1.) Never played sober We have heard guys like Gilbert Arenas, J.R. Smith, and Metta World Peace talk about drinking before games but did you know one player in the NBA that did not play a game sober? This story by former Net Jayson Williams must be the craziest drinking-before-games story ever. In a Podcast interview for Vice Sports, Williams revealed Manute Bol drank Heineken every single day including game days and as a result, the 7-foot-7 Sudanese never played a game with his wits totally Read More
Superstars dropping huge stat lines on a nightly basis are common occurrences in the NBA not only today but going two, three, or even four decades back. The league did not record blocks until 1973-74 so many of George Mikan's or Bill Russell's or Wilt Chamberlain's big stat lines were lost. Nevertheless, we are still left with some of the best fantasy basketball seasons ever starting with some old school stuff. 1.) Wilt Chamberlain, 1961-1962 espn.com Back when the NBA only records points, Read More
1.) Damian Lillard
Dame may have flamed out in the 2018 playoffs but he is still one of the most devastating offensive forces around. He has the fifth highest PPG average among active players at 23.1, behind LeBron James (27.1), Kevin Durant (27), Carmelo Anthony (24.1), and Anthony Davis (23.4).
2.) Steph Curry
Heard this guy is a pretty good shooter. He is second all-time in 3PT percentage among players who appeared in at least 200 games and took at least two three-pointers. The first? Read More