Oct 20 EDTDeleted

You hit the nail on the head there. Here are how young those players were when they made their first All-NBA team. |Players|Age Years|Age Days| :--|--:|--:| |LeBron James|21|110| |Kevin Durant|21|197| |Tim Duncan|21|359| |Shaquille ONeal|22|49| 2

Where do you think Luka Doncic will end up 10:15 am Wed Oct 20 EDTDeleted

Yep, If the regular season hadnt been delayed due to cover he wouldve set the all time record as the youngest at around 21 years and 50 days. 2

Steph Curry stats without Draymond and Durant in playoffs11:54 am Wed Oct 20 EDTDeleted

Whats the sample size for games played. Seems like something you conveniently left off. Also if you think the leader of the two best regular season records since Michael Jordans Bulls and a unanimous MVP is relying on Draymond Green to be great tha 1

Steph Curry stats without Draymond and Durant in playoffs11:54 am Wed Oct 20 EDTDeleted

Can you send a link for that source that you used? 1

Can Isaiah Thomas and Demarcus Cousins extremely elevate a poor team with a superstar 3:04 am Thu Oct 21 EDTDeleted

People dont understand the value of Gobert so they think an inefficient turnover prone ball dominant big is more effective because he might be able to score 20-22 points. 2

LeBron James has made the Finals more than have the seasons hes played in 10 out of 17 6:07 am Thu Oct 21 EDTDeleted

Magic making 9 finals in 11 seasons is why hes 4th all-time in my player rankings list, (behind MJ, LeBron and Kareem). Combine that with 10 All-NBA first team appearances and 9 seasons in the top 3 for MVP voting he was at the top of his game from t 1

George Karl Almost 10 years ago Melo was traded to the Knicks from our Nuggets That trade hasn t been reviewed properly still I strongly believe it was one of the best trades in NBA history - for the Nuggets 11:51 pm Mon Nov 1 EDTDeleted

Marcus Morris trade 4

Top 100 players of all time Please give your thoughts 1:58 am Sun Nov 7 EDTDeleted

Its always difficult to rank 100 players but theres some takes theatre shocking here. Particularly James Harden at 72 when you have Klay one spot ahead him. Harden should unquestionably be top 50 at a bare minimum. 5

Top 100 players of all time Please give your thoughts 1:58 am Sun Nov 7 EDTDeleted

Whats the reasoning in that case for ranking shooting guards like Manu, Klay, Vince, T-Mac etc over Harden. Theres no way that Harden is the 14th ranked shooting guard of all-time. Hes put together 5 MVP calibre seasons in his career and never missed 4

OC I simulated rockets vs warriors 2018 series 1000 times digitally9:00 pm Tue Nov 9 EDTDeleted

Everyone knows the Warriors were the better team, they were just hopeful Houston could work a miracle. The warriors had wins in that series by 41 and 29 points while the Rockets were winning by 3 and 4 points 0

OC I simulated rockets vs warriors 2018 series 1000 times digitally9:00 pm Tue Nov 9 EDTDeleted

Yall still got outscored by 63 points across the 7 games, I doubt theres many 7 game series that have had that big a point differential. 0

If Dante Exum stayed healthy and developed would he have been an Allstar Trying to comp RJ Hamptons ceiling11:06 pm Sun Nov 14 EDTDeleted

Absolutely not. Dude was drafted only for his athleticism, lateral quickness and first step but apart from that he just straight up doesnt have basketball skills. Maybe if he stayed healthy and developed he couldve been a starter quality player. 6

If Dante Exum stayed healthy and developed would he have been an Allstar Trying to comp RJ Hamptons ceiling11:06 pm Sun Nov 14 EDTDeleted

Yeah he had some nice moments, [this will always be my favourite memory of him](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yN79DymzjZg), but ultimately hes been a disappointment. Im Australian so I really wanted him to develop but it seems that hes now wasted potent 4

If Dante Exum stayed healthy and developed would he have been an Allstar Trying to comp RJ Hamptons ceiling11:06 pm Sun Nov 14 EDTDeleted

Yeah I follow the NBL so I managed to catch a bunch of his games. Hampton currently seems very raw so Im a bit unsure on how to discuss his potential and make comparisons. That said I think Hampton is more developed at this stage than Exum was. He wo 1

If Dante Exum stayed healthy and developed would he have been an Allstar Trying to comp RJ Hamptons ceiling11:06 pm Sun Nov 14 EDTDeleted

He has the physical gifts but what did he do well on the court except for sliding laterally in a defensive stance? Hes not a good ball handler, not a good shooter, not a good playmaker, not a good slasher, not a good scorer, not a good rebounder, not 2

People hate on Derozan too much Could he win a chip in a lineup of Smart-DeRozan-Brown-Tatum-Vucevic 12:14 am Wed Nov 17 EDTDeleted

With what cap space bro? 1

Does steph have the 2 best mvp seasons of the last 20 years 11:48 pm Wed Nov 17 EDTDeleted

2016 has an argument but 2015 isnt really that high up there. In the last 20 years the most impressive MVPs are 2000 Shaq, 2004 KG, 2009 Lebron, 2013 Lebron, 2014 KD and 2020 Giannis 9

Does steph have the 2 best mvp seasons of the last 20 years 11:48 pm Wed Nov 17 EDTDeleted

His playoffs performance was extremely underwhelming but his regular season, particularly pre-bubble was historic and by many metrics was actually considered right up there for the best of all time. 30/14/6 averages in just 30 minutes per game with D 4

Does steph have the 2 best mvp seasons of the last 20 years 11:48 pm Wed Nov 17 EDTDeleted

For what its worth I feel like 2019 Harden and 2008 Chris Paul should be on that list if were talking about the greatest seasons of the last 20 years but they didnt win MVP so I had to exclude them. 2

Horford for Westbrook 11:31 am Thu Nov 18 EDTDeleted

What do you think mate? 1

OConnor If the Hornets trade for Russell Westbrook congratulations to them for grabbing the 8th seed and getting swept in the first round for the next three years 11:33 am Thu Nov 18 EDTDeleted

Well that makes two of us then. 1

Greatest Passers of All Time11:37 am Thu Nov 18 EDTDeleted

John Stockton led the league in assists for 8 straight seasons and has an untouchable assist record. He also reportedly perfected 72 unique variations on the PnR so hed surely be up there. 9

Kyrie Irving has denounced Thanksgiving11:19 am Mon Nov 22 EDTDeleted

Yeah Im with you there, Kyrie has some unpopular opinions but theres nothing wrong with this. 11

Kyrie Irving has denounced Thanksgiving11:19 am Mon Nov 22 EDTDeleted

I mean I can understand why at least, its not as crazy or outlandish as the flat earth stuff. 3

My Complete NBA Mock Draft 1st Round3:42 am Tue Nov 23 EDTDeleted

Josh Green to the Jazz would be absolutely brilliant. Nice write up overall and I liked the added twist to things 1

Controversial Opinion The trade the Suns completed to get a 35 year old Chris Paul will be seen in the same light as the Al Horford contract within the next year and similarly will close the door on the Suns title chances completely 4:26 am Tue Nov 23 EDTDeleted

Exactly, the Suns have missed the playoffs in 11 straight years. Trading for a proven star guard can help build a culture and lead them towards some success. Im sure Suns fans would be thrilled with a first round exit in 2021. At the absolute least 7

Why does r nba hate Danny Ainge so much 9:44 am Wed Nov 24 EDTDeleted

Hate is a very strong word, Ive never really seen hate for him, definitely not as a consensus opinion. Id say hes pretty well respected. 3

I consider Capricorn Aquarius and Pisces to be the best possible astrological signs for basketball and Gemini and Sagittarius to be the worst Based on this analysis this is the correct draft order this evening 9:53 am Wed Nov 24 EDTDeleted

How does this compare to past drafts? 2

Reminder Dwight couldn t even play in the Rocket series It s not that big of a deal for the lakers to lose him and his defense for a 19 ppg player that shoots 60 for his career and is on a tradable cheap deal 10:47 pm Fri Nov 26 EDTDeleted

Agree, suprised to see heavily upvoted comments saying people would rather have Dwight. 1

2002 WcF kings fan asking about 2017 World Series10:29 am Sat Nov 27 EDTDeleted

The Lakers got the advantage of poor reffing. The Astros genuinely cheated and broke the rules. Massive difference. 10

