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Old Man of the Year: Tim Duncan

The Old Man of the Year Award goes to the player whose age and pro­duc­tion graph are seem­ingly at odds with com­mon logic. This award shall also hence­forth be named the ‘Tim Dun­can Award’. Tim Duncan…

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Most Disappointing Player: Lance Stephenson (& why we should have seen this coming)

Dis­ap­point­ment is always rel­a­tive to expec­ta­tion. Expec­ta­tion is a prod­uct of rep­u­ta­tion and oppor­tu­nity. Rep­u­ta­tion often lags behind the actual on-court per­for­mance of a player. A great oppor­tu­nity is some­times the wrong one. And when everything…

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Comeback Player of the Year: Al Horford

This award goes to a player who before this sea­son, or in parts of the sea­son seemed to be ‘done/washed up/finished/a shell of his for­mer self/past his prime’ because of injuries, a career slump or just…

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Basketball Jones: Terrence Jones takes off…

With his recent string of strong play, high­lighted by his career night against the Bucks where he dropped 36 & 11, Ter­rence Jones is show­ing flashes of other ver­sa­tile lefty bigs like Lamar Odom and Josh…

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Posting & Toasting: Big Al dominates the Knicks

Every­thing seemed to be com­ing together for the Knicks. They’d won five in a row, includ­ing a sig­na­ture win against the Heat. They came into Char­lotte with Tyson Chan­dler mak­ing his return in the mid­dle. The…

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Triple Over-Team part 2: The Bulls goes to 3OT again!

We already men­tioned Chicago’s unusual knack for triple over­time games… and they fur­ther rein­forced the point by giv­ing us another one the other night against the Magic. They’ve lost Rose, traded Deng and are still somehow…

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Rookie Showdown — Round 1: MCW vs Oladipo

Unsus­pect­ingly, games that would have gone unwatched and def­i­nitely unre­mem­bered, defi­antly stake their claim on the col­lec­tive bas­ket­ball watch­ing con­scious­ness. The Magic-Sixers game on the 3rd of Decem­ber 2013 was one such game. There was no…

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Iggy Pop: The other A.I. returns to Philadelphia

The newest mem­ber of the G S Dubs – the poor man’s Scot­tie Pip­pen a.k.a. The Other A.I. – came home today. & what a home­com­ing it was. Igoudala returned to face a sud­denly scrappy and…

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Mr. Me Too: Michael Carter Williams’ historic rookie debut

On a night when Philly hon­ored its best player in the last 20 years, a Rookie forced him­self into the spot­light with a his­toric night. Rook­ies have had great debuts and early sea­son games before. Der­rick Rose…