Tag Archives: Kawhi Leonard

NBA Playoffs Stats Of The Day– April 26, 2017

It's Russell Westbrook's last game for the 2016-17 season so this will be a tribute of some sorts to the future MVP. NBA Playoffs Stats Of The Day-- April 26, 2017 1. That's why you don't take Beastbrook out of the game... Russell Westbrook was off the floor for 6 minutes in Game 5. In those 6 minutes, the Rockets outscored the Thunder 27-9. pic.twitter.com/AicL24JgEd — ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) April 26, 2017 2. ... although he had his share of struggles in Game 4. From Read More

NBA DFS Playoffs: 3 Players To Avoid On Thursday, April 20, 2017

NBA DFS Playoffs: 3 Players To Avoid On Thursday DeMar DeRozan, SG, Toronto Raptors ($8,000) Everything is exposed in the playoffs and unless DeMar DeRozan finds ways to expand his range or create for others, I don't think the high-scoring guard is a wise investment at $8,000. His rebounding numbers may even be just a fluke. At this point, teammate Kyle Lowry may be a better option (though at a slightly higher price) having seen his last performance. However, if you want the bang for your Read More

5 Awesome NBA Stats Of The Day– March 30, 2017

5 Awesome NBA Stats Of The Day-- March 30, 2017 1. All about the technicals: Kawhi Leonard: 465 NBA games, 1 Technical Kawhi never gets angry. A post shared by SB Nation (@sbnation) on Mar 28, 2017 at 2:40pm PDT Want something better? What about Mike Conley's 699 games and 0 (ZERO!) techs? DeMarcus Cousins played in 483 games and has 111 technical fouls called his way. Felt like it was way more than that. 2. Historical perspective on Russell Westbrook's season... 3. Cooking Read More

March 29, 2016– 5 Interesting NBA Facts and Stats

1. Kawhi Leonard is great but... it's clear his bread-and-butter is NOT scoring. There are a gazillion of NBA players right now who have better single-game career-high in points than the San Antonio forward (Kawhi's career high is 32 points, by the way) . This guy has a lot of time so he took the liberty to list down ALL of the players mentioned. 2. Strictly talking about assists, John Stockton is in a league of his own. The Utah Jazz legend has averaged at least 13.5 assists for FIVE CONSECUTIVE Read More

January 25, 2015– DFS Basketball Best Value Picks

January 25, 2015-- DFS Basketball Best Value Picks: A nine-game slate provides us with plenty of options from down to bottom: The Studs Kemba Walker, PG ($8,400) Just three days ago, Kemba obliterated the Orlando Magic defense with 40 points. A couple days before that, he torched the Utah Jazz with 52! That's how crazy Walker has gone the past week against very stout defenses. Now imagine what he can do to Sacramento, who plays with the highest pace in the NBA and also allows the most points Read More

January 16, 2016– Fascinating NBA Stats Of The Day

1. Day of triple-doubles. Owners of Hassan Whiteside, Russell Westbrook, and Marcus Smart were having a field day last night. All three of them recorded triple doubles, the most impressive one on Whiteside. The Miami Heat big man stepped up without Dwyane Wade, tallying 19 points, 17 rebounds, and a crazy 11 blocks! Westrbook and Smart were not so bad, dropping almost the same numbers. The Thunder dynamo had 12 points, 11 rebounds, and 10 assists while Smart had 10 points, 11 rebounds, and 11 Read More

Jan. 14, 2016– NBA Daily Fantasy Basketball Value Picks

Some NBA Daily Fantasy Basketball Value Picks for a six-game Thursday: The Studs Kyle Lowry, PG ($8,500) Kyle Lowry has been an absolute stud the past five games. He compiled at least 43 fantasy points during that span including topping at 52 points in a road game at Cleveland. The battle with Orlando is the Toronto Raptors' fifth consecutive road game so at this point, it doesn't matter whether Lowry is at home or in another building. He simply produces. Kawhi Leonard, SF ($8,100) Unlike Read More

January 2, 2015– 5 Interesting NBA Stats

Some interesting NBA stats from an eleven-game night. January 2, 2015-- 5 Interesting NBA Stats: 1. The Timberwolves are not taking good care of their leads. Bad habit if you want to win. Wolves have already lost 4 games after leading by at least 17. The largest number for an entire season in last 20 years is 5 — Jon Krawczynski (@APkrawczynski) January 3, 2016 They led 24-7 versus the Bucks in the first quarter Saturday night but ultimately lost, 95-85. 2. Lance Thomas Thomas is no household Read More

NBA November 27, 2015– Daily Fantasy Basketball Value Picks

It's the night after Thanksgiving so everybody's well-rested and good to go. NBA November 27, 2015-- Daily Fantasy Basketball Value Picks The Studs Kevin Love has been very steady and dependable for the Cleveland Cavaliers that's why he is one of our Daily Fantasy Basketball Value Picks on Nov. 27. Kevin Love, PF ($8,300) Kevin Love has been a model of consistency for the Cleveland Cavaliers. In the past 10 outing, he only had one sub-par outing and has topped at least 41.5 Fantasy Points Read More

Fantasy Basketball Team Preview: San Antonio Spurs

Overview: Last season wasn't really a good one for the San Antonio Spurs and all the nagging injuries Tony Parker suffered is primarily the one to blame. Despite being known as a "unit" rather than a one-man show, everything goes where Parker goes. If he's at it, everybody's at it. That said, the Spurs somehow makes every experts list as contenders year in and year out BUT on fantasy previews, the consensus is to AVOID everyone not named Kawhi Leonard (and to a lesser extent, Danny Green) like Read More