2002 WcF kings fan asking about 2017 World Series10:29 am Sat Nov 27 EDTDeleted

Probably wouldnt have considering your best player shot like Ben Wallace from the line. Chris Webber went 16/35 (45.7%) from the line in that series 1

2002 WcF kings fan asking about 2017 World Series10:29 am Sat Nov 27 EDTDeleted

Kings shot 2/20 from three and 14/30 from the free throw line in game 7 of the 2002 WCF. The game was decided in overtime. I know their argument is that game 7 should never have happened but they absolutely choked on their home floor when they had th 5

How well do you think Tampa Bay will do this season 7:28 pm Sun Nov 28 EDTDeleted

Aaron Baynes would be sick 14

If Rob Pelinka doesn t win EOTY of the year I ll shave my head and ask my crush out in a Caruso jersey10:27 pm Sun Nov 28 EDTDeleted

Im here to tell you right now...we dont care 69

Of the 28 Counties with an NBA Team only one has voted for Donald J Trump10:54 pm Sun Nov 28 EDTDeleted

Fun fact, OKC also has the worst education funding in the past decade of all US States. 11

What ever happened to u sim888 6:43 am Tue Nov 30 EDTDeleted

Yeah hes one of the best users on here but got banned from the mods after making a meme that referenced Jamal Murrays IG story in a visual way. 7

The rise and fall of the Warriors3:53 pm Wed Dec 1 EDTDeleted

They won their first ring because they won the most regular season games of any team in the post Jordan era, were 1st in defensive rating, 1st in PPG and then beat the Pelicans, Grizzlies and Rockets In the playoffs. 4

Serious Prime LeBron James vs Mike Tyson6:13 am Sun Dec 5 EDTDeleted

Mike Tyson bro, wtf. He literally started his career 45-1. Hed rip off Lebrons head. 7

Who would you consider some of the softest players in the league 5:58 pm Tue Dec 7 EDTDeleted

Hes a big man that never protects the paint too. Ive seen him just flinch and not even contest a shot when players get deep in the lane. Dudes like Baynes for example will contest every shot even if it means getting dunked on but Drummond hides from those 1

If Lebron 3 peats with the Lakers he would be the conesus GOAT right 8:12 pm Tue Dec 7 EDTDeleted

Yeah hed probably be the more common GOAT pick but there would always be people saying that Jordan achieved that already in far fewer seasons. 4

Which season do you think Kevin Durant peaked as a player 2013-14 or 2016-17 3:17 am Wed Dec 8 EDTDeleted

2013-14 for sure, he was doing everything on offence while being the focal point of every other teams defensive game plan and he didnt have Westbrook for most of the season. His increased efficiency in the 2017 season is largely attributed to lower 3

What if other NBA players were named like Ja Morant 7:55 pm Wed Dec 8 EDTDeleted

Bruhhhh who cares Russ just got traded 5

Is Westbrook the best player to ever wear a Wizards jersey 3:45 am Thu Dec 9 EDTDeleted

Nah this dude whose name rhymes with Cycle Broaden 6

Who is the better offensive player Prime Pau Gasol or current AD 7:35 pm Thu Dec 9 EDTDeleted

Theres not really an argument from prime Pau being better 1

r NBA Power Rankings8:59 pm Thu Dec 9 EDTDeleted

lmao. the Jazz behind the Grizzlies, Pelicans, Wizards and Magic makes absolutely zero sense unless Gobert and Mitchell both get injured. 2

Troy Weaver DET GM speech pattern11:28 am Fri Dec 10 EDTDeleted

Good bot 11

Can someone explain the Hornets hype to me 10:29 am Mon Dec 13 EDTDeleted

I havent seen a lot of Hornets hype but adding arguably the best player in the draft and a former all-star who averaged an extremely efficient 18/6/4 as the fourth option to a 9th seeded team is enough to get excited about if youre a Hornets fan. PJ 1

Despite being in the NBA for 3 more years Devin Booker is the same age as Donovan Mitchell8:37 pm Tue Dec 14 EDTDeleted

We hear this every year lol 1

Mandatory IQ tests need to be implemented7:00 pm Wed Dec 15 EDTDeleted

IQ tests dont determine how smart you are, its just about understanding patterns. 3

The Milwaukee Bucks from 2006-2018 where 10-24 in the playoffs in the 2019 playoffs alone they started 10-18:19 pm Wed Dec 15 EDTDeleted

Didnt they also win zero playoff series from 2002 until 2017. Its crazy, yet understandable, how quickly the expectation for them has been championship or bust. This past season by winning against Orlando in round 1 they actually had their 4th best 6

Has the window closed for the Celtics for the time being 9:00 pm Fri Dec 17 EDTDeleted

Not at all. They have a budding superstar, a perfect second option and a great support cast. Theyve made the ECF in 3 of the last 4 years. If anything other teams are making way for them 9

Does an MVP award automatically make a player top 50 all time 11:13 pm Fri Dec 17 EDTDeleted

No. Most of the top 50 all-time would be there whether they had an MVP or not. Top 50 is a combination of peak performance and longevity so one award isnt enough. 4

Jordans stats in his first playoff series win 45 2ppg 5 4reb 4 8ast 2 8stl 1 6blk on 56 shooting7:27 pm Sat Dec 18 EDTDeleted

> Pippen came off the bench 4 of 5 games and only really played particularly well in game 5. Charles Oakley was the second best player for the Bulls and averaged 10.8 ppg. Yet clowns still say that Jordan couldnt win without Pippen. 13

Lonzo Ball hits a 3 the same time Lamelo enters the game7:28 pm Mon Dec 20 EDTDeleted

Thats not very nice, we talk to others with respect over here 1

Does LaMaelo has a chance to be top 3 all time in assists Its obvious LaMelos game is all about passing and playmaking 7:53 pm Mon Dec 20 EDTDeleted

I dont think you realise what it takes to be top 3 all-time in assists. Even Chris Paul isnt up there and hes averaged 9.5 per game for like 15 years 8

GOAT discussions8:01 pm Mon Dec 20 EDTDeleted

Me an intellectual: John Stockton is the GOAT. Basketball is a team game all about outscoring your opponent so theres no better metric than assists to represent basketball. Entering 2019-20 Stockton had more career assists than Lebron and Westbrook c 0

GOAT discussions8:01 pm Mon Dec 20 EDTDeleted

What better way to outscore your opponents in a team game than to get your teammates points! 1

GOAT discussions8:01 pm Mon Dec 20 EDTDeleted

True that, qualifying for the playoffs in 19/19 seasons is very impressive. Just another reason why hes the GOAT 5

WNBA pay gap and how it furthers stigma7:35 pm Mon Dec 20 EDTDeleted

Its definitely a harsh reality since the women are literally the top 0.0000001% of the world at what they do but basketball is ultimately a part of the entertainment industry and their just isnt an audience for it. EDIT: Needed more zeroes 15

Top 20 Greatest Players of All Time11:17 pm Mon Dec 20 EDTDeleted

Hes a 16x all-star, 4x league MVP and 3x champion. Youve got to include him. 1

Top 20 Greatest Players of All Time11:17 pm Mon Dec 20 EDTDeleted

Karl Malone, a 11x All-NBA **first** team, 2x MVP who made 6 WCFs, 3 Finals, made the playoffs in 20/20 seasons, was the best player on twelve 50 win teams and four 60 win teams has to be up here. 2

Top 20 Greatest Players of All Time11:17 pm Mon Dec 20 EDTDeleted

Wade, Dirk, Robinson and Garnett in my opinion. Id also have him over Moses Malone who only had like 5 seasons leading his team to 50+ wins. 2

Top 20 Greatest Players of All Time11:17 pm Mon Dec 20 EDTDeleted

Thats fair enough, youre being consistent with your rule so I can see your perspective. 1

Do all teams and players believe they have a realistic shot at the title or mvp 4:09 am Wed Dec 22 EDTDeleted

Any player in the top 50 should believe that theyre an allstar. Any player in the top 25 should believe theyre top 10. Any player in the top 10 should believe theyre the best in the world, and I reckon would all see themselves as MVP contender 9

Is Russell Westbrook a Hall of Fame type player 10:25 pm Wed Dec 22 EDTDeleted

Yeah theres literally no question, he was pretty much locked in 5 years ago. At the end of 2016 he was a 6x all-star, 5x All-NBA, 2x top 5 in MVP voting and the elite second option on 4 WCF final teams. 28

