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NBA Mock Draft 5.0- Post Ping Pong Balls

Posted on 28. May, 2009 by Nolan Shulman.


*Team Needs HAVE BEEN taken into consideration for this Mock.

1. LA Clippers Clippers- Blake Griffin, Oklahoma: Even with Zach Randolph, Chris Kaman, and Marcus Camby on the roster the Grizzlies can’t pass up the chance to draft Griffin. He gives them athleticism, intensity, defensive presence, and a great character guy in the [...]

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Posted on 21. Apr, 2009 by Nolan Shulman.


Team Needs HAVE been taken into consideration
April 21, 2009

1. Sacramento Kings – Blake Griffin, Oklahoma (SF/PF) Soph
2. Washington Wizards- Hasheem Thabeet, Uconn (C) Junior
3. L.A. Clippers- Ricky Rubio, DKV Joventut (PG)
4. Oklahoma City Thunder- James Harden, Arizona St. (SG) Junior
5. Minnesota Timberwolves- Brandon Jennings, Lottomatica Roma (PG)
6. Memphis Grizzlies- [...]

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Final Four Preview: Uconn vs Mich St.

Posted on 04. Apr, 2009 by Nolan Shulman.


Amid speculation that this could be Jim Calhoun’s final post season run, the Huskies are playing some of their best basketball of the year. You would think that the combination of losing their best defensive player (Dyson) for the season, having their starting small forward (Stanley Robinson) academically ineligible for first semester, and yahoo’s [...]

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FF All-American Teams

Posted on 02. Apr, 2009 by Nolan Shulman.


1st Team All-Americans
PG- Jonny Flynn, Syracuse, Soph. : Flynn led Syracuse on a huge late season expolsion, including a historic run in the Big East Tournament that featured a 6OT classic with Uconn.
SG- James Harden, ASU, Soph. : Noone seems to know what happened to the Super Soph, or come up with an explanation as [...]

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NBA Draft Profile:
Hasheem Thabeet, Uconn

Posted on 24. Mar, 2009 by Justin Shulman.


Standing 7′3 and weighing in at 263 pounds, Hasheem Thabeet defends the goal better than anyone in the college game. Born and raised in Tanzania, Thabeet wanted to use basketball to elevate his life. Hasheem never took up the game until he was 15, and thus had a long way to go before [...]

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