December 6, 2013 by Brandon Keller
Mamba Returns and He’s Hungry For Blood
Category: Los Angeles Lakers
| Tags: 12-6-2013, Back, Bryant, December 6, Jay-Z, Kobe, Lakers, Mamba, Raptors, return, Ruler's
April 24, 2013 by Brandon Keller
The name of this site, Three and D, comes from the most valuable of role players. For wings in the NBA, if you can come of the bench, make threes and play solid defense, you are more valuable to your team then floss following a filling of Filet Mignon. With that in mind, we rank the top 10 Three and D guys on the 16 playoff teams.
Category: Boston Celtics, Chicago Bulls, Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat, New York Knicks, San Antonio Spurs
| Tags: Battier, Butler, d, defense, Green, Kawhi, Kidd, NBA, players, playoffs, rankings, three
January 29, 2013 by Brandon Keller
Kobe Bryant is the most deadly scorer in the league. So deadly, he gave himself the nickname “The Black Mamba”, referring to the the fact that the Mamba, like Kobe, can strike and kill at any time. But cue the snake charmer, because recently Kobe has been using his killer offensive arsenal to make his teammates better.
Category: Los Angeles Lakers
| Tags: Black, Bryant, Gasol, Howard, Kobe, Lakers, Mamba, nash
January 19, 2013 by Brandon Keller
Pau Gasol is like a ripe and fresh dog turd sitting in the middle of the living room; he’s gotta go. So we take a jovial journey into hypothetical trade terrain to see what are the best destinations for Señor Gasol.
Category: Atlanta Hawks, Dallas Mavericks, Denver Nuggets, Los Angeles Lakers, Milwaukee Bucks, Toronto Raptors
| Tags: Bargnani, Bucks, Gallinari, Gasol, Hawks, Ilyasova, Marion, Mavericks, Nuggets, Raptors, Smith, trade, trades
January 17, 2013 by Brandon Keller
NBA and Hip Hop go hand in hand. Plenty of rappers drop NBA stars in their lyrics, from Bill Russell to Kyrie Irving, so it makes sense that lots of rap songs are made purely about the NBA. With that in mind, let’s take a look at some NBA-centric tracks that are such jams we might as well call them Smuckers.
Category: Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat, New York Knicks, San Antonio Spurs
| Tags: city, Clippers, Flo Rida, Heat, hip hop, Kobe, Lil Wayne, Lob, rap, Spurs
January 11, 2013 by Will Purvis
When Stern dropped the hammer and instituted the dress code, players around the league had to take off the doo-rags and throw on the bow-ties. Players around the league decided to start expressing their individuality in “interesting” ways. We rank the 10 best post-game getups in “Suit Up!”
Category: Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat, New York Knicks, Oklahoma City Thunder
| Tags: Suit Up
January 11, 2013 by Brandon Keller
In part Three of the NBA Talent Rankings, the top five Power Forward and Centers are ranked. The Power Forwards feature two early-00’s mainstays who should be calling games on TNT, not dominating them. As for the Centers, some surprise at the top. Let’s just say Dwight is NOT happy.
Category: Atlanta Hawks, Boston Celtics, Chicago Bulls, Dallas Mavericks, Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers, Memphis Grizzlies, Miami Heat, New York Knicks, San Antonio Spurs
| Tags: C, center, Chandler, Duncan, forward, Garnett, Gasol, Griffen, Horford, Howard, Noah, PF, Randolph, Z-Bo
January 10, 2013 by Brandon Keller
In part two of the NBA Talent Rankings, the top five Power Forward and Centers are ranked. At Shooting Guard, does anyone have the venom to unseat the Mamba? As for Small Forward, I’m going to take a guess and say that the now crowned King may figure prominently in the final tally.
Category: Boston Celtics, Houston Rockets, Indiana Pacers, Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat, New York Knicks, Oklahoma City Thunder, San Antonio Spurs
| Tags: Carmelo, Durant, forward, guard, Harden, Kobe, Lebron, Manu, OJ, Paul George, Pierce, rankings, SF, SG, talent, Wade