What separates Giannis from Kevin Durant 10:45 pm Wed Dec 22 EDTDeleted

Most people dont mind KD leaving OKC, they dislike him joining Golden State. 17

Nets contenders for East 9:54 pm Fri Dec 24 EDTDeleted

Nah, its trendy on this subreddit to say that theyre overrated and theyll be a second round exit. 5

Lamelogami - 4pts 4ast 4reb 4to 1 10 0 49:35 pm Sat Dec 25 EDTDeleted

God damn he went 1/10? 1

Highlight Request Grayson Allen with another dirty play9:37 pm Sat Dec 25 EDTDeleted

It was pretty obvious, when I get a replay Ill post it. After the initial foul by Trae he used his off hand (right hand) to try and bring down Trae which is why he got shoved. Its like when Delly got "kicked" by Horford but he was doing some dodgy shit be -14

Highlight Request Grayson Allen with another dirty play9:37 pm Sat Dec 25 EDTDeleted

I think thats what it is, they just saw the push because the main camera angle hid the hook. 3

Draymond Green is slowly becoming the next Nic Batum10:25 pm Sat Dec 25 EDTDeleted

I disagree, but even if he is, Draymond was still a huge reason for their 3 rings and 5 finals appearances. 5

Draymond Green is slowly becoming the next Nic Batum10:25 pm Sat Dec 25 EDTDeleted

I mean anyone roasting the contract isnt thinking from the right perspective. The Warriors paying him that money is essentially a reward for his services in security many rings. The reason other players are usually clowned for their contracts is because i 1

Draymond Green is slowly becoming the next Nic Batum10:25 pm Sat Dec 25 EDTDeleted

Dude put up like 35/15/10 on 70+% shooting in game 7 of the 2016 Finals only for the unanimous MVP to shoot 6/19 from the field for 17 points. 1

Would this All Lightskin team win the championship 12:46 am Sun Dec 26 EDTDeleted

Probably to keep it balanced. Otherwise the team has the leagues best shooter, perimeter defender and paint defender all on the same team which literally gives it no weaknesses. 3

Would this All Lightskin team win the championship 12:46 am Sun Dec 26 EDTDeleted

Damn now Im just realising how stacked it could be. Curry, Booker, Tatum, Simmons and KAT with Murray, Lavine, Oubre and Gobert off the bench. 2

Why dont the Jazz use Gobert more like Giannis 10:23 am Sun Dec 26 EDTDeleted

Just got off the phone with Quin Snyder. He cant believe he never thought of this and wants to offer OP an assistant coaching position. 3

Rudy Gobert was effectively super maxed in everything but named only10:56 am Sun Dec 26 EDTDeleted

Im effectively a millionaire in everything except for having a million dollars. 1

Which player do you lowkey wanna see fail this season 11:28 pm Mon Dec 27 EDTDeleted

None of them lol. I just want to see players who I dont rate as highly as others prove themselves. 2

Marv Albert and Wiggins both need to retire7:43 pm Tue Dec 28 EDTDeleted

He called Marquese Chriss "Wiggins" ffs 10

Andrew Wiggins scored 13 points shooting 20 25 4-16 from the field and 33 from 3 He also added on 2 rebounds 1 assist and four fouls in 31 minutes9:23 pm Tue Dec 28 EDTDeleted

Hes Literally exactly who we have known he was, I dont know why people expected anything different just because he played for the Warriors. 5

Can this roster bring the HEAT back to the NBA Finals Also rotation questions10:26 pm Tue Dec 28 EDTDeleted

Sure it can but I wouldnt bet on it with a far improved Nets and an upgraded Bucks and 76ers. 1

What happened to Lebrons lift at the rim 11:08 pm Tue Dec 28 EDTDeleted

Old 1

Because the Lakers have tied the game up against the Clippers the Clippers have officially blown a double-digit lead for the fifth straight game11:46 pm Tue Dec 28 EDTDeleted

Thats not particularly a suprising thing at all. Increase it to a 15 point lead in 4/5 games for something more meaningful. 7

James Harden is a person4:52 pm Wed Dec 29 EDTDeleted

I hope he sees this bro 2

Dirk should be the poster of team loyalty not Tim Duncan or Kobe 7:30 pm Wed Dec 29 EDTDeleted

Dirk and Stockton too. Especially since Stock couldve had a bigger role on another team but stayed loyal to his team too. 7

Dirk should be the poster of team loyalty not Tim Duncan or Kobe 7:30 pm Wed Dec 29 EDTDeleted

If anything doesnt that make it less impressive. Who would want to leave a winning situation? 2

In just 26 minutes of court time Trae Young records a stat line of 37 6 7 on 10 12 shooting in a victory against Chicago 10:29 pm Wed Dec 29 EDTDeleted

I always advise against using advanced stats over small sample sizes but just for fun he had a 101.9% TS in this match 3

Damian Best PG in the League Lillard tonight 9 4 7 on 4-12 from the field and 1-7 from 312:20 am Thu Dec 30 EDTDeleted

If this was Westbrook this post would be front page material lol 19

Chris Paul Thoughts1:02 am Thu Dec 30 EDTDeleted

Hell be fine, just an off game. If anything this is impressive that the Suns won while he struggled 12

Why do people suggest that Harden and Westbrook are ballhogs but not Luka Doncic 12:48 am Thu Dec 30 EDTDeleted

All these guys average or have averaged near double digits assists in their best years. Calling them ball hogs because theyre also volume scorers would be just dumb. 9

Why was Damian Lillard not fined for last seasons antics 4:19 pm Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

Damn bro you got the whole squad laughing 15

Why was Damian Lillard not fined for last seasons antics 4:19 pm Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

Didnt he go 0-10 against them or something? I like Dame but hes definitely immune to criticism in a way that Harden, Westbrook and Paul George all arent...even tho theyre all (except Harden) on the same level as a player. 1

Kyrie s MVP chances7:13 pm Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

KD more likely to get it, Kyrie has never been MVP calibre and hasnt really polled highly. Even when he led Boston to that 55 win season and 22-4 start. Edit: Kyrie didnt even get a 5th place MVP vote that year and actually has never polled an MVP v 13

Why do people make excuses for curry not having a fmvp and career failures such as the 2016 finals If hes top 15 all time you have to compare him to the greats 8:50 pm Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

His good outweighs his bad a lot. 5 consecutive finals appearances as a top 3 player in the league is extremely impressive. 9

Time and time again Marv Albert gets called out on this sub for subpar announcing on TNT But we ve been subjected to a lack of quality commentary and analysis from Mark Jackson on ABC during marquee games - including the Finals - for 13 years now 9:06 pm Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

Yall complain so much about the commentary, just enjoy the game bro 5

Steph Curry so far this year 20 ppg on 33 20 1009:06 pm Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

Hes also been pretty ass over his 5 regular season games last season without Klay but its definitely a miniscule sample size 1

Why is Kyrie Irving thinking the World is flat seen as crazy 9:24 pm Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

Its actually a donut shape 2

Is anyone beating the lakers this year 9:39 pm Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

Jazz in 3 6

How long will it be until Steve Kerr faces more criticism for his team underperforming 10:12 pm Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

Probably when his 2nd and 3rd best players arent both injured after preferably more than just 2 regular season games. You do realise that Kerr coached the Warriors to the finals in every season hes coached except for one where both his 1st, 2nd and 3rd be 6

The mods just took down 2 posts that had a bunch of comments talking about Lukas bad defense and poor decision making10:18 pm Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

Those kind of discussions are probably better left as a comment in a post game thread or as a post to discuss after the completion of this match. 5

Assuming everyone is healthy - who are the top 5 players in the league right now 10:07 am Sat Jan 1 EDTDeleted

Are we really at the stage where Currys dominance over the last 5 seasons is getting overshadowed by two bad regular season games that were exaggerated by his 2nd and 3rd opinion playing like trash. We all know the story of Wiggins but Oubre is 0/7 0

Assuming everyone is healthy - who are the top 5 players in the league right now 10:07 am Sat Jan 1 EDTDeleted

Lebron, KD, Curry unanimous top 3. Then the argument for 4th and 5th is a really tough one between Giannis, Harden and Kawhi. -4

Why is this legal 7:06 pm Sat Jan 1 EDTDeleted

Brooks was too close to Trae, literally riding on his back and made contact with him as he went for a shot. What do you want the refs to do? 3

Trae Young might have the potential to be a top 5 scorer ever7:35 pm Sat Jan 1 EDTDeleted

His ability to get to the line as well really sets him apart from a lot of other great scorers at his age. 6

Trae Young might have the potential to be a top 5 scorer ever7:35 pm Sat Jan 1 EDTDeleted

Luka gets to the line a lot too but Trae is way better at actually making them lol. 3

Trae Young is averaging 36 points and 8 assists Is he the best PG right know Better than Kyrie who has less impressive stats and who is playing with better supporting cast and KD 7:33 pm Sat Jan 1 EDTDeleted

Hes definitely top 5. People are going to be clowns and say "its only 2 games" but he averaged 30/5/10 last season so its not like this is an unrealistic start to the year or hyper inflated numbers 3

Karl Anthony Towns now has 1 000 career assists9:36 pm Sat Jan 1 EDTDeleted

Source on the quickest center to 1000 career assists? 3

Is Klay Thompson more vital to the Warriors successful than Curry 9:41 pm Sat Jan 1 EDTDeleted

No 1

Why Westbrook was traded9:48 pm Sat Jan 1 EDTDeleted

How does this game prove that at all? 3

Pacers Thunder Paul George Trade Worst of all Time for OKC 10:07 pm Sat Jan 1 EDTDeleted

Its ok, they got picks and they could potentially be as good as Sabonis 2

Colin Sexton has quietly averaged 28 ppg since last years all star break10:12 pm Sat Jan 1 EDTDeleted

How many games? Like 10? Still pretty impressive tho. 10

Donovan Mitchell tonight 21 points on 6-22 shooting and 2-8 from 3 2 rebounds 5 assists and 3 turnovers in a 5 point loss to Minnesota11:45 pm Sat Jan 1 EDTDeleted

He did? Im pretty happy with 18 points and 17 rebounds on 7/10 shooting in just 29 minutes due to foul trouble. 6

The Kings are 2-0 for the first time since 20032:37 am Sun Jan 2 EDTDeleted

The Kings getting 20 more free throws in game 3 or them getting 10 more free throws in game 5? Shaq getting just 1 free throw in game 5? Oh right it was the refs shooting 2/20 from three and 14/30 from the free throw line in game 7. -1

The Kings are 2-0 for the first time since 20032:37 am Sun Jan 2 EDTDeleted

Tim Donaghy was disgraced for betting on games, of course hes going to say things like this to try and make it seem like he wasnt the only one. He has nothing to lose by refusing if it was rigged and everything to gain by calling it rigged. 0

R NBAs top 15 RESULTS 6:42 pm Sun Jan 2 EDTDeleted

Honestly thats not too bad a list 7

After tonight s game Kelly Oubre still has zero non dunk field goals made in the 2020-2021 season10:40 pm Sun Jan 2 EDTDeleted

So whats that now, 0/32 on non dunks? 7

NBA All Star Predictions for 20-21 season12:17 am Mon Jan 3 EDTDeleted

I agree but who do you think he makes it over? Butler, Tatum, Durant, Giannis and Embiid are all clearly better and Bam, Brown and Middleton are all more popular. Its just incredibly tough competition. 1

Lu Dort finishes the game against Utah with 26 points on 9 11 shooting and 2 steals while also restricting Donovan Mitchell to just 20 points on 8 23 shooting 10:15 pm Mon Jan 3 EDTDeleted

Mitchell scored 12 points on 5/9 shooting in the last 5:30 of the game including a go ahead bucket with 7 seconds left so maybe Im being overly critical on him but the game should not have been this close. 1

In his first 3 games with the Utah Jazz this year Mike Conley is averaging 19 3 ppg11:01 pm Mon Jan 3 EDTDeleted

Id say its sustainable mainly because extended run of good form for him. In his last ~25 games which includes his finish to last season hes averaged 17.8/4/5 on 46/44/87 shooting. The 44% from three is also on 178 attempts or 6.6 per game. 2

Has there ever been a game that was within 1 possession for 48 minutes 8:04 pm Tue Jan 4 EDTDeleted

Not sure about 1 posession but there have been some games, especially in the early 2000s where the lead never exceeded 4 points. 19

Earlier today there was a post asking Randle vs Nance Tonight Randle had 28 points 12 rebounds 11 assists Nance had 10 points 6 rebounds 3 assists9:19 pm Tue Jan 4 EDTDeleted

Wait people actually thought it was debatable? I know Randle has some obvious short comings buy hes still a far better player. 10

In the first 4 games of the season Nikola Joki has 3 triple-doubles12:34 am Wed Jan 5 EDTDeleted

Also averaging 6 turnovers per game. Absolute bum! 6

Was my Lamelo gt Luka prediction right 10:20 pm Wed Jan 5 EDTDeleted

Yep, just look at their 3P% 1

Why does the media focus on Zion Harden body fat yet theres barely any mention about Luka Doncic 10:40 pm Wed Jan 5 EDTDeleted

Cant qwhite figure it out 3

Can Hornets knockout Toronto from a playoff spot 10:47 pm Wed Jan 5 EDTDeleted

Id trust the raptors core more 17

Through 4 games this season Luka Doncic is shooting 2 21 9 5 from 3 11:00 pm Wed Jan 5 EDTDeleted

Me too lol 2

After going 0 5 tonight Luka is shooting 9 5 on 5 3 3pt attempts this year11:12 pm Wed Jan 5 EDTDeleted

People really act like theres a gargantuan talent difference between him and Trae when its really just a matter of personal and team environment. 11

After going 0 5 tonight Luka is shooting 9 5 on 5 3 3pt attempts this year11:12 pm Wed Jan 5 EDTDeleted

Theres no recency bias. Theyve always been close, even in their rookie years and people acted like one was Stephen Curry and the other was Antoine Walker 1

After going 0 5 tonight Luka is shooting 9 5 on 5 3 3pt attempts this year11:12 pm Wed Jan 5 EDTDeleted

Traes team literally had the worst offensive rating in NBA history when he was on the bench. Its an overused trope but he genuinely had no help. 3

Lamelo Ball vs the Mavericks 22 9 5 with 70 80 100 shootng splits11:08 pm Wed Jan 5 EDTDeleted

For those wondering. - 7/10 from the field. - 4/5 from three. - 4/4 on free throws. 39

NBA Goat Pyramid12:31 am Thu Jan 6 EDTDeleted

I really like this list. A few of the bigger changes Id make tho include. - Adding Jerry West to tier 3 - KG, Barkley and DRob to tier 4. - Stockton, Pippen and Thomas into tier 5. 3

Ben Simmons is shooting 100 from 3 against the Magic6:49 pm Thu Jan 6 EDTDeleted

Nah this is lame, youve got to include the clip if you post this 1

Im sorry Jazz fans10:54 pm Thu Dec 31 EDTDeleted

8 straight misses now including a dunk attempt. Not our night at all lol 3

Just noticed Luka doesnt do step back 3 anymore No wonder he is struggeling 90 of his made 3s last year were step backs7:44 am Fri Jan 1 EDTDeleted

Do you have a source for that? 90% of his threes being step backs sounds insane. The funny thing is that he hits those at a good rate coz it seems to get him in rhythm, its the wide open catch and shoot threes that hes terrible at 2

Just noticed Luka doesnt do step back 3 anymore No wonder he is struggeling 90 of his made 3s last year were step backs7:44 am Fri Jan 1 EDTDeleted

Based on [this stat](https://www.nba.com/stats/players/catch-shoot/?sort=CATCH_SHOOT_FG3A&dir=1&Season=2019-20&SeasonType=Regular%20Season&TeamID=1610612742&PerMode=Totals) it says he went 21/75 (28%) last season on catch and shoot thr 5

No one expects Raptors to trade for James Harden but why 1:39 am Sat Jan 2 EDTDeleted

I feel like theyre one of the favourites for him 4

Serious NBA on TNT has made a mistake of putting Pokusevski into Shaqtin a Fool7:57 pm Sat Jan 2 EDTDeleted

If hes too soft to take a joke for a blooper play the dude doesnt deserve to be in the league lol 12

Out of the last decade what championship team was the best 8:11 pm Sat Jan 2 EDTDeleted

16-1 in the playoffs was unbelievable. The only game they lost was a game where the Cavs shot 22 free throws in the first quarter and ended up getting red hot to hit a Finals record 24 threes on 45 attempts. 9

I think we can all stop pretending that Ben Simmons is even half the player Jaylen Brown is now 5:58 pm Sun Jan 3 EDTDeleted

People like the idea of Ben Simmons magically developing a jumper more than someone that continues to improve his game and take strides since his rookie season. Its bizarre to me. 3

Jamal Murray has 26 points in the half along with 16 points in the second quarter vs the wolves Back to bubble form 8:07 pm Sun Jan 3 EDTDeleted

Games against a Towns-less Minnesota shouldnt count. That team is completely garbage without him. Great to see Murray playing well again tho. 8

Top 5 3P Shooting Teams so Far 12:17 am Mon Jan 4 EDTDeleted

The Jazz are 38.0% of 39.5 attempts per game, better than Boston but Im assuming this is only by percentage 0

Every NBA player who s scored more points than Curry11:57 pm Sun Jan 3 EDTDeleted

Remember how one "analyst" didnt vote him to All Defence because of that game lmao 11

Who would you rather have Trae Young or twenty minutes of Luka Doncic per game 1:38 am Tue Jan 5 EDTDeleted

The difference between the two is so small I dont know why youd take 15 fewer minutes of the other. 1

Well Mitchell got his volume stats at least 9:33 pm Tue Jan 5 EDTDeleted

You do realise we were down like 31-7 early in this game? What do you want him to do from there? 3

The fact that Rudy Gobert can get 200 million shows why small markets cannot win9:49 pm Tue Jan 5 EDTDeleted

Where were these posts when we beat the Clippers, demolished the Blazers and Spurs and sealed a close win against OKC in large part due to Rudys 4th quarter defence? 14

Was Kawhi s performance in the 2019 ECSF the greatest playoff series performance ever 12:49 am Wed Jan 6 EDTDeleted

Its definitely one of them, I think he had the most points in a series of anyone ever and lime you said his supporting cast, except for Gasol, really failed to show up. 6

How did you become a fan of your team 1:36 am Wed Jan 6 EDTDeleted

I wanted to be unique so I set out a bunch of criteria and found the team that fits it best. From memory I wanted a team that: - Sells out their home games and has crowds that are very vocal. - Has a successful history but hasnt won a champio 3

Trae Young has 7 turnovers in the first half against the Hornets 8:34 pm Wed Jan 6 EDTDeleted

Its alright, LaMelo is a pretty tough opponent. 2

60 POINT GAME WATCH Bradley Beal currently has 48 points on 17-25 shooting with 3 minutes left in the third quarter8:46 pm Wed Jan 6 EDTDeleted

Assuming you mean a loss of at least 10 points, the record is 72 points by Wilt Chamberlain. [He did this on November 3 1962 in a 12 point loss](https://www.basketball-reference.com/boxscores/196211030LAL.html) 3

Blake Griffin is currently 1-8 and can barely move9:32 pm Wed Jan 6 EDTDeleted

Its so sad how quickly hes declined. 2018-19 was arguably a career best season averaging 25/8/5 and had developed a three ball hitting 2.5 threes per game. 30

The Knicks core of Austin RIvers Elfrid Payton and Julius Randle is nasty9:43 pm Wed Jan 6 EDTDeleted

Austin Rivers just ended us 21

Rudy Gobert has gotten cooked two nights in a row by elite point guards Kyrie Irving and Austin Rivers9:53 pm Wed Jan 6 EDTDeleted

I dont know how much of this loss was on Gobert. Boggy, Mitchell and Conley were a bigger reason with their terrible shooting. 1

GOAT Ugliest jersey of all time 5:50 am Thu Jan 7 EDTDeleted

The Dallas mavericks once wore literal trash bags. 3

Michael Jordan is 3rd all-time in career steals despite playing far fewer games than 1 and 28:07 pm Fri Jan 8 EDTDeleted

He has 581 more steals than the second best player all-time in steals. The difference between second and eleventh all-time in steals is smaller than that 1

Langston Galloway just went 6-7 FG 5-6 3pt and scored 17 points in 8 minutes and the NBA twitter has not posted a single thing about the Suns vs Pistons They have posted 13 posts about the Ball brothers playing against each other8:27 pm Fri Jan 8 EDTDeleted

I wonder what people are more interested in. A hot streak by a veteran shooter or two exciting young point guards. Even on r/NBA if you were to post the highlights of that streak people wouldnt give it as many upvotes as a fancy pass by one of the B 5

In a loss vs the Utah Jazz tonight - Bucks starting five 106 points on 40 80 shooting Bucks bench 10 points 5 18 shooting 10:20 pm Fri Jan 8 EDTDeleted

This isnt an issue with their bench at all. The issue is their defensive game plan that allowed last years best 3P% team to generate countless wide open looks. 1

Serious Is it time to bench Westbrook 10:27 pm Fri Jan 8 EDTDeleted

I dont think the Wizards have the guts to do it but its definitely a very "Iverson-esque" situation like you mentioned. 1

Westbrook is averaging 20 5 ppg on 44 9 TS and 41 9 eFG10:26 pm Fri Jan 8 EDTDeleted

Somehow those numbers actually make him look better than he is right now. 2

In the Western Conference the 5th-10th seeds are all tied at 4-4 10:29 pm Fri Jan 8 EDTDeleted

Imagine being 4-4! Couldnt be the far superior elite 5-4 Utah Jazz 4

Start bench cut11:32 pm Fri Jan 8 EDTDeleted

Pippen over 4x MVP Dr J? 1

Start bench cut11:32 pm Fri Jan 8 EDTDeleted

At their peaks, in my opinion: - Start: Nash, Tmac, Dr J, KG, Wilt. - Bench: Stockton, Drexler, Baylor, Malone, Hakeem. - Cut: Kidd, Miller, Pippen, Dirk, Russell -1

Westbrook is the modern day Allen Iverson12:29 am Sat Jan 9 EDTDeleted

Nah wait for the Russ fans to tell you that his knee from 5 years ago is still effecting him or some shit like that 1

In the three games since Shaq insulted him Rudy Gobert is averaging exactly 11 points 1:12 am Sat Jan 9 EDTDeleted

That wouldnt have been entirely surprising. There was a split between Jazz fans of who was more important to the team. Dont forget Rudy was DPOY runner up in Haywards last season here. 1

With James Hardens 13 assists 2 TOV tonight he leads the league in assists at 11 3APG1:16 am Sat Jan 9 EDTDeleted

Remember when he averaged like 29/8/12 but missed out on MVP by 2 rebounds per game. Hes always been a great passer when he focuses on that area of his game. 1

Lamelo Ball is Balling Out8:45 pm Sat Jan 9 EDTDeleted

I cant believe this subreddit didnt learn from the whole Trae Young situation 9

Domantas Sabonis has 24 20 4 after 3 quarters8:48 pm Sat Jan 9 EDTDeleted

Put some respect on this mans name! Fuck that asshole who called him the worst all-star ever last season. 24

serious whos team is the nuggets Jamal or Jokic 9:16 pm Sat Jan 9 EDTDeleted

Jokic 8

Demar Derozan in the last two minutes of regulation 9 points on 4 offensive possessions10:28 pm Sat Jan 9 EDTDeleted

Shouldve been 10 points if the refs had the balls to call a tech on the Wolves for having 6 players on the court for the last possession 9

Trey Burke and Tim Hardaway Jr combine for 65 points on 15 21 from three10:48 pm Sat Jan 9 EDTDeleted

Good greif that trade was one sided 13

Rudy Gobert stats 4 points 20 rebounds5:26 pm Sun Jan 10 EDTDeleted

4 blocks too. Dennis Rodman type statline. 51

If the Suns are a top 2 seed should Chris Paul get MVP consideration 1:26 am Mon Jan 11 EDTDeleted

Hes not playing like a top 10 player in the league right now. The Suns are winning because of their unbelievable depth and bench play. 10

Russell Westbrook in 2018 game 6 vs jazz 46 10 5 on a losing cause 7 threes Score was 91-96 Paul George had 5 One of the most underrated performances of all time in a losing cause Bad playoff performer apparently 8:38 pm Mon Jan 11 EDTDeleted

Exactly this. After taking a 1-0 series lead: - Russ went 7/19 for just 19 points an a scoreless 4th quarter against Utah in game 2. - Russ went 5/17 for just 14 points and a whopping 8 turnovers as Rubio throughly outplayed him with a 26 poin 10

One Day After Being Heckled Danny Green Ties a 76er Record with 9 Threes9:24 pm Tue Jan 12 EDTDeleted

Ugh and he just missed a wide open one for the lead with 10 seconds left. Thats heartbreaking. 11

Jordan Clarkson is the leading bench scorer at 17 1ppg shooting 50 0 43 6 93 39:37 pm Tue Jan 12 EDTDeleted

Hes got to be surely. Hes got the best +/- per 100 possessions both on court and onOff for the Utah Jazz. Only 2 teams have a better record than us currently too and if he can maintain this production he absolutely has to be the front runner. 6

Jordan Clarkson is the leading bench scorer at 17 1ppg shooting 50 0 43 6 93 39:37 pm Tue Jan 12 EDTDeleted

I think an important thing to include is that he is doing this in just 24 minutes per game too. He isnt one of those fake 6MOTYs that play starter minutes upward of 30 mins. 6

LeBron James goes over 9500 career rebounds 10:02 pm Tue Jan 12 EDTDeleted

Not even top 50 all-time. King Lames. 1

The Nets Beat Reporters not asking a single question to Kevin Durant tonight about Kyrie Irving is inexcusable10:58 pm Tue Jan 12 EDTDeleted

Lol 9

For the warriors to be a strong playoff presence Curry needs to be more consistent12:49 am Wed Jan 13 EDTDeleted

Of course but hes had a wildly streaky set of games lately. Scored 60 then 30 then 10 then 40 then 10 again or something ridiculous like that. 2

Serious If Harden left Houston unceremoniously do you think Rockets would still retire his jersey one day 11:14 am Wed Jan 13 EDTDeleted

I think time would heal all wounds. Hes still an MVP thats led them to the playoffs in all 8 of his seasons there. Has pretty much every scoring record the Rockets could ever imagine and got them as close to championship success as anyone in the post Hake 2

Who would have won the MVP if Derrick Rose remained healthy in 2011-2012 season 7:18 pm Thu Jan 14 EDTDeleted

Random fact, Lebrons 2011-12 MVP was the just the second MVP in the last 20 years at the time won by a player that didnt lead their team to a top 3 record in the league. 1

Christian Wood with his first game without harden 27 pts 15 reb 3blk and a win10:01 pm Thu Jan 14 EDTDeleted

2/6 from the line tho, trade his bum ass. 0

I admire Shaq who is with me 10:10 pm Thu Jan 14 EDTDeleted

Admire him as a player but hes a dumb ass analyst. "emotional intelligence of Ghandi" is a bit of a joke too. 12

If LeBron stayed motivated after game 1 in the 2018 finals would the series have been close 7:12 pm Fri Jan 15 EDTDeleted

*injured* 4

What argument does Giannis have as a better player than Luka 9:45 pm Fri Jan 15 EDTDeleted

Thanks for your input IsaacOkpornoYesDaddy 2

The Knicks are now 0-5 since Austin Rivers proclaimed Ive been on bad teams before this isnt one 9:55 pm Fri Jan 15 EDTDeleted

Damn I really feel for Knicks fans, it must be draining having the team struggle for so long. I really hoped theyd turned a corner. 1

Lamelo vs ben Simmons 10:03 pm Fri Jan 15 EDTDeleted

Love Melo, Hate Simmons. Im still going with Simmons for greater defensive versatility. 1

Is Trae playing bad on purpose 11:02 pm Fri Jan 15 EDTDeleted

Trae Young changed his game more than anyone to adapt to playing like Nash. He also bore the brunt of Nashs frustrations during his Hawks tenure with indirect jabs about free throw baiting involving Young. For fucks sake, Trae Young literally dev 11

Is Trae playing bad on purpose 11:02 pm Fri Jan 15 EDTDeleted

Nah man, Jazz just locked him up. Had one man defending him whole he was bringing up the ball and a second one double teaming after he crossed half court. 2

What s wrong with Trae Young He is averaging 23 8 on 39 28 88 splits this season and playing horrific defense11:05 pm Fri Jan 15 EDTDeleted

Shooting slump, not much more. 16

Of all the players in the top 10 of touches per game Ben Simmons has the lowest points per touch and is also the only player who doesnt score at least 0 2 points per touch6:41 am Sat Jan 16 EDTDeleted

Sounds about right. Dude is as passive and soft as the come. 0

James Harden has a triple double in his first game as a Net8:11 pm Sat Jan 16 EDTDeleted

Funnily he hasnt even looked *that good*, hes been a bit frustrated Missing some shots hed usually make. Still gonna finish with like 30/10/15 14

Kevin Durant and James Harden ball out against the Magic Durant drops 42 points and Harden finishes with a 30 pt triple double8:19 pm Sat Jan 16 EDTDeleted

and theyve still got a 25ppg, borderline 50/40/90 scorer still to return to the team. This is going to be such a fun team to watch. 18

Nikola Vucevic is averaging 23 11 4 with 51 42 6 attempts 79 shooting Why isn t this being talked about more 10:25 pm Sat Jan 16 EDTDeleted

Jokic, Embiid, KAT and Gobert are better. Then I reckon you could construct a great argument that hes better than Bam and Sabonis to help push him into the top 5. 1

Nikola Vucevic is averaging 23 11 4 with 51 42 6 attempts 79 shooting Why isn t this being talked about more 10:25 pm Sat Jan 16 EDTDeleted

Probably because Orlando dont have enough (or loud enough) fans to tell everyone about it. Also maybe because hes not young to get that promising future talk and because he doesnt have a large stan base like the Luka, Trae, Jokic brigade. 1

How much does it hurt the 76ers to have a PG who cant take a final shot in the game 10:28 pm Sat Jan 16 EDTDeleted

It hurts them more that their generational point guard and next LeBron had 7 turnovers and only 3 field goals. 2

Looking for a team8:06 pm Sun Jan 17 EDTDeleted

> I want a playoff team with hope for the future and amazing fans The Utah Jazz! Were a low-key team that could shock the league if all goes right. Donovan Mitchell is a young scoring phenom, Joe Ingles aka Slow Mo Joe is a playmaking and th 1

Jokic and Murray have 40 points at the half vs the Jazz Murray with 24 and jokic with 16 9:04 pm Sun Jan 17 EDTDeleted

So weird that Utahs all-stars have been completely outplayed by Denvers star duo and its only a 5 point game. 2

Known Jazz-hater Jamal Murray has 24 at the half for the Nuggets9:04 pm Sun Jan 17 EDTDeleted

Mitchell cant buy a shot rn, hes shooting 40% from three on 9 attempts per game for the season but hes 0/6 today from deep. 3 of those were end of shot clock/game clock heaves but its still a rough game for him. 10

Why does AD legit still have his brow srs7:45 pm Mon Jan 18 EDTDeleted

Whats wrong with a brow tho, how does it make someone "look like a freak"? 4

Nets fans who used to shit on Harden and KD Have you changed your opinions of them since they joined the team 8:25 pm Mon Jan 18 EDTDeleted

What do you think, youd have to be a stubborn mfer to hate two all-time greats after they join your team. 1

Siakam lt lt lt Boucher8:52 pm Mon Jan 18 EDTDeleted

Boucher is good but he doesnt face the same amount of attention on defence, nor does he have as much responsibility on offence to create his own shot and handle the ball. 5

Would you rather Sign Stephen Curry for free OR increase your team s average 3-pt percentage by 10 11:03 pm Mon Jan 18 EDTDeleted

Id be very happy with the Jazz shooting 49.7% from three for a season, especially with the amount of shots we put up on average. We have a top 5 defence already and so that change would make us unstoppable. 0

If you could modify the way stats are calculated what would you like to see changed 11:47 pm Mon Jan 18 EDTDeleted

Make screen assists could as real assists...ha..haha...dont look at my flair. 6

Would you trade Kyrie for Myles Turner 12:01 am Tue Jan 19 EDTDeleted

In what fucking world is this a bad deal for the Pacers? 1

Do you think that Nuggets offense holds players back from reaching their potential 9:13 pm Tue Jan 19 EDTDeleted

Not at all, their offence is unbelievable. Its just that they had such deep rosters that not everyone could get 15 shots per game 3

Zion Williamson went 4 4 from three in his NBA debut Since that game he has hit only 2 three pointers 9:50 pm Tue Jan 19 EDTDeleted

Doesnt need too, hes absolutely feasting in the paint. It feels like hes got 30 points on 15/15 shooting rn. 5

Post-Game Thread The Los Angeles Clippers 10-5 decisively defeat the turnover-laden Sacramento Kings 5-10 for the second time in under a week 115-9612:12 am Thu Jan 21 EDTDeleted

By allowing the Clippers to shoot 16/35 (45%) from three and put up 115 points in this game the Kings had their best defensive performance in three weeks… 23

KDs rings do not count 4:55 pm Thu Jan 21 EDTDeleted

I hate this claim. People act like KD became Tobias Harris and won free rings. In reality he was the best player on the team in the Finals. When Curry shot like 3/16 from the field in game 3 of the 2018 Finals, Durant put up 43/15/7. They needed him to wi 4

Can we all agree that Clint Capela s nickname is officially Mega-Schroeder 10:17 pm Fri Jan 22 EDTDeleted

No we absolutely can not -1

Camera angle showing Booker elbowing Gary Harris1:14 am Sat Jan 23 EDTDeleted

I thought it was a pretty obvious elbow but Suns fans wanted to send me death threats in my DMs when I said that he made contact with Harris. Like you said they were watching Bookers right elbow from the ESPN replay which is why theyre convinced no contac 44

Has anyone noticed that Lamelo carries the ball almost everytime he dribbles 9:59 pm Sat Jan 23 EDTDeleted

90% of the league does 2

Whats the earliest a game has entered garbage time The Utah Jazz led 14-0 128 seconds into their game against Golden State and never looked vulnerable on their way to a blowout victory 11:15 pm Sat Jan 23 EDTDeleted

Good fucking grief....40-4 at quarter time is ridiculous. 4

Post Game Thread The Charlotte Hornets 7-9 defeat the Orlando Magic 7-10 106 - 1049:19 pm Sun Jan 24 EDTDeleted

GIVE HAYWARD A BIGGER CONTRACT 1

Gordon Hayward is currently in the 50 40 90 club9:25 pm Sun Jan 24 EDTDeleted

Love seeing him succeed now that hes no longer in Boston lol. Dudes been absolutely unreal this year. Itll be tough to beat out the front court talent in the East (Giannis, Embiid, KD, Jaylen, Jayson, Bam, Sabonis and Middleton) but he deserves an al 6

Will Westbrook be waived after this year 10:13 pm Sun Jan 24 EDTDeleted

Lol 16

What teams would you recommend someone watch if they ve never followed basketball but are trying to get into it 10:20 pm Mon Jan 25 EDTDeleted

Utah, you get a three point shooting exhibition and a defensive masterclass. 3

During the 2nd quarter of the Wolves vs Warriors game Marquese Chriss was calling every single play before they happened 11:22 pm Mon Jan 25 EDTDeleted

Fuck Marquese Chriss. Will never forget when he airballed a dunk and decided to fight Rubio because of it. -4

In a loss to the G-League Thunder Damian colourway Lillard explodes for 21 points on 6-20 from the field and 2-10 from 3 with 3 TO12:24 am Tue Jan 26 EDTDeleted

Dort effect and the fact that Dame is the only healthy Portland starter. He deserves to avoid any criticism for this game. 10

How come Kyrie Russ PG and Harden have games from 4 years ago brought up in every thread but nobody remembers Lillard s bad performances12:43 am Tue Jan 26 EDTDeleted

He doesnt deserve to get shit on for a 26/6/10 game while 4 of his starters were injured. 1

Austin Rivers with 5 43 left in the 2nd 25 points on 10 10 shooting including 5 3-pointers9:52 pm Tue Jan 26 EDTDeleted

Hes made 15 straight field goals against the jazz, including the last game we played. 72

Austin Rivers with 5 43 left in the 2nd 25 points on 10 10 shooting including 5 3-pointers9:52 pm Tue Jan 26 EDTDeleted

Its pretty incredible to witness to the point where Im not even mad. Its just amazing. 24

Austin Rivers with 5 43 left in the 2nd 25 points on 10 10 shooting including 5 3-pointers9:52 pm Tue Jan 26 EDTDeleted

Everyones trying to and nobody can. 27

Will Russell Westbrook be an All-Star this season 10:33 pm Tue Jan 26 EDTDeleted

Here is a list of 20 players in the East that are more deserving than Westbrook to be an allstar this season. |Player| :--| |Bam Adebayo| |Bradley Beal| |Collin Sexton| |Domantas Sabonis| |Giannis Antetokounmpo| |Gordon Hayward| |James Harden| |Jayle 10

Tobias Harris is putting up 19 8 6 7 2 8 on 518 458 857 splits this season 10:28 pm Wed Jan 27 EDTDeleted

Second best player on the Sixers. Giannis, Embiid, KD, Jaylen, Jayson all seem very likely to make the Allstar team, while Bam, Sabonis and Middleton are all very good contenders too but I would like to see Harris make the All-Star team too. 4

Don t look now 10:40 pm Wed Jan 27 EDTDeleted

Gobert is fucking feasting. 29 points and 15 rebounds through 3 quarters 1

Joe Ingles is two 3 s away from passing John Stockton for the all-time franchise record for the Utah Jazz with 15 minutes left in the game 10:43 pm Wed Jan 27 EDTDeleted

Hes been unbelievable! 21 points today, all three pointers and 8 assists. Absolutely stepped up in the absence of Donovan. 3

Kevin Durant is the best player in the league10:22 pm Thu Jan 28 EDTDeleted

KD wouldnt miss 11 of his last 12 shots against the Pistons while conceding a 20-0 run over a 6 minute fourth quarter stretch. -3

The Washington Wizards twitter account finally makes a Russell Westbrook all-star post 21 hours after a post for Bradley Beal but tag the wrong twitter handle meaning none of the retweets will count as votes 9:50 am Fri Jan 29 EDTDeleted

If Russell Westbrook actually makes the all-star team this year, with his current abhorrent form, I swear Ill never watch basketball again. 4

ESPN tagged Bogdan instead of Bojan on their post about Utah Jazz7:44 am Sat Jan 30 EDTDeleted

Sounds like the exact type of bullshit theyd pull. 1

Is it safe to see that baring injury these 21 players are All-Star locks 7:06 pm Sat Jan 30 EDTDeleted

Imma be honest I pulled basketball reference up to get a list of players and since Kyrie didnt meet the games played leaderboard I just overlooked him accidentally. In my head I had him up on the table but I just realised no that I didnt put him in. 1

Is it safe to see that baring injury these 21 players are All-Star locks 7:06 pm Sat Jan 30 EDTDeleted

Definitely. His numbers are unreal and its not his fault the Magic are down two starters but coaches always look towards team record when casting their ballots. 1

Is it safe to see that baring injury these 21 players are All-Star locks 7:06 pm Sat Jan 30 EDTDeleted

Beal is the leagues best scorer at 35ppg. I dont see a way he misses out. Mitchell is also the best scorer on the leagues best team by WL record so I doubt he misses out too. Lavine I could probably understand since he doesnt have the WL or extr 1

Is it safe to see that baring injury these 21 players are All-Star locks 7:06 pm Sat Jan 30 EDTDeleted

Which ones do you disagree with specifically? 2

Westbrook showed flashes of his old self tonight 41 points on 16 28 4 7 from 3 9:30 pm Sun Jan 31 EDTDeleted

That final play was just about the perfect Westbrook hustle play. 3

Where are the Westbrook haters now 9:35 pm Sun Jan 31 EDTDeleted

Right here. He showed the fuck up today and I respect him for it. That was gutsy as hell and he completely willed his team back. 38

Where are the Westbrook haters now 9:35 pm Sun Jan 31 EDTDeleted

I mean Ive got to show the same energy both ways. Im not going to just blindly hate like some people. I criticise his game so if he proves me wrong theres no reason not to own up to it and tip my hat off to him. 6

Fred VanVleet currently has good chance to break the made 3pt Record 8:39 pm Tue Feb 2 EDTDeleted

Please delete this so you dont jinx it 2

Fred just made his 11th 3 shooting 11 12 NBARecordWatch 8:41 pm Tue Feb 2 EDTDeleted

46 points!!! 62

An appreciation post for THE MOST underrated player in NBA history10:56 pm Tue Feb 2 EDTDeleted

I dont think hes underrated at all. Hes ranked almost unanimously in the top 25 all-time and is one of the most beloved players on r/nba. 9

Help me with my senior research project Easy 11:44 pm Tue Feb 2 EDTDeleted

Karl Malone could be interesting. He shot just 48.1% from the line on 5.0 attempts per game as a rookie. - Improved to 59.8% on 6.6 attempts in year 2. - Improved to 70.0% on 9.6 attempts in year 3. - Improved to 76.6% on 11.5 attempts in year 2

Kyrie is better than Dame7:29 pm Thu Feb 4 EDTDeleted

What a pathetic take. 1

Andrew Wiggins finishes the first half 2 for 12 against the Mavericks8:53 pm Thu Feb 4 EDTDeleted

Who cares about a bad shooting half, this doesnt need a post. 7

Embiid has scored the last 17 for the sixers since returning from his injury8:54 pm Thu Feb 4 EDTDeleted

eMVPiid season. 19

The Dallas Mavericks are 9-14 and their 2021 draft pick is owned by the New York Knicks10:18 pm Thu Feb 4 EDTDeleted

I cant believe its an unprotected pick, how often does a team trade a pick with no restrictions like that? 13

LeBron scores 800th 25 point game tonight12:38 am Fri Feb 5 EDTDeleted

Does anyone have a leaderboard for the players with the most 25+ point games? 4

Llyod Pierce They re the best team we ve played this year and I say that strongly There s full conviction in their style of play because of the success they ve had I m not saying they re the best team in the NBA but they re the 2:15 am Fri Feb 5 EDTDeleted

Would probably be helpful if you mentioned who he was referring to. 5

It s still early ish into the season What surprising trend do you see continuing and which one do you see changing 3:54 am Fri Feb 5 EDTDeleted

I disagree. The Bucks defensive gameplay is built around heavily prioritising defending the rim and paint while leaving the corners wide open. Theres no reason to expect their opponent 3P% to drop, its a Budenholzer problem. 3

After a brief 4 game losing streak Luke Walton and the Sacramento Kings to winning 6 of the last 7 games including wins over Boston Miami Nuggets 7:24 pm Sat Feb 6 EDTDeleted

If they were in the East theyd be 0.5 games back for the 5th seed. Instead nobody is talking about them as much as they should be. Great turnaround by this team and Deaaron Fox deserves to be an All-Star. 3

Kemba ends the game 4 20 from the field with 3 Turnovers and 2 assists against the Phoenix Suns in Jaylen Brown s absence4:14 pm Sun Feb 7 EDTDeleted

Hes coming back from injury so Id cut him some slack..that said I do think maxing him was a bit of a panic move by Boston after they lost Kyrie. 3

How many players do you think are currently playing better than steph curry 8:23 pm Mon Feb 8 EDTDeleted

Ingles is a better defender, playmaker and has a higher 3P% this season while leading his team to a better record. Seems reasonable to me. 17

The Draymond 3 attempt is another reason why NBA needs to outlaw foul baiting for 3 pointers 11:01 pm Mon Feb 8 EDTDeleted

Nah coz then we dont get to laugh at moments like that 1

Sankofa II Per the Pistons Jerami Grant has now hit at least two 3-pointers in 23 straight games He already owns the franchise record and hes now the 10th player in NBA history to do so9:01 pm Tue Feb 9 EDTDeleted

I think someone said the other day that only LeBron James and Luka Doncic have had more 20 point games this season than Jerami Grant. He bet on himself and hes been playing at a consistent and high level, really love to see it. 2

can the comments section of every post chill the fuck out 9:44 pm Tue Feb 9 EDTDeleted

FIRST!!!!!!!! 1

Since the Harden trade the Nets are 6-1 when shooting over 50 FG and 1-5 otherwise9:42 pm Tue Feb 9 EDTDeleted

Thats why they say that defence wins championships. You need to be able to find a way to win when youre shots arent dropping at their usual rate 2

What is the most amazing individual statistic in NBA History 9:52 pm Tue Feb 9 EDTDeleted

Wilt Chamberlain averaged 48.5 minutes per game in the 1961-62 season. 1

In the last decade of 2010 2020 was Kyle Lowry a top 20 player of that decade 11:12 pm Tue Feb 9 EDTDeleted

Let me try listing who I think was better. First the undeniably better players: Lebron, KD, Curry, Harden, Kawhi, Westbrook, CP3, Anthony Davis. Then the players who were top 5 players for like 3-5 of the years in that decade so Id rate them hig 4

Ben Wallace Blocks Shaq throws him to the ground9:53 am Wed Feb 10 EDTDeleted

> Utah Jazz star Rudy Gobert would never. Obviously because Shaq would be too scared to attack Gobert at the rim 8

If the Utah Jazz continue this hot start until the All Star break they deserve 3 All Stars but I do not believe they deserve an MVP candidate 9:54 pm Wed Feb 10 EDTDeleted

We dont "deserve" three all-stars simply by virtue of SGA and Fox having had better seasons than Mike Conley both statistically and in terms of how much responsibility they have to lead their poorer teams. -1

How much we think the Jazz winning by 9:06 pm Fri Feb 12 EDTDeleted

Dont know why youre counting out your team. The Bucks have been unbelievable lately and have the reigning back to back MVP. Holidays absence from the game is offset by Mike Conley being out for the Jazz too so Im expecting a back and forth contest. 8

Giannis Antetokoumnpo at halftime 2 points 5 assists 9 rebounds on 1-3 shooting10:09 pm Fri Feb 12 EDTDeleted

Royce O fucking Neale. Get this man on an All-Defence team, hes playing out of his skin today.. not that thats any difference to usual. 9

How much do you think crowds back in the building is helping the Jazz 11:15 pm Fri Feb 12 EDTDeleted

Whats our road record? Thats right, second best in the NBA at 10-3. 9

Are the Jazz the greatest team of all time 11:40 pm Fri Feb 12 EDTDeleted

Yes. Maybe not the **greatest** team but we are the greatest **team**. 29

Serious Phil Jackson won his first NBA title as a head coach in 1991 and his eleventh final title in 2010 Why is there this perception that he couldnt win in different eras 3:50 pm Sun Feb 14 EDTDeleted

Damn for real? I hear it all the time in Pop vs Phil discussions and its always driven me crazy. Its usually in the context that Pop is better because he won his championships far apart and is still winning in todays NBA. -2

Luka finishes with 44 points 7 rebounds 9 assists 14-20 FG in a close loss against Portland 10:27 pm Sun Feb 14 EDTDeleted

I dont ever remember that 1

Mavs subreddit make the most excuses for why team is mediocre10:42 pm Sun Feb 14 EDTDeleted

Wait the Mavs havent won a playoff series since 2011? 1

This year All Stars IMO10:17 pm Mon Feb 15 EDTDeleted

Hes played half as many games as most of these guys listed, unlikely he makes it. 4

This year All Stars IMO10:17 pm Mon Feb 15 EDTDeleted

I like it, great calls on the injury replacements as well. 1

Do you believe Julius Randle should be an All-Star7:13 pm Thu Feb 18 EDTDeleted

I do, just not as a starter 4

WEST ALL STAR RESERVES9:06 pm Thu Feb 18 EDTDeleted

Mitchell has averaged 27/5/7 with 3.0 threes per game during Conleys 7 game absence. Theres no doubt that Donovan will get the nod over him at this stage. 1

Raptors All Star Reserves10:13 pm Sun Feb 21 EDTDeleted

Pascal is not an allstar this season. Fred is their best chance but he hasnt been better than Harden, Brown, Trae or Lavine and barring injuries its impossible for there to be 5 guards selected 11

Lets call Pat beverly out for what he really is 10:24 pm Sun Feb 21 EDTDeleted

Wow dude, youre really brave for this. Nobody ever calls him dirty. 78

Magic Johnson would be Ben Simmons in the present1:15 am Mon Feb 22 EDTDeleted

Another one thats similar is back around 2015-2018 when people said "Michael Jordan in todays game would just be Demar Derozan with better defence". 6

What is Ben Simmons case for being a more deserving all star candidate than Damontas Sabonis 9:55 pm Tue Feb 23 EDTDeleted

1st in the East vs .500 team 3

Dame Lillard on Steph Curry Hes seeing that its tough to get those quality looks right now Its different than what its looked like the last 4-5 years Steph is currently leading the league with most three s made 159 to be exact No one has 125 9:05 pm Fri Feb 26 EDTDeleted

This was posted like a month ago 5

Post Game Thread The Miami Heat 16-17 defeat the Utah Jazz 26-7 124-116 in a thriller10:30 pm Fri Feb 26 EDTDeleted

GG Miami bro, well see yall in the finals. Dragic was incredible. 37